(Solution) NSG4076 Week 5 Discussion; Epidemiological Issues


NSG4076 CP02 RN to BSN Capstone Synthesis


Post your initial response to one of the two topics below.

Topic 1 Epidemiological Issues

  • What epidemiological issues did you find in your community?
  • What differentiates these as epidemiological issues vs. individual issues? For example, hypertension in the African American population is an epidemiological issue, but in the Caucasian population, it is an individual issue.

Topic 2 Chronic Diseases

  • Discuss the top two chronic diseases seen in adults in your area.
  • Justify responses with resources.


Florida and Chronic Illness

The state of Florida has quite a diverse population living here. With a warm climate most of the year, the state is among one of the favorite retirement locations. With so many elderly residents, there are many chronic illnesses within the state. Two chronic illnesses that are prevalent within the elderly populace are end state renal disease and cardiovascular disease. Chronic illnesses can challenge people in many ways one of which is financial. In a 2021 ranking, Florida placed 5% higher than the national average of uninsured residents at 22% (American’s Health Rankings, 2022). .…….Please click the icon below to purchase full solution at $10