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Keywords

diabetes faith, self-management (DSM), homelessness, nursing, religion type 2 diabetes

 

Authors

  1. Lew, Kelley Newlin
  2. Arbuah, Nancy
  3. Nguyen, Thuy

Abstract

ABSTRACT: This participatory action research project explored the perspectives and challenges of homeless persons living with, or at risk for, type 2 diabetes. Because these persons were sheltered in and served by a church, their perspectives provide understanding about how religious faith may influence diabetes self-management.