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Title The medical checkup book : understand the tests you need to keep your body and mind healthy / contributors, Jess Baker, Mike Blanchard, Dr. Michelle Booth, Dr. Claudia Brown, Dr. Nicola Renton, Kate Crouch, Katie John, Dr. Dina Kaufman, Dr. Mark Roussot, Dr. Erlina Saeed [and 3 others].

Publication Info. New York, NY : DK Publishing, 2020.


Location Call No. Status
 Canton Public Library - Adult Department  616.075 MEDICAL    Check Shelf
 Cromwell-Belden Public Library - Adult Department  616.075 MED    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Adult Department  616.07 MEDICAL    Check Shelf
 Portland Public Library - Adult Department  616.075 MED    Check Shelf
Edition First American edition.
Description 192 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Note Includes index (pages 184-191).
Summary "Knowing which health checks and tests to get when can prevent illness and problems, and even save your life. This easy-to-use guide explains all the common health tests so that you can understand and manage your well-being. When you've had a physical, how often do you understand what the results really mean for your health and your lifestyle? You've probably heard of good cholesterol and bad cholesterol, but what does that mean? And what can you do if you're told your bad cholesterol is high? Why are there two figures to show your blood pressure? Is weight gain hereditary? Be proactive in managing your health by learning more about how it is measured. Discover what factors influence medical tests, and what lifestyle changes you can make to keep fit and healthy for longer. Explore the variety of tests and screenings you may undergo at a doctor's or workplace health assessment - find out what is tested, why it is tested, and what the results mean."
Contents Monitoring your health -- General adult tests -- Optimizing your health -- Other tests and your records.
Subject Diagnosis -- Popular works.
Medicine, Popular.
Added Author Baker, Jesse, contributor.
Blanchard, Mike, contributor.
Booth, Michelle, active 1993-1995, contributor.
Brown, Claudia, contributor.
Renton, Nicola, contributor.
Crouch, Kate, contributor.
John, Katie, contributor.
Kaufman, Dina, contributor.
Roussot, Mark, contributor.
Saeed, Erlina, contributor.
Added Title Medical check up book
ISBN 9781465489913 (paperback)
1465489916 (paperback)
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