Blood Chemistry and CBC Analysis

Author: Dicken Weatherby,Scott Ferguson

Publisher: Weatherby & Associates, LLC

ISBN: 0976136716

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 4528

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Why Stomach Acid is Good for You

Natural Relief from Heartburn, Indigestion, Reflux, and GERD

Author: Jonathan V. Wright,Lane Lenard

Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

ISBN: 0871319314

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 208

View: 668

Presents a plan to cure heartburn by relieving the cause of the problem--insufficient stomach acid secretion--through the use of stomach acid supplements and other natural treatments.
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The Clinician's Handbook of Natural Medicine

Author: Joseph E. Pizzorno Jr.,Michael T. Murray,Herb Joiner-Bey

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702055131

Category: Medical

Page: 1008

View: 3622

Written by leading authorities in complementary and integrative medicine, this convenient, quick-reference handbook provides clear and rational directives on diagnosing and treating specific diseases and disorders with natural medicine. You'll get concise summaries of diagnostic procedures, general considerations, therapeutic considerations, and therapeutic approaches for 84 of the most commonly seen conditions, 12 of which are new to this edition, plus naturopathic treatment methods and easy-to-follow condition flowcharts. Based on Pizzorno's trusted Textbook of Natural Medicine and the most current evidence available, it's your key to accessing reliable, natural diagnosis and treatment options in any setting. Expert authorship lends credibility to information. Scientifically verified content assures the most reliable coverage of diagnostic and natural treatment methods. Over 80 algorithms synthesize therapeutic content and provide support for your clinical judgment with a conceptual overview of case management. The book's compact size makes it portable for easy reference in any setting. A consistent organization saves you time and helps you make fast, accurate diagnoses. 12 NEW chapters enhance your treatment knowledge and understanding with information on important and newly emerging treatments and areas of interest, including: Cancer Endometriosis Fibromyalgia Hair Loss in Women Hyperventilation Syndrome Infectious Diarrhea Intestinal Protozoan Infestation Lichen Planus Parkinson's Disease Porphyrias Proctological Conditions Uterine Fibroids Each chapter is fully updated to reflect the content of the latest edition of Pizzorno's Textbook of Natural Medicine and keep you current on the safest and most effective natural interventions.
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How to Read a Paper

The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine

Author: Trisha Greenhalgh

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111880113X

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 1201

The best-selling introduction to evidence-based medicine In a clear and engaging style, How to Read a Paper demystifies evidence-based medicine and explains how to critically appraise published research and also put the findings into practice. An ideal introduction to evidence-based medicine, How to Read a Paper explains what to look for in different types of papers and how best to evaluate the literature and then implement the findings in an evidence-based, patient-centred way. Helpful checklist summaries of the key points in each chapter provide a useful framework for applying the principles of evidence-based medicine in everyday practice. This fifth edition has been fully updated with new examples and references to reflect recent developments and current practice. It also includes two new chapters on applying evidence-based medicine with patients and on the common criticisms of evidence-based medicine and responses. How to Read a Paper is a standard text for medical and nursing schools as well as a friendly guide for everyone wanting to teach or learn the basics of evidence-based medicine.
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The Functional Nutrition Cookbook

Addressing Biochemical Imbalances through Diet

Author: Lorraine Nicolle,Christine Bailey

Publisher: Singing Dragon

ISBN: 9780857010520

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 421

This unique cookbook with a CD-ROM of printable recipes looks beyond intervening in the symptoms of health problems and addresses the ways in which diet can be used to help correct underlying imbalances in the body. Dealing with a range of different issues, including gastro-intestinal, immune system and hormone imbalances, this book clearly explains the intricacies of each problem and offers useful tips on how to truly make a difference through diet. The recipes provided for each imbalance are easy to follow and are accompanied by detailed nutritional information. The information throughout the book, including the chapter on healthy ageing, is designed for clients who wish to optimise their health, whether or not they are currently facing health problems. With its focus on a personalised approach to helping people through diet, this book is an invaluable resource for nutritionists, health professionals and their clients.
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In-Office Lab Testing

Author: Dicken Weatherby,Richard Weatherby

Publisher: Weatherby & Associates, LLC

ISBN: 0972646914

Category: Medical

Page: 147

View: 1506

How would you like to increase your clinic income by running an in-office lab in your practice? This comprehensive reference manual will show you how to set up a systemized method of in-office lab testing that allows you to assess the self-regulatory capacities of the body, determine whether the body is in a state of balance or not, identify the area of imbalance, and easily re-check to see how the body responds to treatment. All of this without the need for costly instruments or outsourced labs. This book will expand your diagnostic efficiency and increase your income at the same time! This book includes: -In depth information on how to perform over 20 in-offi ce tests that will uncover the biochemical and metabolic imbalances in your patients. -An extensive section on how to identify acid-alkaline imbalances in your patients. -A simple test to differentiate adrenal stress from adrenal fatigue. -In-office forms and handouts for immediate use in your office. -A full section of patterns that exist between multiple tests - A resource section with details of where to purchase all of the in-office tests mentioned in this reference manual. This best selling reference manual has shown hundreds of Doctors how to increase their diagnostic efficiency and clinic income by adding in-office lab testing to their diagnostic offerings. What are you waiting for?
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Motivational Interviewing in Health Care

Helping Patients Change Behavior

Author: Stephen Rollnick,William R. Miller,Christopher Butler

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 159385613X

Category: Medical

Page: 210

View: 3462

Much of health care today involves helping patients manage conditions whose outcomes can be greatly influenced by lifestyle or behavior change. Written specifically for health care professionals, this concise book presents powerful tools to enhance communication with patients and guide them in making choices to improve their health, from weight loss, exercise, and smoking cessation, to medication adherence and safer sex practices. Engaging dialogues and vignettes bring to life the core skills of motivational interviewing (MI) and show how to incorporate this brief evidence-based approach into any health care setting. Appendices include MI training resources and publications on specific medical conditions. This book is in the Applications of Motivational Interviewing series.
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Naturally Raising Your Hgh Levels

Author: Dicken Weatherby

Publisher: Bear Mountian Pub

ISBN: 9780976136705

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 100

View: 4117

Weatherby explains in detail the revolution that is happening in the field of human growth hormone therapy and anti-aging science. Readers will learn how this remarkable hormone can help them lose weight by losing fat and gaining muscle.
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Urinalysis Book

Author: Richard Weatherby,Dicken C. Weatherby

Publisher: Weatherby & Associates, LLC

ISBN: 9780976136798

Category: Medical

Page: 72

View: 4991

Spend less time interpreting and analyzing your patient s urinalysis test results. This quick reference guide is the perfect guide to have on your desk when reviewing your urine dipstick and functional urinalysis results. This is your complete quick reference for interpreting, analyzing, and finding the underlying cause of your patients functional complaints using Functional Urinalysis and the standard Urine Dipstick Analysis. Whether you are already doing Functional Urinalysis in your practice or plan to do so soon, you will refer to this guide over and over again. The Urinalysis Quick Reference Guide Includes the Following: - A Quick Reference Guide to the clinical abnormalities found on the standard urinalysis dipstick. - Dr. Weatherby s urinalysis tracking form to quickly chart your patient s results. - A Quick Reference Guide to Dr. Weatherby s In-Office Lab Testing and Functional Urinalysis diagnostic system. - A full guide to urine microscopy. Quickly get the information you need on cells, crystals and casts. This bestselling Quick Reference Guide has shown hundreds of doctors the faster, surer way to get more from their Functional Urinalysis and Urine Dipstick Analysis Results.
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The Skin, Tongue and Nails Speak

Observational Signs of Nutritional Deficiencies

Author: Donna Burka Wild

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780615601212

Category: Nails (Anatomy)

Page: 164

View: 3855

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Your Body's Sign Language

Clues to Nutritional Well-being

Author: James W. McAfee

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780960459216

Category: Health

Page: 294

View: 9411

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Clinical laboratory medicine

application of laboratory data

Author: Richard Ravel

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 485

View: 8667

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Healing with Whole Foods

Asian Traditions and Modern Nutrition

Author: Paul Pitchford

Publisher: North Atlantic Books

ISBN: 9781556434716

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 753

View: 4921

A guide to health, diet, alternative medicine, and natural food presentation teaches readers how to apply Chinese medicine and the five-element theory to a contemporary diet and treat illness and nervous disorders through food choices.
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Becoming a Reflective Practitioner

Author: Christopher Johns

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 111868723X

Category: Medical

Page: 360

View: 3157

From Reviews of the second edition: 'Christopher Johns is an internationally recognised pioneer of reflective practice in nursing and health care. The first edition of this book was an excellent resource and this updated version is equally impressive. This is a superb resource for nurses and all those eager to enhance their knowledge and skills in reflective practice. It is well presented, user-friendly and stimulating.' Nursing Standard Becoming a Reflective Practitioner is a practical guide to using reflection in every day clinical practice. It explores the value of using models of reflection, with particular reference to Christopher Johns' own model for structured reflection. Becoming a Reflective Practitioner includes accounts of everyday practice to guide the reader through the stages of reflective practice within the context of care, 'desirable practice', and the caring relationship. This third edition reflects significant developments in reflective theory and gives greater attention to different approaches to reflection including the use of narrative dialogue. New chapters are included on ensuring quality and managing conflict. Exemplars are included throughout and further references and reflected reading are included at the end of each chapter. Reflective practice is acknowledged as an effective approach to developing nursing care which evolves as the practitioner develops his or her own practice. This book will therefore be of interest to all nurses involved in developing their clinical practice. A practical guide to developing reflective practice Reflects significant developments in reflective theory Examines Christopher Johns’ own model for structured reflection Centred on care and the caring relationship Challenges practitioners to question their practice
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Prescription for Nutritional Healing

Author: Phyllis A. Balch

Publisher: Penguin

ISBN: 9781583332368

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 869

View: 3364

BALCH/PRESCRIPTION FOR NUTRITIONAL
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Reference Guide to Blood Chemistry Analysis

Author: Richard Weatherby,Dicken C. Weatherby

Publisher: Weatherby & Associates, LLC

ISBN: 9780976136781

Category: Medical

Page: 60

View: 5163

Spend less time interpreting and analyzing your patient s blood test results from a more functional, nutritional and preventative perspective. This quick reference guide is the perfect companion to Dr. Weatherby s book Blood Chemistry and CBC Analysis- Clinical Laboratory testing from a Functional perspective . It is your complete quick reference for interpreting, analyzing, and finding the underlying cause of your patients functional complaints. Whether you are already doing a functional analysis of blood chemistries or plan to do so soon, you will refer to this guide over and over again. The Quick Reference Guide Includes the Following: -The functional conditons associated with specific elements on a blood test. -Full In-depth patterns for the most common conditions you will see in practice. -A quick reference guide to the clinical abnormalities often reported on a stained red cell examination. -Clinical tracking forms for both the Standard US units and the Standard International units. This bestselling Quick Reference Guide has shown thousands of health care practitioners all over the world the faster, surer way to get more functional, preventative and nutritional information from the standard blood tests they run for their patients and clients.
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A-Z Guide to Drug-herb-vitamin Interactions

Improve Your Health and Avoid Side Effects when Using Common Medications and Natural Supplements Together

Author: Alan Gaby

Publisher: Three Rivers Press (CA)

ISBN: 9780307336644

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 338

View: 8467

An up-to-date guide to using vitamins and other nutritional supplements effectively uncovers the positive and negative effects of adding natural and traditional remedies, with more than two hundred new entries, information on eighteen thousand drug-herb-vitamin interactions, and other important tips. Original. 20,000 first printing.
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