The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine by Laurie J. Fundukian English | 3 edition (November 25, 2008) | ISBN: 1414448724 | Pages: 2000 | PDF | 51.47 MB
The profusion of advertisements and propaganda aimed at the consumer-health market confirms the continuing need for library reference collections to provide current, authoritative, and unbiased health sources, particularly in an area as prone to misinformation as alternative medicine. The third edition of The Gale Encyclopedia of Alternative Medicine, updated with 50 new entries and revisions of 300 others, attempts to balance the therapies and remedies used in alternative medicine with input on the effectiveness of such treatments from scientists and the traditional medical community.
"Breakthroughs in Melanoma Research ed. by Yohei Tanaka Filehost Mirrors: Rapidgator.net, Uploaded.net " InTeOpP | 2013 | ISBN: 9533072913 9789533072913 | 640 pages | PDF | 52 MB
This book covers a wide range of aspects from various standpoints and issues related to melanoma. These include the biology of melanoma, pigmentations, pathways, receptors and diagnosis, and the latest treatments and therapies to make potential new therapies. Not only will this be beneficial for readers, but it will also contribute to scientists making further breakthroughs in melanoma research.
Laurie J. Fundukian - The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders (3rd edition) Published: 2010-06-04 | ISBN: 1414476027 | PDF | 1869 pages | 24 MB
According to the Human Genome Project, as well as numerous medical research groups, significant new findings on genetic disorders occur nearly every week. Information on many of these disorders, however, is extremely difficult to come by -- until now. The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders addresses the need for current, hard-to-find facts on these emerging discoveries. The 2-vol. Encyclopedia provides clear, complete information on genetic disorders, including conditions, tests, procedures, treatments and therapies, in articles that are both comprehensive and easy to understand in language accessible to laypersons. Students will want to consult the Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders for useful information on a range of well known disorders, including Down Syndrome, Trisomy, Hemophilia and Tourette Syndrome, and rarely seen diseases such as Meckel Syndrome, Neuraminidase Deficiency and Phenylketonuria. Presented in a single alphabetical sequence, entries range in length from 1,500 to 5,000 words. Entries relating to genetic disorders are presented in articles arranged in a standardized format for quick comparison and ease of use, while nondisorder topics are covered in detail with extended entries.
Specially revised in consultation with experts in each field, this updated and revised edition of the Children's Illustrated Encyclopedia brings this encyclopedia into a new era. With updated advances in technology, scientific breakthroughs, space missions and discoveries, map updates that show political, social, and ecological changes around the world, plus more than 5,000 safe Internet links, children and their parents now have a multimedia DK reference book for research, reports, homework help, and fun.
Happy Accidents: Serendipity in Major Medical Breakthroughs in the Twentieth Century (Audiobook) By Morton A. Meyers, read by Richard Waterhouse Unabridged edition 2013 | 12 hours and 37 mins | ISBN: n/a | ASIN: B00BMVASX0 | MP3 64 kbps | 355 MB
A fascinating and highly accessible look at the surprising role serendipity has played in some of the most important medical discoveries in the 20th century. Happy Accidents is a fascinating, entertaining, and highly accessible look at the surprising role serendipity has played in some of the most important medical discoveries in the 20th century. What do penicillin, chemotherapy drugs, X-rays, Valium, the Pap smear, and Viagra have in common? They were each discovered accidentally, stumbled upon in the search for something else. In the 1990s, Pfizer had high hopes for a new drug that would boost blood flow to the heart. As they conducted trials on angina sufferers, researchers noted a startling effect: While the drug did not affect blood flow to the heart, it did affect blood flow elsewhere! Now over six million American men have taken Viagra in their lifetime.
Health & Nutrition - June 2013 English | 108 pages | True PDF | 26 Mb
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