Complementary Health for Women: A Comprehensive Treatment Guide for Major Diseases and Common Conditions

Complementary Health for Women: A Comprehensive Treatment Guide for Major Diseases and Common Conditions

by Carolyn Chambers Clark
     
 

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 The volume features extensive references throughout to document evidence-based practices...For practitioners of complementary therapies this is a useful resource...that provide[s] more in-depth understanding of each condition and therapy. Summing up: recommended.

--Choice

Complementary Health for Women serves as a

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 The volume features extensive references throughout to document evidence-based practices...For practitioners of complementary therapies this is a useful resource...that provide[s] more in-depth understanding of each condition and therapy. Summing up: recommended.

--Choice

Complementary Health for Women serves as a convenient and practical how to guide for treating a wide variety of common diseases and conditions specific to women. This highly specialized book outlines complementary and alternative approaches to female patients with functional complaints and disorders. Key Features:

  • Describes treatment and effects, methods of use, precautions, and long term vs. short term use
  • Offers extensively detailed case studies

    Features tables comparing various approaches by disease or condition

    Lists available products and training programs for each disease or condition

    This book also contains research on various therapies, and offers advice for counseling women. Essential for all levels of nurses working with women, this book provides an invaluable wealth of information showing when, how, and for whom non-medical and self-care therapies can benefit women.

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    Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780826110879
    Publisher:
    Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
    Publication date:
    11/12/2008
    Edition description:
    New Edition
    Pages:
    400
    Product dimensions:
    6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.00(d)

    Table of Contents

    Abdominal Pain
    AIDS/HIV

    Allergies

    Alzheimer's Disease

    Anxiety

    Arthritis

    Bladder Infection

    Blood Pressure

    Bone Health

    Breast Cancer

    Breast Feeding

    Cervical Cancer

    Cholesterol (Elevated)

    Colon Cancer

    Constipation

    Crohn's Disease

    Depression

    Diabetes

    Diarrhea

    Diverticular Disease

    Endometriosis

    Falls

    Gallstones

    Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)

    Headache

    Heart Disease

    Incontinence

    Insomnia

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    Liver Inflammation

    Menopause

    Migraines

    Nausea & Vomiting

    Obesity

    Osteoporosis

    Ovarian Cancer

    Pancreatitis

    PMS

    Post-Partum

    Pregnancy

    Respiratory Health

    Triglycerides (elevated)

    Ulcerative Colitis

    Urinary Tract Infection

    Vaginal Health

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