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A Compendium Of My Medical Poems About Diseases From A Family Doctor (Volume 2) by Kenneth Kee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,530. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book describes the medical poetry of diseases taken from my medical books. In 2013 to 2014 I was writing some of these health books when I decided to make it more interesting by adding quotations or poems on these conditions. Unfortunately not all poems or quotations could be found for some diseases. So I decided to write some 312 poems on my own based on the contents that I was writing.
Eye Care Basics by Danny Hum
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,510. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Bible verses quoted. Explaining with diagrams nearsightedness, farsightedness, astigmatism, presbyopia, glasses, contact lenses, cataracts, laser eye surgery, glaucoma, floaters, flashes, retinal detachments, macular degeneration, diabetes’ and hypertension’s eye effects, watery and dry eyes, eye blood, bumps, bugs, eyelid problems, headaches, dizziness, and color vision genetics. Understanding wh
AHA Scientific Sessions 2016: Program Information by American Heart Association (AHA)
Price: Free! Words: 328,780. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016 by CTI Meeting Technology. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2016 is bringing big science, big technology, and big networking opportunities to New Orleans, Louisiana this November. This event features five days of the best in science and cardiovascular clinical practice covering all aspects of basic, clinical, population and translational content.
Galileo's Lawyer by rickjaffe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Galileo's Lawyer is a humorous insider's look at the alternative health field from the perspective of the legal battles of the leading medical mavericks against the government and medical establishment. Covered areas are alternative cancer treatments, including the Burzynski clinic's antineoplaston treatment chiropractic, naturopathy, nutritional supplements and stem cells.
Health and Heartbreak - Healthcare Before the NHS by Jeannie Duckworth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,350. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
It says something that ‘When the Boer War began the state had been shocked to find that as many as 60 per cent of young men were unfit to fight (i.e. unable to run 100 yards with a rifle).'
Paws Noses & People by Dick Lane
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 80,500. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Dick Lane, now retired as a vet, has been involved in the charity Dogs for the Disabled since its foundation in the 1980s. In this fascinating and authoritative work, based on his own experience, on interviews with users of assistance dogs and from official records, he tells the story of the growing appreciation of the value of dogs to many people.
Twists and Turns. The Life and Times of a Nurse 1935-2015 by Laurie Maddison
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,650. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues(5.00 from 1 review)
Laurie Maddison describes her experiences as a child in Malaya, Australia and England. After school she enters nursing, marries, has a child and returns to Perth, Western Australia, where she works at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and in specialist areas at Royal Perth, followed by community nursing, post-graduate courses at University, mental health nursing, and finally as a university lecturer.
Handbook of Hip & Knee Joint Replacement: Through the Eyes of the Patient, Surgeon & Medical Team by Robert Holland
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.
Alcohol: Confesiones by Kirk W. Wangensteen
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.
Save Trillions with Universal Health Care: Lose Weight, Save Money and Feel Better with Ultimate Wellness by Stephen Simac
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,170. 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. Informing readers about evidence based health habits to prevent the major lifestyle epidemics of America.
Be Healthy: Simple Guidelines for Lifelong Well-being by Ed Dodge
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,440. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
You can be truly healthy! That’s the message this book emphasizes, but it doesn’t stop there. Be Healthy gives you clear guidelines to lifelong well-being based in solid scientific evidence, written by a MD with guidelines that are easy to understand. Besides providing solid information, Ed Dodge gives you the nuts and bolts of how to put this information into practice in your own life.
Turning Out The Lights: Concussions, Spectacle and the NHL by David Gowdey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,260. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hockey, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In 1998 Steve Bocking suffered his second concussion in two years playing hockey. His father was a surgeon who had seen enough. He started a campaign to change the rules, and won in 2011 when Hockey Canada banned all head shots. But the NHL still refuses to listen. When did the game change? What are the dangers of concussions? Why does the world's top hockey league continue to ignore the evidence?
I'm still Blogging by Elaine Benton
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
Wellness Piece by Piece by Pat Sullivan
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
In Wellness Piece by Piece, Pat Sullivan openly discusses his own 30-year struggle with chronic conditions. Though he is not a doctor, Sullivan has become an expert on many chronic conditions in his search for answers. Writing from the layman's perspective, Sullivan skillfully blends science, research, and personal experience.
Motives, emotion and memory - exploring how doctors think by Philip Berry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A compilation of posts from the popular 'Illusions of Autonomy' blog on medical ethics PART 1: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF DOCTORS PART 2: COMPASSIONATE CARE PART 3: AT THE COALFACE PART 4: ASSISTED DYING PART 5: MEDICAL ERROR PART 6: CARE TOWARDS THE END OF LIFE AND RESUSCITATION PART 7: QUICK, TOPICAL MEDICAL ETHICS OVERVIEWS PART 8: THE LIVERPOOL CARE PATHWAY CONTROVERSY
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine by Theodore Goldsmith
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.
The Wellness Club: A Journey to Health Beyond Healthcare by David G. Adamson
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.
'Good health at low cost' 25 years on. What makes a successful health system? by Dina Balabanova
Price: Free! Words: 112,920. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by London School Of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In an extension to the original, this book filled with recent research explores five new countries asking why some low and middle income countries are able to achieve better health outcomes. With chapters focusing on Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Kyrgyzstan, Tamil Nadu (India) and Thailand, 'Good health at low cost' has identified a series of inter-linking factors necessary for a health system to succeed.
The Medical Culling of America by Alex Burke
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.
Medical Industry's Death Panels: Greek Tragedy of a Lady Named Glenda by Rodney Stich
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.