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:  Introduction to Health and Wellness
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Ch. 2:  Psychosocial Health for Personal Wellness
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Ch. 3:  Mood Disorders and Personal Health
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Ch. 4:  Anxiety Disorders and Personal Health
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Ch. 5:  Psychotic Disorders and Personal Health
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Ch. 6:  Personality Disorders and Personal Health
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Ch. 7:  Stress Disorders and Personal Health
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Ch. 8:  Stress Management and Coping Mechanisms
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Ch. 9:  Addictive Behaviors and Drug Use
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Ch. 10:  Alcohol & Tobacco Use and Personal Health
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Ch. 11:  Drugs & Substance Use Disorders
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Ch. 12:  Healthy Relationships and Sexuality
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Ch. 13:  Contraception and Family Planning
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Ch. 14:  Human Reproduction, Pregnancy & Birth
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Ch. 15:  Sexual & Gender Identity Disorders and Personal Health
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Ch. 16:  Nutrition's Role in Health
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Ch. 17:  Fitness for Personal Health
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Ch. 18:  Weight Management for Personal Health
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Ch. 19:  The Aging Population and Personal Health
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Ch. 20:  Dying & Bereavement in Personal Health
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Ch. 21:  Cardiovascular, Respiratory, & Endocrine Health
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Ch. 22:  Cancer and Personal Health
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Ch. 23:  Immune Disorders & Infectious Conditions
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Ch. 24:  Diabetes, Arthritis, and Genetic-Related Disorders
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Ch. 25:  Neurological Disorders, Symptoms & Conditions
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Ch. 26:  Introduction to Environmental Health and Risk Analysis
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Ch. 27:  Environmental Health: Issues and Human Concerns
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Ch. 28:  Intentional Violence and Injury
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Ch. 29:  Personal Safety Precautions
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Ch. 30:  Consumer Awareness of Health Care
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