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Promoting the health of adolescents

Promoting the health of adolescents

new directions for the twenty-first century

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Teenagers -- Health and hygiene.,
  • Health behavior in adolescence.,
  • Health promotion.,
  • Adolescent medicine.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementeditors, Susan G. Millstein, Anne C. Petersen, Elena O. Nightingale.
    ContributionsMillstein, Susan G., 1950-, Petersen, Anne C., Nightingale, Elena O.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 403 p. ;
    Number of Pages403
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22363580M
    ISBN 100195091884

    Regular physical activity increases lean body mass, muscle, and bone strength and promotes physical health. It fosters psychological well-being, can increase self-esteem and capacity for learning, and can help children and adolescents . This ground-breaking resource focuses on primary and secondary prevention, guiding pediatric care clinicians in incorporating mental health screening and surveillance into well child visits and provides evidence-based interventions to care for children and adolescents with mental health .

      Investing in adolescents’ health and development is key to improving their survival and wellbeing and critical for the success of the post development agenda, argue Laura Laski and colleagues Adolescence Cited by: Promoting Mental Health: Concepts, Emerging Evidence, Practice clarifies the concept of mental health promotion and is a potent tool for guiding public officials and medical professionals in addressing the behavioural health .

    Introduction. Obesity and mental health disorders are two substantial public health problems that threaten the health outcomes and academic performance of adolescents. 1,2 The prevalence rates of obesity and mental health Cited by: 24 April -- In an estimated million children and young adolescents died, mostly from preventable causes. Evidence shows that gaps in the quality of care contribute to complications and deaths among children. To address these gaps WHO and partners have produced new quality of care standards to improve both the provision and experience of care and call for health .


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WHO | Adolescent health. "The editors of this timely and well-written book challenge us to look at health promotion for adolescents from several vantage are excellent commentaries from both the physician and nursing perspectives, which discuss the is a consistency of style and clarity throughout, making the book Author: Susan G.

Millstein. Jane Meschan Foy, MD, FAAP, has spent more than 35 years in pediatric primary care, public health, administration, and medical teaching. Her special interests include mental health services in pediatric primary care and school settings, access to health care for underserved populations, primary care of children with special health care needs, and residency training in mental health Author: Dr.

Jane Meschan Foy MD FAAP. Promoting Adolescent Health: A Dialog on Research and Practice is a collection of essays that discusses the insights provided by professionals into the problems of encouraging adolescent health.

The book presents the open dialog between the views of pediatrics, cardiologists, psychologists, health. Promoting Adolescent Health: A Dialog on Research and Practice is a collection of essays that discusses the insights provided by professionals into the problems of encouraging adolescent health.

The book presents the open dialog between the views of pediatrics, cardiologists, psychologists, health Book Edition: 1. Promoting the Health of Adolescents by Susan G. Millstein,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Three aspects of [this book] set it apart from other volumes on adolescent health (a) the level of detail used to describe prevention and intervention programs; (b) its description of health-enhancing, not just health-compromising behaviors; and (c) the unique focus on the health behavior of minority : The three parts of this book, "The Adolescent, Health, and Society,""Topical Areas for Promoting Health," and "The Future of Adolescent Health Promotion: Next Steps," offer a new framework for examining the status of adolescent health Cited by:   Helping children and adolescents manage their chronic health conditions in school.

Promoting the use of dental sealants to prevent cavities. Promoting adequate sleep. Reducing Obesity Risk in ECE Facilities. Childhood obesity is a serious national problem. In the United States, the rate of obesity is % among children. Health education for adolescents 5 ﻢﻴﺣﺮﻟا ﻦﻤﺣﺮﻟا ﷲا ﻢﺴﺑ Introduction This is a book that should have appeared long ago.

No one can argue the fact that adolescents constitute an important File Size: 2MB. of negative, lifelong health and mental health difficulties without intervention. Fortunately, evidence suggests that interventions focused on skill instruction, caregiver support, and environmental context can reverse these effects and improve long-term outcomes.

Promoting Self-Regulation in Adolescents. Promoting the health and wellbeing of children and young people is a vital part of every child nurse’s role.

Promoting Health in Children and Young People provides practical guidance on everyday health issues such as preventing obesity, dental health Author: Karen Moyse. Promoting Mental Health in Children and Adolescents [Paperback] Editor: Jane Meschan Foy, MD, FAAP.

Buy Print Book and Save 50% on the eBook with this Exclusive Package Offer. Click to order. Health Promotion for Children and Adolescents is a necessary text for graduate or advanced undergraduate courses in public health, education, medicine, psychology, health education, social Format: Hardcover.

This book is a practical reference for clinicians caring for racially and ethnically diverse adolescents seeking to effectively identify and address the social structures and factors that influence their health and well-being to promote health : Springer International Publishing.

Motor Development. Adolescents often engage in various forms of motor activity, from aerobic exercise to football.

Motor activities such as sports and dancing provide an outlet for the adolescent’s energy. Adolescent and youth reproductive health promotion needs to receive proper attention in order to protect young people from adopting risky behaviours that could negatively affect their health.

There are a variety of ways to conduct health promotion for adolescents. Encouraging partnerships between health care and education is a novel, yet practical approach to fund and disseminate these efforts.

Enhancing health literacy offers great potential to improve the health of children Cited by: 8. Promoting the health and wellbeing of children and young people is a vital part of every child nurse’s role.

Promoting Health in Children and Young People provides practical guidance on everyday health issues such as preventing obesity, dental health. Settings for health promotion. The main current strategic approaches to health promotion for adolescents have three main emphases. The first, and by far the most effective, is health promotion by society as a whole on behalf of adolescents Cited by:.

This book examines the importance of advocating healthy lifestyles among minority adolescents, who are at increased risk for particular health problems.

The three central themes: highlight similarities and differences across diverse ethnic groups of adolescents Cited by: Allied Professions (IACAPAP) aims to promote the mental health and development of children and adolescents worldwide.

It seeks to achieve this by contributing to the training and professional File Size: 2MB.This timely volume surveys the broad spectrum of interventions used in health promotion, and shows how they may be tailored to the developmental needs of children and adolescents. Its multilevel lifespan approach reflects concepts of public health .