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The Ascorbate Papers, volume II: 1940-1949
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,150. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A compendium of selected 20th-Century original medical & scientific literature on the clinical use of Ascorbate a.k.a. “Vitamin C” in the treatment and prevention of illness and disease.
A Simple Guide to Childhood Infectious Diseases
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Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 29. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Childhood Infectious Diseases are common infectious diseases caught and spread by children but can also occur in adults. With a childhood vaccination regime, many of these infectious diseases common in the past are now rare. Common infectious diseases in children in the past are: 1. Measles 2. Rubella 3. Mumps 4. Diphtheria 5. Croup 6. Pertussis 7. Poliomyelitis 8. Chickenpox
Scarlet Fever Epidemics Treatment And Opinion
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Scarlet fever is deadly for a period of at least 28 days after infection. Most often exposure comes via other persons who already have the sickness. Quarantines are needed for 4 weeks or more. Patients who are not isolated remain contagious. My ebook describes epidemics, 18th-20th century opinion, how to treat the illness antiseptically and why it is still problematic in developing countries.
Viral Exanthems
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin
Viral Exanthems teaches you about measles, rubella, erythema infectiosum, roseola, unilateral laterothoracic exanthem, chickenpox, Gianotti Crosti syndrome, papular purpuric gloves and socks syndrome, acute generalized exanthematous pustulosis, hand, foot and mouth disease.
The Use Of Gamma Globulin And Amidopyrine In Mid Twentieth Century Measles Epidemics
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
The measles epidemics of the late 1940s were challenging to say the least. Doctors sought methods of weakening the contagion and two of the most relied upon treatments were gamma globulin and amidopyrine. The latter was used by several Chicago physicians as early as 1929. Gamma globulin is injected into the muscle of a patient after he/she has been exposed to measles. It often weakens the disease.
Kawasaki Disease, A Simple Guide To the Condition, Treatment And Related Diseases
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system
This book describes the disease Kawasaki Disease and Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Kawasaki Disease is a childhood disease which was first seen in Japan which typically causes fever, swelling of the lymph nodes, and symptoms affecting the skin and mucous membranes. Introduction Chapter 1 Kawasaki Disease Chapter 2 More Facts of Kawasaki Disease Chapter 3 Treatment of Kawasaki Disease Chap