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Public Health

  • Body Respectby Linda Bacon; Lucy Aphramor

    BenBella Books, Inc. 2014; US$ 14.95

    Mainstream health science has let you down. Weight loss is not the key to health, diet and exercise are not effective weight-loss strategies and fatness is not a death sentence. You?ve heard it before: there?s a global health crisis, and, unless we make some changes, we?re in trouble. That much is true—but the epidemic is NOT obesity. The real... more...

  • Nutrition-Infection Interactions and Impacts on Human Healthby Mohan Pammi; Jesus G. Vallejo; Steven A. Abrams

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 139.95

    Nutrition and infection are often at a crossroads, interacting with each other and influencing human health. Infection is a major health problem and nutritional deficiency plays a significant role in increasing the risk of infection. Nutrition?Infection Interactions and Impacts on Human Health presents state-of-the-art evidence on nutrition?infection... more...

  • Insect Repellents Handbook, Second Editionby Mustapha Debboun; Stephen P. Frances; Daniel Strickman

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 119.95

    The public has a great desire for products that prevent the annoyance of biting insects and ticks, but that desire does not always translate into sensible use of those products. Insect Repellents Handbook, Second Edition summarizes evidence-based information on insect repellents to inform decisions by those involved with insect repellent research,... more...

  • Doctored: The Disillusionment of an American Physicianby Sandeep Jauhar

    Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014; US$ 26.99

    In his acclaimed memoir Intern, Sandeep Jauhar chronicled the formative years of his residency at a prestigious New York City hospital. Doctored , his harrowing follow-up, observes the crisis of American medicine through the eyes of an attending cardiologist. Hoping for the stability he needs to start a family, Jauhar accepts a position at a massive... more...

  • Introduction to Health Promotionby Anastasia M Snelling

    Wiley 2014; US$ 90.00

    Understand the foundations and applications of health promotion Introduction to Health Promotion gives students a working knowledge of health promotion concepts and methods and their application to health and health behaviors, with a special emphasis on the philosophical and theoretical foundations of health promotion. The textbook also identifies... more...

  • Reversibility of Chronic Disease and Hypersensitivity,Volume 2by William J. Rea; Kalpana D. Patel

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 139.95

    Encyclopedic in scope, Reversibility of Chronic Degenerative Disease and Hypersensitivity, Volume 2: The Effects of Environmental Pollutants on the Organ System draws deeply from clinical histories of thousands of patients. It focuses on clinical syndromes within the musculoskeletal, gastrointestinal, and respiratory systems. The book explores... more...

  • Comprehensive Care for HIV/AIDSby Teresa L. Scheid

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    A comprehensive health care system consists of services that are coordinated and integrated along the full continuum of care. For HIV patients, this includes physical health care, infectious disease management, crisis care, mental health care, substance abuse counseling, and social support services including housing, transportation, subsistence, and... more...

  • Working in Public Healthby Fiona Sim; Jenny Wright

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 49.95

    What can you contribute to improving and protecting the health of your community? Public health is becoming an increasingly central area of healthcare practice and people working in public health come from a wide range of disciplines and backgrounds. This practical and accessible book maps out the range of exciting and varied options open to people... more...

  • Diet-Microbe Interactions in the Gutby Kieran Tuohy; Daniele Del Rio

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 99.95

    Drawing on expert opinions from the fields of nutrition, gut microbiology, mammalian physiology, and immunology, Diet-Microbe Interactions for Human Health investigates the evidence for a unified disease mechanism working through the gut and its resident microbiota, and linking many inflammation-related chronic diet associated diseases. State of... more...

  • Pharmaceuticals, Corporate Crime and Public Healthby G. Dukes; J. Braithwaite; J. Moloney

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2014; US$ 40.00

    ‘Given the provenance, this book was always going to be excellent, but it exceeded my highest expectations. It’s one of those rare works that combine true scholarship with great imagination and end up also a real pleasure to read. The breadth of analysis is remarkable and the modelling for better futures is superb. It’s more than a must... more...