• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
A Student Guide to Health [5 volumes]: Understanding the Facts, Trends, and Challenges (Hardback)
  • A Student Guide to Health [5 volumes]: Understanding the Facts, Trends, and Challenges (Hardback)
zoom

A Student Guide to Health [5 volumes]: Understanding the Facts, Trends, and Challenges (Hardback)

(author), (editor)
£207.00
Hardback 1213 Pages / Published: 07/09/2012
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

This comprehensive, five-volume reference set is aligned with the National Health Education Standards, containing up-to-date, scientifically based information on a variety of health and wellness topics relevant to high school students.


* Five expansive volumes covering such diverse topics as media, family, and peer influences on body image, sexual behavior, diseases and disorders, mental health and wellness, and relationships

* Contributions from psychologists, educators, and teen contributors

* "What People are Saying" sidebars disbursed throughout that provide opinions by young adults, as well as "Case Reports" and "Facts and Myths"

* Dozens of illustrations including those of human reproductive anatomy

* A glossary defining hundreds of terms relevant to health and wellness, such as pandemic, Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), and neurotransmitter

Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 9780313393051
Number of pages: 1213
Weight: 2449 g
Dimensions: 235 x 156 x 81 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
"The volumes are replete with real-life examples, and the wealth of information is presented in a compelling manner." - PsycCRITIQUES
"This five-volume health and wellness education reference presents practical information that supports the National Health Education Standards (NHES) for high school (grades 9 through 12). . . . The work is well done for young students as well as laypersons." - Choice
"This new set from Greenwood provides comprehensive health information for teens that conforms to the National Health Education Standards. . . . Presenting information from multiple perspectives encourages students to see the big picture. . . . Critical-thinking elements are incorporated throughout. . . . This very useful set offers an introduction to a wide variety of health-related issues." - Booklist
"This set is aligned with the National Health Education Standards for promoting and supporting health-enhancing behaviors for students in grades 9 through 12. . . . This material is intended to be of interest to teens and is full of practical advice and information on resources for that audience." - Library Journal

You may also be interested in...

BMA New Guide to Medicine & Drugs
Added to basket
DK
£18.99   £14.99
Paperback
The Emperor of All Maladies
Added to basket
Concise Medical Dictionary
Added to basket
Irritable Bowel Solutions
Added to basket
Contented Dementia
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
Your Pregnancy Week By Week
Added to basket
£19.99   £15.99
Hardback
Say No To Arthritis
Added to basket
£13.99   £10.49
Paperback
The Complete Guide to Asperger's Syndrome
Added to basket
Treat Your Own Back
Added to basket
The Only Way to Stop Smoking Permanently
Added to basket
Treating Arthritis the Drug Free Way
Added to basket
Anticancer
Added to basket
Feeling Good
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
The Autistic Brain
Added to basket
BMA A-Z Family Medical Encyclopedia
Added to basket
Bipolar Disorder
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.