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Public health & preventive medicine

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Public health & preventive medicine

Paperback. We live in an obesogenic environment in which it is much easier to get fat than to stay fit. How has this come to be? Who is to blame? What can we do? This book examines the social and psychological causes of the obesity pandemic in order to answer these questions. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: JFCV; MBNH3; PDZ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129. Weight in Grams: 367.
Publisher
Cornerstone United Kingdom
Number of pages
352
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099594123
ISBN
9780099594123
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.55

Paperback. More than a billion people worldwide are overweight and over 600 million are obese. We live in an obesogenic environment in which it is much easier to get fat than to stay fit. How has this come to be? This book examines the social and psychological causes of the obesity pandemic in order to answer these questions. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: MBNH3; VFD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 235 x 154 x 29. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Random House Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847947284
ISBN
9781847947284
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 13.68

Paperback. Cases of dementia, depression and anxiety are on the rise. Years of research have shown the author that the best way to maintain brain function is to eat a diet rich in the right nutrients. In Feed your Brain, her 7-step plan, and accompanying recipes, will show you how to easily and effectively incorporate brain-friendly foods into your diet. Num Pages: 296 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH3; WBH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 194 x 234 x 18. Weight in Grams: 782.
Publisher
Exisle Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781925335118
ISBN
9781925335118
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 21.99
€ 17.18

Paperback. Good nutrition in infancy and early childhood lays the foundations for a healthy life. This common-sense guide - now in its fourth edition - provides reliable, practical and unbiased advice on everything from the basics of nutrition to shopping wisely, from dealing with food refusal to allergies and obesity. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: MBNH3; VFXC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 236 x 190 x 15. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
The O'Brien Press
Condition
New
SKU
KKD0007003
ISBN
9781847178381
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.95

Hardcover. Reveals how cookery came to be seen as an important part of medical care and diet, revolutionising the nation's health. This book assesses the impact of nutrition in hospitals, schools and the military and explores the challenges and struggles faced by those who undertook work to educate the nation in the areas of sanitation, medicine and food. Series: International Library of Historical Studies. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: HBJD1; MBNH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 224 x 146 x 29. Weight in Grams: 482.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
288
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845116828
ISBN
9781845116828
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 114.41

Paperback. An extraordinary, forgotten story of medical triumph against the odds Num Pages: 320 pages, 23 integrated B&W photographs. BIC Classification: 1DBK; 3JJH; HBTB; HBWQ; MBN; MBX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781474601986
ISBN
9781474601986
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.65

Paperback. Num Pages: 339 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNS. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 187 x 22. Weight in Grams: 760.
Publisher
Stata Press United States
Number of pages
339
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781597180795
ISBN
9781597180795
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 94.37

Paperback. This book is unique in considering a wide range of perspectives on food and health in early childhood, reflecting current thinking about the multi-disciplinary nature of early childhood studies. Num Pages: 184 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JNLA; MBNH3. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 240 x 169 x 13. Weight in Grams: 326.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
184
Condition
New
SKU
V9781412947220
ISBN
9781412947220
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 43.99
€ 43.45

Paperback. What is health psychology? Do states of mind influence health? How do people cope with illness and poor health? How does the relationship between an individual and the society around them affect their health? This work provides a critical examination of the field of health psychology. Num Pages: 320 pages, biography. BIC Classification: MBNH9. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 191 x 19. Weight in Grams: 608.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
Edition
2001st Edition
SKU
V9780333738580
ISBN
9780333738580
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 46.99
€ 45.62

Paperback. Num Pages: 282 pages. BIC Classification: MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Weight in Grams: 514.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Jones and Bartlett Publishers, Inc
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781284053135
ISBN
9781284053135
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 101.17

Paperback. Num Pages: 122 pages, Line Drawings. BIC Classification: MBNH3. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 217 x 142 x 7. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
Norwalk Press
Number of pages
122
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1978
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780890190333
ISBN
9780890190333
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 14.99
€ 12.06

Hardcover. FUNDAMENTALS OF BIOSTATISTICS leads you through the methods, techniques, and computations of statistics necessary for success in the medical field. Every new concept is developed systematically through completely worked out examples from current medical research problems. Num Pages: 888 pages. BIC Classification: MBGR; MBNS; MQW; PSB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 264 x 213 x 41. Weight in Grams: 1862.
Publisher
Cengage Learning, Inc United States
Number of pages
888
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
8th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781305268920
ISBN
9781305268920
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 189.88

Paperback. Fundamentals of Health Promotion for Nurses is a concise, accessible introduction to health promotion and public health for pre-registration nursing students and newly qualified nurses. Editor(s): Wills, Jane. Series: Fundamentals. Num Pages: 376 pages, colour illustrations, colour tables, figures. BIC Classification: MBN; MQC. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 187 x 231 x 16. Weight in Grams: 780.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781118515778
ISBN
9781118515778
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 38.99
€ 38.92

Paperback. Genetic epidemiology plays a key role in discovering how genetic factors influence health and disease, and environmental factors. Written for graduate students, this title begins with an initial overview of the subject and key concepts. It describes methods for assessing the magnitude of genetic influences on disease and risk factors. Series: CABI Modular Texts Series. Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNS; MFN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 246 x 192 x 13. Weight in Grams: 636.
Publisher
CABI Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780641812
ISBN
9781780641812
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 49.24

Paperback. The inspiring and hilarious story of Patch Adams's quest to bring free health care to the world and to transform the way doctors practice medicine. Num Pages: 248 pages, 17 b&w photographs. BIC Classification: MBNH; VFD; VXH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 15. Weight in Grams: 422. Bringing Good Health to You, the Medical System, and Society Through Physician Service, Complementary Therapies, Humor, and Joy. 248 pages, 20 b&w photos. The inspiring story of Patch Adams' quest to bring free health care to the world and to transform the way doctors practice medicine. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: MBNH; VFD; VXH. Dimension: 227 x 153 x 15. Weight: 418.
Publisher
Healing Arts Press
Number of pages
248
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1998
Edition
Revised
Condition
New
SKU
V9780892817818
ISBN
9780892817818
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.52

Hardcover. A study of the health industry and possible risks involved. Num Pages: 272 pages, 13 charts, graphs and illustrations. BIC Classification: MBNH; VFD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 164 x 283 x 24. Weight in Grams: 518.
Publisher
Columbia University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780231166461
ISBN
9780231166461
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 40.99
€ 35.80

Paperback. A concise introduction to the contexts, theories and practicalities of health provision in a globalised world. Editor(s): McKimm, Judy; Nicholson, Brian; Allen, Ann. Num Pages: 264 pages. BIC Classification: MBN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). .
Publisher
SAGE Publications Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
264
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781446282502
ISBN
9781446282502
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 41.08

Hardcover. Despite global progress, staggering health inequalities between rich and poor raise basic questions of social justice. Defining the field of global health law, Lawrence Gostin drives home the need for effective governance and offers a blueprint for reform, based on the principle that the opportunity to live a healthy life is a basic human right. Num Pages: 496 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: JFFH; LND; LNTJ; MBNH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 242 x 164 x 42. Weight in Grams: 958.
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674728844
ISBN
9780674728844
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 66.21
€ 65.07

Paperback. This third volume of Global Health Watch offers unique and essential information for anyone working in the field. Editor(s): Sengupta, Amit. Num Pages: 384 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, charts, graphs. BIC Classification: MBN; MBP. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 156 x 234 x 22. Weight in Grams: 580.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Edition
3rd Edition
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780320335
ISBN
9781780320335
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.46

Paperback. Covers a comprehensive range of health topics, including access to medicines, mental health, water and sanitation, nutrition, and war and conflict. This book also draws attention to the politics of global health and the policies and actions of key actors. Editor(s): Health Systems Trust. Num Pages: 400 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: GTF; MBN; MBP. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 21. Weight in Grams: 602.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Zed Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
320
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848130357
ISBN
9781848130357
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 36.99
€ 36.55