Internal motivations and barriers effective on the healthy lifestyle of middle-aged women: A qualitative approach

@inproceedings{Enjezab2012InternalMA,
  title={Internal motivations and barriers effective on the healthy lifestyle of middle-aged women: A qualitative approach},
  author={Behnaz Enjezab and Ziba Farajzadegan and Fariba Taleghani and Abbas Aflatoonian},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of nursing and midwifery research},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND A healthy lifestyle is one of the basic health-promotion strategies. Several factors are involved in shaping health-promotion behaviors. The internal barriers are the opinion and feelings that surround the individual and are the reasons that complicate the change of behavior. The aim of this study was to identify internal motivations and barriers effective on the healthy lifestyle in middle-aged Iranian women. MATERIALS AND METHODS This was a qualitative study based on content… CONTINUE READING
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