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Health Promotion Pathways: Applied Activities for the Collegiate Classroom
Price: $27.00 USD. Words: 47,360. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Health Promotion Pathways is an activity guide for college students enrolled in health promotion classes. The activities range in duration, including problem-solving activities, case studies, and events. They are written to inspire open-ended responses and class discussion. This activity guide best supports content in community health, health education, and program planning.
It's The Incentives, Stupid!
Price: Free! Words: 23,690. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Essay » Political
Healthcare is plagued by many things, but none is worse than the incentives that drive physician, hospital and patient behaviors. This book is a compilation of 18 months of reflections on those incentives and offers some solutions to the problems at hand.
I'm still Blogging
Price: Free! Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Written with a sense of humour, a daily blog aimed at offering support and comfort to fellow Gaucher and Parkinson's sufferers and caregivers. Followed in over 70 countries around the world, to mark writing for a second year, the entire entries have been made into a book; the aim to raise public awareness about chronic disease. Good health is a precious gift that is often taken for granted
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Why do we age? This book describes the exciting development of theories that say that we age because we are purposely designed to have a limited lifespan; we are programmed to age and die. This theory strongly suggests that we can find pharmaceutical agents that generally delay aging and age-related diseases like cancer and heart disease. Print length 255 pages, 28 illustrations.
Simply Ask. A Guide to Religious Sensitivity for Healthcare Professionals.
Price: Free! Words: 20,850. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 26, 2013 by Michel Clasquin-Johnson. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This booklet aims to sensitize and equip healthcare practitioners with knowledge about the religious and spiritual needs of their clients from the major religions. It focuses on the South African situation, but healthcare practitioners from all countries and cultures will no doubt find something new and valuable in it.
The Medical Culling of America
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012 and represented by Alex Burke. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime
The AMA reported by 2003 that 225,000 people were being killed per year by their prescription drugs: 125,000 correctly prescribed and 100,000 misdiagnosed by their doctors. All were taken according to directions. And so we eagerly accepted reporter Alex Burke's manuscript, which includes an in-depth investigation into the 2100 profitable deaths a year in the Ohio BWC system alone.
The Incentive Cure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,570. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Health care in the US needs a cure, and this book provides one that can be implemented today and tomorrow. It's all about fixing the incentives that currently encourage doctors, nurses, hospitals and others to be bad instead of being what they want to be -- good. It's a call to action for a new national project: delivering an effective and lasting cure to the American health care system.
Walking Through Cornflakes
Price: Free! Words: 22,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Learning disabilities
(5.00 from 1 review)
My daughter Helen, who had moderate learning difficulties, died at the age of 33 in 2009. Helen worked hard to overcome her problems and had reached a stage in her life where she was about to part-own her own home. After a final viewing we were so happy, but roughly 90 minutes later, Helen passed away. She had suffered a massive DVT due to the medication prescribed three months earlier.
Resilience of a Dream Catcher: A Spiritual Memoir
Price: $9.80 USD. Words: 110,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This memoir by a disabled veteran spans these careers: athlete, Army private, boxing champion, Benedictine monk, sports coach, Catholic priest, Navy Chaplain, pastoral psychologist, family therapist, human resource consultant, community activist, and Spellbinder storyteller,. The author uses his life of facing much adversity to teach many lessons of resilience, coping well, no matter what..
SHARP Stop Heroin and Rescue People: A Workbook for Communities
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Church Basement Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
We have seen far too many heroin deaths. It is time to adapt. This book shows the path to safety. SHARP Stop Heroin and Rescue People is a consensus-based approach that makes a complex scary problem easy to understand. Written by a social service expert, this book delivers solutions. It's realistic, specific, hopeful, and positive.
Andropause: The Complete Male Menopause Guide. Discover The Shocking Truth About Low Testosterone And Proven Treatments To Combat Low T In Under 30 Days.
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual health
Guaranteed to answer everything you want to know about the male andropause, low testosterone and more in a practical and easy to read eBook. Trusted author Brady Howard breaks down in excellent detail the complete history of andropause, and provides solid solutions to the complex sexual, physical, emotional and psychological changes men experience throughout their lives, especially at mid-life.
The Wellness Club: A Journey to Health Beyond Healthcare
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
A true story of healthcare workers who discovered how to live a healthier life. Though blame falls to corporations and government for a health crisis, they saw their choices played a role too, and explored how to change themselves. Some of their stories are funny, some sad. Lots of cutting edge info, some controversial, on exercise, nutrition, stress reduction, and change management.
Simple yet Critical Ways to Health, The Joy of Life
Series: Personality Development, Book 2 ยท Healthy Lifestyle, Book 1. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,530. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Here are 58 treatises spread over 8 sections dealing with the simple to follow and understand rules and routines of human life through which any person may keep healthy until his/her last breathe. Most of the narrations and framing in the volume are based on personal experiences and realizations and these are put in simple-to-understand ways.
Medical Industry's Death Panels: Greek Tragedy of a Lady Named Glenda
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
The book, Medical Industry’s Death Panels: Greek Tragedy of a Lady Named Glenda, is a must-read for every adult, especially seniors, to understand the life-affecting pitfalls that are faced by anyone suddenly needing medical treatment.
Killer Cigarette Smoking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,080. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Mahesh Dutt Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Cigarette causes all the diseases what we have discussed above in detail. The main component of cigarette is tobacco. Tobacco is a green leaf bush which grows well in hot climate. To cultivate tobacco farmers use many types of chemicals. Harmful chemicals and pesticides are commonly used by the farmers to cultivate tobacco.
Healed from Chronic Pain
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,990. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A new approach to healing, the combining of faith and science, lead this non-medical person to discover that nutrition would heal most disorders. A correlation between central air conditioning and obesity lead him to the understanding that we do not consume enough nutrients in our regular diets for health. You will also discover our relationship with the sun has changed forever and why.
Be Prepared for a Hospital Stay: Checklists for Patient Safety
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Learn how to be an informed patient by getting inside information from a legal nurse consultant who has helped attorneys with thousands of medical malpractice cases. Patient safety checklists will teach you what to do to speak up to have a safe hospital stay. The book is also ideal for family members and visitors of a hospitalized patient.
Your Personal Affordable Care Act: How To Avoid Obamacare
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
“The book is a great primer on...our current healthcare system, and the hundreds of linked sources are interesting and insightful in every part of the book, even if you disagree with the author ...[and] “tough love” in his message. He’s passionate, and he cares about you and your potential to live a life in health. It’s like getting a hug from a battle hardened Marine drill Sergeant."
Save Trillions with Universal Health Care: Transform Obamacare
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Proposing health care that prioritizes public health and effective prevention, allows freedom of choice for patients and pays for it by charging fees on toxic products and hazardous practices. Providing a strategy to transform Obamacare into a better, cheaper universal health care system. Informing readers about evidence based health habits to prevent the major lifestyle epidemics of America.
Alcohol: Confesiones
You set the price! Words: 57,450. Language: Spanish. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He escrito este tratado de salud y cuidado contra las traumáticas consecuencias del abuso y adicción al alcohol que se anticipa nos caerá en tromba en pocos años tras el largo período de "la Marcha" y el ahora vigente Botellón y Macrobotellón, amén de las diversas mezclas de estupefacientes (cocaína y éxtasis) mezclados con la bebida ingerida en discotecas y bares atiborrados de jóvenes hoy día.