The 2002 Official Patient's Sourcebook on Muscular Dystrophy by James N. Parker, Philip M. Parker

By James N. Parker, Philip M. Parker

This e-book has been created for sufferers who've made up our minds to make schooling and examine a vital part of the remedy method. even though it additionally offers info precious to medical professionals, caregivers and different wellbeing and fitness pros, it tells sufferers the place and the way to appear for info overlaying nearly all issues relating to muscular dystrophy (also Distal muscular dystrophy; Duchenne's muscular dystrophy; Erb's muscular dystrophy; Facioscapulohumeral ailment; Fukuyama syndrome; Gower's syndrome), from the necessities to the main complicated components of study. The identify of this publication comprises the notice authentic. This displays the truth that the sourcebook attracts from public, educational, executive, and peer-reviewed study. chosen readings from a variety of businesses are reproduced to provide you a number of the most recent reliable info on hand so far on muscular dystrophy. Given sufferers' expanding sophistication in utilizing the web, plentiful references to trustworthy Internet-based assets are supplied all through this sourcebook. the place attainable, tips is equipped on tips on how to receive free-of-charge, basic examine effects in addition to extra distinct info through the net. booklet and digital types of this sourcebook are totally interactive with all of the websites pointed out (clicking on a link immediately opens your browser to the positioning indicated). Hard-copy clients of this sourcebook can sort stated internet addresses at once into their browsers to acquire entry to the corresponding websites. as well as broad references obtainable through the web, chapters contain glossaries of technical or unusual phrases.

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Chronic Pain and Brain Abnormalities by Carl Y. Saab

By Carl Y. Saab

It is simply traditional for somebody in soreness to take care of the physique half that hurts. but this ebook tells the tale of power discomfort having unwanted effects on mind functionality. The individuals, all major specialists of their respective fields of discomfort electrophysiology, mind imaging, and animal types of soreness, attempt to synthesize compelling and, in many ways, attached hypotheses with reference to pain-related adjustments within the mind. jointly, they give a contribution their medical, educational, and theoretical services in a accomplished evaluate that makes an attempt to outline the wider philosophical context of discomfort (disentangling sensical from nonsensical claims), list the adjustments recognized to occur within the brains of people with power ache and animal versions of ache, tackle the prospective factors and mechanisms underlying those alterations, and element the options and analytical tools at our disposal to "visualize" and research those adjustments.

  • Philosophical and social recommendations of discomfort; testimonials of chronic-pain patients
  • Clinical information from ache sufferers’ brains
  • Advances in noninvasive mind imaging for discomfort patients
  • Combining theoretical and empirical ways to the research of pain-related mind function
  • Manipulation of mind functionality in animal versions
  • Emerging neurotechnology ideas for discomfort diagnostics and therapeutics

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Hemochromatosis - A Bibliography and Dictionary for by Philip M. Parker

By Philip M. Parker

In March 2001, the nationwide Institutes of well-being issued the next caution: ''The variety of websites supplying health-related assets grows each day. Many websites supply worthy info, whereas others could have details that's unreliable or misleading.'' moreover, as a result of quick elevate in Internet-based info, many hours will be wasted looking, opting for, and printing. in view that purely the smallest fraction of data facing hemochromatosis is listed in se's, corresponding to or others, a non-systematic method of web examine may be not just time eating, but additionally incomplete. This e-book was once created for doctors, scholars, and participants of most people who are looking to behavior scientific examine utilizing the main complex instruments to be had and spending the smallest amount of time doing so.

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Systemic lupus erythematosus by Caroline Gordon, David Isenberg

By Caroline Gordon, David Isenberg

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus presents a realistic method of the evaluate and administration of sufferers with this advanced, multisystem autoimmune illness to enhance the prognosis and therapy of the ailment and its complications.


Systemic Lupus Erythematosus presents a realistic method of the evaluation and administration of sufferers with this advanced, multisystem autoimmune disorder to enhance the analysis and therapy of the Read more...

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The Eye Care Sourcebook by Jay B. Lavine

By Jay B. Lavine

The main complete, patient-friendly consultant to eye care to be had the attention Care Sourcebook provides you with the simplest strategy for acquiring caliber eye care. It presents an outline of LASIK and different kinds of imaginative and prescient correction, in addition to in-depth descriptions of such a lot significant eye difficulties, together with terrible imaginative and prescient between aged humans, macular degeneration, cataracts, itchy and burning eyes, and extra.

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A Caregiver's Guide to Lewy Body Dementia by Helen Buell Whitworth "MS BSN", James Whitworth

By Helen Buell Whitworth "MS BSN", James Whitworth

"Received a 2012 Caregiver pleasant Award from state-of-the-art Caregiver Magazine

even though Lewy physique Dementia is the second one major reason for degenerative dementia within the aged, it isn't renowned or understood and is usually pressured with Alzheimer' affliction or Parkinson's. The Caregiver's advisor to Lewy physique Dementia is the 1st e-book ot current an intensive photograph of what Lewy physique Dementia relatively is.

A Caregiver's advisor to Lewy physique Dementia is written in daily language and packed with own examples that connect with the readers' personal studies. It contains fast truth and caregiving guidance for simple reference, a finished source consultant, and a thesaurus of phrases and acronyms.

This is the perfect source for caregivers, kin, and pals of people trying to comprehend Lewy physique Dementia."

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Living with Spinal Cord Injury by Adrian Cristian

By Adrian Cristian

This is often the definitive consultant to facing the most important demanding situations confronted through people with spinal twine accidents, as concerning healthiness, funds, and their social aid process. it's basically designed to spot scientific and non-medical difficulties that people may well face as they dwell with SCI for a couple of years. scientific concerns are thought of by way of physique method and comprise discussions of the cardiovascular process, the respiration method, the gastrointestinal approach, the urinary process, the musculoskeletal process, the outside, and mental matters. Following those discussions there's a part that offers with mobility and transportation matters, together with wheelchairs, the choice of trucks and minivans, and the usefulness of a clean examine rehabilitation concerns. a bit on dealing with funds encompasses a bankruptcy on facing domestic health and wellbeing attendants whereas appendices supply details for caregivers, a thesaurus of ordinary phrases in SCI, and a precious record of assets. A wealth of sensible suggestion by means of other folks with spinal twine accidents in addition to specialists within the box has additionally been supplied to assist take on the day-by-day demanding situations confronted through people with SCI.

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Solved: The Riddle of Illness by Stephen Langer, James Scheer

By Stephen Langer, James Scheer

"One of an important books of our time . . . unearths secrets and techniques of plentiful health--physically, emotionally, and mentally."
--Dr. Wayne Dyer, writer of The energy of Intention

Called "The nice Masquerader," hypothyroidism (low thyroid functionality) is without doubt one of the such a lot widespread and least clinically determined problems by means of physicians, but it may be the underlying reason for or give a contribution to any of sixty four diseases, from weight problems and persistent fatigue to fibromyalgia and cancer.

In this new version, you'll find easy methods to make sure when you be afflicted by low thyroid functionality; the way to differentiate among low thyroid functionality and hypoglycemia; the best way to use basic, low-cost remedies; and lots more and plenty extra. it's also new chapters on environmental pollution, being pregnant, weight problems, and the way your thyroid affects different glands.

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