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Ending the Waiting Game: Increasing Kidney Transplants in Canada
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Price: Free! Words: 67,090. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Ending the Waiting Game provides a well-documented portrayal of kidney transplantation in Canada from the perspective of an experienced kidney transplant patient highly active in organ donation initiatives. Kidney patients will be encouraged by the possibilities they can consider to reduce lengthy transplant wait times, as well as discovering many positive ideas to advocate for change in Canada.
Swimming in Cyber: Learning to Live Healthily in the Intersections of the Virtual and Real Worlds
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Price: Free! Words: 51,580. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Learn how to develop a healthy relationship with the cyberspaces we interact with. The cyber seas of wireless communications, interactive platforms, tsunamis of information, fictional simulated worlds and other virtual realities co-exist with the physical world we live in. Discover through various actions how to deal effectively with this expanding issue to manage swimming through the cyber!
The Complete Guide To Clinical Aromatherapy and the Essential Oils of The Physical Body
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Price: Free! Words: 51,010. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aromatherapy
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Essentially aromatherapy and essential oils for beginners, written by an aromatherapist with 21 years professional experience, this is every aromatherapists go-to-guide. Packed with over 100 essential oil profiles, recommendations for over 60 conditions, recipe blends, a free relaxation hypnotherapy download and discount vouchers too.
Become Smarter
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Price: Free! Words: 66,970. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book describes techniques for improving mental abilities. The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims.
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.
Healing for Life - An Exploration of the Successes and Failures of Spiritual Healing
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Price: Free! Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
'Healing for Life' asks not only, 'Does God really heal?' but also, 'Does God fail?' Writing from personal experience, the author of 'Healing for Life' explores a range of failed as well as successful healings, and debates whether in the long-term some of those failures reveal more than the successes. Reading 'Healing for Life' may change your view of healing - or may change your 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.
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.
The BioMat Book
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Price: Free! Words: 66,230. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
A 1ºC increase in body temperature results in a 40% increase in immunity. That fact gives a hint of the major importance in understanding how something as natural as heat and light can affect our well being. This book is about light and heat medicine and about Far Infrared BioMats that offer comfort and healing. Humans need light and this book delivers up to the reader amazing secrets of light.
The Smokefree Way
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Price: Free! Words: 68,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
READ YOUR WAY TO STOP SMOKING. THE MOST INNOVATIVE, UP-TO-DATE AND INTELLIGENT QUIT SMOKING METHOD
Dall’Aceto Al Miele
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Price: Free! Words: 50,370. Language: Italian. Published: April 2, 2014 by OISM. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
«Dall’Aceto Al Miele: 7 passi per comprendere e trasformare la rabbia, l’aggressività e la violenza» è un manuale di auto-aiuto basato su un approccio psicanalitico-buddista che rifiuta il modello medico della malattia mentale e l’utilizzo di psicofarmaci. L'autore, Ron Leifer, è uno psichiatra statunitense dissidente convertito al buddismo.
Parkinson's: Hidden Truths. A Glimpse Into the Disease
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You set the price! Words: 57,150. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
“Parkinson’s Hidden Truths” The Premier Guide for Understanding and Living with the Disease. Every nine minutes, someone in America is diagnosed with Parkinson’s. Yet the disease largely remains a mystery – its causes vague, its diagnosis often delayed and made by process of elimination, the side effects of its treatment often confused as its symptoms.
FIRST AID AND BEYOND PAT 2
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Price: Free! Words: 73,070. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This handbook is designed to provide concise information regarding management of patients in austere environments. It is a ‘quick reference’ and is not meant to provide detailed discussions of physiological events. PART 2
The H2O Diet Book: How to Eat, Exercise, Drink and Dream.
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Price: Free! Words: 52,270. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Pair it with your favorite diet and double your weight loss results! The H2O Diet presents an authentic, permanent weight-loss strategy to naturally redirect your eating and drinking, so you can regain a healthy body and spirit. This is a book to keep on your night table to help you stay fit and slim all year long.
The.Most.Important.Knowledge.You.would.Ever.Read.Implement.and.Live.up.to.Forever
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Price: Free! Words: 159,660. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
The most important knowledge.
I'm still Blogging
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Price: Free! Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Written with a sense of humour, a daily blog aimed at offering support and comfort to fellow Gaucher and Parkinson's sufferers and caregivers. Followed in over 70 countries around the world, to mark writing for a second year, the entire entries have been made into a book; the aim to raise public awareness about chronic disease. Good health is a precious gift that is often taken for granted
Recovering Life
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You set the price! Words: 66,420. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Whether born damaged or damaged by life, too many of us choose to numb the pain with alcohol or drugs. "Recovering Life" is an intimate look inside the author's rehabilitation and twelve-step recovery process. Living in recovery is a fragile and beautiful state, requiring constant commitment, because getting sober is the easy part. Every day presents new challenges which one must face head on.
Taking Control of Your Life: How to Dramatically Increase your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
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You set the price! Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
If you don't know, understand, accept and learn from your feelings & emotions, you don't really have control over your own life! Emotional Intelligence is the study of YOU -- how you work, how to motivate, love and enjoy yourself, and how to use that knowledge to live the happiest, most successful life you can. Here's how EQ works, in simple, easy-to-understand, terms that can change your life!
Mind Mechanics - The Mindfulness Compendium
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Price: Free! Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A British counsellor and former paramedic shares the most popular of his blog series 'mind mechanics'. The cornerstone of Bob Brotchie's work in his private practice revolves around mindfulness observations and teaching, and how this more peaceful and clear way of living benefits those in therapy, whilst helping others navigate around such interventions.