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Whatever Happened to Patient 2410
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,740. 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.
Assisted Living: An Insider's View
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,240. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
What is it like to live in assisted living? The available literature (slick brochures, dry professional surveys) is of little help to prospective residents who want a preview of the experience. This book is a unique combination of personal impressions, observations of fellow residents and descriptions of day-to-day operations. And it is written by a resident who is also a trained psychologist.
21 Days, Steps & Keys: The Complete Book Series to Better Balance
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Series: Better Balance. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,040. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Are you seeking more balance in your life? Join author and wellness coach Michael Thomas Sunnarborg as he guides you through his powerful, yet poignant, three-book series designed to help you find better balance in your career, relationships, and life. This book contains the entire text of 21 Days to Better Balance, 21 Steps to Better Relationships, and 21 Keys to Work/Life Balance.
The Truth About Building Muscle: Less Sets + Less Workouts = More Strength
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Build lean, strong muscles without steroids. Lose fat, build muscle, get healthy the all-natural way!
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Cardiac Rhythm Interpretation - Electrocardiogram, EKG, Dysrhythmia, Electrophysiology, Rhythms/Heart Blocks
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In this subcourse, you will study recognition of cardiac dysrhythmias. This information will aid you in maintaining and improving the health of soldiers. In that pursuit, do your best to achieve the objectives of this subcourse.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Intravenous Infusions and Related Tasks - Obtaining Blood Specimen, Treatment for Anaphylactic Shock, Universal Body Substance Precautions
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 24,880. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
As a soldier medic, you will be providing medical care in a variety of situations. The method you will use to control hemorrhage in a casualty will likely depend on the tactical situation. Once hemorrhage has been controlled, the casualty may need fluid resuscitation to combat hypovolemic.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Management of Patients With Respiratory Dysfunctions - Respiratory System, Devices to Aid Breathing, Administering Oxygen, Suctioning
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,950. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / respiratory
This subcourse presents a review of the respiratory system, devices such as the oralpharyngeal airway and bag-valve-mask (BVM) systems which are used to assist a patient's breathing efforts, procedures for supplying the patient with additional oxygen through the use of the face mask and nasal prongs, and procedures for removing secretions interfering with breathing through the use of suction.
A Comprehensive Homeopathy Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Homeopathic Medicine
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,020. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Homeopathy
A Comprehensive Homeopathy Guide: Everything You Need to Know About Homeopathic Remedies provides a thorough explanation of homeopathic medicine and includes an alphabetical explanation of various treatment types for conditions, scientific evidence that they work and details on specific homeopathic medicines.
Fashion Feng Shui: The Power of Dressing with Intention
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014 by Fashion Feng Shui International. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
Clothing, your body’s most intimate environment, influences your life as much as the Chinese philosophy of Feng Shui teaches that your home and business decors do. Evana Maggiore’s fascinating book introduces you to this transformational dressing technique that combines ancient wisdom and solid fashion and image advice.
Thrown Again into the Frazzle Machine: Poems of Grace, Hope, and Healing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,080. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
May these poems be a lifeboat, offering comfort, healing, inspiration, and hope. Although telling a personal story, aspects might express something you want to say or help someone you care about. I should tell you right off it has a very happy ending as I came through what seemed like a long black tunnel, “the only way out, is through….”
Heart of Fire
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 57,480. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
What happens when a young girl is playing hide-and-seek with her cousin and her special hiding place suddenly turns into an exploding inferno? Nine-year-old Lesia Cartelli lived through the total demolition of her grandparent’s home that resulted in burns covering 50 percent of her body and face.
U.S. Army Medical Correspondence Course: Sterile Procedures (MD0540) - Communicable Diseases, Bloodborne Pathogens, Medical and Surgical Asepsis, Wound Care, Isolation, Prevention of Infection
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,180. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This subcourse discusses communicable diseases and how they are transmitted, medical asepsis, surgical asepsis, the purposes of dressings, types of dressing materials, how to change a sterile dressing, and how to irrigate a wound.
Ebola Virus Pandemic! Separating Fact From Fiction The Truth About The Ebola Virus In America Everything YOU Need To Know To Protect Yourself And Your Family
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
If you are looking for the truth about Ebola in America, and if you want to learn all you can about Ebola in America, this brand new book is for you! All your Ebola questions will be answered, you will learn where Ebola originated, you will see how (when, where) Ebola has spread, you will be given all the latest news about Ebola and Ebola victims!
Gluten-Related Disorder: Sick? Tired? Grumpy?
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,240. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
We are all at risk from eating gluten: any person, any symptom, any time! Dr Ford presents stories of 50 families severely affected by gluten. He asks: “Is eating gluten really worth the risk?
Fibromyalgia: Living a Life of Blessing and Hope
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,130. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Acupressure & acupuncture
This book is intended to support and encourage individuals with Fibromyalgia! It provides: basic information and details about Fibromyalgia, recent research and advancements in diagnosis and treatment, stories of those who have found hope after the diagnosis, action steps, tips from fellow Fibromyalgians, and links to educational and support resources.
The KEY3 Holder
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,250. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Become the KEY3 Holder through a transformational programme of spiritual change to wage war on poverty by donating preloved goods to create a more equitable world society; consider need or greed and their tenuous connection to diminishing fossil fuels and native habitats; apply hands-on healing for personal wellness, and teach children the KEY3 ideals using the interactive Children's Workbook
Rethink Your Diet: Be conscious! And learn how to live a healthy lifestyle.
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 71,100. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
"Health is not everything, but without health, everything is nothing" (Schopenhauer, German philosopher) This book is about the relationship between the food we eat and how it affects our life and the world around us, including: • Our physical and mental health • Our environment • Our economy • And our society All these issues are explained in detail and supported with scientific reasons.