Industrial Safety and Health Management (6th Edition)

Industrial Safety and Health Management (6th Edition)

Industrial Safety And Health Management is ideal for senior/graduate-level courses in Industrial Safety, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Technology, and Operations Management. It is useful for industrial engineers.

 

Unique in approach, Industrial Safety and Health Management, 6th Edition combines — in one volume — an exploration of the time-tested concepts and techniques of safety and health management, a modern perspective on compliance with mandatory standards for workplace safety and health, and a variety of solved problems, case studies, and exercises. It provides reasons, explanations, and illustrations of the hazard mechanisms that form the underlying basis for the volumes of detailed standards for workplace safety and health.


The new edition focuses on more of the real issues future safety and health practitioners will encounter, such as dealing with enforcement, protecting workers from ergonomic hazards, and accommodating the latest advances in process technology.

Industrial Safety And Health Management is ideal for senior/graduate-level courses in Industrial Safety, Industrial Engineering, Industrial Technology, and Operations Management. It is useful for industrial engineers.

 

Unique in approach, Industrial Safety and Health Management, 6th Edition combines — in one volume — an exploration of the time-tested concepts and techniques of safety and health management, a modern perspective on compliance with mandatory standards for workplace safety and health, and a variety of solved problems, case studies, and exercises. It provides reasons, explanations, and illustrations of the hazard mechanisms that form the underlying basis for the volumes of detailed standards for workplace safety and health.


The new edition focuses on more of the real issues future safety and health practitioners will encounter, such as dealing with enforcement, protecting workers from ergonomic hazards, and accommodating the latest advances in process technology.

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PBS Kids Play 2nd Edition

PBS Kids Play 2nd Edition

  • Featuring Curious George, Thomas & Friends, Dinosaur Train, Sid the Science Kid and more!
  • Unlimited access for up to 4 children including 150 PBS KIDS episodes on demand
  • 50+ interactive games that build on 25+ essential skills for school readiness
  • Meets educational standards for early childhood
  • IMPORTANT: This product provides a 90-day subscription to the games, activities and TV episodes on PBS KIDS PLAY! Access to the games and activities on this CD-ROM will expire after 90 days unless you subscribe to PBS KIDS PLAY! online. The contents of the bonus DVD and printed materials will not expire.

PBS KIDS PLAY! lets children interact with their favorite PBS KIDS characters in an educational and save learning environment through an online service.  Get unlimited access to games and activities for up to 4 kids that build important skills in math, science, language, creativity, healthy living and more!

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Richardson, Margaret R.’s Managing Worker Safety and Health for Excellence (Occupational Health & Safety) 1st (first) edition by Richardson, Margaret R. published by Wiley [Hardcover] (1997)

Richardson, Margaret R.’s Managing Worker Safety and Health for Excellence (Occupational Health & Safety) 1st (first) edition by Richardson, Margaret R. published by Wiley [Hardcover] (1997)

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Understanding the U.S. Health Services System, 3rd Edition

Understanding the U.S. Health Services System, 3rd Edition

This comprehensive book is the definitive text on how the U.S. health services system is organized and financed. Ideal for survey classes in health administration, public health, public administration, allied health and related programs, the text addresses each aspect of system organization, management, financing, resource production, and delivery components. Students will learn about: * The needs that drive the system-including access to care * The role of the public and private sectors * The planning, administration, legislation, and regulation of services * The financing of the system-including the role of public and social health insurance * The resources need for system operation-including work force, facilities, and technology * How the delivery system works-including the continuum of care and quality of care * The measurement of system outcomes A complimentary instructor’s manual is available to instructors who adopt the book for classroom use. Includes chapter summaries, exercises (including distance learning exercises), discussion questions, and suggestions for future reading.

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American Heart Association Low-Salt Cookbook, 4th Edition: A Complete Guide to Reducing Sodium and Fat in Your Diet (AHA, American Heart Association Low-Salt Cookbook)

American Heart Association Low-Salt Cookbook, 4th Edition: A Complete Guide to Reducing Sodium and Fat in Your Diet (AHA, American Heart Association Low-Salt Cookbook)

Whether you have heart-health problems now or want to avoid having them in the future, keeping your sodium intake low is one of the best ways to help your heart. In this revised and expanded fourth edition of the American Heart Association Low-Salt Cookbook, the association shows that a low-sodium diet can be not only good for your health but also full of flavor.

Including everything from appetizers and soups to entrées and desserts, American Heart Association Low-Salt Cookbook, 4th Edition, offers more than 200 delicious low-sodium recipes—more than 50 of them brand-new to this edition. Whether you are in the mood for a beloved classic or a new favorite, you will find just the dish to please your palate.

Looking for a less salty snack? Try Baked Veggie Chips served with Hot and Smoky Chipotle-Garlic Dip. Craving something hearty and full of flavor? Slow-Cooker Moroccan Chicken with Orange Couscous is an ideal low-sodium fix-it-and-forget-it meal. For a Sunday-night family dinner, try Three-Cheese Lasagna with Swiss Chard. And for your sweet tooth? Whip up Peach and Blueberry Cobbler or Rice Pudding with Caramelized Bananas for a special treat.

With this book in hand, you’ll be armed with nutrition numbers for every recipe and the latest American Heart Association dietary information, as well as the how-tos for avoiding hidden sodium, shopping smart, and using healthy cooking techniques. You’ll also find useful resources such as a sodium tracker, a no-sodium seasoning guide, a list of common high-sodium foods, ingredient substitutions, and serving suggestions for each of the food groups.

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How to Eat Better- Healthy Eating Recipes, Plans and ways to Eat Healthy in an Evolving World: Limited Edition

Everyone wants to look and feel their best. That’s precisely the reason why nutrition is so important! This book will help you to start understanding the fundamentals of nutrition and why it has such an important impact on your life. Feel better from the inside out and shed those pesky pounds. It is never too late to decide to eat healthy, so let this book show you a few tactics to get started today! In it you’ll find:

How to learn to eat better even if you are picky
How to convince your friends and loved ones to eat better
How to motivate yourself to eat better
How to start eating better now and keeping it that way
How to explain to children the importance of eating better
How to discipline yourself to eat better
How to eat better while maintaining the same amount of calories
Examples of healthy breakfasts, lunch, dinners and snacks to have when trying to eat better

By taking the appropriate steps, and placing the requisite amout of importance on the things you eat, you will reap the benefits of a healthy lifestyle effortlessly, and this book will be an important resource to help you accomplish this.

Everyone wants to look and feel their best. That’s precisely the reason why nutrition is so important! This book will help you to start understanding the fundamentals of nutrition and why it has such an important impact on your life. Feel better from the inside out and shed those pesky pounds. It is never too late to decide to eat healthy, so let this book show you a few tactics to get started today! In it you’ll find:

How to learn to eat better even if you are picky
How to convince your friends and loved ones to eat better
How to motivate yourself to eat better
How to start eating better now and keeping it that way
How to explain to children the importance of eating better
How to discipline yourself to eat better
How to eat better while maintaining the same amount of calories
Examples of healthy breakfasts, lunch, dinners and snacks to have when trying to eat better

By taking the appropriate steps, and placing the requisite amout of importance on the things you eat, you will reap the benefits of a healthy lifestyle effortlessly, and this book will be an important resource to help you accomplish this.

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DietMaster 2100 Plus Nutrition Software – Performance Edition Diet Software, Awarded 2011 Best Diet Software – Top Ten Reviews

  • Loaded with ready-to-print performance meal plans & grocery lists for the amateur athlete
  • Log food intake and log exercise to calculate calorie consumed vs. burned.
  • Food database contains 13,000 selections including fast foods and coffee, or add your favorites.
  • Keep track of body symmetry measurements, body weight and body fat.
  • Rank and track your overall fitness condition with the Fitness Assessment Module

DietMaster 2100 is like having your own private sports nutrition counselor! Enter your personal profile to calculate your calorie needs and select from ready-to-print performance meal plans and grocery lists designed by our team of professional athletes and registered dietitians. DietMaster 2100 also provides you the ability to analyze your eating habits to identify caloric intake and nutrient deficiencies. Set your goal weight and estimate the date you will reach your goal. Track your body symmetry measurements including arms, shoulders, waist, hips, thighs and more. Use the Body Composition screen to save historical body weight and body fat data and graph progress over 3 months, six months or one year. The new DietMaster 2100 Plus edition includes a Fitness Assessment Module for evaluating ones overall fitness condition including cardiovascular, flexibility, strength and body composition. Registered Dietitians note about the meals included in this program: The performance menus provide high quality whole grain and vegetable foods for optimum performance needs. The average macronutrient ratio for the 7-day period is 60% carbohydrates, 20% protein and 20% fat. The templates also offer a daily average intake of 40 grams of dietary fiber. High fiber levels will minimize body fat storage and stabilize glucose thus stabilizing blood sugar levels within the body to maximize sustained energy levels. *IMPORTANT: DietMaster 2100 series of products is NOT designed for professional use. Specific personal profile data cannot be changed once entered (e.g. birth date, gender).

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Quick & Healthy Recipes and Ideas : For People Who Say They Don’t Have Time to Cook Healthy Meals, 1st Edition

Quick & Healthy Recipes and Ideas : For People Who Say They Don’t Have Time to Cook Healthy Meals, 1st Edition

The third edition (pub date: 2008) of this award-winning bestseller (over 500,000 sold) offers more help for health-conscious people who have little time to plan and cook. The 20 weeks of dinner menus, each with a grocery list, sets this apart from previous editions, as well as other cookbooks. Perfect for anyone with heart disease, diabetes or wanting to control their weight.
o Over 200 quick-to prepare, low-fat recipes that appeal to all members of the family
o Practical nutrition information as well as time-saving ideas; recommended foods; tips to reduce fat, cholesterol and sodium; quick meal ideas that don’t require a recipe; recipes listed by grams of carbohydrate; food exchanges for weight loss and diabetes; lots of menus and grocery lists; and much more!
o Recommended in O, The Oprah Magazine.
o This is one cookbook dietitians and physicians are recommending to all their patients.
o Quick & Healthy Recipes and Ideas is a Benjamin Franklin Award winner
Note: A previous edition (2cnd) was titled Quick & Healthy Low-fat Carb Conscious Cooking.

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Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions:Self Management of Heart Disease, Arthritis, Diabetes, Asthma, Bronchitis, Emphysema and others (Third Edition)

Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Conditions:Self Management of Heart Disease, Arthritis, Diabetes, Asthma, Bronchitis, Emphysema and others (Third Edition)

Filled with hundreds of tips, suggestions, and strategies, this guide offers practical medical solutions in clear language. It explains how to develop and maintain exercise and nutrition programs, manage symptoms, determine when to seek medical help, work effectively with doctors, properly use medications and minimize side effects, find community resources, discuss the illness with family and friends, and tailor social activities for particular conditions. Written by six medical professionals, this book encourages an individual approach to the process, with the ultimate goal being greater self-management. Originally based on a five-year study conducted at Stanford University with hundreds of volunteers, this work has grown to include the feedback of medical professionals and thousands of people with chronic conditions all over the world.

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