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  • Healing Or Stealingby Jean-Marie Abgrall

    Algora Publishing 2007; US$ 29.95

    Abgrall is one of the world's top experts on cults and the pseudo health movements that prey upon people in need. A practicing psychiatrist and criminologist, he says "so-called alternative medicine sometimes crosses the line and becomes pure crookery." A more...

  • Plain Language Pediatricsby Mary Ann Abrams; Benard P. Dreyer

    American Academy of Pediatrics 2008; US$ 54.95

    NEW! An essential tool to help improve communication between pediatrician and patient or family. Plain Language Pediatrics offers a framework for implementing a plain language approach to communication in your office, and provides specific steps you can take to ensure the information you present to patients and their parents is clearly understood.... more...

  • Overdosed Americaby John Abramson

    HarperCollins 2013; US$ 11.24

    Using the examples of Vioxx, Celebrex, cholesterol-lowering statin drugs, and anti-depressants, Overdosed America shows that at the heart of the current crisis in American medicine lies the commercialization of medical knowledge itself. Drawing on his background in statistics, epidemiology, and health policy, John Abramson, M.D., reveals the ways... more...

  • A Short Guide to a Long Lifeby David B. Agus

    Simon & Schuster 2014; US$ 13.99

    The New York Times bestselling book of simple rules everyone should follow in order to live a long, healthy life, featuring illustrations throughout, from the author of The End of Illness . In his international bestseller, The End of Illness , Dr. David B. Agus shared what he has learned from his work as a pioneering cancer doctor, revealing the... more...

  • The Essential Patient Handbookby Alan B. Ettinger; Deborah M. Weisbrot; Stuart Apfel

    Demos Medical Publishing 2004; US$ 19.95

    The Essential Patient Handbook was written for the millions of Americans who are dissatisfied with their medical care, and are looking for a practical no-nonsense way to get the help they need from their doctors. It contains lessons learned by two doctors (husband and wife) who endured immense challenges on the patient side of the medical care system.... more...

  • The Handbook of Social Studies in Health and Medicineby Gary L. Albrecht; Ray Fitzpatrick; Susan C Scrimshaw

    SAGE Publications 1999; US$ 74.00

    This book brings together world-class figures to provide an indispensable, comprehensive resource book on social science, health and medicine. more...

  • How to Stop Smoking - 30 Solutions to Suit You: Teach Yourselfby Matthew Aldrich

    Hodder & Stoughton 2013; US$ 12.99

    How To Stop Smoking offers anyone who wants to stop honest, balanced and trustworthy advice on how to kick the habit - forever. Written by a former smoker, now personal trainer and health guru, this is a practical guide which demolishes all the reasons for continuing to smoke one by one. It offers a variety of solutions to suit you, and also focuses... more...

  • Calling the Shotsby Mary Alexander

    Jessica Kingsley Publishers 2003; US$ 29.95

    Mixing personal experience with factual research, Alexander examines vaccination and highlights some of the questions she believes should be at the forefront of parents' minds. This book aims to provide parents with the knowledge and curiosity needed to make an informed, confident decision about vaccination. more...

  • Assisted Living Administrationby IP NHA MSPH PhD James E. Allen

    Springer Publishing Company 2004; US$ 109.99

    Assisted living, the fastest growing residential option, burst upon the American landscape in the late 1980ís. These facilities serve persons who no longer are able to live independently and need help with the activities of daily living, but do not need 24-hour nursing care. James Allen has updated and refined this second edition of Assisted Living... more...

  • Planning in Health Promotion Workby Roar Amdam

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 54.95

    Community development, planning and partnerships have become important terms in health promotion but, up until now, debate around these concepts have been discussed more in planning science than in public health literature. Roar Amdam draws on theories and new empirical evidence from local, regional and international planning and public health in... more...