How to Write a College Health Essay

By Shannon Gurnee
In Education
January 17, 2021
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Today, on Redhead Mom, I’m sharing a partnered guest post about How to Write a College Health Essay.

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One of the most challenging things for any student is academic writing. Of course, students face numerous other challenges, including financial hardships and conflicts in scheduling. With proper budgeting and planning, you can make your college life more comfortable. When it comes to writing a complicated health essay, you need to make sure that you follow the instructions provided. Also, there will be rules regarding how the health essay is to be formatted.

Are you doubting your ability to create an exceptional health essay? Here are some tips on how you can easily ace this important project:

Understand What the Project Entails

Before you can start working on your health essay, you have to understand what your professor requires. Different projects come with different instructions outlining what the student should accomplish. If you want to get the highest possible points for the health assignment, read and reread the instructions. Break down lengthy text into small portions to enhance your understanding of the questions. You could also seek further clarification from your instructor.

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Select a Good Topic

Health essays are written on a range of topics, depending on the nature of the projects. Once you are clear on what the task entails, it is time to start working on your topic. The more interesting the health topic you choose, the more enjoyable you will find the task. Make sure to consider the interests of the people who will read your document.

Also, carry out some research to find out if you can find enough sources to support writing your health essay. The best topics are narrow, interesting, and relevant. There is no problem with seeking assignment help from professionals if you cannot complete the work on your own.

Create a Thesis Statement

The next important stage when it comes to creating your essay is working on the thesis. Often, professors indicate in the instructions that students ought to have a thesis towards the end of the introductory paragraph. Even when this requirement is not explicitly indicated, you still need to make sure that your work contains a well-formatted thesis. What the statement does is summarize the key points you have made in your health essay. It introduces your audience to your position. When planning your essay, start with a working thesis, which can then be improved to a more concise and arguable statement as you continue with data collection.

Create an Outline

An outline for your health essay should be a skeleton, upon which the rest of your document is built. It highlights the various sections and arguments in the text. Many students ignore outlining, assuming that it is not important to the writing process. In truth, however, an outline serves the same function as a recipe โ€” offering guidance and making sure that the end product is top-notch. It saves you time as you gather information and evidence and ensures that you donโ€™t digress from the topic.

To create a good outline, start by brainstorming for ideas. Think about what the topic entails and list down whatever comes to mind. The ideas you come up with can be explored further during research. You could also use them when developing your outline.

Research Widely

You may have heard that health essays should be original and should present unique argumentation. While this is true, you still need to use credible evidence from other sources to support your points. Academic writing should be created in the context of established theories and evidence in a field. Remember, the objective of your health paper is to build on already existing knowledge on an issue.

For you to create a winning essay, research information from a variety of sources.

You can use evidence from peer-reviewed journal articles, books, newspaper articles, and government publications. When going through electronic databases, use suited keywords to target your search and find the most relevant sources.

Organize Your Results and Start Writing

As soon as you have gathered enough information, organize them using your outline and start writing. The process of working on your initial draft should be relatively simple if you got the outline right. Understand that you donโ€™t have to start your health essay from the introduction. Many people find it convenient to write their body paragraphs first, before proceeding to the conclusion and the intro. Use the right structure, restricting each paragraph to only one main idea.

In this article, we have highlighted how students can create exceptional health essay papers. You need to make sure that the paper you ultimately submit does not have spelling and grammar mistakes. So, take some time to perform detailed editing and proofreading.

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Shannon Gurnee is the author of Redhead Mom formerly "The Mommy-Files", a national blog with a loyal following. She has a Bachelor's Degree in Marriage, Family, and Human Development with a Minor in Business Management. Shannon and her husband, Frank, have a large family with 6 awesome kids and love living on the Central Coast near San Luis Obispo, California, as well as traveling around the world. A full-time Social Media and Professional Blogger, Shannon also serves as a National Brand Ambassador for many well-known companies. Her blog focuses on motherhood, family fun activities, traveling, fashion, beauty, technology, wedding ideas and recipes while providing professional opinions on products, performances, restaurants, and a variety of businesses.

2 Responses to “How to Write a College Health Essay”

  1. Elizabeth Tierce-Miller says:

    This is such a great article that I am saving the link to my school account for my teen. She will be into all of this before I know it and these tips are great.

  2. Adrian says:

    I always ponder on creativity and quality of the paper that I may provide to my teacher and I guess that’s great when I see different articles where tips for essays included. Thank you for sharing this post!

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