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Becoming Mrs. Rogers: Learning to Live the Fragile X Way
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Becoming Mrs. Rogers is the true and heart-felt story of one couple's journey into acceptance following a devastating genetic diagnosis for both of their sons. Their story, its highs and lows entwined with its wisdom and compassion, has become a beacon of hope for thousands of families struggling with fragile X and other autism spectrum disorders.
Variety Box Set - 3 Non-Fiction Books
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,700. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This Box Set contains my three non-fiction books: The Way It Was - my parents’ autobiography, outlining what life was like in the nineteen twenties and thirties. My Health, My Way - my journey from stage four Cancer in 1997 to good health. Huna: Your Power Tool For The Twenty-First Century - About the ancient Hawaiian Kahunas and their ‘magic’.
Walking With the Power
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
What would you do if you found out at age five that you had been given something real, how would you handle knowing that something was the power to heal?
Diagnosis: Rare Disease
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 95,610. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
All Star Press - Books that Change Lives is proud to announce the release of Diagnosis: Rare Disease by Denise M. Crompton. "Wow, breadth & depth: The various chapters of Diagnosis: Rare Disease cover every aspect of the impact of a rare disease on Individuals..." ~ Bob Gorman - Independent Research Professional.
This Force of Memory: a Surgeon's Story of Addiction and PTSD
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,470. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This Force of Memory chronicles the spiral of a surgeon into PTSD and eventual addiction. It is a memoir of a physician who becomes an addict after experiencing the horrors of medical error first hand. It is the memoir of a surgeon who discovers a healing mechanism quite removed from the operating room.
Fallen Medicine A nurse's dark journey through PTSD, drug abuse and sexual addiction
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Graham Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The Emergency Room is part war zone, part insane asylum, and not all of the victims are patients delivered by red lights and sirens. Sarah Jones is one of the best ER nurses in the business. Tragedy and mayhem are daily occurrences in her world; shootings, stabbings, motorcycle accidents, spousal beatings, heart attacks; she sees it all. So are split second decisions and life-saving procedures.
Balance
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Price: Free! Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book explores what lies behind our behavior, so that we can adjust and balance our lives. It gives insight into psychological ailments, such as depression and addictions . We naturally adapt to circumstances, which can cause bad habits to form. Make the right moves and cut out circuitous loops of behavior that have negative consequences. Cut out hassles - learn to surf life!
Alcohol: Confesiones
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You set the price! Words: 57,450. Language: Spanish. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
He escrito este tratado de salud y cuidado contra las traumáticas consecuencias del abuso y adicción al alcohol que se anticipa nos caerá en tromba en pocos años tras el largo período de "la Marcha" y el ahora vigente Botellón y Macrobotellón, amén de las diversas mezclas de estupefacientes (cocaína y éxtasis) mezclados con la bebida ingerida en discotecas y bares atiborrados de jóvenes hoy día.
Living Bipolar
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Price: Free! Words: 70,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Living Bipolar is a collection of stories of bipolar people, and uses their experience, strength, and hope as a guide to recovery for managing the highs and lows in order to live healthy and fulfilling lives. Living Bipolar also shares stories of families and friends to help everyone better understand how to live healthy and fulfilling lives with their loved ones who are bipolar.
How to Embrace Your Inner Hotness: An Inside-Out Approach to a Lasting Makeover
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
Sure, you want to make a good first impression. But sixty seconds later, when that first impression is ancient history, you have to bring it on in all sorts of ways that are more important than what you're wearing. If you want to be truly hot, this book will show you exactly how to do it.
Human Well-Being in the Light of Evolution
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Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 77,900. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
What does it mean to be healthy, happy, and human? Science writer Kevin Holbrook explains that evolution is the most important place to look for answers to that question. Using the tools of science, logic, and strategy, Holbrook looks closely at diet, exercise, sleep, happiness, nature, sociality, virtue, and sustainability, and lists strategies for attaining human well-being.
Silent Warrior: A Journey of Hope
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,190. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Allergies
On Christmas day, 1998, Kerri Oxoby had everything going for her, until she made the snap decision to eat one bite of candy containing hazelnut extract, bringing on a life-threatening allergic reaction and a fight for her life. In this memoir, Kerri's mother recounts the story of her daughter's battle to overcome the challenges brought on by anaphylactic shock and brain injury.
The Complete Scoliosis Surgery Handbook for Patients
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Series: Health In Your Hands, Book 4. Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 74,040. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
An In-Depth and Unbiased Look Into What to Expect Before and During Scoliosis Surgery
Navy Search and Rescue (SAR) Manual - 3-50.1 - Part 1 of 2 - Aviation Maritime, Surface Vessel, Rescue Swimmer, Inland, Equipment, Communications, Medical Procedures, Survival Equipment
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
This heavily illustrated manual contains information for the safe and effective application of search and rescue (SAR) procedures, and the execution of SAR operations.
The Venus Week: Discover the Powerful Secret of Your Cycle…at Any Age (Revised Edition)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,050. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
In The Venus Week Dr. Rebecca Booth describes a window of days each month when Nature gives women a gift; when we are more likely to conceive we feel and look our best. The significance of this phenomenon is far greater than fertility alone. Learning its secrets and how to sustain it can help the reader obtain hormonal balance, improve her beauty, her love life, as well as her overall health.
Misdiagnosed... How I Survived The Cancer I Never Had
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,680. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
With her world turned upside down after being told she had cancer, she had to endure brutal chemotherapy treatment. But there was a twist - Michelle didn't actually have the disease. "Misdiagnosed...is the story of Michelle's epic battle to prove she wasn't sick.
Beating Ulcerative Colitis Your Own Ulcerative Colitis Success Programme
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Price: $16.47 USD. Words: 455,800. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
Become part of the solution to your ulcerative colitis health challenges with our new success programme, now published for your e-reader. Contained within 3 volumes: 'Beating Ulcerative Colitis - Your Own Ulcerative Colitis Success Programme', is part of a new range of health self-management programmes, written by and for sufferers of a range of chronic, or life limiting health conditions.
Northern Plant Lore: A Field Guide to the Ancestral Use of Plants in Northern Europe
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,460. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications
Over a thousand years ago the Anglo-Saxons used willow bark to treat headaches; modern pharmaceutical companies use the same basic ingredient - salicin. They boiled the bark in holy water and added a few other unnecessary ingredients, but they had a basic treatment that worked a millennia ago! And they called this the Dark Ages? Explore Anglo-Saxon Herbal Medicine that actually worked!
Speaking for the Child: An Autobiography and a Challenge
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 111,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As the name implies, this is my story. Speaking for the Child depicts my experience going through public schools and facing adulthood with a slowly increasing visual and hearing loss. It spans forty years and offers my unique perspective on many events that happened between the late sixties through the twenty-first century
Hold That Thought Reappraising The Work of Dr Caroline Leaf
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Price: Free! Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Does negative thinking make us sick? Does positive thinking improve our health and well-being? The popular Christian author, Dr Caroline Leaf, thinks so. Modern science disagrees. With 20 years experience in clinical medicine, & backed up by 300 current scientific references, Dr Pitt highlights the current science on thought & stress, & provides a new perspective on Dr Leafs writing and teaching.