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Self, Stuff, & Stomach
By Anonymous4Him
Price: Free! Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
A practical guide to living freely and victoriously as a conqueror of self, stuff, and stomach.
20 Diet Myths - Busted. A Manifesto to change how you think about dieting.
By Zoe Harcombe
Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
Conventional Wisdom tells us that all we need to do to lose weight is to eat less and/or do more. Zoe Harcombe busts this, and other diet myths in this thought provoking article. This manifesto also includes the full introduction to Zoë Harcombe’s book The Obesity Epidemic: What caused it? How can we stop it?
SHINGLES and I ain't talking roofing
By Gusdavis Aughtry
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
A much under reported physical illness that I want to share my experience but also to encourage older folks to get the Shingles shot. It is one of the few illnesses that can be prevented with certainty. Shingles is incredibly painful and to thwart the virus is a good thing.
How to Stop Smoking
By Mike Reeves-McMillan
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Simple advice from a health coach and hypnotherapist on how to stop smoking, including health effects of smoking, benefits of giving up smoking (with timeline), how to deal with quit smoking withdrawal symptoms, how to quit smoking without gaining weight, and motivation to quit smoking.
The Ultimate Guide To Push Ups – Perfect Push Up Workouts For Muscle Growth, Strength and Endurance
By David Nordmark
Price: Free! Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
The Ultimate Guide To Pushups contains over 65 different pushup variations which are suitable for everyone from the complete beginner to the advanced athlete. You don't need expensive gym memberships to get in superior shape. The pushup variations presented here work most major muscle groups, are free, can be done anywhere at anytime, have a very low chance of injury and, most of all, are fun!
Epigenetics explained
By Janine Schott
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Our experiences affect our emotions, bodies and behaviour and trigger genetic switches, which then affect our children. The fascinating relatively new science, Epigenetics, explains how our genetic information is modified. (This book contains just the Epigenetics chapter from The Epigenetics of Diet.)
Do Vaccines Cause That?!
By Diego Pineda
Price: $12.95 USD. Words: 60,830. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Do Vaccines Cause Autism, Asthma, Diabetes? Get straight, science-based answers to this and other questions about the safety of vaccines. Learn how to: * Balance the risks and benefits of immunizations for your child. * Recognize red flags that should raise alarms about vaccine- related information you read in the media. * Determine whether or not a vaccine is the cause of an adverse event.
The Silent Healer — A Modern Study of Aloe Vera
By Bill C. Coats and Robert Joseph Ahola
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,590. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
For more than thirty years, The Silent Healer has been the definitive sourcebook on Aloe Vera in the world. Truly an encyclopedic work sponsored and co-authored by the father of practical Aloe technology, Bill Coats, this “Modern Study of Aloe Vera” has now been re-released with new material in every chapter. The perfect reference for layperson and professional alike.
After Weight-Loss Surgery
By Kent Sasse MD
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
After Weight-Loss Surgery: Losing weight, avoiding rebound weight gain, overcoming plateaus, and maintaining a healthy weight for a lifetime Dr. Sasse is a nationally renowned authority on surgical weight-loss procedures and a leader in the rapidly evolving field of bariatric surgery. The distinguished recipient of several awards, including membership in the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Socie
The New Dream Dictionary
By Tony Crisp
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 155,530. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
This is one of the most comprehensive of dream dictionaries. Beside dealing with dream imagery, it also has many full length features on different aspects of dreaming - including pieces on Jung, Freud, Science and Dreams, Processing Your Dreams, Working With A Partner, etc.
The Survival Doctor's Guide to Wounds
By James Hubbard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Hubbard becomes your digital medical assistant in this interactive guide to what to do when you're wounded and there's no doctor to be found.
Guía Simple de Primeros Auxilios
By Kathleen A. Handal, MD
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: Spanish. Published: April 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
En una emergencia médica, el tiempo es crítico. La “Guía Simple de Primeros Auxilios” es un manual de ayuda ilustrado destinado a ser utilizado como una referencia rápida, y fue escrito por la doctora Kathleen A. Handal, conocida a nivel nacional e internacional en la medicina de emergencia. ¡Es mejor leerlo antes de necesitarlo!
The Survival Doctor's Guide to Burns
By James Hubbard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dr. Hubbard becomes your digital medical assistant in this interactive guide to what to do when you're burned and there's no doctor to be found.
Staying Sane in an Insane World
By R. Vincent Riccio
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 148,440. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A factual, highly researched, witty and occasionally satirical overview of the last 2 millennia of mankind's many myths, superstitions, legends, and lies, portrayed in easily understandable concepts, brilliant analyses, and humor, taking a critical, insightful look at how strange and gullible human kind currently is and has ever been - by acclaimed author-psychologist, R. V. Riccio.
Life Literally: A Practical Guide to High-Functioning Autism
By Laura Wright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Black House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
This semi-autobiographical work is meant to provide parents a starting point for learning about autism and autistic spectrum disorders. It is a crash course in what to expect and common approaches that have benefited life with autism. The practical guide is impersonal and informal, perfect for those with hectic schedules or lives that demand efficiency.
薄毛治療を始める前に
By Hakase E
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 450. Language: Japanese. Published: May 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
この本は、自分の薄毛を、薬や医療を使わずに治すために試した方法と、その効果について日々、観察した内容をまとめております。観察は、マイクロスコープにて撮影し、発毛状況を確認します。私の場合、生え際からMの字にはげあがった悩んでおりました。
Weight-Loss Surgery: Which One is Right For You?
By Kent Sasse MD
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
The decision to have a surgical weight-loss procedure is a life-affirming decision. Choosing the correct procedure requires diligence, responsibility, hard work, determination and resourcefulness to inform yourself to the point of making an informed decision.
Quality Assurance for Activity Programs
By Richelle N. Cunninghis
Price: $9.60 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Today, more than ever, you are required to use a quality assurance program as a key part of your job. But how do you make one work for you? This book gives you the information you need to develop and run a meaningful quality assurance program that will pass standards. The material presented is down to earth and practical.
5 Weeks Training Program to Beach Body
By Fidi Firdaus
Price: $49.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Craving for the Beach Body that you always wanted? Need a Personal Trainer But could not afford one? Need someone to guide you even when you are at home? Now you can have all these with our 5 week Fitness Program!!
A Guide to Life, Love and Living (and what comes after, and everything else inbetween) Book Three
By Todd Daigneault
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
A science researcher of many years continues to offer tips on improving your life and love experiences---as well as offering breakthrough research into afterdeath---completing the cycle of life, love, living, death and the afterlife.