Epidemiology is the study of distribution (patterns), cause

Epidemiology is the study of distribution (patterns), causes, and effects of health and related outcomes across populations. Epidemiology involves observational studies (see https://www.ars.usda.gov/northeast-area/beltsville-md/beltsville-human-nutrition-research-center/food-surveys-research-group/docs/wweia-data-briefs/for some nutrition examples), but also includes prevention and intervention work (see National School Meals Programs, WIC, etc). One day, you will be practicing nutrition and/or health promotion in the field.Discuss how epidemiological evidence will support your practice.Describe at least three existing epidemiological resources that you could foresee using in your practice.

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