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ADHD Wellness Program
By Cheryl Healey
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Stop the struggle and confusion. Discover the true cause of symptoms and the steps to a brighter and healthier future naturally in this FREE eBook.
The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Amusing Sick Kids #5
By Sara M. Barton
Series: Practical Caregiver Guide, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
It's hard to keep kids engaged and amused when they're stuck in bed with an illness, disease, or disorder. This helpful guide offers simple tips, advice, and fun activities to keep a bedridden child involved in play and connected to family and friends. From games to thinking challenges to play to projects, "The Practical Caregiver's Guide to Amusing Sick Kids" is a parent's go-to sanity saver.
Zach's Journey: A story of boyhood, bravery and blindness
By Marc Ramirez
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by The Dallas Morning News. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs
Rapidly and surely, Zach Thibodeaux is going blind — the result of a condition called cone-rod dystrophy, a degenerative disease that is destroying the cells of his retina and for which there is no cure. At the age of 8, he’s coping with questions that are hard to imagine: How do you prepare for a life of blindness? What would you want to see? What would you do?
Calmer: Medical Events with Cognitively Impaired Children
By Melissa Hogan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
This short book offers a toolbox of workable strategies described in parent, not psychologist, terms that are designed to reduce medical trauma in your special child. The strategies are drawn from the work of the author with her son who suffers from a rare condition called Hunter Syndrome, sees ten specialists, four therapists, has a weekly infusion, and is in a clinical trial.
Opulent Pediatrics' Newborn Infant Guide
By Tonya Liggion
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
This brief yet informative guide is designed to put new parents at ease with their newborn. Included is a list with images of what is really needed for their infants "medicine" supply cabinet, and a breakdown of all the types of infant formula. Also discussed are common newborn issues and conditions as well as a schedule of well child exams and vaccines that are routinely given.
Dinosaurs Eat Sprouts, a stress-busting guide to making fun, healthy food your kids will eat
By Sue Trotter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Child nutrition
(5.00 from 1 review)
A simple, effective guide, packed with tips, tasty recipes and sound nutritional advice to help you make fun, healthy food your kids will want to eat. Designed to take the stress out of feeding the children, there is something for every parent from those on a budget to those catering for vegetarians or fussy eaters.
Diet Buddies: A Weight Loss Plan for the Whole Family
By Richard Lipman MD
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 57,530. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Eat less, move more. We’ve heard that advice for decades. The reality? 1/3 of children and 2/3 of adults are overweight or obese. Weight loss in the 21st century requires a different approach. Diet Buddies offers parents a realistic plan to reverse overeating for your overweight child and for every member of the family making small changes, without sacrificing many of the family favorite foods.
Cancer Kids: God's Special Children!
By Brent Atwater
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A child with Cancer and an Angel prepare parents who need to know about Heaven. A terrific book that puts a "positive spin" on a hands off subject. Cancer Kids creates comfort, support and a safe place to inspire and have conversations about Cancer.
The Food and Mood Book
By Jude Burger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: Australian English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book explores the link between food and mood due to food intolerance. Natural and man-made food chemicals are linked to causing depression, anxiety, anger, brain fog, ADHD and other similar moods in many people. The book includes many personal stories, links to research, the best elimination diet to determine triggers, and some existing treatments.
Talking to kids about death and dying: A guide for parents of terminally ill children
By David Marsh
Price: Free! Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
The subject of death and dying is difficult, but more so when your own child is dying. This booklet offers a guild to those parents
Yes, Your Child Can Gain Weight! Healthy, High Calorie Foods To Feed Your Underweight Child.
By Sharon Millan
Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Is your child a picky eater? Do meals often turn into a battle of the wills, with your child often winning because you are too tired to fight anymore? Is your child underweight? If you answered yes to any of these questions, this book is for you. It includes high calorie foods to try as well as feeding techniques to make mealtimes more peaceful. High calorie meal plans are also included.
I Am Not a Syndrome - My Name is Simon
By Sheryl Crosier
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012 by All Star Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
"I Am Not a Syndrome - My Name is Simon" is the moving and gripping story of a baby born with Trisomy 18. You will get frustrated. You may shed a few tears. You may not believe that the medical community here in the U.S. could have the audacity to label a newborn baby as 'incompatible with life.' And yet... You will also smile with joy at a wonderful read of Simon's life. Download it today.
Autism-The Road To Recovery
By Dr. Kurt Woeller
Price: $29.99 USD. Words: 37,590. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
"Autism, The Road to Recovery" is the most up-to date and easy-to read book for the caregiver of a person on the autism spectrum. Written by a doctor specialzing in successful biomedical autism treatment protocols, this book addresses significant medical problems, treatment options and common side-effects. This book should be in the possession of every parent of a child with autism!
Handbook For Teenage Girls - 2nd Edition
By Peter Lumba
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Love, sexuality, social and health issues every teenage girl should know. Innocent teenage girls are always caught up in tricky situations which they hardly know how to deal with. The information details given are meant to shed light on some of the situations a girl will encounter in her daily life.
Is ADHD Caused by Diet? The Food Dye Problem
By Gabriella West
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD
Could our food actually be the main cause of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)? Did you know that the amount of allowable food dyes in our diet has increased FIVE times between 1955 and 2007? Food dyes have now been officially linked to hyperactivity in children with learning disabilities, but so far the FDA has not acted to warn consumers about their toxic effects.
TEDI: Therapeutic Education Direction & Intervention
By Leslie McKerns
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 28,440. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
TEDI is a rehabilitative and educational program for children with special needs, traumatic brain injury, or developmental conditions affecting cognition, mobility and communication. TEDI is engaging and interactive; a complete program of curriculum based learning activities, combined with therapeutic intervention: physical, occupational, speech-language and cognitive therapy.
Dysgraphia: Your Essential Guide
By Helen Painter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / learning disabilities
This jam packed guide leads the reader through up to date information on how to address the 3 types of dysgraphia. Have you or someone you know been struggling with handwriting but you don't know what to do? Author Helen Painter is an occupational therapist with over 20 years experience and has supported dozens of school districts across the United States helping children with dysgraphia.
Neurotoxic Metals affecting Autism / Aspergers Syndrome / ADHD - Booklet 2
By Dr. Eleonore Blaurock-Busch PhD
Series: Autism Booklets. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
General Information about toxic metals, and detailed explanation Neurotoxic Metals affecting Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome / ADHD. Booklet 2 tells parents and doctors which tests are most useful in diagnosing metal intoxication.
BEAT AUTISM NOW (BAN) - Booklet 1 – Logically, effectively and inexpensively
By Dr. Eleonore Blaurock-Busch PhD
Series: Autism Booklets. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
General information about autism, and detailed explanation regarding the body’s genetic detoxification system. Booklet 1 provides one answer to why some autistic children are strongly affected by toxins such as thiomersal, and others are not.
A Practical Guide For New Parents
By Benjamin Gordon, M.D.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
My patients determined what would go into this book. It consists of information I found myself repeating to every mother during office visits. Women who have already raised their children say the same thing after reading it: "I wish I'd had this when I was raising my children". The favorite sections seem to be Sleep-How To Get It, Toilet Training or Learning Control and Avoiding Eating Problems.