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  • Psychological Perspectives in HIV Care

    An inter-professional approach

    Edited by Michelle Croston, Sarah Rutter

    The care paradigm for patients with HIV has improved in recent years, changing from managing an infectious condition with a poor prognosis to managing a long-term chronic disease. Despite this, people living with HIV continue to experience considerable stresses due to their diagnosis. As a result,…

    Paperback – 2018-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Recrafting a Life

    Coping with Chronic Illness and Pain

    By Charles Johnson, Denise Webster

    Chronic illness and pain are now, more than ever, seen asas major problems in the current health care system. Because they are unresponsive to both antibiotics and surgery, theyr are seen as elusive and mysterious. The National Medical Expenditure Survey estimates that over 80 million U.S.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • The Political Economy of AIDS

    By Merrill Singer

    Features a collection of seven research-based articles on AIDS. This work seeks to cut through popular misunderstanding and conventional ideas about the spread and impact of AIDS by employing a political economic perspective in the analysis of the epidemic in diverse settings.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Critical Approaches in the Health Social Sciences Series

  • Heavenly Hurts

    Surviving AIDS-related Deaths and Losses

    By Sandra Jacoby Klein

    "Heavenly Hurts Surviving AIDS-Related Deaths and Losses" imparts vital information for anyone touched by deaths and losses of HIV/AIDS. In the AIDS pandemic, efforts are focused on persons living with AIDS (PLWA). Neglected are professional and non-professional caregivers, families, and friends.…

    Paperback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Death, Value and Meaning Series

  • Imperialism, Health and Medicine

    By Vicente Navarro

    Includes articles which offer an alternative view of the political and economic causes of substandard health care in the underdeveloped societies of the Third World.…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge
    Policy, Politics, Health and Medicine Series

  • Progress in Preventing AIDS?

    Dogma, Dissent and Innovation - Global Perspectives

    By David Ross Buchanan, George Peter Cernada

    Originally published in the "International Quarterly of Community Health Education", this work presents twenty-one chapters about the state of HIV/AIDS prevention programs in a global context.…

    Hardback – 2018-04-30 
    Routledge

  • Global Perspectives on Behavioural Interventions in Palliative and End-of-Life Care

    Edited by Rebecca S. Allen, Brian D. Carpenter, Morgan K. Eichorst

    The challenges faced by individuals and families at the end of life are still incredibly diverse, yet more than ever is now known about the needs that cut across the great diversity of experiences in the face of death. A number of behavioural interventions and clinical approaches to addressing…

    Hardback – 2018-04-15 
    Routledge
    Aging and Mental Health Research

  • The Psychology of Addiction

    By Jenny Svanberg

    This accessible book takes a psychological approach to understanding addiction. It considers key questions and myths surrounding addition such as ‘how do people get hooked?’ and ‘can you recover from addiction?’ Using examples from popular culture, the book also draws on psychological and…

    Paperback – 2018-03-15 
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • The Psychology of Dieting

    By Jane Ogden

    In an era of overweight and obesity, for some people dieting can be a matter of health, life and death. For others, wracked by body dissatisfaction, dieting can also be dangerous. But in The Psychology of Dieting, health psychologist Jane Ogden offers a clear-sighted overview of why some of us…

    Paperback – 2018-03-13 
    Routledge
    The Psychology of Everything

  • Natural Substances for Cancer Prevention

    By Jun-Ping Xu

    Natural Substances for Cancer Prevention explores in detail how numerous investigations in chemical biology and molecular biology have established strong scientific evidence demonstrating how the properties of naturally occurring bioactive chemicals hamper all stages of cancers (from initiation to…

    Hardback – 2018-03-02 
    CRC Press

  • Living with Epilepsy

    By Sallie Baxendale

    Encephalitis is an under recognised and under researched condition. Its sudden onset and diverse long lasting effects mean that the illness challenges people’s understanding and coping resources. This book combines scholarly research and professional insights into encephalitis with ‘the insider…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01 
    Routledge
    After Brain Injury: Survivor Stories

  • Drugs in Sport

    7th Edition

    Edited by David R. Mottram, Neil Chester

    Now available in a fully revised seventh edition, Drugs in Sport is the most comprehensive and accurate text on the emotive, complex and critical subject of doping and illegal performance enhancement in sport. Thoroughly updated in light of the 2015 World Anti-Doping Code and taking into account…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27 
    Routledge

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