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My Grateful Scar!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Accidents can happen any time in any place! There is ONE scar located on the top of my forehead~~~near-hair line. This narrative nonfiction tells a story of my recovery from a near-death experience. It also tells about a male patient who spoke incoherently with expletives because of his big car accident. He did not know what he was talking about from fatally damaged his brain.
Addison's Disease: Causes, Tests and Treatments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,800. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Addison’s disease is a rare disorder of the endocrine system that carries its name after Thomas Addison, the physician who first observed the condition in 1855. If you or a loved one suffers from this life threatening disorder, this book has the answers you need.
Lyme's Disease: The Curable Disease I Just Can't Cure/My Uphill Battle And How I Beat It
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This book is the author's first-hand account of her almost two year battle with Lyme's Disease. The author tell of her tribulations and how she finally received successful treatment . This story details the emotional and physical trauma of Lyme's Disease, as well as the dysfunctional process of today's medical system.
How To Live With Multiple Sclerosis - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Living With MS
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
- Get useful tips on planning and organizing as preparation once attacked by the disease. - Discover what triggers the disease to attack to make you avoid/prevent doing such things. - Become aware of even a minor body changes to make some precautionary measures to avoid severe attack. - Learn the general health maintenance, exercise and diet appropriate for PwMS.
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Congenital adrenal hyperplasia, also known as 21-hydroxylase deficiency or adrenogenital syndrome, is a genetic disorder in which the adrenal glands don’t function properly. As the name itself indicates (“congenital”), this condition is present at birth. If you or a loved one suffers from this devastating condition, this book will give you the information you need to fight the condition.
How To Live With Lupus - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Living With Lupus
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
- Determine the types of Lupus. - Distinguish its signs and symptoms. - Learn how Lupus can be treated. - Learn how to manage flares - Learn how to prepare for a lifestyle change - Learn how to have a support group to help you cope up with the disease. - Learn some tips for keeping track of your medication. - Learn some tips for keeping your Lupus diary. - Learn useful tips before travelling.
2011 After the Nuclear Meltdown: Crucial Survival and Medical Data for Nuclear Power Plant and Radiation Accidents and Terrorism - Essential Emergency Information for You and Your Family
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 160,510. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Practical, authoritative information about nuclear power plant accidents, meltdowns, and radiation emergencies: fifteen chapters and over 600 pages covering everything from the basics of radiation measurement to treatment and decontamination for radiation exposure.
2011 Nuclear Power Plant Sourcebook: Drugs for Exposure to Radioactive Iodine and Cesium - Potassium Iodide (KI) and Prussian Blue
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Two drugs, potassium iodide and prussian blue, are used to treat patients exposed to radioactive iodine and cesium. This authoritative collection of official documents has complete coverage of these important drugs.
2011 Nuclear Power Plant Sourcebook: Iodine-131 Radioisotope, Radiation Health Effects and Toxicological Profile, Medical Treatment with Potassium Iodide, Fukushima Accident Radioactive Release
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 201,020. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Iodine-131, a radioisotope with significant health implications that can be generated by nuclear power plant accidents and meltdowns, is fully covered in this authoritative, 600 page collection of official documents with details about the health and medical impacts of this dangerous fission product.
Medical Management of Radiological Casualties - Third Edition 2010 - Ionizing Radiation and Radionuclide Emergency Treatment, Acute Radiation Syndrome, Skin Injuries, Decontamination, Delayed Effects
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This 2010 edition of a classic military handbook produced by the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute at Bethesda, Maryland on the medical effects of ionizing radiation is a vital reference and superb source of official information, with practical emergency information and guidance.
Stiff Person Syndrome: Causes, Tests and Treatments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,620. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Stiff-Person syndrome, also known as Stiff-Man syndrome or Moersch-Woltman syndrome, is a rare neurological disorder that affects the central nervous system. If you or a loved one is suffering from this debilitating disorder, this book gives you all of the information you need to know about the causes, tests and treatments to help get your life back.
Proteinuria: Causes, Tests and Treatments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Proteinuria, which is also known as albuminuria or urine albumin, is a condition in which there’s an excessive amount of protein present in your urine. Early diagnosis of proteinuria is crucial to prevent any further damage. If you or a loved one are suffering from this disease, this book will give you all the information you need to know to beat the condition and feel right again.
Overcoming Meniere's Disease: A Practical Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Meniere’s disease is a disorder of the inner ear that causes suffers to have problems with their equilibrium. At its worst, it is completely disabling. Randy Crane was diagnosed with it in 1994. Since then, he has studied the disease and analyzed what works and what doesn't in bringing relief. He shares what he has learned over the years in this book.
The Reactive Hypoglycemia Sourcebook
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,570. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This updated version of the Reactive Hypoglycemic Sourcebook is packed full of information on the history of reactive hypoglycemia, what causes it, how to get tested, plus pages of tips on how to control your blood sugar through dietary changes. This book is a must for anyone who suffers from this debilitating condition.
Pseudotumor Cerebri: Causes, Tests and Treatments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Pseudotumor cerebri is a condition that occurs when the intracranial pressure (the pressure that exerted inside your skull or cranial vault) increases due to the accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the cranium. If you or a loved one suffers from this devastating condition, this book will help you navigate the medical quagmire.
Childhood Nephrotic Syndrome: Causes, Tests and Treatments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Nephrotic syndrome is a condition in which the glomeruli (the filters of the kidneys) in the kidneys are damaged, causing them to leak large amounts of protein from the blood into the urine. Although a rare condition, it is one of the most common kidney problems found among children. If your loved one has this devastating disease, this book will give you the vital information you need to know.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Visual Impairment and Blindness, Vision Loss, Eye Pathologies, Training Programs, Low Vision, Blind Rehabilitation, Psychological and Family Implications
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on visual impairment and blindness is designed to provide primary care practitioners with an introduction to the pathologies that lead to sight loss, their functional implications, appropriate method of referrals, training programs, and special considerations for interactions with visually impaired individuals.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Veterans and Radiation, Ionizing Radiation, External and Internal Radiation, Depleted Uranium (DU), Nuclear Weapon Testing, Hiroshima and Nagasaki
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,750. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on veterans and radiation provides information about ionizing and nonionizing radiation; major types of exposures to radiation that veterans may have experienced in service and health effects possibly associated with such exposures; special programs including the VA’s Ionizing Radiation Registry Examination, and much more.
Dementia With Lewy Bodies
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011 by Andale LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Dementia with Lewy Bodies is a form of dementia, which is a progressive, degenerative decline of the mental ability that arises from damage in the brain, affecting memory, thinking processes, behavior, and physical activity. If you or your loved one has been diagnosed with this devastating disease, this book will give you all of the information you need to deal with this devastating disease.
21st Century VA Independent Study Course: Hearing Impairment, Ototoxic and Noise-induced Hearing Loss, Audiology, Auditory Problems, Balance Disorders, Ear Pathologies, Tinnitus, Deafness
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Veterans Administration (VA) Independent Study Course on hearing loss and impairment provides extensive, authoritative coverage of hearing problems and audiology in the veteran population. This independent study is designed to provide an introduction to issues regarding the long-term health consequences of hearing loss as a result of military experience.