Sociological application

Sociological application

Construct a 5-7 page paper that fully explores each of these three areas: Identify and describe a current and major health issue that is a leading cause of mortality in the U.S. or overseas. Explain the medical viewpoint of this health issue. Explain the sociological viewpoint of this health issue. Be sure to include and apply at least 3 social concepts and one social theory learned from the course. Include at least three peer-reviewed journal articles no more than five years old (none that are provided in class) to support your explanation of how both the sociological viewpoint applies to this health issue. Compare and contrast the two viewpoints (medical and social) with respect to this health issue and discuss how each viewpoint has an impact on mortality. It is a good idea to include not only mortality rates but also sources to validate your arguments. The paper should be typed, double-spaced, 1” margins, times new roman 12 pt font, and saved as .doc. The paper should be in APA format (cover page, running header, major heading, subheadings to identify each section, in-text citations, and reference list), You want to make sure most of the information presented within your essay is in your own words.