Public Health Advocacy to Change Corporate Practices: Implications for Health Education Practice and Research

Freudenberg, Nicholas
June 2005
Health Education & Behavior;Jun2005, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p298
Academic Journal
The article describes how corporate policies influence health. Some of the recent health campaigns aimed at changing corporate behavior in different industries are reviewed. The article also defines corporate disease promotion and illustrates the range of public health activities that have emerged to counter such corporate behaviors. It analyzes the role of health professionals, government and advocacy groups in these campaigns and implications of this domain for health education practice and research.


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