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Thoughtful Dementia Care: Understanding the Dementia Experience
Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family relationships
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An easy-to-read and sensitive portrayal of the changing world of people with dementia due to Alzheimer's disease or other diseases, and those who care for them. Offers insights into emotional reactions and practical suggestions based on deep understanding of the way people with dementia view many situations.
Rose Garden: Life with Hypoactive Sexual Desire Syndrome (HSDS)
Series: Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder - Life, Love, and the Sexless Marriage. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,950. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sex & Relationships » Women's sexuality, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hypoactive Sexual Desire Disorder / Syndrome (HSDD/HSDS) is little understood but extremely prevalent: potentially a third of all women at some point in life experience it. Without a proven treatment, Rose grabs the bull by the horny to take what's hers - and this is her tale.
Riding2Recovery: All around the ragged edges
Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second book in the Riding2Recovery series follows the authors continuing battle to overcome poor mental health and raise awareness of mental health issues through ultra distance fundraising cycle tours. His 2012 journey saw him riding from Lands End in the UK to the far north of the Shetland Isles via Irelands wild and rugged west coast and the Outer Hebrides.
Frank's Last Call
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
Spence Kennedy starts work at a busy seaside ambulance station, and under the guidance of Frank, a paramedic coming up to retirement, works his way through a succession of incidents, comic and tragic. Based on the real-life blog ‘Siren Voices’, 'Frank’s Last Call' puts the reader in the driving seat of an ambulance, and offers an uncompromising tour of duty around a contemporary UK town.
Answer The Call: What To Do When Spirit Arrives To Transform Your Life.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,260. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation & inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book is about things that happen in life and force us to consider if we believe what we say we believe. More importantly, it asks us to be honest about how we put those things into action instead of just reading, writing or teaching about them. It’s about making spiritual living real in an awkward, and sometimes downright difficult, life.
Meso Warrior
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010 by Gerald Hornsby. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A woman, ordinary like you and me, gets the news that she has contracted mesothelioma from washing her husband's clothes when he worked in a shipyard. Through her diary entries, she recounts her feelings and those around her terminal disease. But through bravery and determination, and new treatments, she tackles the "nasty" head on, until a meeting with her oncologist reveals shocking results.
Silver Linings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Married for less than two months, Kat Folland is diagnosed with Stage IIb Breast Cancer. Silver Linings takes you with Kat through the journey of her treatment and recovery. Though the "real time" read is raw and emotional, Kat's spirit, strength and humor shine through. Cancer patients, caregivers, friends and loved ones can find something valuable in this account.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
this ADD book is different: -it is by a psychiatrist, about his own struggles with ADD and those of his patients and his friends. -it is personal, about real people coping with real problems. -it is about strategies, not about medications or the history, definition or diagnosis of ADD. -it is not academic. it is interesting and light reading, with lots of helpful information and ideas.
Creativity and the Manic Depressive: In Search of Balance and Stability
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,870. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(4.00 from 1 review)
Yes, this is the story of my rather difficult life. On the other hand, it indicates that creativity has provided a balance against Manic Depression probably since high school. just didn't know it until the turn of the century. It's not an easy book to read. Graphic!
Pacific Dream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,520. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2009 by Elderberry Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
(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.
Think Safe
Price: Free! Words: 57,760. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety & first aid, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Non-formal education
(5.00 from 1 review)
This unique concept has been developed by an ex-Paratrooper and Covert Surveillance Operative who took his specialised training into the civilian world and applied his knowledge, experience and training to assess the general security risks and life-challenging situations faced by individuals in everyday life to ensure his concept is used to make people Think Safe.
Leaving Home! (U.S) Practical Stuff to Help You Survive in College and Beyond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,510. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everything you need to know when you move out of home including money, health, cooking, cleaning, getting a job, renting an apartment and much more.
Missing Links
Price: Free! Words: 102,660. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(5.00 from 1 review)
Missing Links is original and quite unique. There is absolutely nothing speculative in it. All the tools and processes that I share in Missing Links are very practical and surprisingly effective. I show how to grow and how to make progress by easy “Baby Steps” and in thin “Salami Slices’ of time. Missing Links is also quite playful and easy to read. I utilize a lot of “Crazy Wisdom.”
The Complete Guide To Clinical Aromatherapy and the Essential Oils of The Physical Body
Price: Free! Words: 51,010. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aromatherapy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
Essentially aromatherapy and essential oils for beginners, written by an aromatherapist with 21 years professional experience, this is every aromatherapists go-to-guide. Packed with over 100 essential oil profiles, recommendations for over 60 conditions, recipe blends, a free relaxation hypnotherapy download and discount vouchers too.
Look After The Ounces And The Pounds Will Take Care Of Themselves
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 75,790. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Look After The Ounces (LATO) And The Pounds Will Take Care Of Themselves" is a simple but effective system of permanently resolving weight issues. LATO aims to motivate readers to regain control over habits and attitudes, so that followers learn to live the lifestyle they want to live, thereby becoming the person they want to be. The focus is on health improvement, rather than on dieting.
Gluten-Related Disorder: Sick? Tired? Grumpy?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,240. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00 from 1 review)
We are all at risk from eating gluten: any person, any symptom, any time! Dr Ford presents stories of 50 families severely affected by gluten. He asks: “Is eating gluten really worth the risk?
To the Survivors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
(5.00 from 1 review)
One Man's Journey as a Rape Crisis Counselor with True Stories of Sexual Violence
Outpost A Doctor on the Divide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,740. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book recounts the story of "The Doctor". Gweneth Wisewould gives a personal historical view of the people, their lives and illnesses, the beauty and ferocity of the local environment and great difficulties being the sole doctor practising in all weathers and harsh conditions. She forsake personal wealth to give her life to treat her patients in the Australian community in Central Victoria.
Water: The Shocking Truth that Can Save Your Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
(5.00 from 1 review)
Did you know the water we drink can be highly hazardous to your health? In this shocking expose, Dr. Patricia Bragg and her father, Dr. Paul C. Bragg reveal the dangers behind fluoridation our drinking water and other toxins. Learn how to avoid these dangerous pollutants and how and why water is so critical to our health in this remarkable book!
Fighting Back & Winning
Price: Free! Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
The sequel to "Fighting Back" which covers the first 58 days of Rosann's fight againt tremendous odds. Givem 2-4 months to live in March, 2011, Rosann continues her fight against non-smoker's lung cancer, brain tumors and emergency brain surgery that made her legally blind.This book carries her fight to it's conclusion. Did she win? You decide, but be prepared for a surprise ending.