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Skinny on Slim
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
This custom plan fits your eating & lifestyle fingerprint, ushering you to create a new love story with food & activity. Equipped with healthy & stealthy tips to fuel ultimate success, you’ll be inspired by Francy’s animated & intimate journey from Fat City to Slim Town with testimonials of successful weight losers. At times you’ll laugh out loud while at others you’ll delve deep into your soul.
"Dear Girlfriend"-A Hand Held Walk Through Breast Cancer
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,460. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Suzan Rivers, a Breast Cancer survivor, will take you by the hand from the day you are diagnosed and explain every test, every surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. She will be your new best girlfriend as she walks you through your fears and tears with love and laughter along the way to wellness of mind, body and spirit.
Thoughtful Dementia Care: Understanding the Dementia Experience
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Series: Understanding the Dementia Experience, Book 2. Price: $4.99 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
Eat Right When Time Is Tight
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,220. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010 by NorLightsPress. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Eat Right When Time Is Tight includes the latest health and nutrition research and is packed with practical, “no time/no brainer” meals and snacks you can grab on the run. Patricia Bannan’s ten master strategies empower you to make smart choices, even when you’re tired, stressed, and overwhelmed. As a result you’ll have more energy, a happier mood, and lose weight – without suffering.
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.
TWICE: How I Became a Cancer-Slaying Super Man Before I Turned 21
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,960. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At 16, when most juniors are worried about getting a car or getting a date, Benjamin Rubenstein got Cancer. Relying on the pop culture icon Superman as his role model, Rubenstein took on a harrowing struggle in order to beat cancer, twice. Like his offbeat and irreverent blog, I've Still Got Both My Nuts, Twice combines the author's unique blend of humor, honesty, and attitude.
Defying Mental Illness: Finding Recovery with Community Resources and Family Support
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Church Basement Press. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Revised and updated for 2014. Defying Mental Illness is a plain-language guide to recovery from mental illness. Its strengths-based approach makes mental health disorders and treatment understandable. Covers schizophrenia, depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD, autism, suicide prevention, childhood mental illness and more. "Provides what's needed most" --NAMI Advocate
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.
Last Wish: Stories to Inspire a Peaceful Passing (Updated Edition with New Hospice Story)
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Transmedia Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Death & Dying
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Last Wish portrays unvarnished, real-life stories of people reaching the end of life and struggling with approaching mortality. They will inspire you through their courage, conviction and spirit, and shine a light on the world of the intensive care unit. Last Wish also contains a decision-making "Compass" to guide you through the choices in life, death and what happens in-between.
Reiki - A Powerful Catalyst for Personal Transformation and Healing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,720. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This eBook on Reiki is for novice, practitioners and Masters. In addition to introducing Reiki and all of its uses and benefits, it offers practical guidelines for its use and for the journey of the practitioner to improve his or her own state of being as well as his or her presence with clients. Simply written in a narrative style, it is easy to read and understand. A truly valuable resource.
The Weight is Over
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,060. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00 from 1 review)
Discover the beauty of creating a better you. With this outstanding lifestyle guide, you will develop a healthy philosophy of better living. Learn from life coach Dr. Stacia Pierce stylish advice to lose pounds and gain the body and life you've always wanted. If your are looking for step-by-step advice and fun, energizing ideas, you've found the right book.
The Epigenetics of Diet
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,260. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00 from 1 review)
*The* book about preventative medicine, nutrition and the dire consequences of the modern western diet. Like no other, this book teaches you how to eat foods that fuel the body to obtain and maintain optimal health, weight and body shape for life. Learn how to test all other foods to find those that *you* can eat without adverse reactions. Discover *your diet*. (epigenetics.cc)
Fear of the Abyss: Healing the Wounds of Shame & Perfectionism
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Emotional healing
(5.00 from 1 review)
Most self-help or personal growth books help people “cope” better with one specific problem that troubles them. This book offers healing for a wounded core by providing specific guidance to those with the central issues of perfectionism and shame, regardless of which issues or diagnoses are on the surface. It includes many examples and clinical vignettes drawn from the author's experience.
Be Still: Stress & Anxiety Management for Latter-day Saints
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,050. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Latter-day Saints face the daunting challenge of balancing work, home, church, and personal growth in a world that is rarely peaceful. In this book, psychologist Victoria Anderson and co-author Lois Brown give 44 physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual techniques anyone can use to manage stress and anxiety better and to enjoy life more completely. (Relaxation mp3 files included with purchase.)
The Secrets of Being Happy, The Technology of Hope, Health and Harmony
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,080. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by IM Press, Inc. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
(5.00 from 1 review)
RICHARD BANDLER, co-creator and developer of Neuro-Linguistic Programming, is arguably the world’s most influential contributor to the field of self-development and applied psychology for the first time brings these extraordinary techniques to everyday people, showing anyone how to completely change his/her life and enjoy a life of Being Happy.
The Safe Box of Health - 3 Steps to Heal Yourself
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,100. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the mind are 2 boxes, the Safe Box and the Unsafe Box. Ongoing pain and other chronic symptoms indicate a person is reacting negatively to stress, past experiences and/or poor nutrition. He is in the Unsafe Box. To heal and be well, he needs to identify those negative stresses and move them into his Safe Box. By so doing his body heals and returns to normal. Pain and illness disappear.
Shamans and Healers : The Untold Ayahuasca Story from a Shaman's Apprentice
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Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 114,450. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Amazon rainforest of Peru holds many secrets. There, magic is still alive, the impossible happens, and spirits freely interact with humans. Shamans with very real supernatural powers claim to heal incurable diseases using magical songs. Darkness battles against light in a constant war, and many souls are at stake. But the biggest secret of that mysterious world has never been told. Until now.
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.
Thought for Food - Food for Thought
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 56,680. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thought for Food - Food for Thought is meant to be thought provoking yet practical in its approach to living a healthier and more balanced life. Written with two distinct sections it is first a well researched narrative on the environmental and nutritional effects of our diet. Including 200 vegetarian recipes, just about everything one needs to know about food and eating is in this wonderful book