Journal of Childhood Obesity Open Access

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Editorial - (2020) Volume 5, Issue 3

Childhood obesity : An Open Access

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Nursing practice is enhanced not only through evidence based practice but with a strong connection between theory and research. Based on this philosophy, the theories related to perception will be explored. The Health Belief Model (HBM) and the Social Cognitive Theory (SCT) are the most common theories that have been used as theoretical approaches to study the phenomenon of parental perceptions of childhood weight status