Improving Healthy Living Style And Promoted Variety Community Level Health Care

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Health care community has been emphasizing the importance of healthy living style and promoted variety community level health care services to prevent chronic disease prevalence. Obesity is identified to be one of major cause of health issue such as heart disease, type 2 diabetes, and cancer. Centers for disease control and prevention reports 34.9% of United States adults are considered obese (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2015). Moreover, it has been proven that the medical cost is higher for obese people. Therefore, collaborative effort between local-community, employer, schools, and public health become imperative to prevent and reduce the chronic disease. Increase of wellness program delivers the healthier life style in the community.
Several modifiable risk factors such as excess body weight, poor diet, low physical inactivity, hyperglycemia, and high blood pressure contribute to development of cardiovascular disease (Arena et al., 2014). Risk factors listed can be adjustable with a help of community such as employer. Maintenance of work life balance is challenging with many duties on our hand. Routine daily physical activity or healthy diet may not be accessible to many individuals due to financial issue or time limitation. Therefore, robust support of employer in promotion of healthy life style delivers convincing and positive communication to individuals and community how important it is to maintain healthy weight.
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