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Connect Core Concepts in Health, BIG, BOUND Edition https://www.mheducation.com/cover-images/Jpeg_400-high/1260500640.jpeg 16 2020 9781260500646 McGraw-Hill Education's digital and teaching learning tools are built on the solid foundation of Connect Core Concepts in Health's authoritative, science-based content. Connect Core Concepts in Health is written by experts who work and teach in the fields of exercise science, medicine, physical education, and health education. Connect Core Concepts in Health provides accurate, reliable, and current information on key health and wellness topics while also addressing issues related to mind-body health, research, diversity, and consumer health. The pedagogical program for the Sixteenth Edition maintains important features on behavior change, personal reflection, critical thinking, and other key content and skills.
09781260500646
Connect Core Concepts in Health, BIG, BOUND Edition

Connect Core Concepts in Health, BIG, BOUND Edition, 16th Edition

ISBN10: 1260500640 | ISBN13: 9781260500646
By Paul Insel, Walton Roth

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* The estimated amount of time this product will be on the market is based on a number of factors, including faculty input to instructional design and the prior revision cycle and updates to academic research-which typically results in a revision cycle ranging from every two to four years for this product. Pricing subject to change at any time.

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McGraw-Hill Education's digital and teaching learning tools are built on the solid foundation of Connect Core Concepts in Health's authoritative, science-based content. Connect Core Concepts in Health is written by experts who work and teach in the fields of exercise science, medicine, physical education, and health education. Connect Core Concepts in Health provides accurate, reliable, and current information on key health and wellness topics while also addressing issues related to mind-body health, research, diversity, and consumer health. The pedagogical program for the Sixteenth Edition maintains important features on behavior change, personal reflection, critical thinking, and other key content and skills.

Part One: Establishing a Basis for Wellness
1. Taking Charge of Your Health
2. Stress:The Constant Challenge
3. Psychological Health
4. Sleep

Part Two:Understanding Sexuality
5. Intimate Relationships and Communication
6. Sex and Your Body
7.Contraception
8. Abortion
9. Pregnancy and Childbirth

Part Three:Substance Use Disorders: Making Responsible Decisions
10. Drug Use and Addiction
11. Alcohol:The Most Popular Drug
12. Tobacco Use

Part Four:Getting Fit
13. Nutrition Basics
14. Exercise for Health and Fitness
15. Weight Management

Part Five:Protecting Yourself From Disease
16. Cardiovascular Health
17. Cancer
18. Immunity and Infection
19. Sexually Transmitted Infections

Part Six:Living Well in the World
20. Environmental Health
21. Conventional and Complementary Medicine
22. Personal Safety

Part Seven:Accepting Physical Limits
23. Aging: A Vital Process
24. Dying and Death

Appendix A Nutrition Resources
Appendix B A Self-Care Guide for Common Medical Problems 
Connect

By prompting students to engage with key concepts, while continually adapting to their individual needs, Connect activates learning and empowers students to take control resulting in better grades and increased retention rates. Proven online content integrates seamlessly with our adaptive technology, and helps build student confidence outside of the classroom.

SmartBook® 2.0

Available within Connect, SmartBook 2.0 is an adaptive learning solution that provides personalized learning to individual student needs, continually adapting to pinpoint knowledge gaps and focus learning on concepts requiring additional study. SmartBook 2.0 fosters more productive learning, taking the guesswork out of what to study, and helps students better prepare for class. With the ReadAnywhere mobile app, students can now read and complete SmartBook 2.0 assignments both online and off-line. For instructors, SmartBook 2.0 provides more granular control over assignments with content selection now available at the concept level. SmartBook 2.0 also includes advanced reporting features that enable instructors to track student progress with actionable insights that guide teaching strategies and advanced instruction, for a more dynamic class experience.

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  2. Then, under "Find a Title," search by title, author, or subject
  3. Select your desired title, and create a course. (You do not have to create assignments, just a course instance)
  4. Go to your Connect course homepage
  5. In the top navigation, select library to access the title's instructor resources

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About the Author

Paul Insel

Paul Insel, Ph.D. is Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Stanford University School of Medicine. He has been the principal investigator of numerous NIH studies involving health education, mental health, blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, and nutrition. He has authored 14 books and more than 100 articles.

Walton Roth

Walton T. Roth, M.D., is Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Stanford University School of Medicine, and Chief of the Psychiatric Consultation Service at the VA Palo Alto Health Care System. He is author of over 150 research articles about how the body reacts to stress and psychological disorders. His clinical specialties are the treatment of anxiety disorders and psychiatric consultation in the general hospital.

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