Prematurity Paper

692 Words Aug 12th, 2014 3 Pages
Health promotion is defined as the process of enabling people to increase control over and improve their health (World Health Organization). Health promotion focuses on helping individuals, families, and communities develop the competence and capabilities they required to gain control over day to day life event and circumstances. The Historical view of health promotion is focus on the prevention of disease through the public health movement. The success of historical health promotion then was measured by the eradication of, or inoculation for, contagious and debilitating disease. Thus polio and small pox are now read about in our history books. The health care promotion was focused on improving the ecological condition of people.
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The patient Protection and Affordable care Art (2010) was enacted to begin the process of paying for health promotion program or care provided by insurance, so more people are being cover by preventive health care service today.
However this difference developed due to the changes in economic, technology and the prevailing health issues, more children and young adult are being diagnosed with diseases such as diabetes, obesity, heart diseases, hypertension, e.t.c that are common with old age. Technology advancement, increase the lifespan of people because of advance form of treatment, new innovation in health care delivery The change in the way to promote health need were today with the establishment of functional partnership, with strong network. That includes private and public sector as well as civil society groups. The United State government due to the changes in the pattern of health develops the Healthy people objectives, which develop objectives based on their vision of (to obtain a society in which all people live long, healthy lives. Their missions and overarching goals are review and re set every ten years to meet this vision.
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