Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic

The Human Genome Playbook for Disrupting Cancer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Imagine being an advanced-stage cancer patient who benefits from a unique medical protocol that generates a 5-year survival rate of nearly 33 times greater than the national average. Bowing to intense public demand for this crucial information, internationally acclaimed doctor James W. Forsythe reveals how he uses genomic technology as an essential tool in generating these superior results.
Thalassemia, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Thalassemia, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Thalassemia is an inherited disorder of the Red blood cells which is transmitted by a gene. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Thalassemia Chapter 2 Facts on Thalassemia Chapter 3 Treatment of Thalassemia Chapter 4 Hemolytic Anemia Chapter 5 Sickle Cell Anemia Chapter 6 G6PD Deficiency
Our Stories of Strength - Living with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,790. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015 by Our SOS Media, LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
An inspirational collection of over 50 stories, filled with devastation, heartbreak, triumph, and strength as written by those affected by different types of Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes.
G6PD Deficiency, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the G6PD Deficiency, Treatment and Associated Diseases. G6PD Deficiency is an inherited disorder of the Red blood cells which has a lack of the G6PD enzyme. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 G6PD Deficiency Chapter 2 Facts about G6PD Deficiency Chapter 3 Treatment of G6PD Deficiency Chapter 4 Hemolytic Anemia Chapter 5 Sickle Cell Anemia Chapter 6 Shock
Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (Ehlers Danlos Syndrome)
You set the price! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management
If you or someone you love has hypermobility and chronic pain, there may be something more than pain medication available for treatment.
Polycystic Kidneys, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This book describes the Polycystic Kidney, Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Polycystic kidney disease is a progressive genetic condition in which multiple cysts are present in both kidneys Introduction Chapter 1 Polycystic Kidney Chapter 2 More about Polycystic Kidney Chapter 3 Treatment of Polycystic Kidney Chapter 4 Glomerulonephritis Chapter 5 Kidney Failure Chapter 6 Nephrotic Syndrome
The Ehler Danlos Patient's Sourcebook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Andale LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) affects the connective tissues; the joint and skin problems are due to issues with collagen, proteins that stabilize the connective tissue and give it elasticity. Prior to 1997, there were 10 recognized types of EDS which were classified by Roman numerals,This informative and concise book guides you through the causes, tests, and treatment options.
Aetiology of Obesity: The Role of Genes and Hormones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
A fully researched and referenced book describing the role of genes and hormones in the aetiology (origins and causes) of obesity. Now described as our 'obesogenic' environment the book discusses the increasing number of genes and hormones identified as having a role in our globally-soaring obesity levels. A must-read for anyone with an interest in obesity seeking to understand underlying causes.
Letters to Doctors: Patients Educating Medical Professionals through Practical True Life Experiences. The BRCA Mutation and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This original book combines the experienced perspective of a practicing Ob/Gyn and a BRCA1 positive patient. Through their mutual desire to help those who live with the threat or actuality of BRCA mutations and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (HBOC), Letters To Doctors is a unique educational guide not only for healthcare providers but for everyone who picks it up.
Fanconi Anemia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Fanconi Anemia teaches you about the causes, risk factors, symptoms, tests, treatment, prognosis and prevention for this inherited disorder.
A Life Without IX
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,750. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
John is waking in crippling pain, not just the physical kind that he is used to, but a more disturbing kind that is eating away at his courage and dragging him deeper into dark despair. For 32 years he has struggled to build a better life, but now is giving up. He is beaten and to tired to pick himself up yet again. Where will the darkness lead and can the light of LOVE show him the way home?
Guide to a Happy Life Despite a Chronic Healthy Condition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Do you or someone you know have a health condition? Those living with chronic health conditions often face many challenges, such as loss of control, loss of the ability to participate in favorite activities, fear of reactions from others, feelings of being left behind, stress in personal relationships, and fear that the health condition has become their identity.
The HLRCC Handbook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Hereditary Leiomyomatosis and Renal Cell Cancer (HLRCC) is a very rare genetic condition that was named in 2002. This handbook has been created to help educate and support all those impacted by HLRCC. HLRCC was formerly known as Reed's Syndrome.
Silver Linings on Dark Clouds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
My Life with Alport's Syndrome: A personal story of life with kidney failure, from diagnosis to dialysis and finally, transplant. Facing uncaring healthcare and social services systems while fighting against a genetic disease that causes kidney failure, extreme fatigue, hearing loss and eventually death unless treated.
My Dyslexic Journey
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A personal view of Dyslexia and associated conditions. Exploring the ups as well as the downs.
21st Century Phenylketonuria (PKU) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Folling's Disease, PAH Deficiency, Sapropterin, Kuvan, Screening, Diet, Medicine, Pregnancy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about phenylketonuria (PKU), also known as Folling's Disease or PAH deficiency.
Living with Congenital Ptosis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Being born with congenital ptosis is often the first struggle of many people's lives. It is an often over-looked and under-researched birth defect that has major influences on a person's self-esteem. Do you have congenital ptosis? I do. Join me as I share my story with you.
21st Century Huntington's Disease (HD) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Hereditary Chorea, Diagnosis, Symptoms, Genetics, Medications, Clinical Trials
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 207,050. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Huntington's Disease, also known as hereditary chorea.
21st Century Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Connective Tissue Disorders (HDCT), Classic, Hypermobility, Vascular Types
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,430. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) and heritable disorders of connective tissue (HDCT).
A Simple Guide to Genetic Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A genetic disease is a disease caused by a abnormal form of a gene called a variation or a change of a gene called a mutation. Genetic disorders can be caused 1. by a mutation in one gene (monogenetic disorder) Monogenetic disorders are relatively rare and are caused by a mutation in a single gene. The mutation may be present on one or both chromosomes (one chromosome from each parent)