Fit & Well: Core Concepts and Labs in Physical Fitness and Wellness / Edition 5by Thomas D. Fahey, Paul M. Insel, Walton T. Roth, Paul M. Insel
Pub. Date: 07/28/2002
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Fahey's Fit and Well is the best-selling Fitness/Wellness textbook series in the higher education market, know for its accuracy, labs, and rigor. The 9th edition of Fit and Well will be available with the Connect online learning management system, featuring assignable labs, videos, Internet exercises, pre and post tests, an interactive ebook, and more/i>/i>… See more details below
Fahey's Fit and Well is the best-selling Fitness/Wellness textbook series in the higher education market, know for its accuracy, labs, and rigor. The 9th edition of Fit and Well will be available with the Connect online learning management system, featuring assignable labs, videos, Internet exercises, pre and post tests, an interactive ebook, and more. Teaching the Fitness/Wellness class in a hybrid or online format has never been easier.
Fahey's Fit and Well is designed to motivate students to take their health seriously. It helps them understand why they should make healthy choices and how they can change unhealthy patterns. And it gives them the tools to do it.
Fit and Well motivates students through science - Fit and Well provides the information students need to start their journey to fitness and wellness not the random, unreliable information found on the Internet but authoritative, science-based information from experts who work and teach in the field.
Fit and Well motivates students through personal engagement - Fit and Well provides the foundation and the resources students need to create personalized fitness programs, including exercise guidelines, self-assessments, lab activities, descriptions and illustrations of exercises, sample programs, and a wealth of behavior change tools and tips.
Fit and Well motivates students through Connect Fit and Well - McGraw-Hill’s Connect, a new web-based assignment and assessment platform, connects students with their coursework and with their instructors.
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- Fifth Edition
- Product dimensions:
- 8.30(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.80(d)
Table of Contents
1 Introduction to Wellness, Fitness, and Lifestyle Management2 Basic Principles of Physical Fitness3 Cardiorespiratory Endurance4 Muscular Strength and Endurance5 Flexibility and Low-Back Health6 Body Composition7 Putting Together a Complete Fitness Program8 Nutrition9 Weight Management10 Stress11 Cardiovascular Health12 Cancer13 Substance Use and Abuse14 Sexually Transmitted Diseases15 Wellness for Life
Appendix A Injury and Personal Safety A-1
Appendix B Exercise Guidelines for People with Special Health Concerns B-1
Appendix C Monitoring Your Progress C-1
Behavior Change Workbook W-1
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