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  1. Unhealthy Societies

    The Afflictions of Inequality

    By Richard G. Wilkinson

    Among the developed countries it is not the richest societies which have the best health, but those which have the smallest income differences between rich and poor. Inequality and relative poverty have absolute effects: they increase death rates. But why? How can smaller income differences raise...

    Published September 11th 1996 by Routledge

  2. Diagnostic Ultrastructural Pathology, Volume II

    A Text-Atlas of Case Studies Emphasizing Respiratory and Nervous Systems

    By Ann M. Dvorak, Rita A. Monahan-Earley

    Diagnostic Ultrastructural Pathology, Volumes II and III, presents individual problem-based cases in a well-illustrated format, using numerous electron micrographs to convey appropriate and necessary visual information for the diagnosis of human disease. The format facilitates the teaching of the...

    Published May 14th 1995 by CRC Press

  3. Health Workers and Aids

    By Lydia Bennett

    Published April 30th 1995 by CRC Press

  4. Modern Transfusion Medicine

    By Derwood Pamphilon

    Modern Transfusion Medicine is an ideal source of easy reading and reference for those who require succinct, up-to-date information on the practicalities of transfusion medicine. It examines the collection, preparation, clinical uses, and adverse effects of blood and its components. Written by...

    Published February 20th 1995 by CRC Press

  5. The Genetics of Obesity

    By Claude Bouchard

    This book provides a comprehensive compilation of the evidence available regarding the role of genetic differences in the etiology of human obesities and their health and metabolic implications. It also identifies the most promising research areas, methods, and strategies for use in future efforts...

    Published March 27th 1994 by CRC Press

  6. Nutrition in the 90's

    Current Controversies and Analysis--Volume 2

    By Kotsonis

    This work analyzes current issues and controversies in nutrition and health. It covers topics such as: diet and breast cancer; complex carbohydrates and health; the genetics of cardiovascular diseases; the role of low-fat diets and exercise in weight loss; the benefits of exercise for older adults...

    Published March 7th 1994 by CRC Press

  7. Epidemiology Of Diet And Cancer

    By M.J. Hill, A. Giacosa, Christine P.J. Caygill

    This volume investigates the links between the incidence of diet-related cancers and dietary patterns within Europe. It presents current understanding of the major cancers thought to be caused by diet alongside detailed data on regional variations in dietary composition, and collates these sets of...

    Published January 30th 1994 by CRC Press

  8. Prevention of Respiratory Diseases

    Series: Lung Biology in Health and Disease

    This volume covers advances in the field of respiratory diseases, reflecting the recent and dramatic expansion of knowledge regarding the determinants of respiratory health, screening tests for early pulmonary lesions, therapeutic interventions for respiratory infections and strategies for...

    Published August 22nd 1993 by CRC Press

  9. Lines Across Europe

    Edited by B. Bieleman, A. Diaz, C.H.D. Kaplan, G. Merlo

    Primarily presents a new approach to studying public health problems, which involves the input of scientists, policy planners, and political decision makers in an innovative synthesis of methods, results, conclusions, and recommendations. Also provides data on cocaine use in three European cities....

    Published December 31st 1992 by Taylor & Francis

  10. Infant and Child Nutrition Worldwide

    Issues and Perspectives

    By Frank Falkner

    This volume provides a contemporary and historical overview of infant nutrition in Europe, North America, and the Third World. It emphasizes the important role that good nutrition, appropriate health care, and a caring environment play in promoting healthy physical and social growth in children....

    Published October 1st 1991 by CRC Press