Barriers and Facilitators to the Uptake and Maintenance of Healthy Behaviours by People at Mid-Life: A Rapid Systematic Review.

@article{Kelly2016BarriersAF,
  title={Barriers and Facilitators to the Uptake and Maintenance of Healthy Behaviours by People at Mid-Life: A Rapid Systematic Review.},
  author={Sarah Kelly and Steven A Martin and Isla Kuhn and Andy Cowan and Carol Brayne and Louise Lafortune},
  journal={PloS one},
  year={2016},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={e0145074}
}
BACKGROUND With an ageing population, there is an increasing societal impact of ill health in later life. People who adopt healthy behaviours are more likely to age successfully. To engage people in health promotion initiatives in mid-life, a good understanding is needed of why people do not undertake healthy behaviours or engage in unhealthy ones. METHODS Searches were conducted to identify systematic reviews and qualitative or longitudinal cohort studies that reported mid-life barriers and… CONTINUE READING
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