Diagnosing Your Health Symptoms For Dummies
Diagnosing Your Health Symptoms FD includes:
Part I: Spotting and Assessing Illness: The Basics
Chapter 1: Thinking about Medicine
Chapter 2: Dealing with Medical Problems
Chapter 3: Conducting a Symptom Check
Chapter 4: Looking for Out For Signs of Illness
Part II: Looking at Emergencies and ‘All-Over' Symptoms
Chapter 5: Coping with Medical Emergencies
Chapter 6: Approaching Non-Specific Symptoms
Chapter 7: Symptoms Affecting the Wider Body
Part III: From top to toe: looking at specific areas of the body
Chapter 8: Look at Me! Sussing Out Skin Problems
Chapter 9: Trouble at the Top: Symptoms Around the Head and Problems with the Senses
Chapter 10: Close to Your Heart: Exploring Chest Problems
Chapter 11: Untangling Tummy and Bowel Problems
Chapter 12: Getting Lower: Urinary and Other Disturbances ‘Down There'
Chapter 13: Bones and Groans
Part IV: Dealing with health problems in people close to you
Chapter 14: Spotting Illness in Your Baby
Chapter 15: Illness in Your Toddler or Pre-School Child
Chapter 16: Problems in Your School-Age Kids
Chapter 17: Dealing with Adolescent Problems
Chapter 18: Understanding Women's Troubles
Chapter 19: Looking at Some Specific Men's Issues
Chapter 20: Dealing with Common Later Life Problems
Part V: Spotting mental health problems
Chapter 21: Tackling Anxiety, Depression and Stress
Chapter 22: Approaching Unusual Thoughts and Behaviour
Chapter 23: Addressing Alcohol and Drug Problems
Part VI: The part of tens
Chapter 24: Ten First Aid Essentials: Helping Yourself and Others
Chapter 25: Ten Reliable Health Websites
Chapter 26: Ten Medical Tests you May Need
Glossary: 100 Useful Medical Terms
Part I: Spotting and Assessing Illness: The Basics.
Chapter 1: Understanding Your Health Problems.
Chapter 2: Conducting a Symptom Check.
Chapter 3: Looking Out for Signs of Illness.
Chapter 4: Managing Your Health Problems.
Part II: Looking at Emergencies and 'All-Over' Symptoms.
Chapter 5: Coping With Medical Emergencies.
Chapter 6: Approaching Non-Specifi c Symptoms.
Chapter 7: Covering Symptoms that Affect Your Wider Body.
Part III: Going From Top to Toe: Looking at Specific Areas of the Body.
Chapter 8: Sussing Out Skin Problems.
Chapter 9: Trouble at the Top: Head Symptoms and Problems with the Senses.
Chapter 10: Exploring Chest Problems.
Chapter 11: Untangling Tummy and Bowel Problems.
Chapter 12: Getting Lower: Urinary and Other Disturbances 'Down There'.
Chapter 13: Groaning Bones and Moaning Muscles.
Part IV: Dealing with Health Problems in Specific Groups.
Chapter 14: Spotting Illness in Your Newborn, Infant or Toddler.
Chapter 15: Assessing Illness in Your Pre-School Child.
Chapter 16: Identifying Health Problems in Your School-Age Children.
Chapter 17: Dealing With Teenage Health Troubles.
Chapter 18: Understanding Women's Troubles.
Chapter 19: Looking at Men's Issues.
Chapter 20: Dealing with Health Problems in Later Life.
Part V: Approaching Mental Health Problems and Addictive Behaviour.
Chapter 21: Tackling Depression, Stress and Anxiety.
Chapter 22: Considering Unusual Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviour.
Chapter 23: Addressing Addictive Behaviour and Substance Misuse.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 24: Ten (okay, Nine) Things to Know About First Aid.
Chapter 25: Ten Reliable Websites and Helplines.
Chapter 26: Ten Medical Tests You May Need.