Current Health Topic Reports, health and medicine homework help

Assignment #1: Current Health Topic Reports

  • • Locate a recent (within the past two weeks) health-related popular press article (US News, Time Magazine, Men’s Health, Women’s Health, etc.) that interests YOU.
  • Review Current Health Topic Reports Grading Rubric (see below) prior to beginning your paper.
  • Include the following within your report:
  • A BRIEF summary of the main points of the article.
  • Your opinion on the content.
  • The implications of the article’s content (e.g., why the article is relevant and how it could potentially influence personal or global health and/or health behavior)
  • Students will be given time in class to present their findings and opinions.

Current Health Topic Reports Grading Rubric

  • The report details a current (within the past two weeks) health-related event, finding, or debate, and adequately states how it fits into the dimensions of wellness. = 1 point
  • The report includes a concise summary of the main points of the event, research, or issue (demonstrating synthesis skills.) = 1 point
  • The report includes the student’s opinion on the content and the personal, community, and global implications/impact of the health-related event, discovery, or issue. = 2 points
  • The report includes an APA style citation for the reference article. =1
  • You may refer to the APA Manual or this website for help citing in APA style:

    http://www.citationmachine.net/

    • Total Points: ___/5

    Plagiarism is unacceptable and will result in penalty and potential disciplinary action.

     
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