Books tagged: multiple sclerosis

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Forever Girl - The List
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,350. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Surrounded by family, friends and fans, Sam, the Quintessential Aussie larrikin and radio personality, takes for granted the rich tapestry of his life until the threads start to unravel. The fear of losing those around him compels Sam to put others needs before his own. Through a sequence of events Sam is forced to grow up, making it an interesting year for Sam Reily
Blemished Harvest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,230. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Karen, this thing isn't going away. I've got it. There's no cure for it. This Cinderella world of ours is about to come apart and there's not one thing I can do about it. No company wants a cripple."
Once in Every Generation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Angelina was a phenomenon with an incomparable singing voice. A trauma destroys her dreams. As an adult, Angelina teaches voice to a student who astonishes her. She instills in Lisa the confidence to believe in herself. The young student's voice launches her on a rise to stardom. At her career height, an illness surfaces. Relying on one another's strength, both women learn to deal with challenge.
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!
The MS Project
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,450. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011 by Five Seas Ink. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The MS Project is a collection of stories written by people whose lives are impacted in some way by Multiple Sclerosis. This book shares information about people’s experiences and is truly inspiring and motivating. It showcases the amazing strength people find when facing adversity.
Wink
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,300. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Wink is a breast cancer memoir conveyed with light hearted humor and affection. It shares a journey of what happens when a routine baseline mammogram reveals suspicious calcifications that lead to a diagnosis of breast cancer. The author discloses nearly a year long process with multiple surgeries, alternative healing strategies and reconstruction which ignites both laughter and tears.
Rising UP!: Study Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is an interactive study guide for Anna York's Rising UP!: My Recovery from Multiple Sclerosis, Disability and Despair. Interactive questions help you dig into the transformational experience of Rising UP! and get involved in the way that suits your own personal needs. You can highlight, comment, journal, and interact with other readers online-the choice is yours. Keep on Rising!
Taking the Reins: One Woman's Journey with MS
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,020. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports for physically disabled
Ellen Frank, a 64-year-old Jewish lesbian feminist activist, has been living with MS (multiple sclerosis) for more than twenty years. This plain-spoken, dark, funny, passionate memoir chronicles two pivotal years of her life, 1995–1997, when she takes up therapeutic riding, travels from Vancouver to Tel Aviv to stay with her daughter and await the birth of her grandson, and writes it all down.
Sharing Air by KP Rigney & JR Elliott
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Sharing Air is an inspiring journey that will touch your heart and perhaps move you to learn more about the incredible world of inner-space beneath the sea. This zero gravity environment provides the backdrop for romance, intrigue and adventure.
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.