By Alan Marzilli
As steroids, stimulants, and supplementations became extra simply to be had and salaries and endorsement bargains became extra profitable, it sounds as if extra athletes are availing themselves of gear designed to enhance their functionality - no matter if felony or unlawful. This ebook provides an account of this arguable subject.
By James Barter
Hallucinogenic medicines similar to LSD, Peyote, Magic Mushrooms, and Ecstasy have been the psychedelic medicines of selection through the Nineteen Sixties. even supposing all of them stay illicit medicinal drugs at the present time, the debate over their legalization continues to be alive between revered scientific researchers in addition to individuals of the recent Rave tradition. (20020601)
By Stephanie Leuenroth
This carrying on with sequence explores diversified illnesses to teach the technological know-how at the back of how disease-causing organisms impact the physique. Microorganisms have plagued people because the starting of time, inflicting debilitating ailments or even demise. yet how, precisely, do those microorganisms infect and reason disorder? The books during this sequence study numerous microbiological scourges that experience affected people in addition to the stairs which have been taken to spot, isolate, hinder, and eliminate them. each one identify will define the historical past and coverings of the ailments, highlighting how advancements in prevention and therapy concepts have affected the disease's influence at the global inhabitants. Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome (HPS) is a virulent disease transmitted by way of contaminated rodents via urine, droppings, or saliva. people can agreement the illness after they breathe within the virus from the air.
By Craig Murray, Leissa Pitts
By Connie Goldsmith
"The silent killer." that is how a headline in united states this present day, the Nation's No. 1 Newspaper, defined hepatitis. This life-threatening liver sickness can move undetected for many years since it frequently motives no indicators until eventually critical liver harm has happened. the good news is that new drugs and study deliver "hope, therapy, even cures." hundreds of thousands of individuals all over the world are clinically determined every year with viral hepatitis. during this e-book, you are going to learn case reviews of individuals with quite a few forms of viral hepatitis and know about the consequences of this hugely contagious but preventable illness. you are going to additionally locate uncomplicated information regarding indicators, transmission, prevention, and remedy that can assist you know the way to guard your self, your pals, and your loved ones from this severe ailment.
By Brian Shmaefsky
First recorded in Europe within the past due 1400s, syphilis quick unfold in the course of the global. A ailment that slowly kills its sufferers, syphilis permits them sufficient time to unfold it to others. It was once no longer until eventually the nineteenth century that syphilis was once discovered to be a sexually transmitted affliction. simply because syphilis was once poorly understood, it grew to become the topic of many myths and misconceptions, and those who suffered from the affliction have been frequently stigmatized. "Syphilis, moment variation" seems on the illness from historic and epidemiological views, describing the invention of the bacterium that factors syphilis in addition to the scientific advances that make clear how the illness unfold, how that unfold can be avoided, and the improvement of powerful remedies. This revised variation includes new photos and illustrations in addition to up-to-date facts of syphilis charges within the usa. The chapters comprise: The affliction referred to as Syphilis; background and Folklore of Syphilis; Syphilis: From Plague to STD; Treponema: The Syphilis Organism; Prevention and remedy of Syphilis; Epidemiology of Syphilis; Syphilis in modern Society; and a Case learn in Syphilis study.