Health Issues Associated with Societal Evolution

Choi, Bernard C. K.; Cmpbell, Norman R.; Taylor, Gregory; Kaplan, Mark; Morrison, Howard
June 2006
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Jun2006, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p129
Academic Journal
The article discusses the health problems that are linked with societal evolution. Despite the fact that societal evolution has resulted in improved health and longevity, it also has its share of negative outcome such as decreased physical activity, changes in dietary habits and increased body mass. According to the author, to ensure a continuous evolution of public health improvement, politicians should guide food manufacturers and individuals through regulation and legislation.


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