How Dangerous Are Performance-Enhancing Drugs by Lydia Bjornlund

By Lydia Bjornlund

During the last decade, using steroids and different performance-enhancing medicinal drugs through expert and beginner athletes at elite degrees has made headlines in newspapers around the countryand past. via aim dialogue, various direct rates, and full-color illustrations this identify examines What Are the Origins of the Performance-Enhancing medicines Controversy?; Do Performance-Enhancing medications placed Ones well-being at Risk?; Do Performance-Enhancing medicinal drugs damage the Integrity of activities? may still activities businesses Take more suitable Measures to prevent Performance-Enhancing Drugs?; How Can using functionality bettering medications Be avoided?

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Weight and Health (Twenty-First Century Medical Library) by Wendy B. Murphy

By Wendy B. Murphy

Through a few estimates, 25 percentage of youngsters within the usa are both obese or overweight, a determine that has doubled within the final 30 years. In that point, the sports in our lives have long gone down whereas our caloric consumption has long gone up. The U.S. physician normal has known as the prevalence of over the top weight--which regrettably extends to all age teams together with the elderly--a public overall healthiness quandary. via offering either real-life case stories and the most up-tp-date medical study, this booklet presents the knowledge adolescents have to comprehend the indivisible connection among weight and overall healthiness.

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The Secret to Teen Power by Paul Harrington

By Paul Harrington

The Secret is a world phenomenon that has encouraged hundreds of thousands of individuals to reside impressive lives. The mystery to teenager Power makes that wisdom obtainable and proper to modern day youngsters. It explains the legislation of allure when it comes to youngster concerns resembling pals and recognition, schoolwork, self-image, and relationships. It explains how teenagers can rework their very own lives and reside their goals.

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U·X·L complete health resource cumulative index by Allison McNeill

By Allison McNeill

If well-being, health and foodstuff and uncomplicated human anatomy are a part of your school's curriculum, then you definately want the U·X·L® whole healthiness source. This Cumulative Index can help within the looking out of the excellent 9-vol. set.

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Digestion and Nutrition (The Human Body: How It Works) by Robert Sullivan

By Robert Sullivan

Digestion is the method of taking nutrition and meals into the physique and making them to be had to be used in the entire body's tactics. This booklet describes the trail that foodstuff takes throughout the approach, the organs concerned, and the way the physique makes use of forms of nutrition.

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Rabies (Deadly Diseases and Epidemics) by Thomas E. Kienzle

By Thomas E. Kienzle

Rabies is as a result of a amazing virus that has an extended background. After a human is bitten by means of a rabid animal, the rabies virus travels through the nerves to the mind, the place it replicates. If left untreated, the virus produces profound adjustments in habit and finally, deadly encephalitis. regardless of availability of powerful remedies and vaccines, rabies is accountable for hundreds of thousands of human deaths every year in constructing international locations. within the united states, there was a shift from canine because the significant reservoir of rabies to wild animals, whereas this comparable shift has no longer happened in different components of the area. worthwhile for experiences in addition to normal curiosity, "Rabies" dispels myths and provides the most recent evidence approximately this infectious sickness.

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Streptococcus (Group B) (Deadly Diseases and Epidemics) by Tara C Smith

By Tara C Smith

Team B Streptococcus is a kind of micro organism that quite often impacts babies, the aged, and people with immune structures compromised because of different ailments. it might reason serious an infection and meningitis. nearly 19,000 situations take place every year within the usa, and it is the most typical reason for life-threatening infections in newborns. This informative e-book complements readers' figuring out of this didease through interpreting how this kind of micro organism lives and is transmitted, and explaining the way it may be avoided

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Coping with stuttering by Melanie Ann Apel

By Melanie Ann Apel

A lot of our young children locate themselves dealing with a number of difficulties they comprehend not anything approximately. those six new Coping titles will offer adolescents with details and explanation on a few of life's complicated problems.

What better problem to a standard social lifestyles can adolescents face than the shortcoming to specific themselves or the terror of even attempting? This ebook discusses the newest scientific pondering the motives of stuttering and the worth of speech treatment, and it deals perception and mental aid to children who needs to fight with this hard problem.

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