Family Health Encyclopedia (Updated) (Hardcover)

Family Health Encyclopedia (Updated) By Peter Fermie, Stephen Shepherd Cover Image
Email or call for price


This clear, rigorously researched and up-to-date encyclopedia will help to assess and understand a vast range of ailments. From the common cold to chronic fatigue syndrome, and from osteoarthritis to autoimmune diseases, health issues are addressed in an accessible, succinct and reassuring way. Each chapter deals with a major system of the body, and contains a survey of the conditions that may affect that system. There are also chapters covering issues such as caring for the terminally ill, children's health, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The book is illustrated with artworks, charts and specialist photographs, and will quickly become an indispensable part of any home library.

About the Author

Dr Peter Fermieis a highly experienced GP whose fields of interest include sports medicine, addictions, children's healthand palliative care. Dr Stephen Shepherd includes surgery, accident and emergency medicine, and circulatory issues among his main areas of expertise.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780754835509
ISBN-10: 0754835502
Publisher: Lorenz Books
Publication Date: August 20th, 2023
Pages: 256
Language: English