This guide is designed to familiarize the grower, pest manager, and others with some of the important arthropod natural enemies in southwestern agroecosystems. The ability to identify which insects... More > are present in fields and to understand their roles in the system can help the pest manager develop an integrated pest management (IPM) plan that considers and incorporates these beneficial species into their decision making process. Natural enemy conservation is central to the efficient and economic management of arthropod pests.
Assembled by experts from Cooperative Extension and USDA in four states and complete with diagnostic tips and full color photography, this field guide should be useful to any student of natural enemies and IPM, especially in the arid and semi-arid regions of Arizona, southern California, New Mexico, West Texas, the Southern Plains of Texas, and the northern regions of Mexico in Baja California, Sonora, and Chihuahua.< Less
This is a great course for beginner, the experienced, and everyone in between!
This course teaches what we call ‘Word Building’, which is the knowledge of how all medical words are... More > structured. It’s a quick, efficient and amazingly easy way for anyone to learn medical terminology.
You learn how to recognize the meaning of a medical term by dividing the word into its three basic component parts: the prefix, root and suffix. By knowing the meanings of the prefixes, suffixes, and root words, you can easily make sense of a medical term.
This course is designed for the healthcare claims biller, the medical insurance claims adjuster, the medical office worker, or anyone wanting to learn medical terminology.
The course takes the average person 3 weeks or less to complete based on a study time of 1-2 hours per day.< Less
This book presents a compilation of essays and speeches by the author and other contributors on various issues surrounding HIV/AIDS in the African American community. Dr. Foster draws on her... More > extensive community based and advocacy work in preventive medicine/public health and her passion in preventing HIV/AIDS in the African American community, both in urban and rural communities. Additionally, the author presents factual educational material on HIV/AIDS as well as discussion questions to encourage more in-depth thought and discussion on sensitive subject matter. She challenges the reader to consider the question, “Is there a Balm for HIV/AIDS in Black America?” It is hoped that after reading the book, the reader is able to proclaim, “Yes” because I am part of the healing that must take place in the community.< Less
Fu Xi Wen is a new medicine based on traditional physics, the cornerstone of traditional Chinese medicine, and modern ideas of anatomy and physiology. Open Source Medicine™ is a free,... More > collaborative medicine. Discover the newest alternative medicine. This book contains the hardcopy equivalent of The Official Fu Xi Wen Website found at: http://www.fuxiwen.com.< Less
Addresses the many challenges of maintaining genetic diversity within species and breeds of domesticated livestock and poultry. It is both a theoretical exposition and a user's guide. It examines... More > conservation issues and provides practical approaches for developing successful strategies for securing both standardized breeds and landraces.
Soft cover, 220 pages, 6 X 9, illustrated.< Less
THE WOUNDED WOMB - is a must read for women (and men) who are not afraid to open their minds and hearts in the exploration of ‘un-popular truth’, no matter where it leads or how it may... More > affect their present psycho-social, political and philosophical comfort zones. Learn what 25 years of dedicated research and experience has uncovered about the hidden, ignored, overlooked or suppressed reasons underlying the tragic erosion of women’s overall physical health and psychological well-being.< Less
This workbook was written to support a short course that provides a review of algebra topics designed for students who have had these subjects before. The objective is to save the student’s... More > time and money by placing them in the appropriate level math course – neither too high nor too low. If we are successful in doing this, we will provide a better learning environment for students and instructors alike.
The book has 38 separate lessons and two practice tests. Each lesson has an instructional area followed by some exercises. After the exercises there is an answer section that shows how each of the exercises is done. About midway through the book, there is a practice elementary algebra test. Then, near the end of the book, there is a practice Intermediate Algebra test. These tests are similar to the tests you will be given during the course. At the end of the book, there are extra problem sets for each lesson followed by the answers to those problem sets.< Less
To those it touches and their carers, Huntington’s Disease presents an ongoing series of challenges to accommodate its changes in thinking. "Hurry up and Wait!" is a set of exercises... More > to simulate the cognitive difficulties faced by those with HD, a collection of tips to accommodate them in your home or care home, a strategy to develop new approaches to solving care problems and commentary on common problems faced by family carers and those they love.< Less
This long awaited textbook, and its companion texts, from The Ola Grimsby Institute provide decades of clinical experience and reasoning, with both historical and current evidence, with rationale for... More > active treatments in orthopaedic manual therapy. Practical guidelines for exercise rehabilitation are presented with this logical and exciting work. Incorporating experience and science, this book provides new approaches and treatment principles to make what you already do more effective. Extensive Content: Over 388 pages and 725 illustrations, photographs and tables Ola Grimsby and his co-authors have compiled a significant resource for the practicing physical therapist and manual therapist. Ideal for both the classroom and clinic.< Less
Mary Paetzel describes her intimate encounters with solitary wasps and bees, over a 30 year odyssey in the Siskiyou Mountains of SW Oregon. Mary describes the behaviors and lives of these tiny... More > non-aggressive insects.< Less
Chemistry comes to life in this illustrated collection of humorous poetry. Concepts from general, organic, inorganic, physical, and biological chemistry are explained through entertaining stories... More > about the atoms and molecules experiencing them firsthand. Join atoms and molecules as they grapple with issues like finding love, making friends, and pursuing their dreams, all on the molecular level. This collection is perfect for scientists, undergraduate students, and science enthusiasts.< Less
The Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness First Aid provides both basic and in-depth information on how to recognize, treat, and manage common injuries and illnesses when professional emergency medical... More > care is an hour away or more. This comprehensive guide will teach you what to look for, what to do in the event of an emergency, and direct you to the most appropriate type of care.
This book is great for anyone who works, travels or plays in the great outdoors, and is highly recommended for Scouts, adult leaders, Search & Rescue professionals, outdoor educators, adventure guides and even weekend warriors.< Less
Coil-bound edition. The coil edition lies flat and is recommended for those learning at classes. Learn all the signs of fertility and how to interpret them.
Learn how natural family planning can be... More > 99% effective.
Learn how breastfeeding spaces babies.
Learn the covenant meaning of the marriage act and improve your marriage.
This book will help you follow God's plan for your marriage and for nurturing your baby.< Less
Pediatrics Board Review (PBR) was written by Dr. Ashish Goyal to help pediatricians and pediatric residents pass the American Board of Pediatrics initial certification exam.
PBR offers a first-time... More > pass guarantee. Please see the Pediatrics Board Review website for details on our return policy and first-time pass guarantee.
PBR books are available in both online and in hardcopy format at www.PediatricsBoardReview.com where a PBR Bundle Pack is available (includes all 4 PBR products at a discount price). The PBR core study guide is now available in a mobile-device (eg, iPhone) and tablet (eg, iPad) compatible format.
To view testimonials, please visit www.pediatricsboardreview.com/testimonials< Less
The Pediatrics Board Review (PBR) series is for new pediatricians studying to take the initial certification exam given by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). The study guide offers a MONEY BACK... More > PASS GUARANTEE first-time test takers. This book is the extremely high-yield Q&A supplement to the core study guide. It contains detailed explanations, mnemonics and test pearls. It focuses on some of the highest-yield topics and presents material in a manner that helps you study efficiently.
To learn more, visit www.PediatricsBoardReview.com, and for FREE online board review questions, visit www.facebook.com/PedsBoardReview< Less
The 2nd edition of Neonatology Review is now available!
This book is a comprehensive guide to help neonatology fellows and neonatologists prepare for the Neonatal-Perinatal board and... More > recertification exams.
This edition follows the 2010 Content Specifications outlined by the American Board of Pediatrics. This edition includes the following new features:
(1) Content updated to include latest understanding of pathophysiology and newest management;
(2) Additional diagrams, such as fetal heart rate patterns, arrhythmias, surfactant pathway;
(3) Derivations of formulas;
(4) Ethics of Neonatal Care chapter;
(5) Principles of Teaching and Learning chapter; and
(6) Expanded Formula chapter.
Plus, with its easy-to-follow outline format supplemented with lists, tables, charts, and figures, it does double-duty as a valuable and practical clinical reference.< Less
This is a large print volume that provides the general public with an overview of our knowledge of the Solar System today. It provides an historical perspective on the progression of our acquisition... More > of evidence about our the local neighborhood of the Universe within which we reside. There are no photographs or illustrations.< Less
Travel with the author through his life as he begins as a young scientist, devoted to the scientific method of independent observation and single variable research, through the dark and mysterious... More > magic of Chinese Qigong, to discover and reveal the science behind the secrets of health, longevity, and manifestation. Alma is the voice that flows through the author’s pen at 4 a.m. each morning, inviting you to go forth into joy, love, and bliss. Explore with him as he describes long forgotten and off-worldly technologies, discoveries from China, Australia, India, Egypt, Atlantis, and the shamans of Ecuador, who are all now emerging into our world to take us from a place of isolation and scarcity to one of wholeness, community, and abundance. "Whether you are a scientist seeking new perspectives on old technological problems, a seeker looking for new ways to understand and explain human vitality, or an avid reader of adventure, science fiction, or self-help books, Opening to Abundance delivers.”< Less
This 2nd edition of "Neonatology Review: Question & Answer", published in December 2013, offers more than 300 new questions to help neonatologists and neonatology fellows prepare for... More > the Neonatal-Perinatal Board Certification and Re-Certification Examinations.< Less
It is proposed that extraterrestrials left their thumbprint in our physics. A message is found embedded in our physics as well and it may indicate we are here for a reason. Where the message comes... More > from is calculated and it turns out to be in the same region of space as the SETI Wow Signal.< Less
Common symptoms relief using Essential oils and other holistic approaches. Some of these conditions include: Bacteria, Virus,and Fungus overgrowth, Constipation, Auto Immune, Essential Oils,... More > Holistic, alternative health, MRSA, Addictions, Adrenal Fatigue, thyroid, Neurotransmitter, Insomnia, Neuropathy, cold and flu, shingles and many more. Very easy to use.< Less
A compilation of 18 essays - edited by Claudette Beit Aharon - by women of various ages who have Turner syndrome, and their life experiences living with this condition. There is a foreword by Lynne... More > Levitsky MD, chief of pediatric endocrinology, Massachusetts General Hospital and an introduction by the editor. In addition there is medical information on diagnostic tools and treatments, a FAQ about the syndrome and its ramifications, and a glossary.< Less
This guide gives an intensive introduction to the emerging field of cheminformatics, including the history of the field, representing 2D and 3D chemical structures on computer, storing and using... More > databases of chemical and related biological information, handling chemical information on the web and in the scholarly literature, and giving an overview of some advanced topics such as clustering and diversity, QSAR and predictive modeling, 3D alignment and docking, and software toolkits cheminformatics software. It is aimed at life scientists and computer scientists in both industry and academia who need a rapid, flexible introduction to this field. The author has over 20 years experience in the field of cheminformatics, and is currently an Assistant Professor in the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing where he directs one of the few educational programs dedicated to cheminformatics. He is also joint editor of the Journal of Cheminformatics.< Less