An Invitation to Health
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Author : Dianne Hales

9781111827007

704 Pages  Paperback 

15th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2011, 2009, 2007

©2013 , Published

$168.00

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In this new edition of the market-leading personal health text, Dianne Hales invites your students to build their future of healthy living by applying the concepts to evaluate their current lifestyle and make healthy changes. Delivering the most current and thorough coverage available, AN INVITATION... more

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Comprehensive coverage: Designed for an introductory-level personal health course, AN INVITATION TO HEALTH: BUILD YOUR FUTURE, is known for its emphasis on behavior change, up-to-date coverage, student-friendly style, and practical, action-oriented approach. It covers a wide range of health topics, ... more

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NEW! "Health in Action" gives students a brief list of Do's and Don'ts for healthy behavior. Examples include "Count Your Blessings," "Assessing a Relationship," and "Analyzing Your Diet".

NEW! "Health in the Headlines" provides links to articles in Global Health Watch reporting on a variety of hot... more

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