THE EFFECT OF NUTRITION COUNSELING ON THE PROSPECTIVE BRIDESâ€™ KNOWLEDGE IN THE ANEMIA PREVENTION AT UPTD PUSKESMAS WONOGIRI 1
AbstractProspective brides who suffer from anemia are at risk of developing anemia during pregnancy. This will have a negative impact on the growth and development of the fetus in the womb and have the potential to cause complications in the pregnancy and childbirth. Anemia can increase the risk of miscarriage, stunted fetal growth, premature birth, low birth weight, and bleeding that can cause death. Therefore, the importance of the knowledge and awareness of prospective brides about the importance of pre-conception nutrition is something that cannot be ignored. The objective of this research was to determine the effect of nutritional counseling on the prospective bridesâ€™ knowledge in preventing anemia at UPTD Puskesmas Wonogiri 1. This type of research was a quasi-experimental with a one group pretest-posttest design. The sampling technique was total sampling, the number of samples was 25 prospective brides who had their premarital health checked at the UPTD Puskesmas Wonogiri 1. The data analysis technique used the Wilcoxon signed rank test. The results of this study showed that the average value of the respondentsâ€™ knowledge before being given nutritional counseling was 56.40 and after being given nutritional counseling was 75.60. There was an increase in the average knowledge of 19.20. The results of the analysis with the Wilcoxon signed rank test statistical test obtained a p-value of 0.000 (p <0.05). There was an effect of nutritional counseling on the prospective bridesâ€™ knowledge in preventing anemia at the UPTD Puskesmas Wonogiri 1. Keywords: Nutrition counseling, prospective bridesâ€™ knowledge, anemia prevention
Copyright (c) 2022 Jurnal Doppler
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.Authors who publish with this journal agree to the following terms: Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the workâ€™s authorship and initial publication in this journal. Authors are able to enter into separate, additional contractual arrangements for the non-exclusive distribution of the journalâ€™s published version of the work (e.g., post it to an institutional repository or publish it in a book), with an acknowledgement of its initial publication in this journal. Authors are permitted and encouraged to post their work online (e.g., in institutional repositories or on their website) prior to and during the submission process, as it can lead to productive exchanges, as well as earlier and greater citation of published work (See The Effect of Open Access).