Write an essay of +1500 words on the following:
Describe the relative and changing prevalence of communicable and non-communicable diseases in the United Kingdom from the 1800s up to the present day. Your essay should include explanation for why these changes have occurred.
Explain the pattern of disease incidence in the 18/19th centuries compared to 20th / 21st centuries. Which diseases were/are more prevalent in each of the two eras
Explain why the change in the pattern and type of disease occurrence has happened in that way ( think about social factors such as changes in housing, amount of physical activity people undertake in their daily lives, housing and sanitation improvements, dietary improvements ( or not!), medical treatments such as vaccines, antibiotics, the free healthcare available on NHS since miIDle 1900s.
Finish with a conclusion as to where you think the pattern of health is going, bearing in mind lifestyles, warnings of antibiotics losing their potency etc, increased global migration
Internet:You need to search the internet for information use only reliable sources such as public museum sites, academic or government department websites, recognised charities
( e.g. British Heart Foundation)