Effects of Disease on the Health Care Industry: Endocrine System Health

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Effects of Disease on the Health Care Industry: Endocrine System Health

Complete the table on the following page. Choose 2 diseases or disorders to complete the table.Be sure to properly cite references and sources for any information or facts used.

A general example has been provided for you.

Example:

Disease or DisorderTreatment ModalitiesCultural Beliefs/Practices Affecting this DiseaseEpidemiological StatisticsAvailable Consumer Resources(e.g., financing, information, support)Impact on Society
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS)· Prevention (education, exposure avoidance)· Antiretroviral treatment (required to begin directly after infection)· Antiviral medications sometimes slow disease progression but cannot cure it once contracted.· AIDS is a disease that only affects the LGBT community (myth).· Contracting HIV is an automatic death sentence (myth).· HIV/AIDS is currently incurable (fact).· Education and proper preventive measures are crucial in fighting this disease.· Worldwide, 2.5 million new cases reported in 2011 (CDC)· 635,000 individuals with AIDS have died in the United States to date (CDC).· An estimated 1.1 million people in U.S. were living with AIDS in 2009 (CDC).· Websites:www.cdc.gov/hiv/default.htmlwww.aidshealth.orgwww.aids.gov· Funding for prevention and research from the government and private sector· Educational programs, UNICEF· Considered a worldwide epidemic (Shi, 2014)· In 2012, the U.S. government spent more than $20 billion on HIV/AIDS programs and research.· Has an impact on social lives and sexual practices of all citizens in a given society in one way or another.

References

Shi, L. (2014). Introduction to Health Policy. Chicago, IL: Health Administration Press. Washington, D.C.: AUPHA Press. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2013). Retrieved from www.cdc.gov/hiv/default.html

Complete the table below for 2 diseases that you have chosen that affects the endocrine system. In each box, you are required to list 3 to 5 bulleted statements regarding the heading of that box.

Cite your sources using APA format.

This section is due in Week Four.

Chosen Endocrine Disease or DisorderTreatment ModalitiesCultural Beliefs/Practices Affecting this DiseaseEpidemiological StatisticsAvailable Consumer Resources(e.g., financing, information, support)Impact on Society
List chosen disease here·····

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