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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.
Guida completa alla Chirurgia della scoliosi per il paziente: Una panoramica approfondita e imparziale di ciò che ci si deve aspettare quando si affronta un intervento per la scoliosi
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: Italian. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
Un intervento chirurgico per la scoliosi non deve essere un'esperienza spaventosa, traumatica e segnata dalla preoccupazione. In effetti, avendo a disposizione adeguate informazioni e conoscenze, puoi prendere decisioni serene e basate sui fatti sulle possibilità di trattamento migliori e maggiormente consigliabili.
Le manuel complet sur la scoliose et la chirurgie pour les patients: Un regard impartial en profondeur : qu’attendre avant et pendant l’opération de la scoliose
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 75,330. Language: French. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
Une opération de la scoliose n'a pas besoin d'être une expérience problématique et pleine d'anxiété. En fait, avec la bonne connaissance et une information correcte, vous pouvez prendre en toute confidence et bien informé les décisions sur les meilleures options de traitement.
Guía completa para pacientes sobre la cirugía para el tratamiento de la escoliosis: Un análisis detenido y objetivo acerca de qué se puede esperar antes y durante la cirugía de escoliosis
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 80,970. Language: Spanish. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
La cirugía para la escoliosis no tiene por qué resultar ser un proceso abrumador, problemático o repleto de ansiedad. De hecho, con la información, consejos y conocimientos adecuados, podrá tomar decisiones confiadas e informadas acerca de las mejores y más apropiadas opciones de tratamiento disponibles.
Operative Skoliose-Eingriffe – das erwartet Sie – so bereiten Sie sich vor: Ein Handbuch für Patienten: Ein detaillierter und objektiver Einblick in das, was Sie vor und während eines operativen Skoliose-Eingriffs erwartet
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 63,950. Language: German. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
Sich einer Skoliose-OP zu unterziehen muss keine entmutigende, belastende oder sorgenvolle Erfahrung sein. Im Gegenteil - mit den richtigen Informationen, der richtigen Unterstützung, dem richtigen Wissen entscheiden Sie selbstbewusst und informiert, welche für Sie die beste und sinnvollste Behandlungsmethode ist.
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.
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.