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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.
Gluten Brains: the brain–grain connection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,970. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2012. Categories: 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.
Alternative Cancer Therapies
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 26,610. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(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!
Different Shade of Normal: A Journal of Schizophrenic Thoughts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,730. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2010 by Sandra Glahn. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
A schizophrenia sufferer describes his journey behind the “thin scrim of glittery, cotton-like fog” into the world of delusion. He includes mental, interpersonal, theological, and medical reflections for patients who suffer from schizophrenia and those who love them.
Power of Positivity
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,320. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(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.
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.
Why You Should Avoid Exercise
Series: DeliveredOnline Guides. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
(5.00 from 1 review)
Exercise oxidizes and ages the body before its time, causing a multitude of illnesses. You simply don't need to exercise to stay physically fit, healthy, and slim. Exercise shortens life expectancy, is bad for health in general, and causes a host of problems, such as osteoarthritis, osteoporosis, diabetes, heart disease, cancer, premature aging, and weaker bones to name just a few of the issues.
Efficient Nutrition to Amplify Your Health
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,100. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00 from 1 review)
This book will discuss the major opponents and proponents that affect our health and well-being. Learn what harms us most and helps us most to achieve a high quality of life. Becoming educated about the requirement our body needs to operate at an optimum level is critical. This book goes far beyond the four (4) food groups and will prioritize key attributes, which affect our health.
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.
Living from the Heart with Lessons from the Camino de Santiago
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,080. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
(5.00 from 1 review)
Brooke shares the profound lessons of the Camino de Santiago as different stories applied to real life examples. This offers readers a glimpse into the ancient Camino approach to a balanced life. Sue Kenney author of My Camino
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.
The Gluten Syndrome: is wheat causing you harm?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,450. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: 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.
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.
Hydrocephalus: Floating Faithfully
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,780. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Inspirational
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Floating Faithfully is a story, written from my own personal experiences, of the daily struggles I’ve endured and battles I’ve overcome while living with Hydrocephalus. A condition, which does not discriminate and affects millions across the world. Awareness is needed to kick-start required funding for research towards a Cure. You can help spread the Word.
Gluten: ZERO Global
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,820. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
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!
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.
Light From Behind The Clouds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,040. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first ever major traumatic event in my life, other than a close relative dying, was when I was an eighteen-year-old Police Constable in Northern Ireland. I was shot at by a terrorist sniper as I stood in front of a shop on a crowded high street watching the beginning of an organised riot. The high velocity round hit the wall behind me about twelve inches directly above my head.
Fly High A Journey With Cancer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,640. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 1 review)
This true story of a loving woman's battle with cancer will surely have you in tears. A prognosis of 3 months turns into an exhausting and emotional 2 year battle ending in the ultimate sacrifice. Hoping to inspire others to carry on their loved ones memories and to help others to push on after tragedy, a young woman tells her mother's uplifting story.