Health-promoting lifestyles of university students in Mainland China
- Avoiding relapse in behaviour change. Croghan, Emma // Nursing Standard;4/20/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 32, p50
This article, the third of eight in the health promotion series, aims to offer nurses strate-gies to help clients avoid relapsing into previous behaviour patterns following a lifestyle change.
- The design of a real-time formative evaluation of the implementation process of lifestyle interventions at two worksites using a 7-step strategy (BRAVO@Work). Wierenga, Debbie; Engbers, Luuk H.; van Empelen, Pepijn; Hildebrandt, Vincent H.; van Mechelen, Willem // BMC Public Health;2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p619
Background: Worksite health promotion programs (WHPPs) offer an attractive opportunity to improve the lifestyle of employees. Nevertheless, broad scale and successful implementation of WHPPs in daily practice often fails. In the present study, called BRAVO@Work, a 7-step implementation strategy...
- GET TO KNOW... KAREN COLLINS. Schaeffer, Juliann // Today's Dietitian;Jul2014, Vol. 16 Issue 7, p58
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- The Antecedents of Preventive Health Care Behavior: An Empirical Study. Jayanti, Rama K.; Burns, Alvin C. // Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science;Winter98, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p6
A conceptual model of preventive health care behavior is proposed and tested. Results suggest that preventive health care behaviors are strongly influenced by the value consumers perceive in engaging in such actions. This value is greatly affected by response efficacy, or the person's belief...
- Culture Change and Ethnic-Minority Health Behavior: An Operant Theory of Acculturation. Landrine, Hope; Klonoff, Elizabeth // Journal of Behavioral Medicine;Dec2004, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p527
Data on acculturation and ethnic-minority health indicate that acculturation has opposite effects on the same health behavior among different ethnic groups; opposite effects on different health behaviors within an ethnic group; opposite effects on the same health behavior for the women vs. the...
- Measuring health literacy in populations: illuminating the design and development process of the European Health Literacy Survey Questionnaire (HLS-EU-Q). Sørensen, Kristine; Van den Broucke, Stephan; Pelikan, Jürgen M.; Fullam, James; Doyle, Gerardine; Slonska, Zofia; Kondilis, Barbara; Stoffels, Vivian; Osborne, Richard H.; Brand, Helmut // BMC Public Health;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Background Several measurement tools have been developed to measure health literacy. The tools vary in their approach and design, but few have focused on comprehensive health literacy in populations. This paper describes the design and development of the European Health Literacy Questionnaire...
- Practical guidance on sexual lifestyle and risk. Price, Bob // Nursing Standard;3/16/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 27, p46
This article advocates using a critical thinking framework as a health promotion tool to help nurses promote thought and discussion in relation to sexual lifestyles. The aim is to encourage clients or confidants to assess sexual risk for themselves and others, and to promote safe sex.
- Physicians' Beliefs about the Importance of 25 Health Promoting Behaviors. Sobal, Jeffery; Valente, Carmine M.; Muncie Jr., Herrbert L.; Levine, David M.; Deforge, Bruce R. // American Journal of Public Health;Dec1985, Vol. 75 Issue 12, p1427
Abstract: A mail survey of 1,040 primary care physicians in Maryland examined their beliefs about the importance of 25 behaviors for promoting the health of the average person. Physician consensus existed across specialties in rating most health behaviors as very important and few as very...
- HOW CAN HEALTH PROMOTION PROFESSIONALS SUPPORT AUTONOMOUS MOTIVATION? Terry, Paul E. // American Journal of Health Promotion;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 27 Issue 6, pTAHP-10
In this article the author reflects on the ways in which health promotion professionals can support autonomous motivation among consumers. In the article the author offers his opinions on financial incentives in health promotion, on self-determination theory and on a wellness program at...