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Preventive Medicine

  • Vision for Life, Revised Editionby Meir Ph.D. Schneider; M. Fernanda Leite Ribeiro

    North Atlantic Books 2016; US$ 21.95

    All parts of the body need exercise for optimal health, and the eyes are no different.  Vision for Life presents an approach to eye health for people with 20/20 vision who wish to maintain their perfect vision as well as people who see poorly and would like to improve their eyesight.    Clients of the Meir Schneider Self-Healing Method experience... more...

  • White Coat Talesby Robert B. Taylor

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 39.99

    This new edition of  White Coat Tales  presents intriguing stories that give historical context to what we do in medicine today?the body?s ?holy bone? and how it got its name, a surprising reason why gout seemed to be so prevalent several centuries ago, and the therapeutic misadventure that shortened the life of Eleanor Roosevelt.  In... more...

  • Smoking - what all healthcare professionals need to knowby Graham F. Cope

    M&K Update Ltd 2016; US$ 19.99

    This book will enable a wide range of healthcare professionals (including general practitioners, nurses, surgeons, psychiatrists, dentists, physiotherapists, urologists, gastroenterologists, audiologists, ophthalmologists and dermatologists) to provide helpful, accurate advice and feedback to reduce smoking among their patients. more...

  • Climate Change and Healthby Walter Leal Filho; Ulisses M. Azeiteiro; Fátima Alves

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 179.00

    A major objective of this volume is to create and share knowledge about the socio-economic, political and cultural dimensions of climate change. The authors analyze the effects of climate change on the social and environmental determinants of the health and well-being of communities (i.e. poverty, clean air, safe drinking water, food supplies) and... more...

  • Marathon Running: Physiology, Psychology, Nutrition and Training Aspectsby Christoph Zinner; Billy Sperlich

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 189.00

    The book contains recent research about physiology,psychology, nutrition and training aspects of Marathon Running of differentage, gender and performance level. The basic knowledge of marathon running withexplanations of the physiological and psychological mechanisms induced bymarathon training with the associated adaptations and subsequent improvedphysiological... more...

  • Mediterranean Dietby Donato F. Romagnolo; Ornella I. Selmin

    Springer International Publishing 2016; US$ 129.00

    This text is an especially timely new text as the number of studies focusing on the impact of the Mediterranean diet on disease prevention increases every year. The fundamental question addressed in this text is how food components and behavior of the Mediterranean diet reduce the risk of chronic diseases. In-depth chapters provide an overview of preclinical... more...

  • Wellnessfaktor psychische Gesundheitby Lisbeth Jerich

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2016; US$ 44.99

    LisbethJerich zeigt das Potenzial psychotherapeutischer Interventionen jenseits derSymptomfreiheit auf. Damit wendet sich die Autorin der originären Bedeutung desWortes Psychotherapie zu, nach der nicht nur die Kuration und Vermeidung vonKrankheit, sondern auch die positive Förderung von Gesundheit Ziel derPsychotherapie ist. Sie entwickelt mithilfe... more...

  • Herbal Insecticides, Repellents and Biomedicines: Effectiveness and Commercializationby Vijay Veer; Reji Gopalakrishnan

    Springer India 2016; US$ 189.00

    This book looks closely at herbal product development and commercialisation. In spite of an ever-growing demand, there is a dearth of safe and effective herbal products that meet consumers? expectations. Therefore, this book takes it upon itself to elaborate on the development process of herbal insecticides, repellents and biomedicines from a commercialisation... more...

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

    Springer Singapore 2016; US$ 159.00

    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...

  • How Not To Dieby Michael Greger; Gene Stone

    Pan Macmillan 2016; US$ 12.16

    Why rely on drugs and surgery to cure you of life-threatening disease when the right decisions can prevent you from falling ill to begin with? How Not To Die gives effective, scientifically-proven nutritional advice to prevent our biggest killers - heart disease, breast cancer, prostate cancer, high blood pressure, diabetes - and reveals the... more...