Saving Gotham

Author: Tom Farley
Publisher: W. W. Norton
ISBN: 9780393071245
Size: 51.61 MB
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The inside story of the most audacious public health campaign of the twenty-first century.

Epidemic City

Author: James Colgrove
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
ISBN: 1610447085
Size: 63.95 MB
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This insightful volume draws on archival research and oral histories to examine how the provision of public health has adapted to the competing demands of diverse public needs, public perceptions, and political pressure.

House On Fire

Author: William H. Foege
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520268369
Size: 61.20 MB
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This is a story told by a remarkably humble man, about the extraordinary coalition that he helped to build, and the most impressive global health accomplishment the world has ever seen.”—Mark Rosenberg, author of Real Collaboration: ...

Soda Politics

Author: Marion Nestle
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 0190263431
Size: 50.63 MB
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In Soda Politics, Dr. Marion Nestle answers this question by detailing all of the ways that the soft drink industry works overtime to make drinking soda as common and accepted as drinking water, for adults and children.

Living With The Earth Third Edition

Author: Gary S. Moore
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 0849379997
Size: 10.88 MB
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See what’s new and updated coverage includes: Emergency preparedness for environmental health practitioners including a discussion on their roles and operations Population dynamics, various cultural philosophies regarding overpopulation, ...

Essentials Of Epidemiology In Public Health

Author: Ann Aschengrau
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 1449657354
Size: 69.63 MB
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Successfully tested in the authors' courses at Boston University and Harvard University, this text combines theory and practice in presenting traditional and new epidemiologic concepts.

Dying To Quit

Author: Janet Brigham
Publisher: Joseph Henry Press
ISBN: 0309064090
Size: 46.23 MB
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This book invites readers on a fascinating journey through the world of tobacco use and points the way toward help for smokers who want to quit.

The Fattening Of America

Author: Eric A. Finkelstein
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118045039
Size: 74.95 MB
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When you understand how these powerful forces work, you can do a better job of resisting them—and staying healthy." —Jack Challem, bestselling author of The Food-Mood Solution and Stop Prediabetes Now "Everyone who eats food in America ...

Ending Medical Reversal

Author: Vinayak K. Prasad
Publisher: JHU Press
ISBN: 1421417723
Size: 77.38 MB
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What Dr. Vinayak K. Prasad and Dr. Adam S. Cifu call medical reversal happens when doctors start using a medication, procedure, or diagnostic tool without a robust evidence base—and then stop using it when it is found not to help, or even ...