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U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics V - Microbiology, Intestinal Parasites, Antiparasitic Agents, Antibiotics, Antifungals, Antihistamines, Antimalarial, Vitamins
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,470. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In this subcourse, Subcourse MED808, we shall view a drug in its treatment of specific ailments. We have included a section on biologicals and vitamins and minerals primarily because natural resistance, and vitamins and minerals can prevent as well as successfully treat disease, malnutrition, and vitamin deficiencies.
Total Female, Take Charge of Your Sexual Health
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
One of America’ leading medical wellness writing teams announces the release of the book that may change your life. It’s time for you to look better, feel better, love better, and live longer!
Finding Joy - 52 Small Weekly Changes to Add More Joy to Your Life
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Finding Joy gives you 52 small weekly changes to add more joy to your life. This book will be life changing and perhaps even world changing. If you implement these changes it will change you and also many who know you. Just imaging a world where each individual is finding joy, what a changed world we would live in. So do your part to change the world, start today!
SECRETS OF AN OVER 50 FORMER FAT MAN
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,610. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Weight Loss and Fitness "How To" Guide Especially for Those Over 50
DeStress to Success: Solving Stress and Winning Big in Relationships, Wealth and Life Itself
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Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management
In DeStress to Success, Leo Willcocks offers powerful tools for immediate and lasting stress relief, during even the most difficult situations. You will learn how to stop stress in the heat of the moment, as well as strategies for staying relaxed. You will discover effective solutions to both resolve and prevent common causes of stress in relationships, the workplace, and finances.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics IV - Digestive, Antacids, Antiemetics, Endocrine, Insulin, Hypoglycemic, Adrenocortical Hormones, Ergot Alkaloids, Contraceptives
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,990. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In this subcourse, MD0807, other systems of the body (for example, the digestive system) and the drugs used to treat conditions of those systems will be discussed. As in the other pharmacology subcourses, you will be provided background material in anatomy, physiology, and pathology in order to help you learn about the specific drugs discussed in the subcourse.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics III - Respiratory System, Cardiovascular and Lymphatic Systems, Cardiac Drugs, Vasodilators, Urogenital, Antihypertensive Agents
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,840. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Drugs that act upon the respiratory system, cardiovascular system, or urinary system are frequently dispensed in both military and civilian pharmacies.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics II - Dermatological, Muscular, Muscle Relaxants, Analgesic, Ocular, Autonomic Nervous System, Adrenergic, Cholinergic Agents, Auditory Anatomy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Subcourse MD0805, Therapeutics II, is intended to give you a review of certain essential anatomical and physiological concepts important to pharmacology and to introduce six categories of drugs.
213-Diet Lite
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,090. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
The 213-Diet lite version has been streamlined to be as effective while reducing some theories and extra reading and examples. The primary audience of this material is people that are obese and looking to remove 30 to 100 pounds of excess weight. At the age of 50, I was obese and indulged in many bad habits that were slowly stealing years of health and happiness from my future. NO MORE
The Cholesterol Myths: Exposing the Fallacy that Saturated Fat and Cholesterol Cause Heart Disease
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Price: Free! Words: 84,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Pragmatic Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Cholesterol and saturated fat are not the cause of heart disease. This book provides the evidence to support this idea.
Killing Me Softly: A Cri de Coeur from Benzo Land
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You set the price! Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The author's personal story of accidental benzodiazepine addiction, which has become a lifelong nightmare: this book is the author's cri de coeur, or cry from the heart, on behalf of himself, as well all who suffer, most often silently, from this widespread affliction. The slow poison in question, for the author, is Valium or Diazepam. It's also a personal story about medical ethics and terror.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Therapeutics I - Pharmacy, Anatomy, Pharmacology, Anesthetic, Central Nervous System, Surgery, Sedative, Anticonvulsant, Narcotics, CNS Stimulants
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In your role, you will serve as a source of drug information. Patients and friends will ask you specific questions concerning the use of prescription and over-the-counter medications. You must know the trade and generic names of literally hundreds of medications. Furthermore, you must know the cautions and warnings associated with many agents.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Introduction to Medical Records and the Patient Administration Division - Army Medical Department (AMEDD)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,650. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This subcourse will provide an overview of the many facets of medical recordkeeping, the administrative aspects of support health care, and the functions of the Office of the Chief, Patient Administration Division.
Adventures in Anaesthesia
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,170. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014 by Rachel Black. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
“As the anaesthetist sedated the patient, secured the airway and sited the drip I had struggled to insert, the seizure stopped and the chaos turned to calm. As order was restored I breathed a sigh of relief. And gratitude. And something else: I too, wanted to be like that”. Inspired to become an anaesthetist, Dr May embarks on a training programme to fulfil her dream.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Microbiology for the Veterinary Specialist - Bacteria, Pathogenicity, Anaerobic, Antibacterial Agents, Sterilization, Foodborne Illness, Food Spoilage, Mold
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Why are we interested in microbiology? Microorganisms are one of the major causes of food spoilage and food deterioration in the Armed Forces. Millions of dollars' worth of subsistence is lost due to microbial spoilage each year. Additionally, many man-hours are lost due to outbreaks of foodborne illness.
Ebola 2014
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,640. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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The 2013-2014 Ebola outbreak has created a need for a complete resource that can be understood by both medical personnel and those outside of the medical field. This is a comprehensive and current summary of information available about Ebola at this time.
Whatever Happened to Patient 2410
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,640. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Published by Westview, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
At age 15, Minda Lazarov became Patient 2410 at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital when diagnosed with Hodgkin's - a disease of the lymph nodes. The "C word" was never spoken that day in 1970. The fact that Minda survived into her 50's is remarkable in itself, but what makes her story so compelling is the intelligence of her writing, the humor of her humanity, and the resilience of her spirit.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Preservation of Foods, Microbiology, Food Spoilage, Microbial Growth, Chemical and Thermal Preservation, Additives, Canning, Meat, Fruits and Vegetables
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Methods / Professional
In this subcourse, we will be concerned with those tiny organisms that are unfriendly, because they are responsible for a large percentage of spoilage in foods. We believe it is important to know about those microorganisms that cause food deterioration so that we can eliminate deterioration in foods before it occurs.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Introduction to the Veterinary Food Inspection Specialist Career Field - Combat Service Support, Ethics, Standards, Established Practices
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,360. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
There are lessons concerning the Veterinary Service as a whole, a look at the 91 Romeo career field and designated responsibilities in a field situation, and the importance of ethical standards.
Letting Go into Heart Disease: Adventures in Natural Alternatives for Heart Health
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 23,130. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
A 47 year old man was shocked to be told his arteries had narrowed by as much as 70%. Shying away from drugs and operations, this is the story of the first two years he spent trying out different natural alternatives, including a radically changed diet, a simple exercise program, and emotional and physical therapies outside the mainstream medical world.