Demographics of the Elderly
What are the significant demographic characteristics of the elderly population in the United States? How do these demographics inform their health and their communities as a whole?
- Discuss how their individual behaviors and lifestyles are affected by factors within and outside their control.
- Identify three significant environmental factors and their impact on the health of elderly populations.
- Identify health education and promotion strategies that could be implemented to improve the overall health and well-being of this group.
Support your answers with properly cited references
Include THREE academic references above 2017
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APA FORMAT AND INDEX CITATION
PLEASE WRITE FROM PUBLIC HEALTH PERSPECTIVE
Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion. (n.d.). Older adults. HealthyPeople 2020. https://www.healthypeople.gov/2020/topics-objectives/topic/older-adults