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  1. Remaking the Body

    Rehabilitation and Change

    By Wendy Seymour

    In Remaking the Body, Wendy Seymour interviews men and women who have suffered profound bodily paralysis, and explores how they deal with their appearance, relationships, sexuality, incontinence and sport. She finds that even major impairment hasn't annihilated these people's experience of an...

    Published February 4th 1998 by Routledge

  2. Disability and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Clinical, Legal, and Patient Perspectives

    By Nancy Klimas, Roberto Patarca-Montero

    Because of the individual and varying symptoms of chronic fatigue syndrome, medical guidelines encompassing the needs of every patient simply do not exist. Through proven research and recommendations for future treatment, Disability and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Clinical, Legal, and Patient...

    Published February 4th 1998 by Routledge

  3. The Control of Drugs and Drug Users

    Reason or Reaction?

    By Ross Coomber

    Informed debate on how, why, or even if, drugs and those that use them should be controlled needs an insight into the background of such controls, how effective they have been and what reasonable alternatives there may be. This book seeks to provide such an insight. Reviewing important aspects of...

    Published January 15th 1998 by CRC Press

  4. Eating Positive

    A Nutrition Guide and Recipe Book for People with HIV/AIDS

    By Jeffrey T Huber, Kris Riddlesperger

    Proper nutrition is essential to individuals with HIV/AIDS. Yet, it is often difficult to maintain an adequate diet due to a variety of conditions associated with the disease and/or medications used to alleviate symptoms. Eating Positive: A Nutrition Guide and Recipe Book for People with HIV/AIDS...

    Published January 12th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Women and AIDS

    Negotiating Safer Practices, Care, and Representation

    By Ellen Cole, Esther D Rothblum, Linda K Fuller, Nancy Roth

    For many women, the advice “Use a condom!” is not enough to help protect them from HIV infection. As Women and AIDS reveals, “negotiating” safer sex practices is a very complex issue for women who are involved in relationships where they do not enjoy physical, social, or...

    Published December 1st 1997 by Routledge

  6. Ethical Issues in Community Health Care

    By Ruth Chadwick, Mairi Levitt

    Despite the recent increased emphasis on ethics in health care, the subject of community health care is rarely specifically addressed. Yet it is in the community that many ethical issues arise, both in the particular practice situation and in the wider social issues connected with changes in...

    Published November 27th 1997 by CRC Press

  7. Emotions in Social Life

    Critical Themes and Contemporary Issues

    Edited by Gillian Bendelow, Simon J Williams

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 5th 1997 by Routledge

  8. Chaos and Intoxication

    Complexity and Adaptation in the Structure of Human Nature

    By Alan Dean

    Why are people often so unpredictable? Why do they do things which can cause great personal harm even when they know this to be the case? Chaos and Intoxication examines the nature of drug and alcohol abuse, seeking to address these and many other enduring questions through a detailed discussion of...

    Published October 1st 1997 by Routledge

  9. Teratologies

    A Cultural Study of Cancer

    By Jackie Stacey

    Series: International Library of Sociology

    Stories of cancer are full of monster and marvels; the monstrousness of the disease and the treatments, the marvels of the cures and the saved lives. Still one of the most dreaded diseases to haunt our imaginations, cancer is more than an illness - it is a cultural phenomenon. People who have...

    Published July 30th 1997 by Routledge

  10. Youths Living with HIV

    Self-Evident Truths

    By John Dececco, Phd, G Cajetan Luna

    In this enlightening book, you’ll explore the life struggles and adaptations leading up to and following HIV infection in young Americans. The cases presented in Youths Living with HIV envisage a variety of experiences of youths living with HIV and AIDS, including individuals of different races, of...

    Published June 26th 1997 by Routledge