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AIDS: With Many Pictures

By: Dr Ravi R. Javalgekar

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 100930

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 168. View more info

Women and Health in India

By: Dr S. Kayarkanni (Ed.)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bharatiya Kala Prakashan: 2016

Seller ID: 112623

ISBN: 8183910289

Condition: New


This volume includes the papers presented on the occasion of the National Conference on “Health Economics— Issues And Challenges in India” organized by the Department of Economics, Sri Parasakthi College for Women,Courtallam and held in the year 2011. Scholars from different parts of the country took part in the academic deliberations and presented papers on various aspects of Health Economics. It was aimed at the interaction of the scholars on various issues and the researches conducted in the field of Health Economics and its inter-related disciplines. Some of the titles are highlighte... View more info

AIDS and Ayurveda: The Ayurvedic Concepts of AIDS and Its Management

By: Dr S. Suresh Babu

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101043

Condition: New


1. Introduction 2. Anatomy of AIDS 3. Human Immuno-deficiency Virus (HIV) 4. Stages of HIV/AIDS 5. Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) 6. The Ayurvedic Concepts of AIDS 7. Shleshma-Kshaya 8. Shukra-Kshaya 9. Pratiloma and Anuloma Dhatu-Kshaya 10. Ojas and Immunity 11. HIV+Ojah-Kshaya 12. Aupasargika Ojomeha 13. Bala and Vyadhi-kshamatva 14. Defence Mechanism of the Body/Host 15. Immunity (specific resistance) 16. Dangerous Alliance-Rajayakshma/Ojovikriti 17. Swastha-hita Practices (prevention) 18. Trividha Upastambha 19. Sexual Mode 20. Rasayana Chikitsa 21. Achara Rasayana 22. Mridu Sa... View more info

The Live Well Diet: The Easy Guide to Health and Weight Management

By: Dr Sarita Davare and Sanjeev Kapoor

Price: $7.25

Publisher: Mumbai, India, Popular Prakashan: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037497

ISBN: 8179917878

Condition: New


If staying healthy, staying trim, getting your body to work at its optimum has never been optional, then this is the book for you. The Live Well Diet book N sill change your concept of weight loss and dieting. The Live Well diet is a lifestyle and a remedy for better living. It's not about weight loss, it is about: Eating smart Eating many more meals per day Eating right Being active Staying hydrated through the day and ... Eating, eating, eating Master Chef Sanjeev Kapoor along with Dr Santa Davare have worked together to put down over 140 recipes that you can choose... View more info

Easy Practical Cure: A compendium of Your Subjects Kidney Stones Urine Tract Infection Prostate Enl

By: Dr Shiv Dua

Price: $4.97

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Zorba Books/TBI:

Seller ID: 113070

ISBN: 9789385020667

Condition: New


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Ayurvedic Nutrition and Cooking

By: Dr Sunanda Ranade

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101038

Condition: New


Ayurvedic Nutrition & Cooking is a unique Book dealing with basic principles of food, rules of eating, methods of preparation, various food recipes with Ayurvedic understanding. It has been divided in 3 parts. The first part deals with basic principles of Ayurveda like concept of tridosha, attributes, constitution & energetic principles of food. The second part deals with nutrition, rules & regulations of eating as well as various other concepts like contradictory diet. The third part deals with various recipes. These have been divided in 14 chapters like beverages, snacks, leafy vegetables, r... View more info

Bala Veda: Paediatrics and Ayurveda (Second Edition)

By: Dr V.B. Athavale

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan: 2000

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 101044

Condition: New


This Book gives the basic principles of Ayurveda in short. Bala-veda mentions how the couple should plan for better progeny. The planning starts before the marriage by selection of appropriate life partner. It gives guidelines for the regimen to be followed by the couple and particularly the wife during menstrual period of life, intercourse, Pregnancy and delivery. It gives conditions of foetal malnutrition and How To correct them. Balaveda gives guidelines for care of the newborn and mother after delivery. It explains as to how the various factors like diet, activity and psychological condi... View more info

Cardiology in Ayurveda

By: Dr V.B. Athavale

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101046

Condition: New


Heart is the pump of life. Heart muscle is the strongest muscle in the body. Heart has to work continuously throughout the life. The recent advances in the treatment of heart diseases are phenomenal. The diseased heart can now be replaced by the heart of a dead person removed immediately after accidental death. The patients with heart attack can now be saved and given a new life by coronary by-pass operation or angioplasty. With such spectacular progress in modern medicine one wonders as to what can Avurveda offer? Ayurveda has described practically all the diseases mentioned in modern medic... View more info

Prameha (Metabolic Disorders) and Madhumeha (Diabettes Mellitus)

By: Dr V.B. Athavale

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Delhi, India, Chaukhamba Sanskrit Pratishthan: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 101069

Condition: New


The word prameha means passage of large quantities of urine or passage in urine of one or more products of metabolism, which may or may not be a normal constituent of urine in large amount. Prameha includes a number of metabolic disorders associated with the characteric urinary-abnormality. The examination of urine gives us a clue to the diagnosis of the particular type of abnormality in prameha. In kalameha the urine appears black in odour and corresponds to alcaptonuria. Udakameha where urine is water like corresponds to diabetes insipidus. Twenty different types of prameha are described and... View more info

Diseases in Women at 40

By: Dr Wajiha Falak (Ed.)

Price: $79.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lenin Media Pvt. Ltd.: 2016

Seller ID: 111940

ISBN: 9789385496196

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 232. View more info

Nature Cure for Cancer

By: Dr. H.K. Bakhru

Price: $3.81

Publisher: Delhi, India, Jaico Publishing House:

Seller ID: 105410

ISBN: 8179927636

Condition: New


Cancer is a chronic degenerative disease, and has been prevalent since ancient times. It is the most dreaded disease and refers to all malignant tumour caused by the abnormal growth of a body cell or a group of cells. It is today the second largest killer in the world, next only to heart ailments.This book aims at providing detailed information about cancer; its symptoms, causes, types, and its diagnosis and treatments, both medical as well as natural. It describes how diet can fight cancer and how specific foods can intervene and halt or retard the progress of cancer at various stages of its ... View more info

Diet Cure: For Common Ailments

By: Dr. H.K. Bakhru

Price: $4.91

Publisher: Delhi, India, Jaico Publishing House:

Seller ID: 105412

ISBN: 8172240724

Condition: New


Diet Cure for Common Ailments covers the whole gamut of ailments which can be cured merely by proper food habits and regulation of one's life, without recourse to medicinal treatment. The book is based on the theories and fundamentals of nature cure that go to preserve health and vitality and regain these when lost. It will undoubtedly be a boon not only to laymen but also to nature cure practitioners as a reference guide because of its practical utility.Nature cure has carved a niche in the realm of curative sciences in our country and abroad, though the protagonists of the drugless healing s... View more info

Nature Cure for Children: Simple Home Remedies for Common Ailments

By: Dr. H.K. Bakhru

Price: $7.47

Publisher: Delhi, India, Jaico Publishing House:

Seller ID: 105413

ISBN: 8172245149

Condition: New


All children suffer form common ailments. For the young parents, the young mother in particular, these can be the cause for great anxiety. This book will give them necessary basic information they need to look after their child when he is unwell. Some of the illness described are mild and can be treated at home through natural methods.The book is divided into ten sections: Diseases of digestive system, Diseases of Lungs and Throat, Common childhood Fevers, Diseases of Skin, Diseases of Blood, Diseases of Eyes, Deficiency Diseases and Miscellaneous. Each section deals with diseases in a particu... View more info

Brain, Heart & Liver: Tell Their Own Stories

By: Dr. Shamsul Islam Farooqi (Alig)

Price: $5.50

Publisher: Dehli, Markazi Maktaba Islami Publishers: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 901412

ISBN: 8180884740

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 24. View more info

Food Science and Nutrition, 2 vols

By: E.L. Fisk

Price: $139.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shree Publishers & Distributors: 2009

Seller ID: 113194

ISBN: 8183292798

Condition: New


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Say No to Diabetes: Use Natural Supplements to Reduce Risk and Insulin Dependency

By: Frank Murray

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104814

ISBN: 9789380828152

Condition: New


This book examines clinically proven dietary strategies and lifestyle changes, including the importance of the glycemic index and fiber for a healthier diet; vitamins with proven benefit to diabetics; minerals, herbs, and other supplements and nutrients for promoting health; and the benefits of exercise. Say No to Diabetes can help you create a program to address diabetes and its complications and improve your health and well-being. Take responsibility now to optimally manage—or even prevent—diabetes. . . for yourself and four loved ones. The book also looks at natural alternatives for all... View more info

100 Best Weight-Loss Tips

By: Fred A. Stutman

Price: $4.85

Publisher: Delhi, India, Jaico Publishing House:

Seller ID: 105401

ISBN: 8179926346

Condition: New


Dr. Stutman’s new book, 100 Best Weight-Loss Tips, features a series of effective weight-loss strategies that promote healthy eating habits and an easy, safe, permanent weight-loss system.Dr. Stutman also shows how low carbohydrate diets are extremely dangerous to your health and how these diets invariably lead to rebound weight gain once they are stopped. 100 Best Weight-Loss Tips gives you the necessary building blocks to lose weight quickly, stay fit and firm, and live a longer, healthier life.Fred A. Stutman, M.D. has done extensive research in the fields of exercise physiology, diet, an... View more info

Threats to Food Safety

By: Fred C. Pampel

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Delhi, Viva Books Private Limited: 2017

Seller ID: 702068

ISBN: 8130931389

Condition: New


Food is an intrinsic part of every society, but recently it has become a source of worry for citizens and government officials. Food poisoning, alimentary contamination from imported food products, and bioterrorism are all potential threats to the population of nations, but to what extent? Many new techniques to ensure food safety have emerged recently to deal with several food-safety problems. However, some of these short-term solutions could end up becoming long-term problems. Do health-food advocates exaggerate these dangers? Should we worry about food safety? Have the governments failed to... View more info

Reproductive Health, Gender and Development: An International Perspective A Festchrift for Prof. Kuttan Mahadevan

By: G.A.O. Ersheng

Price: $19.40

Publisher: New Delhi, India, B.R. Publishing Corporation: 2002

Seller ID: 110252

ISBN: 8176463280

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 400. View more info

Chikitshatmak Manavshastra (Medical Anthropology)

By: Gaya Pandey

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company: 2017

Seller ID: 700509

ISBN: 9789351252108

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 370. View more info

Psychological Perspectives on Stress and Health

By: Girishwar Misra

Price: $40.57

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd: 1999

Seller ID: 700600

ISBN: 8170227852

Condition: New


This volume brings into focus the critical issues in theory and research in the psychological study of stress and health. In particular, it emphasizes the role of diverse socio cultural factors in conceptualizing and analyzing stress and health related constructs and processes. Also it tries to lacate stress and health phenomena at different levels and diverse domains of human functioning. Printed Pages: 352. View more info

The Vital Drop: Communication to Eradicate Polio in India

By: Gitanjali Chaturvedi

Price: $18.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028691

ISBN: 817829866X

Condition: New


The Vital Drop: Communication for Polio Eradication in India explains why communication is critical in ensuring the success of public health initiatives. Since a significant outbreak of polio in the country in 2002, several innovative strategies were introduced to ensure better outreach and efficacy of the intensified pulse polio initiative. This book records the communication journey that began in 2002 through important innovations aimed at including segregated and marginalised populations, as well as a very successful mass media campaign featuring cine star Amitabh Bachchan. An important les... View more info

The Heart of the Matter: Eating Healthy Indian Vegetarian Food

By: Gitanjali Gurbaxani

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104671

ISBN: 9789380942636

Condition: New


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Conquering Diabetes Naturally

By: H.K. Bakhru

Price: $6.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 106664

ISBN: 8122203183

Condition: New


There are simple, natural alternatives to allopathic medicines that can effectively reduce the risks of diabetes and help you lead a healthier and a more productive life.This book, by one of India's best known experts on natural healing, guides you on a course of healthful living. The approach and the treatments reflect the tenor of our time — high regard for good nutrition, healthy living habits, sensible use of modern diagnostic tools, and appreciation of the importance of individual differences.This compact up-to-date book is designed to put you in total control of your health. Within the... View more info

Foods That Heal

By: H.K. Bakhru

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 106665

ISBN: 8122200338

Condition: New


Several hundreds of years back Hippocrates, the father of medicine, said, 'Your food shall be your medicine'. This maxim holds true even today. There are several disorders that can be prevented and treated by selecting natural foods rich in minerals, vitamins, trace elements, vital nutrients and other substances that have positive medicinal and curative values.This is a no-nonsense A-Z guide to the care and feeding of your body, going to the bottom of everything you need to know about diet, health and food. The listings in this clearly written book span general categories of illnesses, food gr... View more info

Herbs That Heal

By: H.K. Bakhru

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 106666

ISBN: 8122201334

Condition: New


The book covers 107 herbs and their medical uses in the treatment of diseases. It is divided into two parts- the first describes, in detail, 66 important herbs with strong healing powers and curative properties and the second describes, in brief, 41 herbs with comparatively milder properties. In each part herbs have been arranged alphabetically, according to their English names, as well as by trade names, where they are more popular by the trade name. While there are numerous books on herbs, the distinctive feature of this book is its reasonably comprehensive information about herbs, especiall... View more info

Natural Home Remedies for Common Ailments

By: H.K. Bakhru

Price: $4.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 106667

ISBN: 8122201792

Condition: New


Natural home remedies are age-old traditions that have been passed on by one generation to another. They are based on the premise that most natural foods such as fruits, vegetables, grains, seeds and nuts possess many medicinal values. These natural foods and substances have been tried and refined as natural cures. This book, besides mentioning natural home remedies for various ailments, prescribes nutritional treatments, such as raw juice therapy, based on modern research. These recommended treatments not only help you save time, money, and aggravation, but also provide you with peace of mind... View more info

Vitamins That Heal

By: H.K. Bakhru

Price: $4.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient Paperbacks:

Seller ID: 106668

ISBN: 8122202241

Condition: New


There are over 50 vitamins, minerals, and amino acids that can keep you healthy and fit. Your body needs only small amounts of these vitamins and minerals. But because what the body manufactures is often not enough, these must be obtained from diet and from supplements. While most books provide limited information, this book shares complete information that you are ever likely to need about vitamins, minerals, and amino acids. A balanced diet is the most sensible way of getting sufficient quantity of these nutrients. The rich and natural sources of all nutrients are listed individually to help... View more info

Public Health System: Vision, Mission, and Action (In 3 Volumes)

By: H.R. Yadav

Price: $160.06

Publisher: New Delhi, Concept Publishing Company Pvt. Ltd: 2018

Seller ID: 700601

ISBN: 9789351252122

Condition: New


This study addresses a wide range of the issues covering Public Health System specially the Vision, Mission and Action in three volumes to fulfil the access of health services to all sections of the society. An effort has been made in the First Volume to analyse the problems of Water Pollution, Water Contamination and Water Borne disease and Public Health status at the grassroot level. The Second Volume of this study explains the Health Policy, Public Health Planning and Implementation Framework, strengthening of Public Health system from National Level®State Level®District Level®Block Le... View more info

Understanding Your Body Alignment: Healthy and Longevity

By: Harmon Hathaway

Price: $2.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 102709

ISBN: 8178220016

Condition: New


"I tried everything for severe bursitis of four years and Harmon cleared it up in one session." Walter Reed, Delhi, NY "I cleared up a severe 20 year back problem in four sessions. I have also learned how to keep my back released." Tom MacNaught Delhi.Printed Pages: 54. View more info

Principles of Health Economics

By: I. Sundar

Price: $37.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sarup Book Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031081

ISBN: 8176259888

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 484. View more info

Adoption of Health Technologies in India: Implications for the AIDS Vaccine

By: Indrani Gupta, Mayur Trivedi, and Subodh Kandumathan

Price: $7.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028695

ISBN: 0761935908

Condition: New


The effectiveness of a new health technology is judged by both its accessibility and also the extent to which it has been adopted in a particular country. With the possibility of an AIDS vaccine in the near future, the International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) has emphasised the need for countries to prepare well in advance for its smooth access and adoption. Reiterating IAVI`s appeal, this book ably captures the course India needs to take for the successful adoption and implementation of the AIDS vaccine in India. The first of its kind, this book examines the adoption of four health techn... View more info

The Smallpox Eradication Saga: An Insider`s View (New Perspectives in South Asian History)

By: Isao Arita (Author), Alan Schnur, Masanobu Sugimoto (Eds) & David L. Heymann (Frwd)

Price: $15.36

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2011

Seller ID: 101927

ISBN: 8125040951

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 220. View more info

The 15 Minute Heart Cure:The Natural Way To Release Stress And Heal Your Heart in Just Minutes a Day

By: Jason Jennings & John M. Kennedy

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104856

ISBN: 8126529865

Condition: New


Stress activates a reflex in our body known as the fight or flight response which leads to a number of bodily changes. These bodily changes in response to stress are the invitation to participate in the heart-mind conversation, and when you learn to hear the conversation you can quickly call on the BREATHE (beginning, relaxation, envision, apply, treatment, heal, end) tool to stop stress in its tracks. The BREATHE technique combines two proven forms of relaxation guided imagery and breath work and puts a modern spin on ancient wisdom. Both of these techniques elicit the relaxation response whi... View more info

God, Faith and Health: Exploring The Spirituality-Healing Connection

By: Jeff Levin

Price: $7.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104662

ISBN: 8126523913

Condition: New


From the leading scientific researcher into the connection between spirituality and health, here is a riveting, fascinating book drawing on the latest studies proving that spirituality is good for you.Printed Pages: 272. View more info

The Anatomy of Hope: How People Prevail in the Face of Illness

By: Jerome Groopman

Price: $14.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Random House/TBI:

Seller ID: 112896

ISBN: 0375757759

Condition: New


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101 Foot Care Tips for People with Diabetes

By: Jessie H Ahroni

Price: $6.75

Publisher: New Delhi, Viva Books Private Limited: 2008

Seller ID: 702069

ISBN: 8176492299

Condition: New


Diabetic foot problems cause more hospital stays than any other complication of diabetes. This book tells you what to do for good foot cares. It can help you stand on your own two feet for a lifetime! -Neil M. Scheffler, DPM, FACFAS What should I do if I nick myself while trimming my toenails? How can I tell whether my shoes fit? What should I do if I have a bunion? How do I avoid getting foot ulcers? What kind of tests do I need for peripheral vascular disease (PVD)? These are just a few of the 101 questions answered in this indispensable new book for people with diabetes. If you have diabete... View more info

The Passionate Mind: A Manual for Living Creatively with One's Self

By: Joel Kramer

Price: $12.10

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Shambhala Publication/TBI: 1993

Seller ID: 112037

ISBN: 0938190121

Condition: New


In The Passionate Mind, Joel Kramer asserts that "what we believe determines much of what we think and do: the way we move, the way we respond to people, how we think of ourselves, how we see the world in general." His basic message, stated in short, clear prose, is that passion is to be found only in the present moment, and mainly through becoming aware of the thoughts flowing through our minds, and through the primal process of observing our thoughts, they begin to self-correct. From the author of The Guru Papers, The Passionate Mind is a wonderful journey for anyone seeking to disco... View more info

Living Life with Diabetes

By: John Keeler

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Times Group Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 104730

ISBN: 8126528192

Condition: New


This book is a personal account and tells the life story of the author, starting from his experience of being diagnosed as diabetic at age four. John Keeler takes us into the mind of someone with a potentially life-threatening condition who has learned that, despite the seemingly rather gloomy prospects, it need not exclude him from participating fully in any activity he chooses to pursue. He highlights the feelings, experiences and the (often overlooked) practical difficulties that need to be addressed in order for diabetics to live a full life. His message is positive, providing reassurance,... View more info

Health from Nature: The Ultimate Guide to Physical and Mental Well-being

By: Jon Tillman, Dan Wolf, Kevin Hudson, and Susan Holden

Price: $7.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2005

Edition: First Indian Edition

Seller ID: 035946

ISBN: 8178222469

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 271. View more info

Human Health: A Natural Way

By: Jonathan Keyes

Price: $7.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031388

ISBN: 8178221632

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 338. View more info

Everyday Indian Processed Foods

By: K.T. Achaya

Price: $3.70

Publisher: New Delhi, India, National Book Trust/Sangam Book Depot: 2011

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller ID: 108341

ISBN: 8123710356

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 184. View more info

Tuber Crops

By: K.V. Peter

Price: $11.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, National Book Trust/Sangam Book Depot:

Seller ID: 108385

ISBN: 8123749023

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 258. View more info

Strategic Issues and Challenges in Health Management

By: K.V. Ramani, Dileep Mavalankar, and Dipti Govil (eds)

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sage Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028689

ISBN: 0761936548

Condition: New


The Indian health system has a poor global ranking. A new perspective on health system planning and development is required to improve the situation and build a health system responsive to the needs of the country. Strategic Issues and Challenges in Health Management addresses these concerns while also highlighting the challenges in delivering efficient and effective health services. The book discusses health sector reforms like financing, Public-Private Partnership (PPP), higher efficiency and cost-effectiveness. It deals with national health programmes, focusing on maternal and child health... View more info

Decolonisation, Development and Disease: A Social History of Malaria in Sri Lanka

By: Kalinga Tudor Silva

Price: $15.96

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Orient BlackSwan: 2014

Seller ID: 101923

ISBN: 8125054294

Condition: New


The 1901 Census of Ceylon identified malaria as a “bane” of the island. And through the ensuing century a story of development has sprung around the control of this endemic disease. A story of development that is scripted by a postcolonial state, as it grew to espouse a hegemonic Sinhala nationalist ideology. Decolonisation, Development and Disease looks at the dynamic interplay between malaria and its social, political and environmental milieu in Sri Lanka over an 80-year period from 1930 to 2010. The volume begins with an ethno-historical account of the accumulated body of indigenous kno... View more info

Times Wellness Guide

By: Kalpana Joshi and Abhilasha Aggarwal

Price: $3.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd.: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019613

ISBN: 818990602X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 288 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

The Power of Rudraksha: A Guide to the Holy Bead and its Healing Properties

By: Kamal Narayan Seetha

Price: $5.81

Publisher: Delhi, India, Jaico Publishing House:

Seller ID: 105406

ISBN: 8179928446

Condition: New


In The Power of Rudraksha, author Kamal Narayan Seetha introduces his readers to the useful properties of Rudraksha. It is an ancient bead which is best known for its divinity and positive effects on human mind and health. Despite variety of opinions and different descriptions available in ancient literature, the Rudraksha continues to be an integral part of the Hindu mythology. The Rudraksha is believed to be Lord Shiva’s tears which has the power to end sorrows and heal ailments. The Rudraksha is actually a herb with healing properties as per the non-clinical trials conducted by Department... View more info

Healthy Food For Children

By: Karen Bali & Sally Child

Price: $7.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Viva Books Private Limited: 2010

Seller ID: 702066

ISBN: 8130915561

Condition: New


How are you supposed to get your kids to eat the recommended five portions of fruit and vegetables a day? How do you get them to eat even one or two? The answer is simple: you trick them into it. All you need to do is disguise or conceal healthy food and your children won’t notice – or even know – they’re eating it. This is the real world, so you need practical ideas that will work in a busy household with a realistic budget. Well here, at last, you’ll find the answers: • how much is a portion of fruit or vegetables • what to hide and how to hide it • how to save time and ... View more info

Water And Health

By: Kateja Alpana

Price: $46.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2017

Seller ID: 701718

ISBN: 8131608719

Condition: New


In spite of recent surge of interest in health issues, the impact of water on health has not elicited much attention in the academia. Though fluoride and heavy metals have been fairly researched, literature on nitrate and salinity is scanty; lack of sanitation and its resultant impact on health still remains under researched. One of the reasons for this can be attributed to the existence of diverse forms of contaminations and the variety of risks attached to each one. The present volume focuses on growing threats to health from detrimental pollutants in water, the life giving substance. The bo... View more info

Natural Healthcare at Home: Doctor Mum's Quick Reference Guide

By: Kathy Duerr

Price: $3.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2001

Edition: First Indian Edition

Seller ID: 035947

ISBN: 8178220172

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 77. View more info