Author : Sarah J. Woodruff Atkinson
Genre : Exercise
Publisher :
ISBN : 9781492589839
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
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"Developed specifically for the Canadian audience and written for first-year undergraduate students taking a general education fitness and wellness course, Fitness and Wellness in Canada: A Way of Life uses an engaging learning environment to provide students with the tools they need to become fit and well for life. In addition to providing students with an overview of the health-related components of fitness, Fitness and Wellness in Canada: A Way of Life teaches students how to embrace healthy eating and enjoy being physically active. Students learn how to establish fitness and wellness goals for now and throughout their lives. They learn how to manage stress, reduce the risk of metabolic syndrome and cancer, remain free from addiction, and develop a healthy sexuality"--

Author : Carol K. Armbruster
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher : Human Kinetics
ISBN : 9781718210769
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 416 page

With content targeted specifically toward the college-age population, Fitness and Wellness: A Way of Life With HKPropel Access presents evidence-based physical and mental health guidance to point students toward healthy choices that will develop into healthy lifestyles. Authors Carol K. Armbruster, Ellen M. Evans, and Catherine M. Laughlin have more than 80 years of combined health and wellness professional experience, the majority of which has focused on the college population. This enables them to present the material in a contemporary manner that is easily relatable and understood by students. Relevant information on topics such as cardiovascular exercise, strength training, stretching, nutrition, weight management, stress management, substance abuse and addiction, and sexual health will start students on the path to developing a healthy mind and body, which can lead to a better quality of life. Additionally, because Fitness and Wellness: A Way of Life emphasizes behavior modification to develop desired habits, students are armed with the tools they need to make healthy lifestyle changes—for both the present and future: Related online learning tools delivered through HKPropel offer 48 video clips and practical learning activities to provide real-life context to the material Behavior Check sidebars help students integrate health and wellness concepts into their daily lives Now and Later sidebars encourage students to consider how their actions today will affect them in the future The Functional Movement Training section shows exercises to strengthen specific muscles and explains their importance for common activities Infographics, evidence-based tables, and figures illustrate and reinforce key concepts so they are easy to understand The online activities in HKPropel offer students the unique opportunity to engage directly with the content and practice the exercises and strategies presented. In addition to the 48 exercises demonstrating proper exercise technique, lab activities for each chapter will guide students in completing individual assessments, setting goals, and identifying the pros and cons of modifying their behavior. The labs may be assigned by instructors and tracked within HKPropel, and chapter quizzes (assessments) that are automatically graded may also be assigned to gauge student comprehension of the content. The primary goal of Fitness and Wellness: A Way of Life is to provide a personal, evidence-based tool to help students embrace living well. They will learn how to make healthy choices and positive behavior changes to lead and sustain healthier, happier, and more productive lives, now and in the future. Note: A code for accessing HKPropel is not included with this ebook but may be purchased separately.

Author : Charles B. Corbin
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
ISBN : 0073028339
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 486 page

Concepts of Physical Fitness & Wellness: A Comprehensive Lifestyle Approach provides readers with self-management skills necessary to adopt a healthy lifestyle. These skills will make a positive difference in one's health, fitness, and wellness through the use of activity labs and logs.

Author : Kay A. Van Norman
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher : Human Kinetics Publishers
ISBN : 0736057684
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 165 page

"Exercise and Wellness for Older Adults, Second Edition," features an age-neutral focus on maximizing functional ability for older adults with 120 land-based and 72 water-based programming options. It also helps readers shift from a focus on fitness to a whole-person wellness approach.

Author : Wener W.K. Hoeger
Genre : Education
Publisher : Cengage Learning
ISBN : 0357367812
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 320 page

Reflecting the latest scientific information from exercise science and other relevant fields, FITNESS AND WELLNESS, 14th Edition, equips students with the latest information, tools, and guidelines to write, implement and take control of their own lifetime physical fitness and wellness program. Led by Werner W.K. Hoeger, the author team helps students assess current behaviors, abandon negative habits, and adopt healthy behaviors. Learning how to take control of their lifestyles and make changes to promote overall health and wellness, students make a personal connection to chapter content and can follow the text's easy steps to begin the process of behavior change. A strong focus on personal values helps each student consider their individual needs and plan for long-term success. Activities in every chapter enable students to put what they learn into practice through self-review and application activities. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author : Armbruster, Carol K.
Genre : Health & Fitness
Publisher : Human Kinetics
ISBN : 9781492552666
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File Download : 417 page

The physical and mental health concepts presented in Fitness and Wellness: A Way of Life will point readers toward a healthy lifestyle. The guidance on topics such as fitness, nutrition, weight management, stress management, and sexual health can lead students to a better quality of life.

Author : Frank D. Rosato
Genre : Exercise
Publisher :
ISBN : PSU:000022845153
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File Download : 348 page

Abstract: This book discusses the connection between exercise and physical fitness, and wellness and disease prevention. Topics included are a discussion of risk factors for particular diseases, exercise motivational strategies, guidelines for exercise programs, and good nutrition as a factor in wellness. Numerous illustrations, graphs charts and assessment worksheets are included.

Author : Wener W.K. Hoeger
Genre : Education
Publisher : Cengage Learning
ISBN : 9781305445987
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 624 page

PRINCIPLES AND LABS FOR FITNESS AND WELLNESS, 13th Edition challenges students to meet their personal fitness and wellness goals, and perhaps teach others to do the same. Fully updated by fitness experts Hoeger and Hoeger, this text emphasizes behavior modification through sensible approaches and provides a strong focus on the practical ways students can incorporate changes into in their daily lives. Chapters are written in a student-friendly tone with supporting features such as My Profile, Behavior Modification Planning, and “FAQs,” all designed to highlight important practices. PRINCIPLES AND LABS FOR FITNESS AND WELLNESS, 13th Edition also offers interactive learning tools such as exercise videos, online labs, and self-assessments that bring topics to life and help students maintain their new healthy lifestyles. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Author : Thomas D. (Thomas Davin) Fahey
Genre : Health
Publisher : McGraw-Hill Ryerson
ISBN : 007087753X
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 414 page

Making informed choices is the Fahey difference.The text provides comprehensive advice on wellness-related behaviour and practicing a healthier way of life, coverage of health-related fitness and nutrition. Fahey is the only Canadian text to provide comprehensive advice on making informed choices about food and integrating behaviour change throughout the text.

Author : Scott K. Powers
Genre : Education
Publisher : Benjamin Cummings
ISBN : 0134299213
Type book : PDF, Epub, Kindle and Mobi
File Download : 408 page

For Health and Fitness courses. Provide your students with interactive tools to succeed in fitness and wellness Total Fitness and Wellness gives students a solid foundation in fitness and wellness, while providing them with the tools they need to make healthy behavioral changes and lifestyle choices. The vibrant design makes the book more approachable through modern chapter-opening photos, graphs, and detailed exercise photos. The Seventh Edition provides a clear learning path, labs that can be completed and submitted online, and a thoroughly revised guide to creating a comprehensive fitness and wellness plan, ensuring students and instructors have the print and online tools they need to succeed. To take advantage of the power of Mastering, every chapter of the text includes numbered Learning Outcomes and a new study plan that ties directly into MasteringHealth activities. Also available with MasteringHealthTM This title is also available with MasteringHealth-an online homework, tutorial, and assessment program designed to work with this text to engage students and improve results. Interactive, self-paced tutorials provide individualized coaching to help students stay on track. With a wide range of activities available, students can actively learn, understand, and retain even the most difficult concepts. NOTE: You are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringHealth does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MasteringHealth search for: 0134153154 / 9780134153155 Total Fitness & Wellness Plus MasteringHealth with eText--Access Card Package Package consists of: 0134167600 / 9780134167602 Total Fitness & Wellness, The MasteringHealth Edition 0134256360 / 9780134256368 MasteringHealth with Pearson eText -- ValuePack Access Card -- for Total Fitness & Wellness, The MasteringHealth Edition