Factoring health and related costs into decision making is essential to confronting the nation's health problems and enhancing public well-being. Some policies and programs historically not recognized as relating to health are believed or known to have important health consequences.
Penis Power: The Ultimate Guide to Male Sexual Health - In this revolutionary guide to male sexual potency, urological surgeon Dr. Dudley S. Danoff talks candidly to men and their partners about the topics they are often too embarrassed to discuss with their doctors. Dr. Danoff debunks common myths about male sexual anatomy, including questions about penis size, stamina, and libido.
Future of Health Care: Meeting of the Minds - America's health care system is on the verge of a massive transformation. Will universal access lead to lower quality of care? Will it stifle or support U.S. businesses? And what will American medicine look like for the next generation? This CNBC program addresses those questions and more as it assembles some of the biggest names in policy-making and the health care industry.
Access to Healthcare: The Patient's Perspective: Examines ethical dilemmas from the patient's perspective that arise with regard to access to healthcare. The video presents the problems about the uninsured in America and examines the issues of rationing and universal access to health care. Finally, the program discusses the difficult matter of costs of healthcare.
This book "reveals how efforts to establish an exact border between quackery and legitimate therapeutic practices and medications have largely failed, and details the reasons for this failure. Digging beneath the surface, the book uncovers the history of allegedly fraudulent therapies including pain medications, obesity and asthma cures, gastrointestinal remedies, virility treatments, and panaceas for diseases such as arthritis, asthma, diabetes, and HIV/AIDS. It shows...
Reproductive Systems - While individuals don't need to reproduce to survive, reproduction is essential to continue the human species. Like any other living organism, humans seek to procreate, and for some, there may be no greater affirmation than the birth of their offspring. In order to procreate naturally, both the male and the female reproductive systems must be functioning normally.
The Placebo Effect in Clinical Practice brings together what we know about the mechanisms behind the placebo response, as well as the procedures that promote these responses, in order to provide a focused, and concise, overview on how current knowledge can be applied in treatment settings.
Doula: The Ultimate Birth Companion - Documentary film that captures in close-up detail the practical and emotional support given by a doula to parents before, during and after childbirth. The film features three doula-supported births (two home water births and a birth that progresses to a caesarean section) plus the work of two postnatal doulas helping new mothers with their babies.