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- Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2010; US$ 5.99
Whether you're a couch potato, diet dropout, or heavy smoker, it's hard to change old habits. But with this step-by-step guide, you can do it! You'll learn how to set realistic goals and follow through on them, plus stick to your new healthful habits. Stories of how other real people overcame the same hurdles will motivate you. * Find physical activities... more...
- ABC-CLIO 2004; US$ 64.00
For good reasons, Americans are growing concerned about the cost of health care and housing. There are many reasons why people need care-the addiction of a teenage child or spouse, an elderly relative in need of nursing home care, a psychological disorder, or a chronic medical condition?but even moderately successful institutional solutions for these... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2005; US$ 33.00
This comprehensive review of the Finnish health care system evaluates financing, service provision, investment, governance, and insurance/payment schemes. Recent reforms are assessed and longer-term challenges such as those posed by technological change, a rapidly ageing population, and rising consumer expectations are evaluated. The review includes... more...
- Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2002; US$ 100.00
The societal aspects of risk governance are increasingly becoming a part of public decision-making processes. This tendency is particularly evident in matters dealing with the protection of human health and the environment. The NEA Committee on Radiation Protection and Public Health organised a workshop to examine stakeholder involvement processes... more...
- World Health Organization 2010; US$ 40.00
It provides a comprehensive summary of the current status of national health and health systems including; mortality and burden of disease, causes of death, reported infectious diseases, health service coverage, risk factors, health systems resources, health expenditures, inequities and demographic and socioeconomic statistics. more...
- HarperCollins 2010; US$ 11.24
From Neal Pollack, acclaimed author of Alternadad and The Neal Pollack Anthology of American Literature, comes Stretch: The Unlikely Making of a Yoga Dude . Here is the hilarious but true account of an overweight, balding, skeptical guy who undergoes a miraculous transformation into a healthy, blissful, obsessively dedicated yoga fiend. more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 41.94
The majority of teens experience some form of stress related to school, society, family, or peers. People react differently to stress, and some are able to handle stressful situations more easily than others. A variety of factors?including genetic, psychological, and environmental?often contribute to how an individual reacts to stress. Living with... more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 42.00
The obesity epidemic in the United States and abroad is growing, and weight has become a rising concern in today's society. Nutrition and Weight Management, Second Edition discusses the concept of weight management as well as the role that social, cultural, and genetic factors play in determining weight and body size. Coverage includes the importance... more...
- De Gruyter 2010; US$ 65.27
This publication focuses on the quality of life and care of members of the German Multiple Sclerosis Society (DMSG), Berlin, who have fallen ill with the disease. The up-to-date information describes the current situation of MS sufferers and reflects the changes in available therapies and political framework conditions. more...
- Infobase Publishing 2010; US$ 42.00
Media images of "ideal bodies"?which, in reality, are often dangerously thin?make it easy for people to start worrying about their own body shapes and compare themselves to these model ideals. For some people, this concern with thinness becomes an obsession, and they fall victim to eating disorders. The sufferer may starve him- or herself,... more...