Application of Epidemiology to Obesity
Need assistance in analyzing the obesity problem in the U.S. as compared to another developed country in which the obesity problem is not as significant. Include factors such as age, gender, race, socioeconomic status, and marital status in your analysis. Need assistance hypothesizing the reason why the rate of obesity is higher in the U.S. than the other country.
Need assistance comparing obesity rates and obesity-related health care costs in your state to all of the U.S. Recommend how your state can treat obesity as a threat to public health.
Need assistance suggesting how politics of this issue will hinder the ability as an epidemiologist to help your community and / or state deal with the issue of obesity.
Need assistance proposing four (4) new policies or laws that the government can implement to address the obesity problem in the U.S. Include the implications of those policies or laws on people, health insurance, health care providers, businesses, and the food industry.
Need assistance assessing and address the causes which have made obesity rates increase for the past decade.
Use at least four (4) quality academic resources in this assignment.