An Invitation to Health: Live It Now! Brief Edition

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Author : Dianne Hales


512 Pages  Paperback 

9th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2014, 2012, 2010

©2016, Published


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Offering the most current coverage available, AN INVITATION TO HEALTH: LIVE IT NOW! BRIEF EDITION, 9e equips students with the information and tools they need to build a foundation for a future of healthy living. Extremely student friendly, this market-leading personal health text integrates health ... more


Dianne Hales is a leading textbook author and prolific health journalist whose immersion in current health issues is reflected throughout AN INVITATION TO HEALTH: LIVE IT NOW! BRIEF EDITION, 9e. Hales' unique understanding of today's college students enables her to focus on topics and issues that ar... more

New to this Edition

New chapter (Chapter 13) on Consumer Health, which includes ways to evaluate health information, prepare for a medical exam, get quality traditional and alternative health care, and navigate the health-care system.

The theme of the 9/e is "Live It Now!" emphasizing that students can make healthy ch... more