books about: pharmacology
Coconut Cures: Preventing and Treating Common Health Problems with Coconut
Piccadilly Books, Limited
As a doctor I have found coconut oil to be very useful. I highly recommend that you read this book. -- Edna Aricaya-Huevos, MD Excellent book. It is very helpful for those seeking to improve their health using natural medicine. -- Marieta Jader-Onate, MD I consider this book an amazing contribution to people who are in the quest for optimal health. -- Jean Rosales, MD
The Prescriber's Guide (Stahl's Essential Psychopharmacology)
Stephen M. Stahl
Cambridge University Press
Now established as the indispensable formulary in psychopharmacology, this latest edition of the Prescriber's Guide has been completely revised and updated to reflect the most current practice in the use of psychotropic drugs. Easy to navigate and easy to use, the Prescriber's Guide combines evidence-based information with clinically informed guidance to support clinicians in making the most effective prescribing decisions for the good of ...
Davis's Basic Math Review for Nurses with Step-by-Step Solutions
F A Davis, 2009
A path to conquering the math skills essential for nursing success...and reducing the anxieties math often induces! Step by step, skill by skill...students progress from simple to complex calculations, building their proficiencies and testing it along the way. It’s perfect for course review and quick reference.
Complete Medicinal Herbal (Natural care)
Dorling Kindersley Publishers Ltd
Practised for centuries in civilizations around the world, this book on herbal medicine aims to show readers about the healing properties of herbs. It contains an illustrated A-Z profiling over 120 medicinal herbs and their traditional uses. A home remedies section explains how to make and administer herbal remedies for a wide range of disorders, from colds to stomach ulcers and contains ideas for a herbal first aid kit.
Farmacology: Total Health from the Ground Up
Daphne, M.D. Miller
In Farmacology , practicing family physician and renowned nutrition explorer Daphne Miller brings us beyond the simple concept of "food as medicine" and introduces us to the critical idea that it's the farm where that food is grown that offers us the real medicine. By venturing out of her clinic and spending time on seven family farms, Miller uncovers all the aspects of farming—from seed choice to soil management—that have a direct and ...
The Philadelphia Chromosome: A Genetic Mystery, a Lethal Cancer, and the Improbable Invention of a Lifesaving ...
Philadelphia, 1959: A scientist scrutinizing a single human cell under a microscope detects a missing piece of DNA. That scientist, David Hungerford, had no way of knowing that he had stumbled upon the starting point of modern cancer research— the Philadelphia chromosome. It would take doctors and researchers around the world more than three decades to unravel the implications of this landmark discovery. In 1990, the Philadelphia chromosome ...
Medical Abbreviations & Acronyms
Most commonly used medical abbreviations and acronyms. Anyone in the medical profession, from office workers to doctors themselves, will find this guide extremely useful.
Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia
The new edition of this popular and trusted drug dosing reference provides the most current drug prescribing information in a convenient, organized, and concise pocket manual...packed with useful tables.
Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End
In Being Mortal , bestselling author Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: how medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending Medicine has triumphed in modern times, transforming birth, injury, and infectious disease from harrowing to manageable. But in the inevitable condition of aging and death, the goals of medicine seem too frequently to run counter to the interest of the human spirit. Nursing ...
Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia 2014 Classic Shirt Pocket Edition by Hamilton, MD, FAAEM, FACMT, Editor in ...
Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses
SAFETY FIRST! Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses®, Fourteenth Edition delivers all of the information you need to administer medications safely across the lifespan—well-organized monographs for hundreds of generic and thousands of trade-name drugs. BONUS! FREE DIGITAL ACCESS One-year subscription to DrugGuide.com, Davis’s Drug Guide Online, powered by Unbound Medicine. You’ll have access to over 1,100 monographs from your desktop, ...
School of Natural Healing
John R. Christopher
Nutri Books Corp
Christopher Publications is proud to offer this 25th Anniversary Edition of School of Natural Healing. Over the years, beginners and herbal practiioners have trusted School of Natural Healing to provide expert instruction on herbal therapy. The worldwide distribution and use of Dr. Christopher's formulas confirms the success and safety of his methods. If you have ever used an herbal combination, it was most likely one of Dr. Christophers's. ...
The Illustrated Encyclopedia of Essential Oils: The Complete Guide to the Use of Oils in Aromatherapy and ...
Element Books Ltd
A guide to the most commonly available aromatherapy oils. It gives vital information on plant origins, medical herbalism and the properties and actions of herbs and essential oils. The book covers 165 oils, their actions, characteristics, principal constituents and folk traditions, as well as safety data, and aromatherapy and home use.
Sick and Tired: Empathy, Encouragement, and Practical Help for Those Suffering from Chronic Health Problems ...
Lighthouse Publishing of the Carolinas, 2013
Nearly one out of every two Americans has a chronic health issue, so it's safe to say you either have a health condition, or you care about someone who does. How do you live with the day-to-day struggle? Is it possible to have joy despite saying no to activities/food/opportunities/parties when you'd rather say yes? How do you explain your limitations to people who don't understand? In Sick and Tired, author Kimberly Rae takes you on a ...
Plants of the Gods: Their Sacred, Healing and Hallucinogenic Powers
Richard Evans Schultes
The use of hallucinogenic plants has been a part of human experience for millennia, yet modern Western societies have only recently become aware of the significance that these plants have had in shaping the history of diverse cultures. Capable of bringing human beings in closer touch with the spirit worlds, hallucinogenic plants have long been venerated as aids to mental health and as the sacred connection to the mystical. The authors of this ...
Clinical Microbiology Made Ridiculously Simple (Ed. 6)
A brief, clear, thorough, and highly enjoyable approach to clinical microbiology, brimming with mnemonics, humor, summary charts and illustrations, from AIDS to flesh-eating bacteria to ebola, mad cow disease, hantavirus, anthrax, smallpox, botulism, etc. Significant updates. Excellent Board review. The 6th edition adds updates to Clostridium difficile diagnosis and treatment; treatment of gonorrhea in light of growing antimicrobial resistance; ...
Essential Oil Safety: A Guide for Health Care Professionals
Churchill Livingstone, 2013
The second edition of this book is virtually a new book. It is the only comprehensive text on the safety of essential oils and the first review of essential oil/drug interactions and provides detailed essential oil constituent data not found in any other text. Much of the existing text has been re-written, and 80% of the text is completely new. There are 400 comprehensive essential oil profiles and almost 4000 references. There are new chapters ...
The Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants: Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications
Park Street Press, 2005
The most comprehensive guide to the botany, history, distribution, and cultivation of all known psychoactive plants • Examines 414 psychoactive plants and related substances • Explores how using psychoactive plants in a culturally sanctioned context can produce important insights into the nature of reality • Contains 797 color photographs and 645 black-and-white illustrations In the traditions of every culture, plants have been highly ...
Herbal Healing for Women
Bantam Books Ltd
The Lost Language of Plants: The Ecological Importance of Plant Medicines for Life on Earth
Stephen Harrod Buhner
Chelsea Green Publishing
This could be the most important book you will read this year. Around the office at Chelsea Green it is referred to as the "pharmaceutical Silent Spring ." Well-known author, teacher, lecturer, and herbalist Stephen Harrod Buhner has produced a book that is certain to generate controversy. It consists of three parts: A critique of technological medicine, and especially the dangers to the environment posed by pharmaceuticals and other ...
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