College - Health Reference Series

    • Health Reference Series Online

      Provides online access to the Health Reference Series collection. Includes all the features of the print volumes plus a powerful natural-language search, individual user accounts, handy research tools including citation generation and more.

      • Publication Date: Annual Access
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1608-4
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $2,750.00

    • Adolescent Health Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the physical, mental, and emotional health and development of adolescents. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: 2010
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1140-9
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Aging Sourcebook

      Provides consumer health information about aging and associated diseases and medical conditions. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Oct 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1583-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

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    • AIDS Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Basic consumer health information about HIV and AIDS, including information about the stages of the disease and how it is transmitted, prevention guidelines, treatment options, and tips for living with AIDS. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1381-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Alcoholism Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about alcohol abuse, addiction, and related health effects, with facts about treatment and recovery. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Sept. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1375-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Allergies Sourcebook 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about causes, triggers, and treatment of allergic disorders, along with coping strategies and prevention tips. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Jan. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1451-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Alzheimer Disease Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides updated basic consumer health information about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of Alzheimer disease and other dementias, along with tips for coping with memory loss and related complications and advice for caregivers. Includes index, glossary of related terms and directory of resources.

      • Publication Date: April 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1470-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Arthritis Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment for major forms of arthritis, along with self-care tips and coping strategies. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Oct. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1350-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Asthma Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about diagnosis, treatment, and management of asthma, including facts about coping with the disease and minimizing triggers, along with a special section on asthma in children. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: February 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1480-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Autism and Pervasive Developmental Disorders Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the causes, risk factors, symptoms, and diagnosis of autism spectrum disorders and related conditions, along with facts about interventions and treatments, educational guidelines, and coping tips for families. Includes index, glossary, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: March 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1464-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Blood and Circulatory Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about blood and circulatory system function, various circulatory disorders, and treatment options.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Sept 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1476-9
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Brain Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about diagnosis and treatment of acquired and traumatic brain injuries, brain disorders, and degenerative diseases and conditions. Includes index, glossary of related terms and directory of resources.

      • Publication Date: July 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1352-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Breast Cancer Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information on risk factors, screening, prevention, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of various types of breast cancer, along with facts about coping during and after treatment. Includes index, glossary of related terms and directory of resources.

      • Publication Date: June 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1462-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Cancer Sourcebook For Women, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about risk factors, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancers of concern to women. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Oct. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1379-3
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Cancer Sourcebook, 7th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about risks, prevention, and treatment of major forms of cancer. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Aug. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1355-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Cancer Survivorship Sourcebook, 2nd Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about living with cancer after diagnosis, making cancer care decisions, coping with complications of treatment, and maintaining wellness after treatment.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: March 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1549-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Cardiovascular Disorders Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of heart and vascular diseases, along with prevention strategies and concerns specific to men, women, children, and minority populations. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and directory of resources.

      • Publication Date: Aug. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1526-1
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Child Abuse Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about abuse and neglect of children and adolescents. With information about parenting issues and child abuse risks, prevention and intervention strategies, as well as information about adult survivors of child abuse. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: July 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1524-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Childhood Diseases and Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the physical and mental health of pre-adolescent children including common illnesses and injuries, disease prevention and screening, and wellness promotion.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Dec 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1538-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Complementary and Alternative Medicine Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about alternative and complementary medical therapies, including treatments for specific diseases and conditions. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1378-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Congenital Disorders Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about nonhereditary birth defects and disorders, including facts about prevention and treatment options. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: 2013
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1295-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Contagious Diseases Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the transmission and treatment of diseases spread from person to person, along with facts about prevention, self-care, and drug resistance. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Oct 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1488-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Death and Dying Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about management of end-of-life symptoms, caregiving and facility evaluation, and legal and economic issues associated with end-of-life.

      • Publication Date: Dec 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1496-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Dental Care and Oral Health Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about dental hygiene, preventive care, and oral health concerns for children and adults, with facts about surgical, orthodontic, and cosmetic dental procedures, and diseases of the mouth and jaw. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1530-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Depression Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of various forms of depression, along with coping tips and strategies for building resilience and self-esteem.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Jan 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1498-1
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Diabetes Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about diagnosis, treatment, and management of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, along with facts about lifestyle issues and preventing complications. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Jan. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1454-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Diet and Nutrition Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about dietary guidelines and eating plans for children, adults, and seniors, weight control, and related medical concerns. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Aug. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1383-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Disabilities Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Basic consumer health information for people with disabilities and their caregivers about impairments caused by birth defects, sensory and communication disorders, learning disabilities, chronic illness, injury, and trauma, along with facts about assistive technologies, special education and legal, employment, and financial issues. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

       

      • Publication Date: Nov. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1384-7
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Disease Management Sourcebook, 2nd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about managing serious and chronic illness, navigating the health care system and finding and evaluating health information,  patient rights and responsibilities, assistive technologies, and tips for dealing with legal, financial, and health insurance matters. Includes index, a glossary of related terms, and directories of resources.

      • Publication Date: Mar 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1545-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Domestic Violence Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about violence, stalking, harassment, and other forms of abuse, and discusses the physical, mental, and social effects of violence against intimate partners, children, teens, the elderly, immigrants, and other populations; gives strategies for prevention and intervention. Includes index, glossary of related terms and directory of resources.

      • Publication Date: March 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1460-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Drug Abuse Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the abuse of illegal drugs and misuse of prescription and over-the-counter medications, along with facts about causes and consequences of drug abuse, prevention, treatment, and recovery. Includes index, glossary of related terms and directory of resources.

      • Publication Date: May 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1516-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Eating Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about risk factors, causes, and complications of eating disorders, along with facts about prevention, treatment, and recovery. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: May 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1466-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Endocrine and Metabolic Disorders Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about diagnosis and treatment of endocrine system and metabolic function disorders. Includes index, online access, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Dec 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1543-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Environmental Health Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the health effects of environmental hazards and diseases linked to environmental causes, with facts about the impact on specific populations. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Oct. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1351-9
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Eye Care Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the diagnosis and treatment of eye diseases and disorders and the prevention of eye injuries, along with tips for coping with low vision.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: April 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1532-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Fitness and Exercise Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the elements of physical fitness, along with the various types of exercises, tips for starting and maintaining an exercise program, and strategies for avoiding injuries. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1534-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Gastrointestinal Diseases and Disorders Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of digestive diseases and disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, including facts about the effects of food intolerances, infections, and certain cancers. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Feb. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1457-8
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Genetic Disorders Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about disorders caused by gene and chromosome abnormalities and those with genetic and environmental components, along with facts about genetic testing and treatment research, and guidance for parents of children with special needs. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: July 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1522-3
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Immune System Disorders Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about immune system function, diseases, treatments and management of related disorders. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1468-4
      • Available as E-Book: No
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Learning Disabilities Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the signs, symptoms, and diagnosis of various learning disabilities and other conditions that impact learning, along with facts about early intervention and the special education process, advice for coping at home and school, and handling the transition to adulthood. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Aug. 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1520-9
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Medical Tests Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about laboratory, imaging, and other types of medical testing for disease screening, diagnosis, and monitoring, along with information and guidelines for preventive care testing in children and adults. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1382-3
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Men's Health Concerns Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about health conditions of concern to men, along with tips for maintaining physical and mental wellness. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Sept 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1482-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Mental Health Disorders Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the signs, symptoms, and treatment of various mental illnesses, and the special mental health concerns of children and adolescents, older adults, and other groups, along with tips for maintaining mental wellness. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: April 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1484-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Pain Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the causes and management of various types of acute and chronic pain, along with prevention strategies and coping tips. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: 2013
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1299-4
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Pain Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Consumer health information about the causes and management of various types of acute and chronic pain, along with prevention strategies and coping tips.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, other resources and online access.

      • Publication Date: Aug 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1571-1
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

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    • Respiratory Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about prevention, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of respiratory disorders, along with tips for coping with chronic lung disease. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1536-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sourcebook, 6th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about risk factors, symptoms, testing, and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases and related complications, along with facts about prevention strategies. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: June 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1518-6
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Sleep Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of sleep disorders in children and adults, along with facts about how and why people sleep, diseases that affect sleep and the health consequences of sleep deprivation.  Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Sept 2016
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1474-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Sports Injuries Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about sports injuries in various parts of the body, protective equipment and preventive measures, treatment options, and a special section on sports injuries in children and teens. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: July 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1528-5
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Stress-Related Disorders Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about the physical and mental health effects of stress and trauma, related therapies and stress management techniques, and coping tips for adults and children. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: Nov. 2015
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1380-9
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Stroke Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment, complications, and rehabilitation strategies. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: June 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1561-2
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Surgery Sourcebook, 3rd Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about common surgical procedures, potential risks and complications, pain control options, and recovery issues. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: 2013
      • ISBN: 9780-7808-1291-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Surgery Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about common surgical procedures, potential risks and complications, pain control options, and recovery issues. Recent advances in surgery are also discussed. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: July 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1565-0
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

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    • Women’s Health Concerns Sourcebook, 4th Ed.

      Provides basic consumer health information about conditions and disorders that affect women, along with facts about recommended health screenings and tips on avoiding risk factors to maintain wellness. Includes index, glossary of related terms, and other resources.

      • Publication Date: 2013
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1303-8
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

    • Women's Health Concerns Sourcebook, 5th Ed.

      Provides consumer health information about conditions and disorders that affect women, along with facts about recommended health screenings and tips on avoiding risk factors to maintain wellness.

      • Publication Date: Sept 2017
      • ISBN: 978-0-7808-1577-3
      • Available as E-Book: Yes
      • Web Price: $85.00

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