Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments

Not My Son, Lord
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,900. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
A high-speed collision on a Texas highway left Matt battered, bleeding, and unconscious. Devastated, Matt’s parents and sister struggled to grasp the doctor’s grim diagnosis: traumatic brain injury. Matt could die. What if Matt awoke but could never speak again or function mentally? Would their once healthy, intelligent son have to live with them as an invalid the rest of his life?
A Visão Danificada Pelo AVC - Hemianopsia e Suas Formas de Tratamento
Price: Free! Words: 12,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Um dos principais problemas enfrentados por pessoas que sofrem um Acidente Vascular Cerebral (AVC) é a perda da visão. A hemianopsia é a diminuição de parte do campo visual, impedindo que a pessoa consiga enxergar normalmente. Entenda o que é, suas variações, e quais as formas disponíveis para tratamento.
So Far, So Good: The Saga of a Broken Neck, and the Good Life that Can Follow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,640. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Every year, 40,000 Americans suffer spinal cord injuries. Lee Goldstein is one of them. Lee has been living with his injury for 66+ years, making him unofficially the longest living quadriplegic in history. The story of his injury and the reasons for his survival are chronicled in this stunning book. Lee tells of his terrible injury, his fight for life, & the amazing life he has led ever since.
Back Pain: How to Get Rid of It Forever (Volume One: The Causes)
Price: Free! Words: 20,410. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
The title says it all: this book will help you permanently banish your back pain. In two volumes, it shows you how to feel better. Because the cure uses well-proven techniques that are customised for your particular problem, your relief won’t just last a few days or weeks. You will feel better forever.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
On 01.01.2010 I incurred a very severe Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) whilst walking as an innocent pedestrian beside the A406 (North Circular) in North London. Confidently I can say that a brain injury is not something that I should even wish on my worst enemy.
15 Methods to Fade Hyper-Pigmentation and Dark Spots
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
There is help for individuals who want to feel confident about their facial appearance. Learn to prevent beauty disasters and even reverse many skin conditions. African-American and Hispanic women are among those who are most susceptible to hyper-pigmentation and dark spots.
Histología y Embrología del Sistema Nervioso
Series: Principios Elementales del Sistema Nervioso, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: Spanish. Published: September 22, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
El presente libro es el primero de varios ejemplares que ayudaran al estudiante en ciencias de la salud, profesional y persona interesada a comprender todo lo relacionado con nuestro sistema nervioso.
Not Just a Bump on the Head: Traumatic Brain Injuries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Traumatic Brain Injuries (TBIs) are serious injuries that are becoming more common. This book is an introduction to the topic, providing information about what a TBI is, the long-term effects, how to cope, how family and friends can help, etc. It also includes resources to find further information on the topic and places to seek help. This is a must-have book to start learning about TBIs.
About Death From A Cancer Doctor's Perspective
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Queries about the death and dying process are addressed fully in compelling detail by internationally acclaimed integrative medical oncologist and author, James W. Forsythe, M.D., H.M.D. His medical clinic hails as having one of the world’s highest survival rates among Stage IV cancer patients at such facilities.
One Good Fall
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Ben Wolverton, age 16, was in a tragic long-boarding accident in April, 2013. He was in a coma and is recovering from severe brain trauma, a cracked skull, broken pelvis and tail bone, burnt knees, bruised lungs, broken ear drums, road rash, and pneumonia. Ben wasn't wearing a helmet. This is his story.
A Guide to Wheelchair Selection
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 25,050. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
How to Use the ANSI/RESNA Wheelchair Standards to Buy a Wheelchair The purpose of this guide is to explain how you can use the ANSI/RESNA wheelchair standards to select your next wheelchair. This guide is meant to help you understand the purpose for and content of the ANSI/RESNA wheelchair standards when selecting a wheelchair or scooter.
Brain Damaged “Their Stories, My Journey”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,080. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Speech-Language Pathologist Lydia Winslow writes a candid account of her lifelong career as a speech-language pathologist. In her heartfelt memoir, she provides insight into her professional and personal life and the important role of caretaker that she’s played in patient recovery and esteem, including the daily experiences, challenges, and triumphs of SLPs, and the patients whom they treat.
58 Feet: The Second That Changed Our Lives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Mark and Robyn Glaser’s lives were unexpectedly turned on their heads when, in 2010, they were involved in a serious motorcycle accident. After suffering terrible head and spinal injuries, the prospects for Mark ever living a normal life again seemed bleak. The story of his recovery and return to normality is an amazing tale of resilience, perseverance, and the power of family.
The Manual Wheelchair Training Guide
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / physical disabilities, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
People who use wheelchairs for mobility and transportation depend heavily on their wheelchair maneuvering skills to accomplish basic living tasks. This book was designed to be used by wheelchair users, their families, friends, caregivers, and anyone else who might need comprehensive information about manual wheelchair skills.
Stuffing Sandwiches Down My Shirt... Strategies and Inspiration for Crutch Users
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
An upbeat approach to one-footed living, "Stuffing Sandwiches Down My Shirt: Strategies and Inspiration for Crutch Users" delivers practical ideas for maximizing the temporary challenges associated with a casted leg and crutch use. The author, a single mom of three, found humor to be critical in making her post-op recovery time a fulfilling and, surprisingly, fun experience.
The Plantar Fasciitis Survival Guide
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Massage, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Are you in tons of pain from plantar fasciitis and want a guide to fix it for good? Plantar fasciitis Survival Guide is a concise and scientific approach to beating your plantar fasciitis by yourself. Information is in a step by step layout with tons of pictures to show you how to fix your heel pain. Check out our website for more information:
How To Cure Tennis Elbow - The Definitive Guide For The Treatment of Tennis Elbow
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,160. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 and represented by Well Being Valley. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Tennis
Tennis elbow is a painful condition which affects anyone who uses their forearms, wrists or elbows repeatedly. Although it is known as 'tennis elbow', only around ten percent of the time that it affects the 'elbow'. In How To Cure Tennis Elbow - The Definitive Guide For The Treatment Of Tennis Elbow, you find a simple guide towards understanding your tennis elbow problem.
Therapeutic Education Direction & Intervention (TEDI): Volume 2: Activity Kits for Special Needs Children: Communication and Gross Motor
Price: $9.98 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Therapeutic Education: Direction and Intervention: TEDI (six volumes. From initial traumatic brain injury or acquired condition into a rehabilitation program, and a progressive skill building blend of therapy (PT,OT, SLP and CT) and education. The TEDI program allows for the setting of meaningful goals for children with severe disabilities. Vol. 2: has Communication, Gross Motor activities.
Beginner's Guide to Echolocation: Learning to See With Your Ears
Price: $22.95 USD. Words: 20,070. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision
Imagine being able to "see" without using your eyes. Being able to visualize in your mind's eye, all of your surroundings and any obstacles in your path. It's not as difficult as it sounds. This book is a scientific journey that gives you actionable lessons to help you realize and refine your natural capacity to "echolocate" or see with your ears.
I'll Never Wear a Backless Dress
Price: Free! Words: 16,980. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A memoir on living with the back deformity known as Scoliosis.