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Gift Oddly Wrapped: The spiritual journey of seeking sacred, ironic gift rather than dwelling on the pain.
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You set the price! Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
We all know people who suffer greatly, yet gracefully. Explore in poetry and reflection the depths of intimate, personal faith ~ journeying with God and each other to transform the pain of loss into the joy of co-creating with God. Patrick's contemplative soul startles us to see grace's abundance. Suggested price: $3-5. Additional generosity helps those strapped also get a copy. Thank you!
21st Century Veterans Health: Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) VA Independent Study Course and Additional Material - Cognitive Problems, Living with TBI, Family Impact, Treatment
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major health issue that impacts the lives of many soldiers and veterans. Here is a reproduction of the VA Independent Study Course on TBI plus an excerpt from Assessment and Treatment of Individuals With History Of Traumatic Brain Injury and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder August 2009. Original material includes a guide to leading medical websites.
Successfully Surviving a Brain Injury: A Family Guidebook, From the Emergency Room to Selecting a Rehabilitation Facility
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is an easy-to-read guidebook for families thrust into the confusing world of brain injury. It teaches readers the basics of brain injury. It guides them step-by-step through the recovery process. It provides the practical information they need to handle insurance, financial, legal, family and personal issues. Finally, it tells how one couple created a fulfilling new life after a brain injury.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - War Psychiatry: Combat Stress, Postcombat Reentry, Traumatic Brain Injury, PTSD, Prisoners of War, NBC Casualties (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 298,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, War Psychiatry addresses the mental health issues faced in combat, including combat stress, post-traumatic stress disorder, and postcombat reentry.
The PERCEVD Principles - Preparing Employers to Reintegrate Combat Exposed Veterans with Disabilities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,610. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
The Goal of "The PERCEVD Principles" is to establish disability and combat-related aspects of diversity awareness for veterans as a moral imperative. It serves a major injustice to our veterans to have them suffer in silence and/or increase their chances of failure by subjecting them to insensitive and harmful workplaces and collegiate environments. PERCEVD supports the business case.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Care of the Combat Amputee: Treatment of Limb Amputations, Polytrauma, Rehabilitation, Emerging Techniques, Technologies (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 384,920. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Care of the Combat Amputee addresses all aspects of combat amputee care ranging from surgical techniques to long-term care, polytrauma and comorbidities such as traumatic brain injury and burns, pain management, psychological issues, physical and occupational therapy, VA benefits, prosthetics and adaptive technologies, recreational opportunities, and return to duty and vocational rehabilitation.
The Stranger In My Head
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,650. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
You always think that because you drive safely, you'll always be safe. Unfortunately that isn't always the case. What happens afterward? What if you're not better in a few weeks? Will the pain ever go away? Are the problems from the head injury permanent? Can you depend on your insurance company? You'll find the answers to these questions and more in, 'The Stranger In My Head.'
Till the Cows Come Home - A must-read for anyone dealing with Brain Injury
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is the story of how J.T. Blakemore took an ill-advised ride in a ’59 Hot Rod Chevy in 1963 and regained consciousness twenty-eight days later. He was 21 years old. “You might say I threw my life away for a dozen cans of beer. The prognosis was simple: brain damage. The effects were not so simple. Not by a long shot.”
SEIZE HOPE: Just a Brainstorm on an otherwise Sunny Day
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A non-fiction book about Epilepsy unlike all others: this is an upbeat read; the theme of this book is HOPE. Readers both recently diagnosed or life-long living with a Seizure Disorder; you quickly realize the value of an Author pouring our her soul on the pages with first hand experiences: a how to guide to living life well, not defined by Epilepsy. Internet-linked.
Conversations With Crystal The Woman Who Fell Off the Bridge
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Crystal Manning tells her story of that fateful day, August 1, 2007, the day the I-35W Bridge collapsed in Minneapolis, MN. In her book she tells how she was saved from death in the Mississippi River by her fiancee', Michael Stoner, Jr., only to see him immediately charged with child abuse of her daughter. A journey to the real story of how her family was shattered by a truly American experience.