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Health Sciences

Here you can browse or search our titles in Health Sciences, encompassing Dentistry, Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing, and Veterinary Science and Medicine. We have Advisory Boards in numerous Health Sciences areas, which you can see at the Advisory Boards link above. We are always happy to consider proposals in Health Sciences, or applications to join an Advisory Board. Please click here to find out more about how to submit a proposal, and here to complete an Advisory Board application.

Cambridge Scholars Publishing also publishes in Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Social Sciences. Established in 2001, our operational headquarters are in the historic Lady Stephenson Library, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom, with representative offices in Berlin, Germany; Barcelona, Spain; and Hangzhou, China.


Dentistry

The Dentistry collection from Cambridge Scholars Publishing contains cutting edge research into all aspects of dentistry, including oral surgery, dental hygiene, and orthodontics. As a whole the collection will be essential to dental professionals, researchers, and students at all levels.

Health Professions

Cambridge Scholars Publishing’s titles on the Health Professions incorporate leading, empirically grounded research on subjects such as chiropody, podiatry, and physical therapy. Of interest to both healthcare professionals and academic researchers, the collection draws from a range of international practitioners at the forefronts of their respective fields.

Medicine

Cambridge Scholars Publishing’s edited collections and monographs present leading research in medicine across key topics, including the history of medicine, medical ethics, and clinical practice and surgery. Combined, this diverse collection of books will be of interest to healthcare professionals and medical students, as well as researchers in the humanities. 

Nursing

The Nursing collection from Cambridge Scholars Publishing encompasses texts on advanced practice nursing, nutrition and dietetics, and the care of individuals and families during and after illness. The collection is an important group of texts which will be of interest to nursing professionals and researchers at all stages of their careers.

Veterinary Science and Veterinary Medicine

Our titles in Veterinary Science and Veterinary Medicine at Cambridge Scholars Publishing comprise a small but growing collection of titles distinct from our other Health Sciences books. The collection focuses on canine, feline, and equine science and medicine, as well as professional veterinary practice. 
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Meltdown and the Neuroscience of Stress

This book investigates the concept of stress, how it causes a cluster of life-threatening diseases, and what you can do to save yourself. It is a summation of what the author, a neurologist, has learned about stress throughout his career. Stress damages the brain in specific ways that cause migraine headaches, high blood pressure, and obesity. These conditions lead eventually to stroke, Alzheimer’s disease, atherosclerosis, and heart attacks. It all starts in the brain. The book will appeal to the medical community, such as doctors, nurses and medical students, as well as the general reader who suffers from stress and is looking for some hard scientific facts about it.
£58.99

The History and Mystery of Breast Cancer

Breast cancer and its treatment is a terribly complex problem that involves all the intricacies of the human body, the anatomical and microscopic anatomy of the breast, the endocrine system, and bone metabolism, as well as the nature of malignant transformation. Even experts still have uncertainties. However, there is now an ethical and legal obligation for specialists to share their uncertainties with their patients when we are looking for informed consent before invasive procedures. Obsessive ruminations about the threat of breast cancer mean that few in the lay public know that breast cancer has slipped out of the top seven causes of death for women. Treatments for breast cancer might increase the risk of death from cardio-vascular disease, whilst, on the other hand, denying women in this age group hormone replacement therapy for the unjustified fear of breast cancer can impair their quality of life, cognitive function and bone mineral density. The totality of women’s health and expectation of life must always trump the single-issue fanatics who only view women as the sum of their two breasts.This is more than a self-help book, but should also be considered as introducing the history and mystery of breast cancer, from the time of the Ancient Egyptians to the modern era, as well as hopes for the future.
£61.99
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