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Alters and Schiff Essential Concepts for Healthy Living, Seventh Edition Includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access

Author(s): Jeff Housman, PhD, MCHES, Assistant Professor in Department of Health & Human Performance, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
Mary Odum, PhD, CHES, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas
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  • ISBN-13: 9781284049978
  • Navigate 2 Advantage Access     718 pages      © 2016
Price: $140.95 US List
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Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.

Essential Concepts for Healthy Living, Seventh Edition urges students to think critically about their health and overall wellness and empowers them, with clearly identified tools, to help them reach this goal. It provides a clear and concise introduction to the latest scientific and medical research in personal health and highlights common behaviors and attitudes related to individual health needs.  The Seventh Edition, with an all new author team, includes a wealth of new and updated data, including modern information on violence and abuse, relationships and sexuality, and physical fitness.

With Navigate 2, technology and content combine to expand the reach of your classroom. Whether you teach an online, hybrid, or traditional classroom-based course, Navigate 2 delivers unbeatable value. Experience Navigate 2 today at www.jblnavigate.com/2.

Features & Benefits

  • NEW – Expanded sections on sexual assaults on college campuses
  • NEW – Updated and additional material on workplace violence, including military violence
  • NEW – Includes the latest information on suicide and suicide prevention
  • Combines evidence-based information with critical thinking activities to guide students through analysis of their own health behavior
  • Lifestyle analysis activities, provided in the student workbook, use current tools and methods to guide students through the behavior change process
  • Diversity in health case studies are used to highlight experiences of diverse populations regarding specific behavioral topics or outcomes
  • Managing your health entries in each chapter focus on practical ways to incorporate health behavior into one’s lifestyle

Applicable Courses

The goal of this textbook is to provide students with the information they need to understand and implement the basic principles of physical, mental, and spiritual wellness. It is ideal for courses in:

  • Personal Health
  • Health Education
  • Personal Wellness
  • Health Studies
Chapter  1  Health: The Foundation for Life
Chapter  2  Psychological Health
Chapter  3  Stress and Its Management
Chapter  4  Violence and Abuse
Chapter  5  Reproductive Health
Chapter  6  Romantic Relationships and Sexuality
Chapter  7  Drug Use and Abuse
Chapter  8  Alcohol and Tobacco
Chapter  9  Nutrition
Chapter  10  Body Weight and Its Management
Chapter  11  Physical Fitness
Chapter  12  Cardiovascular Health
Chapter  13  Cancer
Chapter  14  Infection, Immunity, and Noninfectious Disease
Chapter  15  Aging, Dying, and Death
Chapter  16  Environmental Health

Jeff Housman, PhD, MCHES-Assistant Professor in Department of Health & Human Performance, Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas

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Mary Odum, PhD, CHES-Texas State University, San Marcos, Texas

The following instructor resources are available to qualified instructors for download

ISBN-13: 9781284049978

Additional Resources for Instructors
Angel ready Test Bank
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Desire to Learn ready Test Bank
Discussion Questions
Image Bank
Instructor Manual
Lecture Outline
Moodle ready Test Bank
Slides in PowerPoint Format
Syllabus
Test Bank
Transition Guide
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Navigate 2 Advantage Access for Alters & Schiff Essential Concepts for Healthy Living

ISBN-13: 9781284075748

Navigate 2 Advantage Access for Alters & Schiff Essential Concepts for Healthy Living, Seventh Edition  is a digital-only Access Code that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.

With Navigate 2, technology and content combine to expand the reach of your classroom. Whether you teach an online, hybrid, or traditional classroom-based course, Navigate 2 delivers unbeatable value. Experience Navigate 2 today at www.jblnavigate.com/2.