Category: Public Health


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The American Way Of Life Need Not Be Hazardous To Your Health

By: Farquhar, John W.

Price: $1.75

Publisher: Stanford University, California, USA, Stanford Alumni Association: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Book ID: SCW02186

ISBN: 0916318265

Condition: Very Good

BX3 - A trade paperback book in very good+ condition. An unread, tight, clean, sound copy in illustrated yellow wraps with only very, very minor overall shelf wear plus some light sunning of the spine. This is a title in the publisher's Portable Stanford series. A book intended to provide the health education needed to support healthful life-styles. The information covers the preventable risks for heart disease, stroke, some common cancers and diabetes and the permanent changes in lifestyle that reduce these risks. Author's biography, indexed, 207p. View more info

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Betrayal of Trust: The Collapse of Global Public Health

By: Garrett, Laurie

Price: $2.50

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, Hyperion Books: 2000

Book ID: SCW10820

ISBN: 0786865229

Condition: Good

BZ1 - A trade paperback book in good+ to very good- condition. A tight, clean, sound copy in color illustrated black and white wraps with minor overall shelf wear with some light bumping to the top spine edge plus there is a remainder mark and a bookstore stamp on the bottom outside paper edges. This is a thorough survey of the threat to world public health due to emerging diseases, emerting multiple drug resistant disease strains, and vaccine-preventable diseases. The author examines the public policy decisions and human behavioral contributors to the growing threat. This book is an important... View more info