Effect of web-based she smart education models on adolescent girl’s knowledge, attitudes, and practice about obesity



  • A. Herliah Midwifery Study Program, Graduate School of Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia
  • Yusring Sanusi Baso Learning Media Center, Learning Resource and E-Learning, Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia
  • Healthy Hidayanty Department Of Nutrition Sciences, Faculty of Public Health, Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia
  • Syafruddin Syarif Department of Electrical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia
  • Aminuddin Department of Nutrition, Faculty of Medicine, Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia
  • Burhanuddin Bahar Department Of Nutrition Sciences, Faculty of Public Health, Hasanuddin University, Makassar, Indonesia


adolescent girls, behavior, education, obesity, web-based


Obesity is a disorder characterized by excessive accumulation of body fat. The nutritional impact is more than just disturbing the aesthetics of appearance. Obesity (overweight and overweight) is a new chronic disorder that soon becomes a global pandemic that is quite difficult to control. To improve the knowledge, attitudes, and Practice of Adolescent Girls about obesity. Use Pre-Experiment with one group pre-test and post-test design. Sampling technique using purposive sampling and obtained a total of 47 respondents. The research was conducted in the Senior High School of 12 Makassar in September-October 2021. Data analysis using the McNemar test. The results of statistics showed that there is an influence on the use of the web-based   She Smart education model of the knowledge and attitudes of Adolescent Girls with a value of p-value=0.008 (p<0.05). And there was no influence on the use of the web-based   She Smart education model on the Practice of Adolescent Girls with a p-value of 0.453 (p>0.05). There is an influence on providing obesity education before and after intervention through web-based obesity education media in improving knowledge and attitudes but does not affect the Practice of adolescent girls in overcoming the problem of obesity.


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Herliah, A., Baso, Y. S., Hidayanty, H., Syarif, S., Aminuddin, A., & Bahar, B. (2022). Effect of web-based she smart education models on adolescent girl’s knowledge, attitudes, and practice about obesity. International Journal of Health & Medical Sciences, 5(1), 50-55. https://doi.org/10.21744/ijhms.v5n1.1832



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