Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments

Not Just a Bump on the Head: Traumatic Brain Injuries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: 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.
Cankles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Cankles! What are Cankles? How do you get Cankles? Are Cankles bad for you? This Guide will answer all of your Cankles questions.
One Good Fall
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Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: 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.
Brain Damaged “Their Stories, My Journey”
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,080. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,730. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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 Broken Path
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Price: $4.61 USD. Words: 61,660. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Romance
Injured at age six, Ethan believes women eye him with a mixture of pity and disdain. He meets his match in a precocious two-year old who loves him despite his disability, even while her mother seems bothered by everything about Ethan. Autumn can’t trust another man, yet she finds herself following her daughter's example. Autumn has to learn to trust or lose her chance at real love.
Stuffing Sandwiches Down My Shirt... Strategies and Inspiration for Crutch Users
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
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.
Rising From The Ashes: A Golfer's Tale About Starting Over
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
18 well-written stories about some amazing people [many complete strangers to the author] and their impact on his recovery. An interesting tale about the lengths that one man would go to reclaim what was rightfully his-- a genuine love for a timeless game.
Astonishing Sciatica Cure: How I Cured Myself after 7 years of failed Drugs, Surgery and Therapy
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Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Despondent and ignoring professional advice, I stumbled upon a simple cure for the sciatica that plagued me for 7 years. I‘m a music producer & composer -- not a physician, but I had to share my story with the world. Millions of you with this dreaded disease – I know your pain and am obliged to help you! I’m guessing a good % of you out there will find the relief I found.
Blind Zen, Martial arts and Zen for the blind and vision impaired
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,500. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Blind Zen tells the story of how a blind woman’s efforts to learn self-defense led to a unique experiment to adapt martial arts and eastern philosophy to develop new skills and increase self-confidence.
Quiet in the Tornado: A Disability Primer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
"Carrie Dearborn's no-holds-barred approach to talking about disability wrestles us to the ground from her wheelchair. Surprising, disarming, painful, funny - you'll go through every emotion and reach new understanding as you let go of pre-conceived notions about how to deal with disability, whether you are temporarily abled or not. -Meizhu Lui, Co-Author, The Color of Wealth
At Home Knee Rehabilitation Exercises
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
Are you suffering from a knee injury and don't want or can't afford physical therapy? I recently suffered a knee injury myself. Being a personal trainer, I did my rehabilitation at home. I will show you how too.