Essential Concepts for Healthy Living, Fifth Edition Update provides students with a clear and concise introduction to the latest scientific and medical research in personal health. With its unique focus on critical thinking and analysis of health-related behaviors and attitudes, this text enhances students understanding of their own health needs and presents the scientific background necessary for students to think critically about the reliability of health-related information they encounter in the media. The Fifth Edition Update provides the most current data on a comprehensive array of health and wellness topics and issues. It includes the latest information on: Health Care Costs; Binge Drinking; Alternative Medical Therapies; Mental Illness and Depression; Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Eating Disorders; Physical Activity and Health; Cervical and Prostate Cancer; Drug Use and Abuse, and much more.qUnlike the typical American (Western) diet, traditional food choices of Mediterranean populations supply smaller amounts ... who consume the traditional Mediterranean diet.22 The Diversity in Health essay discusses the traditional Asian diet, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Essential Concepts for Healthy Living Update|
|Author||:||Sandra Alters, Wendy Schiff|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2011-01-28|