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Mystery of Sleep Why a Good Night's Rest is Vital to a Better, Healthier Life
ISBN: PB: 9780300234534, ISBN: HB: 9780300224085, Yale University Press, May 2018
344 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 36 black&white illus.
An authoritative and accessible guide to what happens when we shut our eyes at night. We spend a third of our lives in bed, but how much do we really understand about how sleep affects us? In the past forty years, scientists have discovered that ou...
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Insider Trading How Mortuaries, Medicine and Money Have Built a Global Market in Human Cadaver Parts
ISBN: HB: 9780300118551, Yale University Press, June 2017
352 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 24 black&white illus.
The cadaver industry in Britain and the United States, its processes and profits. Except for organ transplantation little is known about the variety of stuff extracted from corpses and repurposed for medicine. A single body might be disassembled to...
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Finest Traditions of My Calling One Physician's Search for the Renewal of Medicine
ISBN: PB: 9780300227048, ISBN: HB: 9780300211405, Yale University Press, May 2017
320 pp., 21x14 cm
Patients and doctors alike are keenly aware that the medical world is in the midst of great change. We live in an era of continuous healthcare reforms, many of which focus on high volume, efficiency, and cost-effectiveness. This compelling, thoughtfu...
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Caregiving in Alzheimer's and Other Dementias
ISBN: PB: 9780300207989, Yale University Press, June 2015
288 pp., 21x14 cm, 1 black&white illus.
Practical. Easy to read. Comprehensive. Encouraging. Accurate. All of these words describe this indispensable book that belongs in the hands of all family members and other caretakers of people who have been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease or othe...
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Hearing-Loss Guide Useful Information and Advice for Patients and Families
ISBN: PB: 9780300207651, Yale University Press, June 2015
288 pp., 21x14 cm, 6 black&white illus.
Although millions of people could use good advice about hearing loss, it turns out that asking is difficult, and accurate advice is hard to come by. This book directly addresses the problem: it provides useful, first-hand advice from people who have...
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Fighting Cancer with Knowledge and Hope A Guide for Patients, Families, and Health Care Providers
ISBN: PB: 9780300190618, Yale University Press, July 2013
320 pp., 23.4x15.6 cm, 23 black&white illus.
Anyone who is diagnosed with cancer receives a frightening blow, and in many cases the diagnosis is accompanied by a bewildering array of treatment choices. In this invaluable book, a compassionate and knowledgeable physician explains what cancer is,...
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Quiet World Living with Hearing Loss
ISBN: PB: 9780300194654, Yale University Press, January 2013
224 pp., 21.6x14 cm, black&white illus.
Some 28 million people in America and 350 million people worldwide live with hearing loss. How do these people and their families cope? What are their experiences of pain, humor, and hope? What support do medicine and technology now offer them, and w...
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Winning Strategies for Successful Aging
ISBN: PB: 9780300184020, Yale University Press, January 2013
192 pp., 21x14 cm
For anyone who is approaching a 65th birthday with trepidation, this valuable book offers heartening advice on navigating the later years of life. Dr. Eric Pfeiffer, who for thirty years has cared for – and learned from – elderly people, addresses wi...
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Healing Wounds, Healthy Skin A Practical Guide for Patients with Chronic Wounds
ISBN: PB: 9780300171006, ISBN: HB: 9780300140361, Yale University Press, July 2011
288 pp., 25x15 cm, 30 black&white illus.
Seven million Americans suffer from chronic or slow-healing wounds – this number includes people with diabetes, dementia, paralysis, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, and, poor circulation, as well as the elderly and those with reduced mobility...
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Reclaiming Our Health A Guide to African American Wellness
ISBN: PB: 9780300137057, ISBN: HB: 9780300145823, Yale University Press, May 2011
224 pp., 20.8x14 cm, 20 black&white illus.
According to the federal Office of Minority Health, African Americans "are affected by serious diseases and health conditions at far greater rates than other Americans". In fact, African Americans suffer an estimated 85,000 excess deaths every year f...
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