Engaging rural women in healthy lifestyle programs: insights from a randomized controlled trial

@inproceedings{Kozica2015EngagingRW,
  title={Engaging rural women in healthy lifestyle programs: insights from a randomized controlled trial},
  author={Samantha L. Kozica and Cheryce L Harrison and Helena J Teede and Sze Wing Ng and Lisa J Moran and Catherine Bohas Lombard},
  booktitle={Trials},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND The obesity epidemic is well established, particularly in rural settings. Programs promoting healthy lifestyles for rural women are urgently needed; however, participant engagement is challenging. In the context of a large randomized controlled trial targeting the prevention of weight gain in rural women, we explored successful recruitment strategies and aimed to understand participants' barriers, enablers and reasons for program participation. METHODS We recruited women (aged 18… CONTINUE READING
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