School of Public Health, Yazd Shahid Sadoughi Univ Med Sci Assessment of Lifestyle Nomadic Tribe of Marv Dasht city in 10 aspects

Seyed Saeid, Mazloomymahmoodabad, Parivash Kazemi, Aabas Dehghanitafti, Arefeh Dehghanitafti, Seyed Mazloomymahmoodabad, Parivash Kazemi, Aabas Dehghanitafti, Arefeh Dehghanitafti
2017 …… Tolooebehdasht Journal   unpublished
Lifestyle is the pursuit of activities such as proper diet, sleep, exercise, weight control, non-smoking, and immunization to maintain and promote health and prevent diseases.. This study was conducted to determine nomads'lifestyle status of Marvdasht city. Methods: This cross-sectional study on 330 people from nomads of Marvdasht city was conducted by random sampling. Standardized life style questionnaire with 70 questions was used in the study. Collected data was analyzed in SPSS software
more » ... g descriptive statistics, t-test, and ANOVA test. Results: Among all respondents of the study,54/2% were men and 45/8% were women. 51/8% of respondents strongly agreed which keep their body healthy In terms of lifestyle, There was a significant relationship between weight and nutrition control with age (p=0/040).. Furthermore, there was a significant relationship between sport and health with sex (p = 0.04) and age (p = 0.008). Conclusion: Sport and health dimensions have the lowest average. Dimensions of Weight and nutrition control, psychological health and drug avoidance have the lower average than other dimensions respectively. Therefore, nomadic life improvement" especially in terms of physical activity, requires more attention.