Health+Wellness Collection

The Health+Wellness collection is located on the first floor of the HSL.  Materials from this collection are available to everyone at Upstate as well as members from our surrounding communities.  Pediatric consumer health materials are available at the Family Resource Center (FRC) located on the 12th floor of the Golisano Children’s Hospital.
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#1 The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer disease, other demen...
Mace, Nancy L., author.
Book. xx, 393 p.
xx, 393 p. ; 23 cm.
When someone in your family suffers from Alzheimer disease or other related memory loss diseases, both you and your loved one f...specific advice to make care easier, improve quality of life, and lift the spirits of a family dealing with Alzheimer disease.

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#2 Gastrointestinal diseases and disorders sourcebook : basic consumer health information about ...
Book. xv, 731 p.
xv, 731 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
"Provides basic consumer health information about the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of digestive diseases and diso...d intolerances, infections, and certain cancers. An index, glossary of related terms, and other resources are also provided"--

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#3 Life after hip replacement : a complete guide to recovery and rehabiliation / Troy A. Miles, MD.
Miles, Troy A., author.
Book. 101 p.
101 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Dr. Troy A. Miles gives patients a clear understanding of what to expect following hip replacement surgery. He reveals how pati..., and tennis. Dr. Miles welcomes readers of all ages to learn more about the rapidly evolving field of adult join replacement.

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#4 Thoughtful dementia care : understanding the dementia experience / Jennifer Ghent-Fuller.
Ghent-Fuller, Jennifer B., 1951-
Book. vi, 173 p.
[Charleston, S.C.] : CreateSpace, ©2012.
vi, 173 p. ; 23 cm.
Ghent-Fuller offers insights into emotional reactions and practical suggestions based on deep understanding of the way people w...ffect the day to day life of people with dementia, their understanding of the world around them and their personal situations.

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#5 The tell-tale brain : a neuroscientist's quest for what makes us human / V.S. Ramachandran.
Ramachandran, V. S.
Book. xxvi, 357 p.
New York : W.W. Norton, ©2011.
xxvi, 357 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Ramachandran--the "Marco Polo of neuroscience"--Reveals what baffling and extreme case studies can teach us about normal brain ...the topics he discusses are synesthesia as a window to creativity and autism as a springboard to understanding self-awareness.

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#6 Dementia : types, diagnosis, symptoms, treatment, causes, neurocognitive disorders, prognosis...
Earlstein, Frederick, author.
Book. 132 p.
Nevada. : NRB Publishing, ©2016.
132 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.

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#7 Johns Hopkins patients' guide to lung cancer / Justin Klamerus, Julie Brahmer, David Ettinger.
Klamerus, Justin F.
Book. xviii, 174 p.
Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, ©2011.
xviii, 174 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Product Description: Johns Hopkins Patients' Guide to Lung Cancer is a concise, easy-to-follow how to guide that puts you on th...le information that will give you the ability to confidently participate in the decision making about your care and treatment.

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#8 Lung cancer : a guide to diagnosis and treatment / Walter J. Scott.
Scott, Walter, 1954-
Book. vii, 110 p.
Omaha, Neb. : Addicus Books, ©2012.
vii, 110 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

What is my prognosis? What are my treatment options? Which therapies would be t...nce of cancer staging, examines alternative treatments, and offers advice on coping with emotions such as "smoker's guilt.""--

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#9 SuperBetter : a revolutionary approach to getting stronger, happier, braver, and more resilie...
McGonigal, Jane, author.
Book. xii, 466 p.
xii, 466 p. ; 25 cm.
A renowned game designer describes how she recovered from a debilitating concussion by turning her therapeutic process into a digital game that became the subject of a major NIH research study.

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#10 The wisest one in the room : how you can benefit from social psychology's most powerful insig...
Gilovich, Thomas, author.
Book. vii, 307 p.
vii, 307 p. ; 22 cm.
"Two prominent social psychologists, specializing in the study of human behavior, provide insight into why we trust the people we do and how to use that knowledge in understanding and influencing people in our own lives, "--NoveList.

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