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Nutritional fitness and resilience : a review of relevant constructs, measures, and links to well-being / Karen R. Flórez, Regina A. Shih, Margret. T. Martin.

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Subject: United States. Air Force > Airmen > Health and hygiene.
United States. Air Force > Civilian employees > Health and hygiene.
United States. Air Force.
Nutrition.
Diet.
Families of military personnel > Health and hygiene.
Resilience (Personality trait)
Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena.
Delivery of Health Care.
Family Health.
Health.
Human Activities.
Military Personnel.
Named Groups.
Nutritional Physiological Phenomena.
Occupational Groups.
Persons.
Phenomena and Processes.
Physical Fitness.
Physiological Phenomena.
Population Characteristics.
Psychiatry and Psychology.
Psychological Phenomena and Processes.
Resilience, Psychological.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780833090065
  • ISBN: 0833090062
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xv, 69 pages)
  • Publisher: Santa Monica, CA : RAND, 2014.

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General Note: "RAND Project AIR FORCE."
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 41-69).
Formatted Contents Note: The context of this report -- Background to this report -- Nutritional fitness constructs, measures, and links to health outcomes -- Motivators and barriers: psychosocial and environmental variables -- Interventions that promote nutritional fitness -- Conclusions.
Summary: This report is one of a series designed to support Air Force leaders in promoting resilience among its Airmen, civilian employees, and Air Force family members. It examines the relationship between nutritional fitness and resilience, using key constructs found in the scientific literature that address self-regulation, positive affect, perceived control, self-efficacy, self-esteem, and optimism. Supporting or increasing the levels of the key measures of nutritional fitness identified in this report may facilitate resilience and can protect Airmen, civilian employees, and Air Force families from the negative effects of stress. The report also reviews construct measures, well-being, and resilience outcomes as well as interventions designed to promote the nutritional fitness constructs.
Language Note: English.
Source of Description Note: Print version.

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