Books tagged: chronic illness

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Sickle Cell Anemia : A Mother's Perspective What Every Parent Should Know
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 23,270. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference
Sickle Cell Anemia: A Mother's Perspective offers information that every parent should know when caring for a child diagnosed with this disease.
Safe
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Price: Free! Words: 111,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Keeley Hunter, a legitimate safe cracker based in Germany, is struggling with chronic poor health, and a few months after the death of his partner and lover, Kristian, he travels home to New Zealand for a rest. While there he faces tragedy but also finds love again. On his return to Europe he encounters further danger that threatens his work and his life.
Who Hit the Down Button
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This is a useful and encouraging book for anyone living with a chronic illness or disability. Life has its ups and downs, but for those who struggle with physical handicaps, the downside is often daunting.
Just for Kicks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Illness can't keep Petra Goodwyn down. Denying the iffy state of her remission from juvenile rheumatoid arthritis, she works against the clock to earn a black belt before the disease she's keeping secret can stop her. And before Chas, her hot martial arts instructor, hooks up with someone else.
A Flicker of Hope: Poems Written by a Wegener's Granulomatosis Survivor
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Series: Wegener's Granulomatosis Autobiography · Poetry eChapbooks. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
In January 2003, I spent five weeks in a German hospital after my kidneys failed. It took two weeks for the doctors to diagnose me with a vasculitis disease called Wegener's Granulomatosis. These poems express what I feel about having a rare chronic illness.
Rising UP!: My Recovery from Multiple Sclerosis, Disability and Despair
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 124,070. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Multiple sclerosis, a disease Anna York has had for over forty years, crippled her, caused her excruciating pain, put her in a wheelchair, and wreaked havoc on all aspects of her life. Rising UP! describes an extraordinary journey of healing that restored her to vibrant, healthy life. Anna's recovery includes Tai Chi, Qigong, Chinese and Western Medicine, diet, prayer, meditation--and much more!
In the Shadow of Death: Reflections on a Chronic Illness
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Series: Wegener's Granulomatosis Autobiography. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,670. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In January 2003 I spent two weeks in a German hospital before I was diagnosed with Wegener's Granulomatosis. This collection contains my journey through a chronic illness. This ebook was written as remembrance for Vasculitis month (May) and to all of those people who have lived with and died from a chronic illness. Updated Second Edition in 2014.
Living Lightly with Lyme
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This book offers helpful strategies for managing Chronic Lyme Disease and other chronic health challenges, such as Candida, Multiple Chemical Sensitivity, Environmental Illness, allergies, digestive disorders, and chronic fatigue. Individuals dealing with any ongoing health problem or illness can benefit from many of the solutions in this manual.
Life Continues: Facing the Challenges of MS, Menopause & Midlife with Hope, Courage & Humor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system
When multiple sclerosis turns everyday into a scary roller coaster ride, Ambrosio uses laughter to deal with the uncertainty of what lies ahead. Quirky short chapters tell much about the author's uncanny ability to focus on what she can do instead of dwelling on the mounting cannots.
Broken
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Molly had become accustomed to the pain terrorizing her since birth. Everyone thought she was just being a fussy baby, until the physical signs of a debilitating disease began to appear on her first birthday. She had resigned herself to the fate of a cursed life, until a series of seizures at twelve years old introduced her to the forces responsible: her own body and the agents within it!