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The Truth About COVID-19: The Real Threat to You and How to Deal With It
Price: $8.75 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
This book gives a clear strategy to survive the COVID-19 pandemic in the U.S. It tells readers how to defend against these threats: 1. The disease itself. 2. The Great Hospital Overwhelm—which will occur quite soon. 3. The potential threat of starvation posed by a disruption in food distribution. 4. The threat of economic collapse and interruption of your income.
Is God Stronger or Coronavirus The 7-Day Challenge to Stop the Spread of the Virus Day 1
Price: $2.99 $2.09 USD. (30% off!) Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
In the name of God, the Gracious, the Merciful. You may be thinking of reading this book or not. However, do you think that the pandemic is going to think if it should choose you or not? First, this is your choice. Second, no matter what religion we believe in, we all have one God! “And when My servants ask you about Me, I Am near; I answer the call of the caller when he calls on Me. So let...
Global Rinderpest Action Plan: Post-Eradication
Price: Free! Words: 17,730. Language: Simple English. Published: January 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
The Global Rinderpest Action Plan (GRAP) is the international operational plan that addresses activities related to the potential re-emergence of rinderpest.
HS Journal, Vol. I, Issue 6
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
The first monthly publication dedicated to the subject of Hidradenitis Suppurativa and the patients who suffer with it.
Marijuana - The Wonder Weed
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016 by James B Anderson. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Legalization and decriminalization of marijuana is America’s most important social problem. You will find that this amazing, instructive and timely book explains in easy to understand language why anyone who is educated in the facts of marijuana’s value as a medicine can only conclude that decriminalization and legalization is necessary. Don't allow millions of Americans to suffer daily.
Dr. House Syndrome
Price: $7.99 $3.20 USD. (60% off!) Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Dr. HOUSE SYNDROME is an essay on a type of psychopathic behaviour in some people. It is characterized by the person's unconscious ability to avoid an emotional condition as if it was a physical ailment. These people do not know why they behave well. This is due to dissociation between the cerebral hemispheres. The right brain performs processes bypassing the rationality of the left brain.
A Single Swim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A Single Swim follows Courtney Nash's life and death, taking a close look into an amoebic infection few people know about - until it's too late. Tracing as far back as 1960s, Naegleria fowleri and the resulting infection of this parasite have taken more than a dozen lives, with a fatality rate of nearly 100%. This book tells the stories of those victims, and what can happen after a single swim.
Undaunted
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
R.L. Young shares her journey, a personal perception of the events that lead to this point, and the hope that recovery is possible. TSM's spokesperson, Claudia Christian, states, "...Undaunted is an unflinching look at a life at full blown battle….a war within her soul and a confederacy of abusers at every turn. [She] won that war and I am grateful that The Sinclair method had a hand in helping.."
Dealing with Madness: A Brief History of Western Approaches
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
From the time of the ancient Greeks to the twenty-first century, the history of Western approaches towards ‘madness’ is a history of attempting to classify symptoms, name disorders, house the 'mad', care for the distressed, cure mental 'disease', and predict outcomes of ‘illnesses.’ This brief history looks at those approaches and the eras in which they predominated.
Paranoid: My True Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Scott Johnson's Story - Have you ever had the whole world unite against you? Have you ever lost every friend you've ever had? Paranoia can take over and control your life. Most people find it hard to believe that some 'thing' can move into a persons life and control it. But it happened to me. Paranoia took over my life, lived inside me for six year, and changed my life, forever
The Waves of Life: Going Against the Tide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by AZ Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
It may be in her genes, but Alyssa chooses to fight back against a rare disease called Gardner’s Syndrome. She knows what her disease is physically capable of, and what it cannot do. It may take from her body, but it can never harm her mind or heart. Gardner’s Syndrome will never take away her ability to love, overcome, or live life to its fullest. Alyssa has chosen to go against the tide.
ME/CFS - The Unpredictable Journey
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,700. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Chronic fatigue syndrome, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
"The Unpredictable Journey" is a personal success story about having survived the trials and tribulations of the disease known as ME/CFS (Chronic Fatigue Syndrome). It is a detailed and informative account of living with and overcoming this debilitating illness. Discover successful coping mechanisms and management strategies to ensure that you can live a full and happy life.
Asylum Bound
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Asylum Bound is a wild weird walk through the experiences of a student nurse entering the unknown world of the mental "asylum" of the 1970s. It is a bizarre world, a world of terrible extremes. Within this odd place there are Hogarthian characters of varying chaotic hues, some aggressive, some sad, some disturbed and some institutionalised, both patients and staff. Sadly, it is all true.
Des hommes malades des animaux
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: French. Published: October 24, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Ce numéro des Cahiers d’anthropologie sociale réunit des contributions portant sur des aires culturelles différentes engageant des relations variables entre hommes et animaux à l’occasion des maladies qui les affectent en commun. Un article inédit de Claude Lévi-Strauss ouvre ce volume.
Opium in Thailand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Social Science » Disease & health issues
Opium in Thailand traces the history of the trade from its beginnings in the late 17th century and its imposition by the British as a trading item on Siam through to the rise of the famed Golden Triangle and the attempts at suppression from the 1960s onwards.