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Polycystic Kidney Disease Diet
Series: Diet and Health Books. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Kidneys are two extremely vital organs, each of the size of a person’s fist located in the upper portion of a person’s body. Precisely speaking, they lie in a person’s abdomen, towards the back. The kidneys perform the complex task of filtering any type of waste product and/or toxics from the urine; secondarily they are also tasked with regulating the levels of certain hormones in the body.
Lean, Slim and Sexy Body
Series: Fat and weight loss, 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book is about the fat or weight loss secrets of a tribe in West Africa that are well known for their lean, slim and sexy body with flat tummy. It gives practical steps that you can follow to have a real and permanent solution to overweight and obesity. For over 900 years, these secrets are kept within this tribe. Over 18 million tribal people use these secrets worldwide.
How to Be a Good Home Nurse - Tips on your family’s health
Series: Health Learning Books, Book 40. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by JD-Biz Corp Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Each of us is growing older with every passing moment, and most of us subconsciously have a nagging worry about who is going to take care of us, when we get old or when we are sick. Women, far more than men dread the idea of growing old. That is because they subconsciously have the fear that there will be nobody to take care of them, then they grow comparatively old and helpless.
A Simple Guide to Cushing's Syndrome and Related Conditions
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 50. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This book describes the Cushing Syndrome and Related Diseases such as Adrenal tumors and Corticosteroids which are seen in some of my patients in my Family Clinic. TABLE OF CONTENT Chapter 1 Cushing’s Syndrome Chapter 2 Adrenal Tumors Chapter 3 Corticosteroids Chapter 4 Epilogue
How To Stay Awake, And 30 Ways To Beat Daytime Fatigue
Series: Handy Book Series, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013 by Evagelia Karageorge. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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.
Simple yet Critical Ways to Health, The Joy of Life
Series: Personality Development, Book 2 ยท Healthy Lifestyle, Book 1. Price: $1.00 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.
A Simple Guide to Men's Health
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 32. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
A male child becomes a boy and matures into a man. He must learn to take care of his family just his father before him. As he grows he will find that he must learn to be: 1. Physically fit 2. Mentally strong 3. Emotionally balanced A man learns as he grows. He is not afraid to admit his mistakes. He learns from them. He is willing to help all those who need his help. He cares about those aro
A Simple Guide to Irritable Bowel Syndrome and Colon Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 30. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The colon is also known as the large intestine and a part of the digestive system. It's a long, hollow tube about 6 feet in length at the end of the digestive tract where the body makes and stores stool. It can cause various symptoms including bleeding, infection and perforation. Many disorders affect the colon's normal ability to function properly.
A Simple Guide to Water Borne Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 28. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Water-borne diseases are illnesses in developing countries which are caused by drinking or coming in contact with water contaminated by human or animal feces, which have pathogenic microorganisms. Infection commonly results during bathing, washing, drinking, in the preparation of food, or the consumption of food which are infected in this way.
A Simple Guide to Deafness and Related Ear Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 24. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Deafness is the inability to hear. Causes: A. Conductive hearing loss Here sound waves cannot be transmitted from the external environment to the cochlea. The problem may lie in 1. the external ear canal a. obstruction caused by wax b. obstruction caused by foreign body c. obstruction caused by infection (otitis externa) d. obstruction caused by ear polyps 2. eardrum
A Simple Guide to Plantar Fascilitis and Heel diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 23. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Heel pain is the pain which is felt in the heel either when standing too long or when walking. It occurs more in women than in men maybe because they tend to wear high heel shoes more than in men. What are the causes of Heel Pain? 1. The most common cause is Plantar fascilitis which is an inflammation of the fascia stretching in the sole of the foot from the heel to the toes.
A Simple Guide to Blindness and Related Eye Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 22. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Blindness is the inability to see. What are the causes of Blindness? The causes of blindness are: 1. cataract 2. glaucoma 3. AMD 4. Corneal opacities 5. Diabetes retinopathy 6. trachoma 7. accidents 8. leprosy 9. Vitamin A Deficiency 10. infection of the eye especially the cornea Three-quarters of all blindness can be prevented or treated.
A Simple Guide to Myopia and Refractive Eye Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Refractive Eye Disease is an eye disease occurring as a result of error in the focusing of light by the eye. It results in poorer eye vision. These are : 1. Myopia or short sightedness 2. Hypermetropia or Long sightedness 3. Presbyopa or Far sightedness 4. Astigmatism
A Simple Guide to Stye and Related Eyelid Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 20. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Vision, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The eyelids protect the eye, but they also can be prone to problems. Because the eyelids protect the eye they are in the first line of defense of the eye 1. Bacterial and viral infections Eyelids can breed bacterial and viral activity particularly where there is sweat, rubbing or poor hygiene. Examples of this are stye and chalazion eyelid infections.
A Simple Guide to Kidney Stones and Kidney Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 19. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The pain of a kidney stone stuck in the ureter (the tube from the kidney to the bladder) is so severe that it has been described as second to pregnancy labor pains. The pains are usually down the flanks of the abdomen and accompanied by blood in the urine. Drinking lots of water usually clears the stuck kidney stone. An X-ray of the abdomen ( after passing the feces) will usually show the stones.
A Simple Guide to Eating Disorders
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Eating disorders is defined as the persistent refusal to eat resulting in marked loss of weight. It is a psychological problem with patient becoming obsessed with his or her so called obesity with intent to lose weight as a result. This condition is more prevalent in women than in men. Onset usually occurs in puberty. Eating disorders include: 1. Anorexia 2. Bulimia 3. Binge Eating Disorders
A Simple Guide to Liver Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Jaundice is the symptom of yellowish discoloration of the skin, mucous membrane and sclera due to accumulation of bile pigments in tissues associated with the increase in serum bilirubin level. Bilirubin is the breakdown product of hemoglobin during the end of life span of a red blood cells.
A Simple Guide to Thyroid Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
The Thyroid gland produces the thyroid hormone which plays an important part in the metabolism of our body. The thyroid hormones regulate how the body breaks down the food we eat. It uses that energy instantly or stores it for the future. The pituitary gland in the brain actually controls how the thyroid works. It is located at the base of the brain and produces thyroid-stimulating hormone.
A Simple Guide to Sleep Disorders
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Sleep is something which every one of us need. It helps to rest the mind and allows the body to rest and rejuvenate itself. Sleep is described as a state of consciousness or dynamic activity which gives the body time to rest and build up strength while the brains continue to work. Sleep has four phases.
A Simple Guide to Genetic Diseases
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A genetic disease is a disease caused by a abnormal form of a gene called a variation or a change of a gene called a mutation. Genetic disorders can be caused 1. by a mutation in one gene (monogenetic disorder) Monogenetic disorders are relatively rare and are caused by a mutation in a single gene. The mutation may be present on one or both chromosomes (one chromosome from each parent)

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