Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues

How To Stay Awake, And 30 Ways To Beat Daytime Fatigue
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Series: Handy Book Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Evagelia Karageorge. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders
In this book you will find some simple and useful tips that will help you beat the occasional drowsiness or stay awake longer in a particular circumstance.
Fibromyalgia Road to Recovery Volume 2
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Price: $7.79 USD. Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management
The 'Road to Recovery' series is a comprehensive guide, presented in five volumes, explaining everything you need to know about fibromyalgia: from diagnosis to first steps to recovery . This volume: Epione, Laso and Panacea (symptom management) summarises medical research linking insomnia and pain; suggesting current medical solutions and examining UK NHS referrals & treatment protocols.
SO DO YOU REALLY WANT TO BE A NURSE??
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners
This is a no nonsense book which describes the realities of the profession of nursing as a RN (Registered Nurse ) in the US. The book describes the personality required to succeed in the profession within the US. This book has insider commentary into the realities of what it takes.Describing what you can expect to encounter in the workplace and on the job as a RN in the US or as a Travel RN.
Wellness Piece by Piece
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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.
ObamaCare and Beyond: A Second Look at Accessibility and Affordability
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
My law office was in an old building and off the beaten path. A woman walked in one day with a look of concern on her face. Her name was Mary. With a diagnosis of late stage cancer, Mary was unable to work and had consequently lost her health insurance. Discusses key provisions of the Affordable Care Act (a.k.a. ObamaCare) and educates consumers about health care reform.
SpinalMap
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An essential guide for family, friends and colleagues of people living with disability caused by spinal cord injury (SCI). SpinalMap outlines the basics of SCI and the life-changing impact it invariably has. It also highlights the often ignored etiquette involved in relating to people living with SCI in personal and broader business and social settings.
The Truth About Heart Attack: All You Need to Know about Heart Attack and How it is treated
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Stories of Everyday's Woe Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
Not many years ago, it was thought that only old people had heart attacks, and to some extent that was true. Heart disease is still the greatest single killer of men and women over the age of 60. Today, however, heart disease is striking down younger and younger people.
Concepts of Integrative Medicine
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 40,400. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The objective of this research study is to examine aspects of integrative medicine in order to help the reader understand its benefits, limitations and application, and to outline why there is a need for such an approach and how it is possible. A practical approach has been used to demonstrate how this is possible in clinical practice.
Therapists & Caregivers Communication Skills Handbook: How Your Words and Actions Affect People in Your Care
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Clear communication reduces stress and enhances comfort. As a therapist or caregiver, your ability to appropriately communicate is an integral part of your skill set. Your words and your actions influence those under your care in ways you may not even imagine. Stress can disrupt clear thinking, scramble short-term memory, and effectively sabotage interpersonal communication.
Motives, emotion and memory - exploring how doctors think
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: 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
Vanguard E Cigarettes
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Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: Canadian English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Vanguard e cigarettes is the superior brand of E cigs. With exclusively manufactured high capacity Li-Ion batteries and flavours manufactured in Europe, Vanguard is the last e cigarette you will ever buy.
Simply Ask. A Guide to Religious Sensitivity for Healthcare Professionals.
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Price: Free! Words: 20,850. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 26, 2013 by Michel Clasquin-Johnson. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ethics
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.
Eating Poison: Food, Drugs and Health
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You set the price! Words: 15,480. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Food-content guides
Eating Poison takes a quick look at what Big Ag, Big Food, and Big Pharma are doing to the health of people, animals and the earth.
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
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Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
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.
A Race Against Time Living With Lyme: A Near Death Experience From a Tick
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,950. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A Race Against Time: Living With Lyme is a creative nonfiction memoir telling the story of a suffering Lyme disease patient's tremendous resilience. Rosa raced against time in a desperate search of a medical explanation for the rapid 30 pound weight loss and other debilitating symptoms. Rosa endured pain that tormented her frail body from head to toe. She saw over 15 doctors in a 4 year period.
What is Obamacare? A Simple Guide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Are you ready for Obamacare? If you’re like most, you don’t understand the new health care law. You’re not really sure what your rights and responsibilities might be. Will life be better or worse under Obamacare? This quick reference will put you in a position where you know the most important parts of the new law, and how they will affect you. Know where you stand. Read What is Obamacare?
The Gentle Colonoscopy: The No-Fail Guide To Your Preparation And Aftercare
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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
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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.
Origin of a Medical Specialty: the Seamen’s Hospital Society and Tropical Medicine
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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
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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.