Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation
The growth, development, and learned behaviors that occur during the first year of infancy have a direct effect on the individual throughout a lifetime. For this assignment, research an environmental factor that poses a threat to the health or safety of infants and develop a health promotion that can be presented to caregivers.
Create a 10-12 slide PowerPoint health promotion, with speaker notes, that outlines a teaching plan. For the presentation of your PowerPoint, use Loom to create a voice over or a video. Include an additional slide for the Loom link at the beginning, and an additional slide for references at the end.
In developing your PowerPoint, take into consideration the health care literacy level of your target audience, as well as the demographic of the caregiver/patient (socioeconomic level, language, culture, and any other relevant characteristic of the caregiver) for which the presentation is tailored. Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation
Include the following in your presentation:
- Describe the selected environmental factor. Explain how the environmental factor you selected can potentially affect the health or safety of infants.
- Create a health promotion plan that can be presented to caregivers to address the environmental factor and improve the overall health and well-being of infants.
- Offer recommendations on accident prevention and safety promotion as they relate to the selected environmental factor and the health or safety of infants. Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation
- Offer examples, interventions, and suggestions from evidence-based research. At least three scholarly resources are required. Two of the three resources must be peer-reviewed and no more than 6 years old.
- Provide readers with two community resources, a national resource, and a Web-based resource. Include a brief description and contact information for each resource.
Refer to the resource, “Creating Effective PowerPoint Presentations,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on completing this assignment in the appropriate style.
Refer to the resource, “Loom,” located in the Student Success Center, for additional guidance on recording your presentation.
While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion. Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation
You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Refer to the LopesWrite Technical Support articles for assistance.
The major environmental factors which have the potential to affect both health and safety of infants Both indoor and outdoor air pollution. Poor sanitation and drinking of unsafe water (Kim, 2018). Availability of infectious disease vectors. The exposure of children to hazardous chemicals.
There are different environmental factors which are very which have the highest potential to affect the health f the young ones and the infants. Factors such as unsafe water, air pollutions can cause different complications to the health of the young ones. Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation
The main Environmental factor Drinking of unsafe water Poor or inadequate sanitation
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In most of the time, contaminated water is because d by poor environmental care such as exposure of chemicals from industries or companies direct to rivers or dams. That lack of education and good care of children can lead to poor sanitation. Both the poor sanitation and unsafe water can cause various diseases infections such as diarrheal which lead to death or poor health.
How poor sanitation and unsafe drinking of water can affect health and safety of infants They can lead to diarrheal infections Child underweight Physical stunted Vulnerable to diseases
Contaminated water and poor sanitation has the potential to cause diarrheal infections. As a child starts to have diarrheal, he or she my loose weight and the physical bodyy may be stunted from growth. As the body becomes more weak then it becomes vulnerable for other diseases. Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation
Health Promotion plans and strategies Raise awareness and provide effective education towards environmental health factors Reduction of child exposure to pollutants through education and regulations towards environmental factors which have the potential to affect the infants health as well as development. Invest in different programs inoder to raise access to clean water and sanitation facilities inoder to make the children’s hygiene practice better (Park, 2020).
There are different strategies which can be used inoder to combat the environmental factors which are threat to the life’s and health of the young ones. Raise of awareness, investing indifferent programs and also having regulations to make water bodies clean and the entire environment clean can help in solving the prolem.
Raising of awareness and provision of education Families should be taught Community should be made aware (Kinyanjui, 2019). The children should be taught
Families and community members especially parents and the people sorrounding a child
should be made aware of various environmental factors which a threat to life of young ones and they should be shown how to deal with them. The children also should be shown how to sanitize every time and keep off from risky envronment. Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation
Reduction of child exposure to pollutants through education and regulations Use of clean fuel (Park, 2020). Smoking away from children Effective Chemical disposal
The family members should be educated and advice on which fuels to avoid such as poor coking stoves . The parents should be advices t smoke cigarettes way from the infants and also government can put regulations against smoking in cities, towns and makers. The government should also put regulations toward industral chemical disposal inoder to make the environment clean for the children.
Invest in different programs in oder to raise access to clean water and sanitation facilities
Use of appropriate drug therapy Optimal breastfeeding (Kinyanjui, 2019). Improvement of nutrition’s Increase to the access of clean water
Diarrhea infections is one of the infections which has been threatening life’s of children. But it can be combated through use of clean water, effective sanitation, combination of nifty breastfeeding and drug therapy as well as good nutrition.
Recommendation on accident prevention and safety promotion related to poor sanitation and drinking of unsafe water based on practices Always drink clean water Parents and family members to sanitize themselves and children Avoid coming in to contact with contaminated water (Park, 2020).
I suggest that everyone should avoid coming in to contact with the contaminated water especially which has been contaminated by industrial chemical and avoid drinking it despite its physical appearance. People should also sanitize themselves and chirldren. Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation
Recommendation on accident prevention and safety promotion related to poor sanitation and drinking of unsafe water based on education Families to be made aware of sanitation and taking of safe water
Parents and teachers to educate children about sanitation and safe water (Kim, 2018). Government to educate community
Since familiy member are usually the closest people to the children, they should be educated on how to take care of their children’s effectively hrough making sure their drink clean water and sanitize them. Parents and teachers should also make aware of benefits of drinking clean water and sanitation to the children . Government should makes sure its citizens are aware on benefits of taking clean water and demerits of taking unsafe water.
Kim, J. (2018). The relationship between frequency of injuries and workplace environment in Korea: Focus on shift work and workplace environmental factors. Safety and Health at Work, 9(4), 421-426. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.shaw.2018.01.006 Kinyanjui Njogu, P. (2019). Role of safety and health awareness in occupational safety and health performance in public health facilities in Machakos County, Kenya. Journal of Health and Environmental Research, 5(1), 1. https://doi.org/10.11648/j.jher.20190501.11 Park, J. (2020). Sleep promotion for preterm infants in the NICU. Nursing for Women’s Health, 24(1), 24-35. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nwh.2019.11.004 Environmental Factors and Health Promotion Presentation