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The Lumber Room: Mental Illness in the House of Medicine (2016 second edition)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,050. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A lively, literate essay argues that, with medical progress, unruly mental illnesses vanish and re-emerge as quantifiable, often curable physical illnesses. Includes references to the DSM, epilepsy, lycanthropy, syphilis, cancer, the Capgras delusion, malaria, Alzheimer's disease, porphyria, multiple sclerosis, psychoanalysis, E.M. Forster, Samuel Johnson and Louis Pasteur. Updated in 2016.
Paget Disease of Bone, A Simple Guide to the Condition, Treatment and Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Paget’s Disease of Bone, Treatment and Related Conditions. Paget’s disease is a widespread disease of bones resulting in enlarged and misshapen bones. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Paget’s Disease Chapter 2 Interesting Facts about Paget’s Disease Chapter 3 FAQs on Paget’s Disease Chapter 4 Osteoporosis Chapter 5 Osteomalacia Chapter 6 Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Sarcoidosis, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Diseases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Sarcoidosis, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Sarcoidosis is a disease characterized by the formation of non-caseating granulomas in a variety of tissues which usually resolve spontaneously. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction 1 Sarcoidosis 2 More on Sarcoidosis 3 Treatment of Sarcoidosis 4 Amyloidosis 5 Lung Cancer 6 Lymphoma 7 Pemphigus Vulgaris
Lichen Planus, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Lichen Planus, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Lichen planus is a condition that forms an itchy rash on the skin or in the mouth. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Lichen Planus Chapter 2 More Facts about Lichen Planus Chapter 3 Treatment of Lichen Planus Chapter 4 Pityriasis Rosea Chapter 5 Psoriasis Chapter 6 Tinea Corporis Chapter 7 Hepatitis C
Trigger Point Therapy Workbook for Shoulder Pain including Frozen Shoulder
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,320. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Pain management, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
75% of pain is caused by trigger points (contracted cells in muscle), but they are drastically under-diagnosed. Over 74% of trigger points are not located in the area where you feel pain, so treating the muscles in the area of pain does not resolve the problem most of the time. This e-book will guide you in locating trigger points and resolving pain with self-help techniques and helpful hints.
Mindfulness Meditation For People Who Stammer (Stutter)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Special education / communicative disorders
An eBook (2627 words) that teaches you the technique of Mindfulness Meditation and how you can use it to calm anxious thoughts associated with stammering and live in the present moment.
The Below Ten Thousand Way to a Clinician-led Safety Culture
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2019 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Increasing the technical skill of a health care clinician makes for incremental change. Improve the culture within which they work, think and communicate and suddenly quantum change is possible. Iatrogenic misadventure is more prevalent than most would dare imagine. The free and simple solution? ‘Below Ten Thousand!’ Dare to care!
The Opioid Epidemic: Narcotics, Heroin, Pill Mills, Painkiller Addiction, Medical Prescribing Practice for Pain Management, Child Welfare, Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome (NAS), Naloxone, Narcan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 174,950. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Drug Dependence, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this unique collection provides comprehensive information on the ongoing opioid addiction epidemic.
Vaginal Atrophy, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Vaginal Atrophy, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Vaginal atrophy is a disorder that is present when the tissues of the vagina are no longer well-lubricated and healthy in postmenopausal women due to the falling levels of estrogen. The walls of the vagina are thin and dry. Treatment is by use of water-based lubricant, moisturizer and topical vaginal estrogen.
Emergency Laughter: It Wasn't Funny When It Happened, But it is Now!
Series: Emergency Laughter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor & satire, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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Emergency Laughter: It Wasn't Funny When It Happened, But It Is Now! A collection of hilarious real-life medical stories written by a 20-year veteran of emergency medicine & surgery. Laughter helps the mind, heals the body and is a critical survival tool for all who deal with death, dying and disaster up close. Author Mike Cyra shows that it's ok to laugh at yourself and the world around you.
Keloid, A Simple Guide to The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / skin, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Keloid and its Treatment and Related Diseases such as Scar and Wound Healing in the Human Body A Keloid is a dense fibrous tissue that forms scars due to skin injury, burns, chemical skin damage, infections, surgery and post vaccination scar. Diagnosis Typical appearance Microscopic presence of fibroblastic cells Treatment Injection of steroids Cryosurgery 5-fluoracil cream
Meniere’s Disease, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Meniere’s Disease, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Meniere's Disease is a disease of the inner ear characterized by the triad of: giddiness tinnitus progressive hearing loss Diagnosis: Audiometry shows hearing loss MRI scan of the head Treatment: injections of stemetil Mild diuretic Corticosteroids Stress reduction Decompression of the endolymphatic sac Bed rest
City Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,610. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Rescue Lieutenant Michael Morse takes you along for a thrill ride as he responds to emergencies that can be heartwarming, hilarious—and sometimes tragic. From the profound to the absurd, from challenging situations to total disbelief, it’s all simply a day at work for our firefighters, EMT’s and police officers.
In Their Own Words: The 498th Medical Company (Air Ambulance) in Iraq, 2003 - Insightful Commentary by MEDEVAC Helicopter Unit Supporting U.S. Marines, Communications Issues, Power Line Dangers
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 188,730. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Professionally converted for accurate flowing-text e-book format reproduction, this fascinating book recounts the tales of the 498th Medical Company (Air Ambulance) in the Iraq War during 2003.
Hyperthyroidism, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Hyperthyroidism, Treatment and Associated Diseases. Hyperthyroid disease is a condition when the thyroid gland produces too much thyroid hormones. TABLE OF CONTENT Introduction Chapter 1 Hyperthyroidism Chapter 2 Facts about Hyperthyroidism Chapter 3 Treatment of Hyperthyroidism Chapter 4 Goiter Chapter 5 Thyroid Nodules Chapter 6 Thyroid Cancer Chapter 7 Plummer Disease
Mercury Poisoning, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Chemistry / Toxicology, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Mercury Poisoning, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Mercury poisoning is induced by exposure to mercury or its compounds present in fish, shellfish, coal, thermometers, dental amalgams . Symptoms of mercury poisoning may be blindness and impaired brain function. Diagnosis is by blood tests for mercury. Treatment is by: Taking carbon Oxygen Chelation Dialysis
The DNA of Hope
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In The DNA of Hope, author Ann-Louise Johnson has tendered a magnificent offering. While many speak of hope in terms of psychological positioning, The DNA of Hope goes deeper, revealing hope's relationship to our cellular health. Filled with narrative-science, the reader will discover the body’s eight genetic triggers powerful enough to slow down the aging process from the inside out.
Mitral Valve Regurgitation, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Mitral Valve Regurgitation, treatment and related diseases. Mitral regurgitation means leaking from the mitral heart valve that does not close all the way. Diagnosis is by: Extra heart sound (S4 gallop) Apical soft pan-systolic murmur Echocardiogram shows the mitral regurgitation Treatment is by: Blood thinners Drugs for abnormal heartbeat Diuretics Mitral valve repair.
Lymphedema (Lymph Obstruction), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes Lymphedema, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases Lymphedema is a chronic medical condition that produces excessive collection of fluid in the leg, trunk or body part, due to abnormal lymph flow such as the excision of the lymph nodes in breast cancer or lymph blockage in Filariasis Treatment is Decongestive lymphatic therapy or surgery to restore the normal lymph flow.
Writer’s Cramp (Hand Dystonia), A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Writer’s Cramp, Diagnosis and Treatment and Related Diseases. Writer’s cramp (a form of forearm and hand dystonia) is a disorder resulting from a focal dystonia that produces difficulty in writing. Prolonged periods of writing produce the cramping of hand muscles. The use of a keyboard instead of a pen may assist. The thalamic deep brain stimulation (DBS) has been helpful.