Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic

Living with Congenital Ptosis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Being born with congenital ptosis is often the first struggle of many people's lives. It is an often over-looked and under-researched birth defect that has major influences on a person's self-esteem. Do you have congenital ptosis? I do. Join me as I share my story with you.
Gilbert's Syndrome: Causes, Tests and Treatment Options
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Andale LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
If you or a loved one is suffering from this common disorder, there are treatment options that can help. This must-have book contains information about a wide range of treatments for Gilbert's Syndrome, from dietary changes to unconventional therapies like meditation and yoga.
My Dyslexic Journey
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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A personal view of Dyslexia and associated conditions. Exploring the ups as well as the downs.
21st Century Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Connective Tissue Disorders (HDCT), Classic, Hypermobility, Vascular Types
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,430. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) and heritable disorders of connective tissue (HDCT).
21st Century Huntington's Disease (HD) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Hereditary Chorea, Diagnosis, Symptoms, Genetics, Medications, Clinical Trials
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 207,050. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Huntington's Disease, also known as hereditary chorea.
21st Century Phenylketonuria (PKU) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Folling's Disease, PAH Deficiency, Sapropterin, Kuvan, Screening, Diet, Medicine, Pregnancy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,080. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about phenylketonuria (PKU), also known as Folling's Disease or PAH deficiency.
The Ehler Danlos Patient's Sourcebook
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Andale LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) affects the connective tissues; the joint and skin problems are due to issues with collagen, proteins that stabilize the connective tissue and give it elasticity. Prior to 1997, there were 10 recognized types of EDS which were classified by Roman numerals,This informative and concise book guides you through the causes, tests, and treatment options.
Aetiology of Obesity: The Role of Genes and Hormones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
A fully researched and referenced book describing the role of genes and hormones in the aetiology (origins and causes) of obesity. Now described as our 'obesogenic' environment the book discusses the increasing number of genes and hormones identified as having a role in our globally-soaring obesity levels. A must-read for anyone with an interest in obesity seeking to understand underlying causes.
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)
Guide to a Happy Life Despite a Chronic Healthy Condition
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Do you or someone you know have a health condition? Those living with chronic health conditions often face many challenges, such as loss of control, loss of the ability to participate in favorite activities, fear of reactions from others, feelings of being left behind, stress in personal relationships, and fear that the health condition has become their identity.
Polycystic Kidneys, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
This book describes the Polycystic Kidney, Its Treatments and Related Diseases. Polycystic kidney disease is a progressive genetic condition in which multiple cysts are present in both kidneys Introduction Chapter 1 Polycystic Kidney Chapter 2 More about Polycystic Kidney Chapter 3 Treatment of Polycystic Kidney Chapter 4 Glomerulonephritis Chapter 5 Kidney Failure Chapter 6 Nephrotic Syndrome
G6PD Deficiency, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,280. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the G6PD Deficiency, Treatment and Associated Diseases. G6PD Deficiency is an inherited disorder of the Red blood cells which has a lack of the G6PD enzyme. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 G6PD Deficiency Chapter 2 Facts about G6PD Deficiency Chapter 3 Treatment of G6PD Deficiency Chapter 4 Hemolytic Anemia Chapter 5 Sickle Cell Anemia Chapter 6 Shock
Thalassemia, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Thalassemia, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Thalassemia is an inherited disorder of the Red blood cells which is transmitted by a gene. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Thalassemia Chapter 2 Facts on Thalassemia Chapter 3 Treatment of Thalassemia Chapter 4 Hemolytic Anemia Chapter 5 Sickle Cell Anemia Chapter 6 G6PD Deficiency
The Human Genome Playbook for Disrupting Cancer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Imagine being an advanced-stage cancer patient who benefits from a unique medical protocol that generates a 5-year survival rate of nearly 33 times greater than the national average. Bowing to intense public demand for this crucial information, internationally acclaimed doctor James W. Forsythe reveals how he uses genomic technology as an essential tool in generating these superior results.
Zebras of Hope
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016 by JK Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This book was written for those diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. It can be difficult to navigate the complexities of this condition. This book is designed to prepare you to take on the challenge of living life after the diagnosis. We are born with EDS, yet finally receiving a diagnosis is devastating. This book includes some personal stories, so that you will be able to cope with EDS.
Polycythemia Vera, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Polycythemia vera, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Diseases. Polycythemia vera is a bone marrow disorder with uncontrolled proliferation of blood cells. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Polycythemia Vera Chapter 2 Causes Chapter 3 Symptoms Chapter 4 Diagnosis Chapter 5 Treatment Chapter 6 Prognosis Chapter 7 Polycythemia Rubra Vera Chapter 8 Myeloproliferative disease
Klinefelter Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Men's sexuality
This book describes Klinefelter Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Klinefelter syndrome is a genetic disorder in males with an extra X chromosome It is linked with hypo-gonads, gynecomastia and infertility. It is recorded as XXY. Diagnosis is by: Buccal test for chromosones Low testosterone Treatment is by: Testosterone supplements Mastectomy for gynecomastia Psychotherapy.
Turner Syndrome, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,470. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
This book describes Turner Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Turner Syndrome is an inherited disorder of the sex chromosome with one missing X chromosomes (XO) It happens only in females. Symptoms: Amenorrhea Infertility Short stature Diagnosis is by: Karyotyping Blood estrogen Treatment is by: Growth hormone Estrogen at puberty Fertility with donor egg Psychotherapy.
Charcot Marie Tooth Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Charcot Marie Tooth Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease (CMT) is one of the most frequent inherited neurological disorders. It consists of genetic disorders that affect peripheral nerves. Diagnosis: Muscle weakness Reduced muscle bulk Sensory loss Treatment: Rehabilitation Enhance posture and balance surgical repair of deformities
Williams Syndrome, (Happy Elf Syndrome) A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Williams Syndrome, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Williams syndrome is an inherited disorder affecting physical and mental development People with this disorder are as friendly, happy and pure as elves. The cause is micro-deletion of 28 missing genes Diagnosis: Typical elfin face Missing genes test Treatment: Behavior/Music therapy Reduce calcium Treat heart valve