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The Gentle Colonoscopy: The No-Fail Guide To Your Preparation And Aftercare
By Carla Roter
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
If you are having a colonoscopy then this is the "must-read" manual for you! By following the protocol as outlined in this guide, you will feel a lot more comfortable during your prep. This informative guide is complete with recipes, time frames, easy to understand explanations and alternatives for various dietary needs.
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. Category: 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.
A Consumer's Guide to Selecting Quality Health Care Providers
By HealthCare Consumer Advisors, LLC
Series: Consumer Healthcare Guide Books · Healthcare Decision Guides. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book addresses the important issue of how to find high quality physicians, hospitals, nursing homes, home care agencies and renal dialysis facilities. Several leading websites such as Hospital Compare, Nursing Home Compare and others are profiled. Information available on these websites is described as well as how to use this information to select exceptional providers.
Origin of a Medical Specialty: the Seamen’s Hospital Society and Tropical Medicine
By Professor G C Cook
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The unique role of the Seamen’s Hospital Society (SHS) in the foundation of the formal discipline of tropical (colonial) medicine at its Albert Dock Hospital (ADH) in 1899 is not widely appreciated.This book documents many of the articles with a relevance to tropical medicine, a discipline which rapidly spread from the ADH to numerous countries through the globe.
Torrid Disease: Memoirs of a Tropical Physician in the late Twentieth Century
By Professor G C Cook
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 82,310. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
This very readable and well illustrated book outlines the medical career of a physician who undertook a series of assignments in tropical countries between 1960 and 1990: Nigeria, Uganda, Zambia, Saudi Arabia and Papua New Guinea. He was later appointed to London’s Hospital for Tropic Diseases.
Health-Care For All: History of a ‘Third-World’ Dilemma
By Professor G C Cook
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Amolibros. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The author argues that a balanced viewpoint between curative and preventive medicine was both essential and the only way forward in both developing and developed countries. That is a simple ‘message’ and the underlying theme in this book.
How to Deal with Mom's Complaints
By Benjamin Pearce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
A complaint is not always a criticism. It is not always a simple matter to identify the real problem behind a complaint. Loved ones may be experiencing difficulty adjusting to the aging process which may also be complicated by feelings of rejection and guilt. Learn how to deal with family complaints proactively.
Medicare and Medicaid in Assisted Living
By Benjamin Pearce
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 660. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Today's seniors, who often consider themselves among the best informed, would do well to learn about three crucial areas that pertain to their future health care needs: the potential that they may need long term care, the cost of long term care and the limited federal and state aid available.
Stop Smoking Easily Without Cravings In 60 Minutes - Latest Bioresonance Technology!
By Carol Adams
Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
As seen on BBC News 24 and Richard & Judy Show! With a success rate of around 90% bioresonance is by far the most effective and safest method to stopping smoking for good because it is the only method that actually removes the addiction! 'Stop Smoking Easily Without Cravings In 60 Minutes' is an introduction to bioresonance stop smoking therapy for smokers and not a self help book!
Acne Scars: Easy and Natural Remedies and Precautions
By Julia Randolf
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013 by Stories of Everyday's Woe Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Acne marks are flat reddish or brownish marks left behind by pimples. They tend to give skin an unattractive look. Acne marks may fade by leaving them as it is but it can take a long period. Acne scars affect people in various ways. In many cases, people tend to suffer self esteem issues. Many times people spend a lot on number of scar-removing remedies like makeup products, scar removing product
'DOCTORS' The New Face of Drug Dealers
By KENYA SIBLEY
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 32,030. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Kenya Starr Sibley outlines the grueling details of her real-life experiences while working in the field of health care. A truly compelling book that is filled with many horrifying, untold stories of back-office fraud, greed, and deceptive practices healthcare providers indulge in while providing services to the community. “An addictive masterpiece, the author provides readers with full exposure"
Healthy Living with Diabetes
By Nancy Heinrich
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Our Little Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
If you have diabetes, live with or know someone with diabetes, or just want to prevent diabetes, this book is a must! Nancy will improve your diabetes literacy and show you how small changes can be the recipe for successful control and prevention of diabetes.
To Gently Leave This Life
By Elaine Feuer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013 by Elaine Feuer. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
For people who are suffering from a terminal or incurable illness, the option of a peaceful passing is the issue at the forefront of modern society. Assessing the quality of life, and allowing patients who suffer from debilitating pain and dependence on others to gently leave this life, gives people a dignified alternative. Learn what you need to know about end-of-life decisions.
A Consumer's Guide to Staying Safe in the HealthCare System
By HealthCare Consumer Advisors, LLC
Series: Consumer Healthcare Guide Books · Healthcare Decision Guides. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book discusses medical errors that occur in the healthcare system. It provides information and recommendations on how to prevent medication errors, communicate effectively with your physician and other healthcare providers, reduce your risk of infection in the hospital, etc. In all, you will find this book a useful guide to keeping you safe when you seek medical care.
'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. Category: 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.
Why Me?
By Marlize Schmidt
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,570. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
When bad things happen you ask yourself 'WHY ME?' How do you cope when bad things happen? Where is God and why does God allow suffering? Bad things can have a huge impact on your life and are usually difficult to cope with. The idea of this book is to give you hope and strength to survive the bad things in life.
Epidemiological Aspects on Environmental Pollution in Poultry Farms
By Global Science Citation
Price: $59.00 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The poultry industries of the world are under the greatest threat from highly damaging contagious diseases.Disease is always a hazard in poultry rearing; with the establishment of big farms, the risk of diseases increase. Therefore, it is essential to pay close attention to the health of birds, the most important measures which can be taken to maintain health in birds relate to hygiene.
The Truth About Shingles: Remedies and Recipes
By Pamela Klopfenstein
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin
Are you suffering from Shingles? In my book, I'll show you home remedies that help alleviate itching and burning. I share recipes which will boost your immune. And teach you what I wish I had known at the onset.
Hypothyroidism Diet Guide: Simple Steps For Men And Women For - A Hypothyroidism Solution
By Jennifer Lyons
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The hypothyroidism is founded on the premise that the adjustment of what is consumed in addition to an exercise program that is structured; one can regulate the function of the thyroid gland. When the hormones are regulated the individual will not only be healthier but also lose any excess weight that they gained as well.
La guía de supervivencia de pecho del cuidador del cáncer: Extremidades prácticas para Apoyo de su esposa a través del cáncer de pecho
By Rick and Becky Kraemer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: Spanish. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Una de las cosas posibles peores le ha sucedido. Usted ha conseguido las malas noticias del doctor de su esposa, y los dos de usted son tratamientos del cáncer de pecho de los revestimientos, o ahora están en el medio de ellas. Estamos aquí ayudar.