Category Archives: Global Health Blog

Unwrap Holidays Savings at Tarascon.com

Now through December 22nd receive 20% off plus FREE shipping  on all print products at Tarascon.com. Sale items include, but are not limited to: Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia 2015 Classic Shirt-Pocket Edition Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2015 Deluxe Lab-Coat Edition Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2015 … Continue reading




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Now Available: 2015 Tarascon Interactive Catalog

The interactive version of the 2015 Tarascon Catalog is now available. This year’s edition includes: 2015 edition of the Pharmacopoeias New titles Mobile applications Bundle packages Related resources Discount code …and more View or download your copy today.




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New Arrivals: Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2015 Editions

The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2015 Editions continue the tradition as the leading pocket drug reference packed with vital drug information to help clinicians make better decisions at the point of care. The Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia® 2015 Classic Shirt-Pocket Edition, now updated … Continue reading




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New Microwave Helmet Can Help Diagnose Strokes

Swedish scientists from the Chalmers University of Technology, Sahlgrenska Academy, and Sahlgrenska University Hospital, have created a helmet that can quickly determine whether a patient has suffered a stroke and can determine if a clot or leaky vessel was the … Continue reading




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October is Health Literacy Month

October marks the 14th anniversary of Health Literacy Month, a grassroots initiative founded by award-winning Jones & Bartlett Learning author, Helen Osborne, to raise awareness about the need for more easily understandable health communication. This year’s theme is “Be a … Continue reading




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New Asthma Treatment May Help Patients Breathe a Bit Easier

Nearly 25 million Americans suffer from asthma, a chronic lung disease that inflames the airways and lungs, causing coughing, chest tightness and shortness of breath. Up to 20% of patients are unable to control their condition, leading to decreased lung … Continue reading




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New From JBL: The Jones & Bartlett Author’s Corner

Jones & Bartlett is pleased to announce the launch of  the Jones & Bartlett Learning Author’s Corner, a resource for prospective and new authors. The site contains the most up-to-date, general information on art development, manuscript submission, the publishing process, … Continue reading




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February 28th is Rare Disease Day

February 28th will mark the sixth annual Rare Disease Day which is meant to raise awareness for rare diseases and improve access to treatment and medical representation for patients and their families. The first observance was on February 29th, 2008, … Continue reading




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Controversial Avian Influenza (H5N1) Research Released

After months of deliberation, a controversial study from the Netherlands examining how the H5N1 virus – also known as avian influenza or bird flu, could be genetically altered and transmitted by mammals as an airborne pathogen was published last week. … Continue reading




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Botswana and Human Resources for Health – Part 2

This is the follow-up blog post from Tarascon Publishing Author, Matthew Dasco, MD, MSc.  Click here to read Part 1 of the Botswana and Human Resources for Health post. Part 2: The “push” factors and “pull” factors that drive health care … Continue reading




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