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Core Concepts in Health

Core Concepts in Health - 10th edition

ISBN13: 978-0073138879

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ISBN13: 978-0073138879
ISBN10: 0073138878
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Copyright: 2006
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
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Core Concepts in Health - 10TH 06 edition

ISBN13: 978-0073138879

Paul M. Insel and Walton T. Roth

ISBN13: 978-0073138879
ISBN10: 0073138878
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Edition: 10TH 06
Copyright: 2006
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Publishing Company
Published: 2006
International: No
Summary

The most reliable and widely used personal health text, Core Concepts in Health utilizes the theme of personal responsibility to teach and motivate students about health and wellness.

Table of Contents

Part One Establishing a Basis for Wellness

Chapter 1 Taking Charge of Your Health
Chapter 2 Stress: The Constant Challenge
Chapter 3 Psychological Health

Part Two Understanding Sexuality

Chapter 4 Intimate Relationships and Communication
Chapter 5 Sex and Your Body
Chapter 6 Contraception
Chapter 7 Abortion
Chapter 8 Pregnancy and Childbirth

Part Three Making Responsible Decisions: Substance Use and Abuse

Chapter 9 The Use and Abuse of Psychoactive Drugs
Chapter 10 The Responsible Use of Alcohol
Chapter 11 Toward a Tobacco-free Society

Part Four Getting Fit

Chapter 12 Nutrition Basics
Chapter 13 Exercise for Health and Fitness
Chapter 14 Weight Management

Part Five Protecting Yourself from Disease

Chapter 15 Cardiovascular Health
Chapter 16 Cancer
Chapter 17 Immunity and Infection
Chapter 18 Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Part Six Accepting Physical Limits

Chapter 19 Aging: A Vital Process
Chapter 20 Dying and Death

Part Seven Living Well in the World

Chapter 21 Conventional and Complementary Medicine: Skills for the Health Care Consumer
Chapter 22 Personal Safety: Protecting Yourself from Unintentional Injuries and Violence
Chapter 23 Environmental Health

Appendix A Nutritional Content of Popular Items from Fast-Food Restaurants
Appendix B A Self-Care Guide for Common Medical Problems

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Core Concepts in Health, Update - 10th edition

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