The Day My Baby Was Born: The Joys, Wonders, and Surprises of the Day You'll Never Forget
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The Day My Baby Was Born

This book was amazing. I laughed,I cried and I laughed some more! One of my favorite stories was the woman who thought that by riding the lawn mower the bumping up and down would help put her into labor! John Deere is going at their advertising all wrong!! I was amazed by one the stories that the ER doctor actually thought that the woman was "faking" her contractions so that she could get something for pain! (I automatically knew tha...

Ralph Quinlan Forde, "The Book of Tibetan Medicine: How to Use Tibetan Healing for Personal Wellbeing"
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The Book of Tibetan Medicine

Welcome this first and most comprehensive guide to Tibet’s ancient integrative healing system—one of the world’s oldest forms. The Book of Tibetan Medicine provides a thorough overview of the origins and practices of this holistic approach and explains how it can contribute to maintaining overall health and happiness. You will learn how to balance body, mind, and spirit through diet, behavior, yoga, herbalism, acupuncture, Buddhist r...

Last Years of Long Lives: The Larvik Study
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Last Years of Long Lives: The Larvik Study

The Last Years of Long Lives is a unique account of that period of old age which precedes death. Based on 400 complete individual histories and covering a twenty-year period, it looks at the experiences of people over eighty years old in three important areas: disability, family life and health care. Using the life-course approach to research, it reveals rich data about the contributions of formal and informal care and how life expec...

Without You: Children And Young People Growing Up With Loss And Its Effects
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Without You: Children And Young People Growing Up With Loss And Its Effects

When a child suffers loss due to death,divorce or other circumstance, his well being depends greatly on the adults around him. Sometimes these adults suffered themselves the same loss and are overwhelmed with grief.Other times the caring adults are just unsure what is the best way to proceed, how to talk to the child about the loss,what kind of behaviors to encourage and when behaviors are thought to be outside the normal range.If yo...

Krasner's Microbial Challenge : A Public Health Perspective, Fourth Edition
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Krasner's Microbial Challenge : A Public Health Perspective, Fourth Edition

The fourth edition of Krasner's Microbial Challenge focuses on human-microbe interactions and considers bacterial, viral, prion, protozoan, fungal and helminthic (worm) diseases and is the ideal resource for non-majors, nursing programs, and public health programs. Krasner's Microbial Challenge: A Public Health Perspective is a unique resource unlike any other introductory microbiology textbook. Combining strong scientific grounding ...

Fertilization: The Beginning of Life
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Fertilization: The Beginning of Life

This book introduces readers to the fascinating interaction of specialized gamete cells, forming the early embryo and a blueprint of new life. Readers will gain a thorough understanding of the complex physiological events and mechanical processes - such as ionic regulation, metabolism and intracellular signalling - to decipher cause and effect in fertilization. Wide-ranging in its approach, this book describes fertilization as a high...

Neuroimaging in Pyschiatry
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Neuroimaging in Pyschiatry

Over the past decade, fantastic discoveries have been made about brain function in psychiatric illness. Targeting psychiatrists and other non-expert clinicians as well as students, Neuroimaging in Psychiatry is an introductory, easy-to-read guide focusing on the latest neuroimaging findings and their clinical relevance in psychiatric disorders. With contributions from leading experts, the book will enhance the readers understanding o...

Mark F. Bear, Barry W. Connors, Michael A. Paradiso, "Neurosciences: À la découverte du cerveau"
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Neurosciences: À la découverte du cerveau

Indispensable depuis plus de 20 ans, l'ouvrage Neurosciences, à la découverte du cerveau est la référence incontestée pour l'initiation et la formation aux sciences du cerveau. Cette 4e édition met en lumière des avancées majeures si bien qu'une refonte complète de la plupart des textes s'est imposée. L'ouvrage mène le lecteur dans un monde fascinant où les progrès des connaissances, alliés à l'essor de technologies innovantes, ont p...

Snoring: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment (Otolaryngology Research Advances)
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Snoring: Causes, Diagnosis and Treatment

Snoring is a common symptom of airway obstruction, which is included in the spectrum of sleep-related breathing disorders. This book examines the clinical picture, aetiology, diagnosis and treatment of snoring in paediatric patients.