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Dementia Diary, A Caregiver's Journal
By Robert Tell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,800. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
(3.00 from 1 review)
For 15 years, Robert Tell was his widowed Mom's caregiver as her mind and personality disappeared into the fog of dementia. He tells the tale with compassion and humor in this full length, fast moving memoir. His lesson: Caregiver burnout can be helped. If you are watching your loved one vanish into the sinkhole of Alzheimer's Disease (or another dementia), "Dementia Diary" will lift your spirit
De geheime krachten van de natuur en haar toepassing
By Esko Jalkanen
Price: Free! Words: 48,240. Language: Dutch. Published: November 11, 2011 by Esko Jalkanen - Nature´s Powers Trust. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
De bosbouwdeskundige en tuinder Esko Jalkanen heeft tientallen jaren de mogelijkheid gehad verschillende gebieden van de geestelijke wereld bovenzinnelijk te onderzoeken. De resultaten van deze onderzoeken worden in dit boek beschreven. Het is zeer praktisch gericht en biedt concrete richtlijnen en aanwijzingen voor veel gebieden van het leven.
Apple Cider Vinegar: A Modern Folk Remedy
By Body Axis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
In-depth but straightforward, Earth Clinic presents the history, science, and everyday benefits of regular or first-aid use of Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) as only our global community's decade of experience in alternative health can do. Find out just how ACV can improve your life through better nutrition, weight loss, energy, and more -- all in a format you can always keep close at hand.
Stoned On Sex
By Winnie Corble
Price: Free! Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Sexual psychology
Sex addiction is the sleeping sickness of the 21st century, anesthetizing the lives of an increasing number of people: it puts the life of the individual in turmoil and it is beginning to affect society collectively. This book attempts to unravel the many complex threads of this disorder, it offers support for the healing journey of the recoverer and also of the partner.
From Tragedy to Challenge The Impact of Disabilities on Families
By Mei Shackleton
Price: Free! Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
The book is based on a qualitative research with 49 interviews taped and thematically analysed to find out how carers overcame traumas and conflicts to make the best out difficult situations. It recognises the importance that positive emotions such as hope and faith play in thier daily lives.
Diabetes Control- Preventing Heart Disease and Strokes Naturally
By Thomas Nelson
Price: Free! Words: 23,890. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
Nearly 9 out of 10 diabetics die of a heart attack or stroke (85%). Diabetes is a very complex disease that progresses over time causing many very dangerous complications. This book teaches you how to remove the plaque from your arteries, change your lifestyle and diet, and prevent you from becoming one of those that die from heart disease or stroke.
Contigo la vida es Linda (Español)
By Joseph Jaim Zonana Senado
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,370. Language: Spanish. Published: February 13, 2011 by Jaime Shapiro. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
En este libro tratamos de explicar algunos puntos con el fin de lograr matrimonios exitosos y una vida llena de felicidad. Entre otras cosas nos enseña el valor de la mujer y como tratarla así como cuáles tienen que ser sus objetivos para que se considere una Eshet Jail
Gluten: ZERO Global
By Rodney Ford
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 49,820. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Read the evidence for a Gluten-Free Planet. You might find this revolutionary. It is the right book, at the right time, telling why we need a gluten-zero world - with the potential to help billions. Up until now there has not been a book written for the sole purpose of helping you understand the reasons why we need to all go for zero gluten. At last it has arrived! Yes, gluten is bad for us all!
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
Sweet Grapes: How to Stop Being Infertile and Start Living Again!
By Mike & Jean Carter
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 54,710. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Perspectives Press Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Carters, like many couples faced the challenge of infertility. The difference: they ultimately chose a childfree lifestyle. Sweet Grapes shares their own experiences and many interviews with others, serving as the basis for the communication and decision-making process workshops they sometimes do for couples struggling with infertility. Winner of a 1990 Benjamin Franklin.
Luonnon salaiset voimat ja niiden käyttö 1
By Esko Jalkanen
Price: Free! Words: 30,380. Language: Finnish. Published: November 4, 2011 by Esko Jalkanen - Nature´s Powers Trust. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
Metsänhoitaja Esko Jalkanen tutki kymmenien vuosien ajan henkisen alueen eri maailmoja yliaistillisesti. Näistä tutkimuksista kertova teos on hyvin elämänläheinen ja tarjoaa konkreettisia ohjeita ja neuvoja monille elämänaloille. Kirjan sanoma tähtää kaiken elämän auttamiseen. Viralliset selitykset eivät rauhoita nykyaikaista kyselijää, vaan moni ihminen haluaa tietää enemmän.
The One-Day New Body Makeover
By Robert Yoho
Price: Free! Words: 36,840. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Much of what's written about cosmetic surgery in newspapers and magazines, and even in some medical journals, is half-truth, myth, or advertising. The media has distorted public perception with overly negative or sensationalized stories, and medical specialty organizations contribute to the mayhem by promoting warring viewpoints to establish their own market share.
Kara Mia
By Maryann Anglim
Price: Free! Words: 55,440. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Kara Mia is the story of sudden loss and slow recovery in a teenager with Long QT syndrome - a genetic cause of an often fatal heart rhythm disturbance. Told by her mother and her physician the book combines the unique insights of both as Kara slowly recovers from a near fatal cardiac arrest.
Fat Boy Thin Man
By Michael Prager
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,430. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 1 review)
From early childhood, the author was fat until he was obese, and stayed that way into his 30s. Then, haltingly and churlishly, he undertook the practices and treatments designed for alcoholics, until his life got better and stayed that way. He now has been in a normal-size body for 20 years, and shares the methods he believes will work for many others who give them a try.
Ang 10 Sikreto sa isang Maligayang Buhay sa Parkinson’s Disease: Parkinson's Treatment Filipino Edition: 10 Secrets to a Happier Life
By Michael S. Okun M.D.
Price: Free! Words: 35,270. Language: Tagalog (Filipino). Published: March 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
The book addresses current Parkinson’s disease issues and also details emerging therapies (DBS, stem cells, vaccines, gene therapy, optogenetics). Okun masterfully breaks down all of the science into an easy to follow and pleasurable reading experience. Parkinson’s Treatment: 10 Secrets to a Happier Life is available in over 20 language translations including Filipino, and in an audio version.
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.
Gluten Brains: the brain–grain connection
By Rodney Ford
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,980. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Yes, brains and nerves get damaged by gluten. Medical research reveals that gluten commonly causes nerve damage, brain disease, mental disturbance, learning disorders, fatigue, and poor growth. But most sufferers from gluten-harm remain completely unaware of it! Read the stories of suffering and ‘miracle cures’ by quitting gluten. Are you and your family affected? Find out before it’s too late.
Weight Loss - Twenty Pounds in Ten Weeks - Move It to Lose It
By Bob Weinstein, Lt. Colonel, US Army, Ret.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,560. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2009 by Health Colonel Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Weight Loss and weight management book with a ten week exercise and eating plan to lose twenty pounds. Full of easy-to-use tools to organize and implement the program: exercise photos, ten week exercise chart, 1,200 and 1,600 calorie menus, calorie burn charts, workout log, food diary and more. The author, Lt. Col. Weinstein has been featured on the History Channel. TheHealthColonel.com
Skinny Thinking Daily Thoughts
By Laura Katleman
Price: Free! Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
These 242 thoughts are daily reminders to help you align with your true self and cultivate a wise, pragmatic relationship with food and your body. Although they are a distillation of the Skinny Thinking Five Steps, derived from the Skinny Thinking book.
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.