Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues

Handbook of Hip & Knee Joint Replacement: Through the Eyes of the Patient, Surgeon & Medical Team
Price: $7.99 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.
The Vanishing Mind of Ruth Swerdloff In Her Own Words — An Alzheimer's Sufferer's Journal
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This is a special book that deals with a serious illness — Alzheimer’s disease. Through Ruth Swerdloff’s journal and observations by family members, the haunting truth of what this disease steals from a family becomes clear. It is also intended as resource for caregivers and family members who are faced with caring for someone suffering from Alzheimer’s disease.
There's a Nasty Cancer in the Health Service
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,620. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Never one to shy away from putting his head above the parapet, John Riddington-Young has been outspoken on the state of the NHS for a number of years. His decades of clinical experience have earned him the right to speak as he finds, and what he finds he does not like.
My Mother My Child
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Every person is entitled to adequate care and respect regardless of age or circumstance.
Even Great Doctors Make Mistakes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,420. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Doctors are only human, even the really great ones. Patients are real people and not numbers. This is the story of the relationships between patients and doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals. From the point of view of a typical patient.
1001 Media Doctors Tips for a Good Long Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Finally and in one place, good health tips for a good life as stated by the experts. It is recommended that this guideline for readers should be followed-up by the advice of one's regular doctor before testing the statements that were recorded from the media between 2010 and 2015. Actually, there are over 1200 statements in these pages not 1001, but a few are re-organized for easy access
Schizophrenia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20,060. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
The symptoms during the on-set of schizophrenia were truly deceptive and confusing. They were unsuspecting and gradual, which made it impossible to detect them as the beginning signs of mental illness, until one day tragedy struck. My son's life was changed forever. My family's lives were changed forever. Read how I helped my son to cope and his dramatic recovery process.
National Service Fifty Years Ago: Life of a Medical Conscript in West Africa
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » History » Africa
This narrative, which took place immediately after Nigerian independence from colonial rule, is Corps officer, serving in the Royal Nigerian Army in newly independent Nigeria. Apart from medical duties, he acquired a great deal of information on the Atlantic slave trade, much of which was centred on the Nigerian coast.
The Rise and Fall of a Medical Specialty: London's Clinical Tropical Medicine
Price: $14.00 USD. Words: 40,710. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Amolibros. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Although the London School of Hygiene (and Tropical Medicine) has survived intact, the clinical component has undergone an irreversible downhill trend. This book explores the origins and subsequent decline of what is more appropriately designated colonial medicine.
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."
Killing Me Softly: A Report from Benzo Land
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A personal testimony of accidental dependence on Benzodiazepines, a drug that kills ... softly, unnoticed, Will help you understand friends and dear ones, and the millions in the same boat. This book speaks for them and appeals to policy makers and the medical profession to work towards ensuring justice to victims and to behave more ethically.
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.
One Sentence Health Care Reforms: 200 Alternatives and Steps Beyond the Affordable Care Act
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,770. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / service
Presents over 200 health care reforms after the Affordable Care Act. Some in parallel to balance progressive and conservative offerings. I estimate that an analyst could put together over 100 into a coherent package of proposal. This book is intended to stand alone for the reader, but it also can be a useful classroom resource with currently popular health policy texts.
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.
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.
Stress and Tension - The Spices of Life
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,420. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / general, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Stress and Tension often makes us depressed. It is often said there is no way to Happiness but Happiness is the way. This book is based on true stories and explains the simple facts to cherish this golden opportunity, when millions and millions of creatures are born in this world we are created as human being with a definite purpose to bring happiness to everyone including "Self". Read and enjoy.
Ear Pain
Series: Scuba Diving Books. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,440. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Ear pain due to ear barotrauma, swimmer's ear, surfer's ear, cold in the ear, ear infection and Tinnitus. Causes, Treatment and Prevention
Weight Managment by Dr.Pratayksha Bhardwaj
Price: Free! Words: 25,040. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Dr.Pratayksha Bhardwaj is a well known personality in weight reduction system. He him Self a legend. He has been won two times gold medal in weight management. He has been establish this company by his own honesty & hardworking. The foundation of Shree Slimming Tea’s Corporation is laid by Dr.Pratayksha,He is also one of the biggest example of his weight management programm.
Understanding and Surviving Obamacare
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
Finally, you have found the critical and necessary book that you've heard so much about, essential information on Surviving Obamacare. James W. Forsythe, M.D., H.M.D., is an internationally acclaimed integrative medical oncologist. Non-stop streams of patients from around the globe visit his U.S. clinic for treatment and medical advice.
It's Love... Isn't It? Recognizing and Beginning to Heal From A Lifetime of Abuse
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,500. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Codependency, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The author describes a condition he calls Pathological Dependency, usually the outcome of a lifetime of repeated abuse, of all types: physical, mental, emotional, sexual This dependency leads people to seek out relationships which frequently continue the abuse, leading to a vicious cycle as self-worth continues to plummet. These conditions cannot be treated with medication, which is often sought.