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Public health & preventive medicine

Hardcover. This fascinating and revealing work examines the incredible power of junk food and fast food-how nostalgic we are about them, the influence of the companies that manufacture or sell them, and their alarming effect on our country's state of health. Num Pages: 813 pages. BIC Classification: JFCA; MBNH3. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 178 x 64. Weight in Grams: 2155.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
813
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313393938
ISBN
9780313393938
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 166.85

Paperback. The perfect guide for anyone who wants to know more about genetically modified crops -- and why they're a problem Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBK; KNDF; MBNH2; RNT; TVB; WB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 135 x 12. Weight in Grams: 316.
Publisher
Pluto Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745324395
ISBN
9780745324395
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 32.99
€ 22.06

Hardback. The perfect guide for anyone who wants to know more about genetically modified crops -- and why they're a problem Num Pages: 262 pages. BIC Classification: KNDF; MBNH2; RNT; TVB; WB. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 215 x 135 x 19. Weight in Grams: 399.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Pluto Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
262
Condition
New
SKU
V9780745324401
ISBN
9780745324401
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 96.14
€ 80.29

Paperback. .
Publisher
Pearson Education Limited United Kingdom
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Study Guide
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447921653
ISBN
9781447921653
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.55

Paperback. In this important book, a pediatric occupational therapist and founder of TimberNook shows how outdoor play and unstructured freedom of movement are vital for children's cognitive development and growth, and offers tons of fun, engaging activities to help ensure that kids grow into healthy, balanced, and resilient adults. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: MBNH9. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 234 x 153. .
Publisher
New Harbinger Publications
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781626253735
ISBN
9781626253735
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 15.24

Paperback. Editor(s): Tod, Angela M.; Hirst, Julia. Num Pages: 172 pages, 3 black & white tables, 9 black & white halftones, 5 black & white line drawings. BIC Classification: JHBC; MBN. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 246 x 177 x 11. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415633932
ISBN
9780415633932
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 47.91

Paperback. Working with an international team of academics, professionals and experts, Angela Scriven and Margaret Hodgins have edited this up to date, unique book on the increasingly important settings approach to health promotion. Editor(s): Scriven, Angela; Hodgins, Margaret. Num Pages: 280 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 242 x 171 x 16. Weight in Grams: 528.
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd
Number of pages
280
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857025463
ISBN
9780857025463
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 50.99
€ 47.91

Paperback. This bookm the first history of contraception for almost fifty years, provides a scholarly and highly readable account of procreation and attempts to prevent it from ancient Greece to the late twentieth century. The story, as the author shows, is not one of unalleviated progress, and anything but a simple passage from ignorance to enlightenment. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: MBNH4; MBX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 153 x 18. Weight in Grams: 460.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
New Ed
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780631187295
ISBN
9780631187295
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 49.07

Paperback. Focusing on the role of public health services in promoting health and correcting the "disease" of social inequality, this reader brings together writings from Richard Titmuss's work on health. Num Pages: 256 pages, 1 port. BIC Classification: 1DB; MBN; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 241 x 172 x 16. Weight in Grams: 452.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Policy Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861345608
ISBN
9781861345608
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 36.03

Paperback. Lembke concludes that the prescription drug epidemic is a symptom of a faltering health care system, the solution for which lies in rethinking how health care is delivered. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: JFFH1; MBN; MMZR. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 142 x 216 x 13. Weight in Grams: 244.
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781421421407
ISBN
9781421421407
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 19.38

Hardback. Meta--analysis is one of the main statistical methods used in clinical trials. Previous accounts of meta--analysis have given the impression that the topic is a series of separate techniques. This book provides a unified approach, developing the subject from mathematical theory through to practical discussions of implementation. Series: Statistics in Practice. Num Pages: 352 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBGR; MBNS; MMG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 239 x 165 x 25. Weight in Grams: 672.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons Inc United Kingdom
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780471983705
ISBN
9780471983705
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 140.98

Multiple-component retail product. As officials at the World Health Organization have defined it, sexual health is more than the absence of disease. It is a "state of physical, emotional, mental and social well-being related to sexuality." This four volume set discusses topics such as the meaning of sexual health; the role of love, touch and communication; and more. Series: Sex, Love and Psychology. Num Pages: 1840 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: JHBK5; JMU; MBNH4; MBNH9. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 254 x 178 x 178. Weight in Grams: 3629.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc United States
Number of pages
1840
Condition
New
SKU
V9780275987749
ISBN
9780275987749
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 166.39

Paperback. "Intended for members of Alcoholics Anonymous as a help in their program of living one day at a time. It is designed for those who want to start each day with a few minutes of thought, meditation, and prayer."--Fore. Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: MBNH; VXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 152 x 103 x 21. Weight in Grams: 238.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1992
Publisher
Hazelden Trade
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
368
Condition
New
SKU
V9780894868344
ISBN
9780894868344
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 17.39

Paperback. Geographies of Health provides an accessible overview of the theoretical perspectives, methodologies, and research in the field of health geography. Num Pages: 424 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBN; RG. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 244 x 172 x 20. Weight in Grams: 636.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470672877
ISBN
9780470672877
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.18

Paperback. The book examines the different causes of toileting problems, and provides practical techniques and strategies to help children overcome these problems. It emphasises the importance of diet and gives advice on how to make using the toilet less frightening, the benefits of keeping a stool diary, and what medication to use in different circumstances. Illustrator(s): Eaves, Les. Editor(s): Cohn, Anthony. Num Pages: 112 pages, 2 illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH; VFXC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 221 x 162 x 9. Weight in Grams: 150.
Publisher
Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Number of pages
112
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843104919
ISBN
9781843104919
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.46

Hardback. A searing look at the socioeconomic, technological, and political forces that have transformed our food into edible commodities. Num Pages: 320 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 5817 x 3887 x 25. Weight in Grams: 635.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
University of British Columbia Press
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9780774825511
ISBN
9780774825511
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 110.80

Hardback. This book offers a comprehensive introduction to historic and contemporary efforts to regulate tobacco and reduce the staggering number of people who die from using tobacco products. Series: Health and Medical Issues Today. Num Pages: 264 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 28. Weight in Grams: 576.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing Plc United States
Number of pages
264
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9780313358081
ISBN
9780313358081
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 38.64

Paperback. This book examines the structure and impact of the SARS epidemic, and its short- and medium-range implications for an interconnected, globalized world. In so doing, it poses a question of the greatest possible significance: Can we learn from SARS before the next pandemic? Editor(s): Kleinman, Arthur; Watson, James L. Num Pages: 256 pages, 6 figures. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JPQB; MBNS; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 5487 x 3556 x 14. Weight in Grams: 290.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Publisher
Stanford University Press United States
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780804753142
ISBN
9780804753142
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.99
€ 26.44

Paperback. Multicultural Handbook of Food, Nutrition and Dietetics is the must have practical resource for dietitians, nutritionists and students working with both well settled but also recently migrated ethnic groups. Editor(s): Barton, Arlene; Thaker, Aruna. Num Pages: 410 pages, Illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: MBNH3. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 195 x 18. Weight in Grams: 884.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Number of pages
410
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405173582
ISBN
9781405173582
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 80.53

Hardcover. Functional foods are foods which contain bioactive components, either from plant or animal sources, which can have health benefits for the consumer over and above their nutritional value. Editor(s): Noomhorm, Athapol; Ahmad, Imran; Anal, Anil K. Num Pages: 510 pages, illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: MBNH3; TDCT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 245 x 178 x 26. Weight in Grams: 1052.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
514
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118227879
ISBN
9781118227879
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 183.36

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