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Health Care and Life Sciences : Epidemiology

Some topic ideas include policies relating to physical activity, drinking and driving, texting and driving, and nutrition.

To begin, research a news article about a policy that impacts population health. Some topic ideas include policies relating to physical activity, drinking and driving, texting and driving, and nutrition.
In your initial post, address the following:
Using the example you found, discuss how the specific policy either positively or negatively impacts public health. Be sure to link to the specific article for your peers’ review.

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Health Care and Life Sciences : Epidemiology

Infectious diseases.

According to the epidemiologic triad, there are three factors that influence the occurrence of disease:
• Etiologic agent
• Host factors
• Environmental factors
Describe each of these factors for a Salmonella foodborne outbreak. What are some of the host factors
that can influence the occurrence of a disease?
Be sure to support your essay with evidence from the literature.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). (2012). Lesson one: Introduction to epidemiology.
Principles of epidemiology in public health practice (pp. 1-1:1-20). U.S. Department of Health and Human
Services, Office of Workforce and Career Development.
https://www.cdc.gov/csels/dsepd/ss1978/lesson1/section6.html
Begum, F. (2016). Mapping disease: John Snow and Cholera. https://www.rcseng.ac.uk/library-and-
publications/library/blog/mapping-disease-john-snow-and-cholera/
Lippi, D., Gotuzzo, E., & Caini, S. (2016). Cholera. Microbiology Spectrum, 4(4), PoH-0012-2015.
do: 10.1128/microbiolspec.PoH-0012-2015.
World Health Organization (WHO). (2020). Infectious diseases.
http://www.who.int/topics/infectious diseases/en/
World Health Organization (WHO). (2020). Vector-borne diseases
http://www.who.int/heli/risks/vectors/vector/en/

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Health Care and Life Sciences : Epidemiology

Please read the rubric for milestone one and refer to the journal assignment that you previously wrote to help with this assignment.

Please read the rubric for Milestone One and refer to the Journal assignment that you previously wrote to help with this assignment. Please rewrite Milestone One assignment.