Soft Bound Version for Your Health Today: Choices in a Changing Society 6 9781260110494 It’s not just Personal! Your Health Today teaches personal health from a truly inclusive and socially responsible perspective. Enhanced by a unique set of digital learning tools, Your Health Today incorporates the individual, environmental, and broader social factors that impact our well-being, acting as a guide for healthy living in college and beyond.
Soft Bound Version for Your Health Today: Choices in a Changing Society

Soft Bound Version for Your Health Today: Choices in a Changing Society

6th Edition
By Michael Teague
ISBN10: 1260110494
ISBN13: 9781260110494
Copyright: 2017

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ISBN10: 1260110494 | ISBN13: 9781260110494



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Program Details

1: Self, Family, and Community

2: Mental Health and Stress

3: Social Connections

4: Sleep

5: Nutrition

6: Fitness

7: Body Weight and Body Composition

8: Body Image

9: Alcohol and Tobacco

10: Drugs

11: Sexual Health

12: Reproductive Choices

13: Infectious Disease

14: Cardiovascular Disease, Diabetes, and Chronic Lung Diseases

15: Cancer

16: Injury and Violence


17: Complementary and Integrative Medicine

18: Environmental Issues

About the Author

Michael Teague

Michael L. Teague received his doctorate in exercise science, health, and recreation from the University of Northern Colorado. He has been a professor in sport, health, and leisure at the University of Iowa since 1975, and he teaches courses in health, performance nutrition, and sports and recreation management for the Department of Health and Human Physiology. He has also developed and taught online courses on personal health, nutrition, and health promotion. Dr. Teague received the Outstanding Teacher Award from the University of Iowa in 1993-1994, and also holds a secondary appointment with the College of Public Health. He has authored several books about health promotion and aging as well as books about aging and leisure. Dr. Teague has served as a health observer for the U.S. State Department in East Timor, an advisory committee member for Healthy People 2000, a taskforce member for Women’s Health in Iowa, and a health promotion grant reviewer for the National Institutes of Health, the Canadian Fitness and Lifestyle Research Institute, and the Canadian Diabetes Association. He was the director of a 26-part video series titled Healthy Living: Road to Wellness, used in distance learning and campus health courses across the United States. This series received 22 national and international video awards. In addition, Dr. Teague was the co-producer for The Victories of Dan Gable, which aired on HBO Signature in 1999. In his leisure time, Mike enjoys golf, racquetball, basketball, wallyball, and running.