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Hot Flashes And Half Ironmans by Pamela Fagan Hutchins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise(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 by Francy Pillo-Blocka
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting(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 by Suzan Rivers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,460. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health(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.
Toxic Metals and Antidotes - The Chelation Therapy Handbook (ebook Edition) by Dr. Eleonore Blaurock-Busch PhD
Price: $64.99 USD. Words: 95,280. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This book is designed to help physicians determine the chelator of choice. It is a diagnostic guide that helps differentiate between acute and chronic metal exposures. Metals affect the development of a number of diseases. With our changing environment, the role of toxic metals and their influence on health received medical attention after the 1950s.
Thoughtful Dementia Care: Understanding the Dementia Experience by Jennifer Ghent-Fuller
Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships(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 by Nils Vesk
Price: Free! Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration(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
The Lipo Diet - The Lipolysis Breakthrough For Permanent Weight Loss by Russell Eaton
Series: DeliveredOnline Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,160. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition(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.
Eat Right When Time Is Tight by Patricia Bannan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010 by NorLightsPress. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Eat Right When Time Is Tight includes the latest health and nutrition research and is packed with practical, “no time/no brainer” meals and snacks you can grab on the run. Patricia Bannan’s ten master strategies empower you to make smart choices, even when you’re tired, stressed, and overwhelmed. As a result you’ll have more energy, a happier mood, and lose weight – without suffering.
Meso Warrior by Mavis Nye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010 by Gerald Hornsby. Categories: 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 by Benjamin Rubenstein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,960. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Categories: 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 by Paul Komarek
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(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 by Douglas A Puryear MD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(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.
Last Wish: Stories to Inspire a Peaceful Passing (Updated Edition with New Hospice Story) by Lauren Van Scoy, M.D.
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Transmedia Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Last Wish portrays unvarnished, real-life stories of people reaching the end of life and struggling with approaching mortality. They will inspire you through their courage, conviction and spirit, and shine a light on the world of the intensive care unit. Last Wish also contains a decision-making "Compass" to guide you through the choices in life, death and what happens in-between.
Healing From Borderline Personality Disorder: My Journey Out of Hell Through Dialectical Behavior Therapy by Debbie Corso
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,830. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Compilation of a selection of the author’s first 100 posts from her popular personal mental health blog along with never before published retrospective commentaries, autobiographical sketch, a DBT resource section, and more. Corso lights the way of hope and recovery for a severely emotionally wounded community. Introduction by Kiera Van Gelder, MFA and author of The Buddha & The Borderline.
Reiki - A Powerful Catalyst for Personal Transformation and Healing by Roland Bérard
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,720. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies(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.
Le Reiki - Puissant catalyseur pour la transformation personnelle et la guérison by Roland Bérard
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,260. Language: Canadian French. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
The Weight is Over by Stacia Pierce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,060. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting(5.00 from 1 review)
Discover the beauty of creating a better you. With this outstanding lifestyle guide, you will develop a healthy philosophy of better living. Learn from life coach Dr. Stacia Pierce stylish advice to lose pounds and gain the body and life you've always wanted. If your are looking for step-by-step advice and fun, energizing ideas, you've found the right book.
The Epigenetics of Diet by Janine Schott
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,260. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition(5.00 from 1 review)
*The* book about preventative medicine, nutrition and the dire consequences of the modern western diet. Like no other, this book teaches you how to eat foods that fuel the body to obtain and maintain optimal health, weight and body shape for life. Learn how to test all other foods to find those that *you* can eat without adverse reactions. Discover *your diet*. (epigenetics.cc)
Fear of the Abyss: Healing the Wounds of Shame & Perfectionism by Aleta Edwards, Psy.D.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(5.00 from 1 review)
Most self-help or personal growth books help people “cope” better with one specific problem that troubles them. This book offers healing for a wounded core by providing specific guidance to those with the central issues of perfectionism and shame, regardless of which issues or diagnoses are on the surface. It includes many examples and clinical vignettes drawn from the author's experience.
Be Still: Stress & Anxiety Management for Latter-day Saints by Lois D. Brown
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,050. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Categories: 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.)