Health & Well-Being

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Change, Challenge and School Nursing

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, National Children's Bureau

Drawing on a survey of almost three thousand pupils, this book looks at the health needs of young people and good practice in school nursing

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Experiences of Donor Conception

Parents, Offspring and Donors through the Years

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Drawing on the experiences of parents, offspring and donors and including her own and her family's story, this thought-provoking and informative book explores the process of donor conception. She provides practical suggestions as well as in-depth consideration of the emotional and ethical issues involved.

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A Guide to the Spiritual Dimension of Care for People with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementia

More than Body, Brain and Breath

Foreword by Albert Jewell
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This sensitive and informative book provides guidelines for pastoral visits to people with dementia, showing how to empathise with and support individuals during a visit. Emphasising the importance of retaining dignity and freedom of choice, it also presents practical advice and provides frameworks for leading worship for those with dementia.

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Build Your Own Life

A Self-Help Guide For Individuals With Asperger Syndrome

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Lawson guides others on the autism spectrum through the confusing map of life, tackling the building bricks of social existence one by one with humour, insight and practical suggestions. Exploring what it is like to be an adult in an alien world, she talks about how we relate to the people in our lives.

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Writing My Way Through Cancer

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Diagnosed with breast cancer in February 2000, poet and author Myra Schneider turned to her writing to help her come to terms with the experience. In this thoughtful and readable book, she illustrates how writing helped her through diagnosis, treatment and recovery as well as the change in self-image following her mastectomy.

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Calling the Shots

Childhood Vaccination One Family's Journey

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Mixing personal experience with factual research, Alexander examines vaccination and highlights some of the questions she believes should be at the forefront of parents' minds. This book aims to provide parents with the knowledge and curiosity needed to make an informed, confident decision about vaccination.

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