Health

The Candida Cure: Yeast, Fungus & Your Health - The 90-Day Program to Beat Candida & Restore Vibrant Health

Many of the most common symptoms and illnesses that plague us today--anything from fatigue, bloating, and weight gain to arthritis, allergies, depression, prostate problems and multiple sclerosis--can be traced back to a surprising source: Yeast.Yeast and fungal overgrowth--called candida--affect...

The Politics of International Health: The Children's Vaccine Initiative and the Struggle to Develop Vaccines for the Third World

Tracing the history of the Children's Vaccine Initiative (CVI), this book examines its successes and failures in promoting the development of both new and improved vaccines for the Third World. The CVI has achieved many successes, including making vaccination a top international public sector pri...

Climate Change and Human Health. Risks and Responses

Over the ages, human societies have altered local ecosystems and modified regional climates. Today, the human influence has attained a global scale. This reflects the recent rapid increase in population size, energy consumption, intensity of land use, international trade and travel, and other...

SAS Business Intelligence for the Health Care Industry: Practical Applications

SAS Business Intelligence for the Health Care Industry: Practical Applications teaches health care executives, managers, providers, and business analysts how to use SAS Business Intelligence (BI) tools to convert data into knowledge and value at all levels in the health care industry. This boo...

Fitness Book of Lists: A Quick and Comprehensive Guide for Personal Trainers, Fitness Participants, Wellness Patients, Physician

A concise resource for creating personal physical, mental and spiritual wellness and fitness, The Fitness Book of Lists is the creation of certified personal trainer Marc D. Thompson. Thompson has spent the past twenty-five years carefully compiling the targeted information found in this fast-pac...

The Resilient Clinician

Author of several acclaimed books and expert in the field of secondary stress, psychologist Robert Wicks addresses the experience of the mental health professional and raises awareness of the insidious, almost silent psychological defenses of denial and avoidance in the life of the clinician. A c...

Handbook of Baby and Child Care

Parenting a child is a lifelong commitment involving taking care of the baby in every way, satisfying all its needs, and ensuring that it grows into a healthy, happy and normal child. It is a task that needs strength and compassion. All parents wish to nourish their children in a loving, caring, ...

Public Health Research Methods

Public Health Research Methods, edited by Greg Guest and Emily Namey, provides a comprehensive foundation for planning, executing, and monitoring public health research of all types. The book goes beyond traditional epidemiologic research designs to cover state-of-the-art, technology-based approa...

Globalization, Health, and the Environment: An Integrated Perspective (Globalization and the Environment)

Leading health scholars reveal the impact of globalization on human health, as it is mediated through environmental change. They explore the destabilizing impact of globalization on the planet's ecology, and on the health of the human populations that are dependent on the delicate global bionetwo...

Advances In Population, Volume 2: Psychosocial Perspectives (Discontinued(Advances in Population)) (v. 2)

This series reports the significant research conducted by specialists in the field of population psychology and public health. It represents authorities in psychology as well as demographers and sociologists interested in the psychological side of population.