Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases

Lyme Disease and the SS Elbrus
By Rachel Verdon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,500. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
How many Americans have suffered from Lyme disease, arthritis, Alzheimer’s and multiple sclerosis? Do we write them off as necessary losses for the good of the state? Do we say ‘everybody’s got to get stoned’ and ‘go kill yourselves’? How do we solve this Communist plot to destroy America from within, and how do we cure its victims?
Blood Sugar 101: What They Don't Tell You About Diabetes
By Jenny Ruhl
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This bestselling book is based on the Bloodsugar101.com web site. It explores what peer reviewed research has learned about the causes of diabetes and diabetic complications and teaches how to normalize blood sugars by using the most effective dietary strategies and the safest drugs.
Beat the Flu
By Richard Stooker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010 by Richard Stooker. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Flu experts agree -- a severe pandemic is just a matter of time. But there are many other ways to protect yourself and your family. They are cheap and widely available. Everybody can take steps to protect themselves and their families. BEAT THE FLU is a comprehensive guide to build your immune system to prevent and treat the flu. It explains the proprietary 7 Perimeter Defense System.
LIFE 2. Your body's Time Machine
By Alex Romano
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,420. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
The Life-2 Method of Rejuvenation, Longevity, and Body Improvement is a reliable way to regenerate health and activate the Body’s Time Machine, it is a natural biological mechanism for getting the organism back to its youth again. The book includes practical information and guide on Universal Natural Healing of most diseases and detail description of natural curing and rejuvenation Method.
I'm still Blogging
By Elaine Benton
Price: Free! Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Written with a sense of humour, a daily blog aimed at offering support and comfort to fellow Gaucher and Parkinson's sufferers and caregivers. Followed in over 70 countries around the world, to mark writing for a second year, the entire entries have been made into a book; the aim to raise public awareness about chronic disease. Good health is a precious gift that is often taken for granted
Chronic Total Occlusion: After the Heart Attack, the Statins and Restenosis
By Mike Stone
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 51,630. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
The nightmare of cardiologists performing PCI is the eventual blockage of the stent, which can result in sudden death. Testing in 2007 showed that the stent in my critical LAD artery (widow maker artery) is 100% blocked - full restenosis. My changing lifestyle over the last several years has promoted the generation and development of alternative blood vessels circumventing my blocked artery.
Healthy Pancreas, Healthy You. Part II. Healing Foods in the Digestive (Pancreatic) Disorders
By Peter Melamed
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,490. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Can we naturally increase pancreatic function and relieve many digestive and metabolic disorders by using healthy foods? Pancreas is a core for digestion. This book is the practical guide to healing liver, gallbladder and pancreatic disorders, IBS, GERD, metabolic syndrome, overweight, diabetes, allergy, Candida, acidity by healing foods. What to eat is as effective as when to eat and how to eat.
The Great Cholesterol Con
By Anthony Colpo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 173,290. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
0.75 star(4.83 from 6 reviews)
The notion that cholesterol and saturated fat cause heart disease is one of the most fundamental tenets of modern medicine. It is also completely false. In "The Great Cholesterol Con", Anthony Colpo presents the irrefutable evidence proving heart disease is not caused by saturated fat or elevated blood cholesterol. Discover what really causes heart disease and what you can do to prevent it!
Living with Restenosis 2-in-1 book includes: Surviving a Successful Heart Attack -and- Chronic Total Occlusion: After the Heart Attack, the Statins and Restenosis
By Mike Stone
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 117,760. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
'Surviving' is the discovery that my first 50 years of dietary guidelines were based on mass-media advertising and bad science (lipid hypothesis). It ends after recuperating from both the heart attack and the statin-induced side effects; however, what next? 'CTO'is that new direction - my changing lifestyle has promoted the generation of alternative blood vessels circumventing my blocked artery.
A Cure For Emma
By Julie Colvin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A Cure for Emma chronicles a mother’s quest to heal her child from a nearly invisible disease: type 1 diabetes. Millions of parents around the world will relate to Julie Colvin’s roller coaster of despair, frustration, and hope when her daughter Emma was diagnosed with this life-threatening, incurable nightmare.
FibroWHYalgia
By Sue Ingebretson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
WIth her health spiraling out of control, Susan wanted to know why. Her tenacious research into the causes of chronic illness led her through a maze of traditional and nontraditional healing methods. She eventually connected the dots and found wellness. FibroWHYalgia is a half diary/half tutorial guide that exposes the facts, fibs, and fairytales of failing health and offers practical solutions.
The First 30 Days to Serenity: The Essential Guide to Staying Sober
By Super Star
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
While there are many successful books on the market about addiction, The First 30 Days to Serenity: The Essential Guide to Staying Sober is the first actual day-by-day account of staying sober through the first 30 days of recovery, including the thoughts, feelings, conversations, events, stress, tears, family friction, despair and drama of each of those 30 days from the lens of an addict.
Two in a Million
By Ben Murnane
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,520. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by A. & A. Farmar. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ben is a normal, bright, ambitious student. The only difference between his life and yours is that he has a rare blood disease – Fanconi anaemia – which gives sufferers a life expectancy of 22 years. Two in a Million describes what it’s like to live with a life-threatening illness, to undergo a life-saving procedure, to recover slowly and try to live normally as a student in Dublin.
Surviving a Successful Heart Attack
By Mike Stone
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Mike survived his heart attack with flying colors, but surviving the statins was a different matter altogether. This is his story - why he discontinued taking the statins and what convinced him that it was NOT the cholesterol that caused his heart attack. Anyone who has had a heart attack or fears one in the future will want to read Mike's harrowing experience in the post heart attack period.
Saving My Knees: How I Proved My Doctors Wrong and Beat Chronic Knee Pain
By Richard Bedard
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
In his mid-40s, the author was diagnosed with patellofemoral pain syndrome, or chondromalacia patella. Four doctors failed to help him. This inspiring story tells how he launched a year-long experiment to save his knees. He read from clinical studies, medical textbooks -- and was stunned to discover many things he was never told. Armed with this knowledge, he formed a plan and fully recovered.
Healthy Pancreas, Healthy You. Part 3. How to Improve the Exocrine Pancreatic Function, Postpone Pancreatic Deterioration, and Heal Digestive (Pancreatic) Disorders
By Peter Melamed
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This book is for patients and medical providers, to explain nondrug treatments of the digestive (pancreatic) and metabolic disorders. There is no proper digestion without proper pancreatic function. Healing mineral water, acupuncture, herbs, supplements, enzymes, probiotics, and even abdominal massage, exercises, and hypnosis can be extremely useful for pancreas and the whole health.
Caregiver Survival 101: Strategies to Manage Problematic Behaviors Presented in Individuals with Dementia
By Lisa Byrd
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by PHC Publishing Group | PESI HealthCare. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
Dementia can be debilitating and life-altering – not only for the person with the disease, but also for family members and caregivers. This book was written to help these caregivers and family members better understand dementia and its effects, so they can proactively avert or lessen problematic behaviors while maintaining a climate of respect and compassion.
21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Radiation Therapy and Treatment, Side Effect Management, External, Internal, IMRT, Brachytherapy - Information for Patients, Families, Caregivers
By Progressive Management
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Authoritative information, tips, and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about radiation treatment, providing coverage of all aspects of this vital form of cancer therapy, with emphasis on the practical management of side effects. Starting with the basics, and advancing to detailed patient-oriented information, this comprehensive compilation gives patients the information they need.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 1 - Diseases and Conditions from Jet Lag to WMDs and NBC (Emergency War Surgery Series)
By Progressive Management
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 344,910. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 1, addresses the medical problems of training and mobilization, including the preparations for deployment, and occupational and environmental issues during sustainment.
Superstorm Encyclopedia: Tornadoes, Severe Thunderstorms, Hurricanes, Tropical Storms, Typhoons, Cyclones - Meteorology, Forecasts, Safety and Preparedness, History, Disaster Health Problems
By Progressive Management
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 540,990. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Earth's most powerful storms - hurricanes and tornadoes - are the subject of this massive 1700 page report with authoritative coverage of all aspects of these deadly superstorms: meteorology, forecasting, history, safety, preparedness, research, and health hazards.