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The Predatory Lies of Anorexia: A Survivor's Story
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,720. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
“I want to be the thinnest, the…" With these words Abby Kelly encapsulates her 15-year bout with anorexia beginning at 14, describing how it took root in her psyche from onset to recovery, including how she fooled the many who tried to help her from dietitians to therapists, from one inpatient treatment center after another and how she finally got free from this life-threatening condition.
Training on Empty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
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An engaging and honest autobiography of a former elite runner who nearly perished from anorexia, one that also explores the biopsychosocial and sociological aspects of this pervasive, malignant, but ultimately surmountable disease. Brittin's comprehensive account of her tribulations combined with her background in psychology makes this a unique must-read for athletes & health professionals alike.
Good Carb Diet Overview plus 350 Recipes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Food-content guides
The Book is based largely on reducing or eliminating foods with a high glycemic index -- a measure of the rise in blood sugar after eating a particular food
Planet Lactose: The Best of the Planet Lactose Blog, volume 1
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
This collection of the Best from the Planet Lactose Blog is a compact source of knowledge about living dairy free, from the basics to the totally unexpected. Steve Carper covers in sound scientific detail the varied but overlapping worlds of the lactose intolerant and the milk allergic, along with information for vegans, those keeping kosher, and parents of allergic children.
Body Thieves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,920. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Adolescent girls are caught in a societal crisis concerning body image and size. Body Thieves provides information and skills to help them reclaim their natural bodies, become physically active and get on with their lives. Contains valuable information about boys and their problems as well to help illustrate the gender differences in development and culture. Full bibliography and resource list.
Desserts is Stressed Spelled Backwards
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
Break free of the bondage of compulsive eating and bulimia with a dramatic Four-Level Program that puts you, not food, in control of your life and your weight. Pinpoint the stresses that lead to binge eating by upsetting brain chemistry and creating cravings. Learn to use EFT (Emotional Freedom Techniques), an effective energy method that eliminates cravings in minutes.