Physical activity behavior of American Indian mothers.

  title={Physical activity behavior of American Indian mothers.},
  author={Nancy L Fahrenwald and Patti Shangreaux},
  journal={Orthopedic nursing},
  volume={25 1},
BACKGROUND Mothers of young children who live in low-income households are a population at-risk for sedentary living that could experience important health benefits from improved physical activity behavior. Previous research among Caucasian mothers attending the Women, Infants and Children (WIC) program showed that the Transtheoretical Model of behavior change was an appropriate model for designing interventions for activity promotion. PURPOSE This study examined the Transtheoretical Model of… CONTINUE READING