b'118 HEALTH Health Third EditionPRINCIPLES OF HEALTH | MENS & WOMENS HEALTHPSYCHOLOGY | INTEGRATIVE MEDICINE | INFECTIOUS DISEASES ADDICTIONS | GENETICS | CANCER | AGING | NUTRITIONADOLESCENT HEALTH | COMMUNITY HEALTHPRINCIPLESThis new series joins Salem Press increasingly popular Principles of Science, Principles of Sociology, and Principles of Business series.Designed for high school students, OF HEALTH undergraduates and the interested layperson, this new series provides easy-to-understand information about a wide variety of health care topics that readers are interested in.Principles of Health: HypertensionNEW! Fall 2024Blood pressure is the pressure of blood pushing against the walls of ones arteries, which carry blood Principles of Health:from the heart to other parts of the body. This typically fluctuates throughout the day, depending on Hypertensionactivities. Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is when blood pressure is consistently measured above normal, and can lead to other health problems such as heart disease, heart attack, and stroke. One in four men and one in five women have hypertension, and it is a major cause of premature death worldwide. This volume explores the causes, effects, and treatments of hypertension, including the latest developments, techniques, and technologies in preventing and treating the condition.Readers will be introduced to such topics as ACE Inhibitors, Beta-blockers, DASH Diet, Diastolic Blood Pressure, Diuretics, Echocardiogram, Exercise Stress Test, Heart Attack, Hypertension Prevention Methods, Stroke, and Systolic Blood Pressure.Essays are comprehensive and accessible to high school students, undergraduates, and general readers interested in learning more about hypertension and its place in health and medicine. Each essay includes multiple subheads including an opening Summary and Further Reading. The volume ends with a Glossary, Bibliography, and Subject Index. FREEAugust 2024 | One Volume; 300 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-63700-804-1 | Library Price: $165 Online Access NEW! FREEPRINCIPLES OF HEALTHPrinciples of Health: NEW! Occupational Therapy & Physical Therapy Occupational therapy and physical therapy are closely related fields, and practitioners often work in tandem. Occupational therapy involves developing, recovering, and maintaining the meaningful occupations or activities of individuals, groups, or entire communities; while physical therapy involves promoting, maintaining and restoring a persons wellbeing through examination, diagnosis, rehabilitation, and ongoing health promotion.This volume explores both professions and where they intersect, including the conditionsthey treat, methods of treatment, and the histories of both fields. Also discussed are the latest developments, techniques, and technologies within these fields.Readers will be introduced to such topics as Assessment Development & Testing, Assistive Technology, Complementary/Alternative Approaches, Early Intervention, Ethics, Fall Prevention, Injury Recovery & Prevention, Military Rehabilitation, Pain Management, Pediatric Therapy, Rehabilitation and HEALTHDisability, Sensory Integration and Processing, Spinal Cord Injury, and Traumatic Brain Injury. FREEEssays are comprehensive and accessible to high school students, undergraduates, andOnline Access NEW!general readers interested in learning more about the important areas of occupational and physical FREE therapy. Each essay includes multiple subheads including an opening Summary and Further Reading. The volume ends with a Glossary, Bibliography, and Subject Index.August 2023 | One Volume; 300 Pages | Print ISBN: 978-1-63700-479-1Library Price: $165GET ONLINE ACCESS(800) 221-1592 WITH YOUR PRINT BUY! www.salempress.com2023-467 Salem 2024 Catalog R8.indd 118 2023-12-19 2:12 PM'