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Home cures, confusing sicknesses, and examining sick people

Click on the PDF file below to see the Contents of Chapters 1-3, focusing on:

Chapter 1. Home Cures and Popular Beliefs

Home Cures and Popular Beliefs

Chapter 2. Sicknesses that are Often Confused

Sicknesses that are Often Confused

Chapter 3. How to Examine a Sick Person

Chapter 3. How to Examine a Sick Person

Taking care of the sick and the use/misuse of medicines

These six chapters are divided up into the following:

  • Chapter 4: How to Take Care of a Sick Person
  • Chapter 5: Healing Without Medicines
  • Chapter 6: Right and Wrong Use of Modern Medicines
  • Chapter 7: Antibiotics: What They Are and How to Use Them
  • Chapter 8: How to Measure and Give Medicine
  • Chapter 9: Instructions and Precautions for Injections

First aid, nutrition, and prevention

Chapters 10-12 are devoted to the following:

  • Chapter 10: First Aid
  • Chapter 11: Nutrition: What to Eat to be Healthy
  • Chapter 12: Prevention: How to Avoid Many Sicknesses

Common sicknesses, serious illnesses, skin problems

Contents of Chapters 13-15 include the following:

  • Chapter 13: Some Very Common Sicknesses
  • Chapter: 14: Serious Illnesses that Need Special Medical Attention
  • Chapter 15: Skin Problems

The eyes, teeth, gums, mouth, urinary system, and information for mothers and midwives

These chapters include the following:

  • Chapter 16: The Eyes
  • Chapter 17: The Teeth, Gums,and Mouth
  • Chapter 18: The Urinary System and the Genitals
  • Chapter 19: Information for Mothers and Midwives
    More of Chapter 19 is included in the next section

Family planning and health/sicknesses of children

Chapters 20 and 21 include the following:

  • Chapter 20: Family Planning - Having the Number of Children You Want
  • Chapter 21: Health and Sicknesses of Children

The elderly, the medicine kit, important tables, new information, vocabulary, and index

This final section is just about the most important:

  • Chapter 22: Health and Sicknesses of Older People
  • Chapter 23: The Medicine Kit
  • Chapter 24: The Green Pages - The Uses, Dosage, and Precautions for Medicines
  • The Blue Pages: New Information (Extensive offerings including AIDS, special care for babies, ear wax, Leishmaniasis, Guinea worm,emergencies caused by cold, measuring blood pressure, poisoning, complications from abortion, drug abuse and addiction)

Questions & Answers

Is there any normative that regulates the use of silver nanoparticles?
Damian Reply
what king of growth are you checking .?
What fields keep nano created devices from performing or assimulating ? Magnetic fields ? Are do they assimilate ?
Stoney Reply
why we need to study biomolecules, molecular biology in nanotechnology?
Adin Reply
yes I'm doing my masters in nanotechnology, we are being studying all these domains as well..
what school?
biomolecules are e building blocks of every organics and inorganic materials.
anyone know any internet site where one can find nanotechnology papers?
Damian Reply
sciencedirect big data base
Introduction about quantum dots in nanotechnology
Praveena Reply
what does nano mean?
Anassong Reply
nano basically means 10^(-9). nanometer is a unit to measure length.
do you think it's worthwhile in the long term to study the effects and possibilities of nanotechnology on viral treatment?
Damian Reply
absolutely yes
how to know photocatalytic properties of tio2 nanoparticles...what to do now
Akash Reply
it is a goid question and i want to know the answer as well
characteristics of micro business
for teaching engĺish at school how nano technology help us
Do somebody tell me a best nano engineering book for beginners?
s. Reply
there is no specific books for beginners but there is book called principle of nanotechnology
what is fullerene does it is used to make bukky balls
Devang Reply
are you nano engineer ?
fullerene is a bucky ball aka Carbon 60 molecule. It was name by the architect Fuller. He design the geodesic dome. it resembles a soccer ball.
what is the actual application of fullerenes nowadays?
That is a great question Damian. best way to answer that question is to Google it. there are hundreds of applications for buck minister fullerenes, from medical to aerospace. you can also find plenty of research papers that will give you great detail on the potential applications of fullerenes.
what is the Synthesis, properties,and applications of carbon nano chemistry
Abhijith Reply
Mostly, they use nano carbon for electronics and for materials to be strengthened.
is Bucky paper clear?
carbon nanotubes has various application in fuel cells membrane, current research on cancer drug,and in electronics MEMS and NEMS etc
so some one know about replacing silicon atom with phosphorous in semiconductors device?
s. Reply
Yeah, it is a pain to say the least. You basically have to heat the substarte up to around 1000 degrees celcius then pass phosphene gas over top of it, which is explosive and toxic by the way, under very low pressure.
Do you know which machine is used to that process?
how to fabricate graphene ink ?
for screen printed electrodes ?
What is lattice structure?
s. Reply
of graphene you mean?
or in general
in general
Graphene has a hexagonal structure
On having this app for quite a bit time, Haven't realised there's a chat room in it.
what is biological synthesis of nanoparticles
Sanket Reply
how did you get the value of 2000N.What calculations are needed to arrive at it
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