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Health 101: Principles of Health

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Our Principles of Health course is a quick and affordable way to earn transferable college credits in health. With our engaging and fun video format, our expert instructors make even the most challenging topics easy to understand and enjoyable to learn.
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Ch. 1:  Health and Wellness Fundamentals
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Ch. 2:  Psychosocial Disorders & Mental Health
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Ch. 3:  Stress Risks & Disorders
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Ch. 4:  Drugs & Addictive Behavior
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Ch. 5:  Impact of Alcohol & Tobacco on Health
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Ch. 6:  Substance Use Risks & Disorders
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Ch. 7:  Healthy Platonic & Sexual Relationships
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Ch. 8:  Understanding Nutrition in Health
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Ch. 9:  Fitness & Weight in Personal Health
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Ch. 10:  Personal Health for Aging Populations
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Ch. 11:  Understanding Death & Bereavement
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Ch. 12:  Heart, Lung & Endocrine System Health
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Ch. 13:  Understanding Cancer Risks & Treatment
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Ch. 14:  Immune Disorders & Infections
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Ch. 15:  Understanding Diabetes & Genetic Disorders
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Ch. 16:  Environmental Health Basics
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Ch. 17:  Pollution & Environmental Issues
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Ch. 18:  Violence, Injury & Personal Safety
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Ch. 19:  Making Smart Health Care Choices
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