The Complete Idiot's Guide to Online Medical Resources

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Online Medical Resources

by Joan Price
     
 

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Online Medical Resources shows readers how to find, evaluate, and productively use medical information in many areas, including: pregnancy, cancer, heart disease, depression, AIDS, prescriptions, surgery, sexuality, alternative medicine, hospitals, and others. Joan Price guides you to discover the best online medical resources. A

Overview

The Complete Idiot's Guide to Online Medical Resources shows readers how to find, evaluate, and productively use medical information in many areas, including: pregnancy, cancer, heart disease, depression, AIDS, prescriptions, surgery, sexuality, alternative medicine, hospitals, and others. Joan Price guides you to discover the best online medical resources. A reoccurring theme steers you away from scams, frauds, misleading advice, and towards respectable, credible resources, by showing you how to tell the difference.

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Library Journal - Library Journal
This is a sound beginner's guide to finding, evaluating, and productively using online medical information, from finding healthcare to buying medical supplies to researching specific men's and women's health issues like pregnancy, menopause, erectile dysfunction (impotence), and hair loss. Specific sections deal with topical matters: allergies, Alzheimer's disease, arthritis, back pain, cancer, depression, diabetes, heart disease, HIV, and osteoporosis. Author of several health and fitness books, Price (www.joanprice.com) also shows readers how to spot scams. This volume is recommended for all libraries. Copyright 2000 Cahners Business Information.\
Booknews
A fitness expert aids consumers in locating and evaluating Internet resources on every aspect of disease prevention and treatment, including alternative medicine. Includes a glossary of medical and computer terms. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780789722973
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
03/09/2000
Series:
Complete Idiot's Guide Series
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
7.33(w) x 9.06(h) x 0.81(d)

Meet the Author

Joan Price (www.joanprice.com) is the author of The Complete Idiot's Guide® to Online Health & Fitness; Joan Price Says, Yes, You CAN Get in Shape; The Honest Truth About Losing Weight and Keeping it Off, and more than 400 published print and online articles. Joan is also a fitness expert and a professional speaker.

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