Fake Silk : The Lethal History of Viscose Rayon

When a new technology makes people ill, how high does the body count have to be before protectives steps are taken? This disturbing book tells a dark story of hazardous manufacturing, poisonous materials, environmental abuses, political machinations, and economics trumping safety concerns. It explores the century-long history of “fake silk,” or cellulose viscose, used to produce such products as rayon textiles and tires, cellophane, ...

Childhood Leukemia: 5th Edition

Approximately 4,500 children and teens are diagnosed with leukemia in the United States and Canada each year. The illness and its treatment can have a devastating effect on family, friends, classmates, and the larger community. This newly updated edition of Childhood Leukemia contains the information and support parents need during this difficult time, including: New treatments such as immunotherapy, tailoring drugs dosages to childr...

When Children Die

Contents Summary 1. Introduction 2. Patterns of Childhood Death in America 3. Pathways to a Child 4. Communication, Goal Setting, and Care Planning 5. Care and Caring From Diagnosis Through Death and Bereavement 6. Providing, Organizing, and Improving Care 7. Financing of Palliative and End-of-Life Care for Children and Their Families 8. Ethical and Legal Issues 9. Educating Health Care Professionals 10. Directions for Research Refer...

Detox Your Home

Cancer affects 1 in 2 persons, and nearly everyone has an autoimmune-related disease or allergy. We live in a world where the incidence of illness grows as fast as the GDP. Industrialization has created a world that puts products before human and environmental health. Exercise and eating right is not enough. In this rapidly growing world, our resources are depleting along with our health and the public sees and feels this daily. Heal...

Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia : A Guide for Families

Drawing on the author's first-hand experiences with families, this book provides crucial, accessible information and answers the difficult questions that often arise when a family member with an intellectual disability is diagnosed with dementia. Linking directly to policy and practice in both dementia and intellectual disability care, this book takes an outcome-focussed approach to support short, medium and long-term planning. With ...

"Guide des 4000 médicaments utiles, inutiles ou dangereux"

Editeur : Cherche Midi Date de parution : 2012 Description : In-8, 906 pages, broché, occasion, très bon état. Envois quotidiens du mardi au samedi. Les commandes sont adressées sous enveloppes bulles. Photos supplémentaires de l'ouvrage sur simple demande. Réponses aux questions dans les 12h00. Librairie Le Piano-Livre. Merci. Please let us know if you have any questions. Thanks

La méditation profonde

LA MÉDITATION PROFONDE est un livre d’instructions faciles à suivre vous permettant de mettre en évidence de façon systématique dans votre vie de tous les jours la paix intérieure, la créativité et l’énergie. Que vous cherchiez un outil efficace pour réduire le stress, améliorer vos relations, obtenir davantage de succès dans votre carrière ou pour découvrir en vous-même la vérité ultime de la vie, LA MÉDITATION PROFONDE peut se révé...

New Concepts in Inflammatory Bowel Disease

This volume is dedicated to inflammatory bowel disease - a chronic immune-mediated inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract of unknown origin, which includes Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, and inflammatory bowel disease of unclassified type. It is associated with different intestinal and extraintestinal manifestations like different neurological and psychiatric disorders. Histology is an important tool in the diagnosis and pr...

Clearing the Air

In Clearing the Air, Gregory Wood examines smoking's importance to the social and cultural history of working people in the twentieth-century United States. Now that most workplaces in the United States are smoke-free, it may be difficult to imagine the influence that nicotine addiction once had on the politics of worker resistance, workplace management, occupational health, vice, moral reform, grassroots activism, and the labor move...

The Stronger Than BPD Journal

Your story is just beginning. In The Stronger than BPD Journal, influential BPD blogger, advocate, and peer educator Debbie Corso and psychotherapist Kathryn C. Holt offer guided writing activities to help you work through strong emotions, strengthen emotional resiliency, and build lasting relationships. If you have borderline personality disorder (BPD), you may have trouble managing your intense emotions, navigating day-to-day life,...