WorldCat Identities

Fries, James F.

Overview
Works: 83 works in 295 publications in 6 languages and 11,202 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  Life skills guides  Handbooks and manuals 
Roles: Author, Speaker, Editor, Contributor, Other
Classifications: RC81, 616.722
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about James F Fries
 
Most widely held works by James F Fries
Take care of yourself : the complete guide to medical self-care by Donald M Vickery( Book )

29 editions published between 1976 and 2013 in English and held by 1,199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guidelines for seeking health care, as well as flow-charts to aid in the home diagnosis of many common health complaints, and the level of action which the patient needs to take
Taking care of your child : a parent's illustrated guide to complete medical care by Robert H Pantell( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in English and held by 963 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers pregnancy, development, behavior, adoption, school, dental care, injuries, and medicines
Taking care of your child : a parents' guide to medical care by Robert H Pantell( Book )

16 editions published between 1977 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 871 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Guide to childhood illnesses
Vitality and aging : implications of the rectangular curve by James F Fries( Book )

10 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take care of yourself : a consumer's guide to medical care by Donald M Vickery( Book )

10 editions published between 1976 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthritis : a comprehensive guide by James F Fries( Book )

5 editions published between 1979 and 1986 in English and held by 536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive review of more than one hundred types of arthritis and the equally diverse treatments available evaluates the benefits and risks of surgery and medications and discusses arthritis-related health problems
The arthritis helpbook : what you can do for your arthritis by Kate Lorig( Book )

4 editions published between 1980 and 1983 in English and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthritis : a take care of yourself health guide for understanding your arthritis by James F Fries( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1999 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is your complete guide to the more than 100 types of arthritis and related conditions, such as fibromyalgia and gout. In clear language it explains the different ways that joints become painful, and all of the medications, operations, and other remedies available. It provides unique, easy-to-use decision charts
Arthritis : a comprehensive guide to understanding your arthritis by James F Fries( Book )

4 editions published between 1986 and 1990 in English and held by 413 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Take care of yourself : your personal guide to self-care & preventing illness by Donald M Vickery( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aging well : a guide for successful seniors by James F Fries( Book )

3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living well : taking care of your health in the middle and later years by James F Fries( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 2001 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains when symptoms require a doctor's attention and tells how to avoid disease while recommending keys to a healthy lifestyle
Take care of yourself : the consumer's guide to medical care by Donald M Vickery( Book )

12 editions published between 1979 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The world's bestselling health guide offers new material on the most recent critical health issues such as obesity, as well as additional new and updated information. Covering over 175 healthcare problems and symptoms, Take Care of Yourself is simple to use. Readers can look up their symptoms to locate an explanation of likely causes and possible home remedies, while diagrams show how to recognize problems and treat them, and decision charts advise when it's time to see a doctor. This comprehensive guide also covers emergencies, the 20 things everyone should keep in a home pharmacy, and how to
Cómo convivir con su artritis : una guía para una vida activa y saludable by Kate Lorig( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 2006 in French and Spanish and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A comprehensive handbook that describes various types of arthritis and fibromyalgia, suggesting ways to reduce pain, providing information on medications, and offering tips on overcoming fatigue and depression
Systemic lupus erythematosus : a clinical analysis by James F Fries( Book )

10 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Living well : taking care of yourself in the middle and later years by James F Fries( Book )

6 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Advances in medical care allow us to live longer, but to enjoy life we need to stay healthy. Completely revised and updated, Living Well presents a thorough but manageable program for keeping in good mental and physical shape as we grow older. In Part I, Dr. James Fries includes the most up-to-date medical information about how many diseases associated with aging-such as osteoarthritis, diabetes, and atherosclerosis-can be avoided or put off with the latest medication and alternative treatment options. Part II addresses many other challenges that people in their middle and later years face-from planning for retirement, to keeping your mind active, to maintaining a healthy sex life, to writing a will. Finally, Part III provides easy-to-use decision charts- on everything from hip pain to incontinence to diet and exercise-that quickly help determine whether professional intervention is necessary or whether home treatment will suffice. Comprehensive and accessible, Living Well is the essential reference for promoting a long, happy, and healthy life
Prognosis : contemporary outcomes of disease( Book )

7 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cuídate : una guía completa e ilustrada para el autocuidado médico by Donald M Vickery( Book )

3 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in Spanish and English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Arthritis and how to cope with it by James F Fries( Book )

2 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Take care of yourself : the complete guide to medical self-careTake care of yourself : your personal guide to self-care & preventing illness
Alternative Names
Fries, James

Fries, James 1938-

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Taking care of your child : a parent's illustrated guide to complete medical careTaking care of your child : a parents' guide to medical careTake care of yourself : a consumer's guide to medical careArthritis : a take care of yourself health guide for understanding your arthritisTake care of yourself : your personal guide to self-care & preventing illnessLiving well : taking care of your health in the middle and later yearsTake care of yourself : the consumer's guide to medical careCómo convivir con su artritis : una guía para una vida activa y saludable