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Skinny on Slim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
This custom plan fits your eating & lifestyle fingerprint, ushering you to create a new love story with food & activity. Equipped with healthy & stealthy tips to fuel ultimate success, you’ll be inspired by Francy’s animated & intimate journey from Fat City to Slim Town with testimonials of successful weight losers. At times you’ll laugh out loud while at others you’ll delve deep into your soul.
"Dear Girlfriend"-A Hand Held Walk Through Breast Cancer
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,460. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Suzan Rivers, a Breast Cancer survivor, will take you by the hand from the day you are diagnosed and explain every test, every surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. She will be your new best girlfriend as she walks you through your fears and tears with love and laughter along the way to wellness of mind, body and spirit.
Thoughtful Dementia Care: Understanding the Dementia Experience
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Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An easy-to-read and sensitive portrayal of the changing world of people with dementia due to Alzheimer's disease or other diseases, and those who care for them. Offers insights into emotional reactions and practical suggestions based on deep understanding of the way people with dementia view many situations.
Life's Little Toolbox - quick tips for a happier healthier you
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Price: Free! Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Life’s Little Toolbox is full of all the practical tips you need to help get you thinking straight, feeling great & looking great. The three main parts to this book are essential to living: The mind, the body and the spirit. You will learn how to meditate, stretch, exercise, eat to live longer, choose a new direction in life, deal with stress, & how to transform a cluttered mind into a happy one
Meso Warrior
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010 by Gerald Hornsby. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A woman, ordinary like you and me, gets the news that she has contracted mesothelioma from washing her husband's clothes when he worked in a shipyard. Through her diary entries, she recounts her feelings and those around her terminal disease. But through bravery and determination, and new treatments, she tackles the "nasty" head on, until a meeting with her oncologist reveals shocking results.
TWICE: How I Became a Cancer-Slaying Super Man Before I Turned 21
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,960. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At 16, when most juniors are worried about getting a car or getting a date, Benjamin Rubenstein got Cancer. Relying on the pop culture icon Superman as his role model, Rubenstein took on a harrowing struggle in order to beat cancer, twice. Like his offbeat and irreverent blog, I've Still Got Both My Nuts, Twice combines the author's unique blend of humor, honesty, and attitude.
Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Revised and updated for 2014. Defying Mental Illness is a plain-language guide to recovery from mental illness. Its strengths-based approach makes mental health disorders and treatment understandable. Covers schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, autism, suicide prevention, childhood mental illness and more. "Provides what's needed most" --NAMI Advocate
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.
Reiki - A Powerful Catalyst for Personal Transformation and Healing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,720. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This eBook on Reiki is for novice, practitioners and Masters. In addition to introducing Reiki and all of its uses and benefits, it offers practical guidelines for its use and for the journey of the practitioner to improve his or her own state of being as well as his or her presence with clients. Simply written in a narrative style, it is easy to read and understand. A truly valuable resource.
Be Still: Stress & Anxiety Management for Latter-day Saints
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,050. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Latter-day Saints face the daunting challenge of balancing work, home, church, and personal growth in a world that is rarely peaceful. In this book, psychologist Victoria Anderson and co-author Lois Brown give 44 physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual techniques anyone can use to manage stress and anxiety better and to enjoy life more completely. (Relaxation mp3 files included with purchase.)
Answer The Call: What to do when Spirit arrives to transform your life.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is about things that happen in life and force us to consider if we believe what we say we believe. More importantly, it asks us to be honest about how we put those things into action instead of just reading, writing or teaching about them. It’s about making spiritual living real in an awkward, and sometimes downright difficult, life.
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
Outpost A Doctor on the Divide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,740. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book recounts the story of "The Doctor". Gweneth Wisewould gives a personal historical view of the people, their lives and illnesses, the beauty and ferocity of the local environment and great difficulties being the sole doctor practising in all weathers and harsh conditions. She forsake personal wealth to give her life to treat her patients in the Australian community in Central Victoria.
WATER: The Shocking Truth that Can Save Your Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
(5.00 from 1 review)
Did you know the water we drink can be highly hazardous to your health? In this shocking expose, Dr. Patricia Bragg and her father, Dr. Paul C. Bragg reveal the dangers behind fluoridation our drinking water and other toxins. Learn how to avoid these dangerous pollutants and how and why water is so critical to our health in this remarkable book!
Frank's Last Call
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Spence Kennedy starts work at a busy seaside ambulance station, and under the guidance of Frank, a paramedic coming up to retirement, works his way through a succession of incidents, comic and tragic. Based on the real-life blog ‘Siren Voices’, 'Frank’s Last Call' puts the reader in the driving seat of an ambulance, and offers an uncompromising tour of duty around a contemporary UK town.
Training on Empty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 1 review)
An engaging and honest autobiography of a former elite runner who nearly perished from anorexia, one that also explores the biopsychosocial and sociological aspects of this pervasive, malignant, but ultimately surmountable disease. Brittin's comprehensive account of her tribulations combined with her background in psychology makes this a unique must-read for athletes & health professionals alike.
Huna, Ancient Miracle Healing Practices and The Future of Medicine
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You set the price! Words: 87,730. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you are ill or wish to prevent illness you can now move past medication and surgery to integrate mind, body and spirit to increase the power of modern medicine to heal your self. Now you can learn to use your own personal power to heal yourself and prevent illness.
The Shire: Glendalf's Guide to Cultivating Your Future Self
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012 by Dr. Glen Swartwout. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
By Glen Swartwout The Shire is a real place, and it really is in Middle-earth, on the verdant slopes of the most active volcano on the planet. This book is the visionary founder's introduction to the magic and mystery of the location and the potent elemental energies it brings to life. Glendalf offers an insightful look at some of the follies of modern culture, and solutions from Elven science.
Finding Emotional Freedom: Access the Truth Your Brain Already Knows
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book provides a path out of emotional trauma to the emotional freedom that is our birthright. Therapist Dave Jetson, MS, uses intuitive experiential therapy to help clients access both the mind and the heart. In this book, he combines current brain research with his years of experience to offer a compelling method of deep recovery and transformation.
Le Reiki - Puissant catalyseur pour la transformation personnelle et la guérison
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,260. Language: Canadian French. Published: April 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ce livre sur le Reiki s’adresse aux novices, praticiens et maîtres. En plus d’introduire le Reiki, ses bienfaits et son utilisation, il se veut un guide pratique pour les utilisateurs et pour le cheminement du praticien qui veut améliorer son état d’être et sa présence à ses clients. Limpide et simple, il est à la portée de tous. Un must à se procurer.