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HEALTH AND WELLNESS





               NEW
              Sleep Disorders


            Elements, History, Treatments, and Research
                      KATHLEEN J. SEXTON-RADEK AND GINA GRACI
              Part of the Health and Psychology Sourcebooks series, this compact volume offers concise
            information on an issue threatening human health and well-being: sleep disorders. The
            authors are established psychologists and researchers specializing in the study of sleep and
            sleep disorders, one an editor for the Journal of Sleep Disorders and Therapy and the other
            a certified behavioral sleep medicine specialist.
            The book begins with an introduction that underscores how prevalent sleep disorders
            and the condition of sleep deprivation are in this nation and why they are considered a    November 2021 ,  167pp ,  6 1/8x9 1/4
            public health concern. Chapters explain and illustrate disorders including apnea, insomnia,   Hardcover: 978-1-4408-6445-2
                                                                               $62.00 ,  £46.00 ,  €52,00
            narcolepsy, nightmares, night terrors, and sleepwalking, with each chapter providing an   eBook: 978-1-4408-6446-9
            empirical review followed by a case study. For each disorder, history; signs and symptoms;
            incidence; theory; personal, familial, societal, and economic factors; treatments and     KATHY J. SEXTON-RADEK , PhD, CBSM, is
            solutions; and emerging research are included.                    professor of psychology at Elmhurst College.

              FEATURES                                                        GINA GRACI, PhD, CBSM, is a licensed
            •  Integrates current and emerging theory and research            clinical psychologist and certified behavioral
                                                                              sleep medicine specialist employed as a
            •  Illustrates the disorders in society, at work, and in relationships in “Up Close”  private practitioner specializing in sleep
              case studies                                                    disorders and psychosocial oncology.





               NEW

              Breast Cancer Facts, Myths,
            and Controversies

            Understanding Current Screenings and Treatments

                      MADELON L. FINKEL
              A diagnosis of breast cancer is one of the most emotionally charged statements a woman
            can hear from her doctor. Understanding the rapid changes in breast cancer diagnosis and
            treatment is challenging, especially for those without a medical background. This book
            will help explain the strengths and weaknesses of breast cancer screening, breast cancer
            treatment, and ways of coping with the disease (for oneself or a loved one).
                                                                               July 2021 ,  240pp ,  6 1/8x9 1/4
            Written for the layperson, this text explains the history of disease prevention with a   Hardcover: 978-1-4408-7513-7
            specific emphasis on breast cancer detection and treatment. The main chapters weigh the    $50.00 ,  £38.00 ,  €42,00
            pros and cons of well-known but often mystifying screening tests, such as mammograms;   eBook: 978-1-4408-7514-4
            discuss the benefits and side effects of targeted hormone therapies; consider holistic
            regimens that complement traditional medicine; and explore the mental, physical, and     MADELON L. FINKEL , PhD, is professor of
            emotional strain caused by breast cancer. Concluding with the current breast cancer   population health sciences and director of
                                                                              the Office of Global Health Education at Weill
            screening guidelines recommended by leading organizations in disease prevention, Breast   Cornell Medicine in New York City.
            Cancer Facts, Myths, and Controversies not only engages with the history of breast cancer
            screening, diagnosis, and treatment, it looks ahead to a brighter future for survivors.


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