Prior to beginning work on this discussion, read Chapter 5 in your textbook, the Heart Disease Facts (Links to an external site.) website, and review this weekâ€™s Instructor Guidance.
Review the risk factors identified in Chapter 5 that are associated with cardiovascular disease. Follow the topic below, review your assigned topic and address the required components in your initial post. Your initial post must be a minimum of 250 words and use your textbook as a resource.
With Bronfenbrennerâ€™s macro-level system in mind, discuss what you believe to be the most prevalent societal factor that has contributed to the increase in cardiovascular disease (e.g., occupation, environmental factors, food processing, lifestyle behaviors, socioeconomic status, etc.). Give your rationale.