Long term conditions titles

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Paperback:The heart attack survival guide:2012 Paperback
Author: Greener, Mark
Year: 2012
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Sheldon
Resource type: Physical
Note: Includes bibliographical references and index This title aims to help people at high risk prevent their first or subsequent heart attack as well as helping those who experience a heart attack get back to a normal life as soon as possible. It shows that by combining drugs and lifestyle changes can help you survive - and prevent - heart attacks.
xv, 142 p. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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Paperback:Irritable bowel syndrome, navigating your way to recovery:2016 Paperback
Author: Arroll, Megan A.
Year: 2016
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Hammersmith Health
Resource type: Physical
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Paperback:Diabetes:2008 Paperback
Author: Matthews, David
Author: Beatty, Sue
Year: 2008
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Resource type: Physical
Note: This is an easy to understand guide to diabetes aimed at all those living with the condition. It includes a short history of diabetes, causes, symptoms, possible complications, management (both of diabetes and the associated risk factors), psychological factors and what care to expect.
xi, 203pp ; 20cm
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Paperback:Self-Management of Long-Term Health Conditions, a handbook for people with chronic disease:3rd edition Paperback
Author: Lorig, Kate
Media class: Paperback
Edition: 3rd edition
Publisher: Gazelle,2014
Resource type: Physical
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Paperback:Overcoming chronic fatigue, a self-help guide using Cognitive Behavioral Techniques:2009 Paperback
Author: Burgess, Mary
Author: Chalder, Trudie
Year: 2009
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Robinson
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous ed.: 2005
xii, 258pp
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Paperback:Living with angina:2009:2nd ed Paperback
Author: Smith, Tom
Year: 2009
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Edition: 2nd ed
Publisher: Sheldon
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous ed.: 1996 Includes bibliographical references and index This book explains the symptoms of angina, and describes how the heart works, and how it can go wrong. The author looks at how lifestyle and diet can affect the risks of developing angina, and describes how treatments work.
x, 118 p. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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Paperback:Mindfulness for health, a practical guide to relieving pain, reducing stress and restoring wel:2013 Paperback
Author: Burch, Vidyamala, 1966-
Year: 2013
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Piatkus
Resource type: Physical
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Paperback:Stroke:2017:Second edition ; foreword by Sharon McGowan Paperback
Author: Lindley, Richard Iain
Year: 2017
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Edition: Second edition ; foreword by Sharon McGowan
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Resource type: Physical
Note: "Endorsed by Stroke Foundation"--Front cover Previous edition: 2008 Includes bibliographical references and index Stroke is the third most common cause of death and a major cause of disability in many countries, but most strokes are preventable. This book contains information the reader needs to understand why strokes occur and how to prevent future strokes. For those living with stroke, common problems and solutions are explored.
xi, 129 pages ; 20 cm (pbk)
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Paperback:Irritable bowel syndrome:2017:Second edition Paperback
Author: Shmueli, Udi
Year: 2017
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Edition: Second edition
Publisher: Class Health
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous edition: London: Class, 2007 Includes index This title describes the science behind IBS, and the sophisticated techniques being used to understand symptoms such as bloating and pain. It highlights symptoms that can be suggestive of something more serious and what to do about them.
xiii, 335 pages ; 21 cm (pbk)
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Paperback:Overcoming chronic pain, a self-help guide using cognitive behavioral techniques:2005 Paperback
Author: Cole, Frances
Year: 2005
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Robinson
Resource type: Physical
Note: Helping readers to overcome longstanding and disabling conditions, both psychological and physical, this work provides a clinically proven self-help approach to pain management based on the authors' work with sufferers at Bradford Hospital.
xiv, 270pp ; 20cm
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Paperback:Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD):2009 Paperback
Author: Currie, Graeme P.
Year: 2009
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Resource type: Physical
Note: Primarily for sufferers and their families, this book describes in detail how COPD is diagnosed and covers tests and treatments that patients are likely to experience. It provides an up-to-date and informative guide to the disease and will help readers to understand the symptoms of this all too common lung condition.
ix, 94pp ; 20cm
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Hardback:Pain is really strange:2017:First edition Hardback
Author: Haines, Steve
Author: Standing, Sophie
Year: 2017
Language: English
Media class: Hardback
Edition: First edition
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Singing Dragon
Resource type: Physical
Note: Originally published: 2015 Includes bibliographical references 'How can I change my pain experience?', 'what is pain?', 'how do nerves work?'. Answering these questions and more, this research-based book reveals just how strange pain is and how understanding it is often the key to relieving its effects. With gentle humour, it explains pain in an easy-to-understand way and explores our remarkable ability to retrain the brain.
1 volume (unpaged) ; 24 cm (hbk)
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Paperback:Asthma:2017:Fifth edition ; Dr. Mark L. Levy, Monica Fletcher OBE and Professor Soren Pedersen Paperback
Author: Levy, Mark L.
Author: Fletcher, Monica
Author: Pedersen, S.
Year: 2017
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Edition: Fifth edition ; Dr. Mark L. Levy, Monica Fletcher OBE and Professor Soren Pedersen
Content type: Bibliography
Publisher: Class Health
Resource type: Physical
Note: This edition originally published: 2014 Includes bibliographical references and index Asthma is a very common condition, affecting people of all ages from infant to adult. It can be very dangerous, even fatal, if it is not taken seriously and properly treated, as it can flare up without warning. The authors of this book explain why this is so important and give answers to genuine questions raised.
212 pages ; 21 cm (pbk)
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Book:Rebuilding life after stroke:2017 Book
Author: Morris, Reg
Year: 2017
Media class: Book
Publisher: Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Resource type: Physical
Note: The physical effects of a stroke are often the most obvious, and hospitals can offer medication and therapy to help alleviate them. However, the psychological consequences of having a stroke, such as memory problems or depression are often ignored. Written by a team of psychologists, this book provides learning tools and practical advice to aid in recovery from the psychological effects of a stroke.
224 pages
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Paperback:The selfish pig's guide to caring, how to cope with the emotional and practical aspects of caring for someone:2009 Paperback
Author: Marriott, Hugh
Year: 2009
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Piatkus
Resource type: Physical
Note: Originally published: Clifton-upon-Teme: Polperro Heritage, 2003
382p ; 20cm
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Paperback:Arthritis, exercise plans to improve your life:2010 Paperback
Author: Coates, Paula
Year: 2010
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: A. & C. Black
Resource type: Physical
Note: More than 10 million adults consult their GP each year with arthritis & related conditions. This book will show you how to include a simple fitness programme in your life, while considering the specific challenges raised by arthritis. You will soon see the improvements in your overall health and wellbeing.
119 p. ; 18 cm (pbk)
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Paperback:An introduction to coping with insomnia and sleep problems:2017:Second edition Paperback
Author: Espie, Colin A.
Year: 2017
Media class: Paperback
Edition: Second edition
Publisher: Robinson
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous edition: 2011 Poor sleep can have a huge impact on our health and wellbeing, leaving us feeling run-down, exhausted, and stressed out. This self-help guide explains the causes of insomnia and why it is so difficult to break bad habits. This updated edition gives you clinically proven cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT) techniques for improving the quality of your sleep.
96 pages ; 18 cm
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Paperback:How I rescued my brain, a psychologist's remarkable recovery from stroke and trauma:2015 Paperback
Author: Roland, David
Year: 2015
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Scribe
Resource type: Physical
Note: Originally published: 2014 Includes bibliographical references 'How I Rescued My Brain' is the story of David Roland's neurological difficulties and his remarkable cognitive recovery. It is also an account of a journey to emotional health and wellbeing.
vii, 290 pages ; 21 cm (pbk)
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Paperback:The carer's handbook, essential information and support for all those in a caring role:2007:2nd ed., rev. and updated Paperback
Author: Matthews, Jane
Year: 2007
Media class: Paperback
Edition: 2nd ed., rev. and updated
Publisher: How To Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Previous ed.: 2006 Includes bibliographical references and index Jane Matthews gives valuable and comprehensive advice into the whole range of carer's situations, whether that involves shopping for a housebound neighbour, or giving up work to care full-time for a disabled child or confused parent.
x, 182pp ; 24cm
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Paperback:Arthritis, a practical guide to getting on with your life:2011 Paperback
Author: Jenner, Chris
Year: 2011
Language: English
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: How To Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: Includes index This text helps readers manage arthritis by becoming an expert patient. It shows that much of the pain is unnecessary and focuses on the many ways in which arthritis can affect daily life before leading the reader through options available to relieve suffering.
ix, 258 p. ; 22 cm (pbk)
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