Many diseases in our society are a result of lifestyle choices. Consider smoking, drinking alcohol and choosing not to partake in physical activity. The government and other organisations spend millions of dollars each year attempting to curb the results of our poor health and lifestyle choices.
This program addresses the National Healthy Priority Area; Cardio-vascular Disease, Cancer Control, Arthritis and Musculoskeletal conditions.
Students will gain an understanding of these diseases and the impact they are having on the health of Australia's population.