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  • IB Sports, Exercise and Health Scienceby John Sproule

    Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 56.80

    Written by a chief examiner and a range of subject experts, this comprehensive book will provide students with all the material and practice they need to succeed in this brand new subject area. Packed with visual explanation and practice, it will help students fully understand the science behind the body and its relationship to human well-being. more...

  • Your Inner Pharmacyby Robert Blaich

    Atria Books/Beyond Words 2011; US$ 19.95

    In the United States, almost one-third of the population lives with a chronic disease such as osteoarthritis, asthma, GERD and heartburn, heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, or anxiety/ depression and mood disorders. Most chronic conditions are self-induced and are a product of our lifestyles and the result of an imbalance of chemicals that... more...

  • Essentials of Sports Nutrition and Supplementsby Jose Antonio; Douglas Kalman; Jeffrey R. Stout; Mike Greenwood; Darryn S. Willoughby; G. Gregory Haff

    Humana Press 2009; US$ 119.75

    Millions of consumers want to lose body fat, gain muscle mass, and/or improve exercise performance. In addition to an exercise program, they often look to sports supplements as ?tools? to help them reach their goals. This book, the culmination of years of work by the thought leaders in the sports nutrition field will help the consumer, student, scientist,... more...

  • Nutrition and Activityby Mabel Blades

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2007; US$ 199.00

    Obesity levels have been increasing along with a reduction in exercise levels. The associated health problems of coronary heart disease, certain types of cancers, strokes, joint problems, type 2 diabetes, and social and emotional problems are all linked with obesity. One of the major factors in preventing this obesity is exercise. The articles in this... more...

  • How To Balance Your Lifeby James O'Loghlin

    Allen & Unwin 2009; US$ 24.53

    A clear, focused and above all practical guide to getting a bit of work/life balance into your own life. more...

  • Redrawing Boundaries Within Healthcareby Signe Vikkelsø; Peter Kjar

    Emerald Group Publishing Limited 2008; US$ 199.00

    In the last two decades, Scandinavian healthcare systems have experienced profound processes of change on many dimensions, e.g. structural reforms of hospital fields, new types of healthcare organisations, explosion of new quality standards, and altered relationships between healthcare professionals and patients.The joint heading for the articles presented... more...

  • Clinical Exercise Testingby SA Ward; P Palange

    European Respiratory Society Journals 2007; US$ 80.00

    Exercise tests have been used for a long time as diagnostic tools for cardiac diseases. During recent years they have become more widely recognised as valuable instruments in the diagnosis and monitoring of pulmonary disorders. In the present issue of the European Respiratory Monograph, cardiopulmonary exercise testing for cardiac and pulmonary diseases... more...

  • Geld voor GGZby Catharina Th. Bakker

    Amsterdam University Press 2009; US$ 77.50

    Sinds de invoering van tweede Krankzinnigenwet (1884) zijn de kosten voor de geestelijke gezondheidszorg (GGZ) in Nederland gestegen. Ondanks terugkerende klachten daarover, waren er altijd argumenten om geld voor GGZ beschikbaar te stellen. Tot eind twintigste eeuw bestond de GGZ uit twee werelden: enerzijds het krankzinnigengesticht (de psychiatrische... more...

  • American Heart Association To Your Health!by American Heart Association

    Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony 2010; US$ 5.99

    Whether you're a couch potato, diet dropout, or heavy smoker, it's hard to change old habits. But with this step-by-step guide, you can do it! You'll learn how to set realistic goals and follow through on them, plus stick to your new healthful habits. Stories of how other real people overcame the same hurdles will motivate you. * Find physical activities... more...

  • Massage For Dummiesby Steve Capellini; Michel Van Welden

    Wiley 2010; US$ 21.99 US$ 17.59

    Sooth away stress, banish pain, and share the language of touch with the healing powers of massage What reduces pain, enhances athletic performance, job efficiency, improves the circulation, raises immune efficiency, promotes the healing of tissues, increases the functioning of the skin, enhances focus and emotional balance, and improves appearance?... more...