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Mad Cow Disease In Humans, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Mad Cow Disease in humans, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Mad Cow Disease in human occurs when humans eat diseased tissue from cattle infected with Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy This disease is caused by a prion that is an infectious abnormal protein that can attack the brain From the onset the illness can cause deterioration of the brain until the person dies
Why Chronic Lyme Doesn't (And Does) Exist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
Are you looking for answers but confused about why different doctors say such different things about Chronic Lyme? Are you sure that one side is right and the other side is crazy? Would it surprise you if both sides were right? Join Dr. Maloney in an in-depth explanation of why both sides are right and wrong about Chronic Lyme.
Herpes Zoster, (Shingles) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Herpes Zoster, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Herpes zoster or Shingles occurs where a crop of blisters caused by the varicella zoster virus form a band across one side of the chest, abdomen or face Herpes zoster is a painful blister forming rash affecting one nerve. Diagnosis: VZV DNA positive Treatment: Antiviral drugs Painkiller Antidepressant Rest Cold packs
Low White Blood Cells, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,210. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Low White Blood Cells, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Leukopenia is an abnormally low amount of white blood cells (
Mediterranean Fever, (Brucellosis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Mediterranean Fever, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Brucellosis is an infection in humans and animals produced by the Brucella bacteria through contaminated food, like raw meat and unpasteurized milk. It can infect by air or contact with an open wound Symptoms: Undulant fever Arthralgia Diagnosis: Isolation of Brucella Brucellosis antigen Treatment: Antibiotics.
Ludwig’s Angina, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Oral health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Ludwig’s Angina, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Ludwig's angina is a rare life-threatening bacterial infection that infects the floor of the mouth There is the feeling of strangling and breathing difficulty. Diagnosis: Swelling under the chin. MRI and CT scan Fluid cultures Treatment: Tracheostomy in emergency Antibiotics Dental treatment Surgical drainage Fluids
Sialadenitis, (Salivary Gland Infection) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Oral health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Sialadenitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Sialadenitis is an inflammation of the salivary glands caused by infection to autoimmune sources. Diagnosis: Swelling of salivary gland Purulent saliva Culture of saliva X-rays and CT scan for salivary stones Biopsy Treatment: Antibiotics for bacterial infection Surgical drainage of pus Fluids Warm compress Analgesics
Lyme Disease A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Lyme Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Lyme disease is a Borrelia burgdorferi infection spread through the bite of Ixodes ticks There are 3 stages: Stage 1 early localized Lyme disease Stage 2 early disseminated disease Stage 3 late disseminated disease Symptoms: Bull's eye rash Fever Diagnosis is by: ELISA and immunoblot test Treatment is by: Antibiotics
Bone Infection, (Osteomyelitis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Bone Infection (Osteomyelitis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Osteomyelitis is an infection of the bone or bone marrow by pyogenic bacteria and fungus. The causes of Osteomyelitis are: Staphylococcus (80%) Streptococci A & B Symptoms: Pain and swelling of the bone Fever Diagnosis is by: Blood and bone cultures MRI Treatment is by: Prolonged Antibiotic Surgery.
Mycoplasma Infection, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Mycoplasma Infection, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Mycoplasma infection is the respiratory illness caused by the bacteria Mycoplasma Pneumoniae. Mycoplasma is the smallest bacterium without cell walls. Mycoplasma infection is diagnosed on blood tests and a chest x-ray Treatment is by: Antibiotics -macrolides and quinolones for 2 weeks Rest and lot of fluids.
Q-fever, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,190. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Q-Fever (a potential bioterrorism bacteria), Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Q fever is a self limited infection caused by Coxiella burneti bacteria that can affect the lungs, heart, liver and other parts of the body. Diagnosis is by: Exposure to animals Antibodies of Coxiella burnetii Treatment is by: Doxycycline Tetracyclines 2-3 g per day Hydroxychloroquine.
Legionnaire's Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Legionnaire's Disease and Its Treatment and Related Diseases Legionnaire disease is a highly infectious lung disease caused by Legionella bacteria and spread through soil or contaminated air from air conditioner units. Diagnosis is from sputum culture or indirect legionna bacterial antibody (>1.256) Treatment is by antibiotics e.g., ciprofloraxin, erythromycin etc.
Neck Lumps, (Cervical Masses) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Neck Lumps, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. A neck lump is a disorder where there is a lump, bump, or swelling in the neck. All neck lumps may involve fine-needle aspirate or excision biopsy, CXR and ultrasound or MRI. Antibiotics are needed If the lump is caused by a bacterial infection Surgery, radiotherapy or chemotherapy is needed to remove a cancer lump.
Common Cold, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Common Cold, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. The Common Cold is considered the viral infection of the upper respiratory tract caused by one of many contagious viruses that intrude into the nose, throat, sinuses or ears. A specific viral diagnosis can be cultured from nasal secretions Treatment is by: Rest Hydration Antihistamines Nasal decongestant Hot soup.
Encephalitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the disease Encephalitis and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Encephalitis is a serious medical disease which causes inflammation and infection of the brain. The causes are: Virus, Bacteria, Fungi, Parasite. The symptoms are: Severe headache, Fever, Confusion. Treatment is hospitalization, antibiotics, antiviral, antifungal, sedatives, steroids, oxygen, intravenous fluids.
Cellulitis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Cellulitis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Cellulitis is a frequent medical skin infection caused by bacteria that can spread through the skin and connective tissues. The disease is an acute, painful and potentially severe infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissues. Flucloxacillin 500 mg four times daily (in adults) is given as first-line treatment.
Blinkered
Price: Free! Words: 18,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Chronic disease, Antibiotics resistance and Lyme disease- This essay argues that three major threats to human health are rooted in a state of complacency in modern medicine, as valuable knowledge is routinely repressed. Is our medical system too convenient to change? Blinkered suggests a set of proposals and opportunities relevant to every stakeholder of the healthcare ecosystem.
Cyclospora
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 650. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Cyclospora teaches you about the causes, risk factors, symptoms, tests and treatment for this stomach infection which is also known as cyclosporiasis.
A Simple Guide to Pharyngitis and Throat Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 36. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Pharyngitis and Throat Diseases such as Pharyngitis, Tonsillitis, Quinsy, Sialadenitis, Stomatitis, Gingivitis and Scarlet Fever which are seen in some of my patients in my Family Clinic.
The Amazing Story of the Cold Sore Virus
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Story of the Amazing Cold Sore Virus. Cold sores are small blisters that form around the lips or nostrils caused by the herpes simplex virus.There are two types of the herpes simplex virus(HSV-1 and HSV-2).Both can cause cold sores but most are caused by the HSV-1 herpes virus.There is no cure for a viral infection such as cold sores.The herpes simplex virus remains dormant in the nerve roots.