The purpose of the study is to prevent diabetes and pre-diabetes through the synthesis of evidence and focusing on barriers together with implementing behavior change to the targeted group, which includes the low social class of people. …
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Data was collected through questionnaires and interviews. It is more accurate and private and the need to get quality feedback was the main reason for use of this method.
The risks involved in this type of data analysis include the language barriers, as the natives were the target group. Financial problems and loss of contact between one group and another in form of communication were also reported.
Use of different age and different ethnic groups together with relatives helped in reducing researcher bias. The data method was appropriate with the type of research conducted for this findings. The author identifies some difficulties encountered in the process of research such as language barrier and high cost condition to conduct the research. Data management practices included correlation and comparison with other journals from the internet and other sources. The findings did not address the whole purpose of the study since the study was restricted only the data was partially analyzed. Interpretations did not reflect the true findings even though reported change on healthy lifestyles was reported. Some of the variations were explained as the difference between men and women in Muslim religion and cultural beliefs on some types of food consumed. The findings came up with the information on beliefs and cultures on some food influence healthy development while the religion factor, especially on women, also is different with other journals of research.
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She was admitted to the hospital when she started to show signs of acute withdrawal. She had completely stopped walking and talking to people though she was not diagnosed with any physiological problem. As her brother and sister were living far away from her place, they kept her in their parental house with a domestic help to take care of her.
Health can be regarded as a social phenomenon, a way of living that can be easily communicated within institutions such as the family. The McGill model of nursing that is grounded in the premise that behavior change is largely voluntary and that health promotion is highly likely to be successful if it is participatory.
Barriers in this sense refer to the obstacles that delay and prevent target populations, especially the vulnerable groups such as the disabled, women, children, and the elderly from accessing, affording, and utilizing the much needed health services. In addition, barriers to health care also make these at-risk people get inferior health services compared to the advantaged sections of the population (Purnell & Paulanka, 2008).
The integration of family nursing into urgent care settings have become a great challenge due to the high level of patients’ acuity along with the increased demands of service delivery, commonly 7 days each week and 14 hours per day. Nursing practice faces unpredictable circumstances from patient emergencies and personnel changes to therapeutic encounters and patient recoveries, hence, reinforcing the relations of nurses with their patients and families.
. Resnick, M.D., Bearman, P.S, Blum, R.W. (1997) and Dryfoos, J. (1990) found that predictors of school failure, delinquency, drug abuse, teen pregnancy, and violence indicates that many of the same factors predict many different outcomes. Bonding to school and family protects against a broad range of health-risk behaviors in adolescence.
The introduction gives the basis of discussion by defining some of the terms to be discussed here. The introduction also gives a brief description of the problem at hand and the relevant case; the responsibility bestowed on a community health worker, who seeks to reduce the factors that contribute to heart diseases in the community.
In America, various public health strategies are developed to promote better health for the community. In the recent times, increased cost of healthcare deliverables have become major concern for the public as well as for the government who is bearing the major cost through Medicare and Medicaid.
These developing healthy minds are the future of the nation as they are going to become the healthy adult citizens making active communities (Barnes and Row, 2008).
The emphasis is laid down to promote health is based on the research and everyday practice to explore those areas of health practice that have not traditionally emerged out in health promotion text (Moodie and Hulme, 2004).
Health defines to the universal condition of the body and the mind. The health promotion designed in the paper addresses the health condition of Edna, a 74-year-old woman who suffers from type 2 diabetes, asthma and short-term memory loss. Edna’s problem can