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Motivating students to make healthy choices
Long known for its currency, research, and strength in behavior change, Access to Health provides key information through a consistent framework for motivating students to make healthy life choices. As a teacher, mentor, and researcher, Rebecca J. Donatelle knows the issues that are important to today’s students. Through her friendly writing style, she addresses students’ concerns and teaches them to be savvy and critical consumers of health information.
The MasteringHealth Edition continues to offer learners up-to-date research, in-depth coverage of a wide variety of relevant topics, appealing visual presentation, and a focus on behavior change, while now providing support beyond the page with MasteringHealth. Content revisions make material even more engaging and accessible to learners and include updates to online/digital tools and a new mini-chapter focusing on financial health. New end-of-chapter Study Plans in the text, self-assessments, and relevant media assets are assignable in MasteringHealth, where students can practice and instructors can track student progress.
Superior support beyond the classroom with MasteringHealth
MasteringHealth is an online homework, tutorial, and assessment product designed to improve results by helping students quickly master concepts. Students benefit from self-paced tutorials that feature immediate wrong-answer feedback and hints that emulate the office-hour experience to help students stay on track. With a wide range of interactive, engaging, and assignable activities, students are encouraged to actively learn and retain tough course concepts.
0321976967 / 9780321976963 Access to Health Plus MasteringHealth with eText -- Access Card Package, 14/e
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Rebecca Donatelle is a professor emeritus in Public Health and was the Coordinator of the Public Health Promotion and Education Programs in the College of Health and Human Sciences at Oregon State University. She has a PhD in Community Health/Health Education, a Master of Science degree in Health Education, and a Bachelor of Science degree with majors in both Health/Physical Education and English. She is also a Certified Health Education Specialist. In addition to her varied teaching responsibilities, Becky has been an active researcher in the area of health behaviors and behavior change. She received the Leadership Award, outstanding teacher award in her college, and a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Presidential Award for Promising New Research in the Smoke-Free Families National Initiative.
Chapter 1: Accessing Your Health
Focus On: Improving Your Financial Health
Chapter 2: Promoting and Preserving Your Psychological Health
Focus On: Cultivating Your Spiritual Health
Chapter 3: Managing Stress and Coping with Life’s Challenges
Focus On: Improving Your Sleep
Part 2 Creating Healthy and Caring Relationships
Chapter 4: Building Healthy Relationships and Communicating Effectively
Chapter 5: Understanding Your Sexuality
Chapter 6: Considering Your Reproductive Choices
Part 3 Building Healthy Lifestyles
Chapter 7: Eating for a Healthier You
Chapter 8: Reaching and Maintaining a Healthy Weight
Focus On: Enhancing Your Body Image
Chapter 9: Improving Your Physical Fitness
Part 4 Avoiding Risks from Harmful Habits
Focus On: Recognizing and Avoiding Addiction
Chapter 10: Drinking Alcohol Responsibly
Chapter 11: Ending Tobacco Use
Chapter 12: Avoiding Drug Misuse and Abuse
Part 5: Preventing and Fighting Disease
Chapter 13: Protecting against Infectious Diseases
Chapter 14: Protecting against Sexually Transmitted Infections
Focus On: Understanding Your Health Inheritance
Chapter 15: Preventing Cardiovascular Disease
Focus On: Minimizing Your Risk for Diabetes
Chapter 16: Reducing Your Cancer Risk
Chapter 17: Reducing Risks and Coping with Chronic Conditions
Part 6 Facing Life’s Challenges
Chapter 18: Becoming a Responsible Health Care Consumer
Chapter 19: Preventing Violence and Abuse
Focus On: Reducing Your Risk for Unintentional Injury
Chapter 20: Preserving and Protecting Your Environment
Chapter 21: Preparing for Aging, Death, and Dying