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  • Physical Activity, Exercise, Sedentary Behavior and Healthby Kazuyuki Kanosue; Satomi Oshima; Zhen-Bo Cao; Koichiro Oka

    Springer Japan 2015; US$ 141.52

    The aim of this book is to present current views about physical activity and the benefits of physical activity in preventing and ameliorating various health conditions that are of worldwide concern. This book was developed as a compilation of the accomplishments of the five-year Global COE (Center of Excellence) ?Sport Sciences for the Promotion of... more...

  • ZwangerFitby Helga D. Hentzepeter-van Ravensberg

    Bohn Stafleu van Loghum 2009; Not Available

    Vaak is een zwangerschap of bevalling de aanleiding voor bekkenbodemklachten. Een goede begeleiding van de zwangere vrouw en de jonge moeder is daarom belangrijk. Als eerste komen aan de orde de geschiedenis van ZwangerFit, de opzet, de voorwaarden voor het opzetten en het uitvoeren van lessen en de intake van een cursist. Het tweede deel helpt u... more...

  • Myopia and Glaucomaby Kazuhisa Sugiyama; Nagahisa Yoshimura

    Springer Japan 2015; US$ 94.71

    This book serves as an introductory reference on clinical aspects of glaucoma and myopia, providing essential guidelines for diagnosis and monitoring of glaucoma progression in patients, especially those with high myopias. Many clinical studies are presented by leading experts in the field in an accessible style, making the content suitable not only... more...

  • Prevention Science in School Settingsby Kris Bosworth

    Springer New York 2015; US$ 108.86

    This straightforward volume makes a strong, practical, research-based case for integrating prevention programs into middle and high schools. Written by experts in prevention science and education, it examines educational goals and prevention of risky behaviors as parallel and complementary processes and provides evidence for health-promoting schools... more...

  • Infectious Diseases and Rural Livelihood in Developing Countriesby Fingani Annie Mphande

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 130.64

    This book focuses on the effects of rural livelihood and the impact of infectious diseases on health and poverty. It explores cultures and traditions in developing countries and their role in infectious-disease management and prevention. It highlights the associated healthcare systems and how these have contributed to some of the challenges faced,... more...

  • Integrative Health Servicesby Heather Mullins-Owens

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 46.80

    This readable overview offers a public health framework for integrating medical and alternative care to improve health outcomes in patients with chronic illnesses. It details the promise, potential, and challenges of holistic services as patients seek diverse treatment options and health care systems address the demand for more affordable, accessible,... more...

  • Making a Difference Through Marketingby Carolin Plewa; Jodie Conduit

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 108.86

    This book honours the contribution Professor Pascale Quester has made to academia and higher education, through her research, teaching, and leadership. It provides readers with a comprehensive, contemporary perspective on marketing practice with an emphasis on the role of marketing in making a difference. Organisations are interwoven with the society... more...

  • Youngerby Sara Gottfried

    HarperCollins 2017; US$ 17.99

    The New York Times bestselling author of The Hormone Cure and The Hormone Reset Diet shows every woman how to create a lifestyle that will help her look great, feel energized, and slow down the effects of aging. Feel destined for cellulite, saddle bags, and belly fat? Does your family come from a long line of Alzheimer's, cancer, or heart disease?... more...

  • Emerging Issues in Prison Healthby Bernice S Elger; Catherine Ritter; Heino Stöver

    Springer Netherlands 2016; US$ 87.09

    This volume recognizes and addresses the health care issues of prisoners, to establish best practices and to learn about approaches to these challenges from around the world. It presents new evidence on several emerging and classical prison health issues. The first goal of this volume is to address emerging issues related to health in prison. Second,... more...