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Breastfeeding on the island of Ireland
Price: Free! Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This report presents a summary of strategies and current data on breastfeeding across the island of Ireland. The report also presents an overview of evidence on the contribution of breastfeeding to population health and on effective measures to support and enable breastfeeding.
Cure It or Shoot It
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,240. Language: Australian English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Here is a real-life cameo of the life of an initially-naive country veterinarian from 1955 to 1980. It gives factual descriptions of the medical and surgical challenges experienced in a job with irregular hours and which was frequently hard, frequently dirty, often difficult and often dangerous. Read about a bygone era when there was limited knowledge, limited help and no specialist back-ups.
Fish Scale Disease, (Ichthyosis) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Fish Scale Disease (Ichthyosis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Fish scale disease (Ichthyosis) is a rare genetic disorder of the keratin of the skin where there is reduction of sweat and sebaceous secretions Symptoms: Dry skin Scaly skin Possible skin thickening Diagnosis: Skin biopsy Treatment: moisturizing cream keratolytic chemical Antibiotic for infection
Poor Posture, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,990. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Poor Posture, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions A poor posture is the posture that results from certain muscles tightening up or shortening while others lengthen and become weak. Causes Fatigue Foot Placement Shoulder Slump Arched Lower Back Locked Knees Symptoms: Low Back Pain Neck Pain Fatigue Diagnosis: Poor posture start in the womb Treatment: Physiotherapy
Hyper-Pigmentation Of The Skin A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment, And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hyper Pigmentation of the Skin Diseases such as Melasma, Post Inflammatory Hyper-pigmentation and Lentigines Hyper-pigmentation is the darkening of an area of skin caused by increased melanin. Melanin is the pigment found in skin, eyes and hair Treatment: Topical treatment Lasers Intense pulsed light topical triple combination cream and laser treatment with sun protection
Retinitis Pigmentosa, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Retinitis Pigmentosa, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Retinitis pigmentosa is a form of hereditary slow degenerative disease of the retina. Symptoms: 1.Loss of night vision starting in childhood. 2.Tunnel vision Diagnosis: Dark pigments in the retina Loss of photoreceptor function Treatment: Sun glasses Microchip implants Stem cells DHA omega-3 fatty acid vitamins
Behcet’s Disease A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Behcet’s Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Behcet's disease causes frequent ulcers in the mouth and genital area The syndrome often affects the eyes (ileitis), mouth (aphthous ulcers) and skin (genital sores). It is an autoimmune disease causing vasculitis. Diagnosis: Pathergy test Treatment Topical steroid cream or eye drop Immunosuppressants Mouth rinses
Cerebral Edema, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,200. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Cerebral Edema, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Cerebral edema is excess collection of fluid in the spaces of the brain. This pressure stop blood from flowing to the brain depriving the brain of oxygen. Causes: Injury Infections Tumors, High altitude Diagnosis: MRI brain Treatment: Steroid Oxygen IV Fluid Ventriculostomy Decompressive craniectomy Remove swelling
Diaphragm Diseases, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Diaphragm Diseases, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Diaphragm diseases can result from nerve damage, primary muscle problems or problems with the muscle's interaction with the chest wall. The cause may be congenital. Diagnosis: Sniff test Lung function test nerve conduction study Treatment: Watchful waiting Diaphragmatic pacing Repair of diaphragm Phrenic pacing
Aphthous Mouth Ulcers, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Oral health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Aphthous Mouth Ulcers, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Aphthous Mouth Ulcers are painful open sores or ulcers on the mouth such as the tongue or the lips and cheeks Causes: Allergy Autoimmune disease Nutritional deficiency Female hormones Diagnosis Tests are not needed to diagnose Aphthous Mouth Ulcers. Treatment Topical steroid Numbing ointment Steroid mouth rinse
Kidney Fibrosis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,000. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Kidney Fibrosis, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Kidney fibrosis is a direct effect of the kidney's limited ability to regenerate after injury. Renal fibrosis leads to a progressive loss of renal function, end-stage renal failure and need for dialysis or kidney transplant Diagnosis: Kidney dysfunction Biopsy Treatment: Pirfenidone Stent drainage Kidney transplant
Restrictive Cardiomyopathy (Cardiac Fibrosis), A Simple Guide To The Condition. Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,740. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Restrictive Cardiomyopathy (Cardiac Fibrosis), Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Cardiac fibrosis due to heart damage from myocardial infarction can affect the heart muscles causing the heart to stiffen up and difficulty in pumping Causes: Amyloidosis Scarring of the heart Diagnosis: Myocardial biopsy Treatment: Low-salt diet ACE inhibitor Diuretic Heart transplant
The Weight Loss Surgery Coping Companion: A Practical Guide for Coping with Post-Surgery Emotions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
In The Weight Loss Surgery Coping Companion, Dr. Tanie Kabala provides post-weight loss surgery patients, many of whom have a history of using overeating as a coping mechanism, with healthy new strategies for coping with challenging feelings. Readers walk away with a personalized coping guide that can be used not only during the post-surgery period, but also for a lifetime.
Hepatorenal Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hepatorenal Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hepatorenal syndrome is continual failure of the kidneys seen in patients with liver failure often caused by liver cirrhosis When the kidneys stop functioning, the toxins begin to accumulate in the body Diagnosis: Liver failure with ascites Kidney failure with edema Treatment: Dialysis TIPS shunt Restrict fluid
Esophageal Varices, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Esophageal Varices, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Esophageal varices are very swollen sub-mucosal veins in the lower third of the esophagus, an effect of portal hypertension with tendency to bleed readily Symptoms Hematemesis Melena Diagnosis: Endoscopy to detect varices Treatment: Stop bleeding Blood transfusion Variceal ligation Sclerotherapy Vasoactive agents
Hepatic Encephalopathy, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Hepatic Encephalopathy, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Hepatic encephalopathy happens when the liver is not able to eliminate toxins from the blood causing loss of brain function Early symptoms may be mild and are: 1.Breath with musty odor 2.Sleep patterns 3.Thought changes Diagnosis: Flapping Raised serum ammonia Treatment: Lactulose Rifaximin Low-protein diet
Portal Hypertension, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Portal Hypertension, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Portal hypertension is the presence of abnormal high blood pressure (12 mm Hg or more) in the hepatic portal vein. Portal hypertension occurs from combined higher portal venous inflow and higher portal resistance Diagnosis: CT,MRI scans Portal measurements Treatment: Beta blockers ± nitrate Shunt Liver transplant
Meckel Diverticulum, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Meckel Diverticulum, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Meckel diverticulum is a small pouch on the wall of lower part of the small intestine that occurs at birth Meckel diverticulum is tissue left over from the baby's digestive tract Symptoms 1.Pain in the abdomen that can be mild or severe 2.Blood in the stool The patient may need surgical removal if bleeding.
El Libro Secreto de los Médicos - Medicina en el Antiguo Egipto
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 38,110. Language: Spanish. Published: January 24, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
El Libro Secreto de los Médicos, mencionado en algunos papiros, proporciona las claves que permiten reconstruir la teoría unitaria de la Medicina Egipcia, la teoría de los llamados "Practicantes del Arte Secreto", y que relaciona a esta medicina con las Medicinas Tradicionales Clásicas
2018 NCLEX-PN Test Prep. Questions and Answers with Explanations: Study Guide to Pass the License Exam Effortlessly - Exam Review for Practical Nurses
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 156,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018 by Fun Science Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Nursing school study guides
You deserve the BEST exam prep program there is to prepare you to pass, and it gets no better than this. The NCLEX-PN Test Prep for Practical Nurses is one of the hardest state exam to pass in the United States. We have compiled this simple exam cram book that quickly and easily prepares you to take your state licensing exam and pass it on the 1st try.