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An Interesting and Well Rounded Book on Childhood Eczema

Advantages: Easy to understand and read, covers more than the physical side
Disadvantages: Raises alot of questions that require answers

Most people will know who read my reviews that my daughter suffers from severe eczema. I reached a point some time ago to rely less on the medical profession in regards to providing information to me about her skin condition, and try to educate myself to ...

Chippytarka 18.04.2014 · Read full review
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Review of Understanding Childhood Eczema - Penny Titman

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A medical mixture.

Advantages: An interesting book.
Disadvantages: May require a little medical knowledge to understand some things.

The Medical Miscellany is a book that has been written by Manoj Ramachandran (who is an orthopaedic surgeon amongst other things) and Max Ronson (who is a freelance journalist), and is as the name would suggest in a bit of a round about way - it is a misc ...

dynamicnurse 23.07.2012 · Read full review
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Review of The Medical Miscellany - Manoj Ramachandran

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An excellent book to raise diabetes awareness

Advantages: Highly informative and fully explains the disease
Disadvantages: None

Understanding Diabetes My husband was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in his early forties, some four years before I met him. Unfortunately, my knowledge of the disease was extremely limited, as I knew very little other than listening to the sca ...

Alyson29 21.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Understanding Diabetes - Rudy Bilous

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Know what you have been prescribed

Advantages: Easy to read, not a lot of medical terminology
Disadvantages: a lot of separate sections could become confusing

I bought this book not so long ago because in September im starting my nursing course and I though it would be a good book to have on hand. It is a very informative read and it isnt too technical, which being a medical book surprised me. It goes throu ...

mon2o 17.09.2005 · Read full review
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Review of New Guide to Medicine and Drugs - BMA

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Do we know what we are taking

Advantages: Helps put your mind at rest.Not too technical.
Disadvantages: Could possibly be more comprehensive.

A few years ago I wondered what the tablets were that my doctor had prescribed for me. Having children felt concerned that I wasn’t aware of reactions, whether they would make me drowsy etc. I spoke to a friend who mentioned a brilliant book called ...

kazz 18.06.2001 · Read full review
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Review of New Guide to Medicine and Drugs - BMA

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