HS 53700 Contemporary Trends in Wellness

This course is designed to give a broad overview of the current trends in wellness that impact the goal of living a healthful lifestyle and achieving personal well-being. Students will explore a wide variety of available resources at individual, community, and global levels that impact health promotion, healthcare, and legislation. Topics covered include health organizations, communicable and chronic diseases, socioeconomic issues, environmental issues, and emerging trends that impact wellness behaviors and long-term health.