Fitness-Wellness Links

Campus Resources

  • Student Health Center

The Student Health Center at Henderson State University  provides primary medical care, disease prevention, health education, wellness promotion, and various other services to all currently enrolled students.

  • Counseling Center

The Counseling Center at Henderson State University is to enhance the ability of a diverse student population to achieve academic success by providing caring, accessible, cost efficient, high quality physical and mental health care services in a confidential and ethical environment that fosters respect for all students.

Health & Fitness Organizations

  • ACE:  American Council on Exercise

Ace is a nonprofit organizations committed to America's health and wellbeing.  ACE offers certifications and continuing education for fitness professionals.

www.acefitness.org

  • ACSM:  American College of Sports and Medicine

The American College of Sports and Medicine promotes and intergrates scientific research, education, and practical applications of sports medicine and exercise science to maintain and enhance physical performance, fitness, health, and quality of life. 
 www.acsm.org  

 

  • AFAA:  Aerobics and Fitness Association of America

 

As the world's largest fitness educator, AFAA delivers comprehensive cognitive and practical education for fitness professionals, grounded in industry research, using both traditional and innovative modalities.  AFAA upholds Basic Exercise Standards and Guidelines for safe fitness practice.

www.afaa.com  
 
  •  ISSA:  International Sports Sciences Association 
The International Sports Sciences Association is an international institution that works to provide education, certification, and continuing education to over 150,000 health and fitness professionals worldwide.
 
www.issaonline.com

Additional Health & Fitness Links

  • BMI Information & Calculator

Calcuate your Body Mass Index (BMI) number and find out your healthy range
http://www.cdc.gov/healthyweight/assessing/bmi/adult_bmi/index

  •  American Heart Assocaition

The American Heart Association's mission is to build healthier lives free of cardiovascular dieases and stroke.
http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/  
  
 

 
 
 
 
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