Ao3 Planning Health Campaign

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AO3 Planning a health campaign Anorexia is a psychiatric disorder characterized by an unrealistic fear of weight gain self-starvation, and conspicuous distortion of body image. There are many reasons why an individual could develop anorexia, these include social influences such as the media, who stereo-type girls and women as having to be size 0’s, also it can be because of occupational goals, such as dancers or models wanting to be thinner, there could be psychological factors for example if there has been a history of sexual abuse or the disorder may even be genetic. The health issue As a class we discussed several health issues to gain ideas for our campaign, below is a spider diagram displaying the different issues we discussed. BAD…show more content…
(Correct Answer; 620) These results show that the majority of people (9) thought that 620 was the correct answer, whilst 3 people thought it was 375, nobody thought that there were 115 people diagnosed which shows that there is already awareness about this disorder. Our Aim for the end of the campaign is to increase the general knowledge about the amount of people diagnosed with Anorexia. On average, what age range do you think Anorexia normally occurs between? (Correct Answer; 16-17) These results show that 8 out of 12 people believed that Anorexia occurs mainly occurs between 14 to 15 year olds. 0 out of 12 thought that it was 12 to 13 year olds, which is bad because it means that they were unaware that Anorexia can strike at such a young age. Our aim is to make people aware of the different age ranges Anorexia can develop within. Around what percentage of cases of Anorexia will be fatal? (Correct Answer;…show more content…
Our aim is to raise people’s knowledge about the proper percentage of those who fail to recover from Anorexia. How do you think a case of Anorexia would be treated? Medical Treatment; Doctor and Hospital treatments Psychological Help; Counselling and Therapy Special Diets; Controlled eating habits This pie chart shows that a high percentage of people believed special diets are how you could cure and treat Anorexia. The people that we questioned may not have been aware that Anorexia is a Psychological illness, so would require Psychological help. Our aim is to make people more aware that Anorexia is a mental health issue and cannot be cured by just a change in diet. Do you think that Anorexia cases are more or less common in developing countries? (Correct Answer; Less Common) In this graph we can see that the participants were undecided on the correct answer. This shows us that people are unaware of the implications of the pressures of living in a developed
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