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Skin Diseases of Rabbits By Esther van Praag, Ph.D., with Amir Maurer, DVM, and Tal Saarony
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This book results from requests from rabbit owners and veterinarians who were seeking reliable, up to date information about skin diseases and their treatment. Material related to rabbits is, indeed,... More > not readily available, or limited to a chapter in rabbit medicine or veterinary books. Here, a comprehensive approach aims at describing a skin disorder and its rabbit-specific clinical signs, diagnosis, and rabbit-safe treatment options. The book chapters deal with rabbit skin anatomy, examination of rabbits, and viral, bacterial, fungal, parasitic, mechanical, genetic, hormonal, immune and neoplastic diseases. Pen drawings illustrate the different disorders. The collaboration with a veterinarian and a rabbit owner has contributed to the clarity and the quality of the provided information. Hopefully “Skin Diseases of Rabbits” will appeal to the small animal and exotic practitioner, veterinary students, veterinary nurses, and owners, and become a helpful addition to their handling and treating rabbits.< Less
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 10. Immune System Diseases By Tony Kelbrat
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Very simply, all the cells in the bodily organism have a special marker in them which the immune system knows are its own but everything else in the body without this special marker is considered a... More > foreign agent, an enemy which the immune system tries to destroy in order to win this war against toxins and continue to thrive. When the immune system senses large amounts of foreign invaders, it triggers an immune response by producing antibodies which go out, fight these invaders (antigens) and try to destroy them all. When the body’s immune system is weak, it gets confused and sometimes attacks its own healthy body cells because it thinks these cells are foreign invading toxic cells so the body’s immune system is destroying itself. There are a lot of diseases like this like chronic inflammation, chronic fatigue syndrome, lupus, alopecia areata, ankylosing spondylitis, antiphospholipid antibody syndrome, autoimmune skin disorders, Cushing's syndrome, scleroderma, Sjogren's syndrome, etc.< Less
Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume VIII; Behcet's Disease By Medical Professionals & National Institute of Health
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Behçet's disease (BEH-chets), sometimes called Behçet's syndrome, Morbus Behçet, or Silk Road disease, is a rare immune-mediated systemic vasculitis that often presents with... More > mucous membrane ulceration and ocular involvements. Behçet's disease (BD) was named in 1937 after the Turkish dermatologist Hulusi Behçet, who first described the triple-symptom complex of recurrent oral aphthous ulcers, genital ulcers, and uveitis. As a systemic disease, it can also involve visceral organs such as the gastrointestinal tract, pulmonary, musculoskeletal, and neurological systems. This syndrome can be fatal due to ruptured vascular aneurysms or severe neurological complications.< Less
Vitamin a Skin Science: A Scientific Guide to Healthy Skin By Dr Des Fernandes & Dr Ernst Eiselen
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Vitamin A Skin Science is the combined knowledge of two dedicated and experienced medical practitioners whose firm belief in the beneficial properties of Vitamin A and other anti-oxidants for the... More > skin has led them to want to share this vital information with the world. It is the result of many years of intensive research in both the laboratory and private practice. The book lays out, in detail, how these humble, but critical substances can repair the skin, strengthen it and boost its immunity to disease. The information in this book will change the way skin professionals treat and deal with skin problems. It is essential reading for Dermatologists, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons, Cosmetic Doctors and Nurses, Aesthetic Physicians, General Practitioners and Beauty Therapists.< Less
Pulse-mediated relaxation: The secret of using pulse to achieve relaxation By Vijay Pabbathi
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Relieve stress naturally without using any drugs Refresh yourself at any time to be at your best We now know that stress leads to many health problems including heart disease, asthma, psychological... More > and immune-related disorders. This book reveals a practical, safe and simple technique to relieve stress naturally without compromising what we wish to achieve. Dr. Vijay Pabbathi teaches how to use your pulse to harmonise the mind and heart spontaneously. In this step wise guide, you will discover the most peaceful zone within you irrespective of your background. This is the secret that everyone needs to know for their well-being and success.< Less
Complete Medical Guide for Disease Volume XVIII; Lupus By Medical Professionals & National Institute of Health
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If you have lupus, your immune system attacks healthy cells and tissues by mistake. This can damage your joints, skin, blood vessels and organs. There are many kinds of lupus. The most common type,... More > systemic lupus erythematosus, affects many parts of the body. Discoid lupus causes a rash that doesn't go away. Subacute cutaneous lupus causes sores after being out in the sun. Another type can be caused by medication. Neonatal lupus, which is rare, affects newborns. Anyone can get lupus, but women are most at risk. Lupus is also more common in African American, Hispanic, Asian and Native American women. The cause of lupus is not known. Lupus has many symptoms. Some common ones are Joint pain or swelling Muscle pain Fever with no known cause Red rashes, often on the face (also called the "butterfly rash") There is no one test to diagnose lupus, and it may take months or years to make the diagnosis. There is no cure for lupus, but medicines and lifestyle changes can help control it.< Less
Bubbles!? - How to Stay Away of Invisible Death? How an Infection Becomes a Remedy? - What Is Morgellons "Desiese" and How It Can Be Treated? By Calin Mircea Gascu
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I was started suffering my skin. Doctors did not find any remedy. This forced me to think. Reflecting on what I do in life led me to discover some terrible correlations for all humanity. I found a... More > technological pollution by deadly hazard. We are surrounded by some extremely dangerous and invisible factors. Ignorance not keeps you safe from danger. If you do not see does not mean they are not dangerous. In this book you will find ways you can defend the invisible danger. This suffering has opened my mind. I discovered how to produce cancer and why it is so dangerous. It produces the same way that occurred to me my skin wounds. Why they don’t found an effective treatment against cancer? Because this treatment can not be made by conventional methods. Incipient cancer is unnoticed by the immune system because it just turns our cells. The immune system does not fight against its own cells. Only in the later stages the immune system detects the existence of cancer. Then it is too late.< Less
Coconut Oil: The Healthy Fat By eBook Legend
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This book tells you when to use coconut oil, why you should be using coconut oil and how coconut oil can improve your health AND cure common illnesses. Coconut oil and your hair – Find out... More > whether coconut oil can improve the condition of your hair. Plus a comprehensive exposition of whether coconut oil can prevent hair loss and re-invigorate your hair. Coconut oil and skincare – Find out how coconut oil can keep your skin looking young fresh and firm. Plus find out which skin afflictions and disease you can cure just with coconut oil! Coconut oil and weight loss – Find out why coconut oil is a surprisingly effective aid to weight loss and how best to get it into your diet. Learn how you can utilize coconut oil and start shedding pounds now! Coconut oil and digestion – Find out how coconut oil can cure indigestion, how coconut oils help your digestive system stay healthy and why coconut oil increases your metabolism. Coconut oil and your immune system, infections, heart disease... and much more.< Less
Aav Virus Particle By Lauren George
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Adeno-associated virus (AAV) is a non-envoloped, small single-strand DNA virus that can infect both non-dividing and dividing cells. AAV is not able to cause disease and only has a very mild immune... More > response. Additionally, rAAV vectors are capable of mediating long-term gene expression. These features make rAAV preferable for gene transfer to different types of cells.< Less
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This review unravels the details of the immunological properties underlying the inducement , generation and control of immunological errors , the antigenic changes in the cells themselves, and the... More > extent and activities of the immune response arising as a result of these changes. In this article, we reviewed the antigenic properties of the transformed cells and the ability of the host to mount an immune response to such antigens. Immunological errors itself can have effects on the immune system and these have to be taken into consideration in designing immunotherapeutic measures for the control of chronic and debilitating infectious diseases i.e. HIV is not a transforming virus and is therefore not directly responsible for the lymphomas and skin tumours found in AIDS patients.< Less

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