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Keywords

5 A's Model, faith community nursing, nursing education obesity, overweight, weight management

 

Authors

  1. Kelley, Sabrina

Abstract

ABSTRACT: Over two thirds of U.S. adults are overweight or obese; many view long-term behavior change as unachievable. Faith community nurses are ideally positioned to help people learn strategies for successful weight management. This article discusses the role of faith in lifestyle modification, and the use of the 5 A's Model for weight management.