- Review this week’s Learning Resources, focusing on the gender-related differences and similarities in issues related to health.
- Select a physical health issue that interests you that has gender-related differences, and research this health issue using the Walden Library and other reputable academic sources.
- Search the literature for effective strategies to mitigate the risk of the health issue.
By Day 4
Post a brief description of the physical health issue you selected. Then, compare (similarities and differences) the following factors for men and women:
- The incidence, mortality rate, diagnosis, and prognosis of the health issue
- The lifestyle and behavior differences that lead to and/or may prevent the health issue
- Issues related to health care access, diagnosis, and treatment by health care professionals
Finally, provide strategies from the literature that may help to mitigate the risk of this health issue.