Monthly Archives: January 2021

Facing Heart Disease: A Guide for Patients and Their Families

Read Online: Book Description:   Facing Heart Disease is for anyone whose life is affected by this diagnosis. Written by leading physicians in their fields, Facing Heart Disease combines top-tier medical information and compassionate counsel on heart disease, with a caring approach to the emotional aspects of living with cardiac conditions. This book provides easily […]

Practical Python Data Visualization: A Fast Track Approach To Learning Data Visualization With Python

Read Online: Book Description:   Quickly start programming with Python 3 for data visualization with this step-by-step, detailed guide. This book’s programming-friendly approach using libraries such as leather, NumPy, Matplotlib, and Pandas will serve as a template for business and scientific visualizations. You’ll begin by installing Python 3, see how to work in Jupyter notebook, […]

Explaining HIV and AIDS

HIV is a virus that targets and alters the immune system, increasing the risk and impact of other infections and diseases. Without treatment, the infection might progress to an advanced stage called AIDS. Due to medical advances, people with HIV and access to quality healthcare very rarely develop AIDS once they have started taking HIV […]

Defining Physiology: Principles, Themes, Concepts. Volume 2: Neurophysiology and Gastrointestinal Systems

Read Online: Book Description:   Provides definitions of essential key words with conceptual elaborations on Nervous and Gastrointestinal SystemsOffers figures to enhance each definitionIs a useful companion to the “Physiology-Question Based Learning” titles This second volume of Defining Physiology: Principles, Themes, Concepts. continues on the same format as the first. In this new release, a […]

Telemedicine in Orthopedic Surgery and Sports Medicine: Development and Implementation in Practice

Read Online: Book Description:   As the healthcare landscape evolves towards value-based treatment models, healthcare providers will be forced to find ways to deliver healthcare in a cost-effective, resource mindful way that provides good care, all the while maintaining appropriate patient satisfaction. Telemedicine offers a way to achieve this goal, in both rural and urban […]

What causes unexplained weight loss?

Unexplained weight loss occurs when people lose weight without changing their diet or exercise routine. Most people are very aware of the dangerous consequences of weight gain, and many articles focus on ways to lose weight. However, unintended weight loss can also jeopardize a person’s health or indicate an underlying medical condition. People may gain […]

Gothic Animals: Uncanny Otherness And The Animal With-Out

Read Online: Book Description:   This book begins with the assumption that the presence of non-human creatures causes an always-already uncanny rift in human assumptions about reality. Exploring the dark side of animal nature and the ‘otherness’ of animals as viewed by humans, and employing cutting-edge theory on non-human animals, eco-criticism, literary and cultural theory, […]

Vagus Nerve: Activate your Vagus Nerve,unleash your body’s natural ability to healing yourself. Self Help guide with exercises for anxiety,depression and trauma.

Read Online: Book Description:   Do you want to learn how to activate your vagus nerve, unleash your body’s natural ability to healing yourself? If yes, then keep reading… The vagus nerve is the longest cranial nerve in the body, reaching out from the brain stem as a pair of nerves, one for controlling each […]

Heart disease risk associated with eating fried foods

Eating fried food is linked to an increased risk of cardiovascular events The risk increases with each additional 4-ounce weekly serving Compared with those who ate the least fried food, those who ate the most had a 37% increased risk of heart failure A recent meta-analysis has found that eating fried foods is linked with […]

COVID-19 and the brain: What do we know so far?

How does SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, affect the human brain? Recent studies have given us clues, shedding light on why COVID-19 can be so severe for some people and why the symptoms can last a long time. There is a long history of similar viruses affecting the brain, researchers have pointed out, so […]