Discuss how public health is related to the social and behavioral sciences. For examples of contributions, see Table 4-1. Add your own examples and relate the social science contribution to public health.
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The behaviour, social and environment factors plays a vital role in the puplic health care. The socila nad behavioural science can provide a better understanding about the public health care and solving the public health care issues. The behaviour and the health science can be applied in implementing and individual level behaviour in preventing and eliminating the communicable and deadly dieases.
For example the prevention of the HIV virus can be considered here. The behaviur and the social science provides light of knowledge on the public to understand how the disese is spread and how it can impact the life of the people. This enables the people to take appropriate corrective actins and to be concious about the disease. Through utilizing the positive attitudes of this science the public health can be protected.