Web-based interventions for weight loss and weight maintenance among rural midlife and older women: protocol for a randomized controlled trial

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p521
Academic Journal
The article presents a study comparing the innovative web-based alternatives for providing lifestyle behavior-change interventions for promoting weight loss and weight maintenance among rural midlife and older women in the U.S. This Women Weigh-In for Wellness (The WWW study) randomized-controlled trial concludes that such interventions would offer potential for reducing overweight and obesity among a vulnerable, hard-to-reach, population of rural women.


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