In order to enter this Discussion forum, you will need to create a thread and submit your initial response post first. See instructions above. Please reach out if you have any questions.
Select one of the following topics to be the focus of your post this week:
Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus Major Depression Elder Abuse
Cardiovascular Disease Self-Mutilation Bipolar Disorders
Congestive Heart Failure Domestic Violence Eating Disorders
Alcoholism Horizontal Violence Dating Violence
Substance Abuse Hate Crimes Human Trafficking
Cancer Mass Shootings Street Gangs
COPD Child Abuse Homicide
Major Depression HIV/AIDS Suicide
Answer ALL of the following questions related to your topic in your initial post:
-Describe and analyze the incidence and prevalence of the topic you selected, as it applies to your community or state.
-Discuss and compare factors that influence the development or progression of the topic you selected.
-Discuss at least 2 health prevention interventions that you could utilize to combat the topic you selected.
-Compare the roles of the community health nurse, the primary care physician/provider, mental health provider, and other appropriate healthcare providers; and how collaborative care would look like in the community with this type of issue.
Please include the Topic Title in the subject line of your initial post. Follow the discussion rubric including a nursing, peer-reviewed journal article for initial responses. Responses to classmates must be to a topic other than your own.