CLINICAL TRIAL

Participating in Action Civics program for Health Attitude

Class I
Recruiting · < 65 · All Sexes · Winston-Salem, NC

This study is evaluating whether an action civics curriculum has the potential to improve the health and wellbeing of young people.

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About the trial for Health Attitude

Eligible Conditions
Health Attitude · Mental Health Wellness 1 · Social Interactions

Treatment Groups

This trial involves 2 different treatments. Participating In Action Civics Program is the primary treatment being studied. Participants will all receive the same treatment. There is no placebo group. The treatments being tested are not being studied for commercial purposes.

Main TreatmentA portion of participants receive this new treatment to see if it outperforms the control.
Participating in Action Civics program
BEHAVIORAL
Control TreatmentAnother portion of participants receive the standard treatment to act as a baseline.

Eligibility

This trial is for patients born any sex aged 65 and younger. There are 2 eligibility criteria to participate in this trial as listed below.

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Currently enrolled Middle or High School student
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Approximate Timelines

Please note that timelines for treatment and screening will vary by patient
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: varies
Reporting: 1 year following baseline
Screening: ~3 weeks
Treatment: Varies
Reporting: 1 year following baseline
This trial has approximate timelines as follows: 3 weeks for initial screening, variable treatment timelines, and reporting: 1 year following baseline.
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Measurement Requirements

This trial is evaluating whether Participating in Action Civics program will improve 1 primary outcome, 3 secondary outcomes, and 6 other outcomes in patients with Health Attitude. Measurement will happen over the course of baseline, 4-6 month following baseline, 1 year following baseline.

Community Connection Scale, based on National Study of Adolescent Health
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Questionnaire measures sense of community using a likert scale (1-5) with higher scores indicating higher sense of community
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
The World Health Organization- Five Well-Being Index (WHO-5)
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
WHO5 measures general wellbeing. Responses ranges from 0-25, with 25 representing best possible quality of life.
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Community Connection Scale
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Questionnaire measures sense of community using a Likert scale (1-5) with higher scores indicating higher sense of community. Based on from the California Healthy Kids Survey.
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Child Health Questionnaire Child Form (CHQ-CF87); only mental and physical health items
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Questionnaire measures health and wellbeing. Response options vary from 4-6 levels for the scales; higher numbers indicate better health
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Social wellbeing-School Absences
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Responses are counted as a continuous variable (number of class days missed) to generate a value.
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Questionnaire from the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
Questionnaire measures physical and mental health and wellbeing. Response options vary from 4-6 levels for the scales; higher numbers indicate better health.
BASELINE, 4-6 MONTH FOLLOWING BASELINE, 1 YEAR FOLLOWING BASELINE
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Patient Q & A Section

Please Note: These questions and answers are submitted by anonymous patients, and have not been verified by our internal team.

What are common treatments for health attitude?

Findings from a recent study indicates that lifestyle changes, physical activity and medical treatment are the most common treatments for people's health attitude. Although more research is needed, health attitude is one of the factors that can be considered when promoting physical activity in the future, and promoting a healthy lifestyle should be a top priority.

Anonymous Patient Answer

How many people get health attitude a year in the United States?

Results from a recent paper shows that there are many individuals in America that do not consider themselves to be health conscious, this is especially evident among females. One in every three adults is concerned that they will develop diabetes in the future, and one in nine adults think that they will develop Alzheimer's disease in the future, which show an urgent need in public health to change the attitude of this population toward their health and well-being.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What is health attitude?

Health attitude, in this case, are behavioral choices of consumers about health. health attitude is not one's self-declaration of health status or one's beliefs or attitudes about the health state of people and their families. It is also not a person's knowledge and understanding of the disease process which affects the health status. All three aspects have shown to be affected by gender in recent years. A healthy attitude not only saves us time and money but also enhances our chances of developing health and disease prevention for our children. Although it is difficult to measure health attitude, various studies show that, among other things, such a health attitude in our society would require people to consider at least two of the three aspects of this health attitude.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What are the signs of health attitude?

There are many signs of inadequate health attitude. These include decreased physical activity, lack of eye-to-eye and unhealthy eating habits. Lack of knowledge is one of the factors which are an important sign of inadequate health attitude, and there are others.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What causes health attitude?

Lack of physical activity was the most important risk factor for having a negative attitude towards health and physical activity. The effect of a negative attitude towards health on the activity level and self-care behavior appears only after 11 months of follow-up.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Can health attitude be cured?

Individuals with negative perceptions regarding health and illness appear to be more likely to use alternative medicine strategies. However, perceived health was not related to perceptions of illness, and it may thus serve only as a proxy for attitudes toward illness and health. This finding suggests that a shift in focus from perceived health to perceived illness could have a positive impact on alternative medicine use.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Does participating in action civics program improve quality of life for those with health attitude?

The findings of the present study suggest that participating in action civics may have positive short-term and long-term impacts on physical and psychological health of those with poor quality of life.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What is the average age someone gets health attitude?

Results from the analysis suggest that the patient's age, gender and marital status are the most important factors. Therefore, health attitude screening measures should be designed to account for these factors.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Is participating in action civics program safe for people?

No adverse effects were reported on participants in this pilot study, which demonstrated that a three-hour civic engagement program in rural Alabama is safe and feasible for both male and female adults aged 21-49 years old who are able to communicate effectively in a group format and have the ability to comprehend some basic information. Results from a recent paper were supported by the participants. Additionally, the participants reported high satisfaction/acceptance with the program and recommended it for future programs aimed at reducing stress.

Anonymous Patient Answer

What is participating in action civics program?

A variety of studies have noted the benefits of participating in civics programs and have reported on participants' knowledge about these programs, attitudes about participating in these programs, and participation rates. Additional studies are needed on the most useful way of presenting and evaluating civics programs to different populations.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Has participating in action civics program proven to be more effective than a placebo?

Participation in an action civics program proved to be effective in changing the beliefs and attitudes of students towards their health. Efforts must be made to build more confidence and self-efficacy on health, as the program in this case was not enough to change the attitudes of the students.

Anonymous Patient Answer

Have there been any new discoveries for treating health attitude?

The discovery of 'health attitude' in the medical field is worthwhile on the theoretical level, as it will improve the diagnosis and treatment methods of certain medical conditions, such as depression, cancer, diabetes, chronic respiratory insufficiency, coronary heart disease, end-stage renal disease, and others. The discovery of 'health attitude' may be as relevant as the discovery of the genetic factors in the development of certain health-related traits such as eye color, skin color, and susceptibility to certain cancers.

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