Childhood obesity, Biology

Specify the things needed for a nurse-led primary health care practice relating to childhood obesity. In particular, you need to do the following two things:

(a) Indicate:

  • What nurses would need to know, understand, be aware of in relation to childhood obesity, if they are to have a primary health care approach (PHC)
  • What sorts of services would be best to offer
  • Who would be approached, contacted, addressed in a PHC service approach to childhood obesity What community resources, institutions, etc would/could be involved
  • How the relevant population in the community would be informed about your service - in an effective way, that is, a way which will likely result in their taking advantage of the service

(b) Explain briefly how your recommendations in (a) are relevant to addressing the problem of childhood obesity.

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