Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues

Walking Through Cornflakes
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Price: Free! Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Be Healthy: Simple Guidelines for Lifelong Well-being
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,440. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
You can be truly healthy! That’s the message this book emphasizes, but it doesn’t stop there. Be Healthy gives you clear guidelines to lifelong well-being based in solid scientific evidence, written by a MD with guidelines that are easy to understand. Besides providing solid information, Ed Dodge gives you the nuts and bolts of how to put this information into practice in your own life.
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.
The Complete Guide on Anemia : Learn Anemia Symptoms, Anemia Causes, and Anemia Treatments. Anemia types covered in full details: Iron-deficiency, Microcytic, Autoimmune Hemolytic, Sideroblastic, and Normocytic Anemia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Everything you need to know about Anemia. This guide adresses anemia symptoms/signs of anemia, anemia causes, anemia treatments, types of anemia, and covers in full details : - Iron-deficiency anemia. - Microcytic anemia. - Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia - Normocytic anemia - Sideroblastic anemia The book is written in an easy to read and understandable style.
Hypnosis : how does it work ?
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Price: $8.10 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 28, 2013 by EdClement. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The growing popularity of hypnosis among all kinds of health professionals, rheumatologists, gynecologists, endocrinologists, psychologists, and GPs alike, is unprecedented. How does it work ? How old is it ? Who is it for ? When is it advised ? How does it feel ? What is self-hypnosis ? This handy book will give you clear simple and practical answers to all the questions you may have.
America's Dysfunctional 'Exceptionalism' and Global Health
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,980. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book is about the people of the Third World like Trinidad and Tobago. It is about the violence of globalization, the rigidity of ideological orthodoxy and economic dogma and the unjust structure of the existing global economic order and its impact on global health. It is about the chaos created by a flawed epistemology.
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.
One-Day Miracles
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Think differently to master your weight - think yourself thin. Bring an end to the “yo-yo” cycle of losing weight, regaining it, losing it again . . . One-Day Miracles has done what you would do – convert brain change science into proven effective and simple to use tools for long-term weight-mastery. First, change your brain and thoughts, then you can change your body composition.
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
Turning Out The Lights: Concussions, Spectacle and the NHL
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey
In 1998 Steve Bocking suffered his second concussion in two years playing hockey. His father was a surgeon who had seen enough. He started a campaign to change the rules, and won in 2011 when Hockey Canada banned all head shots. But the NHL still refuses to listen. When did the game change? What are the dangers of concussions? Why does the world's top hockey league continue to ignore the evidence?
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
Surviving The Hospital
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,430. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
An inside look at the dangers of being a patient. Of the 300,000+ deaths and injuries that occur in hospitals each year, unrelated to the reason for admission, caused accidentally and deliberately by Doctors, Nurses and other staff, I am one who has survived the most extreme of conditions and lives to tell all. Don't wait until your son, daughter or mother pays as my mother and I did.
The Accidental Caregiver's Survival Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
The Accidental Caregiver's Survival Guide gives caregivers the roadmap to caregiving without regret. Inside you will learn practical tips, tools, and coping strategies to recharge your caregiving energy so you can revitalize your own life while you care for your loved one.
Elizabeth McSweeney's Fibromyalgia Road to Recovery Volume 2
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Price: $3.06 USD. 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.