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The Purple World: Healing the Harm in American Health Care
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In this riveting book, Dr. Joseph Jarvis, MD, examines how our nation's focus has radically shifted from the disease to the dollar-drastically harming Americans in the process. With unforgettable stories drawn from Dr. Jarvis's thirty-plus years in the medical profession, he gets you thinking about health-care reform in a big way.
The Way of the Physician: Recovering the Heart of Medicine
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014 by D. Patrick Miller. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Mind & Body
Medicine for the practitioner and the patient alike, this book says that we need to train doctors to be wise healers working on the heart, not mechanics who fix bodies.
The Complete Guide on Anemia : Learn Anemia Symptoms, Anemia Causes, and Anemia Treatments. Anemia types covered in full details: Iron-deficiency, Microcytic, Autoimmune Hemolytic, Sideroblastic, and Normocytic Anemia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Everything you need to know about Anemia. This guide adresses anemia symptoms/signs of anemia, anemia causes, anemia treatments, types of anemia, and covers in full details : - Iron-deficiency anemia. - Microcytic anemia. - Autoimmune Hemolytic Anemia - Normocytic anemia - Sideroblastic anemia The book is written in an easy to read and understandable style.
It's Not About Us; The Secret to Transforming the Mental Health and Addiction System in Canada
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
It’s Not About Us is a guide to improving the client experience in the mental health and addiction system in Canada. It presents a new way to think about what it means for a program to be client-centered. If you want to advocate for a better system, this book will help you do so. If you work in this field, it will help guide you through a more fundamental change than we have seen in many decades.
Highway Hypodermics: Travel Nursing 2017
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2017 by Star Publish LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Whether you're an experienced or a newbie traveler this is the most comprehensive book on travel healthcare. Epstein not only teaches on the basics of finding great assignments but goes further into explaining everything a traveling nurse needs to know.
Don't Let Your Doctor Kill You: How to Beat Physician Arrogance, Corporate Greed and a Broken System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Take charge of your health and stop turning over your life to our confusing and intimidating healthcare system–before it’s too late. "American healthcare is at its nadir; it will never be worse than this -- Dr. Schwartz tells it like it is in Don't Let Your Doctor Kill You." - Jamie Koufman, M.D., F.A.C.S., Director, Voice Institute of New York
The Cochrane Collaboration: Medicine's Best-Kept Secret
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In the complex, ever-evolving realm of modern medicine, how can you even begin to understand what's hocus-pocus and what really works? Best-selling author and researcher Alan Cassels answers with a single word: Cochrane. The Cochrane Collaboration is made up of more than 30,000 medical researchers from more than 100 countries - unbiased experts and investigators.
No Time to Care: A Leadership Game Plan to Ensure Caregiver Engagement
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,220. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016 by Richter Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In any hospital setting, a team of enthusiastic and engaged caregivers translates into better patient outcomes. But how can leaders foster engagement among workers who, all too often, are overwhelmed by the pressure to meet the needs of patients as well as the growing expectations of their employers in today’s high-stress health-care environments?
Beware Of Your Doctor: How to Survive the Medical System
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 30,510. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
A must-read guide to help you make YOUR everyday medical decisions. You know those pills that your doctor prescribed for you? There is at least a 20% chance that you don't need them and that they may be harming you. There is also a 10-15% chance that the diagnosis you received was wrong. Shocking, isn't it?
A Simple Guide to Thyroid Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The Thyroid gland produces the thyroid hormone which plays an important part in the metabolism of our body. The thyroid hormones regulate how the body breaks down the food we eat. It uses that energy instantly or stores it for the future. The pituitary gland in the brain actually controls how the thyroid works. It is located at the base of the brain and produces thyroid-stimulating hormone.
A Collection of Poetry Struggle and Victories Over Drug Addiction
Series: IN THE WORDS OF AN ADDICT. Price: $5.25 $2.89 USD. (45% off until Nov. 15!) Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Kelly Busch. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of poetry written during the course of a gripping drug addiction that was a mask for dealing with childhood sexual abuse.
Vaccines - Checking the Dangerous Trend of Unnecessary Vaccination
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,830. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book is a hard-hitting eye-opener, telling you all about the dangers of vaccination, and how a limited number of people and possibly governments/administrations/including the WHO are influencing countries all over the World to get their children vaccinated, or even get themselves vaccinated against possible epidemics and diseases.
Handbook of Hip & Knee Joint Replacement: Through the Eyes of the Patient, Surgeon & Medical Team
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,280. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
This unique and excellent 5-Star handbook is for anyone considering Hip Joint Replacement or Knee Joint Replacement. It was written from the the perspectives of: the Surgeon, a Knee Patient, a Hip Patient, the Anesthesiologist, and the Physical Therapist! As such, it covers the entire spectrum of people involved. If you're considering this life changing journey -- this handbook is a must for you.
Reiki - Energia Vital Universal (Cura, Equilíbrio e Harmonia)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 17, 2014 by Editora. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Reiki é um sistema natural de cura, uma energia de alta freqüência vibratória. O tratamento é feito por meio do Reikiano(a) através da imposição das mãos, sobre si mesmo ou sobre outra pessoa, onde o fluxo de energia Reiki flui pelo terapeuta, sendo transmitido para quem a recebe, seja ser humano, animal ou vegetal. Reiki é uma excelente terapia integrativa complementar.
Medical Tourism: Knowing about Better Medical Treatment Alternatives All Over the World Volume II
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Introduction This book is a continuation of the first book in the series, The Breakdown of the American Healthcare System. (It is available on Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Itunes, Kobo, Smashwords, and the Google Play store.)
A Simple Guide to Hypertension and Heart Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Hypertension, or high blood pressure, refers to a condition in which the blood is pumped around the body above normal pressure. A blood pressure reading of 120/80 is read as 120 over 80 millimetres of mercury. The top number is your systolic pressure. This is the pressure in your arteries when your heart pumps. The bottom number is your diastolic blood pressure.
A Simple Guide to Blindness and Related Eye Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 22. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Blindness is the inability to see. What are the causes of Blindness? The causes of blindness are: 1. cataract 2. glaucoma 3. AMD 4. Corneal opacities 5. Diabetes retinopathy 6. trachoma 7. accidents 8. leprosy 9. Vitamin A Deficiency 10. infection of the eye especially the cornea Three-quarters of all blindness can be prevented or treated.
A Simple Guide to AutoImmune Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
An auto immune disease is a disease of the human body where the immune system of the body attacks its own cells in the joints as in Rheumatoid arthritis Or in the skin as in psoriasis Or in the muscles as in Myasthenia gravis Or throughout the body as in Systemic Lupus Erythematosis There are over 80 different types of auto immune diseases in the body
A Simple Guide to Dementia and Alzheimer's Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Dementia is a disease in which brain tissue degenerates to the extent of loss of memory and other intellectual abilities serious enough to interfere with daily life. In Dementia there is a severe and progressive decline in mental function. It affects a person's ability to: 1. think, remember and reason 2. learn new information and skills 3. solve problems and make judgement
A Simple Guide to Sleep Disorders
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Sleep is something which every one of us need. It helps to rest the mind and allows the body to rest and rejuvenate itself. Sleep is described as a state of consciousness or dynamic activity which gives the body time to rest and build up strength while the brains continue to work. Sleep has four phases.

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