chapter  15
24 Pages

Health-related behaviour: Current situation, trends, and prevention

ByPierre-André Michaud, Isabelle Chossis, Joan-Carles Suris

To give an insight into how adolescents see and rate their own health and their health problems. To discuss the concept of risk and experimental behaviour during adolescence; to survey several lifestyle patterns (sports and physical activity, nutrition and eating behaviours, sexuality) and their impact on health; to present some basic avenues in the field of prevention and health promotion.