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Power of Positivity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,320. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Power of Positivity for Bipolar Disorder and Anyone Else. In the Power of Positivity, I present the numerous sources that were an inspiration to me and led me to a positive state of mind.
Hot Flashes And Half Ironmans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Hot Flashes And Half Ironmans: Middle-aged Endurance Athletics Meets The Hormonally Challenged Women get older, dammit, and sometimes it sucks, especially for women who pride themselves on athleticism and an adventurous spirit. Yes, it can be hard, but middle age doesn’t have to be a flashing red stop light. Join the author -- in spandex -- as she battles her traitorous middle-aged hormones in
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.
Cancer - I Can Beat This! (Causes, cures, and options)
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Need answers fast? Proteolytic enzymes eat the protective protein coating off cancer cells leaving them open to destruction by our own immune system. Vit. D3 causes cancer cells to die. Grape Seed Extract disrupts the DNA of cancer cells so they can't reproduce. Baking soda or trace minerals added to drinking water keeps the body alkaline & stops cancer. Did your doctor tell you these facts?
"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.
Diary of The Depressed Moose
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A diary of a man and his struggle with depression. Diary of The Depressed Moose chronicles the first six weeks of dealing with mental health issues by writing a blog and using my writing as a form of therapy to help myself and others. Showing the ups and downs that depression brings the book offers a personal story and insight into how depression can take a hold of someone's life.
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
Weight Loss - Twenty Pounds in Ten Weeks - Move It to Lose It
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,560. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2009 by Health Colonel Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Weight Loss and weight management book with a ten week exercise and eating plan to lose twenty pounds. Full of easy-to-use tools to organize and implement the program: exercise photos, ten week exercise chart, 1,200 and 1,600 calorie menus, calorie burn charts, workout log, food diary and more. The author, Lt. Col. Weinstein has been featured on the History Channel. TheHealthColonel.com
The Manual of Bean Curd Boxing: Tai Chi and the Noble Art of Leaving Things Undone
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Series: The Tai Chi Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a Manual for 21st Century Living. Redefining the lessons of Taoism and the practical exercises of Tai Chi, this book describes how to use the most practical points from these ancient disciplines to enable us to reach out and grasp life with more energy, with more passion and with more wisdom. Instead of acquiring yet more tools, throw them away and learn the Art of Leaving Things Undone.
Surviving Breast Cancer Mistakes and All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The biopsy shows a malignant cancer. Six words words that changed Therese's life forever... Gone was her future, her family, her life. How many other women had been blind-sided by this diagnosis? How many had felt this fear burning deep inside them? How many had searched for answers and found none? Beyond Words is a journey from diagnosis through fear, loss, crisis, despair, and at last: survival.
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.
Eczema! Cure It!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Allergies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Troubled by eczema? Now find the answers: * Why have you got it? * What's causing it? * Can you switch it off? * What’s driving it? * Is it gluten? milk? or eggs? * How to protect your children? * How to identify your allergies? * What creams and potions? First, get tested. Find the problem. Then, experience healthy skin again! Already 100s of people have been helped. ISBN 978-0-473-18579-4
Emergency Laughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emergency Laughter: It Wasn't Funny When It Happened, But It Is Now! A collection of hilarious real-life medical stories written by a 20-year veteran of emergency medicine & surgery. Laughter helps the mind, heals the body and is a critical survival tool for all who deal with death, dying and disaster up close. Author Mike Cyra shows that it's ok to laugh at yourself and the world around you.
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.
Heartaches and Miracles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Heartaches and Miracles is a combination biography, research information and pep talk for anyone suffering with ITP or for family members/friends who want to understand what this disease is all about. You will learn about autoimmune disorders, ITP in particular, while reading the personal accounts from folks stuck on the never ending roller coaster of steroids, surgery, medication and treatments.
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.
Alternative Cancer Therapies
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 26,610. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You might find that buying this book was the best investment you’ve ever made in your life as it may save your life! Adopting numerous adjuvant therapies reviewed in this book may be the critical factor determining if their treatment will be successful or not and if they will survive cancer or not!
Refusing The Needle: A Diabetic's Natural Journey To Kick-Ass Health
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Russell Stamets manages his Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA) naturally, without insulin. His is the first account of combining western and eastern medicine to lower blood sugar levels and revive his pancreas. Delivered with humor, irreverence, and verse, this handbook will be appreciated by any type of diabetic or anyone striving for sustainable, incredibly good health.