Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases

Fight Off Heart Disease
By Tony Craig
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In easy to understand language this book sets out to you show how to improve or reverse any damage done to the condition of your heart and cardiovascular system. You may have an educational interest in the subject or you may be concerned that you have not lived a particularly careful life and not ever considered the toll that it might have taken on your body, or suspicions of something wrong.
Heartaches and Miracles
By Greta Burroughs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Heartaches and Miracles is a combination biography, research information and pep talk for anyone suffering with ITP or for family members/friends who want to understand what this disease is all about. You will learn about autoimmune disorders, ITP in particular, while reading the personal accounts from folks stuck on the never ending roller coaster of steroids, surgery, medication and treatments.
Living with AIDS - Dying of AIDS - Being Remembered
By Hans Wiesendanger
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(5.00 from 1 review)
Poems on a parent’s reflections of a son’s life with AIDS through the stages of progressing deterioration, death, and remembering him long after. Shows alternating despair, hope, disappointment, elation, resignation, denial, eventual submission to the unavoidable and gradual acceptance.
Travelin' Trots: Diary of an Accidental Medical Tourist
By Mary Anne Lonze
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
35,000 feet over the Amazon jungle Mary Anne gets slammed with a debilitating gastrointestinal bug . Seven hours later she lands in a foreign country where she doesn't speak the language. Now she has to quickly find medical help. A travel writer and nurse, she documents the process and what it really feels like to be sick on the road.
What on Earth Can I Eat? Food, Type 2 Diabetes and You
By Alan Shanley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,720. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(5.00 from 1 review)
Whether you have just been diagnosed with diabetes or you have been fighting this condition for many years the single most confusing question facing you as a type 2 diabetic is “what should I eat?” We are bombarded with conflicting answers from all sides. They all claim to be right but many will be wrong. This book is intended to help you answer that question - for you.
A Lupus Handbook: These Are the Faces of Lupus
By A. G. Moore
Price: Free! Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(5.00 from 1 review)
Flannery O'Connor once wrote that sickness has no company. In defiance of this stark reality, A. G. Moore wrote "These Are the Faces of Lupus". Ms. Moore has lived with lupus for almost twenty years; in those years she learned to be productive and hopeful. Her goal in releasing this well-researched book is to share her insights and to help others meet the challenge of their own illness.
Natural Ways to Lower Blood Pressure
By Stephen Hather
Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(5.00 from 1 review)
Your blood pressure is something that should be monitored closely. If you suffer from this condition which is also known as hypertension, medication is often required. However taking these simple steps will be of great additional benefit.
My Addiction...My Daughter
By Paula Pelosi Christian
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(5.00 from 1 review)
I had my dream home with a wonderful husband and an amazing daughter. In my world, everything seemed fine until the day when everything around me came crashing down. Everything that I thought was real, wasn't. Could I have been blinded by what was in front of me? Was I in denial and just didn't want to see it? Was I stupid? These were all questions I asked myself & I'm still searching for answers.
Diabetes: Real LIfe
By Michael Crawford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
(5.00 from 1 review)
I'm a diabetic and have been for 15 years. This mini-book is a brief collection of some of the experiences I have encountered, and provides information on how I have coped with those occurrences. If you are newly diagnosed, this will be a great starting point for your future.
Living with the Enemy
By Trish Wesley
Price: Free! Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(5.00 from 1 review)
Trigeminal neuralgia is classified as the most painful facial pain known to man. The anxiety of unpredictable attacks results in a significant deterioration in quality of life. Suicidal depression is not uncommon. Andrea fought a desperate battle to find someone to diagnosis and treat her condition. The hopelessness and despair she felt was alarming.
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?
Do you or your loved one have Tourettes Syndrome
By Gina melo
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(4.00 from 1 review)
Growing up with Tourettes Syndrom
I Forgot That I Remembered
By Kevin T Boekhoff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,400. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
(4.00 from 1 review)
Kevin relates the various struggles he deals with while living with Parkinson's disease. Those with a chronic illness can relate in many ways to his unwanted changes and adaptations. His unique writing style and humor may have you laughing, yet the reality in the stories may bring tears.