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Our Communities Our Sexual Health


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Our Communities Our Sexual Health: Awareness and Prevention for African Americans

"This groundbreaking book provides a comprehensive historical prospective of the disproportionate burden of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among African Americans. The book opens with a compelling Foreword that features a Q&A session with early HIV prevention pioneers and champions, Drs. David Satcher and Helene Gayle. The chapters that follow explore the context of HIV and STIs in African American communities and include discussions of sexuality and the roles of faith and spirituality in HIV and STI prevention efforts. Additional chapters provide insight into strategies, e.g., HIV testing, condom distribution and marketing campaigns, parent-child communication, effective clinical care and support, and partnerships, for addressing HIV and other STI-related health disparities within these communities. The book is a valuable resource for practitioners, scholars, clinicians,educators, providers, policy makers and students."

Donna Hubbard McCree, PhD, MPH, RPh

Associate Director for Health Equity

Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention

National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


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Occupational Safety and Health Policy


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The focus of this book is to describe the premises of occupational safety and health policy, the implementation of this policy, and instruments of policy.

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Conducting Health Research w/Native American Comm...


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Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Manag


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This book is currently in production, orders will be taken now, but the book will not ship until early 2017

Public Health Preparedness: Case Studies in Policy and Management provides detailed accounts of a range of public health emergencies. Topics range from natural disasters, to infectious diseases, to pandemics, and more. With chapters on Superstorm Sandy, H1N1, the Ebola virus, and bioterrorism, these cases cover major areas in public health preparedness. This book is suited for public health professionals, specialists in related fields, students, and concerned citizens. These case studies strongly portray the challenges that public health faces in our times.


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School-Based Health Care: Advancing Educational Success and


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"This book will inspire parents and schools to embrace school-based healthcare. Such programs have met with great success and are one of the most effective ways of bringing health care and wellness to children and adolescents. "

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Preventing Alcohol-Related Problems


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Preventing Alcohol-Related Problems: Evidence and Community-based Initiatives

This book is currently in production and will ship out by early November.

Alcohol is a major public health issue. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), alcohol consumption is a component cause of more than 200 disease and injury conditions. All of these effects place a substantial burden on population health in terms of death and disability, making alcohol consumption 1 of the 10 leading factors with the most impact on population health. This book, edited and authored by experienced researchers and public health specialists in the field, deals with alcohol problems from a public health perspective, with a focus on prevention approaches that focus evidence-based community approaches. The book combines the latest research on community-level alcohol problems with success stories from community practitioners.


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Urban Planning and Public Health: A Critical Partnership


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This book is currently in production and will ship to customers in early November

Urban environments have enormous impacts on health of populations, with close to 80% of the U.S. population living in cities; public health and planning professional are presented real challenges to create the healthiest environment possible. Traditionally, the discipline of urban planning has concerned itself with the built environment • buildings, roads, utilities, and the like • while public health concerns itself with the health of people who live in that environment. A major challenge, then, is how to incorporate concerns for health as an integral part of urban planning initiatives, rather than simply measuring the health outcomes after planning decisions have been made. This book now equips public health professionals to participate effectively in the planning process, building positive health outcomes into planning schemes. This book not only provides real guidance on how to solve these issues, but also has case studies that show how effective these policies can be.


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Standard Methods for the Examination of Water 23r Ed®


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Since 1905 Standard Methods For Examination of Water and Wastewater® has represented "the best current practice of American water analysts." Analysts, researchers, and regulatory officials have relied on this comprehensive reference tool as a trusted source of accurate, proven methodology for analysis of natural water, water supplies and wastewater. Hundreds of methods have been approved and are referred to by the Environmental Protection Agency.

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Landesman's Public Health Management of Disasters, 4th


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Landesman's Public Health Management of Disasters: The Practice Guide, 4th edition

This book is currently in production and should ship by early April, we are currently accepting pre-orders.

The fourth edition of Landesman's Public Health Management of Disasters: The Practice Guide continues to serve as the only comprehensive work that provides a thorough foundation regarding Public Health's permanent role and responsibility in relation to the structure, organization and function of health management in emergency management and disaster prevention, preparedness, response, recovery and reconstruction.

Updates to the 4th edition takes into account the most current federal preparedness guidance from the National Preparedness Goal, the National Health Security Strategy, and the National Response Framework. Additional updates to emerging approaches for public health surveillance, laboratory and disaster information systems, as well as hospital surveillance in hospitals are included. New threat and hazard identification, alerting and warning systems are profiled along with the use of new electronic technologies to communicate such as smartphone apps and social media such as, texting and twitter. Environment health and occupational health are now two separate chapters that include updates on environmental standards and common foodborne diseases.

This book is an essential resource for those who find that by virtue of their work must have more than a core understanding of public health disaster management.


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Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Prevention, and Control


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The 4th edition of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, Prevention, and Control is timely during this era of transition and uncertainty and namely serves as a useful and informative guide to get us from where public health is to where public health needs to be.

Chronic Disease Epidemiology and Control, Fourth Edition provides an overview of current knowledge and best practices in the prevention and control of major chronic diseases and their risk factors. Chapter authors highlight many public health successes in which evidence-based interventions have resulted in improved health and the reduction or elimination of disparities. This book tackles some of the most important and vexing public health problems of our time, including how to cope with the rising tide of chronic illness.


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Compendium Methods Microbiological Examination Foods


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Compendium of Methods for the Microbiological Examination of Foods, Fifth Edition

The Fifth edition of the Compendium of Methods for the Microbiological Examination of Foods has now been fully updated. All chapters have been revised and new chapters have been added. This Compendium is the primary authority for food safety testing and presents a comprehensive selection of proven testing methods with an emphasis on accuracy, relevance, and reliability. The Compendium is a must-have for all food laboratories, food manufacturers, public health laboratories, and anyone performing food safety testing.

More than 200 experts have reviewed and updated the 68 chapters in this new edition. New chapters include the following: Pet Food and Animal Feed, Beer and Wine, Probiotics, Cronobacter Species, and other chapters. Content covers general laboratory procedures, including laboratory quality assurance, meats and meat products, environmental monitoring procedures, sampling plans, sample collection, shipment, and preparation for analysis; microorganisms involved in processing and spoilage of foods; foods and the microorganisms involved in their safety and quality; indicator microorganisms and pathogens, microorganisms, food safety, and foodborne illness; preparation of microbiological materials (media, reagents, and stains); and other material.


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Veteran Suicide & Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder Bundle


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Purchase both Veteran Suicide and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Chronic Health Conditions together and save up to 10%!

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Veteran Suicide: A Public Health Imperative


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Veteran Suicide: A Public Health Imperative educates readers on the critical issue of veteran suicide that has become a national imperative. Twenty-two veterans kill themselves daily.

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Healthy and Safe Homes: Research, Practice, and Policy


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Healthy and Safe Homes marks an exciting advance in the effort to ensure that people across all socioeconomic levels have access to healthy and affordable housing.

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Case Studies in Public Health Ethics, 2nd Edition


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"This book is well written, consise, and ethically sound form a Western perspective. Summing Up: Recommended."

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Disability and Public Health


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Disabilities and Public Health opens up a new vista and territory by drawing down a new set of tools and strategies from the public health domain to examine the social determinants of health for people with disabilities and to develop systems of health education, health literacy and organization of services to improve their health and well-being.

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A Public Health Approach to Bullying Prevention


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A Public Health Approach to Bullying Prevention will serve as a practical, sustainable, cost-efficient strategy to tackle bullying.

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Standard Methods for the Examination of Dairy Products17


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The new 17th edition of this landmark book is designed for regulatory, industry, and commercial laboratories that need to assess the safety and quality of dairy products.

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The Quest for Health Reform: A Satirical History


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The Quest for Health Reform: A Satirical History is an engaging historical book that recounts the chronology of efforts to reform the U.S. health system through the lens of political cartoons.

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Control of Communicable Diseases Manual, 20th Edition


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Control of Communicable Diseases Manual, 20th Edition, is the must have resource for anyone in the field of public health.

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Bad Acts: The Racketeering Case Against the Tobacco Industry


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Bad Acts tells the story, not yet fully revealed, of what was happening behind the scenes at the Justice Department as the case approached victory, when the Bush Administration intervened, with some success, to protect Big Tobacco.

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Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Chronic Health Conditions


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The focus of this book is on the relationships between PTSD and chronic health conditions including other psychiatric conditions; substance abuse and dependency; chronic pain; obesity, diabetes, and the metabolic syndrome; cardiovascular disease; and traumatic brain injury.

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Environmental Health and Racial Equity in the United States


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From the "Father of Environmental Justice" comes, Environmental Health and Racial Equity, a first-rate account of events, individuals, and organizations that have shaped the environmental justice movement over the past two decades.

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Injury Prevention for Children and Adolescents, Second Editi


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"This is a top quality reference on childhood injuries and prevention. It is well written by chapter authors with expertise in these areas and it provides an extensive bibliography for those interested in additional information".

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Community Oriented Primary Care


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This APHA bestseller offers a complete set of community-oriented primary care skills for health professionals who need to access these skills quickly and learn the basics in a brief amount of time.

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