The Impact of Asthma Health Education for Parents of Children Attending Head Start Centers

  title={The Impact of Asthma Health Education for Parents of Children Attending Head Start Centers},
  author={Genny Carrillo Zuniga and Sarah F Kirk and Nelda Mier and Norma I. Garza and Rose L. Lucio and Miguel A. Zuniga},
  journal={Journal of Community Health},
Parents of children who attend Head Start Centers are key participants in the health promotion and care of their own children. This non-randomized, longitudinal study aimed to test the effectiveness of an educational intervention based on the asthma and healthy homes curriculum targeting parents of Head Start children with or without an asthma diagnosis. One hundred and fifteen parents of children in Head Start Centers received an educational intervention at their corresponding sites… CONTINUE READING
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