Featuring illustrative case histories, the book discusses patterns of childhood death and explores the basic elements of physical, emotional, spiritual, and practical care for children and families experiencing a child's life-threatening ...
New York Times Bestseller “This book may help those who are susceptible to illnesses that can be prevented.”—His Holiness the Dalai Lama “Absolutely the best book I’ve read on nutrition and diet” –Dan Buettner, author of The ...
Featuring beautifully rendered new translations, How to Die also includes an enlightening introduction, notes, the original Latin texts, and an epilogue presenting Tacitus's description of Seneca's grim suicide.
This volume gathers together 70 world renowned experts and covers aspects of sudden infant and early childhood death, ranging from issues with parental grief, to the most recent theories of brainstem neurotransmitters.
Aretaeus of Cappadocia was probably the first to describe asthma as a clinical entity, although likely in a much ... Mortality from asthma is relatively rare, but still some 1,000 people die from the disease every day around the globe.
I was born with asthma way down in my lungs. ... but he would only rub my lungs down and give me some Medi- Inhaler and then send me on my way. ... Many days I felt like I was going to die because I couldn't get enough air.
Prognosis Over 1000 people die in the UK each year from asthma (Asthma UK, 2013). Most deaths occur in the elderly and are preventable. ... The woman who presents with asthma in pregnancy can be affected in a number of ways.
Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Ways and Means, House of Representatives, ... were 40.1 per 1000 in 1987 , and in that year alone , there were over 7360 asthma deaths , almost 500 of these in children .