Perceived barriers to and incentives for participation in a weight-loss program among low-income women in WIC

  • French S
  • Jeffery R
  • Story M
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A study identified perceived barriers to participation in weight-loss programs among low-income women in the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) in Minneapolis. The cost of the program and availability of child care were most frequently rated as important barriers to participation.

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  • Simone A. French

  • Robert W. Jeffery

  • Mary Story

  • Dianne Neumark-Sztainer

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