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The Resource Adolescent Health Sourcebook : Basic Consumer Health Information About the Physical, Mental, and Emotional Growth and Development of Adolescents, Including Medical Care, Nutritional and Physical Activity Requirements, Puberty, Sexual Activity, Acne, Tanning, Body Piercing, Common Physical Illnesses and Disorders, Eating Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Depression, Bullying, Hazing, and Adolescent Injuries Related to Sports, Driving, and Work; Along with Substance Abuse Information About Nicotine, Alcohol, and Drug Use, a Glossary, and Directory of Additional Resources, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon

Adolescent Health Sourcebook : Basic Consumer Health Information About the Physical, Mental, and Emotional Growth and Development of Adolescents, Including Medical Care, Nutritional and Physical Activity Requirements, Puberty, Sexual Activity, Acne, Tanning, Body Piercing, Common Physical Illnesses and Disorders, Eating Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Depression, Bullying, Hazing, and Adolescent Injuries Related to Sports, Driving, and Work; Along with Substance Abuse Information About Nicotine, Alcohol, and Drug Use, a Glossary, and Directory of Additional Resources, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon

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Adolescent Health Sourcebook : Basic Consumer Health Information About the Physical, Mental, and Emotional Growth and Development of Adolescents, Including Medical Care, Nutritional and Physical Activity Requirements, Puberty, Sexual Activity, Acne, Tanning, Body Piercing, Common Physical Illnesses and Disorders, Eating Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Depression, Bullying, Hazing, and Adolescent Injuries Related to Sports, Driving, and Work; Along with Substance Abuse Information About Nicotine, Alcohol, and Drug Use, a Glossary, and Directory of Additional Resources
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Adolescent Health Sourcebook
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Basic Consumer Health Information About the Physical, Mental, and Emotional Growth and Development of Adolescents, Including Medical Care, Nutritional and Physical Activity Requirements, Puberty, Sexual Activity, Acne, Tanning, Body Piercing, Common Physical Illnesses and Disorders, Eating Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Depression, Bullying, Hazing, and Adolescent Injuries Related to Sports, Driving, and Work; Along with Substance Abuse Information About Nicotine, Alcohol, and Drug Use, a Glossary, and Directory of Additional Resources
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Provides basic consumer health information about physical, mental, and emotional health issues specific to adolescents. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources""--Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
613/.0433
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ140
LC item number
.A335 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Health reference series
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Adolescent Health Sourcebook : Basic Consumer Health Information About the Physical, Mental, and Emotional Growth and Development of Adolescents, Including Medical Care, Nutritional and Physical Activity Requirements, Puberty, Sexual Activity, Acne, Tanning, Body Piercing, Common Physical Illnesses and Disorders, Eating Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Depression, Bullying, Hazing, and Adolescent Injuries Related to Sports, Driving, and Work; Along with Substance Abuse Information About Nicotine, Alcohol, and Drug Use, a Glossary, and Directory of Additional Resources, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Indicators of adolescent well-being
  • ch. 4. The
  • teenage brain : a work in progress
  • ch. 5.
  • Understanding puberty
  • ch. 6.
  • Medical care of 13-18 year olds
  • ch. 7.
  • Sleep deprivation impacts teen health
  • ch. 8.
  • Preface
  • Facts about adolescent mortality and suicide
  • ch.9.
  • Disabilities that qualify youth for services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • pt. 2.
  • Adolescent nutrition and weight management
  • ch. 10.
  • Nutrition and the health of young people
  • ch. 11.
  • Why milk matters for teens
  • ch. 12.
  • pt. 1.
  • Food marketing influences poor nutrition in teens
  • ch. 13.
  • Adolescent obesity
  • Prevalence and health effects of obesity in youth
  • Obesity risk assessment
  • Teens, fast food, and obesity
  • Preventing obesity and chronic diseases
  • ch. 14.
  • Diet plans : is yours healthy and safe?
  • ch. 15.
  • Adolescent health and development overview
  • Physical activity and adolescent health
  • Fitness and your 13-18 year-old
  • Tips to reduce teens' "screen time" --
  • ch. 1. A
  • parent's guide to surviving the teen years
  • ch. 2.
  • Normal growth and development during adolescence
  • ch. 3.
  • ch. 19.
  • Body piercing
  • ch. 20.
  • Tattoos and permanent makeup
  • ch. 21.
  • Antiperspirant awareness : it's mostly no sweat
  • ch. 22.
  • Tinea infections : athlete's foot, jock itch, and ringworm
  • ch. 23.
  • Identifying and treating warts
  • pt. 3.
  • ch. 24.
  • Teens and plastic surgery
  • Facial plastic surgery during adolescence
  • Teens and breast implants
  • pt. 4.
  • Reproductive and sexual health during adolescence
  • ch. 25.
  • Female reproductive development
  • Menstruation and the menstrual cycle
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Appearance, the skin, and related issues during adolescence
  • Menstrual problems
  • First ob-gyn visit
  • ch. 26.
  • Male reproductive development
  • Reproductive system
  • Testicular exams
  • Prostate disorders of young men
  • ch. 27.
  • Reproductive health trends among adolescents
  • ch. 28.
  • ch. 16.
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Commonly asked questions about STDs
  • Human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) among youth --
  • Acne
  • ch. 17.
  • Cosmetics and health
  • ch. 18.
  • Teen tanning hazards
  • Teen pregnancy
  • Information for teens who are having a baby
  • Adoption options
  • Terminating a pregnancy
  • The
  • need to prevent teen pregnancy
  • pt. 5.
  • Adolescent injury
  • ch. 31.
  • Sports injuries
  • ch. 29.
  • ch. 32.
  • Growth plate injuries
  • ch. 33.
  • Teen drivers : injury and mortality facts
  • ch. 34.
  • Testicular trauma
  • ch. 35.
  • Fireworks-related injuries
  • ch. 36.
  • Teen injury in the workplace
  • How to avoid teen pregnancy
  • ch. 37.
  • Trends in adolescent injuries
  • ch. 38.
  • Injury prevention tips for teens
  • pt. 6.
  • Physical disorders and illnesses that may affect adolescents
  • ch. 39.
  • Asthma management
  • ch. 40.
  • Young people with cancer
  • Contraception
  • Diagnosis and treatment of childhood cancer
  • Care for children and adolescents with cancer
  • Follow-up care and survivorship of childhood cancer
  • ch. 41.
  • Type 1 (Juvenile) diabetes
  • ch. 42.
  • Type 2 diabetes --
  • Facts about sexual abstinence
  • Advice from teens
  • Myths about sex and contraception
  • Tips to help your teen avoid pregnancy
  • ch. 30.
  • ch. 47.
  • Scoliosis in adolescents
  • ch. 48.
  • Chronic illnesses : tips for students, families, and schools
  • pt. 7.
  • Abuse and violence affects adolescent health
  • ch. 49.
  • Youth violence : a national problem
  • ch. 50.
  • Abuse and neglect defined
  • ch. 43.
  • ch. 51.
  • Bullying is a major concern for students
  • ch. 52.
  • Online abuse of adolescents
  • Sexual solicitations of teens
  • Student cyberbullying
  • Guidelines for Internet safety
  • ch. 53.
  • Teen dating violence
  • ch. 54.
  • Growth problems in adolescence
  • What you should know about sexual assault
  • ch. 55.
  • Hazing : violent teen initiations
  • pt. 8.
  • Adolescent mental health
  • ch. 56.
  • Managing stress during adolescence
  • ch. 57.
  • Warning signs of teen mental health problems
  • ch. 58.
  • ch. 44.
  • Anxiety disorders
  • ch. 59.
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • ch. 60.
  • Bipolar disorder in adolescents
  • ch. 61.
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • ch. 62.
  • Conduct disorder in adolescents
  • ch. 63.
  • Infectious mononucleosis and Epstein-Barr virus
  • Depression affects teens
  • ch. 64.
  • Eating disorders impact adolescents
  • ch. 65.
  • Schizophrenia in young people
  • ch. 66.
  • Self-injury in adolescents
  • ch. 67.
  • Teen response to disaster
  • ch. 68.
  • ch. 45.
  • Finding help for mental health disorders --
  • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
  • ch. 46.
  • Meningitis
  • What youth should know about tobacco
  • Bidis, kreteks, and hookah pipes deliver nicotine to teens
  • Myths about smokeless tobacco
  • ch. 72.
  • Teen abuse of prescription and over-the-counter medications
  • ch. 73.
  • Teen use of illicit drugs
  • ch. 74.
  • Adolescent use of inhalants
  • ch. 75.
  • pt. 9.
  • Talk to your child about alcohol and drugs
  • pt. 10.
  • Additional help and information
  • ch. 76.
  • Glossary of terms related to adolescent health
  • ch. 77.
  • Additional resources for information about adolescence
  • Index
  • Teens and substance abuse
  • ch. 69.
  • Alcohol's impact on underage drinkers
  • ch. 70.
  • Teen abuse of anabolic steroids
  • ch. 71.
  • Tobacco and teens
Control code
ocm70673166
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 683 p.
Isbn
9780780809437
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006022877
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70673166
  • a1520296
Label
Adolescent Health Sourcebook : Basic Consumer Health Information About the Physical, Mental, and Emotional Growth and Development of Adolescents, Including Medical Care, Nutritional and Physical Activity Requirements, Puberty, Sexual Activity, Acne, Tanning, Body Piercing, Common Physical Illnesses and Disorders, Eating Disorders, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Depression, Bullying, Hazing, and Adolescent Injuries Related to Sports, Driving, and Work; Along with Substance Abuse Information About Nicotine, Alcohol, and Drug Use, a Glossary, and Directory of Additional Resources, edited by Joyce Brennfleck Shannon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Indicators of adolescent well-being
  • ch. 4. The
  • teenage brain : a work in progress
  • ch. 5.
  • Understanding puberty
  • ch. 6.
  • Medical care of 13-18 year olds
  • ch. 7.
  • Sleep deprivation impacts teen health
  • ch. 8.
  • Preface
  • Facts about adolescent mortality and suicide
  • ch.9.
  • Disabilities that qualify youth for services under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA)
  • pt. 2.
  • Adolescent nutrition and weight management
  • ch. 10.
  • Nutrition and the health of young people
  • ch. 11.
  • Why milk matters for teens
  • ch. 12.
  • pt. 1.
  • Food marketing influences poor nutrition in teens
  • ch. 13.
  • Adolescent obesity
  • Prevalence and health effects of obesity in youth
  • Obesity risk assessment
  • Teens, fast food, and obesity
  • Preventing obesity and chronic diseases
  • ch. 14.
  • Diet plans : is yours healthy and safe?
  • ch. 15.
  • Adolescent health and development overview
  • Physical activity and adolescent health
  • Fitness and your 13-18 year-old
  • Tips to reduce teens' "screen time" --
  • ch. 1. A
  • parent's guide to surviving the teen years
  • ch. 2.
  • Normal growth and development during adolescence
  • ch. 3.
  • ch. 19.
  • Body piercing
  • ch. 20.
  • Tattoos and permanent makeup
  • ch. 21.
  • Antiperspirant awareness : it's mostly no sweat
  • ch. 22.
  • Tinea infections : athlete's foot, jock itch, and ringworm
  • ch. 23.
  • Identifying and treating warts
  • pt. 3.
  • ch. 24.
  • Teens and plastic surgery
  • Facial plastic surgery during adolescence
  • Teens and breast implants
  • pt. 4.
  • Reproductive and sexual health during adolescence
  • ch. 25.
  • Female reproductive development
  • Menstruation and the menstrual cycle
  • Premenstrual syndrome
  • Appearance, the skin, and related issues during adolescence
  • Menstrual problems
  • First ob-gyn visit
  • ch. 26.
  • Male reproductive development
  • Reproductive system
  • Testicular exams
  • Prostate disorders of young men
  • ch. 27.
  • Reproductive health trends among adolescents
  • ch. 28.
  • ch. 16.
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Commonly asked questions about STDs
  • Human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immune deficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) among youth --
  • Acne
  • ch. 17.
  • Cosmetics and health
  • ch. 18.
  • Teen tanning hazards
  • Teen pregnancy
  • Information for teens who are having a baby
  • Adoption options
  • Terminating a pregnancy
  • The
  • need to prevent teen pregnancy
  • pt. 5.
  • Adolescent injury
  • ch. 31.
  • Sports injuries
  • ch. 29.
  • ch. 32.
  • Growth plate injuries
  • ch. 33.
  • Teen drivers : injury and mortality facts
  • ch. 34.
  • Testicular trauma
  • ch. 35.
  • Fireworks-related injuries
  • ch. 36.
  • Teen injury in the workplace
  • How to avoid teen pregnancy
  • ch. 37.
  • Trends in adolescent injuries
  • ch. 38.
  • Injury prevention tips for teens
  • pt. 6.
  • Physical disorders and illnesses that may affect adolescents
  • ch. 39.
  • Asthma management
  • ch. 40.
  • Young people with cancer
  • Contraception
  • Diagnosis and treatment of childhood cancer
  • Care for children and adolescents with cancer
  • Follow-up care and survivorship of childhood cancer
  • ch. 41.
  • Type 1 (Juvenile) diabetes
  • ch. 42.
  • Type 2 diabetes --
  • Facts about sexual abstinence
  • Advice from teens
  • Myths about sex and contraception
  • Tips to help your teen avoid pregnancy
  • ch. 30.
  • ch. 47.
  • Scoliosis in adolescents
  • ch. 48.
  • Chronic illnesses : tips for students, families, and schools
  • pt. 7.
  • Abuse and violence affects adolescent health
  • ch. 49.
  • Youth violence : a national problem
  • ch. 50.
  • Abuse and neglect defined
  • ch. 43.
  • ch. 51.
  • Bullying is a major concern for students
  • ch. 52.
  • Online abuse of adolescents
  • Sexual solicitations of teens
  • Student cyberbullying
  • Guidelines for Internet safety
  • ch. 53.
  • Teen dating violence
  • ch. 54.
  • Growth problems in adolescence
  • What you should know about sexual assault
  • ch. 55.
  • Hazing : violent teen initiations
  • pt. 8.
  • Adolescent mental health
  • ch. 56.
  • Managing stress during adolescence
  • ch. 57.
  • Warning signs of teen mental health problems
  • ch. 58.
  • ch. 44.
  • Anxiety disorders
  • ch. 59.
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • ch. 60.
  • Bipolar disorder in adolescents
  • ch. 61.
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • ch. 62.
  • Conduct disorder in adolescents
  • ch. 63.
  • Infectious mononucleosis and Epstein-Barr virus
  • Depression affects teens
  • ch. 64.
  • Eating disorders impact adolescents
  • ch. 65.
  • Schizophrenia in young people
  • ch. 66.
  • Self-injury in adolescents
  • ch. 67.
  • Teen response to disaster
  • ch. 68.
  • ch. 45.
  • Finding help for mental health disorders --
  • Juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
  • ch. 46.
  • Meningitis
  • What youth should know about tobacco
  • Bidis, kreteks, and hookah pipes deliver nicotine to teens
  • Myths about smokeless tobacco
  • ch. 72.
  • Teen abuse of prescription and over-the-counter medications
  • ch. 73.
  • Teen use of illicit drugs
  • ch. 74.
  • Adolescent use of inhalants
  • ch. 75.
  • pt. 9.
  • Talk to your child about alcohol and drugs
  • pt. 10.
  • Additional help and information
  • ch. 76.
  • Glossary of terms related to adolescent health
  • ch. 77.
  • Additional resources for information about adolescence
  • Index
  • Teens and substance abuse
  • ch. 69.
  • Alcohol's impact on underage drinkers
  • ch. 70.
  • Teen abuse of anabolic steroids
  • ch. 71.
  • Tobacco and teens
Control code
ocm70673166
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
xvi, 683 p.
Isbn
9780780809437
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006022877
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70673166
  • a1520296

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