|In the Fall 2000, Addicus Books will release Living with P.C.O.S—-Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, by Angela Boss and Evelina Sterling. The book will be the first trade title to cover P.C.O.S. a form of infertility that affects an estimated 10 to 15 million women of childbearing age.
Addicus Books has also signed Paul Ruggieri, M.D., for Colorectal Cancer-—A Patient’s Guide to Treatment. The book is scheduled for a Spring 2001 release. Dr. Ruggieri, is also author of The Surgery Handbook—A Guide to Understanding Your Operation (Addicus Books 1999). The surgery book was reviewed in the March Booklist Magazine, which praised the book for "introducing patients and families to the basics of surgery and the hospital routine."