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Author: Margaret Strock
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: treatment, cause, diagnosis, disease, alzheimers
Number of Pages: 37
Published: 1996-03-01
ISBN-10: 0788127837
ISBN-13: 9780788127830

Covers: what is Alzheimer's; the diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease; the search for the cause of Alzheimer's Disease; the treatment of Alzheimer's Disease; and hope for the future through research. Glossary, references, and sources of help. Illustrated. Also includes a 28-page guide, "Early Identification of Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias."

Author: V. Palya
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: disease, newcastle, vaccines, inactivated, gumboro, marek, manual, production
Number of Pages: 102
Published: 1991-06
ISBN-10: 9251029199
ISBN-13: 9789251029190

Author: W. A. Geering
Publisher: Food & Agriculture Org.
Keywords: contingency, plans, disease, mouth, foot, preparation
Number of Pages: 108
Published: 2002-01
ISBN-10: 9251048673
ISBN-13: 9789251048672

Foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is a highly contagious viral disease which is one of the most serious transboundary animal diseases. Although not a very lethal disease for adult animals, it can cause crippling socio-economic consequences, through high production and trade losses. This manual provides information on the nature of FMD, and on the options for its prevention, control and elimination. Guidelines are provided for individual countries threatened by FMD to formulate their overall national policy on control and eradication of a possible incursion of the disease.

Author: U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Publisher: GPO FCIC
Keywords: disease, heart
Number of Pages: 2
Published: 2009-01-01
ISBN-10: 1612210023
ISBN-13: 9781612210025

Heart disease is a leading cause of death in the U.S. Learn the signs of heart disease, including the "silent" symptoms, and get tips on how to lower your risk.

Author: Unknown
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: cracks, falling, disease, hiv, women
Number of Pages: 256
Published: 1992-05-01
ISBN-10: 1568064306
ISBN-13: 9781568064307

Focuses on three crucial interrelated issues associated with HIV disease in women: the AIDS case definition and its functions; research on disease progression or natural history of HIV in women; and access to disability benefits through the Social Security Administration. The incidence of AIDS is rising faster among women than any other group, yet women with HIV infection are falling through the cracks because their doctors don1t recognize that they have HIV disease. Graphs.

Author: Anne Brown Rodgers
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: disease, alzheimer, report, progress
Number of Pages: 150
Published: 2008-06
ISBN-10: 1428987843
ISBN-13: 9781428987845

A report by the Nat. Institute on Aging (NIA) which has primary responsibility for basic research in Alzheimerżs Disease as well as research aimed at finding ways to prevent & treat Alzheimerżs Disease. The NIAżs Alzheimerżs Disease research program is integral to one of its main goals, which is to enhance the quality of life of older people by expanding knowledge about the aging brain & nervous system. This ż2005-2006 Progress Report on Alzheimerżs Diseaseż summarizes recent Alzheimerżs Disease research conducted or supported by NIA. Illustrations.

Author: Lawrence J. Dyckman
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: areas, strengthen, prevention, efforts, regulatory, ban, cow, disease, improvements, feed, mad
Number of Pages: 62
Published: 2003-06
ISBN-10: 0756724589
ISBN-13: 9780756724580

Mad cow disease (BSE), is an always fatal, neuro-degenerative disease that has been found in many countries. Cattle contract the disease through animal feed (AF) that contains protein derived from the remains of diseased animals. The USDA & the FDA have primary responsibility for preventing the introduction of BSE-contaminated products into the U.S. & the spread of the disease. This report: assesses the effective. of Fed. actions to prevent BSE & ensure compliance with the AF ban; assesses the potential econ. impacts & health risks if BSE were to be found in U.S. cattle; & compares U.S. action
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