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The Resource Adolescent health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about adolescent growth and development, puberty, sexuality, reproductive health, and physical, emotional, social, and mental health concerns of teens and their parents, including facts about nutrition, physical activity, weight management, acne, allergies, cancer, diabetes, growth disorders, juvenile arthritis, infections, substance abuse, and more ; along with information about adolescent safety concerns, youth violence, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources

Adolescent health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about adolescent growth and development, puberty, sexuality, reproductive health, and physical, emotional, social, and mental health concerns of teens and their parents, including facts about nutrition, physical activity, weight management, acne, allergies, cancer, diabetes, growth disorders, juvenile arthritis, infections, substance abuse, and more ; along with information about adolescent safety concerns, youth violence, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources

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Adolescent health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about adolescent growth and development, puberty, sexuality, reproductive health, and physical, emotional, social, and mental health concerns of teens and their parents, including facts about nutrition, physical activity, weight management, acne, allergies, cancer, diabetes, growth disorders, juvenile arthritis, infections, substance abuse, and more ; along with information about adolescent safety concerns, youth violence, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources
Title
Adolescent health sourcebook
Title remainder
basic consumer health information about adolescent growth and development, puberty, sexuality, reproductive health, and physical, emotional, social, and mental health concerns of teens and their parents, including facts about nutrition, physical activity, weight management, acne, allergies, cancer, diabetes, growth disorders, juvenile arthritis, infections, substance abuse, and more ; along with information about adolescent safety concerns, youth violence, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides basic consumer health information about the physical, mental, and emotional health and development of adolescents. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
616.8900835
Index
index present
LC call number
RJ140
LC item number
.A335 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sutton, Amy L
Series statement
Health reference series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Teenagers
  • Adolescent psychology
  • Adolescence
Label
Adolescent health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about adolescent growth and development, puberty, sexuality, reproductive health, and physical, emotional, social, and mental health concerns of teens and their parents, including facts about nutrition, physical activity, weight management, acne, allergies, cancer, diabetes, growth disorders, juvenile arthritis, infections, substance abuse, and more ; along with information about adolescent safety concerns, youth violence, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Statistics on adolescent health in the United States -- Key indicators of adolescent well-being -- Physical and emotional changes in teens -- Understanding adolescent brain development -- Adolescent risk-taking -- For parents: talking to teens about health issues -- For teens: talking to your parents or other adults -- Medical care and your teen -- Nutrition recommendations for teens -- Talking with your teen about healthy food choices -- Calcium, vitamin D, and teens -- Teens and caffeine use -- Physical activity and teens -- Weight management in teens -- Body image in youth -- Sleep and adolescents -- Overview of reproductive and sexual health trends in teens -- Puberty and male sexual development -- Male reproductive concerns -- Puberty and female sexual development -- Menstruation and the menstrual cycle -- Female reproductive health concerns -- Precocious and delayed puberty -- Teaching teens about sexual activity -- Sexually transmitted Diseases (STDs) and their prevention -- Understanding abstinence -- Birth control methods (contraception) -- Teen pregnancy -- Understanding sexual orientation -- Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth -- Dealing with a health problem -- Acne -- Allergies in adolescents -- Asthma and teens -- Cancer in childhood and adolescence -- Diabetes in children and teens -- Growing pains and growth disorders -- Juvenile arthritis -- Infections often spread in schools -- Malocclusion, braces, and orthodontics -- Scoliosis -- Adolescent stress -- School pressures -- Adolescent social development and concerns -- Facts about mental health disorders in youth -- Treating mental health disorders in teens -- Depression -- Other common mental health disorders affecting adolescents -- Cutting and self-injury -- Teen suicide -- Addiction and the adolescent brain -- Treating teens for substance abuse -- Smoking and nicotine use in adolescents -- Alcohol use in adolescents -- Marijuana -- Prescription medicine abuse -- Inhalants -- Driving safety for teens -- Media, gaming, and internet safety -- Skin safety concerns -- Work safety for teens -- Other teen safety concerns -- Youth violence: a public health problem -- Bullying and hazing -- Choking games -- Dating violence and abusive relationships -- Sexual assault -- Youth gangs and violence -- Coping with violence and trauma -- Glossary of terms about adolescent health -- Directory of adolescent health organizations for parents and teens -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
  • 3rd ed. /
  • edited by Amy L. Sutton.
Extent
xx, 673 p.
Isbn
9780780811409
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010031436
System control number
  • ocn650020054
  • (OCoLC)650020054
Label
Adolescent health sourcebook : basic consumer health information about adolescent growth and development, puberty, sexuality, reproductive health, and physical, emotional, social, and mental health concerns of teens and their parents, including facts about nutrition, physical activity, weight management, acne, allergies, cancer, diabetes, growth disorders, juvenile arthritis, infections, substance abuse, and more ; along with information about adolescent safety concerns, youth violence, a glossary of related terms, and a directory of resources
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Statistics on adolescent health in the United States -- Key indicators of adolescent well-being -- Physical and emotional changes in teens -- Understanding adolescent brain development -- Adolescent risk-taking -- For parents: talking to teens about health issues -- For teens: talking to your parents or other adults -- Medical care and your teen -- Nutrition recommendations for teens -- Talking with your teen about healthy food choices -- Calcium, vitamin D, and teens -- Teens and caffeine use -- Physical activity and teens -- Weight management in teens -- Body image in youth -- Sleep and adolescents -- Overview of reproductive and sexual health trends in teens -- Puberty and male sexual development -- Male reproductive concerns -- Puberty and female sexual development -- Menstruation and the menstrual cycle -- Female reproductive health concerns -- Precocious and delayed puberty -- Teaching teens about sexual activity -- Sexually transmitted Diseases (STDs) and their prevention -- Understanding abstinence -- Birth control methods (contraception) -- Teen pregnancy -- Understanding sexual orientation -- Gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, and questioning youth -- Dealing with a health problem -- Acne -- Allergies in adolescents -- Asthma and teens -- Cancer in childhood and adolescence -- Diabetes in children and teens -- Growing pains and growth disorders -- Juvenile arthritis -- Infections often spread in schools -- Malocclusion, braces, and orthodontics -- Scoliosis -- Adolescent stress -- School pressures -- Adolescent social development and concerns -- Facts about mental health disorders in youth -- Treating mental health disorders in teens -- Depression -- Other common mental health disorders affecting adolescents -- Cutting and self-injury -- Teen suicide -- Addiction and the adolescent brain -- Treating teens for substance abuse -- Smoking and nicotine use in adolescents -- Alcohol use in adolescents -- Marijuana -- Prescription medicine abuse -- Inhalants -- Driving safety for teens -- Media, gaming, and internet safety -- Skin safety concerns -- Work safety for teens -- Other teen safety concerns -- Youth violence: a public health problem -- Bullying and hazing -- Choking games -- Dating violence and abusive relationships -- Sexual assault -- Youth gangs and violence -- Coping with violence and trauma -- Glossary of terms about adolescent health -- Directory of adolescent health organizations for parents and teens -- Index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
  • 3rd ed. /
  • edited by Amy L. Sutton.
Extent
xx, 673 p.
Isbn
9780780811409
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010031436
System control number
  • ocn650020054
  • (OCoLC)650020054

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