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  • The Myth of Autismby Michael J. Goldberg

    Skyhorse Publishing 2014; US$ 17.95

    Experts agree that America is in the midst of a disturbing epidemic of what has thus far been diagnosed as autism. In just thirty years autism diagnoses have risen from 1 in 5,000 children to 1 in 110, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But in the history of our society there has never been an “epidemic? of any developmental... more...

  • Cheating Destinyby James S. Hirsch

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014; US$ 14.95

    A candid, provocative, and moving account of one of America?s fastest-growing health issues If you or someone you love has diabetes, you are not alone ? more than twenty million Americans now live with the disease. In Cheating Destiny , the best-selling author James S. Hirsch offers an incisive, sometimes surprising portrait of diabetes in America.... more...

  • Chronic Non-communicable Diseases in Ghanaby Ama de-Graft Aikins; Samuel Agyei-Mensah

    Sub-Saharan Publishers 2014; US$ 26.95

    Chronic non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as hypertension, stroke, diabetes and cancers, are major causes of disability and death in Ghana. NCDs are not only public health problems. They are also developmental problems, because the rising prevalence of long-term chronic conditions has major social and financial implications for affected individuals,... more...

  • Fast Facts: Obesityby David Haslam; Gary Wittert

    HEALTH PRESS LIMITED 2014; US$ 25.00

    Fast Facts: Obesity is packed with practical advice on how best to support patients to improve their nutrition and levels of physical activity, and change their habits with simple and achievable goals tailored to individual needs and concerns. more...

  • Total Recoveryby Gary Kaplan; Donna Beecher

    Rodale 2014; US$ 21.50

    About 100 million Americans live with some form of chronic pain—more than the combined number who suffer from diabetes, heart disease, and cancer. But chronic pain has always been a mystery. It often returns at the slightest provocation, even when doctors can't find anything wrong. Oddly enough, whether the pain is physical or emotional, traumatic... more...

  • Older Women With Chronic Painby Karen A Roberto

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 48.95

    This much-needed book explores the issues and consequences of chronic pain in later life. Chronic pain often accompanies the non-fatal health conditions experienced by older women, but much of the professional literature virtually ignores older chronic pain sufferers. Older Women With Chronic Pain begins to fill this void by exploring chronic pain... more...

  • Uncommon Diseases in the ICUby Marc Leone; Claude Martin; Jean-Louis Vincent

    Springer 2014; US$ 189.00

    This book highlights the practical characteristics of uncommon diseases and presents the most relevant features for the management of intensive care units. It does not aim to provide an exhaustive description of uncommon diseases, focusing instead on the major diseases that intensivists may encounter in their clinical practice.After a brief introduction... more...

  • Evidence-Based Patient Handlingby Pat Alexander; Emma Crumpton; Brian Fletcher; Mike Fray; Sue Hignett; Sue Ruszala

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 60.95

    Providing care and treatment for patients usually requires moving and handling activities associated with high rates of back injuries. The personal and financial cost of back pain and injuries to health staff means there is an urgent need to improve practice in this area. Over the past twenty years a number of guidelines have been published, however,... more...

  • Medicine, Healing and Performanceby Effie Gemi-Iordanou; Stephen Gordon; Robert Matthew

    Oxbow Books 2014; US$ 30.00

    Whether it is the binding of shattered bones or the creation of herbal remedies, human agency is a central feature of the healing process. Both archaeological and anthropological research has contributed much to our understanding of the performative aspects of medicine. The papers contained in this volume, based on a session conducted at the 2010 Theoretical... more...

  • Musculoskeletal Pain Emanating From the Head and Neckby Irwin J Russell; Murray E Allen

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 115.00

    Dr. Murray E. Allen, Chairman of the Eighth International Symposium by the Physical Medicine Research Foundation, has collected presented findings from some of the brightest minds studying whiplash in Musculoskeletal Pain Emanating From the Head and Neck. This insightful book will help physicians, physical therapists, chiropractors, and researchers... more...