Category: Womens Health

Embodying Culture: Pregnancy in Japan and Israel (Studies in by Tsipy Ivry

By Tsipy Ivry

Embodying tradition is an ethnographically grounded exploration of being pregnant in assorted cultures--Japan and Israel--both of which medicalize being pregnant. Tsipy Ivry specializes in "low-risk" or "normal" pregnancies, utilizing cultural comparability to discover the advanced kinfolk between ethnic principles approximately procreation, neighborhood reproductive politics, clinical versions of being pregnant care, and native modes of maternal agency.The ethnography items jointly the voices of pregnant eastern and Israeli girls, their medical professionals, their companions, the literature they learn, and depicts numerous scientific encounters reminiscent of ultrasound scans, explanatory periods for amniocentesis, birthing periods, and exact being pregnant events.The emergent images recommend that athough reviews of being pregnant in Japan and Israel fluctuate, being pregnant in either cultures is an energy-consuming undertaking of meaning-making-- suggesting that the feel of biomedical applied sciences aren't in simple terms within the applied sciences themselves yet are assigned by way of those that perform and adventure them.

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Revitalize Your Hormones: Dr. Dale's 7 Steps to a Happier, by Theresa Dale

By Theresa Dale

Contrary to well known trust, radiant well-being and confident getting older are your birthright. Dr. Dale's traditional therapeutic protocol can provide all of the instruments you must deal with your health and wellbeing future for max mind-body stability and well-being.
--Dr. Earl Mindell

''I have noticeable Dr. Theresa Dale's application provide reduction to 1000s of my sufferers and a brand new outlook on lifestyles to such a lot of girls. I supply it to all of my sufferers with out reservation.''
--Christine Staub, m.d.

A scientifically confirmed, 100% traditional option to repair your body's hormonal stability and to turn into the gorgeous, attractive, shiny lady you have been intended to be

Hormone alternative treatment is extremely debatable, and plenty of ladies refuse it. yet that does not suggest you want to learn how to stay with scorching flashes, decreased libido, and the entire different so-called basic indicators of getting older. optimal healthiness, power, intercourse force, and happiness may be yours. Revitalize Your Hormones indicates you ways to have all of them accurately and naturally--without dicy hormone alternative treatments.

World-renowned naturopathic health care provider Dr. Theresa Dale explains that, it doesn't matter what your age, your physique already is familiar with tips on how to produce optimum quantities of hormones--it's all an issue of stimulating it to take action. extra importantly, Dr. Dale palms you with a scientifically confirmed, 7-step software for hormone rejuvenation constructed and subtle over her 20 years of study and scientific adventure. a simple, relaxing, 100% normal method of restoring your body's hormonal stability and reversing the looks of getting older, this system includes:
* A hormone-revitalizing vitamin and dietary software together with many delicious recipes
* A whole-body cleansing program
* a private organic age evaluate quiz
* professional guidance on hormone rejuvenation and therapeutic via homeopathy
* step by step motion plans that will help you gauge your development and remain on track

Let Dr. Dale assist you to aid your physique do what it was once designed to do--and begin feeling and looking your best.

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Tobacco Cessation and Substance Abuse Treatment in Women’s by Byron C. Calhoun, Tammi Lewis

By Byron C. Calhoun, Tammi Lewis

This ebook is a accomplished consultant to the screening, administration, and remedy of woman sufferers with addictions. there are a number of scientific matters particular to ladies with substance use issues and substance abuse while pregnant is understood to have deleterious results on neonates. This publication specializes in the potent care of the addicted sufferer and discusses novel outpatient remedy, healing substitution, abstinence treatment, and the significance of counseling within the supply of care. issues comprise the body structure of nicotine, opiates, EtOH, and different elements of abuse; the position of receptors and neurotransmitters in dependancy; the results of tobacco and substance abuse on ladies’ s future health; and tobacco cessation equipment. that includes useful methods to gender-responsive therapy, Tobacco Cessation and Substance Abuse in Women’s Healthcare is a priceless source for obstetricians, gynecologists, relations medication practitioners, and citizens hoping to extend their wisdom of tobacco cessation and substance abuse in women’s future health.

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The Newly Non-Drinking Girl's Guide to Pregnancy by Jackie Rose

By Jackie Rose

Hilarious-and sound-advice on surviving forty weeks and not using a drop!When you discover out you are pregnant, you may have formally crossed the road from "Drinking for One" to "Eating for Two." certain, the possibility of forty lengthy, lengthy weeks and not using a unmarried cocktail is sufficient to strike dread into the center and worry into the stomach of even the main average of drinkers.The Newly Non-Drinking Girl's advisor to being pregnant is a hilarious and sincere examine how one can live on being pregnant with no alcohol. From functional info on alcohol and being pregnant to enjoyable recommendation on surviving birthdays, bachelorettes and barbecues sans cocktails and discovering sobriety help at domestic, this can be the suitable e-book for any celebration woman who unearths herself pregnant.By together with 50 enjoyable recipes for mocktails to accomplish each month alongside the best way, authors Jackie Rose and Dr. Caroline Angel provide newly pregnant ladies perception into the way to survive-if now not thrive-while going the whole forty with no alcohol.

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Point-of-Care Assessment in Pregnancy and Women’s Health: by Cydney Afriat Menihan CNM MSN RDMS C-EFM, Ellen Kopel MS

By Cydney Afriat Menihan CNM MSN RDMS C-EFM, Ellen Kopel MS RNC-OB C-EFM

Point-of-Care review in being pregnant and Women's wellbeing and fitness: digital Fetal tracking and Sonography supplies a superior starting place in digital fetal tracking (EFM) and sonography –techniques basic to the overview of the fetus and feminine patient.

Brought to you through the authors of digital Fetal tracking: recommendations and Applications, this e-book is written of their signature functional and available variety and is the 1st to target scientific software of either EFM and sonography below one disguise. This publication is aimed at nurses, midwives, health practitioner assistants, citizens, practising physicians, and different women’s health and wellbeing services who make the most of those applied sciences and their facts in sufferer management.

Heavily illustrated with case reports, examples, figures, and pictures, this modern e-book can provide the instruments to:
• Sharpen your point-of-care overview abilities and assessment of fetal well-being
• perform interpretation of EFM tracings via self-assessment
• enhance your figuring out of either EFM and ultrasound equipment
• Optimize information and snapshot acquisition
• extend your comprehension of EFM patterns
• Be on the leading edge of incorporating point-of-care sonography into medical practice.

The first part of the publication, digital Fetal tracking, offers in-depth information regarding body structure, instrumentation, antepartum and intrapartum fetal review and trend interpretation, info expertise, and scientific competence. the following part, Sonography, presents an creation to photograph acquisition in addition to imaging parameters for all features of point-of-care obstetric and gynecologic sonography, together with assisted copy. It additionally highlights the medical interdependence of point-of-care sonography as a complementary expertise together with EFM.

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Influence of Pregnancy Weight on Maternal and Child Health: by National Research Council, Institute of Medicine, Food and

By National Research Council, Institute of Medicine, Food and Nutrition Board, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education, Youth, and Families Board on Children, Committee on the Impact of Pregnancy Weight on Maternal and Child Health

Influence of being pregnant Weight on Maternal and baby healthiness: Workshop Report summarizes a one and a part day workshop convened in might 2006 that reviewed U.S. traits in maternal weight (prior to, in the course of, and after being pregnant) between assorted populations of ladies; tested the rising examine findings regarding the advanced courting of the organic, behavioral, mental, and social interactions that have an effect on maternal and being pregnant weight on maternal and baby future health results; and mentioned interventions that use this advanced dating to advertise acceptable weight while pregnant and postpartum.

Given the extraordinary surroundings within the usa within which two-thirds of the grownup inhabitants meets the factors for being obese or overweight, the results for girls within the reproductive age interval are precise within the background of the rustic. the worries for maternal and youngster healthiness are genuine. The questions and solutions tackled via committee individuals and workshop members weren't effortless. however, having a chance to discover what's recognized, research the gaps in wisdom, and discover what to do now and sooner or later construct a pathway for extra inquiry and motion. This record summarizes the workshop complaints and highlights key issues that deserve additional attention.

The contributors during this workshop describe what's recognized approximately fresh developments in maternal weight achieve and the effect of maternal weight while pregnant at the overall healthiness of moms and their kids. The workshop supplied a worthwhile chance to evaluate tendencies that experience happened because the ebook of an previous learn via the Institute of drugs (IOM), which incorporated guidance for suggested weight achieve in the course of pregnancy.

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Gold Medal Fitness: A Revolutionary 5-Week Program by Dara Torres

By Dara Torres

Dara Torres has been to the Olympics 5 instances, she's gained twelve medals, and now, on the age of forty two, she nonetheless competes with women part her age and is among the so much celebrated swimmers of all time. yet you do not need to record her accolades to appreciate why humans recognize her athleticism so much—just examine her! ideal abs, enviable arms—she's as powerful as might be and keeps to redefine validated knowledge approximately staying fit at any age. So, what is her secret?
 
In Gold Medal Fitness you will discover all of Torres's counsel for buying again into the sport and staying suit for a few years to return. Her precise blend of stretching and strengthening routines either tone and elongate your muscle mass, leaving you with that completely sculpted and slim form. And during this innovative 5-week application, she's tailored her work out plan for you!
 
Torres will take you step-by-step via a nutrients plan to arrange for the routines. She'll stroll you thru the strengthening and stretching routines, together with the Ki-Hara procedure that has remodeled her physique. She'll provide you with tricks on the right way to take pleasure in your cardiovascular actions. And, ultimately, she'll percentage her knowledge approximately leisure and restoration and why it really is as crucial in your physique as your training.
 
Whether you are looking to lose these final ten kilos or come again right into a game that you just used to like, Gold Medal Fitness will produce the consequences that you really want, reignite the way you suppose on your personal pores and skin, and alter your way of life.

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Reclaiming Your Sexual Self: How You Can Bring Desire Back by Kathryn Hall

By Kathryn Hall

Kathryn corridor takes a clean and clean new examine why such a lot of girls usually are not quite attracted to intercourse. A uniquely valuable book.
-Harriet Lerner, Ph.D., writer of The Dance of Anger

""Women don't want drugs or magic to think wish yet really purposes and motivation. This ebook offers sound innovations and brilliant feedback for overcoming sexual inertia and discovering real satisfaction.""
-Sandra Leiblum, Ph.D., Director, middle for Sexual & courting well-being, college of medication and Dentistry of latest Jersey

""The many that are looking for sexual hope in an easy-to-swallow capsule shape could be pleasantly stunned to discover it during this easy-to-read e-book form.""
-Gerianne M. Alexander, Ph.D., Texas A&M University

At final, a drug-free, holistic application to revive sexual ardour and desire

Despite what many so-called specialists think, loss of sexual wish in girls doesn't unavoidably point out a hormonal challenge. extra usually, asserts intercourse therapist Dr. Kathryn corridor, it signifies that whatever is out of stability in our lives. In Reclaiming Your Sexual Self, Dr. corridor unearths tips to become aware of the resource of your loss of sexual curiosity and take cost of your future health. Drawing on profitable tools she has utilized in her scientific perform, she is helping you determine the imbalances which are affecting your total health and speak to misplaced or missed sexual emotions. via a sequence of illuminating routines and with Dr. Hall's clever, hot recommendation, you are going to discover:
* Why it really is alright to wish sex-and get pleasure from it
* how you can increase conversation together with your partner
* the best stipulations and conditions to spark your sexual interest
* easy methods to retain a necessary sexual connection for the lengthy term
* while to refer to a professional

Hormone alternative remedy does not need to be the reply. you could reclaim your sexual self and retain wish and fervour alive and good by means of following the confirmed, reassuring recommendation during this authoritative guide.

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The Official Patient's Sourcebook on Vaginitis by James N. Parker, Philip M. Parker

By James N. Parker, Philip M. Parker

This e-book has been created for sufferers who've made up our minds to make schooling and study an essential component of the therapy method. even though it additionally supplies info priceless to medical professionals, caregivers and different wellbeing and fitness execs, it tells sufferers the place and the way to appear for info masking almost all themes on the topic of vaginitis (also Atrophic vaginitis; Bacterial Vaginitis; Bacterial Vulvovaginitis; Candidal Vulvovaginitis; Corynebacterium Vaginalis; Corynebacterium Vaginitis), from the necessities to the main complex parts of analysis. The name of this publication comprises the notice legitimate. This displays the truth that the sourcebook attracts from public, educational, govt, and peer-reviewed examine. chosen readings from quite a few firms are reproduced to provide you a number of the most up-to-date legitimate details to be had up to now on vaginitis. Given sufferers' expanding sophistication in utilizing the web, plentiful references to trustworthy Internet-based assets are supplied all through this sourcebook. the place attainable, information is equipped on the right way to receive free-of-charge, basic examine effects in addition to extra targeted info through the net. publication and digital types of this sourcebook are totally interactive with all the websites pointed out (clicking on a link immediately opens your browser to the positioning indicated). Hard-copy clients of this sourcebook can style pointed out internet addresses without delay into their browsers to procure entry to the corresponding websites. as well as large references available through the net, chapters contain glossaries of technical or unusual phrases.

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The Art of Midwifery (Wellcome Institute Series in the by Hilary Marland

By Hilary Marland

The artwork of Midwifery is the 1st e-book to ascertain midwives' lives and paintings throughout Europe within the early smooth interval. Drawing on an enormous diversity of archival fabric from England, Holland, Germany, France, Italy and Spain, the participants express the variety in midwives' practices, competence, socio-economic historical past and schooling, in addition to their public functionality and photo. The paintings of Midwifery is a wonderful source for college students of women's historical past, social historical past and scientific historical past.

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