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How To Live Forever
By Barry Burnett
Price: Free! Words: 133,030. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Meet David Black, a young family doc whose solo practice has spectacularly tanked. So has his marriage; the two are not unrelated. His best friend, Oz, wants him to reinvent himself, offering their fellow Boulderites everything they need to live forever (or at least long enough for Oz to profit and retire). David balks. At first. What follows is a romp of a read, a comedy with heart...
Wikibook Yoga with Yoga Oracle
By Nils Horn
Price: Free! Words: 123,330. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Yoga
Learn Yoga with videos on the computer. Yoga is a path of health, beauty and relaxation. 1.What is Yoga 2.The Ten Principles of Yoga 3.The Five Principles of Health 4.How to practice Yoga? 5.Dynamic Exercises 6.Basic Yoga Series 7.Meditation 8.Yoga Tales 9.Yoga Masters10.Yoga and Christianity 11.Laughter Yoga 12.Yoga oracle
Pacific Dream
By John Illig
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,520. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
0.5 star(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Unflinchingly honest, vividly told, funny, true, fascinating, exciting---Pacific Dream is all these things. John writes with a candor that's shockingly fresh and real. His prose is clear as the water in one of the rushing streams he fords. It's as if the reader walks the trail with him, and he makes every step of his trek from Mexico to Canada as exciting as it is surprising.
Flight of the Stork: What Children Think (and When) about Sex and Family Building
By Anne C Bernstein
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 100,140. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Perspectives Press Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Research shows that what kids "know" about how babies and families are made is only as accurate as their level of cognitive development. Dr. Bernstein interviewed dozens of kids of varied ages and uses anecdotes to help parents understand just what their children really know and how to teach them effectively stage by stages. Chapters arranged by developmental level and special chapters
Choosing Assisted Reproduction
By Ellen Sarasohn Glazer
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 151,520. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009 by Perspectives Press Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception
People who face medical challenges in family building may look at medically assisted reproductive technologies (ARTs) such as IVF, GIFT, donor gametes, donor eggs, donor sperm, donated embryos, surrogacy, gestational carrier. This book offers consumers step-by-step assistance in making good decisions about such options and living with them over time.
The.Most.Important.Knowledge.You.would.Ever.Read.Implement.and.Live.up.to.Forever
By Andrzej Jęziorski
Price: Free! Words: 159,660. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
The most important knowledge.
Sex & The Subconscious: Perversions and Diversions in the Realm of the Libido
By Dr. Arthur Janov
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,210. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by Kimberley Cameron & Associates. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sexual behavior
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Renowned psychologist and bestselling author Dr. Arthur Janov (Primal Scream) explores how trauma and lack of love prevent millions of people from finding sexual pleasure in life. Replete with case histories addressing a multitude of sexual difficulties, Janov explains how neurology and sexual history can combine to create the perfect storm of sexual dysfunction.
The Fat Loss Bible
By Anthony Colpo
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Fat Loss Bible is the ultimate fat loss guide! This groundbreaking tome destroys all those popular but misleading myths that are ruining your fat loss efforts. It explains in an 'idiot-proof' manner exactly how you can lose every last bit of unwanted fat! Find out why The Fat Loss Bible has been widely hailed as "the best fat loss book ever written", and how you can start losing fat today.
The Silent Healer — A Modern Study of Aloe Vera
By Bill C. Coats and Robert Joseph Ahola
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,590. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
For more than thirty years, The Silent Healer has been the definitive sourcebook on Aloe Vera in the world. Truly an encyclopedic work sponsored and co-authored by the father of practical Aloe technology, Bill Coats, this “Modern Study of Aloe Vera” has now been re-released with new material in every chapter. The perfect reference for layperson and professional alike.
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?
Man In The Middle
By John Illig
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,350. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Green living
"Written in the best tradition of literary travel logs, Illig's narrative weaves a rich tapestry of trail culture, the people he meets and the Herculean efforts of Illig's own hiking accomplishment. We not only get the details of how one begins and executes a four-month-long through-hike, but we get a sense of the author through the strong voice that runs throughout the book." --Peter Laurie
A Cry Unheard: New Insights into the Medical Consequences of Loneliness
By James J. Lynch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 136,150. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression
Every year, millions of lonely people, unable to communicate with their fellow human beings, die broken-hearted, long before their time. It is a silent epidemic, says Dr. James Lynch, hailed by many of our nation's leading medical experts as a pioneer and visionary in the field of mind/body/interpersonal health. A groundbreaking work, A Cry Unheard connects loneliness and heart disease.
The New Dream Dictionary
By Tony Crisp
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 155,530. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
This is one of the most comprehensive of dream dictionaries. Beside dealing with dream imagery, it also has many full length features on different aspects of dreaming - including pieces on Jung, Freud, Science and Dreams, Processing Your Dreams, Working With A Partner, etc.
Brain Injury Rewiring for Survivors: A Lifeline to New Connections
By Carolyn Dolen
Price: $15.20 USD. Words: 104,060. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010 by Idyll Arbor. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Traumatic brain injury causes damage to the connections in many parts of the brain besides the focal point of the injury. It’s not enough to heal medically. Brain Injury Rewiring for Survivors discusses medical care and goes beyond to help the survivor heal spiritually, emotionally, cognitively, physically, socially, and vocationally through traditional and complementary medicine and nutrition.
Cured! The Insider's Handbook for Health Care Reform
By Stephen Hyde
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 141,880. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2009 by HobNob Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medical insurance
Veteran health care insider Stephen S. S. Hyde explains how America’s health care crisis is the result of a market failure magnified over 7 decades by the well-meaning but misguided actions of government and employers. Hyde's provocative cure - detailed here - plans for regulated consumer markets to deliver affordable health insurance and high quality health care for everyone.
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.
Staying Sane in an Insane World
By R. Vincent Riccio
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 148,440. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A factual, highly researched, witty and occasionally satirical overview of the last 2 millennia of mankind's many myths, superstitions, legends, and lies, portrayed in easily understandable concepts, brilliant analyses, and humor, taking a critical, insightful look at how strange and gullible human kind currently is and has ever been - by acclaimed author-psychologist, R. V. Riccio.
Life Before Lithium
By Isabel Storey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,590. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
From the comfort and safety of your chair, join the author as she dared to live her dreams travelling through the extremes of bipolarity. Witness the strategies she used to survive the consequences of putting one foot in front of the other while on a path she believes ordained by the Man Upstairs.
Me and My Pain - The challenges of living with chronic pain
By Abbey Strauss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,500. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
This exceptual book has sections that honestly discuss the effects that pain has on relationships, dealing with the medical community, the realities of access to adequate care, understanding the medications and how they are safely used, the medical nature of pain, suffering, sleep problems, and so on. Patients and families become more realistic and better equipped to deal with the pain.
130 Medicinal Plant Monographs of the Northwest
By Darcy Williamson
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 133,780. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
130 medicinal plant monographs of the Northwest including herbs for various medical conditions, recipes and fomulas, plus methods of seed propagation.