Nursing and Physical Inactivity Intervention
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This paper discusses the prevailing problem of physical inactivity. The paper explains that families that inadvertently promote physical inactivity as a lifestyle often have salient behavior characteristics. Assessment and interventions grounded in different theories are discussed. An advanced practice nurse can act as a catalyst to bring about change in these individuals, particularly in the form of less costly primary prevention.
From the Paper:"Physical inactivity has become a significant issue, especially with the concern regarding the alarming prevalence of obesity and related diseases such as cardiovascular disease, Type 2 diabetes mellitus, colon cancer and hypertension in not only developed countries but also worldwide (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 2000). All these diseases are linked with physical inactivity depending on the disease. For example, obesity, cardiovascular disease and Type 2 diabetes mellitus are linked to physical inactivity in that calorie expenditure does not exceed caloric ..."
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