Kicking Butts, Second Edition
Quit Smoking and Take Charge of Your Health
From the Experts at the American Cancer Society
A completely revised edition of a "quit smoking" classic! The new, award-winning edition includes the latest information on smoking-cessation products and offers a simple, proven approach to quitting smoking. Its easy-to-follow format will motivate you to quit, offering practical advice and tips to assure long-term success. No matter how long you've smoked, Kicking Butts can help.
List price: $8.95
National Health Information Award, Silver Medal: Health Promotion/Disease Prevention
National Indie Excellence Award, Winner: Self-Help--General
Written by Grace Hawthorne and Illustrated by Eileen Blyth
Healthy habits to last a lifetime! This read-along coloring & activity book is a fun and engaging book for children (ages 5 to 8) and adults alike. Healthy Me updates familiar fairy tales from various cultures and weaves in enjoyable healthy-living messages and fun activities throughout. Children are encouraged to develop healthy habits early a refreshing and thought-provoking way. The cover features a shiny mirror-like surface to reflect a happy, healthy child. Based on both the National Health Education Standards and American Cancer Society's guidelines, these stories support children and their caregivers in the effort to instill and practice habits for healthy living, and can complement health curriculum for students in kindergarten through second grade. Help make your child a Healthy Me.
List price: $6.95
No Thanks, but I'd Love to Dance
Choosing to Live Smoke Free
Written by Jackie Reimer
At last! A book that encourages children to live smoke free! This book encourages young children to make a healthy choice and not smoke. Whimsically illustrated, the book chronicles the life of Belle, who at six years old, was "best friends forever" with her Grandma Bee, who after years of smoking could no longer do the one thing they both liked best--to dance. Grandma Bee tells Belle how, when she was a young girl, a boy had offered her a cigarette at a school dance. She had said yes and become addicted. She teaches Belle the importance of not smoking.
List price: $14.95
The Tobacco Atlas, Fourth Edition
Written by Michael Eriksen, Judith Mackay and Hana Ross
"If there is anything you want to know about tobacco, you can find it in The Tobacco Atlas." [Bill Gates] The latest edition of this groundbreaking Atlas gives shape and meaning to statistics about tobacco use and control. Full-color maps and graphics illustrate in a clear and accessible format the wide range of tobacco issues, revealing similarities and differences between countries, and exposing the behavior of the tobacco industry. It also examines solutions and predicts the future course of the epidemic.
List price: $39.95
The Cancer Atlas, Second Edition
Written by Dr. Ahmedin Jemal, Dr. Paolo Vineis, Dr. Freddie Bray, Lindsey Torre, and Dr. David Forman. Forewords by John R. Seffrin, PhD, Cary Adams, and Christopher Wild, PhD
The essential reference in the global battle against cancer! The Cancer Atlas, Second Edition has brought together cancer control experts from around the world to present useful and understandable information to aid in the fight against cancer. This all-new edition represents a comprehensive global overview of information about the burden of cancer, associated risk factors, methods of prevention, and measures of control. It provides basic information on the global burden of cancer in a user-friendly and accessible form for cancer control advocates, government and public health agencies, and policymakers as well as patients, survivors, and the general public. This book is an invaluable tool to promote cancer prevention and control worldwide.
List price: $29.95