19 April 2011
Body Weight and Body Composition
The current trend in America is to look as the celebrities and athletes do; lean, tone, and
all around healthy. Even though many of those who belong under the
What a Healthy Diet Looks Like for College Age Students
The dreaded freshman fifteen is a serious concern for college students. However, it is
preventable through healthy eating and following a simple exercise program. With unlimited
access to a variety o
September 9, 2015
Chapter 1 Concepts
1. Health is the state of complete physical, mental, social, and spiritual well-being.
The process of adopting patterns of behavior that can lead to improved health and
September 28, 2015
Chapter 3 Concepts
Intimacy is the emotional component of love, including feelings of closeness, warmth,
openness, and affection.
Passion is the sexual component of love, including attrac
The idea that access to health care is a basic right and should not be based on ones
ability to pay bewilders me. However, this concept seems to be gaining popularity across
America, especially with the passing of Obamacare in 2010. Twenty seven million c
LEARNING OBJECTIVE (Chapter 9) Alcohol/Tobacco
1. Discuss patterns of alcohol use in the U.S. and on campus.
a. It has been shown that 65% of Americans drink, and 28% of these drinkers are at
risk drinkers. Drinking patterns are typically established by t
LEARNING OBJECTIVES (Chapter 6) Fitness
1. Discuss benefits and guidelines of physical activity and exercise.
a. There are many benefits of physical activity including physical (longer lifespan),
cognitive (stimulates growth of new brain cells), psycholog
Charron-Prochownik, D., Sereika, S., Becker, D., White, N., Schmitt, P., Powell, A., . . . Downs,
J. (2013). Long-Term Effects of the Booster-Enhanced READY-Girls Preconception Counseling
Program on Intentions and Behaviors for Family Planning in Teens Wi
What is Ecstasy?
Methylenedioxy- methamphetamine (MDMA)
A mind-altering drug that acts both as a stimulant & a
Other chemicals such as caffeine DXM, amphetamines,
PCP, or cocaine are added or used to substituted MDMA
Usually comes in ta
Concepts of Health HE 101-81 2015
Activity: The FITT Principle
Match each component of the FITT principle to its example.
Anne bought a heart rate monitor and found that she was only exercising
Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice
Volume 7, Issue 1 Special Issue, Spring 2014, pp. 19-36
2011 Center for Health Disparities Research
School of Community Health Sciences
University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Sexual and Reproductive Health Dis
Cohn, A. (2013). Prolonged University Outbreak of Meningococcal Disease Associated With a Serogroup B
Strain Rarely Seen in the United States. Clinical Infectious Diseases, 57(3), 344-348.
College students living in residential halls are at
23 February 2011
What is Sleep Apnea?
Sleep is very important, and is needed to sustain a healthy lifestyle. Sleep can be defined
as a state of unconsciousness or partial consciousness, used as a period of
24 March 2011
Effects of Alcohol on the Body
Alcoholic drinks have been popular since they were invented, because of their ability to
ease stress and place the drinker in an almost euphoric state. Alcohol
8 March 2011
Most people are very familiar with the food pyramid, or at least acknowledge its
existence. The origins of the Food Guide Pyramid date back, long before vitamins and minerals
C. Dianne Butler
20 January 2011
Health Care Problems
The main cause of stress over health care is not the availability, the price, or any other
common conception. The main problem is actually a lot less complicated than that. Al
1 February 2011
Suicide is a major problem in the United States, especially among adolescents and teens.
In fact, it is the second major source of fatalities among college students. Suicide rates a
27 February 2011
The Inheritance of Genetic Disorders
A genetic disorder is a sickness that is caused by the mutation of a gene or chromosome.
Genetic disorders are passed down from parents to their children; which m
Women Lie, Men Lie By Rebekah Adewumi
Have you ever wondered if your spouse,
boyfriend or girlfriend, or partner is lying to you?
According to studies, 30-60% of relationships
deal with major trust and infidelity issues. Half of
these kinds of relationshi
Concepts of Health 101
In late fourteen centuries, the word stomach was pronounced stomakchus (Greek)
or stomachos (Latin). It later became stomach when it was derived from these Greek and
Latin words. Everyone is familiar with the stomach bei
Concepts of Health HE 101-81 2015
Activity: Healthy vs. Unhealthy Relationships
Indicate whether each characteristic listed below is healthy or unhealthy for a relationship by
underlining the correct choice. Save the document and upload it under Activity: