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The Fat Loss Bible
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Fat Loss Bible is the ultimate fat loss guide! This groundbreaking tome destroys all those popular but misleading myths that are ruining your fat loss efforts. It explains in an 'idiot-proof' manner exactly how you can lose every last bit of unwanted fat! Find out why The Fat Loss Bible has been widely hailed as "the best fat loss book ever written", and how you can start losing fat today.
Saving My Knees: How I Proved My Doctors Wrong and Beat Chronic Knee Pain
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
In his mid-40s, the author was diagnosed with patellofemoral pain syndrome, or chondromalacia patella. Four doctors failed to help him. This inspiring story tells how he launched a year-long experiment to save his knees. He read from clinical studies, medical textbooks -- and was stunned to discover many things he was never told. Armed with this knowledge, he formed a plan and fully recovered.
Old Is Not A Four-Letter Word: A Guidebook for the Journey through Old
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Never has a generation seemed so unprepared to face the inevitable changes that happen to us as we become old. Old Is Not A Four-Letter Word is a clarion call to change our paradigm from dread and denial of aging to an enthusiastic anticipation, planning, and preparation for our elder years. This guidebook outlines in simple terms the plans and tasks this journey requires.
Feel Great, Lose Weight
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Feel Great, Lose Weight
Anorexia and other Eating Disorders: How to Help your Child Eat Well and Be Well
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 216,590. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Practical solutions, compassionate communication tools and emotional support for parents of children and teenagers. Parents are best placed to help their teenager or young child beat an eating disorder, yet most struggle to know what to do and how to do it. However difficult your situation, this book gives you the tools you need to care for your child, your family and yourself.
Exit Strategy: Depriving Death of Its Strangeness
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Instead of crawling into a cave, or fighting to futility, David Oliver chose to use his “Stage IV” cancer diagnosis as an opportunity to help others. Although given a death sentence, he has written this compelling and inspirational story that has reached around the world. It will make you laugh, cry, and want to rise up and give him a standing ovation.
Improve Your Memory for a Healthy Brain. Memory Is the Canary in Your Brain's Coal Mine
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,660. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Authoritative, well researched and documented, this book provides in-depth explanations on topics such as brain aging, relationships of memory with other brain functions, how to reduce absent-mindedness, the diseases of aging, and diet and supplements. The author, a neuroscientist and teacher for over 50 years,explains practical application of research-based ideas for improving memory.
Wack: Addicted to Internet Porn
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of how Internet-age men and women have been unknowingly damaged by unfettered access to high-speed Internet porn. This is the story of people who acted to retake control of their lives and restore themselves to full sexual and emotional function. This is my story. This may be your story.
The Mammogram Myth: The Independent Investigation Of Mammography The Medical Profession Doesn't Want You To Know About
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 99,120. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
"The Mammogram Myth", the result of an independent investigation by Rolf Hefti, dismantles -error by error- the official medical claims about the value of mammograms, such as that they are very safe and greatly reduce breast cancer mortality. This (e)book describes the "inconvenient", thus ignored, research data showing mammograms do more harm than good.
Back from Obesity: My 252-pound Weight-loss Journey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,290. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
I was 45 years old and weighed 396 pounds. Now I am 60, and weigh 144. This is the story of my journey from life-threatening morbid obesity to healthy weight maintenance without gastric bypass, lap band surgery, liquid fasting, diet pills, or extreme exercise. Let me inspire you with my experience, strength, and hope. Learn the tips, tricks and tools I used.
The Soul of the Condor: A Forgotten Holocaust
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Of Inca descent, the author describes his childhood in the in the Amazon jungle and his yearning to come to the United States. Through adversity, with tenacity, the young Peruvian immigrant becomes a doctor of medicine. He lives the American way of life, but his past haunts him. Winner, San Diego Book Awards: Best Published Memoir.
My Journey Through Infertility: Battling Infertility, Dynasty Systems, and Old Yankee Healthcare
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 78,230. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception
After 23 quarters, almost 6 years of 100% performance, Joe Hunter is put on a Performance Improvement Plan 3 days after his employer makes its 1st payment for the Hunters’ IVF under the company's self-funded health insurance plan. A story of battling infertility, unbridled corporate greed & corruption, & blessings beyond your every prayer. And with more truth than you can shake a stick at!
Thought for Food - Food for Thought
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 56,680. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thought for Food - Food for Thought is meant to be thought provoking yet practical in its approach to living a healthier and more balanced life. Written with two distinct sections it is first a well researched narrative on the environmental and nutritional effects of our diet. Including 200 vegetarian recipes, just about everything one needs to know about food and eating is in this wonderful book
Come Back Early Today
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Come Back Early Today tells the powerful true love story of Marie’s remarkable 30-year relationship with a delightfully colorful, wickedly eccentric Romanian gentleman and scholar. The book is also a valuable resource for Alzheimer’s caregivers, illustrating how Marie solved numerous problems that typically arise when caring for someone with dementia.
The Lipo Diet - The Lipolysis Breakthrough For Permanent Weight Loss
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Series: DeliveredOnline Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
People fail to lose weight by not allowing the body's own weight-loss weapon to be switched on. This weapon is called 'lipolysis', a natural biological function that makes body-fat cells release their stored fat for burning as energy. The Lipo Diet is a completely new way of losing weight and regaining optimum health quickly and naturally.
The Benefits of Marijuana: Physical, Psychological and Spiritual
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,630. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
A holistic understanding of the physical, psychological and spiritual benefits of marijuana which bridges the gap between ancient wisdom and modern science. "If you want to know everything about marijuana, this is the book! Bello presents it with balance, lucidity and calm spirituality. You can dip into it at random, absorbing nonconsecutive sections at your leisure."(High Times, Dean Latimer)
Derailed - Memoirs of a Botched Hysterectomy - Hysterectomy to Remove Fibroids and Cyst - Really was Endometriosis!
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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.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
this ADD book is different: -it is by a psychiatrist, about his own struggles with ADD and those of his patients and his friends. -it is personal, about real people coping with real problems. -it is about strategies, not about medications or the history, definition or diagnosis of ADD. -it is not academic. it is interesting and light reading, with lots of helpful information and ideas.
This Force of Memory: a Surgeon's Story of Addiction and PTSD
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,470. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This Force of Memory chronicles the spiral of a surgeon into PTSD and eventual addiction. It is a memoir of a physician who becomes an addict after experiencing the horrors of medical error first hand. It is the memoir of a surgeon who discovers a healing mechanism quite removed from the operating room.
Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are so many books on Alzheimer's, but what many of those books lack is a raw look at the day-to-day concerns of being a caregiver.