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Caregiver Survival 101: Strategies to Manage Problematic Behaviors Presented in Individuals with Dementia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by PHC Publishing Group | PESI HealthCare. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Dementia can be debilitating and life-altering – not only for the person with the disease, but also for family members and caregivers. This book was written to help these caregivers and family members better understand dementia and its effects, so they can proactively avert or lessen problematic behaviors while maintaining a climate of respect and compassion.
Superstorm Encyclopedia: Tornadoes, Severe Thunderstorms, Hurricanes, Tropical Storms, Typhoons, Cyclones - Meteorology, Forecasts, Safety and Preparedness, History, Disaster Health Problems
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 540,990. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Earth's most powerful storms - hurricanes and tornadoes - are the subject of this massive 1700 page report with authoritative coverage of all aspects of these deadly superstorms: meteorology, forecasting, history, safety, preparedness, research, and health hazards.
21st Century Ultimate Guide to Radiological Dispersal Device (RDD) Dirty Bomb Attack Preparedness and Response: Personal and Medical Response, Radioactive Illness, Radiation Injuries, Decontamination
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Comprehensive coverage with up-to-date official documents on the response to a terrorist attack with a "dirty bomb" - also called a radiological dispersion device (RDD) - is provided in this authoritative compilation. It covers everything from practical advice for individuals exposed to a dirty bomb incident to detailed scientific and technical information for medical and health care responders.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 2 - Epidemiology, Infectious Diseases, After Disasters (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 400,140. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 2, covers medical problems of training and mobilization, including epidemiology, infectious diseases, arthropod-borne illnesses, diseases from food, water, soil, animals, and personal contact, preventive medicine after disasters, and more.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 1 - Diseases and Conditions from Jet Lag to WMDs and NBC (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 344,910. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 1, addresses the medical problems of training and mobilization, including the preparations for deployment, and occupational and environmental issues during sustainment.
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: 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.
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.
21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Radiation Therapy and Treatment, Side Effect Management, External, Internal, IMRT, Brachytherapy - Information for Patients, Families, Caregivers
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Authoritative information, tips, and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about radiation treatment, providing coverage of all aspects of this vital form of cancer therapy, with emphasis on the practical management of side effects. Starting with the basics, and advancing to detailed patient-oriented information, this comprehensive compilation gives patients the information they need.
The Necessary Chronicles VER 1.0
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Necessary Chronicles seek to answer one single question: what promotes that the Western diet high in animal products and fat, the diet promoted by the governmental organizations of the Western world destroys the health of the Western world?
FibroWHYalgia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
WIth her health spiraling out of control, Susan wanted to know why. Her tenacious research into the causes of chronic illness led her through a maze of traditional and nontraditional healing methods. She eventually connected the dots and found wellness. FibroWHYalgia is a half diary/half tutorial guide that exposes the facts, fibs, and fairytales of failing health and offers practical solutions.
Surviving a Successful Heart Attack
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Mike survived his heart attack with flying colors, but surviving the statins was a different matter altogether. This is his story - why he discontinued taking the statins and what convinced him that it was NOT the cholesterol that caused his heart attack. Anyone who has had a heart attack or fears one in the future will want to read Mike's harrowing experience in the post heart attack period.
Living with Restenosis 2-in-1 book includes: Surviving a Successful Heart Attack -and- Chronic Total Occlusion: After the Heart Attack, the Statins and Restenosis
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 117,760. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
'Surviving' is the discovery that my first 50 years of dietary guidelines were based on mass-media advertising and bad science (lipid hypothesis). It ends after recuperating from both the heart attack and the statin-induced side effects; however, what next? 'CTO'is that new direction - my changing lifestyle has promoted the generation of alternative blood vessels circumventing my blocked artery.
LIFE 2. Your body's Time Machine
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,420. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Life-2 Method of Rejuvenation, Longevity, and Body Improvement is a reliable way to regenerate health and activate the Body’s Time Machine, it is a natural biological mechanism for getting the organism back to its youth again. The book includes practical information and guide on Universal Natural Healing of most diseases and detail description of natural curing and rejuvenation Method.
Chronic Total Occlusion: After the Heart Attack, the Statins and Restenosis
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 51,630. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
The nightmare of cardiologists performing PCI is the eventual blockage of the stent, which can result in sudden death. Testing in 2007 showed that the stent in my critical LAD artery (widow maker artery) is 100% blocked - full restenosis. My changing lifestyle over the last several years has promoted the generation and development of alternative blood vessels circumventing my blocked artery.
Beat the Flu
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010 by Richard Stooker. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Flu experts agree -- a severe pandemic is just a matter of time. But there are many other ways to protect yourself and your family. They are cheap and widely available. Everybody can take steps to protect themselves and their families. BEAT THE FLU is a comprehensive guide to build your immune system to prevent and treat the flu. It explains the proprietary 7 Perimeter Defense System.
Lyme Disease and the SS Elbrus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,500. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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How many Americans have suffered from Lyme disease, arthritis, Alzheimer’s and multiple sclerosis? Do we write them off as necessary losses for the good of the state? Do we say ‘everybody’s got to get stoned’ and ‘go kill yourselves’? How do we solve this Communist plot to destroy America from within, and how do we cure its victims?