Health and Wellness for Life With Online Study Guide
Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is an umbrella term that includes several diseases that affect the heart or blood vessels. Learn more about high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, peripheral artery disease, and cardiomyopathy.
Innovative Tools for Health Education
Students can gain a better understanding of what the inside of the body looks like by placing the organs in the correct spots.
Perceptual-Motor Activities for Children With Web Resource
Do grapevine (crossover) steps from cone to cone. Along the way, touch each cone and say the letter shown on the card for that cone.
Successful Coaching-4th Edition
Bullying is an act of aggression by someone or a group with the intent of harming a person either physically or psychologically.
Heart Education eBook With Web Resource
The body adapts to external and internal patterns of stress and recovery. Exercise stress can be determined from the output data of a heart rate monitor.
Stress Management eBook
The term sleep hygiene may sound weird, but hygiene refers to any consistent practices you do to be healthy.
Sport First Aid 5th Edition eBook
If an athlete has suffered a blow to the head or a whipping of the head and neck, immediately evaluate for symptoms and signs of injury.
The Healthy Eating and Active Time Club Curriculum eBook With Web Resource
This lesson introduces students to the HEAT Club. The overarching goal for this unit is to help students understand that food is fuel for the body, much like gas is fuel for a car.
Enhancing Children's Cognition With Physical Activity Games
Team Bowling may not sound like a game requiring even moderate physical activity. However, this game not only elicits some vigorous physical activity, but also requires more complex skills found in sports such as basketball, soccer, and most notably, team handball.
Promoting Health and Academic Success
The Cortland City (New York) school district was highlighted on the CDC website of success stories (CDC, 2013c) for the work conducted at Cortland City Schools in the CSH component of nutrition services. District initiatives included limiting student access to competitive foods, adopting marketing techniques to promote healthful choices, setting nutrition policies and standards, establishing nutrition standards for competitive foods, and making more healthy foods and beverages available.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) National Center for Health Marketing is announcing an update to CDC’s Web site for tweens (ages 9 - 13). The BAM! Web site has been updated to included 2009 H1N1 flu information. Please take a look at the Body and Mind (BAM!) Web site at http://www.bam.gov and http://www.bam.gov/site_flukrew.html and help get the word out to educators about flu prevention and youth.
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