By Peggy Morrison Horan
By Gabriel Stux
In dem seit 1986 unter dem Titel Grundlagen der Akupunktur bestens eingeführten Taschenbuch - jetzt in seiner five. Auflage - beschreibt der Autor den aktuellen Stand der wissenschaftlichen Akupunkturforschung sowie den Stellenwert der Akupunktur im Rahmen der heutigen Medizin. Nach einer Abhandlung des philosophischen und theoretischen Hintergrunds der chinesischen Medizin werden die Meridiane und wichtigsten Akupunkturpunkte didaktisch klar dargestellt. Die Techniken der Akupunktur, Moxibustion und Akupressur, die therapeutischen Prinzipien sowie die Punktauswahl bei der Akupunkturtherapie für ninety five Krankheitsbilder werden beschrieben. Von einem Arzt für Ärzte und Medizinstudenten gleichermaßen geschrieben, lebt dieses Buch von einer ausgesprochenen Praxisnähe.
By Mike Chappell
This revised version of Mike Chappell's unique Men-at-Arms 138 represents approximately two decades' new learn. It covers the saddlery, horse furnishings, and private apparatus of the British horsed cavalryman from the early levels of the Napoleonic Wars until eventually the ultimate disappearance of the fixed arm in the course of global warfare II. Such info are crucial for an realizing of ways cavalry fought within the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, because the layout of apparatus used to be in detail attached with cavalry strategies in any specific interval. scholars of crusade background, and especially modellers, will locate right here a mass of particular details, illustrated with photos, diagrams, drawings and entire color plates.
By Britt Brandon
Realize the facility of ginger!
Ginger has lengthy been celebrated for its skill to assuage an dissatisfied belly, yet its health-boosting houses do not cease there! Ginger for Health exhibits you the way to take advantage of the plant on your day-by-day beauty and health regimen, from making a nutritious detox smoothie to moisturizing dry hair to smoothing superb strains and wrinkles. that includes step by step directions and many valuable information, this booklet bargains a hundred all-natural ginger recommendations that help:
- Increase metabolism and help weight loss
- Boost the immune procedure and struggle off disease
- Treat ugly blemishes, scars, and sunburns
- Promote fit pores and skin, hair, and nails
There's relatively not anything ginger cannot handle--from relieving complications and arthritis soreness to enhancing bone energy to treating dandruff and cut up ends--and all with out the necessity for harmful chemical substances or high priced methods. With Ginger for Health, you will discover all of the merits easy ginger root can carry.
By Louis Caplan MD
An incredible distinctive function of strokes is their acuteness with the need of fast choice research bearing on prognosis and therapy. the decade has noticeable significant advances in diagnostic know-how on hand to clinicians and improvement of a bigger healing armamentarium. those swift alterations have made it tricky for non-stroke experts to take care of. Stroke offers a well timed and straightforward handbook, overlaying universal and critical issues within the analysis and therapy of stroke, which clinicians can make the most of once they come upon tricky sufferers at the ward or within the sanatorium. The discussions are case-based, concise, and easily-digested, thereby offering the reader with an outline of the method of the matter in query.
By Ali Aliabadi
Was once the founding father of Shaolin kung fu chinese language? used to be Zen Buddhism created by way of a eastern sage? What function did Nordics play, if any, within the formation of a ways japanese civilizations and cultures?
This outstanding essay attracts jointly significant facts that the founding father of Buddhism, martial arts and the Zen philosophy, did certainly lay with an Indo-European-descended wanderer into the some distance East.
Drawing on unique descriptions and writings from China and in other places, the writer exhibits that regardless of smooth depictions of Buddha and his proselytizing acolytes as Mongoloid, the extra old assets defined him with ecu, or even Nordic, features.
Finally, a piece on DNA proof is supplied which confirms the hyperlink among Europeans and historic China. Footnotes, references, illustrated. interesting studying!
By M. Akerman, Henryk A. Domanski, Rydholm. Anders, Brigitta Carlen
Within the previous couple of years, the first analysis of sentimental tissue tumours has emerged as a big new objective for positive needle aspiration (FNA). the aim of this e-book is to facilitate the cytological evaluate of FNA smears from smooth tissue tumours and to indicate cytological standards for histotype diagnoses. Its fundamental target is to explain and illustrate not just the most typical forms but in addition these infrequent tumours the place cytological positive factors were principally defined in case experiences and in small sequence. The diagnostic use of ancillary equipment is mentioned and illustrated, and, with the intention to facilitate the diagnostic work-up in FNA samples, smears also are labeled in response to their relevant microscopic styles. the choice of entities awarded, their diagnostic beneficial properties and differential diagnostic concerns are customarily in response to the event with FNA within the fundamental analysis of sentimental tissue tumours in sufferers talked about the Musculoskeletal Tumour Centre.
By Matthew Wood
During this spouse quantity to The Earthwise natural: a whole consultant to previous global Medicinal vegetation, Matthew wooden, a professional herbalist who has used medicinal herbs with tens of hundreds of thousands of sufferers over a twenty-five-year profession, presents specific descriptions of latest international (North American) herbs and their makes use of. geared up as a materia medica (names and outlines of herbs/plants are indexed alphabetically), the publication explains using the full plant (not simply “active ingredients”) within the remedy of the entire individual and describes indicators and prerequisites that the vegetation were winning in treating—from digestive diseases, complications, and hypertension to bronchial asthma, pores and skin rashes, and bronchial asthma, to call a few.
Wood, who has systematically studied old and conventional natural literature, takes a old view and offers details in a considerate, enticing, nontechnical type. additionally, he presents extraordinary case reports in addition to perception into the “logic” of every plant—its present and prior utilization, pharmacological materials, and different components that jointly produce a finished portrait of every herb.
By Jeff Michael
A monetary first-aid package that is helping you patch up your credits and reside debt-free
fix Your credits and Knock Out Your Debt is a godsend for the seventy five million american citizens at present attempting to dig their approach out from lower than crushing debt. Written in organization with Springboard, a number one not-forprofit monetary providers association that, in view that 1974, has helped four million shoppers get out of and remain out of debt, this results-oriented instruction manual is a gold mine of confirmed debt-management thoughts and strategies. Drawing upon Springboard's services, Jeff Michael walks readers via the entire steps to reaching a debt-free life. He additionally deals professional suggestion for the debt-challenged reader on how you can take care of foreclosure, evictions, repossessions, expensive emergencies, child-care expenses, and extra. Readers methods to:
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