Kathy Steligo, a professional writer and breast cancer survivor, explains mastectomy and breast reconstruction procedures and potential outcomes in a friendly, straightforward way, highlighting pros and cons for specific procedures and offering practical advice. 251 pp.
A collection of food-allergy questions answered by an expert is a guide for anyone of any age who has food allergies. 279 pp.
"Menopause Matters" is a complete guide for improving a woman's physical and mental health from age 35 and on. 391 pp.
A comprehensive book by respected authorities on Parkinson's disease provides up-to-date information on all the issues, from symptoms, diagnosis and treatment—including detailed information on use of medications as well as diet, exercise and complementary therapies and surgery—to practical issues of insurance, employment and obtaining health care, and coping suggestions for both patients and caregivers. 326 pp.
Pregnancy is no longer a "delicate condition." Today's mom-to-be works, manages multiple commitments and wants to stay fit. For the first time, there's a guide that breaks down exercise and nutrition trimester-by-trimester. 278 pp.