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Even Great Doctors Make Mistakes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,420. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Doctors are only human, even the really great ones. Patients are real people and not numbers. This is the story of the relationships between patients and doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals. From the point of view of a typical patient.
1001 Media Doctors Tips for a Good Long Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Finally and in one place, good health tips for a good life as stated by the experts. It is recommended that this guideline for readers should be followed-up by the advice of one's regular doctor before testing the statements that were recorded from the media between 2010 and 2015. Actually, there are over 1200 statements in these pages not 1001, but a few are re-organized for easy access
Alcohol: Confesiones
You set the price! Words: 57,450. Language: Spanish. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He escrito este tratado de salud y cuidado contra las traumáticas consecuencias del abuso y adicción al alcohol que se anticipa nos caerá en tromba en pocos años tras el largo período de "la Marcha" y el ahora vigente Botellón y Macrobotellón, amén de las diversas mezclas de estupefacientes (cocaína y éxtasis) mezclados con la bebida ingerida en discotecas y bares atiborrados de jóvenes hoy día.
Stress and Tension - The Spices of Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,420. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Stress and Tension often makes us depressed. It is often said there is no way to Happiness but Happiness is the way. This book is based on true stories and explains the simple facts to cherish this golden opportunity, when millions and millions of creatures are born in this world we are created as human being with a definite purpose to bring happiness to everyone including "Self". Read and enjoy.
Weight Managment by Dr.Pratayksha Bhardwaj
Price: Free! Words: 25,040. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Dr.Pratayksha Bhardwaj is a well known personality in weight reduction system. He him Self a legend. He has been won two times gold medal in weight management. He has been establish this company by his own honesty & hardworking. The foundation of Shree Slimming Tea’s Corporation is laid by Dr.Pratayksha,He is also one of the biggest example of his weight management programm.
Killer Cigarette Smoking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Cigarette causes all the diseases what we have discussed above in detail. The main component of cigarette is tobacco. Tobacco is a green leaf bush which grows well in hot climate. To cultivate tobacco farmers use many types of chemicals. Harmful chemicals and pesticides are commonly used by the farmers to cultivate tobacco.
Series: Wellbeing, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,340. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
People are so scared by this cancer ‘condition’ they get angry and offended at its very mention. People who hate their lives and there are many walking amongst the crowds of happy people in towns and cities, do not help themselves by additionally fearing this dark cloud. Our plague, cancer, we are told is very ‘evil’ ...
Walking Through Cornflakes
Price: Free! Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Learning disabilities
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My daughter Helen, who had moderate learning difficulties, died at the age of 33 in 2009. Helen worked hard to overcome her problems and had reached a stage in her life where she was about to part-own her own home. After a final viewing we were so happy, but roughly 90 minutes later, Helen passed away. She had suffered a massive DVT due to the medication prescribed three months earlier.
Getting the Health Care You Deserve in America’s Broken Health Care System
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: 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.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,020. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: 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.
I'm still Blogging
Price: Free! Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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
Wellness Piece by Piece
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
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.
Motives, emotion and memory - exploring how doctors think
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Simply Ask. A Guide to Religious Sensitivity for Healthcare Professionals.
Price: Free! Words: 20,850. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 26, 2013 by Michel Clasquin-Johnson. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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.
'Good health at low cost' 25 years on. What makes a successful health system?
Price: Free! Words: 112,920. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by London School Of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In an extension to the original, this book filled with recent research explores five new countries asking why some low and middle income countries are able to achieve better health outcomes. With chapters focusing on Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Kyrgyzstan, Tamil Nadu (India) and Thailand, 'Good health at low cost' has identified a series of inter-linking factors necessary for a health system to succeed.
The Incentive Cure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Health care in the US needs a cure, and this book provides one that can be implemented today and tomorrow. It's all about fixing the incentives that currently encourage doctors, nurses, hospitals and others to be bad instead of being what they want to be -- good. It's a call to action for a new national project: delivering an effective and lasting cure to the American health care system.
It's The Incentives, Stupid!
Price: Free! Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Essay » Political
Healthcare is plagued by many things, but none is worse than the incentives that drive physician, hospital and patient behaviors. This book is a compilation of 18 months of reflections on those incentives and offers some solutions to the problems at hand.
The ABC's of the Big D: My Life on Dialysis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,740. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A humorous look at the issues faced by dialysis patients, including medical, lifestyle, working, and more.
The Medical Culling of America
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012 and represented by Alex Burke. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
The AMA reported by 2003 that 225,000 people were being killed per year by their prescription drugs: 125,000 correctly prescribed and 100,000 misdiagnosed by their doctors. All were taken according to directions. And so we eagerly accepted reporter Alex Burke's manuscript, which includes an in-depth investigation into the 2100 profitable deaths a year in the Ohio BWC system alone.