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  • Health and Well-Being Across the Life Courseby Mary Larkin

    SAGE Publications 2013; US$ 46.00

    This new text from Mary Larkin on the increasingly important life course approach covers health from pre-pregnancy to old age. Chapters include suggestions for further reading, discussion points, activities and activity commentaries to make it ideal for interactive student learning and critical reflection. more...

  • Laufen und Walking im Alterby Dieter Kleinmann

    Springer 2006; US$ 39.99

    Laufen und "Nordic Walking" als Massenphänomen. Doch sollen auch ältere, bisher körperlich inaktive oder von Altersbeschwerden geplagte Menschen damit beginnen? Hier informiert Sie ein erfahrener Sportmediziner über Voraussetzungen, Trainingsgrundsätze und was Sie berücksichtigen müssen. Er unterscheidet zwischen Training aus gesundheitlichen Gründen... more...

  • A Consultation With the Back Doctorby Hamilton Hall

    McClelland & Stewart 2011; US$ 19.99

    The latest advice from the original bestselling Back Doctor Twenty-five years ago, Dr. Hamilton Hall wrote the book that changed the way back-pain sufferers deal with their affliction. In The Back Doctor , he advocated activity instead of bed rest. In place of braces and girdles, he suggested that patients follow a program of specific exercise.... more...

  • Vision for Lifeby Meir Schneider

    North Atlantic Books 2012; US$ 13.95

    In Vision for Life, natural health pioneer Meir Schneider shares ten essential principles of healthy vision discovered in his forty-year personal and professional journey. Born almost blind, Schneider taught himself to see and developed an innovative program of healing and recovery that has helped thousands of people regain and improve their health.... more...

  • A Review of the U.S. Workplace Wellness Marketby Soeren Mattke; Christopher Schnyer; Kristin R. Van Busum

    RAND Corporation 2012; US$ 9.95

    This paper describes the current state of workplace wellness programs in the United States, including typical program components; assesses current uptake among U.S. employers; reviews the evidence for program impact; and evaluates the current use and the impact of incentives to promote employee engagement. more...

  • Diseases of Globalizationby Christine McMurray; Roy Smith

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 43.95

    The emergence of a global economy has led to the erosion of local autonomy and national sovereignty with an associated emphasis on the spread of liberal, free-market economics. A clear divide is appearing between those benefiting from and those disadvantaged by this process. Among the most important consequences are changes in the patterns of health... more...

  • Medical Fitness and Resilienceby Regina A. Shih; Sarah O. Meadows; Margret T. Martin

    RAND Corporation 2013; US$ 9.95

    This report examines the relationship between medical fitness and resilience, using key constructs found in the scientific literature that address preventive care, presence and management of injuries and chronic conditions, and health care access. more...

  • The End of World Population Growth in the 21st Centuryby Warren C. Sanderson; Wolfgang Lutz; Sergei Scherbov

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 73.95

    The 20th century was the century of explosive population growth, resulting in unprecedented impacts; in contrast, the 21st century is likely to see the end of world population growth and become the century of population aging. We are currently at the crossroads of these demographic regimes. This book presents fresh evidence about our demographic future... more...

  • Smog Alertby Derek Elsom

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 45.95

    The world's cities are choking on pollution from traffic and industry. With the health of over 1.6 billion people under threat, poor urban air quality is fast becoming one of them most pressing environmental problems of our times. Smog Alert examines the causes and scale of urban air pollution, identifying who is most at risk, and what particular... more...