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Body Thieves
By Sandra Susan Friedman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Adolescent girls are caught in a societal crisis concerning body image and size. Body Thieves provides information and skills to help them reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains valuable information about boys and their problems as well to help illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
Shiftwork: An Annotated Bibliography
By James C. Miller
Series: Shiftwork, Fatigue and Safety, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,360. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Work-related health
This book is an annotated bibliography with more than 680 references. The primary purpose of the book was to gather relevant literature from databases with comprehensive coverage. The references cited herein address the design of shiftwork schedules and the effects of shiftwork on safety, health and human performance in many work environments
Exit Strategy: Depriving Death of Its Strangeness
By David B. Oliver
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.
The Effortless Sleep Companion: From chronic insomnia to the best sleep of your life
By Sasha Stephens
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,810. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders
In The Effortless Sleep Companion, her most advanced work to date, this world-renowned sleep therapist takes insomnia recovery to new levels.The purpose of this book is not just to improve your sleep, but to get rid of insomnia permanently, allowing you return to the life and sleep you have been craving. Sasha will show you how to become, not just a good, but a great sleeper.
The Energy Within
By Marie Cunningham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
The Secret brought the law of attraction to the world & since there have been many books explaining how to use it. So why do so many still find it difficult to achieve goals & end up feeling a failure? This book takes us beyond the theory, into the practical & more importantly, what we can do to overcome these blockages.
Mr. Dick's Step by Step Therapy for Premature Ejaculation
By Mr Dick
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual health
A comprehensive and practical eBook with a novel approach for the treatment of premature ejaculation. The down to earth style makes it appealing to anyone affected or interested to treat this condition. Dr Martyn Baker M.A., M.B. B.Chir., D. Obst R.C.O
Gaia's Table
By Vila SpiderHawk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
(5.00 from 1 review)
The dishes in Gaia's Table are so scrumptious, nobody has to know that they’re super-duper good for you too!
It's OK to Have Lead in Your Lipstick
By Perry Romanowski & Randy Schueller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cosmetics
Are you sick of outrageous beauty claims and over-priced products that don’t deliver? Tired of not knowing what to believe about products? Confused about who to trust for beauty tips and tricks? Well, worry no more. The popular science bloggers, The Beauty Brains, are back with another book full of informative and fun beauty advice.
Eat Like a Fatass, Look Like a Goddess: The Untold Story of Healthy Foods
By Erika Herman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,300. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
In her provocative tome, hailed "the anti-Skinny Bitch," board-certified Nutritional Consultant, bestselling author, incisive researcher and "heretic," Erika Herman invokes hardcore research to call BS on nutrition hype, as she reveals you should be eating the "taboo" foods you've been told will make you a fatass and kill you--that your waist, life and the planet's health depend on your doing so
Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
By JoAnn Flanery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,030. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The day after his thirty-ninth birthday JoAnn Flanery’s husband had a massive heart attack and died in her arms.  While trying to adjust to a new life alone and facing the unique challenges of raising a disabled daughter by herself, she moved across the country to get the special help needed for her child while fighting breast cancer herself.  Tears blend with laughter in this inspirational story.
The Lightworker's Guide to Healing Grief
By Tina Erwin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,890. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Look around you: someone you know is grieving something – a death, a divorce, injury, property loss. Maybe that person is you. In The Lightworker’s Guide to Healing Grief, author Tina Erwin explores the effective use of practical grief tools to help anyone heal grief. Have you ever wanted to know: • what can you say to a parent who has lost a child? • how do you help a grieving family? • how
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
By Douglas A Puryear MD
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.
Living Daily With Adult ADD or ADHD: 365 Tips o the Day
By Douglas A Puryear MD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Doug Puryear is a psychiatrist who discovered at age sixty-four that he has ADD. Then he finally understood a lot of the problems he'd had and the strategies he'd developed to cope with them. This is what he shares in this book.
Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes
By Suzette Brown
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.
The Great Cholesterol Con
By Anthony Colpo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 173,290. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
0.75 star(4.83 from 6 reviews)
The notion that cholesterol and saturated fat cause heart disease is one of the most fundamental tenets of modern medicine. It is also completely false. In "The Great Cholesterol Con", Anthony Colpo presents the irrefutable evidence proving heart disease is not caused by saturated fat or elevated blood cholesterol. Discover what really causes heart disease and what you can do to prevent it!
Dr. M’s Seven-X Plan for Digestive Health: Acid Reflux, Ulcers, Hiatal Hernia, Probiotics, Leaky Gut, Gluten-free, Gastroparesis, Constipation, Colitis, Irritable Bowel, Gas, Colon Cleanse/Detox & More
By Anil Minocha
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,830. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Dr Minocha's Seven-X Plan for Digestive Health is a valuable contribution to the field of gastroenterology. If you are looking for a holistic whole-body solution to your digestive ailments, then this is the book for you!”--Dr. Robynne Chutkan, Founder of the Digestive Center for Women. Dr. Minocha is Professor of Medicine and a practicing gastroenterologist and nutritionist.
Fitness Confidential
By Dean Lorey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,090. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
For decades, Vinnie Tortorich has been Hollywood’s go-to guy for celebrities and athletes looking to get fit fast. Now, in this hilarious, r-rated memoir, Hollywood’s most outrageous personal trainer exposes the fitness world while getting you into shape. What’s the best piece of fitness equipment money can buy? Why are health clubs worse than used car lots? Vinnie tells all!
UTURN: Navigating from bipolar disorder to natural health
By Valley Overcomer
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 56,020. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A diagnosis of bipolar disorder doesn't need to be "the end of the story" ANY MORE! This book gives the insider's scoop on a natural treatment for bipolar disorder that is now being studied at major universities around the world. Written by a bipolar disorder sufferer, this book will guide you through the first year of changes that you CAN make to get back your mental health, naturally. A U-Turn!
Minds in Bloom
By Glenn Fieber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,120. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Minds in Bloom describes how our brain/mind operates, sometimes leading us to strange places without our realizing that we are being taken for a ride. I take a new look at teaching and learning through the eyes of neurobiologists, whose machines can see inside our brains, and how societies control our behavior without our realizing it. In the end we are one part of the mystery of the universe.
Fibromyalgia And Other Chronic Painful Conditions Second Edition The Patient's Guide And Survival Manual For Obtaining Proper and Effective Medical Care
By Jeffrey B. Loomer, M.D., FACP, FACR
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book was written for the tens of millions of people worldwide who suffer from fibromyalgia and other chronic painful conditions. In my book, I systematically approach the concepts of fibromyalgia, the manifestations of this condition and other chronic painful processes, and I review available medications and their modes of actions. I focus on how one needs to begin their journey.