Chronic Disease Prevention -Chronic diseases are estimated by the World Health Organization to cause 36 million deaths around the world each year. Many factors contributing to these diseases are preventable. Learn about specific ways to advocate for patients and families about how to develop a plan to prevent chronic illness.
Discuss patients at risk for the development of type 2 DM, CAD, and stroke.
Identify dietary, exercise, stress management recommendations for reducing the risk of type 2 DM, CAD, and stroke.
Identify evidenced-based practice guidelines for pharmacological interventions.
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