Investing in the Health and Well-Being of Young Adults
by R.J. Bonnie, C. Stroud, H. Breiner (eds.)
Publisher: National Academies Press 2015
Number of pages: 503
The book describes what is meant by the term young adulthood, who young adults are, what they are doing, and what they need. This study recommends actions that non-profit programs and federal, state, and local agencies can take to help young adults make a successful transition from adolescence to adulthood.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
- World Health Organization
WHO is launching a global report on chronic diseases, which presents the latest scientific information and makes the case for increased and urgent action for chronic disease prevention and control. The report reviews the burden of chronic diseases.
by Daniel M. Fox - University of California Press
During most of this century, American health policy has emphasized caring for acute conditions rather than managing chronic illness. In this book, Daniel Fox offers a forceful argument for fundamental change in national health care priorities.
by G. Graffigna, S. Barello, S. Triberti - De Gruyter Open
Patient engagement is a key priority today to innovate healthcare services delivery and to make it more effective. The experience of engagement is a key qualifier of the exchange between the demand and the supply process of healthcare services.
by M. Osterweis, A. Kleinman, D. Mechanic - National Academies Press
This volume covers the epidemiology and physiology of pain; psychosocial contributions to pain and illness behavior; promising ways of assessing and measuring chronic pain; clinical aspects of prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation.