Salem Health: Community & Family Health Issues, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1682173380
  • ISBN-13: 9781682173381
  • DDC: 613
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 1500 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released December 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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This resource provides over 900 understandable, clearly-written articles on a wide variety of community and family health topics. Written by experts from the healthcare and social services fields, articles provide helpful guidance on conditions, treatments, trends and issues facing children, families, and economically, physically or mentally disadvantaged members of the community. It is a helpful tool for those in need of support services, as well as their families, medical professionals, teachers, social workers, mental health professionals, and hospice providers.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Publisher's Note.
1: Abandoned Children.
2: Abused Parents.
3: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome: Dementia Complex in Older Adults.
4: Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome: Children & Adolescents.
5: Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome: Older Adults.
6: Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome: Risk Factors.
7: Adolescent Hmong: Providing Culturally Competent Care.
8: Adoption Disruption: Legal Issues in the United States.
9: Adoption Disruption: Psychosocial Effects on Children.
10: Adoption: Access to Birth Records.
11: Adoption: An Overview.
12: Adult Day Care Services: An Overview.
13: Agoraphobia.
14: Aid in Dying: Physician-Assisted.
15: Alcohol Abuse: Adolescence.
16: Alcohol Abuse: During Pregnancy.
17: Alcohol Abuse: Older Adults.
18: Alcohol Use Disorder: Women.
19: Alzheimer's Disease: Support for Caregivers.
20: Antisocial Personality Disorder.
21: Anxiety Disorders: Adolescents.
22: Anxiety Disorders: An Overview.
23: Anxiety Disorders: Children.
24: Anxiety Disorders: Health-related.
25: Asperger's Syndrome in Adults.
26: Asperger's Syndrome in Children & Adolescents.
27: Asthma in Adults: Healthcare Costs.
28: Asthma in Childhood: Early Risk Factors.
29: Asthma in Children: Early Risk Factors.
30: Asthma in Children & Adolescents: Influence of Emotional Factors.
31: Asthma in Children & Adolescents: Family Support.
32: Asthma in Children: Healthcare Costs.
33: Asthma: Patients at High Risk for Severe Effects.
34: Asthma in Children & Adolescents: An Overview.
35: Attachment-Based Therapy.
36: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Children.
37: Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children.
38: Autism Spectrum Disorder in Children: Effects on the Family.
39: Autism Spectrum Disorder in Adults.
40: Avoidant Personality Disorder.
41: Bacterial Vaginosis: Risk Factors.
42: Bariatric Surgery: Healthcare Costs.
43: Biological Fathers & Relationships with Their Children.
44: Biological Father-Child Relations: Paternal Incarceration.
45: Biological Father-Child Relations: Paternal Migration.
46: Bipolar Disorder: An Overview.
47: Bipolar Disorder in Children & Adolescents.
48: Bipolar Disorder in Women.
49: Bipolar Disorder: Pharmacological Treatment.
50: Bipolar Disorder: Treatment.
51: Bisexual Adults: Psychosocial Issues.
52: Black Americans & Poverty: Psychosocial Issues.
53: Blindness & Visual Impairment in Children: Issues for Parents.
54: Borderline Personality Disorder: An Overview.
55: Borderline Personality Disorder in Children & Adolescents.
56: Breast Cancer in Women: Effect on the Family.
57: Breast Cancer Screening: Women at High Risk.
58: Breastfeeding & Postpartum Depression.
59: Breastfeeding & the Risk of Developing Breast Cancer.
60: Breastfeeding: Factors That Affect Initiation & Duration.
61: Breastfeeding: Global Trends & Practices.
62: Breastfeeding: Maternal Use of Psychotropic Drugs.
63: Breastfeeding: Relationship to Childhood Obesity.
64: Breastfeeding: Smoking & Breastfeeding.
65: Breastfeeding: Weaning.
66: Breastfeeding: Working Mothers.
67: Brief Psychotic Disorder.
68: Bulimia Nervosa.
69: Carcinoma, Hepatocellular: Healthcare Costs.
70: Caregivers, Male.
71: Caregivers, Nonprofessional: Psychosocial Aspects of End-of-Life Care.
72: Caregivers, Nonprofessional: Racial, Ethnic & Economic Factors.
73: Case Management: Clients with Mental Illness.
74: Cervical Cancer: Risk Factors.
75: Child Maltreatment & Foster Care: Military Families.
76: Child Maltreatment: Overview.
77: Child Maltreatment: Children with Developmental Disabilities.
78: Child Maltreatment: Neglect.
79: Child Maltreatment: Physical Abuse.
80: Child Maltreatment: Reporting.
81: Child Maltreatment: Reunification with Biological Parents.
82: Child Maltreatment: Sexual.
83: Child Maltreatment: Adult Female Survivors.
84: Child Maltreatment: Sexual—Female Children & Adolescents.
85: Child Pornography: Offenders.
86: Child Pornography: Victims.
87: Child Welfare: Children with Developmental Disabilities.
88: Children of Incarcerated Parents: An Overview.
89: Children of Incarcerated Parents: Custody Issues.
90: Children of Incarcerated Parents: Psychosocial Issues.
91: Children of Single Mothers: Well-Being.
92: Children with Developmental Disabilities: An Overview.
93: Children with Developmental Disabilities: Foster Care & Adoption.
94: Clients Who Identify as Deaf: Providing Culturally Competent Care.
95: Clients with Dementia: Support for Caregivers.
96: Colorectal Carcinoma: Risk Factors.
97: Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Paraphilic Type—Voyeuristic Disorder.
98: Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Paraphilic Type.
99: Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Paraphilic Type—Exhibitionism.
100: Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Paraphilic Type—Fetishism.
101: Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Paraphilic Type—Pedophilia.
102: Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Paraphilic Type—Sexual Masochism.
103: Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Paraphilic Type—Sexual Sadism.
104: Compulsive Sexual Behavior: Paraphilic Type—Transvestic Disorder.
105: Coronary Artery Disease: Nonmodifiable Risk Factors.
106: Coronary Artery Disease: Novel (Nontraditional) Cardiac Risk Factors.
107: Custody of Children: Divorce.
108: Custody of Children: Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Parents.
109: Date Rape.
110: Delirium.
111: Delusional Disorder: Grandiose Subtype.
112: Delusional Disorder: Persecutory Subtype.
113: Dementia: Impact on Nonprofessional Caregivers.
114: Dementia: Palliative Care.
115: Dependent Personality Disorder.
116: Depression & Spirituality.
117: Depression in Adolescence: An Overview.
118: Depression in Adolescence: Black Adolescents.
119: Depression in Adolescence: Korean American Adolescents.
120: Depression in Adolescence: Smoking.
121: Depression: Healthcare Costs.
122: Diabetes Education: Healthcare Costs.
123: Diabetes Mellitus, Gestational.
124: Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 in Adults.
125: Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 in Children Aged 0-12 Years.
126: Diabetes Mellitus Type 1 in Adolescents.
127: Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 in Adults.
128: Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 in Children 0–12 Years.
129: Diabetes Mellitus Type 2 in Older Adults.
130: Diabetes Mellitus Type 2: Ethnic & Demographic Risk Disparities.
131: Diabetes Mellitus Type 2: Hypertension Risk.
132: Diabetes Mellitus Type 2: Risk in Psychiatric Conditions.
133: Diabetes Mellitus: Risk of Development Associated with Birth Weight & Early Childhood Growth.
134: Diabetic Drug Management: Healthcare Costs.
135: Diabetic Foot Management: Healthcare Costs.
136: Dietary Fat and Risk of Cancer.
137: Distress Screening in Patients with Cancer.
138: Divorce: An Overview.
139: Divorce: Psychosocial Effects on Children.
140: Divorce: Psychosocial Effects on Men.
141: Divorce: Psychosocial Effects on Women.