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21st Century FEMA Study Course: Household Hazardous Materials - A Guide for Citizens (IS-55) - Inside and Outside the Home, Handling, Storage and Disposal, Disaster Prevention Tips
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 105,070. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Environment
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) independent training course manual from the Emergency Management Institute (EMI), in written form, introduces you to household hazardous materials and things you can do to protect yourself and your family from injury or death. This course was designed for the general public.
Prescription Drug Overdose and Antidotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Prescription Drug Overdose and Antidotes teaches you the symptoms and life saving antidotes that are used to treat: * Acetaminophen overdose * Antihistamine overdose * Atropine overdose * Benzodiazepine overdose * Calcium channel blocker overdose * Heparin overdose * Iron overdose * Isoniazid overdose * Opioid overdose * Warfarin overdose
Poisons and Antidotes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Poisons and Antidotes teaches the symptoms of being poisoned with the following toxins and their life saving antidotes: * Arsenic poisoning * Botulinum toxin poisoning * Carbon monoxide poisoning * Cyanide poisoning * Methanol poisoning * Mushroom poisoning * Organophosphate poisoning
Tracking Your Headache and Migraine Triggers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
"Tracking Your Headache and Migraine Triggers" will help you learn what causes or contributes to your headaches. You'll read descriptions of the most common headache and migraine triggers with ideas for coping with or avoiding each one. At the end of the book is a printable tracking sheet that you can use to track everything that might be a trigger for your headaches.
2011 Essential Guide to Health and Medical Issues Involving Natural Disasters - Official Information for Individuals and Businesses on Dealing with Floods, Hurricanes, and other Emergencies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,990. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
This unique ebook provides an essential up-to-date reference guide to the health and medical implications of natural disasters such as flooding and hurricanes, with detailed, expert advice from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), Food and Drug Administration (FDA), and FEMA.
Warfarin & You
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,150. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Warfarin, also known as Coumadin, is the most widely prescribed anticoagulant drug in North America but despite its effectiveness treatment with Warfarin has several shortcomings.
Retirement Rocks! Canadian Boomers Invest In Life
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Retirement planning and living - Lifestyle, Relationship, and Finances (Finances is specifically Canadian content).
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Medical Ethics (Two Volumes) - Foundations and Theories, Practical Examples, Nazi and Japanese Human Experiments (Emergency War Surgery Series)
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 551,810. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Medical Ethics addresses medical ethics within a military context, a heretofore essentially unexplored field. Although written for uniformed medical officers, this book is also particularly important for civilian medicine at this time in history.
Get Smart! About Modern Stress Management
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
This is the only book you will have to read about stress management. Get Smart! will educate you about what stress is, how to alleviate it and bring more balance into your whole. Chock full of self-reflection exercises and journaling assignments to empower you to put into practice healthy new ways of thinking and being.
Death by Rheumatoid Arthritis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health
More than a million Americans suffer from rheumatoid arthritis. The numbers of deaths from this disease continues to climb each year. Late diagnosis and treatment for arthritis related, cervical spine deterioration, is one reason for some of these deaths. Celia Veno, a Bucks County retired woman and mother was one of those fatalities.
Words of Wellness: A Treasury of Quotations for Well-Being
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Grouped into 120 alphabetized categories (from "Achievement" to "Kindness" to "Young and Old"), this collection of more than 2,000 highly enlightening, inspiring and often humorous quotations covers all aspects of health—be it mental, physical, spiritual or emotional health. Let the great minds of the ages stimulate your well-being with their words of wellness.
How To Live With Multiple Sclerosis - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Living With MS
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
- Get useful tips on planning and organizing as preparation once attacked by the disease. - Discover what triggers the disease to attack to make you avoid/prevent doing such things. - Become aware of even a minor body changes to make some precautionary measures to avoid severe attack. - Learn the general health maintenance, exercise and diet appropriate for PwMS.
How To Diagnose Lupus - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Diagnosing Lupus
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
- Determine the types of Lupus. - Distinguish its signs and symptoms. - Learn how Lupus can be treated. - Learn how to manage flares - Learn how to prepare for a lifestyle change - Learn how to have a support group to help you cope up with the disease. - Learn some tips for keeping track of your medication. - Learn some tips for keeping your Lupus diary. - Learn useful tips before travelling.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Medical Consequences of Nuclear Warfare: Radiation, Radionuclide Contamination, Power Plant Accidents, Chernobyl (Emergency War Surgery Series)
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 127,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
This authoritative textbook produced by the Armed Forces Radiobiology Research Institute in Bethesda, Maryland provides a thorough and comprehensive description of every facet of radiation injury and treatment, not limited only to nuclear warfare.
How to Identify and Release Your Horse's Pain Points: An Owner's Guide
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
Following the easy step-by-step instructions, you can identify which pain points are bothering your horse, and release them yourself. You can learn and apply these techniques at your own pace, in any order and see the results. Watch your horse transform before your very eyes!
Gambling - Know When To Walk Away
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
80-90% of adults gamble at some time in their lives. Most people gamble for fun. They hope to win, but expect to lose. Some people become problem gamblers. It often takes a crisis to motivate people to seek help – a suicide attempt, or their marriage fails, or they find themselves in the courts. It is important to offer help to people BEFORE they cross that barrier.
Epigenetics explained
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Our experiences affect our emotions, bodies and behaviour and trigger genetic switches, which then affect our children. The fascinating relatively new science, Epigenetics, explains how our genetic information is modified. (This book contains just the Epigenetics chapter from The Epigenetics of Diet.)
The Kitchen Witch Glossary of Cooking Herbs & Spices
Series: The Kitchen Witch Collection. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
A 3-in-1 reference - lists not only the culinary information for 50 different herbs and spices, but their medicinal and “magickal” properties, too. Includes tips for handling herbs, special recipes to try, and a generous sprinkling of spicy history and lore. A big bunch of info all packed into one wonderful and whimsical little book.
Drugs- High Hopes and Sudden Silences
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
This is a gentle book to help young people to decide whether or not to use drugs. It is not patronising or preaching. It simply tries to provide information and encourage reflection. Many young people gave ideas and input into this little book. It was checked by a psychiatrist and launched by the Minister for Health. Originally it was a pocket book with one message per page.
Life Literally: A Practical Guide to High-Functioning Autism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Black House Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
This semi-autobiographical work is meant to provide parents a starting point for learning about autism and autistic spectrum disorders. It is a crash course in what to expect and common approaches that have benefited life with autism. The practical guide is impersonal and informal, perfect for those with hectic schedules or lives that demand efficiency.