Exploring family health
Exploring family health

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Exploring family health

Learning outcomes

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  • understand how ‘health intervention’ is targeted to change family eating habits

  • understand the rise in obesity and how it can be linked to family lifestyles

  • understand how families care for and cope with illness

  • interpret information in graphical form and explore a website for information to support your understanding.

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