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How do cultural views or customs influence each of the six dimensions of health? Provide at least one example within each dimension.

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The six dimensions of health are:

1. Physical - Some cultures eat diet that result in being overweight i.e. country fried chicken, etc. and do not consider the impact of obesity on health. Or, people that have a low socioeconomic status are known to have a higher rate of smoking cigarettes, which is implicated in many diseases, such as heart and cancer.
2. Social - Some cultures ...

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1.Identify which three of the six dimensions of health are your strongest. (Use any three)

2.Describe why you feel the identified three dimensions are your strongest areas.

3.Choose one of the three remaining dimensions you feel needs improvement. Briefly discuss why that dimension is important for you to address at this time.

4.Discuss personal choices you could make and habits you could change to improve your health in the domain you identified as a needs improvement area.

5.Discuss what you want to learn in this course to help you lead a healthy lifestyle.

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