Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health

Derailed - Memoirs of a Botched Hysterectomy - Hysterectomy to Remove Fibroids and Cyst - Really was Endometriosis!
By Jaimi Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,390. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013 by Aauvi House Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Endometriosis affects more than 9,000,000 women in the U.S. and many more worldwide - what every woman needs to know! How does an outwardly healthy 47-year old woman's "routine hysterectomy" become an 18-day ordeal spanning two hospitals, four surgeries, and more than $400,000 in medical bills? The answer, undiagnosed endometriosis. A patients perspective on morbidity and mortality.
Get This Body In A Barn: The Milkmaid's Guide To Fitness
By Brooklyn James
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
If you're looking for a no thrills, no frills, tried and tested laywoman's fitness routine for the average everyday woman, you may enjoy this book. Inspired by a makeshift gym in a barn, all exercises and principles are translatable across the continuum, be it a spare room, the garage, the gym or a barn. The author has an MA in Communications, a BS in Nursing and a minor in Athletic Training.
Hospital Gowns and Other Embarrassments: A Teen Girl's Guide to Hospitals
By Michael W. Perry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
With needles, strangers, and embarrassing situations, hospitals can be scary places, particularly if you’re a teen girl. I can’t do anything about needles. That’s up to your doctor. But I can tell you how to change those strangers into friends and how to avoid that embarrassment with skill and tact. That’s because I cared for girls just like you at one of the nation’s top children’s hospitals.
Why Birth Plans Don't Work ... and How They Can
By Lisa Marie Korst MD PhD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Do you wonder if your birth plans will be respected? You're not alone. The gap is getting wider between what women expect and their actual childbirth experience. Don't give in. Learn how to match your personal and medical needs with the right environment and care team.
Getting Hip
By Sigrid Macdonald
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Would you like to know how to prepare for total hip surgery, minimize pain afterwards, and take care of a new implant so that it lasts for years? Let Sigrid Macdonald take you step by step through total hip replacement surgery.