Las Vegas Health & Wellness Destination Guide

Las Vegas Health & Wellness Destination Guide

An information packed how-to guide for individuals and employers seeking to learn about health and wellness opportunities in Las Vegas. Spectacular casinos, glittering nightlife and mesmerizing shows are not all Las Vegas has to offer visitors. Over the last five years the city has become an important medical tourism destination for travelers seeking quality and […]

Darwinian Medicine--an Evolutionary Perspective on Health and Disease (Philosophy of Medicine)

Darwinian Medicine–an Evolutionary Perspective on Health and Disease (Philosophy of Medicine)

Evolutionary theory, which gave rise to a new discipline named Darwinian medicine, has had a major impact on modern medical research and practice. This paper focuses on phenomena such as evolved host defences, evolution of virulence, genetic conflicts with other organisms, adaptations to novel environments, and tradeoffs and constraints in biological systems. Charles Darwin enrolled […]

Too Legit to Quit? Medical Marijuana Dispensaries are Filling Storefronts and Making It Safer for Patients with Legitimate Needs. But Cities are Challenging the Propriety of Health Care's Latest Strain

Too Legit to Quit? Medical Marijuana Dispensaries are Filling Storefronts and Making It Safer for Patients with Legitimate Needs. But Cities are Challenging the Propriety of Health Care’s Latest Strain

On a sunny Saturday in January, 72 people paid $250 each to hear Dana May–aka “Professor Marijuana”–divulge the secrets of successful cannabis cultivation. The self-proclaimed best grower on the planet, May tells the group he can produce in 43 days what typically takes four to five months, from start to finish, seed to weed. He […]

Dominican Republic Health & Wellness Destination Guide

Dominican Republic Health & Wellness Destination Guide

An information-packed how-to guide for individuals and employers seeking to learn about health and wellness opportunities in the Dominican Republic. As a rising medical tourism star, the Dominican Republic beckons medical travelers with cutting-edge medical technology, affordable prices and a culture of service second to none. From Health check-ups to knee replacements and most everything […]

21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Vietnam Veterans and Agent Orange Exposure - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Medical Care for Wartime Dioxin Herbicide Exposure (Veterans Health Issues Series)

21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Vietnam Veterans and Agent Orange Exposure – Symptoms, Diagnosis, Medical Care for Wartime Dioxin Herbicide Exposure (Veterans Health Issues Series)

The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on Vietnam Veterans and Agent Orange Exposure provides essential information for health care providers about the impact of the dioxin-containing herbicide on soldiers in the war. It serves as an introduction to the long-term health consequences of exposure to Agent Orange and other herbicides used in Vietnam. This […]

21st Century Essential Guide to Bed Bugs: Identification, Prevention, Control, and Eradication, Practical Information about Pesticides and Bedbugs, Public Health Policy and Medical Implications

21st Century Essential Guide to Bed Bugs: Identification, Prevention, Control, and Eradication, Practical Information about Pesticides and Bedbugs, Public Health Policy and Medical Implications

Vital information about identification, prevention, control, and eradication of bed bugs, with authoritative information from the CDC, EPA, and NIH. Extensive material from EPA National Bed Bug Summit; CDC and EPA Control Statement; Top Ten Tips; practical information on getting rid of bed bugs; non-chemical control measures; biology.