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Author(s): Tina M Penhollow
Points to Health is the latest textbook in health promotion and health education. It highlights the current practices of health and the future of health science. It is written at a level for upper undergraduate or graduate courses. The textbook is divided into five sections. The first part covers the history, goals, settings and responsibilities of the profession; as well as the agencies and professional organizations associated with health education. Parts two-four details intrapersonal models, interpersonal models, and community models of health behavior.
Discovery English: Speaking and Listening for Advanced English Language Learners is a complete course in academic speaking and listening for advanced ESL students. This text mimics introductory level college courses and prepares students for future academic careers.
Features of Discovery English include:
Author(s): Cynthia Burwell
Personal and Community Health for Today’s College Students, a customized version of Dr. Lana Zinger’s Healthy Happy Long Life, features Did You Know sections that periodically interject and highlight statistics pertaining to the presented chapter topic. Worksheets and chapter homework aid in student comprehension of the material.
This book is designed to help individuals understand how their lives can be enhanced by making and implementing appropriate healthy fitness and wellness choices throughout one’s lifetime. Choices made today will shape your future in all dimensions of wellness. In order to enjoy the highest quality of life, combat degenerative diseases, and cope effectively with day-to-day stressors, a commitment must be made to implement and consistently practice positive fitness and wellness behaviors.
Author(s): Deborah J. Good
Practical Metabolic Nutrition: A Systems Approach to Vitamins and Minerals is not your average vitamins and minerals textbook. Practical Metabolic Nutrition uses a systems-based approach to energy metabolism. This innovative approach provides a better overall understanding of the intimate relationship of the micronutrients in whole body physiology.
The instructional framework of this text is designed to build reading, writing, and literacy skills. By becoming familiar with and capitalizing on individual learning styles, student interests, and different career paths, educators become better able to meet the unique needs of their students. This text allows the instructor and the student to work together to provide dynamic and authentic instruction that addresses these diverse individual needs. The instruction content in this text has been reduced to its basic components that can be expanded and developed upon to provide students a le