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Consumer Drug Reference: 2006 Edition (USED)

Consumer Drug Reference: 2006 Edition (USED)

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The new 2006 edition of Consumers Drug Reference can assist consumers on questions they have regarding their medication. Unlike other drug references, the CDR relies solely on medical experts for its facts.
Consumer Reports: Complete Drug Reference (USED)

Consumer Reports: Complete Drug Reference (USED)

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This comprehensive reference work lists more than 11,000 prescription and nonprescription medicines and provides consumers with the most current information about drug usage and potential side effects. Organized alphabetically, each entry lists indications, proper usage, precautions, side effects, different dosage forms, and common brand names. 24-page color chart.

Consumer Reports: The Best of Health (USED)

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Consumer's Guide to Drug Interactions (USED)

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Controlling Cholesterol for Dummies (USED)

Controlling Cholesterol for Dummies (USED)

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You probably know that heart disease is the leading cause of death in America, and that a heart attack is the most common form of heart disease. But did you know that a significant risk factor for a heart attack is high cholesterol? Controlling cholesterol levels is a vital part of healthy living--and it's easier than you might think to keep your cholesterol within safe boundaries, reduce your risk of heart attack, and improve your odds for a long, healthy life.

If your doctor has told you that you need to get your cholesterol in check, if you are concerned about all the fuss surrounding high cholesterol, or if you're simply a health-conscious individual, Controlling Cholesterol For Dummies is the book of choice for you. Filled with effective solutions for managing cholesterol levels, from following a low-fat diet to choosing an exercise regimen, this friendly guide is a must-have for:

  • Achieving and maintaining healthy cholesterol levels
  • Rating your risk of heart disease
  • Leading a cholesterol-lowering lifestyle
  • Determining how low you should go
  • Improving your overall health
  • You'll discover how to build a cholesterol-lowering diet, shed pounds the healthy way, make your weight-loss menus marvelous, and keep track of calories without confusion. Controlling Cholesterol For Dummies also reveals:

  • The difference between "good" and "bad" cholesterol
  • The lowdown on brand-name diets
  • How to cut cholesterol through prescription medications, vitamins, and supplements
  • The added dangers of smoking and the benefits of alcohol (in moderation, of course!)
  • How to find an exercise program you like--and stick to it
  • Ways to cut back on saturated fats
  • The top foods for lowering cholesterol--and the foods you must avoid
  • Featuring ten important cholesterol Web sites, ten nutrition Web sites, the truth behind common cholesterol myths, and a handy nutrition chart for several hundred everyday foods, Controlling Cholesterol For Dummies offers reasonable, moderate strategies to help you reach your goal. You won't turn into an anti-cholesterol fanatic--you'll simply gain the knowledge you need to lower your cholesterol levels and keep them that way!

    Coping with Angina (USED)

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    There are over a million angina sufferers in the UK and this is a self-help book to help them to live an active, pain-free and longer life. Attacks can be managed by controlling stress and taking a positive and healthy approach to life. Dr Louise Wallace and her colleagues at the South Birmingham Health Authority have done pioneering work on stress management and angina, and share their expertise using tips, exercises and log sheets designed to offer help and hope to the angina sufferer.
    Coping with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (USED)

    Coping with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (USED)

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    Helps you identify stress factors and learn crucial relaxation skills, memory and concentration, and conserve energy.
    Cord Blood (USED)

    Cord Blood (USED)

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    With the potential for self-renewal and differentiation, the possibilities for stem cells are enormous. One specific type of stem cell, the hematopoietic progenitor cell (HPC), which is derived from umbilical cord blood (as well as adult bone marrow and mobilized peripheral blood), holds particular promise. To make the most of these HPCs, the Institute of Medicine was asked to consider the optimal structure for a national cord blood program and to address pertinent issues related to maximizing the potential of stem cell technology. Cord Blood: Establishing a National Hematopoietic Stem Cell Bank Program examines:

  • The role of cord blood in stem cell transplantation
  • The current status of blood banks already in existence
  • The optimal structure for the cord blood program
  • The current use and utility of cord blood for stem cell transplants
  • The best way to advance the use of cord blood units and make them available for research
  • Expert advice from leaders in the fields of economics, public health, medicine, and biostatistics combine to make this very timely and topical book useful to a number of stakeholders.

    Counterclockwise: Reflections of a Maverick (USED)

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    Crazy Sexy Diet (USED)

    Crazy Sexy Diet (USED)

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    The New York Times Bestseller, now in paperback! Kris Carr's kick-ass Crazy Sexy Diet is an anti-inflammatory, vegetarian program with an emphasis on balancing your body's pH by consuming more raw foods, organic green drinks and smoothies. Also included are instructions for Kris's own 21-day cleanse, along with recipes, encouragement, and advice.