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A Big Fat Crisis: The Hidden Forces Behind the Obesity Epidemic--And How We Can End It

A Big Fat Crisis: The Hidden Forces Behind the Obesity Epidemic--And How We Can End It

Cohen, M D Deborah (Northwestern University)
Obesity is the public health crisis of the twenty-first century. Over 150 million Americans are overweight or obese, and across the globe an estimated 1.5 billion are affected. In "A Big Fat Crisis," Dr. Deborah A. Cohen has created a major new work that will transform the conversation surrounding the modern weight crisis. Based on her own extensive research, as well as the latest insights from behavioral economics and cognitive science, Cohen...

$22.00




Addicition Medicine: Principles & Practice - (Handling Fee and/or Freight charges may apply)

Addicition Medicine: Principles & Practice - (Handling Fee and/or Freight charges may apply)

Day Carolyn, Farrell Michael

$145.00




Addiction

Addiction

Nutt, David
Part of the Oxford Psychiatry Library series, this pocketbook is a clear and comprehensive overview of the brain science underpinning addiction and how this helps explain the current and future therapeutics for the range of addictions, using full colour images to enhance understanding. Addiction focuses on the nature of addiction as a brain disorder that includes a range of different behavioural traits such as impulsivity and reward dependence,...

$55.00




Addiction for Nurses

Addiction for Nurses

Rassool, G. Hussein
Addiction for Nurses is a comprehensive textbook for students, explaining the role of the nurse at each stage of intervention. Early chapters approach the subject from sociological, historical, and cultural perspectives, covering significant topics such as the nature of addiction, its social context, and addiction theory. The book then presents vital information about each of the main areas of addiction (nicotine, alcohol, opiates, cannabis,...

$140.00




Beating Sugar Addiction for Dummies, Australian and New Zealand Edition

Beating Sugar Addiction for Dummies, Australian and New Zealand Edition

Chevalley Hedge, Michele and DeFigio, Dan
A step-by-step guide to kicking the sugar habit and living a healthier, happier life With many Australians and New Zealenders drawing as much as a third of their total caloric intake from sugar and enriched flour, sugar addiction is a rapidly growing problem. Global sugar consumption has tripled in just the last 50 years and the result has been increasing levels of obesity, diabetes, and other health problems. Even worse, the more sugar we eat,...

$40.00




Cannabis and Psychosis: An Early Psychosis Treatment Manual - (Handling Fee and/or Freight charges may apply)

Cannabis and Psychosis: An Early Psychosis Treatment Manual - (Handling Fee and/or Freight charges may apply)


$70.00




Nicotine Confesses

Nicotine Confesses

DiFranza, Joseph
From the doctor who discovered how nicotine addiction develops comes the first book explaining it in an engaging style for all readers. In the first part of the book, Nicotine reveals its secrets on how it seized control of your brain starting with your first cigarettes. In the second part, Dr. DiFranza provides state-of-the-art advice on how to quit smoking, or to minimize the damage if you can't. The purpose of this book is to help smokers...

$35.00




Social Value of Drug Addicts: Uses of the Useless

Social Value of Drug Addicts: Uses of the Useless

Singer, Merrill
Drug users are typically portrayed as worthless slackers, burdens on society, and just plain useless-culturally, morally, and economically. By contrast, this book argues that the social construction of some people as useless is in fact extremely useful to other people. Leading medical anthropologists Merrill Singer and J. Bryan Page analyse media representations, drug policy, and underlying social structures to show what industries and social...

$55.00




The Substance Abuse Handbook

The Substance Abuse Handbook

Ruiz, Pedro
Stay up to date with the latest substance abuse treatments and modes of intervention with The Substance Abuse Handbook, 2e. The editors are both nationally recognized clinicians, and provide authoritative, clinically oriented information on the subject of substance use, abuse, and dependence, with an emphasis on diagnosis, treatment, and prevention. You'll find focused, expert information on every aspect of the field, including etiological...

$130.00




The Thirteenth Step: Addiction in the Age of Brain Science

The Thirteenth Step: Addiction in the Age of Brain Science

Heilig, Markus
The past twenty-five years have witnessed a revolution in the science of addiction, yet we still rely upon sorely outdated methods of treatment. Expensive new programs for managing addiction are also flourishing, but since they are not based in science, they offer little benefit to people who cannot afford to lose money or faith in their recovery. Clarifying the cutting-edge science of addiction for practitioners and general readers, The...

$68.00





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