Preventative Medicine Products

  • Addiction, Behavioral Change and Social Identity

    The path to resilience and recovery

    Edited by Sarah Buckingham, David Best

    Changing health-related behaviour is for many people a lonely and isolating experience. Individual willpower is often not enough, particularly in addressing addictive behaviour, but research increasingly points to the potential of group identity to shape behaviour change and support recovery. This…

    Paperback – 2016-11-14 
    Routledge

  • International Disaster Health Care

    Preparedness, Response, Resource Management, and Education

    Edited by Girish Bobby Kapur, Amado Alejandro Baez

    International Disaster Health Care: Preparedness, Response, Resource Management, and Education provides a complete image of the needs, concerns, and insights that relate to disaster preparedness from an international health-care perspective. The United Nations has recognized the devastating…

    Hardback – 2016-09-30 
    Apple Academic Press

  • Barasi's Human Nutrition

    A Health Perspective, Third Edition

    By Michael EJ Lean, Emilie Combet

    Barasi's Human Nutrition: A Health Perspective, Third Edition, provides a comprehensive introduction to the principles and practice of nutrition. Thoroughly revised, restructured, and updated, this new edition presents up-to-date scientific information in an accessible and reader-friendly format,…

    Paperback – 2016-09-09 
    CRC Press

  • Outpatient Nutrition Care and Home Nutrition Support

    Practical Guidelines for Assessment and Management

    Edited by Carol Ireton-Jones

    Nutrition, defined by Merriam-Webster, is the process of eating the right kind of food so you can grow properly and be healthy. However, making the right food and nutrition choices and finding the best and most accurate nutrition information can be a challenge, especially when a disease or injury…

    Paperback – 2016-08-01
    CRC Press

  • One World Health

    An Overview of Global Health

    By Lord Nigel Crisp

    This brand new textbook presents a new approach to the teaching and understanding of global health. It describes the shared opportunities but also the problems that we all face, wherever we live, and the particular needs of the poorest people in every society. Covering subjects from epidemics…

    Pack - Book & Ebook – 2016-07-14
    CRC Press

  • Personalized Medicine

    Promises and Pitfalls

    By Gloria Gronowicz

    Personalized Medicine: Promises and Pitfalls broadly explores the tailoring of medical treatment to a patient’s characteristics, needs, and preferences during all stages of care, including prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up. The book’s goal is to explain the science behind personalized…

    Hardback – 2016-04-19
    CRC Press

  • Handbook of Disease Causing Microbes

    Edited by Jaishree Paul

    Hardback – 2016-03-15
    CRC Press

  • Disease Surveillance

    Technological Contributions to Global Health Security

    Edited by David L. Blazes, Sheri H. Lewis

    Disease Surveillance: Technological Contributions to Global Health Security reminds us of the continued vulnerability of the world to contagious infections. The book presents examples of disease surveillance systems and evaluates promising advances as well as opportunities for new systems. It also…

    Hardback – 2016-02-18
    CRC Press

  • Collaborative Practice for Public Health

    By Dawne Gurbutt

    Collaborative Practice for Public Health encourages individuals to consider the opportunities and impacts of working in public health as well as the gains that can be made by working collaboratively. Chapters explore some of the sociological issues that underpin the practice of public health and…

    Paperback – 2016-02-04
    CRC Press
    CAIPE Collaborative Practice Series

  • The A–Z Guide to Food as Medicine

    By Diane Kraft, Ara DerMarderosian

    Can an apple a day keep the doctor away? The A-Z Guide to Food As Medicine addresses food folklore by exploring the scientific findings about physiological effects of over 250 foods, food groups, nutrients, and phytochemicals. Today, health care providers are fielding more questions from…

    Paperback – 2015-12-22
    CRC Press

  • Food Microbiology

    In Human Health and Disease

    Edited by Nancy Khardori

    A broad overview of foodborne infectious diseases, this book covers recent outbreaks, highlighting the food sources and pathogens involved. It also examines foodborne infectious diseases in travelers that are not commonly seen in the United States, outbreak investigation, sources and vehicles of…

    Hardback – 2015-12-18
    CRC Press

  • Nutrition in Public Health

    Principles, Policies, and Practice, Second Edition

    By Arlene Spark, Lauren M. Dinour, Janel Obenchain

    This second edition of a bestseller, Nutrition in Public Health: Principles, Policies, and Practice focuses on the role of the federal government in determining nutrition policy and influencing practice. Beginning with an overview of public health principles, the book examines the application of…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05
    CRC Press

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