As defined by Dr. William C. Shiel, Jr. for MedicineNet.com, lifestyle diseases are “diseases associated with the way a person or group of people lives.” Research lifestyle diseases and discuss the following:
Examples of lifestyle diseases, along with their causes.
Prevention methods for lifestyle diseases.
Reasons it may be challenging to make healthy lifestyle changes.
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Review the grading rubric in Course Resources. Every post must be at least 50 words and in proper English form for full credit. Your posting plus your reply to one other student is worth 20 points posted at DB7 in the Grade Center.