Volume No. :   8

Issue No. :  4

Year :  2018

ISSN Print :  2231-1149

ISSN Online :  2349-2996


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A study to assess the effectiveness of nursing intervention towards factors contributing to obesity towards modification of health status among adolescents in selected schools of Sangrur, Punjab



Address:   Mrs. T. Jeya Rani
Life Guard Nursing Institute, Vill. Bhindran, Kaloudi Road, Sangrur – 148001
*Corresponding Author
DOI No: 10.5958/2349-2996.2018.00108.8

ABSTRACT:
Adolescent is considered as a period of transition from childhood to adulthood. Adolescent health and rights will yield large benefits for forthcoming generation. Aim: To evaluate the effectiveness of structured teaching program on sex education among adolescent. Method: An experimental study was conducted on 60 adolescents for assessing their knowledge regarding sex education. Results:The study results showed, adolescent have scored adequate knowledge regarding sex education in experimental group.Conclusion: There is significance association between post-test knowledge in experimental group and demographical data like mothers education, age at menarche and source of information of the adolescent. Hence, structured teaching program is very important in promoting, sexual health among adolescent age group.
KEYWORDS:
Nursing intervention , Obesity
Cite:
T. Jeya Rani. A study to assess the effectiveness of nursing intervention towards factors contributing to obesity towards modification of health status among adolescents in selected schools of Sangrur, Punjab. Asian J. Nursing Education and Research. 2018; 8(4):517-530.
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