A church-based diabetes education program for older, African-American women

Irwin, Cathy; Braithwaite, Ronald
January 1997
American Journal of Health Studies;1997, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
Academic Journal
Proposes a church-based diabetes education program for African-American women aged 65 or older. Self-care concepts include knowledge of diabetes; Exercise; Nutritional and drug management; Self-esteem; Social support; Culturally sensitive interventions; Phases of implementation.


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