Connect Core Concepts in Health, BIG, Loose Leaf Edition
– Connect: A highly reliable, easy-to-use homework and learning management solution that embeds learning science and award-winning adaptive tools to improve student results.  
- Contains exercises that tie current news stories to key fitness and health principles, learning objectives, helping students make the connection between real life and research findings.  
- Focus on effective and lasting behavior change, by features such as “Take Charge” and “Wellness on Campus”, focusing on actions student can take now and in the future.

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Table of Contents

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Program Details

Part One: Establishing a Basis for Wellness
1. Taking Charge of Your Health
2. Stress:The Constant Challenge
3.Psychological Health
Part Two:Understanding Sexuality
4. Intimate Relationships and Communication
5. Sex and Your Body
7. Abortion
8. Pregnancy and Childbirth
Part Three:Substance Use Disorders: Making Responsible Decisions
9. Drug Use and Addiction
10. Alcohol:The Most Popular Drug
11. Tobacco Use
Part Four:Getting Fit
12.Nutrition Basics
13. Exercise for Health and Fitness
14. Weight Management
Part Five:Protecting Yourself From Disease
15.Cardiovascular Health
16. Cancer
17. Immunity and Infection
18. Sexually Transmitted Infections
Part Six:Living Well in the World
19.Environmental Health
20.Conventional and Complementary Medicine
21. Personal Safety
Part Seven:Accepting Physical Limits
22. Aging: A Vital Process
23. Dying and Death

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