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Mujeres Fuertes y Corazones Saludables, a Culturally Tailored Physical Activity and Nutrition Program for Rural Latinas: Findings from a Pilot Study

Description
Provides an overview of a pilot study of a culturally-tailored group-based nutrition education and physical activity program for rural Latinas in Washington state. Discusses the challenges of recruiting and retaining rural Latinas in a lifestyle program, including limited individual resources, changing contact information, and lack of trust.
Author(s)
Rebecca A. Seguin, Cynthia K. Perry, Emma Solanki, et al.
Citation
International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(4), 630
Date
02/2019
Type
Document
Tagged as
Culture and cultural competency · Hispanic or Latino · Obesity and weight control · Physical activity · Statistics and data · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Women · Washington