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  • The Cancer Chroniclesby George Johnson

    Random House 2013; US$ 12.23

    When the woman he loved was diagnosed with a metastatic cancer, science-writer George Johnson embarked on a journey to learn everything he could about the disease and the people who dedicate their lives to understanding and combating it. What he discovered is that a revolution is now under way ? an explosion of new ideas about what cancer really... more...

  • In the Wake of the Plagueby Norman F. Cantor

    Simon & Schuster 2014; US$ 16.00

    Much of what we know about the greatest medical disaster ever, the Black Plague of the fourteenth century, is wrong. The details of the Plague etched in the minds of terrified schoolchildren -- the hideous black welts, the high fever, and the final, awful end by respiratory failure -- are more or less accurate. But what the Plague really was, and how... more...

  • In the Wake of the Plagueby Norman F. Cantor

    Simon & Schuster 2014; Not Available

    Much of what we know about the greatest medical disaster ever, the Black Plague of the fourteenth century, is wrong. The details of the Plague etched in the minds of terrified schoolchildren -- the hideous black welts, the high fever, and the final, awful end by respiratory failure -- are more or less accurate. But what the Plague really was, and how... more...

  • Life and Breathby Neil Schachter

    Crown Publishing Group 2007; US$ 19.00

    The fourth leading cause of death in the United States, COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, affects an estimated 35 million Americans. Yet only half are aware that they are seriously ill. Life and Breath , by Dr. Neil Schachter, is the first book that alerts people to their risks for COPD and explains the steps they need to take to prevent... more...

  • Molecular Mechanisms of Cockayne Syndromeby Shamim I. Ahmad

    Landes Bioscience 2009; US$ 129.00

    Cockayne syndrome (CS) is a rare autosomal genetic disorder that was first identified almost 62 years ago by Alfred Cockayne and was named after him. The earliest publication record (PubMed) available is a paper by Marie et al in 1958. Since then 815 research papers including excellent reviews have been published (PubMed, December 2008), yet we are... more...

  • Survival of the Sickestby Sharon Moalem; Jonathan Prince

    HarperCollins 2009; US$ 11.99

    Read it. You're already living it. Was diabetes evolution's response to the last Ice Age? Did a deadly genetic disease help our ancestors survive the bubonic plagues of Europe? Will a visit to the tanning salon help lower your cholesterol? Why do we age? Why are some people immune to HIV? Can your genes be turned on -- or off? Joining the ranks... more...

  • Pocket Primer on the Rheumatic Diseasesby John H. Klippel; John Stone; Leslie J. Crofford; Patience H. White

    Springer 2010; US$ 49.99

    This handy pocket reference is a concise book to be used for spotting symptoms, issuing proper tests, making referrals when necessary and suggesting treatment options. It distils the most up-to-date information on virtually every disease encountered by rheumatologists and others who treat patients with rheumatologic diseases. Especially designed for... more...

  • Apoptosis in Health and Diseaseby Martin Holcik; Eric C. LaCasse; Alex E. MacKenzie; Robert G. Korneluk

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 32.00

    A 2005 survey of the role of apoptosis in the pathogenesis of many significant human illnesses and injury states. more...

  • Losing My Mindby Thomas DeBaggio

    Free Press 2002; US$ 15.99

    When Tom DeBaggio turned fifty-seven in 1999, he thought he was about to embark on the relaxing golden years of retirement -- time to spend with his family, his friends, the herb garden he had spent decades cultivating and from which he made a living. Then, one winter day, he mentioned to his doctor during a routine exam that he had been stumbling... more...

  • Sexually Transmitted Diseasesby Anita Nelson

    Springer 2007; US$ 179.00

    A review of diagnosis and treatment issues in STDs. This book includes clinical guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It offers approaches to consultation and care, including how to give bad news sensitively and how to teach patients to empower themselves with the tools they need for lowering their risk for contracting. more...