STEP 1: The state of our health issues have changed over the decades. Choose a decade after 1900 and identify a health issue that was prevalent during that decade.
STEP 2: Using a reputable journal find an article about this health issue. Acceptable journals include Journal of Sociology, American Sociological Review, American Journal of Sociology, The Sociological Review, Journal of Public Health, Health Education Research, American Journal of Public Health, the Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, or other similar journals. The study should have been performed within the past 10 years.
STEP 3: In an essay between 400-600 words,
identify the decade you chose and the health issues
provide a brief summary of the article
compare and contrast the health issue of the decade with the same issue today. How has the health issue evolved? Include individual, environmental, medical, and societal influences on that health issue.
The essay should includes correct APA citations (both in-text and in a reference page) for the articles or other reference materials used.