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The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 30. Australia & New Zealand Medical Guide By Tony Kelbrat
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This book is a simple listing of websites, phone numbers, addresses and organizations for most entities within the medical realm throughout Australia and New Zealand. It’s sparse but it could... More > grow to be a better book if enough people buy it to make me think it’s worthwhile to expand it.< Less
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 5. Medical Law Basics (Medical Misconduct - Complaints - Malpractice - Negligence - Errors, Medical Records) By Tony Kelbrat
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There are lots of medical laws with many subspecialties all the way from drug manufacturing to medical professional conduct sometimes called attitude. If a doctor treats you with a bad attitude, he... More > or she is breaking a rule of conduct. Doctors are free from prosecution when committing medical errors in many cases as long as they disclose it because it’s a procedure necessary give doctors a feeling of freedom in practicing their craft and it’s a way for them to learn. They are free to discuss their errors in private meetings without fear of charges. This book is a basic guide to medical law. Chapter 1. Medical Law Info Medical Law in the United States The Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act (FDCA) and other laws regulate the manufacture, sale and advertising of medical products. In enacting these laws, Congress has operated on the premise that the Federal Government has a legitimate interest in protecting the health of its citizens, while at the same time respecting their freedoms.< Less
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 4. Help With Medical Care & Drugs from Various Sources By Tony Kelbrat
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Much of the medical assistance to low income people, seniors and children originates from Medicare. For medical assistance programs from local and state governments, try their department of social... More > services. For most medical assistance from the state governments, the key words I've seen are "low income" and "medical assistance" so you either go to the general website of your state government or its medical website (dept of health) which is somewhere in this book and type the term "medical assistance" into it.< 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
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 7. Medical Conditions & Diseases (Rare Diseases, Genetic Diseases, Diabetes, Respiratory, Most Body Parts, Etc.) By Tony Kelbrat
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If you have a disease or medical condition, go to a few of the big websites. Go to the library where they’ll have at least one book on most medical conditions, #610-619 of the Dewey Decimal... More > System, R in the Library of Congress system. 610. Medical Sciences. 611. Human anatomy. 612. Human physiology. 613. Hygiene, fitness, diet. 614. Public health. 615. Therapeutics and pharmacology. 616. Medicine, diseases. 617. Surgery. 618. Specialized medicine, women, childbirth, children. 619. Comparative and experimental medicine. R, Medicine. RB, Pathology. RK, Dentistry. RT, Nursing. There are a lot of healthcare books at #361-362 at the library: Arthritis, 616.716-72. AIDS, 616.97, RC607. Allergies, asthma, 619.97. Arthritis, 616.72. Attention deficit disorder, 616.8589. Back problems, 617.564, RD798-RD7771. Biology, body, physiology, 612, QP38. Biology, general, 574, QH313. Birth control, sex, 613.9.< Less
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 9. Heart Problems/ Heart Disease By Tony Kelbrat
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The heart is the engine of the body. It's always pumping blood. When it stops, you die. Many heart diseases are the result of years of wear and tear but some are congenital, a structural or... More > functional abnormalities there at birth. As far as birth defects go, congenital heart defects are the most common kind, occurring in at least 1% of all live births. The general knowledge thus far is that heart defects are not passed on by genetic inheritance, rather, it is a weakness the child is born with that could have something to do with what the mother did while pregnant (like had rubella which is linked to CHD), could be one part of another genetically inherited disorder like cystic fibrosis or could be the bad luck of the draw. There will always be a certain percentage of live births born with anomalies and as far as medical knowledge currently knows, it's just one of those things some babies are born with but the news is not all bad.< Less
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 6. Organ Donation - Transplant Guide (Organs Are Scarce, People Buy Them, It’s Legal) By Tony Kelbrat
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The supply of organs for people that need them through organ donation is not enough to satisfy the demand. Some people go to foreign countries like Poland, Thailand or India to buy an organ. Some... More > organs can only be donated from a deceased person. Others come from living people like kidneys and bone marrow. Some day, all organs will be synthetic but not yet. This is a simple guide about organ donation-transplantation. Organ transplant is the process of replacing diseased organs with healthy ones. After that, the patient must take anti-reaction drugs for life. You can donate a few organs and still keep the body intact for a funeral or you can donate the body completely. You receive no pay although some places now are buying people's bodies in advance for when they die.< Less
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 3. Medical Knowledge, Topics & Ideas (Journals, Research, Websites, Events, Conferences, Tests, Find a Doctor, Vaccinations) By Tony Kelbrat
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The book Medical Books in Print contains a bibliography of the relevant medical books out there. The Medical Section at the library is #610-619 of the Dewy Decimal System, R in the Library of... More > Congress system. 610. Medical Sciences. 611. Human anatomy. 612. Human physiology. 613. Hygiene, fitness, diet. 614. Public health. 615. Therapeutics and pharmacology. 616. Medicine, diseases. 617. Surgery. 618. Specialized medicine, women, childbirth, children. 619. Comparative and experimental medicine. R, Medicine. RB, Pathology. RK, Dentistry. RT, Nursing. At #613, you'll find hundreds of books dealing with current health topics on everything from women's issues to nutrition, exercise, fitness, recreation, yoga, etc. For general medical textbooks that cover everything, popular medicine as they call it, go to #616.00 or RC81 at the library. There are a lot of healthcare books at #361-362.< Less
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 13. Dental Guide (Dental Procedures, Find a Dentist, Holistic Dentistry, Cheap Dentistry At Dental Schools, Sleep Dentistry, Fluoridation Scam?) By Tony Kelbrat
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Teeth have an outer coating of enamel followed by dentin which surrounds pulp, the live area that has blood, blood and nerves in it. People get two sets of teeth over a lifetime, the primary teeth... More > that appear in infancy and last for several years to be replaced by the permanent teeth before adolescence. Most of us have 32 permanent teeth. Incisors have a sharp edge for cutting food, the canines tear food and the premolars and molars grind food. There are four main types of teeth: Incisors, the front teeth. Canines or cuspids, the pointed teeth on either side of the incisors. Bicuspids or premolars, the mostly flat-topped teeth after the canines. Molars, the large, flat-topped teeth at the back of the mouth. The third molars are called the wisdom teeth. A tooth is living tissue. The crown is the part of the tooth that we see in the mouth. Dentin makes up most of the tooth. It's harder than bone but it still decays.< Less
The “People Power” Health Superbook: Book 11. Stomach, Digestion & Expulsion (Acid Reflux, Hemorrhoids. Celiac, Liver, Hepatitis, Incontinence, Kidney) By Tony Kelbrat
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The digestive system uses food to sustain the body, extracting nutrients and energy from it while eliminating the rest. Food is taken in through the mouth, chewed and softened with saliva then... More > swallowed through the throat, going down the esophagus to the stomach. It is then mixed in with hydrochloric acid and various enzymes and slowly digested. It moves through the small intestine where digestive enzymes from the liver and gallbladder continue to digest it. Then it goes into the large intestine where it is further digested and separated into useful fuel and nutrients for the body versus what is not useful which is prepared as waste for elimination. Along the way the food is moved by muscle contractions (peristalsis) while the sphincter muscles temporarily halt the movement of food between parts of the system during processing.< Less

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