Understanding Your Health with HQ 4. 2 CD, Learning to Go and PowerWeb/OLC Bind-in Card / Edition 8

Understanding Your Health with HQ 4. 2 CD, Learning to Go and PowerWeb/OLC Bind-in Card / Edition 8

by Wayne A. Payne, Dale B. Hahn, Dale B. Hahn, Ellen Mauer
     
 

ISBN-10: 0072985976

ISBN-13: 9780072985979

Pub. Date: 07/23/2004

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

This text offers an exciting and practical approach to the teaching of the traditional content areas of personal health. Its two key themes--the six dimensions of health and the five developmental tasks--help students apply the text's content to their own lives, by improving their decision-making skills. Technology use is also integrated into the text with Online…  See more details below

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This text offers an exciting and practical approach to the teaching of the traditional content areas of personal health. Its two key themes--the six dimensions of health and the five developmental tasks--help students apply the text's content to their own lives, by improving their decision-making skills. Technology use is also integrated into the text with Online Learning Center boxes, HealthQuest activities, and "Health on the Web" boxes.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072985979
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
07/23/2004
Edition description:
Book & CD-ROM
Pages:
680
Product dimensions:
8.54(w) x 10.82(h) x 1.07(d)

Table of Contents

1Health: Support for Your Future1
2Achieving Emotional Maturity: Keys to Your Mental Health24
3Stress: Managing the Unexpected42
4Physical Fitness: Enhancing Work, Study, and Play64
5Nutrition: The Role of Diet in Your Health90
6Weight Management: Sensible Eating and Regular Exercise126
7Psychoactive Drugs: Use, Misuse, and Abuse160
8Alcohol: Responsible Choices188
9Tobacco Use: A Losing Choice214
10Cardiovascular Disease: Turning the Corner244
11Cancer and Chronic Conditions268
12Infectious Diseases: A Shared Concern294
13Sexuality: Biological and Psychosocial Origins326
14Sexuality: A Variety of Behaviors and Relationships344
15Fertility Control: Responsible Choices for Your Future368
16Sexuality: Pregnancy and Childbirth394
17Consumerism and Health Care: Making Sound Decisions418
18Environment: Influences From the World Around Us446
19Violence and Safety: Coping in Today's Society476
20The Maturing Adult: Moving Through Transitions500
21Dying and Death: The Last Transitions524
AppendixesA-1
GlossaryG-1
IndexI-1
CreditsC-1

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