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Total Fitness and Wellness - With CD Only

Total Fitness and Wellness - With CD Only - 3rd edition

Total Fitness and Wellness - With CD Only - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780805365061

ISBN10: 0805365060

Total Fitness and Wellness - With CD Only by Scott K. Powers and Stephen L. Dodd - ISBN 9780805365061
Edition: 3RD 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Benjamin-Cummings Publishing Co.
Published: 2003
International: No
Total Fitness and Wellness - With CD Only by Scott K. Powers and Stephen L. Dodd - ISBN 9780805365061

ISBN13: 9780805365061

ISBN10: 0805365060

Edition: 3RD 03

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Summary

Using an active learning approach for the evaluation of fitness levels and nutritional status, Total Fitness and Wellness, Third Edition teaches students how to bring about lifestyle/behavior changes to achieve optimal fitness and wellness. Authors Scott Powers and Stephen Dodd, who have each taught for over 20 years and won various teaching awards, bring their expertise in exercise physiology to this text. In addition to covering the primary concepts of physical fitness and wellness, they provide a strong foundation in both exercise physiology and nutrition and address important issues such as exercise-related injuries, exercise and the environment, and exercise for special populations.

Author Bio

Powers, Scott K. : University of Florida


Dodd, Stephen L. : University of Florida

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

1. Understanding Health-Related Fitness and Wellness.
2. Fitness Evaluation: Self-Testing.
3. General Principles of Exercise for Health and Fitness.
4. Exercise Prescription Guidelines: Cardiorespiratory Fitness.
5. Improving Muscular Strength and Endurance.
6. Improving Flexibility.
7. Nutrition, Health, and Fitness.
8. Exercise, Diet, and Weight Control.
9. Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease.
10. Stress Management and Modifying Unhealthy Behavior.
11. Exercise and the Environment.
12. Exercise for Special Populations.
13. Prevention and Rehabilitation of Exercise-Related Injuries.
14. Prevention of Cancer.
15. Sexually Transmitted Diseases and Drug Abuse.
16. Life Time Fitness.



Appendix: Nutritional Content of Foods, Beverages, and Fast Food Items.
Glossary.
Index.

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Total Fitness and Wellness - With Log Book by Scott K. Powers, Stephen L. Dodd and Virginia J. Noland - ISBN 9780805379358
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