We're so proud to announce that Ronni Chernoff, author of Geriatric Nutrition: The Health Professional's Handbook, Fourth Edition, will receive the Marjorie Hulsizer Copher Award later this month at the 2014 Food & Nutrition Conference & Expo™ (FNCE) in Atlanta, GA.
Are you looking for a text that not only prepares students to be sexuality educators and administrators but also gives seasoned teaching professionals current information and successful methods for teaching elementary, secondary, and college students about sexuality with confidence? Look no further than the bestselling Sexuality Education: Theory and Practice, Sixth Edition by Clint E. Bruess and Elizabeth Schroeder.
Human Nutrition: Healthy Options for Life by John Anderson, Martin Root, and Sanford Garner just earned a 5-star review from Doody's Review Service. Reviewer, Amy Hess-Fischl, MS, RD, LDN, BC-ADM, CDE, from the University of Chicago Medical Center writes that it is "a nice, easy-to-read book packed with all the information students need to learn about nutrition and the basic tools for healthy eating."
Navigate 2 is arriving-- and now you can try it! We've just released eight demo courses in a variety of areas, including:
Practical Applications in Sports Nutrition, Fourth Edition by Heather Hedrick Fink and Alan E. Mikesky just received a perfect score of 100 and 5 stars from Doody's Review Service! Erik H. VanIterson, M.S., M.Bio, the reviewer from the University of Minnesota School of Kinesiology, writes that it contains "the most current evidence from the peer-reviewed literature in both the nutritional and exercise sciences."
The Profession of Dietetics: A Team Approach, Fifth Edition by June R. Payne-Palacio and Deborah D. Canter recently earned 4 stars from Doody's Review Service. Reviewer, Nawal Al-Nouri, Associates; BS Candidate 2013, from UIC College of Applied Health Sciences, writes that, "If I had read this book prior to admission to the program, I may have felt more equipped entering the field, both as a student and as a dietetic intern."
Physical Activity and Health: An Interactive Approach, Fourth Edition by Jerome E. Kotecki just received 5-stars from Doody's Review Service. Reviewer, Alice E Conway, PhD, RN, FNP-BC, from Walden University writes that the text "empowers readers, with its high degree of readability and the various graphs, charts, photographs, and websites." In addition, Conway compliments the text's accessibility "for anyone wanting to understand how important physical activity is for all of us."
Biomechanics: A Case-Based Approach by Sean P. Flanagan just received 5-stars from Doody's Review Service. According to reviewer, Erik H. VanIterson, M.S., M.Bio, from the University of Minnesota School of Kinesiology, it "provides all the necessary learning material for students of biomechanics to succeed in this area of study."
In Susanna Bair's recent Huffington Post blog post entitled "Take Heart! 4 Experts Discuss the Mechanics, Energy, and Health of the Human Heart," she explores "the many unique ways of perceiving and working with the heart." By interviewing "four diverse heart experts," Bair offers their views on "the mechanics, energy, and health of the human heart." One of these experts is Brian Luke Seaward, author of Managing Stress: Principles and Strategies for Health and Well-Being, Seventh Edition.