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Power of Positivity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,320. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
Power of Positivity for Bipolar Disorder and Anyone Else. In the Power of Positivity, I present the numerous sources that were an inspiration to me and led me to a positive state of mind.
Hot Flashes And Half Ironmans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,970. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Hot Flashes And Half Ironmans: Middle-aged Endurance Athletics Meets The Hormonally Challenged Women get older, dammit, and sometimes it sucks, especially for women who pride themselves on athleticism and an adventurous spirit. Yes, it can be hard, but middle age doesn’t have to be a flashing red stop light. Join the author -- in spandex -- as she battles her traitorous middle-aged hormones in
Thoughtful Dementia Care: Understanding the Dementia Experience
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Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,600. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
(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.
Life's Little Toolbox - Quick Tips For A Happier Healthier You
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Price: Free! Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Life’s Little Toolbox is full of all the practical tips you need to help get you thinking straight, feeling great & looking great. The three main parts to this book are essential to living: The mind, the body and the spirit. You will learn how to meditate, stretch, exercise, eat to live longer, choose a new direction in life, deal with stress, & how to transform a cluttered mind into a happy one
Surviving Breast Cancer Mistakes and All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The biopsy shows a malignant cancer. Six words words that changed Therese's life forever... Gone was her future, her family, her life. How many other women had been blind-sided by this diagnosis? How many had felt this fear burning deep inside them? How many had searched for answers and found none? Beyond Words is a journey from diagnosis through fear, loss, crisis, despair, and at last: survival.
Meso Warrior
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010 by Gerald Hornsby. Category: 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.
Eczema! Cure It!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Allergies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Troubled by eczema? Now find the answers: * Why have you got it? * What's causing it? * Can you switch it off? * What’s driving it? * Is it gluten? milk? or eggs? * How to protect your children? * How to identify your allergies? * What creams and potions? First, get tested. Find the problem. Then, experience healthy skin again! Already 100s of people have been helped. ISBN 978-0-473-18579-4
Emergency Laughter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,870. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emergency Laughter: It Wasn't Funny When It Happened, But It Is Now! A collection of hilarious real-life medical stories written by a 20-year veteran of emergency medicine & surgery. Laughter helps the mind, heals the body and is a critical survival tool for all who deal with death, dying and disaster up close. Author Mike Cyra shows that it's ok to laugh at yourself and the world around you.
Heartaches and Miracles
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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.
Your Life Can Be Better: using strategies for Adult ADD/ADHD
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,020. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » ADHD
(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.
Alternative Cancer Therapies
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 26,610. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
You might find that buying this book was the best investment you’ve ever made in your life as it may save your life! Adopting numerous adjuvant therapies reviewed in this book may be the critical factor determining if their treatment will be successful or not and if they will survive cancer or not!
Refusing The Needle: A Diabetic's Natural Journey To Kick-Ass Health
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Russell Stamets manages his Latent Autoimmune Diabetes in Adults (LADA) naturally, without insulin. His is the first account of combining western and eastern medicine to lower blood sugar levels and revive his pancreas. Delivered with humor, irreverence, and verse, this handbook will be appreciated by any type of diabetic or anyone striving for sustainable, incredibly good health.
Gluten Brains: the brain–grain connection
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Price: $2.99 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.
Neurotoxic Metals affecting Autism / Aspergers Syndrome / ADHD - Booklet 2
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Series: Autism Booklets. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,690. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
General Information about toxic metals, and detailed explanation Neurotoxic Metals affecting Autism / Asperger’s Syndrome / ADHD. Booklet 2 tells parents and doctors which tests are most useful in diagnosing metal intoxication.
"Fighting Back"
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Price: Free! Words: 29,540. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a story about a courageous woman who is Fighting Back against long odds. On 3/5/11 Rosann Plautz underwent emergency brain surgery. A nonsmoker, she had lung cancer that had already spread to the brain. The operation left her weak and legally blind, 900 miles from home Doctors told her she was going to die. This is a story of how a 110 lb woman with God's help is Fighting Back and winning.
Life Literally: A Practical Guide to High-Functioning Autism
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Black House Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
(5.00 from 1 review)
This semi-autobiographical work is meant to provide parents a starting point for learning about autism and autistic spectrum disorders. It is a crash course in what to expect and common approaches that have benefited life with autism. The practical guide is impersonal and informal, perfect for those with hectic schedules or lives that demand efficiency.
The Gluten Syndrome: is wheat causing you harm?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,440. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
Gluten suffers now have a name for their problem: The Gluten Syndrome. “A must read book for patients and professionals. Dr. Ford explains how/why gluten can affect you; why tests for celiac disease often miss those ill due to gluten. This book goes "outside the gut" and shows how every body part can be affected. It harms brains and nerves. Sick, tired and grumpy? This book will help you.
Answer The Call: What to do when Spirit arrives to transform your life.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(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.
Pay Attention and Have Fun!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,590. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
The ultimate motivational, self-help book designed to inspire and give you the life tools to overcome the daily challenges in your life; deal with stress and anxieties real time; and, pursue your passions. Written by spy novelist, former FBI/CIA trained FBI Agent Tom Stutler who worked undercover in the area of counterintelligence, national security and counterterrorism.
A Lupus Handbook: These Are the Faces of Lupus
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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.