Books tagged: surgery recovery

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Fibroids: The Alien Assassins in My Body
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
This testimonial shares intimate details from her childhood through to adulthood and discusses how fibroids, or as they are also called myomas, fibromyomas, or leiomyomas, have affected her daily life and the adjustments that she was forced to make. After reading this book, women will become more informed about a disease that affects 80 percent of women; while making life miserable for 1 in 4.
The Widower's Mite
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,100. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is a modern day, true telling of the parable of the Widow’s Mite. I offer it as a small measure, a “Widower’s Mite” if you will, to put a spotlight on someone who would crack my skull for drawing attention to her if she were still living, but someone whose life could be, and should be, an inspiration to all of us. I dedicate it to the memory of the most inspirational person I ever knew.
Weight Loss Bariatric Surgery Gastric Band
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Why You Need to Read This Book This book is above taking control of your weight and find a way of solving your issues. This book is designed to help you If you are contemplating this life changing operation, then why not follow me through my own real and personal Bariatric surgery journey, no frills, just the real deal. Are you considering the Risks involved in this type of surgery
Beneath The Surface: Hidradenitis Suppurativa
You set the price! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin
After enduring many different ineffective treatments for Hidradenitis Suppurativa over the past ten years it's time I took the next step; surgery. The experience, result, and timeline of the events leading up to and following surgery are most important to those who are facing the same challenge. Here is my story.
Straight From My Heart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
Bob Sluys wasn’t fat, never smoked and got plenty of exercise—yet, in a span of three decades he underwent four separate open heart surgeries. Unprecedented. This wildly entertaining and epic journey 33 years in the making will leave you amazed, moved and certainly laughing as Bob takes on big medicine, faith, McDonald’s, pain, frustration and death itself. A must read for anyone with a heart.
New Knee New Me - Your Quick Guide To Surviving Knee Surgery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by Norman B. Coffey. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Essay » Author profile
By Norman Coffey. This booklet explains how practical and disciplined efforts 'before and after' knee replacement surgery minimized the challenges and maximized the benefits of the overall experience. Learn how to duplicate for yourself, the super successful results of an insightful and determined patient who documented his story to help everyone planning for knee replacement surgery.
The Mummy Dick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Children's Books » Humor / General
Mom decided that the best way to get my mind off of being abandoned for the year was to have me circumcised the first day that I arrived at Granny and Papa’s house. Why this procedure was not done right when I was born is still a mystery to me. Evidently the whole family just wanted to have a good laugh at my expense.
Recipe Solutions for a Liquid Diet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / General
When I was told that I had to have jaw surgery and would be on a liquid diet before progressing on to a completely soft diet for three months or more, I began to crave all sorts of foods that I hadn’t even thought of for quite a while. Recipe Solutions for a Liquid Diet holds my experiments for spicing up the monotonous few foods that immediately spring to mind when thinking “liquid diet”.
The One-Day New Body Makeover
Price: Free! Words: 36,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Much of what's written about cosmetic surgery in newspapers and magazines, and even in some medical journals, is half-truth, myth, or advertising. The media has distorted public perception with overly negative or sensationalized stories, and medical specialty organizations contribute to the mayhem by promoting warring viewpoints to establish their own market share.
Doctors Don't Always Bury Their Mistakes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,440. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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"Doctors Don't Always Bury Their Mistakes" documents my epic quest for healing. I followed the advice of conventional physicians, podiatrists, orthopedists, neurologists, anesthesiologist/pain specialists, chiropractors and even an acupuncturist to no avail. What started out as a silly, klutzy accident—a bottle of salad dressing dropped on my foot, and was then compounded by stubbing a toe and breaking the same foot—became a decade of medical malpractice, financial tribulation, and a feeling of complete helplessness and hopelessness. What took seconds to do, literally took years to get past.