2. Scholarly Paper Topic: Poverty and Health – Limit 10-12 pages, including title and reference pages.
Students will be required to write a scholarly paper that discusses how poverty impacts health.
The purpose of this paper is to encourage the student to explore in some depth the impact of poverty on the incidence and management of illness, particularly type 2 diabetes. The focus must be on an increasing incidence in children and young adults. The student must review the literature and incorporate at least five (5) peer-reviewed scholarly references related to the impact of low socioeconomic status (poverty) on the susceptibility to type 2 diabetes and the ongoing management issues of the disease.
|Academic Level||College (3-4 years: Junior, Senior)|
|Paper Type||scholarly paper|
|Number of Pages||8 Page(s)/2200 words|