ERIC Number: EJ403402
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1990
Reference Count: 0
Radio: Untapped Teaching Tool. Effective Nutrition Education for Hispanics.
Romero-Gwynn, Eunice; Marshall, Mary K.
Journal of Extension, v28 p9-11 Spr 1990
A radio course on nutrition consisted of 5 20-minute programs broadcast on a Spanish station in California. Participants (125 Hispanic women) were pre- and posttested and given certificates of completion. Of 102 respondents, 67 percent listened to all 5 lessons. A significant number increased knowledge; reported decreased consumption of fats, salt, and sweets as well as improved shopping skills. (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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