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The Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World and Other True Tales From the Emergency Room
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Life as an emergency doctor. That teenager puking up two liters of vodka and his stomach lining at triage? Yup. Blood pouring out of a terrified pregnant woman? Call me. Plus the patient who no longer has a nosebleed screaming at me across the department, "You. Are. The Most. Unfeeling doctor. I have ever met!" Come on in. Nominated for the Top 50 Must-Read Books for Nurses in 2012.
Dr. Shyam Singha, The Master Behind the Mustard Bath
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
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Mustard Bath Formulator Dr. Shyam Singha, the Great Himalayan Master of natural medicine, was one of the most sought-after doctors of the 20th century. A Bodhisattva and master healer, Dr. Singha formulated the world-renowned mustard bath, pioneered the Food As Medicine movement, and taught the value of alkaline practices to balance the body's pH level.
Playing God: The Evolution of a Modern Surgeon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2019 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
What does it mean to be a doctor? “I am a doctor.” Every year, thousands of medical school graduates utter these four simple words. But as you will see in Playing God, earning an M.D. is just the first step to becoming a real physician.
My Journey to Kilis
Price: Free! Words: 28,950. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Journey to Kilis follows a medical student from Qatar as he sets out to work with Syrian refugees for three weeks. It is a journal-styled piece of work that tries to explores the plight of Syrian victims in Kilis, Turkey. It is interspersed with emotions like sorrow and humor as it tries to tell the story from the point of view of a medical student, humanitarian and a human rights advocate.
Rescuing Providence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Former EMT and firefighter Michael Morse takes you along for the ride as he and his fellow officers respond to 24 emergency calls in a 34-hour period. Rescuing Providence is a fascinating glimpse into the daily lives of the people who do a critical job that is often dangerous, sometimes thankless, but ultimately rewarding.
Fifty Shades of Grey’s Anatomy: The Unfeeling Doctor’s Fresh Confessions from the Emergency Room
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
Are women ruining medicine? Nah. Real life in the emergency lane, zeroing on body parts and chicks in scrubs. Just like Grey’s Anatomy, medicine with a little bit of sex. And, like Fifty Shades of Grey, a tiny bit of torture.
James R. Doty MD’S Into the Magic Shop A Neurosurgeon’s Quest to Discover the Mysteries of the Brain and the Secrets of the Heart | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Psychology » Personality
Extraordinary things happen when we harness the power of both the brain and the heart.
City Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,610. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Rescue Lieutenant Michael Morse takes you along for a thrill ride as he responds to emergencies that can be heartwarming, hilarious—and sometimes tragic. From the profound to the absurd, from challenging situations to total disbelief, it’s all simply a day at work for our firefighters, EMT’s and police officers.
Untold Stories of a Paramedic: True Stories of Life on the Job
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,550. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2018 by Tellwell. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When you see an ambulance speeding by, lights and sirens wailing, have you ever wondered what is happening inside? Have you ever wondered what challenges paramedics face daily? What type of calls they deal with? Well, now you will find out. Luciano Nisi has been a paramedic for over 15 years, working in both rural, and downtown, urban areas.
Broken Bones: New True Noir Essays From the Emergency Room by the Most Unfeeling Doctor in the World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Olo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire
New, blistering, darkly funny essays breaking bones. And fixing them. And the seamy underside of life in the emergency room, with its cornucopia of crazy cases, not just bone-centred ones. For example, the man who tried to eat his own thumb and the case of bleeding brains. Warning: 1. Broken Bones bears no authorized resemblance to any TV show. Rated R. Medical noir. With cussing. Don’t read it.
Not Just a Little Prick
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 45,580. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
From humble beginnings to becoming a medical practitioner, Peter Desmarais relates his experiences as a kid with a chemical laboratory in his bedroom where he would operate on frogs, his hilarious experiences as a hospital Houseman, and his first few years of general practice.
Clashing Worlds - Diaries of a Psychopath
Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 57,290. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Forensic psychology, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
This biographical book about psychopathic development and daily life problems is written by a psychoanalyst who worked with psychopaths for decades and published in international journals about this toppic.
Eben Alexander’s Proof of Heaven: A Neurosurgeon’s Journey into the Afterlife | Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
A Scientist's Case for the Afterlife... Alexander’s story is not a fantasy. Before he underwent his journey, he could not reconcile his knowledge of neuroscience with any belief in heaven, God, or the soul. Today Alexander is a doctor who believes that true health can be achieved only when we realize that God and the soul are real and that death is not the end of personal existence.
A Lot of Loose Ends - A Vet in Africa
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 111,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
A Lot of Loose Ends is Roland's account of his experiences in treating animals of all shapes and sizes in Africa and his many encounters with farmers, pet owners and politicians. Some of the tales he has to tell are hilarious, others hair-raising and a few horrific, but all are fascinating.
Wake Up Running
Price: $6.99 USD. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Life Force Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
A memoir by American executive, David Egee, who overcame a learning handicap to become a successful international health care executive, establishing hospitals in the Middle East and nursing homes in England, while dealing with persons such as Yasser Arafat and Muammar Gaddafi.
The Swiss-Made Egyptian: From Medical Student to Fellowship-Trained Consultant: How to Create Your Medical Career Success Path
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,940. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2020 by Evolve Global Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Mohy Taha MBBCh, MD, FMH, is a fellowship-trained consultant with a specialty in orthopedics and traumatology and a subspecialty in the shoulder and elbow. In his best-selling book, he takes readers on a journey to create their medical career success path by sharing his experiences and his own journey.
Packy & Me
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,320. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Animals
On April 14, 1962, the birth of a precocious pachyderm captivated the world. The elephant--Portland, Oregon's own Packy--garnered national and international attention as the first captive elephant born in an American in 44 years. In the face of an unsettling time in Vietnam and rising racial tensions, America needed a distraction.
Living with a Dead Man: A Story of Love
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2016 by Emerald Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
Sitting in an oncologist’s waiting room is one of life’s more sobering experiences. The first thing that hit her was that she was there, not as a doctor, but as a cancer patient’s wife. It didn’t matter that Marianne was a family practitioner, or that her husband, Thom, was a death and dying therapist. Cancer, and all that went with it, had found them.
Doctors, Disease, and Dying in the Pikes Peak Region
Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 109,860. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012 by Pikes Peak Library District. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Readers will learn about some of the formidable health challenges of our region, challenges often overcome by advancements in medical science; about the early development of health care as a thriving industry; and about the scientists, doctors, nurses, and other concerned professionals who have led the cause for a better quality of life in the Pikes Peak area.
Arctic Sven — Finding Ki
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,440. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
The true story of a young EMT / school teacher who found inner harmony on the Appalachian Trail

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