Category: Health

  • Cancer Explained: The Essential Guide to Diagnosis and Management

    By Richard Fox, Fredrick Stephens

    The basic consultant to analysis, remedy and administration of a number of the sorts of melanoma. melanoma is a note packed with foreboding, yet this marvellous e-book through of our such a lot distinctive oncologists explains its mysteries in lucid, simple language that allays fears and places the sickness truly into standpoint. As surgical oncologist Fred Stephens and clinical oncologist Richard Fox clarify, a few fifty five% of the worse inner cancers can now be cured with sleek, multidisciplinary therapy and early prognosis. They describe the most recent remedies on hand, together with substitute treatments, as well as explaining what melanoma capability and the way it would be avoided. A analysis of melanoma isn't any longer the demise sentence it as soon as was once and melanoma defined offers a vital assessment of all present info in this fast-moving box. it truly is a useful resource of recommendation for sufferers, their households and wellbeing and fitness pros. it's also a ebook to carry wish and luxury.
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  • To Repair the World: Paul Farmer Speaks to the Next Generation (California Series in Public Anthropology)

    By Paul Farmer

    Here, for the 1st time, is a set of brief speeches by way of the charismatic physician and social activist Paul Farmer. probably the most passionate and influential voices for international well-being fairness and social justice, Farmer encourages teens to take on the best demanding situations of our occasions. enticing, frequently funny, and regularly inspiring, those speeches deliver to mild the brilliance and strength of Farmer’s imaginative and prescient in one, obtainable volume.

    A must-read for graduates, scholars, and everybody trying to support bend the arc of background towards justice, To fix the World:

    • demanding situations readers to counter disasters of mind's eye that continue billions of individuals with no entry to healthiness care, secure ingesting water, good colleges, and different easy human rights;

    • Champions the facility of partnership opposed to worldwide poverty, weather switch, and different urgent difficulties today;

    • Overturns universal assumptions approximately well-being disparities all over the world by way of contemplating the large-scale social forces that confirm who will get in poor health and who has entry to future health care;

    • Discusses how desire, harmony, religion, and hardbitten research have lively Farmer’s provider to the bad in Haiti, Peru, Rwanda, Russia, and elsewhere;

    • Leaves the reader with an uplifting imaginative and prescient: that with creativity, ardour, teamwork, and resolution, the following generations could make the realm a more secure and extra humane place.

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  • Beyond Sugar Shock: The 6-Week Plan to Break Free of Your Sugar Addiction & Get Slimmer, Sexier & Sweeter

    By Connie Bennett

    From Connie Bennett, writer of the bestseller Sugar surprise! -the e-book that Mehmet ounces stated "spills the beans" at the stunning influence of sugar and straightforward carbohydrates-comes past Sugar surprise, the 1st booklet to supply an easy, functional, mind-body-spirit plan to assist readers cut loose in their sugar or carb habit. For the hundreds of thousands of people that undergo with difficulties reminiscent of low libido, extra weight, overpowering fatigue, and plenty of different unexplained diseases, past Sugar surprise presents a step by step, six-week application to softly consultant readers to a more fit existence. during this pleasant, compassionate e-book, they're going to locate: A playful, yet critical Sugar surprise Quiz to aid readers find out about their own sugar habit; effortless, tried-and-true thoughts that Connie used-and that her consumers and Sugar Freedom Now members now use-to effectively surrender her sugar behavior; Dozens of simple information and strategies to stomp out carb cravings; uncomplicated meal plans, tasty recipes, and a food/lifestyle pyramid that indicates readers how one can allow pass of quickie carbs and nonfoods (the usual American nutrition or unhappy) and in its place get pleasure from actual, healthy, health-giving meals; wonderful, interactive "adventurcises" (adventurous workouts) corresponding to "Do Sugary Soul Searching," "Party with the Produce," and "Snatch the E-Z supplementations" ; Affirmations to refresh, rejuvenate, and renew the brain, physique, and spirit; extraordinary luck tales with before-and-after pictures. In past Sugar surprise, readers will discover that letting move in their sugar or carb dependancy is far less complicated than it seems-and it may possibly also be enjoyable! And as soon as they have addressed their dependancy, readers won't in simple terms appear and feel higher, yet also will adventure an overwhelming sensation of joyous freedom and a sweeter, balanced existence.
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  • Writing for Publication in Nursing and Healthcare: Getting it Right

    Writing for book in Nursing and Healthcare is a useful advisor to ‘getting it right', targeting all features of writing for ebook. it's going to support the reader to improve talents in writing articles, ebook studies and different kinds of guides, and will even be used as an aide-mémoire for editors and magazine or e-book reviewers. It explores:

    • How to get started
    • How to jot down quite a few sorts of booklet together with abstracts, papers, publication reports, magazine articles and books
    • Good perform in reviewing
    • The editorial process
    • Ethical and felony facets of publishing

    Offering suggestions, guidance, examples and actions, this functional how-to ebook written by means of specialists within the box is vital interpreting for all nurses and healthcare professionals.

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  • Reconstructing Obesity: The Meaning of Measures and the Measure of Meanings (Food, Nutrition, and Culture)

    within the crowded and busy area of weight problems and fats reviews, there's a loss of realization to the lived reviews of individuals, how and why they devour what they do, and the way humans in cross-cultural settings comprehend hazard, future health, and our bodies. This quantity addresses the lacuna by way of drawing on ethnographic tools and analytical emic explorations on the way to think of the influence of cultural distinction, embodiment, and native wisdom on realizing weight problems. it really is via this reconstruction of ways weight problems and fatness are studied and understood new dialogue may be brought and a brand new set of analytical explorations approximately weight problems study and the effectiveness of weight problems interventions can be established.

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  • The Antioxidant Counter: A Pocket Guide to the Revolutionary ORAC Scale for Choosing Healthy Foods

    By Lauren Clum

    SUPERCHARGE YOUR vitamin WITH ANTIOXIDANT-PACKED FOODS

    Based at the groundbreaking ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorbance ability) scale, this convenient consultant offers easy-to-understand antioxidant ratings for enormous quantities of meals. It’s particularly designed to teach which nutrition-loaded meals provide the best therapeutic energy and the way to incorporate extra of them on your diet.

    •Clear, Easy-to-Read Charts
    •Delicious, Antioxidant-Rich Recipes
    •Explanation of ORAC Scores
    •Check the book’s charts for your self and spot how an apple


    Check the book’s charts for your self and notice how an apple provides 5 instances the antioxidants of a banana! Or how topping pasta with broccoli and bell peppers rather than zucchini and tomato bargains an awesome ten-fold increase.
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  • Perfect Health—Stress & Alternative Therapies: The Complete Guide for Body & Mind

    By Tanushree Podder, Shrikant Prasoon

    Existence isn't really a mathematical equation of do’s and don’ts. relatively it truly is an difficult adjustment of opposing forces of fine well-being and diseases that symbolize dwelling a existence. the line to stable future health involves residing with moderation in behavior and attitudes. Now say see you later to sickness and illness; energy your self with power and stamina, adventure excellent overall healthiness & health and whilst advance the potency of body’s immune process and its skill to cleanse itself ideal health and wellbeing: pressure & substitute remedies discusses rigidity anxiousness melancholy insomnia and feelings their etiology results and administration and shortlists extremely simple thoughts to gradual the accelerator velocity of the primary anxious approach via Yoga, Meditation, Reiki, therapeutic massage, Hypnotherapy, Colourtherapy, Aromatherapy, T’ai Chi Ch’ uan, Acupressure and different rest options. The set of four Books – excellent health and wellbeing: the full consultant for physique & brain is barely no longer intended to only create information in regards to the brain and feelings and should train you ways to paintings your approach to health and achieve precise health and wellbeing. This notable four- booklet set is an epitome of medical insurance.
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  • Sleep Soundly Every Night, Feel Fantastic Every Day: A Doctor's Guide to Solving Your Sleep Problems

    By Robert S. Rosenberg

    In the event you have hassle falling asleep, unsleeping exhausted, or are woke up during the evening by means of a stressed or noisily snoring companion, assistance is right here. Do you are taking many years to wake up and get moving into the morning? Do you get up feeling such as you slightly slept in any respect? Do you get up within the early morning hours and locate it tough to return to sleep? Do you may have uncomfortable feeling on your extremities that maintain you from falling or staying asleep? Do recurrent nightmares disturb your sleep? in case you or an individual you like has difficulty sound asleep, Dr. Robert S. Rosenberg may help you determine the matter and supply distinctive suggestions so that you can commence awakening refreshed and renewed instantly. according to the newest examine and together with genuine sufferer tales from Dr. Rosenberg's perform, his new booklet discusses the commonest factors and indicators of every ailment, solutions the main commonly asked questions about every one and offers the most recent options that will help you eventually get a great night's sleep. a nap professional and researcher, Rosenberg additionally stocks the newest learn at the connections among sleep issues and PTSD and ADHD. And his ten - aspect plan for buying your most sensible sleep may help you enhance the standard of your sleep and your overall healthiness and temper instantly. Dr. Rosenberg might help you: hinder and deal with sleep problems, together with insomnia, stressed leg syndrome, noisily snoring, sleepwalking, and sleep consuming, between others increase your sleep behavior locate reduction out of your indicators Ask your general practitioner the ideal questions improve the standard of sleep deal with tension and anxiousness locate the correct healthcare professional to diagnose and deal with your sleep problem
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  • Becoming a Consummate Clinician: What Every Student, House Officer and Hospital Practitioner Needs to Know

    With health facility medication starting to be swiftly in either scale and complexity, the training curve for college students is steeper, whereas skilled physicians are usually known as upon to behave as mentors and caregivers in components open air their fundamental fields of workmanship. Becoming a Consummate Clinician, a thrilling new e-book within the sequence health center medication: present recommendations, describes in functional phrases how clinicians and scholars can imagine extra severely and act extra insightfully during this period of data enlargement and time compression. built for hospital-based clinicians and physicians-in-training, the ebook presents a highway map for navigating key demanding situations in real-life clinical perform on the topic of assessing, integrating, and offering scientific info. truly formatted and simply obtainable, the book:

    • Fully integrates and emphasizes mistakes avoidance and reduction
    • Highlights makes use of and boundaries of algorithmic and evidence-based drugs in scientific decision-making
    • Details powerful innovations for having a look and “re-looking” at biomedical data
    • Explains crucial do’s and don’ts of medicalpractice, from sufferer heritage and examination to differential diagnoses
    • Describes most sensible practices and pitfalls of amassing, processing, and speaking scientific information
    • Presents suggestions for attending physicians to boost the serious considering talents in their trainees

    Featuring real-world medical examples, this concise, down-to-earth textual content is written to aid either practitioners and scholars enhance their total scientific functionality, and discover ways to converse successfully with contributors of the caregiving team.

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