Books in category Medical – Preventive Medicine

  • Enteroimmunology

    Enteroimmunology
    Dr. Charles Lewis

    Enteroimmunology explains the emerging understanding of the ecology of the gut and its relationship with diet, food and nutrition. This highly acclaimed book, now in its 3rd edition, has been extensively updated and expanded.

  • Reducing the Risks for Substance Abuse

    Reducing the Risks for Substance Abuse
    Raymond P. Daugherty

    Authors Raymond P. Daugherty and Carl Leukefeld argue for replacing the youth-based, `zero tolerance' approach to substance abuse prevention that has been dominant in the field over the past two decades.

  • Determinants of Minority Mental Health and Wellness

    Determinants of Minority Mental Health and Wellness
    Sana Loue, Martha Sajatovic

    This volume focuses on determinants of minority mental health and wellness. This emphasis necessarily raises the question of just who is a minority and how is minority to be defined. The term has been defined in any number of ways.

  • Epidemics

    Epidemics
    Sarah Dry, Melissa Leach

    This book aims to bring the focus back to these marginal populations to reveal the often unintended consequences of current policy responses to epidemics.

  • Immunization Safety Review

    Immunization Safety Review
    Kathleen R. Stratton

  • Scientific and Policy Considerations in Developing Smallpox Vaccination Options

    Scientific and Policy Considerations in Developing Smallpox Vaccination Options
    Board on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention, Institute of Medicine of the National Academies

  • Positive Prevention

    Positive Prevention
    Seth C. Kalichman

    -The latest "buzz word" in HIV prevention -Few resources available on "positive prevention" -Kalichman is a known and recognized name in the field of HIV prevention

  • Congenital Abnormalities and Preterm Birth Related to Maternal Illnesses During Pregnancy

    Congenital Abnormalities and Preterm Birth Related to Maternal Illnesses During Pregnancy
    Nándor Ács, Ferenc G. Bánhidy, Andrew E. Czeizel

    The authors of this book are practicing physicians and genetic epidemiologist who are mainly interested in the following three practical questions: 1. The possible adverse effects of pharmaceutical products.

  • The Imaginations of Unreasonable Men

    The Imaginations of Unreasonable Men
    Bill Shore

    In this moving and inspiring book, the story of these uncompromising scientists serves as springboard for his passionate inquiry into the character and moral fabric of those who devote their lives to solving the world’s most pressing and …

  • Behavioral Interventions for Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted Diseases

    Behavioral Interventions for Prevention and Control of Sexually Transmitted Diseases
    Sevgi O. Aral, John M. Douglas

    This book addresses the complexities and social contexts of human behaviors which spread STDs, the cultural barriers to STD education, and the sociopolitical nuances surrounding treatment.

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