Adolescent and School Health
CDC provides resources on adolescent and school health. Health topics include: alcohol and other drugs; asthma; crisis preparedness & response; food allergies; food safety; health disparities; infectious diseases; injury & violence; mental health;...
Adventist Health Ministries
Learn more about Adventist health beliefs and lifestyle. Consider Christian perspectives on various health-related issues, find powerpoints
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Comparison of alcohol and other drug use trends between a prohibitionist university and national data sets
This article provides information on a decade of trends and prevalence of substance use at a Midwestern prohibitionist university. Trends were based on three data collection times, 1995, 200, and 2005. This information was compared with results of a number...
Drink a Little Wine?
Cairus discusses 1 Timothy 5:23, “but use a little wine because of your stomach and your frequent illnesses”.
Drugs: Good and Bad
In this article from the JAE special preventing drug abuse issue, Dr. Winton H. Beaven, a specialist in drug and alcohol education, is interviewed about drugs, drug abuse, and alcholism. He was the president of various state, national, and international alcoholism...
Focus Adolescent Services
Focus Adolescent Services claims to be "the largest and most comprehensive internet site of information and resources on teen and family issues to help and support families with troubled and at-risk teens."
Human Relations Media
Educational publisher produces video and print resources for substance abuse, health guidance and character education for grades K-12.
JAE: Of Interest to Teachers
This Journal of Adventist Education column features current news, reports, and updates of interest to educators. In this issue: New Federal Asbestos Rules; Vo-Tech at High School and College Level; Children's Reports Go Home - On Video; American's Leisure...
Myths and Make Believe
This article explores the myths and examines the current state of substance abuse in Seventh-day Adventist colleges and universities in the United States. The authors also examine the role of factors such as belief system, peer influence, and religious participation,...
NAD Health Curriculum Guide 9-12
Grade 9-Grade 12
The NAD curriculum guide for teaching health principles and practice to grades 9-12 includes rationale, philosophy, goals, and descriptions of major subtopics.
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) website provides research on current trends and statistics of drug use and abuse for students/young adults, parents, teachers, researchers, and health professionals. NIDA supports over 85 percent of the world's research...
Proof Positive - How to Reliably Combat Disease and Achieve Optimal Health Through Nutrition and Lifestyle
"This 560-page book tells, in easy-to-understand language, how to fight disease and achieve optimal health through proper lifestyle and nutrition. Offers outstanding resource material and is packed with eye-catching visual aids." Helpful resource...
Grade 9-Grade 12
Renowned gospel recording artist, Michael Harris, tells the story of his deliverance from a life of drugs and
Should I Drink Wine for My Health?
"About 10 years ago, in my early teens, I pledged not to drink any beverage containing alcohol. Thus far, I am keeping my promise, and have no regrets. Recently, however, I’ve been reading reports about the health benefits of drinking wine regularly....
Students' Intention and School Programs as Predictors Toward Health-risk Behaviors
This study assessed the predictors toward students’ intention on health. This study also investigated the predictors toward reported students’ health-risk behaviors.
The Predictors of Students’ Intention
Being a male...
Why Do They Act That Way?
Grade 8-Grade 12
Walsh explains exactly what happens to the human brain on the path from childhood into adolescence and adulthood. Revealing the latest scientific findings, he shows why moodiness, quickness to anger and to take risks, miscommunication, fatigue, territoriality,...