Herbal ABC s

Herbal ABC s
Author: Sharol Marie Tilgner
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2018
ISBN: 9781881517047
Category: Herbs
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Herbal ABC s Book Excerpt:

The Herbal Internet Companion

The Herbal Internet Companion
Author: David J Owen
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 193
Release: 2001-11-15
ISBN: 100006512X
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Herbal Internet Companion Book Excerpt:

A comprehensive guide to using the Internet for research into all aspects of herbal medicine! This valuable and timely book will help you navigate the sea of information about herbs and herbal remedies on the Internet. In recent years, alternative medicine has come to the forefront of American culture. As editor David J. Owen points out, &

Herbal Medicine Back to the Future Volume 2 Vascular Health

Herbal Medicine  Back to the Future  Volume 2  Vascular Health
Author: Ferid Murad,Atta-ur-Rahman,Ka Bian
Publsiher: Bentham Science Publishers
Total Pages: 231
Release: 2019-07-17
ISBN: 9811403732
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Herbal Medicine Back to the Future Volume 2 Vascular Health Book Excerpt:

Herbal Medicine: Back to the Future compiles expert reviews on the application of herbal medicines (including Ayurveda, Chinese traditional medicines and alternative therapies) to treat different ailments. The book series demonstrates the use of sophisticated methods to understand traditional medicine, while providing readers a glimpse into the future of herbal medicine. The second volume in the series continues on the theme of the previous volume, focusing on herbal remedies for cardiovascular health. The topics included in this volume are: · Plants used for treating cardiovascular diseases in the Iberian Peninsula and Balearic Islands · Herbal products for treating hypertension and hyperlipidemia · Medicinal plants and the Mediterranean diet for treating obesity related cardiovascular disorders · Traditional Indian cardiovascular medicine This volume is essential reading for all researchers in the field of ethnobotany, natural product chemistry, nutrition and pharmacology. Medical professionals involved in cardiology and internal medicine who seek to improve their knowledge about herbal medicine and alternative therapies will also benefit from the contents of the volume.

Small Animal Toxicology

Small Animal Toxicology
Author: Michael Edward Peterson,Patricia A. Talcott
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1228
Release: 2006-01-01
ISBN: 0721606393
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Small Animal Toxicology Book Excerpt:

Diagnose and determine treatment for toxic exposures in small animals with this quick reference! Small Animal Toxicology, 3rd Edition covers hundreds of potentially toxic substances, providing the information you need to manage emergency treatment and prevent poisonings in companion animals. To help you identify an unknown poison, this guide provides a list of potential toxins based on clinical signs or symptoms. It also includes a NEW color insert with 85 full-color photographs of toxic plants and of lesions associated with various poisonings. Written by respected veterinarian Michael E. Peterson and board-certified veterinary toxicologist Patricia A. Talcott, along with a team of expert contributors, this edition covers a wide variety of topics including toxicodynamics, toxicokinetics, effective history taking, recognizing clinical signs of toxic exposures, managing emergencies, and supportive care of the poisoned patient. Comprehensive coverage of toxins/poisons includes the full range of substances from acetaminophen to zinc, including home products, prescription medicines, recreational drugs, and more. Guidelines to evaluation, diagnosis and treatment include examinations of the source, toxic dose, toxicokinetics, clinical signs, minimum database, confirming tests, treatment progress and differential diagnosis for each specific toxicant. Coverage of common poisonous substances includes grapes and raisins, nicotine, mercury, mushrooms, Christmas-time plants, and snake and spider venoms. Toxicological Concepts section provides information on toxicologic principles such as history taking, providing supportive care, and managing emergency treatment. General Exposures section addresses nontraditional toxicology such as indoor environmental air, pesticides, pharmaceuticals, and toxicities in pregnant and lactating animals. Miscellaneous Toxicant Groups section covers commonly encountered specific toxicants, the proper use of diagnostic laboratories, use of human poison control centers, and antidotes for specific toxins. More than 50 international contributors provide up-to-date, authoritative advice on treating poisonings and intoxications. 8 NEW chapters cover topics including legal considerations in toxicology cases, responding to mass exposures, and poisonings in birds, small mammals, and geriatric patients. NEW color insert shows 85 of the most commonly encountered toxic substances for at-a-glance identification. UPDATED Signs and Symptoms index makes it easier to find information on a toxic agent by presenting signs rather than requiring the formulation of a diagnosis. UPDATED information on agents most likely to cause a toxic reaction includes natural flea products and an expanded section on human medications. NEW quick-access format with bold headings and convenient tables and boxes allows quick retrieval of information in emergency situations.

ABC of Complementary Medicine

ABC of Complementary Medicine
Author: Catherine Zollman,Andrew J. Vickers,Janet Richardson
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 64
Release: 2009-04-15
ISBN: 1444312472
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

ABC of Complementary Medicine Book Excerpt:

This revised and updated edition of the ABC of ComplementaryMedicine offers an authoritative introduction to complementarytherapies. Taking an independent standpoint, neither promoting nor disparagingcomplementary therapies, this second edition includes the latestinformation on efficacy of treatments and provides a new emphasison patient management. The ABC of Complementary Medicine is aninvaluable guide to any doctor who encounters complementarymedicine in clinical practice.

Botanical Medicine for Women s Health E Book

Botanical Medicine for Women s Health E Book
Author: Aviva Romm
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 720
Release: 2009-05-22
ISBN: 0702036501
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Botanical Medicine for Women s Health E Book Book Excerpt:

A comprehensive resource of medical and herbal interventions related to women's health issues, Botanical Medicine for Women’s Health provides a unique combination of traditional and modern scientific data on herbal medicine. Written by Aviva Romm, MD, an experienced herbalist, physician, and midwife, this guide blends a clinician-sensitive and patient-centered approach to women’s health issues. Coverage of menstrual health, fertility, breast conditions, and more makes this an essential resource for everyday practice. Winner of the 2010 American Botanical Council's James A. Duke Excellence in Botanical Literature Award! Expert author Dr. Aviva Romm combines her experience as an herbalist, physician, and midwife for a fully integrated approach to medical and botanical interventions. Convenient organization begins with herbal medicine and then covers health conditions organized chronologically by lifecycle help you understand the relationship between herbal medicine and women’s health. Plant profiles include principle uses, clinical indications, and safety information on the 10 most commonly used botanicals for women’s health. Detailed illustrations and professional plant photographs enable you to identify herbs visually as well as by substance make-up. Specialized focus on women’s health and botanical medicine provides the specific information you need for treating women at any stage of life. Content on over 150 botanicals for over 35 different conditions make this a comprehensive resource for current, evidence-based information. Appendices on common botanical names, quick dose reference charts, adverse interactions, and botanical medicine resources offer practical information at a glance. Over 30 expert contributors with a combination of practical experience as clinicians and teachers provide a unique, clinically based perspective on botanical medicine.

The Whole Herb

The Whole Herb
Author: Barbara Pleasant
Publsiher: Square One Publishers, Inc.
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2004
ISBN: 9780757000805
Category: Cooking
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Whole Herb Book Excerpt:

The relationship between people and herbs has spanned the millennia--and what a relationship it has been Herbs have been both our medicine and our food, while their fragrance and beauty have warmed our hearts and delighted our senses.They are nature's pure and precious gifts to man. The Whole Herb is an easy-to-follow guide to the many uses of these wonderfully aromatic plants. The book begins by looking at the history and benefits of herbs, while subsequent chapters focus on their many uses, including herbs and health, herbs in the kitchen, herbs around the house, and herbs in the garden. What comes next is an A-to-Z reference profiling over fifty common herb varieties. Each entry provides information on the herb's background, benefits, and uses, along with helpful buying guides, growing instructions, preservation methods, and safety information. Throughout, insets highlight important facts and techniques, helping you fully enjoy the herbal experience.

An Integrative Paradigm for Mental Health Care

An Integrative Paradigm for Mental Health Care
Author: James H. Lake
Publsiher: Springer
Total Pages: 264
Release: 2019-05-28
ISBN: 3030152855
Category: Psychology
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

An Integrative Paradigm for Mental Health Care Book Excerpt:

This crucial volume provides a concise overview of the conceptual foundations and clinical methods underlying the rapidly emerging subspecialty of integrative mental healthcare. It discusses methods for guiding practitioners to individualized integrative strategies that address unique symptoms and circumstances for each patient and includes practical clinical techniques for developing interventions addressed at wellness, prevention, and treatment. Included among the overview: Meeting the challenges of mental illness through integrative mental health care. Evolving paradigms and their impact on mental health care Models of consciousness: How they shape understandings of normal mental functioning and mental illness Foundations of methodology in integrative mental health care Treatment planning in integrative mental health care The future of mental health care A New Paradigm for Integrative Mental Healthcare is relevant and timely for the increasing numbers of patients seeking integrative and alternative care for depressed mood, anxiety, ADHD, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, and other mental health problems such as fatigue and chronic pain. “Patients are crying out for a more integrative approach, and this exemplary book provides the template for achieving such a vision.” -Jerome Sarris, MHSc, PhD, ND “For most conventionally trained clinicians the challenge is not “does CAM work?” but “how do I integrate CAM into my clinical practice?” Lake’s comprehensive approach answers this central question, enabling the clinician to plan truly integrative and effective care for the mind and body.” -Leslie Korn, PhD, MPH

The Everything Guide to Herbal Remedies

The Everything Guide to Herbal Remedies
Author: Martha Schindler Connors,Larry Altshuler
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 304
Release: 2009-05-18
ISBN: 1605507199
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Everything Guide to Herbal Remedies Book Excerpt:

Beat the blues with St. JohnÆs Wort. Improve your memory with ginseng. Calm down with chamomile. People have used herbs and other plants for thousands of years to improve health and vitality. This practical guide reveals the timeless healing power of the best herbs and natural remedies available today. You learn how to strengthen immunity, ease hormonal mood swings, and treat such common ailments and conditions as: Aches and Pains Allergies Psychological and emotional issues Digestion problems With this guide, you have the information you need to enjoy a happier, healthier life!

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry E Book

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry   E Book
Author: John A. Yagiela,Frank J. Dowd,Bart Johnson,Angelo Mariotti,Enid A. Neidle
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 960
Release: 2010-03-19
ISBN: 0323078249
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry E Book Book Excerpt:

Use your knowledge of pharmacology to enhance oral care! Pharmacology and Therapeutics for Dentistry, 6th Edition describes how to evaluate a patient’s health and optimize dental treatment by factoring in the drugs they take. It explores the basic fundamentals of pharmacology, special topics such as pain control, fear and anxiety, and oral complications of cancer therapy, and most importantly, the actions of specific drug groups on the human body. Whether you’re concerned about the drugs a patient is already taking or the drugs you prescribe for treatment, this book helps you reduce risk and provide effective dental care. An emphasis on the dental applications of pharmacology relates drugs to dental considerations in clinical practice. Dental aspects of many drug classes are expanded to include antibiotics, analgesics, and anesthetics. The Alternative Medicine in Dentistry chapter discusses chemicals used as alternative medicines and assesses their potential benefits and risks. The Nonopioid Analgesics chapter groups together non-opioid analgesics, nonsterioidal anti-inflammatory drugs, and antirheumatic and antigout drugs, making these easier to locate and study. Coverage of the endocrine system includes four separate chapters for the most comprehensive coverage. Drug Interactions in Clinical Dentistry appendix lists potential interactions between drugs a patient is taking for nondental conditions and drugs that may be used or prescribed during dental treatment, including effects and recommendations. Glossary of Abbreviations appendix includes the most common abbreviations used for drugs or conditions. New Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics chapter covers the effects of genetic traits of patients on their responses to drugs. A NEW introductory section offers tips for the study of dental pharmacology and relates pharmacology to dental considerations. An updated discussion of drug-drug interactions covers the harmful effects of mixing medications. Coverage of adverse effects and mechanisms of COX-2 inhibitors, antibiotic prophylaxis, and antiplaque agents explains the dental risks relating to common drug treatments.

Chinese Medicine for Maximum Immunity

Chinese Medicine for Maximum Immunity
Author: Jason Elias,Katherine Ketcham
Publsiher: Harmony
Total Pages: 448
Release: 2007-12-18
ISBN: 0307420426
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Chinese Medicine for Maximum Immunity Book Excerpt:

Reflecting on the connection between the rise in chronic immune disorders and toxic environmental and lifestyle patterns, herbalist and acupuncturist Jason Elias and collaborator Katherine Ketcham looked to the 5,000-year-old The Yellow Emperor's Classic of Medicine to seek clues for restoring the balance of body and mind. In Chinese Medicine for Maximum Immunity, Elias and Ketcham show how to use the preventive strategies and gentle, supportive remedies of traditional Chinese medicine to heal contemporary chronic illnesses and bolster immunity. The book teaches readers how to identify which element--Wood, Fire, Earth, Metal, and Water--most directly influences them and how to correct imbalances that can lead to particular physical, emotional, and spiritual disorders with step-by-step instruction for using stress-reduction techniques, diet and exercise, herbs, and acupressure.

The Woman s Herbal Apothecary

The Woman s Herbal Apothecary
Author: JJ Pursell
Publsiher: Fair Winds Press
Total Pages: 256
Release: 2018-07-17
ISBN: 1631594656
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Woman s Herbal Apothecary Book Excerpt:

The Woman’s Herbal Apothecary is every woman’s lifelong guide to herbal remedies for common health concerns. Novice herbalists and advanced practitioner’s alike will learn how to naturally treat the complete spectrum of women’s concerns, including preventative self-care, life transitions, and common feminine ailments. Learn how to prevent, soothe, and heal without resorting to medical remedies, which are often harsh, costly, and include unpleasant side effects. The Woman’s Herbal Apothecary contains 200 natural remedies, covering the topics of menses, pregnancy, menopause, aging, fibroids, bladder infections, and low libido, among others. The book is conveniently divided into the major cycles of a woman’s life: pre-childbirth, reproductive years, menopause, and beyond. Each section discusses specific physical complaints and how to treat them. You will learn which herbs are the most helpful for each phase of life and which are contraindicated or to be avoided. Master herbalist and naturopathic doctor JJ Pursell provides her own herbal solutions and DIY herbal remedies. The concluding section is divided by specific common health issues in women, such as cardiac disease, thyroid disease, and adrenal dysfunction. With The Woman’s Herbal Apothecary in hand, you are on your way to healing, hormone balance, beauty, longevity, and calm—the natural way.

Mosby s Handbook of Herbs Natural Supplements E Book

Mosby s Handbook of Herbs   Natural Supplements   E Book
Author: Linda Skidmore-Roth
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 768
Release: 2009-04-27
ISBN: 0323066496
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Mosby s Handbook of Herbs Natural Supplements E Book Book Excerpt:

Access the most reliable information on herbs and alternative medicines from trusted author, Linda Skidmore-Roth, in Mosby’s Handbook of Herbs and Natural Supplements! Reviewed by nurses and herbalists alike, this authoritative resource presents herb and supplement profiles in a convenient, A-Z format for fast reference. This edition’s updated, streamlined design helps you find information quickly, and a new systematic pregnancy and breastfeeding classification offers the latest guidelines for this special client population. Detailed monographs for 300 commonly used herbal products and natural supplements include vital information on the products you’ll encounter with your clients. Updated references and information from new studies make this a reliable source for herbal content. Alert icons warn you of potentially dangerous reactions that could threaten your clients’ health. Popular Herb, Pregnancy, and Pediatric icons help you find relevant content quickly for common herbs and herbs for special populations. Quick-reference format presents consistent monographs for each herb and makes it easy to find the information you need. Herbal Resource appendix, Drug/Herb Interaction appendix, Pediatric Herbal Use appendix, and a list of abbreviations provide essential resources and expanded herbal material in one convenient spot. A comprehensive index of herbal terms allows you to look up an herb by its common or scientific name, as well as by condition. A pregnancy classification system from the Australian Therapeutic Goods Administration allows you to analyze herbs individually and provides a consistent formula to decide which herbs should be used. Updated content throughout includes the latest uses, actions, dosages, contraindications, side effects/adverse reactions, interactions, pharmacology, alerts, and references. Pediatric Herbal Use appendix covers uses, guidelines, and expanded pediatric and adolescent information for 32 herbs. Drug/Herb Interaction appendix lists known drug and herb interactions for herbs included in the handbook to ensure client safety.

Reverse Inflammation Naturally

Reverse Inflammation Naturally
Author: Michelle Honda
Publsiher: Hatherleigh Press
Total Pages: 144
Release: 2017-05-30
ISBN: 1578266815
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Reverse Inflammation Naturally Book Excerpt:

Reverse Inflammation Naturally provides a comprehensive overview of both acute and chronic inflammation and offers practical guidance and alternative solutions to popular drugs as well as beneficial supplements and home remedies. Chronic inflammation is among the most prevalent ailments seen in modern society—and all too often, our diet and reliance on common over-the-counter medications is to blame. Not only does traditional medicine offer little in the way of safe, low-risk solutions, it is one of the leading causes of painful, unnecessary inflammation in patients of all ages. As a result, more patients are turning to the world of natural medicine. With Reverse Inflammation Naturally, you can learn how to work with your body to achieve effective heal­ing, see lasting results, and reclaim your life. Complete with healing remedies, dietary regimens, and protocols for every stage of heal­ing and maintenance, Reverse Inflammation Naturally contains step-by-step, do-it-yourself instructions and includes the most effective dietary programs and herbal supplements proven to help control—and reverse—the body’s inflammation response, all while promot­ing overall health and wellness. Reverse Inflammation Naturally covers a multitude of topics, including: • A comprehensive overview of inflammation, its causes, and its related ailments • Natural substitutes for popular over-the-counter and prescription medications • How best to prepare herbal remedies and supplements for a variety of uses • The latest information on clinical trials, medications, and alternative therapies • How to select the right supplements, vitamins, and nutrients for your needs …and many more! Featuring alternative solutions to potentially harmful prescription drugs, as well as safe food choices and a guide to herbal medicine, Reverse Inflammation Naturally helps you regain your sense of health and well-being.

Nanomycotoxicology

Nanomycotoxicology
Author: Mahendra Rai,Kamel A. Abd-Elsalam
Publsiher: Academic Press
Total Pages: 378
Release: 2019-08-24
ISBN: 0128179996
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Nanomycotoxicology Book Excerpt:

Nanomycotoxicology: Treating Mycotoxins in Nanoway discusses the role of nanotechnology in the detection, toxicity and management of different types of mycotoxins. Sections cover the topic of nanomycotoxicology, the application of nanotechnology for quicker, more cost-effective and precise diagnostic procedures of mycotoxins and toxicogenic fungi, and the application of nanotechnology for the management of mycotoxigenic fungi. New topics, such as the application of nanotechnology in disease management, disease forecasting, and disease resistance, mycotoxin detection, and nanodiagnostic and molecular techniques are also presented. With chapter contributions from an international group of experts, this book presents an interdisciplinary reference for scientists and researchers working in mycotoxicology, nanotechnology, mycology, plant science, and food safety. In addition, it will be a useful tool for industrial scientists investigating technologies to update their nanotoxicology and nanosafety knowledge. Discusses the role of nanotechnology in mycotoxicology Explores the application of nanomaterials for detection of mycotoxins Covers the role of nanotechnology in the management of mycotoxins and mycotoxigenic fungi

Weiner s Pain Management

Weiner s Pain Management
Author: Mark V. Boswell,B. Eliot Cole
Publsiher: CRC Press
Total Pages: 1648
Release: 2005-08-31
ISBN: 1000687392
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Weiner s Pain Management Book Excerpt:

This seventh edition of a bestseller has been totally revised and updated, making this the most comprehensive rewrite in the book's long and distinguished history. It includes new chapters, new sections and section editors, and new contributors. Offering an interdisciplinary approach to pain management, the book delivers a scholarly presentation fo

Small Animal Toxicology E Book

Small Animal Toxicology   E Book
Author: Michael E. Peterson,Patricia A. Talcott
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 928
Release: 2013-08-07
ISBN: 0323241980
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Small Animal Toxicology E Book Book Excerpt:

Diagnose and determine treatment for toxic exposures in small animals with this quick reference! Small Animal Toxicology, 3rd Edition covers hundreds of potentially toxic substances, providing the information you need to manage emergency treatment and prevent poisonings in companion animals. To help you identify an unknown poison, this guide provides a list of potential toxins based on clinical signs or symptoms. It also includes a NEW color insert with 85 full-color photographs of toxic plants and of lesions associated with various poisonings. Written by respected veterinarian Michael E. Peterson and board-certified veterinary toxicologist Patricia A. Talcott, along with a team of expert contributors, this edition covers a wide variety of topics including toxicodynamics, toxicokinetics, effective history taking, recognizing clinical signs of toxic exposures, managing emergencies, and supportive care of the poisoned patient. Comprehensive coverage of toxins/poisons includes the full range of substances from acetaminophen to zinc, including home products, prescription medicines, recreational drugs, and more. Guidelines to evaluation, diagnosis and treatment include examinations of the source, toxic dose, toxicokinetics, clinical signs, minimum database, confirming tests, treatment progress and differential diagnosis for each specific toxicant. Coverage of common poisonous substances includes grapes and raisins, nicotine, mercury, mushrooms, Christmas-time plants, and snake and spider venoms. Toxicological Concepts section provides information on toxicologic principles such as history taking, providing supportive care, and managing emergency treatment. General Exposures section addresses nontraditional toxicology such as indoor environmental air, pesticides, pharmaceuticals, and toxicities in pregnant and lactating animals. Miscellaneous Toxicant Groups section covers commonly encountered specific toxicants, the proper use of diagnostic laboratories, use of human poison control centers, and antidotes for specific toxins. More than 50 international contributors provide up-to-date, authoritative advice on treating poisonings and intoxications. 8 NEW chapters cover topics including legal considerations in toxicology cases, responding to mass exposures, and poisonings in birds, small mammals, and geriatric patients. NEW color insert shows 85 of the most commonly encountered toxic substances for at-a-glance identification. UPDATED Signs and Symptoms index makes it easier to find information on a toxic agent by presenting signs rather than requiring the formulation of a diagnosis. UPDATED information on agents most likely to cause a toxic reaction includes natural flea products and an expanded section on human medications. NEW quick-access format with bold headings and convenient tables and boxes allows quick retrieval of information in emergency situations.

Herbal Defense

Herbal Defense
Author: Robyn Landis,Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa
Publsiher: Hachette UK
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2001-01-01
ISBN: 0759520852
Category: Health & Fitness
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Herbal Defense Book Excerpt:

With Herbal Defense, bestselling fitness author Royn Landis teams up with master herbalist Karta Purkh Singh Khalsa, to offer a guide to herbal remedies for everyday ailments.

Getting Baked

Getting Baked
Author: Barb Webb
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 240
Release: 2021-04-13
ISBN: 1632281279
Category: Gardening
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Getting Baked Book Excerpt:

This green guide takes a fun and cheeky approach to teach readers the ins-and-outs of how to navigate their way through the hemp culture, create their own medicinal herb garden, and integrate natural remedies into their lifestyle seamlessly! Author Barb Webb is no stranger to the world of sustainable living, gardening, and all things eco-friendly. With a plethora of experience with CBD and medicinal herbs, Webb is ready to share her secrets and tips on how to master the art of having a green thumb! Getting Baked dispels the myths. Readers will learn the right way to incorporate CBD, hemp, herbs, spices, and all-natural remedies into their current lifestyle, avoiding the stigma around it. Whether you are a beginner, or looking to switch things up in your garden, get ready for the ultimate cannabis companion guide!

Krause s Food the Nutrition Care Process E Book

Krause s Food   the Nutrition Care Process   E Book
Author: L. Kathleen Mahan,Janice L Raymond,Sylvia Escott-Stump
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1248
Release: 2013-09-26
ISBN: 0323266908
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Krause s Food the Nutrition Care Process E Book Book Excerpt:

The most respected nutrition text for more than 50 years, Krause's Food and the Nutrition Care Process delivers comprehensive and up-to-date information from respected educators and practitioners in the field. The latest recommendations include the new MyPlate guide, the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2010, new and expanded chapters, and a large variety of tables, boxes, and pathophysiology algorithms, all providing need-to-know information with ease. New co-editor Janice L. Raymond joins L. Kathleen Mahan and Sylvia Escott-Stump and nearly 50 leading educators, researchers, and practitioners in writing a nutrition text that's ideal for use in class or everyday practice. Expert contributors include nearly 50 nationally recognized writers, researchers, and practitioners, each writing on their area of specialization. Clear, logical organization details each step of complete nutritional care from assessment to therapy. UNIQUE! Pathophysiology algorithms clarify the illness process and to ensure more effective care. New Directions boxes reflect the latest research in emerging areas in nutrition therapy. Focus On boxes provide additional detail on key chapter concepts. Clinical Insight boxes and Clinical Scenarios with detailed Sample Nutrition Diagnosis statements help ensure the most accurate and effective interventions in practice. Key terms listed at the beginning of each chapter and bolded within the text provide quick access to important nutrition terminology. More than 1,000 self-assessment questions on a companion Evolve website reinforce key textbook content. New recommendations reflect a comprehensive approach to diet and nutrition that incorporates the USDA's MyPlate guide, the Dietary Guidelines for Americans 2010, and the Eating Well with Canada's Food Guide recommendations. Reorganized table of contents reinforces the Nutrition Care Process structure endorsed by the American Dietetic Association (ADA). MNT for Thyroid Disorders chapter details important nutrition considerations for managing thyroid disorders. New calcium and vitamin D Dietary Recommended Intakes (DRIs) improve monitoring of nutrient intake. Expanded Nutrition in Aging chapter includes assessment and nutritional care guidelines for the growing elderly patient population. Growth grids for children detail proper patient nutrition during infancy and early childhood. Extensively revised MNT for Food Allergies chapter highlights the importance of food allergy management in clinical nutrition therapy. Updated appendices enhance assessment accuracy with the latest laboratory findings and normal values.