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Understanding Health By Helen Keleher

Understanding Health By Helen Keleher


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Description: Understanding Health : Paperback : Oxford University Press Australia : 9780195597417 : 0195597419 : 01 Apr 2016 : Understanding Health 4th edition introduces students to all of the key health disciplines, examining public health, health promotion, social determinants of health and primary health care as a means of achieving greater fairness, social justice and health equity.
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Practical Public Health Nutrition By Roger Hughes

Practical Public Health Nutrition By Roger Hughes


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Description: Practical Public Health Nutrition : Paperback : John Wiley and Sons Ltd : 9781405183604 : 1405183608 : 25 Jan 2011 : Providing the reader with a practice-focused approach to public health nutrition intervention management, Practical Public Health Nutrition is a crucial resource for dietitians, community and public health nutritionists and related health professionals in need of a practical guide to practicing public health nutrition.
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Magnify Mental Health And Wellbeing In The Workplace By Gill Hasson
Mental Health And Wellbeing In The Workplace By Gill Hasson

Mental Health And Wellbeing In The Workplace By Gill Hasson


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Description: Mental Health and Wellbeing in the Workplace : Paperback : John Wiley and Sons Ltd : 9780857088284 : 0857088289 : 30 Jun 2020 : The Government's Department of Health advises that one in four of us will experience mental ill health at some point in our lives. It is therefore important that employers and their staff take steps to promote positive mental health and support those experiencing mental ill health. Wellbeing & Mental Health in the Workplace includes case studies from both employers and employees perspectives, and also covers the following issues: What is mental health?; Why is understanding mental health important; the impact on a business and the impact on an employee being able to do their job effectively; Promoting positive mental health in the workplace; the importance of a 'well being strategy' in the workplace; Managing staff experiencing mental ill health; Dealing with stress and anxiety in the workplace; Where to go for further support if you are experiencing mental ill health--
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Magnify The New Public Health By Fran Baum
The New Public Health By Fran Baum

The New Public Health By Fran Baum


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Description: The New Public Health : Paperback : Oxford University Press Australia : 9780195588088 : 0195588088 : 01 Feb 2016 : This fourth edition of Fran Baum's The New Public Health is the most comprehensive book available on the new public health. It offers readers the opportunity to gain a sense of the scope of the new public health visions, and combines theoretical and practical material to assist with understanding the social and economic determinants of health.
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Digital Health Promotion

Digital Health Promotion


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Description: Searching the internet for health information or using health apps on mobile devices has become part of our daily routine, yet can be just as disempowering as empowering. This engaging overview critically examines the theoretical underpinning of digital health promotion and the use of digital tools and strategies to promote health. Ivy O' Neil investigates how modern technologies can enhance health services provision and increase the accessibility and efficiency of health communication and promotion. She also looks at the challenges they bring to the social model of health, as they often focus on the individual and neglect the many social, environmental and economic determinants of health. Digital technologies, O' Neil argues, can have negative as well as positive implications and may be contributing to the ever-widening health inequality gap, thereby failing to be compatible with health promotion principles and values. Offering a critical, practical and thoughtful overview of the application and usefulness of digital technology, this book will appeal to students of public health and health promotion, communication and policy.
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Your Health At Work

Your Health At Work


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Description: Your Health at Work is your fully researched and up-to-date guide to the most common health risks at work in the UK and how you can tackle them. The TUC expertly explains your legal rights, how to avoid injury and illness and what support is available to you. Covering the full range of industries, Your Health at Work provides guidance for everyone. Both physical health (e.g. aches and strains, hazardous substances, accidents) and mental health (anxiety, depression, bullying) are comprehensively discussed to provide you with reliable help and advice on the full range of potential health problems at work. The stories of real workers who have encountered health issues at work are included to make sure that this book is fully representative of real life and gives practical, and sometimes inspirational, insights to support you and your health every day at work.
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Magnify Child Health and Well-being By Niamh Gaine
Child Health and Well-being By Niamh Gaine

Child Health and Well-being By Niamh Gaine


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Description: Child Health & Well- Being : Paperback : Gill : 9780717156269 : 0717156265 : 05 Apr 2013 : A comprehensive textbook written for the Child Health & Well-being (5 N1765) module, introducing the key requirements and concepts for providing and optimising the health and well-being of children in an ECCE setting in Ireland.
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The Gut Health Diet Plan

The Gut Health Diet Plan


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Description: Poor gut health is at the root of just about every chronic health condition in our modern world. If you want to be healthy, you have to get your gut working properly. The Gut Health Diet Plan is the book your gut has been waiting for ...a clear and practical resource by a renowned functional nutritionist and chef. Christine gives you the practical tools to transform your digestive health with this revolutionary five-step programme based around functional medicine. What makes Christine unique is her ability to combine her scientific knowledge of nutrition with delicious, gut-healing recipes suitable for everyone. Each recipe is designed to be mind-blowingly tasty and beautiful, yet packed with health-giving nutrients to support your digestive health and promote health and healing.
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Magnify Health And Well-being Across The Life Course
Health And Well-being Across The Life Course

Health And Well-being Across The Life Course


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Description: Using a life course approach, the main chapters in this truly original and enlightening text focus on health and well-being during each of our life stages. A wide range of contemporary literature from disciplines such as public health, sociology, epidemiology and social policy are drawn upon to examine key health and well-being issues in these stages, and to illustrate how health effects can accumulate across the life course. Interactive activities based on the text and on extracts from primary sources are used to encourage critical reflection and debate. Mary Larkin's book will be essential reading for students on the many courses that need an understanding of health and well-being across all age groups. It will also be an invaluable resource for those in the health and social care sector as well as practitioners working in the field.
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Magnify Chicken Health Handbook  2nd Edition By Gail Damerow
Chicken Health Handbook  2nd Edition By Gail Damerow

Chicken Health Handbook 2nd Edition By Gail Damerow


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Description: Chicken Health Handbook, 2nd Edition : Paperback : Storey Publishing LLC : 9781612120133 : 161212013 X : 29 Dec 2015 : This essential guide thoroughly addresses every aspect of chicken health, including good nutrition; bacterial, viral, and fungal diseases; parasites and worms; reproductive issues; immune health; metabolic dysfunctions; and much more, with detailed solutions for any health problem your chickens encounter.
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Magnify Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing By Katie Evans
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Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing By Katie Evans


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Description: Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing : Paperback : Elsevier Australia : 9780729542319 : 0729542319 : 30 Dec 2016 : Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing has established itself as Australia and New Zealand's foremost mental health nursing text and is an essential resource for all undergraduate nursing students. This new edition has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect current research and changing attitudes about mental health, mental health services and mental health nursing in Australia and New Zealand.? Set within a recovery and consumer-focused framework, this text provides vital information...
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Magnify Making Health Policy By Kent Buse
Making Health Policy By Kent Buse

Making Health Policy By Kent Buse


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Description: Making Health Policy : Paperback : OPEN UNIVERSITY PRESS : 9780335246342 : 0335246346 : 16 Jul 2012 : Used across the public health field, this is the leading text in the area, focusing on the context, participants and processes of making health policy.
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The Future For Health Promotion

The Future For Health Promotion


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Description: Does health promotion have a lasting and positive effect on people? With mounting pressure to reduce costs to the NHS and increasing scepticism of the so-called nanny state, health promotion initiatives are increasingly being criticised as costly and ineffective, with many arguing that health inequalities can only be reduced through radical political and economic change. This book examines the methods used to evaluate the value of health promotion projects and determines whether attempts to change people's lifestyles have proved successful. Taking into account the practical and ethical issues involved in deciding the appropriate approach to take in efforts to reduce health inequalities, the book assesses what might be the best path forward for health promotion.
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Magnify Redefining Health Care By Michael E. Porter
Redefining Health Care By Michael E. Porter

Redefining Health Care By Michael E. Porter


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Description: Redefining Health Care : Hardback : Harvard Business Review Press : 9781591397786 : 1591397782 : 30 Jun 2006 : Reveals the underlying causes of problems in Health Care systems. This book argues that participants in the health care system have competed to shift costs, accumulate bargaining power, and restrict services rather than create value for patients. It lays out a framework for redefining health care and shows how to move to a value-based competition.
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Magnify Research Methods In Health By Pranee Liamputtong
Research Methods In Health By Pranee Liamputtong

Research Methods In Health By Pranee Liamputtong


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Description: Research Methods in Health : Paperback : Oxford University Press Australia : 9780190304300 : 0190304308 : 02 Apr 2017 : Research Methods in Health 3rd edition is an introductory text that shows students different research techniques and how they are of value to the health professions.
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Whose Health Is It Anyway?


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Description: Covid-19 has shown how vulnerable society, our economy, and day-to-day lives are to illness, but despite this we have not yet valued the pivotal role of good health. Our healthcare system is now an illness service with little resilience, importing illness rather than exporting health into communities, not leveraging the digital technology innovations harnessed in other industries. Whose Health Is It, Anyway? outlines why health is truly our most untapped opportunity for prosperity and happiness in the 21st century, individually and jointly as whole nations. Through collectively valuing health - civil society and the private sector - we can radically change the wider health environment which will pay off for all. This book outlines how a 21st century healthcare system should expand the founding principles of the NHS, from illness to a true health service, and encompass a National Care Service. The authors outline the entities and processes that could underpin a new total health system, one that could serve to take us into a happier and more prosperous future.
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Key Concepts In Mental Health

Key Concepts In Mental Health


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Description: Now in an updated fifth edition, this book provides readers with overviews of all the key theories, concepts and terminology associated with mental health, summarising them succinctly in a series of easily digestible yet expertly written entries. Structured into four sections, the text starts with entries related to Mental Health and Mental Abnormality, before moving onto Mental Health Services and Society. The new edition offers: 68 concise chapters including new entries on ADHD, Secondary Prevention, Challenges for Practitioners, and The Impact of Social Media on Mental Health. Updates across all chapters to make the content more in-line with contemporary critical debates in mental health, including new terminology and references to modern mental health services. A new contextualising introduction on the sticky subject of mental health terminology. Additional further reading examples and suggestions An essential guide for students of mental health studies, health, nursing, social work, psychology, counselling and psychotherapy.
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Magnify Timeless Secrets Of Health And Rejuvenation By Andreas Moritz
Timeless Secrets Of Health And Rejuvenation By Andreas Moritz

Timeless Secrets Of Health And Rejuvenation By Andreas Moritz


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Description: Timeless Secrets of Health and Rejuvenation : Paperback : Ener- Chi.com : 9780979275753 : 097927575 X : 30 Dec 2007 : Flying in the face of mainstream medicine and society's many health myths, this text reveals the most common but rarely recognized reasons behind illness and aging and provides remedies for continuous vibrant health.
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Magnify Whole Health Life By Shannon Harvey
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Whole Health Life By Shannon Harvey


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Description: Whole Health Life : Paperback : Whole Health Publishing : 9780994646606 : 0994646607 : 05 Oct 2016
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Positive Mental Health

Positive Mental Health


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Description: Whether you work with 10 people, 10,000 people or just yourself, paying attention to mental health in the workplace has never been more important. We all face mental health challenges, regardless of our gender, age or sexual orientation, and too often we can be guilty for taking our mental health for granted. This book aims to build on the current progressive movement around mental health awareness and is in line with current thinking on mental health in the workplace. In this book, the authors provide employees with a resource to develop greater mental health in the workplace and provide employers with a resource to develop greater wellbeing amongst their employees therefore increasing quality, performance, productivity and overall business effectiveness.
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Magnify Public Health And Epidemiology At A Glance
Public Health And Epidemiology At A Glance

Public Health And Epidemiology At A Glance


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Description: Public Health and Epidemiology at a Glance is a highly visual introduction to the key concepts and major themes of population health. With comprehensive coverage of all the core topics covered at medical school, it helps students understand the determinants of health and their study, from personal lifestyle choices and behaviour, to environmental, social and economic factors. This fully updated new edition features: More coverage of audit and quality improvement techniques Brand new sections on maternal and child health, and health of older people New chapters on social determinants of health and guideline development Expanded self-assessment material This accessible guide is an invaluable resource for medical and healthcare students, junior doctors, and those preparing for a career in epidemiology and public health.
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Magnify Public Health And Health Promotion For Nurses At A Glance
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Public Health And Health Promotion For Nurses At A Glance


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Description: Public Health and Health Promotion for Nurses at a Glance is the perfect companion for study and revision for nursing students and practitioners. Health promotion is a growing core component of nursing care, and this text combines superb illustrations with accessible information to make the key concepts of health promotion clear and easy to understand. It also provides guidance for how this can be applied in daily practice in all fields of nursing to promote the health of individual patients and communities. Divided into six sections, the first looks at the relationship between the outcomes of public health and the outcomes of nursing, before going on to explore the definitions and different approaches of health promotion. This includes the causes and determinants of morbidity and mortality, and the skills and resources that can support nurses in promoting health with individual patients. It also examines strategies for working with communities to improve health, as well as the ethics of health promotion in nursing. The perfect revision and consolidation textbook Closely linked with the public health outcomes as represented by the NMC, the 6 Cs of nursing, essential nursing skills clusters as well as the implications for nursing arising from recent inquiries. Highly visual colour presentation, with full colour illustrations throughout
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Magnify Botanical Medicine For Womens Health By Aviva Romm
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Botanical Medicine For Womens Health By Aviva Romm


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Description: Botanical Medicine for Women's Health : Paperback : Elsevier Health Sciences : 9780702061936 : 070206193 X : 29 Mar 2017 : Use herbal medicines to treat women at any stage of life! Botanical Medicine for Women's Health, 2nd Edition provides an evidence-based, patient-centered approach to botanical interventions for many different medical conditions. More than 150 natural products are covered, showing their benefits in gynecologic health, fertility and childbearing, and menopausal health. This edition includes new full-color photos of herbal plants along with a discussion of the role of botanicals in healthy aging. Written...
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Sociology As Applied To Health And Medicine


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Description: A new edition of a seminal textbook that offers an up-to-date, concise and theoretically and empirically informed introduction to the core issues in the sociology of health and health care. It includes updated chapters on established themes of social aspects of health, disease and medical practice, social structures and the organisation of health services, as well as brand new chapters on contemporary topics such as globalisation, the sociology of the body and digital technologies. As proven by previous editions, this text has special salience for students of medicine and allied health programmes. Moreover, with increased attention to international perspectives and examples and an accessible writing style, it remains an ideal choice for undergraduate and postgraduate health modules on Sociology courses across the world.
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Creeks Occupational Therapy And Mental Health By Wendy Bryant


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Description: Creek's Occupational Therapy and Mental Health : Paperback : Elsevier Health Sciences : 9780702045899 : 0702045896 : 25 Apr 2014 : Previous edition: published as Occupational therapy and mental health. 2008.
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Foundations For Health Promotion By Jane Wills


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Description: Foundations for Health Promotion : Paperback : Elsevier Health Sciences : 9780702054426 : 0702054429 : 14 Apr 2016 : Revision of: Health promotion / Jennie Naidoo, Jane Wills. 2000. 2nd ed.
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Introduction To Epidemiology


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Description: Epidemiology is integral to public health. This book introduces the principles, methods and application of epidemiology for improving health and survival. It is designed for self-directed learning by students and all who work in public health and health-related areas, including health economists, health policy analysts, and health services managers. Using this book will help you to practice the application of basic epidemiological methods to measure health outcomes, identify risk factors for a negative outcome, and evaluate health interventions and health services. The book helps to distinguish between strong and poor epidemiological evidence, an ability that is fundamental to promoting evidence-based health care. This 3rd edition has been revised to include:* A new section on the historical development of epidemiology* New infographics and figures to help visualise concepts * Contemporary health issues explored through examples and exercises * More activities for self-testing* A new final integrating chapter with real-life examples, such as the Zika outbreak, linking research to implementation Introduction to Epidemiology 3rd edition is an essential resource on a fascinating area that is crucial to an understanding of public health. Series Editors: Rosalind Plowman and Nicki Thorogood.
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9 Steps To Keep The Doctor Away By Rashid A. Buttar


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Description: 9 Steps to Keep the Doctor Away : Hardback : GMEC Publishing : 9780979430244 : 0979430240 : 01 Jun 2010 : Presents a plan for achieving health and wellness. This title features the strategies which encompass various aspects of health - including the importance of laughter and meditation to our bodies. It also helps to counter our commonly held beliefs about health. It also presents the steps to promote overall health.
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Description: In Epidemic Illusions, Eugene Richardson makes a provocative claim- that public health science manages and maintains global health inequity. Richardson, a physician and and anthropologist, examines the conventional public health approach to epidemiology through the lens of a participant-observer, identifying a dogmatic commitment to the quantitative paradigm. This paradigm, he argues, plays a role in causing and perpetrating public health crises. The mechanisms of public health science--and epidemiology in particular--that set public health agendas and claim a monopoly on truth stem from a colonial, racist, and patriarchal system that had its inception in 1492.
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Health For All Children


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Description: The foundations of health and wellbeing are laid down in pregnancy and the early years. Health for all Children takes a life course approach to child health, starting in pregnancy and extending to the age of seven to include transition into school, and to cover the foundation years in education. This new edition summarizes the evidence supporting preventive health care and health promotion; providing an effective, community-based response to the needs of families and children. Each chapter summarizes evidence of effectiveness in the topic area, in health promotion, and in universal and selective interventions. The fifth edition starts in pregnancy and runs until age seven taking into account Government policies and different models of delivery of the child health programme. Evidence from all over the world is critically appraised and referenced to UK policy and practice. Health for all Children summarizes the evidence about 'why' and 'what works' in health promotion and health surveillance with children and families, providing guidance on how to implement and quality assure a programme, and the competencies needed. Each chapter includes 'learning links' to online training materials and e-learning for health, or to resources freely available to practitioners. This established, evidence-based book continues to be essential reading for all health professionals who work with children. It will also provide vital background knowledge for those charged with the responsibility of planning, commissioning, and monitoring child health.
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