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Texans, Get Ready! Be Prepared to Survive and Recover from a Disaster by Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Use this disaster preparedness guide to protect yourself and your household during and immediately after a catastrophe by making a disaster plan and a disaster kit. Plan to take care of yourself without outside help for at least 3 days. Special considerations include keeping food safe to eat, sheltering-in-place, and discussing a disaster with children.
If I Die, Please Bring Cheesecake To My Funeral by Donloree Hoffman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,980. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In an effort to get in shape and rid herself of the insidious muffin top, Donloree Hoffman puts down the cheesecake and picks up a gym membership. Join in the crazy misadventures as she fights the battle of the bulge and barely lives to tell about it.
Living on a PEG by Jack Teeter
Price: Free! Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"I want to tell my story in a way that celebrates life." That's how this author described his latest work. Recently, residual radiation nerve damage caused all foods and liquids to aspirate directly into his lungs. “I now take all of my nourishment througha PEG tube in my stomach,” he said. But rather than give up, the author decided to write a book.
Becoming "Mom": My Fight Against Infertility by Bianca Clovis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by BZ Publishing (Lancaster, Ohio). Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This is the story of my ten year struggle with infertility due to PCOS (Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome).
Two-Minute Warning The Young Invincibles: What The 18 - 34 Age Group MUST Know By March 31, 2014 To Get, Or Keep, Health Insurance by Dennis Deruelle, MD
Price: Free! Words: 9,870. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medical insurance, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference(4.50 from 2 reviews)
With 1,000 pages, a fumbled launch and moving deadlines, Obamacare can be both confusing and intimidating. Dennis Deruelle, MD, FHM not only read the law, but breaks it down into simple football terms to help 18-34 year olds (Young Invincibles) understand how to navigate their new options under Obamacare.
Paleo Slow Cooking: Fast, Easy, and Delicious Paleo Crock Pot Recipes for Losing Weight, Feeling Great, and Satisfying Your Primal Cravings by Jamie Wright
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / General, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In Paleo Slow Cooking, you'll learn how to make delicious, healthy paleo meals the easy way with paleo slow cooker recipes like Cocoa Sweet Potato Chili, Candied Carrots, Spicy Pineapple Shredded Pork, Spiced Apple and Pear Butter, and more! All the recipes in Paleo Slow Cooking are completely free from grains, gluten, soy, legumes, and refined sugars, easy to make, and absolutely delicious!
Child Molestation Stories: Voices of Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse (Molestation, Rape, and Incest) by Lynn Daugherty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health(4.33 from 9 reviews)
Survivors of child molestation, rape, and incest share their stories to let other victims know they are not alone. Abuse . . . in the hospital . . . walking home . . . in a rest room . . . at the beach . . . in my bed . . . by our neighbor . . . a family friend . . . my mother's boyfriend . . . my brother . . . my stepmother . . . my daddy . . . (About 40 pages if it were a paperback.)
Food-Free at Last: How I Learned to Eat Air by J.M. Porup
Price: Free! Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by J.M. Porup. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Food is a drug. Break the shackles of addiction and learn to eat air! In this detailed guide, Dr. Robert Jones, MD, PhD, DDS, ODD gives you the practical, step-by-step advice you need to transition to the air-only diet. Join him on the cutting edge of human evolution. Go the Power of Air!
Fitness Tips for Desk Jockeys by Chris Maloney
Price: Free! Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Chris is a former personal trainer turned marketer from Sydney, Australia. As a personal trainer he trained elite athletes through to corporate fat cats. When he started an office job, he distributed these fitness tips to his colleagues, growing a distribution list of over 2,000. This book is a collection of the most popular tips, tackling topical fitness issues in a tongue in cheek style.
Diet 101: The Truth About Low Carb Diets by Jenny Ruhl
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Bloodsugar101.com's Jenny Ruhl explains what peer reviewed research and successful low carb dieters can teach us about how to craft a customized, healthy, low carb diet we can stick to for life.
My Dyslexic Journey by Rosemary J. Peel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A personal view of Dyslexia and associated conditions. Exploring the ups as well as the downs.
dMAC Digest - Health, Vol 4 No 1 by Duncan MacDonald
Series: dMAC Digest, Vol 4 No 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This Digest presents an easily read summary of the latest information to improve and protect your family's health. Contents include; Tennis or Golfer's Elbow; Loose Weight Naturally; Cure Anxiety Without Drugs and, An Orange a Day Keeps Cancer Away.
The Hospital Visit by Juliet Atherton
Price: Free! Words: 17,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A true story of a visit to hospital - the ups, the downs, and the absurdities. A combination of a true medical situation and all the serious and comedic aspects involved with it.
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. Categories: 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.
Dangerous Journey by Marie Harlech-Jones
Price: Free! Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2010 by Aichje Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer(4.00 from 1 review)
Do you have breast cancer, do you know someone who does, or do you wonder how you might deal with it? The author reflects on how it affected her at various stages of diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. She also reflects on the reactions of friends and family members, including the effects on her marriage. 'Dangerous Journey' is intended to offer insights, support, courage and inspiration.
Magick, Mystery & Medicine: Advanced Shamanic Healing by Kristin Madden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010 by WillowTree Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine(4.00 from 1 review)
Through humor, warmth, and honesty, Kristin Madden shares first-hand experience and specific details of shamanic healing practices. Drawing on a wide variety of shamanic cultures and modern practitioners, as well as the author's personal experience of over 30 years of healing, Magick, Mystery, and Medicine provides a unique manual for empowering both healer and patient.
10 Most Annoying Things People Say to NICU Parents by Carma Chan
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health(4.00 from 1 review)
On May 4th, 1992, Carma finally got to take her baby home after 73 days on an emotional roller coaster in a place that felt like science fiction. Surrounded by a sea of babies, most of them weighing under 2 pounds (1 kilogram), kept alive through surgeries, daily being needled, tubed, taped and treated in ways no parent wants their baby to experience.
Life On The Perpetual Diet by Tonya Thomas
Series: The Women of Strength Diaries, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting(4.00 from 1 review)
Emily had always been a yo-yo dieter. But when an opportunity arrives to expand her horizons, she leaps at the chance. That brings her a new income source and a chance at love. But when her husband plots to keep her fat--and unattractive to other men--she objects. Then she meets someone new. Will she give up everything she thought she wanted or cling to the vows she made when she said "I do"?
Confident Relaxation Massage: Advice for the Budding Massage Therapist by Andrea Lipomi, LMT
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,840. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Massage, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Personal Care and Service(4.00 from 1 review)
In this conversational text-only guide, a Las Vegas-based licensed massage therapist and esthetician humorously exposes secrets and shares priceless advice on performing five-star relaxation massage treatments for discriminating clients in a manner accessible to both the hobbyist and the professional. Learn how to deal with difficult situations, land a dream spa job, and massage with confidence!