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1. Heavy Metals and Human Health

By Simone Morais, Fernando Garcia e Costa and Maria de Lourdes Pereira

Part of book: Environmental Health - Emerging Issues and Practice

2. Gender Differences in Food Choice and Dietary Intake in Modern Western Societies

By Claudia Arganini, Anna Saba, Raffaella Comitato, Fabio Virgili and Aida Turrini

Part of book: Public Health - Social and Behavioral Health

3. The Therapeutic Benefits of Essential Oils

By Abdelouaheb Djilani and Amadou Dicko

Part of book: Nutrition, Well-Being and Health


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1. Volunteering in Palliative Care in France: “A Tough Job”; Patient, Family, Caregiver, and Volunteer Perspectives

By Yaël Tibi-Lévy and Martine Bungener

Part of book: Highlights on Several Underestimated Topics in Palliative Care

2. Factors Affecting the Attitudes of Women toward Family Planning

By Nazli Sensoy, Yasemin Korkut, Selcuk Akturan, Mehmet Yilmaz, Canan Tuz and Bilge Tuncel

Part of book: Family Planning

3. Leadership Styles in Nursing

By Serpil Çelik Durmuş and Kamile Kırca

Part of book: Nursing - New Perspectives

4. Health Care Waste Management – Public Health Benefits, and the Need for Effective Environmental Regulatory Surveillance in Federal Republic of Nigeria

By Nkechi Chuks Nwachukwu, Frank Anayo Orji and Ositadinma Chinyere Ugbogu

Part of book: Current Topics in Public Health

5. The Role of Legumes in Human Nutrition

By Yvonne Maphosa and Victoria A. Jideani

Part of book: Functional Food - Improve Health through Adequate Food

6. Introductory Chapter: Bio-Psychosocial Model of Health

By Simon George Taukeni

Part of book: Psychology of Health - Biopsychosocial Approach

7. Healthcare Coverage and Affordability in Nigeria: An Alternative Model to Equitable Healthcare Delivery

By Alex E. Asakitikpi

Part of book: Universal Health Coverage

8. Insecticide Resistance in Malaria Vectors: An Update at a Global Scale

By Jacob M. Riveron, Magellan Tchouakui, Leon Mugenzi, Benjamin D. Menze, Mu-Chun Chiang and Charles S. Wondji

Part of book: Towards Malaria Elimination - A Leap Forward

9. The Global Burden and Perspectives on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) and the Prevention, Data Availability and Systems Approach of NCDs in Low-resource Countries

By Melkamu Kassa and Jeanne Grace

Part of book: Public Health in Developing Countries - Challenges and Opportunities

10. Family Planning Services in Africa: The Successes and Challenges

By Alhaji A Aliyu

Part of book: Family Planning