Eating Disorders in America : A Reference Handbook
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Eating Disorders in America : A Reference Handbook

An indispensable resource for readers interested in eating disorders, this book summarizes their history in human civilization, assesses the current status of eating disorders in American society, and describes efforts for establishing effective prevention and treatment programs. • Provides an introduction to the history of eating disorders in society, a topic less well known and discussed than others in the social sciences • Offers ...

Living Well with Hemochromatosis: A Healthy Diet for Reducing Iron Intake, Managing Symptoms, and Feeling Great
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Living Well with Hemochromatosis

This is an excellent book for people suffering or dealing with people who suffer with Hemochromatosis. The author does an excellent job explaining the condition, symptoms, screening, treatment, sources of iron, lifestyle modifications, dietary needs, and recipes. The book is easy to read and follow. A two-week meal plan is included. Recipes are for breakfast, appetizers and salads, lunch, dinner, beverages, and desserts. All recipes ...

Life-Span Development 17th Edition
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Life-Span Development 17th Edition

As a master teacher, John Santrock connects current research with real-world application, helping students see how developmental psychology plays a role in their own lives and future careers. Through an integrated learning goals system, this comprehensive and chronological approach to lifespan development helps students gain the insight they need to study smarter, stay focused, and improve performance.

Obesity in Childhood and Adolescence, 2nd Edition [2 Volumes]
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Obesity in Childhood and Adolescence, 2nd Edition [2 Volumes]

This updated edition of the groundbreaking first edition identifies changes in U.S. children and adolescents' obesity levels within the past decade, examining factors contributing to obesity in this younger generation as well as possible solutions. • Progressively reveals the systemic complexity of obesity • Offers multidisciplinary and cross-disciplinary perspectives of obesity, to include disciplines such as medicine, psychology, g...

Measurement for Evaluation in Kinesiology, 9th Edition
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Measurement for Evaluation in Kinesiology, 9th Edition

Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools. Heavily revised and reorganized, the ninth edition of Measurement for Evaluation in Kinesiology helps students master the essential concepts and principles of measurement and evaluation and equips them wit...

Cadmium Sources and Toxicity
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Cadmium Sources and Toxicity

Cadmium (Cd) is an environmental toxicant of continuing public health concern worldwide, because total diet studies have shown that Cd is present in virtually all foodstuffs. Consequently, foods that are frequently consumed in large quantities, such as rice, potatoes, wheat, leafy salad vegetables, and other cereal crops, are the most significant dietary Cd sources. Moreover, Cd has chemical propensities that confer the potential to ...

Depression in a Digital Age : The Highs and Lows of Perfectionism
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Depression in a Digital Age : The Highs and Lows of Perfectionism

Fiona was your average 80's baby. She grew up without an iPhone, used actual landlines to make calls, and didn't have the luxury (or perhaps the curse) of Facebook during her adolescent years. But though her childhood took place in an analogue world, she found herself suffering from the same problems many young people face today; the race for perfectionism, high levels of anxiety, a fear of success. After an unfulfilling university e...

Spanish for Pediatric Medicine: A Practical Communication Guide, Third Edition
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Spanish for Pediatric Medicine: A Practical Communication Guide, Third Edition

Spanish for Pediatric Medicine features a quick-reference design that enables the user to rapidly identify and explore common medical situations. English and Spanish equivalents are shown side-by-side for quick reference. This convenient guide includes translations for virtually every type of patient visit. General examinations, Bright Futures stage discussions, emergency department interactions, and terms for discussing specific bod...