Supplemental Readings

Concept 24 Preventing Other Health Threats Through Lifestyle Change

American Cancer Society. Cancer Facts and Figures—1997. New York: The American Cancer Society, 1998.

American Heart Association. 1997 Heart Facts Reference Sheet. Dallas: American Heart Association, 1997.

Blair, S.N., & A. Oberman. "Epidemiological Analysis of Coronary Heart Disease." Cardiology Clinics 5(1987):271.

Bruess, C., & G. Richardson. Decisions for Health. 4th ed. Dubuque, IA: Wm. C. Brown Publishers, 1995.

Campaigne, B. N. Exercise and Type I Diabetes. ACSM’s Health and Fitness Journal. 2(4)(1998):35.

CDC. The Cost Effectivenss of Screening for Type II Diabetes. Journal of the American Medical Association. 280(20)(1999):1957.

Corbin, C. B. & R. P. Pangrazi. (ed.) Towards a Better Understanding of Physical Fitness and Activity. Scottsdale, AZ: Holcomb-Hathaway, 1999, Chapters 9, 10, 11.

Eddy, D.M., et al. "The Value of Mammography Screening in Women under 50 Years." Journal of the American Medical Association 259(1988):187.

Ekoe, J. "Overview of Diabetes Mellitus and Exercise." Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise 21(1989):353.

Erickson, S. M. & T. L. Sevier. Osteoporosis in Active Women. Physician and Sports Medicine. 25(11)(1997):61.

Frisch, R.E., et al. "Lower Lifetime Occurrence of Breast Cancer and Cancers of the Reproductive System Among Former College Athletes." American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 45(1987):328.

Gorman, M., et al. "Position of the American Dietetic Association: Health Implications of Dietary Fiber." Journal of the American Dietetics Association 88(1988):216.

Ike, R.W. "Arthritis and Aerobic Exercise: A Review." Physician and Sportsmedicine 17(1989):128.

Katz, W. A. & C. Sherman. Exercise for Osteoporosis. Physician and Sports Medicine. 26(2)(1998):43.

Katz, W. A. & C. Sherman. Osteoporosis: The Role of Exercise in Optimal Management. Physician and Sports Medicine. 26(2)(1998):33.

Klerman, G.L. "Clinical Epidemiology of Suicide." Journal of Clinical Psychiatry 48(1987):33.

Koss, L.G. "The Papanicolaou Test for Cervical Cancer Detection: A Triumph and a Tragedy." Journal of the American Medical Association 261(1989):737.

Lee, I. "Exercise and Physical Health: Cancer and Immune Function." Research Quarterly for Exercise

and Sport 66(1995):286.

Lee, I., et al. "Physical Activity and Risk of Developing Colorectal Cancer Among College Alumni." Journal of the National Cancer Institute 83(1991):1324.

Lerman, C. "Reducing Avoidable Cancer through Prevention and Early Detection Regimens." Cancer Research 49(1989):4955.

Monahan, T. "Exercise and Depression: Swapping Sweat for Serenity." Physician and Sportsmedicine 14(1986):192.

Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Reports. Published Weekly by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Provides Updated Information on Health, Available on the WEB at

National Center for Health Statistics. Health, United States, 1998: With Socioeconomic Statistics and Health Chartbook. Hyattsville, MD: National Center for Health Statistics, 1998.

Paffenbarger, R.S., et al. "Physical Activity and Incidence of Cancer in Diverse Populations: A Preliminary Report." American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 45(1987):312.

Payne, W. A. & D. B. Hahn. Understanding Your Health (5th Ed.). St. Louis: WCB/McGraw-Hill, 1998, Chapters10, 11, 12, 19 and 20.

Shaffers, D., et al. Prevention in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry: The Reduction of Risk of Mental Disorders. Washington, DC: American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 1990.

Simon, H.B. "Exercise and Infection." Physician and Sportsmedicine 15(1987):135.

Storms, W. W. and D. M. Joyner. Update on Exercise-Induced Asthma. The Physician and Sports Medicine, 25(3)(1997):45.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Healthy People 2010 Objectives: Draft for Comment. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 1998, Objectives Chapters 5, 7, 8, 17, 18, 19, 20, 23, and 24.