openPR Logo
Press release

Smallpox Threat – Author Explores the Risks in Medical Thriller - Sledgehammer

07-28-2006 11:38 AM CET | Health & Medicine

Press release from: Virtual Word Publishing

/ PR Agency: Virtual Word Publishing
Dr. Paulo Reyes knows firsthand about life in the emergency room. Born in San Joaquin Valley, he’s a practicing Emergency Room doctor in Los Angeles with 25 years experience in ER medicine and internal medicine and a first responder for one of the busiest cities in California. That’s why when he decided to write a book about a smallpox threat in a California ER, it was a natural fit.

The book, Sledgehammer (ISBN #097713870-4, Virtual Word Publishing) is a gripping medical thriller about a terrorist who comes into a Los Angeles ER with symptoms of smallpox. Plans are for terrorists to spread the particularly aggressive form of smallpox; Sledgehammer Smallpox, into several sports arenas, airports and shopping malls to maximize its deadly effects.

In Sledgehammer, the lead character, Max Kroose, an intuitive ER physician who suspects the bioterrorism plot but is faced with convincing the hospital administration and the public health care system about the presence of this deadly disease and the need to vaccinate the American public. It’s a page turning, “stay-up-all-night and finish it” book that has received numerous 5 star reviews including those from Midwest Review, Heartland Review and American Reporter. In fact, Joe Shea of the American Reporter states, “Sledgehammer" is a gripping, powerful portrait of an American emergency room physician encountering the "index" case of a national bioterrorist attack by Islamic terrorists … It is probably the best bio-warfare thriller of the dozen-odd I've read in the past 10 years.”

In reality, how big a threat is smallpox? Dr. Reyes believes there exists a real danger today, especially with the rising tensions in the Middle East and the fear of biochemical threats from terrorists. Dr. Reyes supports voluntary vaccinations to protect us from smallpox bioterrorist attacks and his website offers current news and updates on smallpox and other events, http://www.pauloreyes.com.

Dr. Reyes has also authored Health-Care Reform or Redistribution of Cost? Reyes has also participated in various disaster relief efforts in California including the Mexicana crash in 1986, the last major earthquake in L.A. in 1994 and the influenza epidemic 1997-1998.

For those looking for a thriller for their summer time reading, stop by Reyes’ site at http://www.pauloreyes.com and catch the summer savings of his book for only $9.95. Also, available at Amazon and leading online bookstores.

Diana Ennen
diana@pauloreyes.com
954-971-4025
http://www.pauloreyes.com

This release was published on openPR.

Permanent link to this press release:

Copy
Please set a link in the press area of your homepage to this press release on openPR. openPR disclaims liability for any content contained in this release.

You can edit or delete your press release Smallpox Threat – Author Explores the Risks in Medical Thriller - Sledgehammer here

News-ID: 10343 • Views: 1891

More Releases from Virtual Word Publishing

PR in Today’s Economy – Businesses Learning to Master PR Themselves
Today's economy has made more and more businesses forego marketing because of economic concerns. At a time when businesses should be doing more marketing, many are losing clients and sales because of the expense of hiring a PR professional or losing the assistance of a marketing department due to budget cuts. Fortunately, on February 1 that changes. Beginning on that date, authors and businesses will be able
New Financial Book Shines Spotlight on Helping Generation Y Achieve Financial In …
(October, 2010) Ready to achieve financial independence and financial security? Who isn’t these days? The problem is it has never been more difficult. The economy has most just getting by financially and few able to save or think about investments. That is, until now. The recently released book, Moneylicious: A Financial Clue for Generation Y, http://www.moneyliciousbook.com by Ornella Grosz takes on the tough issues
CBS 4 News Explores Thriving Virtual Assistant Industry - The Solution to a Gloo …
Margate, FL (September, 2008) With the downturn in the economy and pink slips a way of life today, more and more are turning to working at home. In fact, CBS4 News recently did a segment entitled “Working From Home Can Rake in Big Bucks” http://cbs4.com/consumer/economy.job.home.2.792216.html in which it features the thriving virtual assistant industry and how becoming a virtual assistant can be the solution so many are looking
Entrepreneur Captures Attention in Family Circle Magazine
Margate, FL (January, 2008) Diana Ennen knows what it takes to work at home, having done so since 1985. Ennen was among the pioneers in the work-at-home industry when starting a word processing business, but back in those days, it wasn’t as easy to get started. The Internet wasn’t as commonplace and work-at-home moms (and dads) had to learn from trial and error. Research on how to start a business

All 5 Releases


More Releases for Reyes

"On The Edge" - A Message of Love to Support the Community by Reyen Reyes and Ce …
A Message of Love and Support to the Artist Community on the New Single "On The Edge" by Reyen Reyes and Ariel Cervantes. New York, NY - USA | October 12, 2020 -- An inspiring new track: “ON THE EDGE” included on the new “Face Everything and Rise EP” album, music and lyrics recorded by the mexican producer Ariel Cervantes and the talented singer/song-writer Reyen Reyes from the Philippines in collaboration
Boxing Gloves Market Size 2017 - Everlast, Fairtex, Topking, TITLE Boxing, INDUS …
Boxing Gloves Market Research Report A market study ” Global Boxing Gloves Market ” examines the performance of the Boxing Gloves market Size 2017. It encloses an in-depth Research of the Boxing Gloves market state and the competitive landscape globally. This report analyzes the potential of Boxing Gloves market in the present and the future prospects from various angles in detail. The Global Boxing Gloves Market 2017 report includes Boxing Gloves
Global Boxing Gloves Sales Market 2017 - Topking, Fairtex, Everlast, TITLE Boxin …
The report Global Boxing Gloves Sales Industry 2017 is a professional, in-depth study that includes insights extracted from complex information, which clients can use for their business advantage. A large volume of precise, reliable market data has been distilled into clear and actionable insight for clients so that they can formulate their plans or make crucial business decisions with precision. The report begins with an overview of the Boxing Gloves Sales
Dallas Lawyer Angel Reyes Honored With Prestigious DiversityFIRST Award
DALLAS – The Texas Diversity Council is recognizing Dallas attorney Angel Reyes for his commitment to promoting diversity through his legal work and civic involvement. Mr. Reyes, managing partner in the law firm Heygood, Orr, Reyes, Pearson & Bartolomei, will receive the council’s prestigious DiversityFIRST™ award on August 18 at the organization’s 2008 Best Practices and DiversityFIRST Awards Luncheon. Established in 2004, the DiversityFIRST award recognizes individuals, businesses and community groups for
Heygood, Orr, Reyes, Pearson & Bartolomei Adds Personal Injury Attorney John "Ja …
DALLAS – The Law Offices of Heygood, Orr, Reyes, Pearson & Bartolomei in Dallas is announcing the addition of personal injury attorney John “Jay” Pate. Mr. Pate represents both plaintiffs and defendants in complex tort litigation involving catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, premises liability, construction accidents, nursing home neglect, medical malpractice and products liability claims. He also is a licensed patent attorney. “Jay Pate represents an outstanding addition to this firm,”
Dallas Attorney Angel Reyes Named to DART Board of Directors
DALLAS – The Dallas City Council has appointed attorney Angel Reyes to the Dallas Area Rapid Transit Board of Directors. The DART Board is a 15-member group, comprised of individuals from the member cities including Dallas, Addison, Carrollton, Cockrell Hill, Farmers Branch, Garland, Glenn Heights, Highland Park, Irving, Plano, Richardson, Rowlett and University Park. “DART plays a fundamental role in helping Dallas and the surrounding communities work better,” says Mr. Reyes, managing