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First Aid

Paperback, 02/05/2006, £9.99
This one-stop practical guide will show you how to give first aid safely and with confidence. It comes in a handy format with colour illustrations and expert advice throughout.

Treatment of Cerebral Palsy and Motor Delay

Paperback, 25/11/2003, £31.50
Presents a distillation of the author's experience in treating those affected by cerebral palsy. This practical book provides an outline of therapeutic approaches and suggests treatment options.

Prescription for Nutritional Healing 3ed

Paperback, 30/09/2000, £20.00
This third edition incorporates the latest information on nutritional supplements, herbal remedies and their health promoting effects on hundreds of disorders and diseases.

They Don't Know What's Wrong

Paperback, 16/11/2001, £7.99
A collection of GP-defying mystery syndromes, along with their symptoms and cures. Starting with general aches and pains and then concentrating on specific parts of the body, each symptom is described, then a series of cures is suggested, with discussion of possible causes of the syndrome.

Complete guide to nutritional health

Paperback, 18/12/2003, £14.99
The power of food - the essential companion to discovering the curative and preventative properties of the foods we eat. This book introduces the advice of two leading nutritionists to promote optimum well-being through diet. Part One is Food Is Medicine, Part Two, Eat for Immunity.

What To Eat

Paperback, 03/05/2012, £14.99
This is a practical book and a compelling and entertaining one, from a prize-winning food writer, full of unexpected angles, revelations and facts about the food that we eat for breakfast, lunch, supper and snacks.

Abdominal Stomas and their Skin Disorders

Hardback, 15/02/2001, £44.95
This handbook bridges the gap between the colorectal surgeon, the stoma nurse and the dermatologist

Sexuality and Healthcare: A Human Dilemma

Paperback, 31/10/1998, £17.50
This text examines sexual health from a range of perspectives. Issues examined include: politics and sexual relations; culture and ethnicity; midwifery and child health; mental health; paediatrics; purchasers and providers; sexuality and terminal care; and ethics and law.


7, 01/02/2003, £14.99
Includes answers to 470 questions asked by people with diabetes and their families. This book explains the medical terminology in English, including a glossary defining over 140 medical terms. It also includes a 10 page colour section showing you how to use the device and insulin pens, and shows you what to do if an emergency occurs.

Heart Health

7, 01/03/2004, £14.99
Dr Graham Jackson offers practical advice on managing a heart condition while also being able to live a full and active life. He offers medical advice on exercise, diet and smoking, and shows how to significantly reduce chances of a heart attack.

Asthma 4ed

Paperback, 01/01/2006, £17.99
This handbook offers straightforward, positive and medically accurate answers to over 250 questions frequently asked by asthma sufferers and their families. There is also a section on recent asthma equipment advances and what to do in an emergency.

Alcohol Problem Solving

Paperback, 01/04/2004, £15.95

Down Syndrome : The Facts 2ed

7, 15/05/1997, £13.00
This is the new edition of a guide for parents of children with Down Syndrome. The author adopts a very positive tone, and provides much practical advice.

Thyroid Disease

7, 05/11/1998, £13.99
Including accounts of disorders of the thyroid and the treatments, which are available, this edition takes account of changes in the treatment of thyroid disorders and is aimed at patients, their friends, and relatives.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS/ ME)

7, 28/09/2000, £11.99
Presents a guide to chronic fatigue syndrome for sufferers and their families, with practical advice, based solely on scientific evidence. It has been written by both a sufferer and a physician, both of whom have had extensive experience, talking to, and helping patients.

Muscular Dystrophy

7, 18/05/2000, £13.99
'Muscular Dystrophy: The Facts' provides information for sufferers, and their family/friends, on living with this debilitating illness. Written by a world authority on the subject, the book addresses both the physical and psychological challenges that this illness presents, and provides useful information for anyone affected by this illness.

Textbook of Family Medicine, A

7, 03/07/1997, £27.99
Defines and conceptualizes the field of family medicine. This book focuses on the patient-centered clinical method, illness narratives, the biological basis of family medicine, health promotion, the concept of risk, and the contribution of evidence-based medicine.

Parkinson's Disease Treatment Book

Hardback, 29/09/2005, £19.99
The definitive guide for patients and their families, written by reknowned expert J. Eric Ahlskog.

Multiple Sclerosis 4ed

7, 13/09/2001, £13.99
This work explains in a clear and accessible manner, the symptoms, diagnosis, possible causes of multiple sclerosis, and life course, including the latest treatment options. It should prove useful for those suffering from MS and those caring for them.

Clinical Dermatology 5ed

7, 22/05/2003, £22.99
Clinical Dermatology is designed as a problem-solving book. In addition to the inclusion of problem-solving exercises, a number of projects are suggested thus the aim of the book is to stimulate self-education rather than passive learning. The book concentrates on the three major areas in dermatology - dermatitis, acne and eczema.

Pill - the facts

Paperback, 09/12/2004, £12.99
Presents the facts, dispels the myths, the choices and answers the questions which are most often asked about the Pill and other forms of hormonal contraception. This sixth edition also provides information about formulations, including the EVRA patch for combined hormone administration, and the vaginal ring.

Sexually transmitted infections:The facts

7, 26/01/2006, £12.99
Provides information on various main forms of sexually transmitted infections, describing the causes, risks, treatments, and most importantly, how they can be prevented. This book is of interest to adults.

Beyond conception

Paperback, 15/05/1989, £3.99
A feminist critique of the new reproductive and genetic technologies whose impact has been most apparent since the birth of the first "test-tube" baby. The author finds that these technologies are not created in women's interest. Instead, they require the subordination of women to science.

HIV and Aids

Paperback, 26/09/2003, £20.99
Based on needs-based model of nursing, this book provides reference to a spectrum of HIV disease for nurses, midwives and other healthcare professionals. It provides understanding of issues behind the epidemic. It explores how to help patients adhere to treatment, how to advise patients on alternative medicine (CAM) approaches to therapy and more.


Paperback, 25/06/2004, £19.99
The blossoming of sexual subcultures in the last hundred years has seen the development of a vast new sexual terminology. And as academic research has grasped the challenge of understanding sexuality in the modern world, it has generated its own analytical vocabulary to accompany it.

Your Guide to Eczema

7, 29/07/2005, £8.99

Your Guide to Asthma

7, 29/07/2005, £8.99
Providing all the necessary facts, guidance and support, this book is will enable the reader to make informed choices and regain control of their life. Written by two of the world's leading experts in this field, this book is the comprehensive guide to dealing with asthma in everyday life.

Urodynamics Made Easy

7, 14/02/2000, £23.99
A user-friendly guide to the principles and practice of urodynamics as applied to the routine, clinical management of patients. It is suitable for urologists, gynaecologists and urodynamics nurses, general surgeons, radiologists, and general practitioners.

Respiratory Medicine (3 for 2)

Paperback, 11/10/2002, £22.99
Many undergraduates rely upon the coverage of the respiratory medicine available in large textbooks of medicine such as "Kumar", "Davidson" and "Souhami". This book has the advantages of the "ICT" series, and offers coverage of the subject.

Parkinson's Disease

7, 17/10/2002, £19.99
Written in the Q and A format, this title provide information for a primary care doctor to be able to understand and treat patients who are suffering from Parkinson's Disease.

Women's Health in Complementary and Intergrative Medicine

Paperback, 19/08/2004, £35.99
Covers several common areas of concern in women's health. This clinically-oriented book shows when, how, and for whom complementary/integrative therapies can benefit women in continuity with their regular medical care. It also analyzes scientific studies on the safety and efficacy of these therapies for various women's health conditions.

Good Gut: Taking Control of Your Weight, Your Mood, and Your Long Term Health

Hardback, 23/04/2015, £14.99
Why? And why is it so important that we keep these bacteria off the endangered species list? This book explains the most up-to-date science behind why what happens in our gut is responsible for everything from our weight to how we age, our allergies and our diseases.

Caring for Women: Obstetric and Gynaecological Nursing 4ed

Paperback, 01/09/1991, £9.95
An introductory guide to obstetric and gynaecological nursing, which features illustrations complementing the text. Topics new to this edition include women and sexuality. An ELBS/LPBB edition is available

Urological Nursing

Paperback, 05/05/2004, £30.99
Provides an overview of urological nursing. This work bridges the gap between research and practice, and is written in a clear and easy-to-read style. It includes material on: care pathways, setting up nurse-led clinics and clinical trials, the developing roles of specialist nurses, ACE procedure, use of viagra, and other oral agents.

Seeing her sex, medical archives and the female body

Paperback, 25/04/2002, £16.99
Through a detailed analysis of exterior and interior images of the female body, taken between 1750 and 1910, this book questions how the visual representation of women has been used to remove women's bodies from varying discourses, especially those of generation and reproduction.

Raising Healthy Eaters

7, 06/10/2004, £9.99
From a pediatrician who specializes in childhood obesity, 100 healthy eating tips for parents of children of all ages.

Ultimate Weight Solution

Paperback, 05/01/2004, £10.99
From Dr Phil McGraw, the author of "Self Matters", "Relationship Rescue" and "Life Strategies", comes a powerful and no-nonsense programme for losing weight and keeping it off.

Natural Solutions to Infertility

Paperback, 23/03/2000, £12.99
This text provides information on how to improve chances of conception and promote a healthy pregnancy via a natural programme of nutrition and supplementation. It contains advice on how to recognize and eliminate fertility-decreasing factors from both lifestyle and environment.

100 Questions and Answers about Migraine

Paperback, 25/04/2005, £12.99
The only book to provide the doctor's and patient's view. It gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions about treatment options, coping strategies, sources of support and much more.

Living with Rheumatoid Arthritis 2ed

7, 01/10/1995, £12.50
This text offers answers to the questions of everyday life with rheumatoid arthritis. The authors provide explanations of the causes, diagnosis and treatment of the disease, and why medication, joint protection, physical activity and good nutrition are essential components of care.

Exploring the Dirty Side of Women's Health

Paperback, 01/09/2006, £23.99
Using the concept of pollution, this book highlights how women and health issues are categorised, and health workers and women are confined to roles and places defined as socially appropriate. It explores practices, such as childbirth and midwifery, social practices around breastfeeding, miscarriages and termination of pregnancy, and more.

Understanding, Preventing and Overcoming Osteoporosis

7, 04/11/2004, £9.99
Osteoporosis affects approximately three million people in the UK, but the orthodox medical view is that there is no single cause. This guide suggests new scientific evidence proves that the Western diet and lifestyle are to blame - and that it is possible to reduce the risk of developing the disease.


Paperback, 01/04/2006, £15.00
Hypertension remains the major treatable risk factor for premature cardiovascular disease, stroke, heart attack and heart failure. Since the last edition, several important clinical trials have been published and new guidelines on how to manage high blood pressure have also been produced.

Women's Sexual Health

Paperback, 22/03/2005, £33.99
Provides a holistic and balanced view of women's sexual well-being and of the inseparability of physical and mental health. This title is suitable for nurses and other health professionals.

Fast Facts: Irritable Bowel Syndrome

7, 01/04/2003, £15.00
"Fast Facts - Irritable Bowel Syndrome" provides the basis for the confidence needed by primary care physicians for the successful management of this syndrome. The second edition has been fully revised, with up-to-date investigation and management guidelines.

I Can't Walk But I Can Crawl : Living With

Paperback, 31/08/2005, £18.99
Offers the reader an autobiography of someone who lives with a significant disability. This book is supported by SCOPE who have provided an introduction and informative commentary about cerebral palsy. It provides information and inspiration to Scope members and those whose lives are touched by CP.


7, 01/03/2004, £14.99
Answering hundreds of questions from people with osteoporosis and their families, this guide features positive, practical advice on every aspect of osteoporosis, including how to strengthen your bones and prevent fractures and pain, this is an essential handbook for people suffering from this common condition.

Children with Special Needs

7, 05/04/2006, £14.99
Children with a debilitating condition like cerebral palsy receive treatment from a variety of specialised therapists at once. This book documents and builds on the experiences of a team of special educators in south India, who have been experimenting with a strategy for working with children with disabilities.

Sexual Disorders

Paperback, 13/01/2004, £14.70
This book will be of interest to mental health care professionals, including psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers, who treat patients with sexual disorders.

Conquering headache

7, 01/03/2003, £11.99
Provides information needed to conquer headaches and improve the quality of life. This edition includes information about medication for acute treatment of attacks, preventative treatment of migraine, and treatment of cluster headache. It covers areas of massage, physical therapy, alternative therapies such as chiropractic, acupuncture, and more.
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