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Book On Ayurvedic (3000) Ways Of A Healthy Living
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 68,600. Language: Hindi. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This book deals with pulse rate detection, advantages of garam masala, methods of preparing certain medicines, knowledge of identifying the pure rudraksha, diamonds & jewels, home peace methods, disease of eyes, head, throat, teeth, ear, skin, urine and their remedies and medication.
EVOLUTIONARY ASPECTS OF DISEASE AVOIDANCE The Role of Disease in the Development of Complex Society
Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 70,820. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Psychology » Ethnopsychology
Avoiding disease certainly has value to the individual in escaping pain, suffering and death. It would seem obvious that mechanisms would evolve to enhance the ability of an individual to recognize and avoid contact leading to infection or exposure to infection. Social animals especially display evidence of behavior that avoid or limit disease and death.
The Great Cholesterol Con
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 173,290. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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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!
21st Century Adult Cancer Sourcebook: Hairy Cell Leukemia - Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 175,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about hairy cell leukemia includes official medical data on signs, symptoms, early detection, diagnostic testing, risk factors and prevention, treatment options, surgery, drugs, chemotherapy, staging, biology, prognosis, and survival.
21st Century Adult Cancer Sourcebook: Extrahepatic Bile Duct Cancer - Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 158,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about extrahepatic bile duct cancer includes official medical data on signs, symptoms, treatment options, surgery, radiation, drugs, chemotherapy, staging, biology, prognosis, and survival, with a complete glossary of technical medical terms and current references.
21st Century Adult Cancer Sourcebook: AIDS-Related Lymphoma and Primary CNS Lymphoma - Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 174,600. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about AIDS-related lymphoma and primary CNS lymphoma includes official medical data on signs, symptoms, treatment options, drugs, chemotherapy, staging, biology, prognosis, and survival, with a complete glossary of technical medical terms and current references.
21st Century Adult Cancer Sourcebook: Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) - Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 478,970. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's cancer experts about adult Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) includes official medical data on signs, symptoms, treatment options, drugs, chemotherapy, staging, biology, prognosis, and survival, with a complete glossary of technical medical terms and current references.
Living Lightly with Lyme
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,650. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This book offers self-help strategies for managing Chronic Lyme Disease and other chronic health challenges, such as Candida, Multiple Chemical Sensitivity, Environmental Illness, allergies, digestive disorders, and chronic fatigue. Individuals dealing with any ongoing health problem or illness can benefit from many of the solutions in this manual.
The First 30 Days to Serenity: The Essential Guide to Staying Sober
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: 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.
21st Century Addison's Disease Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians, including Adrenal Insufficiency, Adrenocortical Hypofunction, Hypocortisolism, and Related Conditions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 294,010. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This comprehensive compilation provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Addison's disease, also known as adrenal insufficiency, adrenocortical hypofunction, and hypocortisolism.
Saving My Knees: How I Proved My Doctors Wrong and Beat Chronic Knee Pain
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: 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.
21st Century Ankylosing Spondylitis (AS) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy, Arthritis, Back Pain, Sacroiliitis, Related Conditions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 342,140. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This comprehensive compilation provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about ankylosing spondylitis (AS), a form of seronegative spondyloarthropathy. The 21st Century Sourcebook series gives empowered patients, families, caregivers, nurses, and physicians the information they need to understand this disease.
21st Century Scleroderma Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians, including Morphea and Linear, Systemic Sclerosis, Raynaud's Phenomenon, Sclerodactyly, Related Conditions
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 340,310. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This comprehensive compilation provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about scleroderma and related conditions. Starting with the basics, and advancing to detailed patient-oriented and physician-quality information, the 21st Century Sourcebook series gives empowered patients and families the information they need.
Professor Cromer Learns to Read: A Couple’s New Life after Brain Injury
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,500. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
When a harrowing heart attack and cardiac arrest robbed Alan's brain of vital oxygen, he lost his abilities to read, write, walk, talk, think, and remember. In a flash, the successful physics professor became a brain injury survivor struggling to relearn everything he once knew. So began a seven year journey of intensive rehabilitation, combined with shaping a new identity, marriage, and life.
Caregiver Survival 101: Strategies to Manage Problematic Behaviors Presented in Individuals with Dementia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by PHC Publishing Group | PESI HealthCare. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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.
Superstorm Encyclopedia: Tornadoes, Severe Thunderstorms, Hurricanes, Tropical Storms, Typhoons, Cyclones - Meteorology, Forecasts, Safety and Preparedness, History, Disaster Health Problems
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 540,990. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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.
21st Century Ultimate Guide to Radiological Dispersal Device (RDD) Dirty Bomb Attack Preparedness and Response: Personal and Medical Response, Radioactive Illness, Radiation Injuries, Decontamination
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Comprehensive coverage with up-to-date official documents on the response to a terrorist attack with a "dirty bomb" - also called a radiological dispersion device (RDD) - is provided in this authoritative compilation. It covers everything from practical advice for individuals exposed to a dirty bomb incident to detailed scientific and technical information for medical and health care responders.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 2 - Epidemiology, Infectious Diseases, After Disasters (Emergency War Surgery Series)
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 400,140. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Preventive Medicine: Mobilization and Deployment, Volume 2, covers medical problems of training and mobilization, including epidemiology, infectious diseases, arthropod-borne illnesses, diseases from food, water, soil, animals, and personal contact, preventive medicine after disasters, and more.
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)
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 344,910. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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.
2011 After the Nuclear Meltdown: Crucial Survival and Medical Data for Nuclear Power Plant and Radiation Accidents and Terrorism - Essential Emergency Information for You and Your Family
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 160,510. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Practical, authoritative information about nuclear power plant accidents, meltdowns, and radiation emergencies: fifteen chapters and over 600 pages covering everything from the basics of radiation measurement to treatment and decontamination for radiation exposure.