Old CD’s: Games, Encyclopedia, Apps.

Reviews About Old Software on CD-ROM from the 1990’s

Virtual Body, The February 27, 2009

Health & Anatomy

The Virtual Body

Kids (10 & up) are the intended audience for The Virtual Body (IVI Publishing). This program is based on a Time-Life book, but it feels more like a textbook (more…)

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Dr. Health’nstein’s Body Fun February 21, 2009

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Health & Anatomy

Dr. Health’nstein’s Body Fun

Dr. Health’nstein’s Body Fun (StarPress Multimedia – ages 8 & up) is a game, although not one that every child will enjoy. The basic layout is the “road of life,” which has four parts, going from childhood (the game starts at age 10) through old age (more…)

 

Mayo Clinic Family Health Book: The Ultimate Guide to Health January 22, 2009

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Health & Anatomy

Mayo Clinic Family Health Book: The Ultimate Guide to Health

Obviously the name Mayo Clinic, attached to any health title, adds a measure of prestige and the expectation of a definitive work (more…)

 

PDR Family Guide to Prescription Drugs, Third Edition, The January 13, 2009

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The PDR Family Guide to Prescription Drugs, Third Edition

A poor drug reference is The PDR Family Guide to Prescription Drugs, Third Edition (Medical Economics Company), which displays a stunning lack of effort at just about every level (more…)

 

Multimedia Personality Test January 12, 2009

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Multimedia Personality Test

Multimedia Personality Test (Virtual Entertainment) is for the health of the mind – categories include the “well-being test,” the “self-image test,” and, hold onto your aura crystals, the “destiny test (more…)

 

Dr. Schueler’s Self Health January 8, 2009

Health & Anatomy

Dr. Schueler’s Self Health

Billed as a “The Complete Interactive Personal Health Manager, Pixel Perfect offers Dr. Schueler’s Self Health which can be usedto complement the Home Medical Advisor Pro (more…)

 

Dr. Scheuler’s Home Medical Advisor Pro January 2, 2009

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Dr. Scheuler’s Home Medical Advisor Pro

Wow. Dr. Scheuler’s Home Medical Advisor Pro (Pixel Perfect), which claims it is “where medicine and technology meet,” offers an extraordinary amount of information and an extraordinary amount of ways to massage it (more…)