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Make my Joy Complete by Mercia McMahon
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: July 2, 2015 by MMMporium. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Mona is a silent but strong mother, unlike her daughter Lisa who loudly insists on being called Joy. Mona is headstrong and has needed to be as a single mother, but now the young adult that is Lisa (or Joy) is seriously injured. In the hospital waiting room Mona continues to be the strong silent type and is determined to sort everything out for her beloved daughter, who has other ideas.
Blood In The Stool by Esther Chen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Rachel Tan is a young and soon to be successful administrative assistant. Mary Lee is sixty and moving on with one foot in the grave and the other in the oven. The only thing that ties them together is a single word. Cancer. As they battle life and the diagnosis, the two women experience uncertainty, anger, sadness and pain. How do they combat the vagaries of Life and handle their loved ones?
Going to Redstone Ranch (A Short Tale of Progeria and Courage) by James T. Bailie
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
A boy with progeria (accelerated aging disease), living on an isolated farm, dreams of becoming a professional athlete just like his two older brothers. During a weekend visit, his athletic siblings help him understand the true nature of his disease, and the purpose of his sacrifice. (Story #1 of the Danny's Way series.)
Ebola Crisis: Its Origins, Treatment, & Future in the U.S. and the World by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
In March 2014, an outbreak of Ebola was reported in Guinea.
EBOLA: Outbreak Preparedness Guide - Emergency Strategies & Tips for Survival by Concept Kings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
"Ebola: Outbreak Preparedness Guide": Prepare yourself and loved ones against this devastating decease, by reading this guide.
Spermjackers by Jamie McNabb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(Short Story) Reproductive rights? A concept to cherish, but when a devastating plague sterilizes all but a handful of the men in the solar system, such noble sentiments fly out the airlock. True, the resulting chaos brings untold opportunities, but for Mr. Aiken, a fertile junior officer aboard the freighter Wedding Vows, the choices boil down to slavery or, well, another kind of slavery.
A Surgeon With Big Ears by Jorge O. Just
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
“A Surgeon with Big Ears” describes the turmoil caused by Ross Steingard, an oversexed surgical resident on his cardiac surgery rotation at a big city hospital. His constant hitting on the operating room nurses and other disruptive behavior brings about a surprising revenge.
Heather and Sandy - A Human-Animal Bond Story by Dean Scott
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This book tells the story about the close friendship of Heather and Sandy, a girl and her dog. The Human-Animal Bond is shown and how we have a mutually beneficial relationship with animals. It also shows how differently animals are viewed between the human medical side and the veterinary side when it comes to illness.
HOMO INVITUS, Memoirs of a Genie by Ngong Margretson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Inspirational
HIV WITH A PEN AND A PAPER. A BOOK WRITTEN BY HIV!! Earth under a virile siege; twenty five million dead, forty million lined up for the guillotine! No stone left unturned, still no breakthrough. Suddenly, the culprit owns up in an imploding dramatic autobiography. Alas, a solution from the horse’s mouth. Billions, who know their future depends on these pages, pore over the literary Holy Grail
Lifeline Pilot by David Barth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
This is a fiction short story about an air ambulance helicopter pilot who has trouble forgetting about the horrible injuries and the deaths he sees in his job.
Anatomy of a Dream by Eric Michael Schultz
Price: Free! Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical(5.00 from 1 review)
A first-year medical student finds his dissections haunted by images of his past, as he tries to discover his dream of becoming a physician in the Land of the Living Bible
Super Successful Dieting, A Story by Earnest Long
Series: All Earnest Long's Fiction, Book 17 · Are You a Mouse or a Man? People with Problems., Book 20. Price: Free! Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A man in his twenties reads a self-help book for amusement. Later in his thirties he feels a compunction to read it again. And he goes on the journey of his life to learn its lessons. He would like to lose weight, to manage his computer better, and have friends and a girlfriend. If only he could succeed now before his life passes him by and he has nothing to show for it despite his big hopes.
Stories from the Psych Ward: Eva's Story by Robert Bowker
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This short story is a fictional account inspired by real people encountered by the author during his own stay in the mental health ward. Eva's Story portrays a woman suffering from clinical depression, and some of the choices she and her husband must face--and the consequences they must live with.
The Shackles of Cause by Nathan Goater
Price: Free! Words: 4,850. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Cause and effect. One follows the other. One always follows the other. But what if you could break that link and live a life of no consequences? What would you do with that power?
Golgotha by Saul Tanpepper
Series: S.W. Tanpepper's GAMELAND · A Menagerie of Macabre Mini-Fiction, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A geneticist creates an experimental antidote against a synthetic military virus for reanimating the dead. Hoping to avert a global human disaster, he tests it on himself, first administering the zombie virus and allowing the infection to run its course. A series of dramatic voice recordings leaves witnesses little doubt of the experiment's spectacular—and horrific—outcome. (Prequel to GAMELAND)
Natural Justice by John Porter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Dirty dealings in a country hospital lead to an unexpectedly natural punishment for the perpetrator. One in a series of ten short stories in the compilation entitled A Collection Of Dirty Little Stories.
The Disease by Douglas T. Vale
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 17. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
A sickly high school student catches a strange disease that makes him healthier. He just wants to live his life and benefit from the lucky coincidence. But others have different plans for him. A science fiction short story.
Second Honeymoon by Mark Souza
Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When Jack Duncan finds out his wife changed the terms of her life insurance policy, he’s not a happy man. Instead of a cash payout, he gets a clone. His wife is back and all his planning has gone for naught.