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Mayo Clinic Family Health Book

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[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us [mirror].de (120.13 MB)
MD5: 9beee5b44995236d388a16b866d72821
For System 7.0 - 7.6 - Mac OS 9
This app works with: SheepShaver, Basilisk II,

Mayo Clinic Family Health Book, version Mac 1.2 -- This is the CD-ROM edition of the classic home medical reference from the famous Mayo Clinic published for about thirty years. Version 1.2 is an adaptation from the first printed edition of 1990.

Excerpt from the "How to Use This Book" chapter:
"This book is about answers: Mayo Clinic Family Health Book is designed to provide you with the kind of authoritative, comprehensive, and reliable information you need to live a healthier life. (...)
The book consists of five divisions. Parts I, II, and III address normal human growth and development, the changes to expect, and strategies for avoiding illness and dealing with habits or emergencies that can threaten your health. Parts IV and V mainly concern disease, its diagnosis, treatment, and modern medical care."

The content of this digital book comprises texts, illustrations, narrations, and animations. Articles can be printed.

ISO file retrieved from the Internet Archive. No installation required. Just double-click on the icon "Family Health" on the mounted disc image.

Architecture: 68k

There is no information about minimum requirements inside the CD but it should run with a strong 68k processor and System 7, considering its release date.

QuickTime 1.5 or later is required.
Monitor must be set to 256 colors.

Tested with some issues on:
• Basilisk II for MacOSX w/System 7.5.5
[desktop colors could become very weird]
• SheepShaver for MacOSX w/MacOS 9.0.4
[animations can not be seen]