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Managing Hypertension: Tools to Improve Health and Prevent Complications (McFarland Health Topics)

Managing Hypertension: Tools to Improve Health and Prevent Complications (McFarland Health Topics) Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a common chronic disease affecting people of different ages, cultural backgrounds and socio-economic statuses worldwide. Research links hypertension to increased risk of heart disease, kidney disease and cardiovascular disease–the leading cause of death worldwide. This book provides…

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Graves’ Disease: A Practical Guide (McFarland Health Topics)

Graves’ Disease: A Practical Guide (McFarland Health Topics) Used Book in Good Condition Graves’ Disease, a common form of hyperthyroidism characterized by a goiter and often a slight protrusion of the eyeballs, currently affects approximately 200 million people worldwide, three million in the United States alone. This work addresses both typical and special concerns of…

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Caregiver’s Guide: Care for Yourself While You Care for Your Loved Ones (McFarland Health Topics)

Caregiver’s Guide: Care for Yourself While You Care for Your Loved Ones (McFarland Health Topics) Every year, 65 million people give care to their frail, ailing, or disabled loved ones. Whether caregiving begins with a crisis or builds gradually, spouses, adult children, parents with sick children, even children themselves who care for parents and grandparents…

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