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Exercise Therapy: Prevention and Treatment of DiseaseThough exercise has been the mainstay of musculoskeletal physiotherapy for decades, its value in other systems of the body, such as cardiovascular, respiratory and neurological has emerged in recent years. This trend is being increasingly reflected in degree curricula. This novel textbook is designed predominantly for physiotherapists and offers a dynamic insight into the applications of exercise therapy across the body’s systems in disease management and health promotion. The focus on exercis…

Soccer Injury Prevention and Treatment: A Guide to Optimal Performance for Players, Parents, and CoachesWritten by the medical coordinator for Major League Soccer, a nationally recognized physical therapist who treats athletes of all ages and abilities, Soccer Injury Prevention and Treatment is a comprehensive, illustrated guide to the best training, strengthening, stretching, nutrition, and hydration regimens to keep athletes √í both professional and recreational – safe and on the field. You√åll learn: Ways to prevent the most common soccer injuries, including ACL tears, fractures, ankle sp…

Exercises for Brain Health: The Complete Guide to Prevention and Treatment of Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and Dementia through ExerciseIncludes Safe and Effective Exercises for All Ages.Your brain is your most important organ and, just like any other part of the body, you should strive to keep it healthy and active. Studies have shown that regular exercise can not only improve brain function, but also potentially prevent the onset of cognitive diseases such as Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and Parkinson’s.William Smith’s Exercises for Brain Health features physical and mental exercises that are specially designed to strengthen b…

Therapeutic Exercise for Lumbopelvic Stabilization: A Motor Control Approach for the Treatment and Prevention of Low Back Pain, 2eThis book presents the latest information and research on the prevention and management of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction. It introduces the reader to an approach to clinical management and prevention based on that research. This text’s impressively thorough coverage makes it an indispensable text for both researchers and clinicians in the field of musculoskeletal pain and dysfunction.· Written by 3 of the foremost researchers in the field, the material features a high level of credibi…

Back Pain Relief: Chinese Qigong for Healing and PreventionYoung or old, sedentary or athletic; it is likely that you will experience some sort of back pain injury in your lifetime. Since the spine is the root of all motion, a healthy back is vital to well-being.Although Western Medicine has made great progress in treating spinal illnesses and lower back pain, it has only limited success in actually healing it.Chinese Medicine, over the last four thousand years, has developed many of its own methods to treat spine problems, including Qigong exercises, a…

Anticancer: A New Way of Life Anticancer has been a bestselling phenomenon since Viking first published it in fall 2008. Now, a new edition addresses current developments in cancer research and offers more tips on how people living with cancer can fight it and how healthy people can prevent it. The new edition of Anticancer includes: • The latest research on anticancer foods, including new alternatives to sugar and cautions about some that are now on the market • New information about how vitamin D strengthens the imm…

Nutrition And Obesity: Assessment, Management and PreventionNutrition and Obesity: Assessment, Management and Prevention is a necessary, timely, and comprehensive text that provides an up-to-date, scientifically accurate study of our current understanding of the causes, consequences, and potential of individual and public responses to the serious health issue of obesity. It presents major concepts about obesity including new knowledge gained from recent advances in research on health risks, energy balance, eating behaviors, the biology of hunger and sati…

Back Pain: Pain Relief through Holistic Healing, Natural Remedies, Exercise and Nutrition, and Alternative Medicine (Holistic Health Care, Holistic Remedies, ... Spinal Cord, Pain Relief, Healing Pain)Free Bonus Chapter Included in this 2nd edition book. Are you ready to solve back pain forever?Many people suffer from chronic back pain that can linger for years. All modern medicine can do for most of these cases is offer drugs or painful treatments that don’t cure back pain at all. At best they mask the pain and at worst they actually increase pain. Are you ready to break the cycle of pain and drugs and more pain?If you or someone you love is suffering from chronic back pain, download thi…

8 Steps to a Pain-Free Back: Natural Posture Solutions for Pain in the Back, Neck, Shoulder, Hip, Knee, and FootNearly 90% of American adults suffer from back pain, and the number continues to climb. Why does this condition affect so many people in the industrialized world, while in some countries only 5% of adults report back pain? In a quest to find the root cause of back pain, Esther Gokhale studied at the Aplomb Institute in Paris and traveled to parts of the world where back pain is virtually unknown. Her research took her to remote Burkina Faso, rural Portugal, and fishing villages in Brazil. What s…