Books tagged: rehabilitation

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The P Plate Factor
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Price: Free! Words: 18,740. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Statistics show that a 17 year old driver is four times more likely to be involved in a fatal crash than a driver over 26 years. Driving at night, with friends, significantly increases the risk. 17 year old Elias Yousif was involved in a high speed crash in 2008. He was critically injured, snatched from the jaws of death by paramedics. He beat The P Plate Factor. Many others don’t.
Helen of Orpington
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Price: Free! Words: 96,150. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Helen never had strong bonding love for her daughter Emma, until they worked together. This love is short lived, soon Emma is knocked down and killed by Lesley, a young American nurse in London. A short jail term and extradition to the States for Lesley, leaves Helen broken, and ready for reprisal. Helen’s journey for justice takes her to American, she finds Emma’s killer, new love and herself...
Zipangu, Year of the Dog 1274: The Second Wave
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Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set in Zipangu (ancient Japan) at the time of the first Mongol invasion, The Second Wave is the story of Chen who survives the typhoon sent by sun-goddess Amaterasu to protect the island chain. Washed up on a beach and close to death, he is rescued by monks from the nearby temple. He evades capture by adapting to life among them until the time of the second invasion.
ADB’s Response to Natural Disasters and Disaster Risks
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / economic development
This brief highlights lessons and recommendations from an independent evaluation report that assesses the Asian Development Bank's support for disaster prevention and recovery programs during 1995–2011.
Overman
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Price: Free! Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Psychiatrist Owen Hanks’s new patient, Conrad Davis, is a superhuman ex-police officer - formerly depicted by the press as a veritable superhero. Then something changed, and - without explanation - he began to take lives rather than saving them. Owen feels safe because his patient’s powers are being suppressed. But he’s about to learn that - even now - Davis might not be as harmless as he seems.
My Achilles' Heel: How to Overcome Achilles Tendinopathy
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Price: $10.50 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: British English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
A personal account of how I overcame a very chronic condition of Achilles Tendonitis, giving advise upon the various forms of therapy.
Stuffing Sandwiches Down My Shirt... Strategies and Inspiration for Crutch Users
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
An upbeat approach to one-footed living, "Stuffing Sandwiches Down My Shirt: Strategies and Inspiration for Crutch Users" delivers practical ideas for maximizing the temporary challenges associated with a casted leg and crutch use. The author, a single mom of three, found humor to be critical in making her post-op recovery time a fulfilling and, surprisingly, fun experience.
Andrew and Steven
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Price: Free! Words: 23,790. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Andrew and Steven are two troubled teenagers that find each other after being sentenced to a reform school. Can they build a new life or destroy what little they have?
Making the Move to a Retirement Community : A Complete Guide to Making an Informed Decision
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
A complete family guide to making an informed decision regarding retirement communities and senior living options. Written by a 30-year veteran operations expert in Senior Housing and author. Learn about the different types of facilities, how they are priced, and how to choose which one is right for your situation.
Rehab-Ward Life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A look into the life of young Josephine, a youth's stay at a rehab center or psych ward. It gives voice to how an average person who suffers from any mental illness feels while in rehab or in the psychiatric ward at a hospital. The nightmares, the fears, and the feelings that are felt while she is in the trapped rooms wondering if she is going to come out okay.