Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues

How to Manage Your Finances after a Heart Attack
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
There are many books available about heart attacks, but this is the first “how to” book on heart attacks to help you specifically with your finances. It will show you how to make more money and spend less money. This book will help guide you through the financial maze created by your heart attack, will recommend helpful resources, and will encourage you along the way.
Doctors, Hospitals, Insurers, Oh My! What You Need to know about Health Insurance and Health Care
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book describes basic information about Medicare, Medicaid, commercial health insurance and special medical coverage available in the United States. It includes provisions of the Affordable Care Act, levels of care and defines common terms used in policies explanation of coordination of benefits.
Hemostat!!!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Technology
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This collection of essays is a hillarious account of over thirty years experience in the Operating Room. Informative and amusing at the same time, this little book is packed with anectdotes and opinions that will tickle your intercostals. The author provides an entertaining historical background to some of today's most advanced techniques and devices.
Algorithms for Physicians and Medical Staff
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Algorithms can be defined as set of rules for solving different mathematical problems. If algorithms are done in a proper manner, the correct answer of a problem is achieved. Algorithms involve several steps including borrowing algorithms, carrying algorithms, and the multiplication and division of algorithms (Rassen, Glynn, Schneeweiss, Gagne & Walker, 2012).
Getting the Health Care You Deserve in America’s Broken Health Care System
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Why is getting the best possible medical care such a challenge? America's health care system is plagued by higher medical costs, shorter doctor visits, and fragmented care. As baby boomers qualify for Medicare, it will be harder to find a physician who is right for you. Enter the Affordable Care Act (ACA), popularly called Obamacare.
PROFESSIONAL COMMUNICATION IN NURSING
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
By appreciating our own biases, values and stance in the communication continuum, we stand a better chance, as caregivers, to succeed in understanding the stance of our clients; in doing so, we also succeed in helping to meet their needs. This material focuses on hands-on approaches that can be leveled to bridge the Professional Communication gap in the healthcare setting.
A Simple Guide to Cushing's Syndrome and Related Conditions
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Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 50. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Cushing Syndrome and Related Diseases such as Adrenal tumors and Corticosteroids which are seen in some of my patients in my Family Clinic. TABLE OF CONTENT Chapter 1 Cushing’s Syndrome Chapter 2 Adrenal Tumors Chapter 3 Corticosteroids Chapter 4 Epilogue
I'm still Blogging
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Price: Free! Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Written with a sense of humour, a daily blog aimed at offering support and comfort to fellow Gaucher and Parkinson's sufferers and caregivers. Followed in over 70 countries around the world, to mark writing for a second year, the entire entries have been made into a book; the aim to raise public awareness about chronic disease. Good health is a precious gift that is often taken for granted
How To Stay Awake, And 30 Ways To Beat Daytime Fatigue
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Series: Handy Book Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Evagelia Karageorgi. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders
In this book you will find some simple and useful tips that will help you beat the occasional drowsiness or stay awake longer in a particular circumstance.
Fibromyalgia Road to Recovery Volume 2
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You set the price! Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management
The 'Road to Recovery' series is a comprehensive guide, presented in five volumes, explaining everything you need to know about fibromyalgia: from diagnosis to first steps to recovery . This volume: Epione, Laso and Panacea (symptom management) summarises medical research linking insomnia and pain; suggesting current medical solutions and examining UK NHS referrals & treatment protocols.
SO DO YOU REALLY WANT TO BE A NURSE??
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
This is a no nonsense book which describes the realities of the profession of nursing as a RN (Registered Nurse ) in the US. The book describes the personality required to succeed in the profession within the US. This book has insider commentary into the realities of what it takes.Describing what you can expect to encounter in the workplace and on the job as a RN in the US or as a Travel RN.
Wellness Piece by Piece
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In Wellness Piece by Piece, Pat Sullivan openly discusses his own 30-year struggle with chronic conditions. Though he is not a doctor, Sullivan has become an expert on many chronic conditions in his search for answers. Writing from the layman's perspective, Sullivan skillfully blends science, research, and personal experience.
ObamaCare and Beyond: A Second Look at Accessibility and Affordability
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
My law office was in an old building and off the beaten path. A woman walked in one day with a look of concern on her face. Her name was Mary. With a diagnosis of late stage cancer, Mary was unable to work and had consequently lost her health insurance. Discusses key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. ObamaCare) and educates consumers about health care reform.
Motives, emotion and memory - exploring how doctors think
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A compilation of posts from the popular 'Illusions of Autonomy' blog on medical ethics PART 1: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF DOCTORS PART 2: COMPASSIONATE CARE PART 3: AT THE COALFACE PART 4: ASSISTED DYING PART 5: MEDICAL ERROR PART 6: CARE TOWARDS THE END OF LIFE AND RESUSCITATION PART 7: QUICK, TOPICAL MEDICAL ETHICS OVERVIEWS PART 8: THE LIVERPOOL CARE PATHWAY CONTROVERSY
Vanguard E Cigarettes
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Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Vanguard e cigarettes is the superior brand of E cigs. With exclusively manufactured high capacity Li-Ion batteries and flavours manufactured in Europe, Vanguard is the last e cigarette you will ever buy.
Simply Ask. A Guide to Religious Sensitivity for Healthcare Professionals.
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Price: Free! Words: 20,850. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 26, 2013 by Michel Clasquin-Johnson. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
This booklet aims to sensitize and equip healthcare practitioners with knowledge about the religious and spiritual needs of their clients from the major religions. It focuses on the South African situation, but healthcare practitioners from all countries and cultures will no doubt find something new and valuable in it.
Eating Poison: Food, Drugs and Health
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Food-content guides
Eating Poison takes a quick look at what Big Ag, Big Food, and Big Pharma are doing to the health of people, animals and the earth.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
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Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Why do we age? This book describes the exciting development of theories that say that we age because we are purposely designed to have a limited lifespan; we are programmed to age and die. This theory strongly suggests that we can find pharmaceutical agents that generally delay aging and age-related diseases like cancer and heart disease. Print length 255 pages, 28 illustrations.
What is Obamacare? A Simple Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Are you ready for Obamacare? If you’re like most, you don’t understand the new health care law. You’re not really sure what your rights and responsibilities might be. Will life be better or worse under Obamacare? This quick reference will put you in a position where you know the most important parts of the new law, and how they will affect you. Know where you stand. Read What is Obamacare?
How to Deal with Mom's Complaints
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
A complaint is not always a criticism. It is not always a simple matter to identify the real problem behind a complaint. Loved ones may be experiencing difficulty adjusting to the aging process which may also be complicated by feelings of rejection and guilt. Learn how to deal with family complaints proactively.