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This new textual content is aimed toward allied future health execs, nurses and scholars, assisting them to make the hyperlinks among healthiness promoting thought and practice.

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Health promotion activities will be explored in depth in Chapters 4 and 5; however, the following are examples of types of health promotion activities that take place in prison settings: • Prisoners are engaged in producing leaflets or magazines covering aspects such as self-examination and sexual health issues. If collaboration between prison staff and the prisoners is evident, and if prisoners are engaged and their viewpoints valued, then there is more likely to be a change in health-related behaviour.

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End of chapter questions 1 How does an understanding of health and its determinants impact on your practice? 2 What is the difference between health inequality and health inequity? 3 What is the role of the World Health Organisation in promoting health and well-being? 117] at [07/18/16]. Copyright © McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC. Not to be redistributed or modified in any way without permission. A GUIDE TO PRACTICAL HEALTH PROMOTION 04/07/2012 07:45 References Dahlgren, G. and Whitehead, M.

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