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Private Practice Preparedness - The Health Care Professional's Guide to Closing a Practice Due to Retirement, Death, or Disability
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Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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Private Practice Preparedness provides the tools for healthcare professionals to fulfill their ethical obligations regarding continuance of care in the case of emergency or retirement. Its unique Step-By-Step Guide to closing a practice allows appointed representatives to efficiently take over a practice in an emergency. Registration of your purchase allows you to download all included templates.
PTSD/Bipolar Misdiagnosed
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Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
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Soon after my military service I was diagnosed with Bipolar Disorder. I lived with this disorder for almost 18 years. I found the cause of my disorder. I'll explain what the military does NOT routinely test for anymore, but should. The chemical imbalance is caused by something physical, that can be tested for. This is a must read for anyone diagnosed with Chronic PTSD or Bipolar.
The Weatherboard Shed- My Battle of Surviving Child Sexual Assault
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You set the price! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
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I am an Adult Survivor of Child Sexual Assault. Eighteen months ago I recovered memories of being sexually assaulted for two years between the ages of 4 & 6. My book, The Weatherboard shed, is a short story of my experiences, as well as providing helpful information and support for other survivors and their families.
Living with AIDS - Dying of AIDS - Being Remembered
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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Poems on a parent’s reflections of a son’s life with AIDS through the stages of progressing deterioration, death, and remembering him long after. Shows alternating despair, hope, disappointment, elation, resignation, denial, eventual submission to the unavoidable and gradual acceptance.
Cancer Freedom
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,660. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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"I just read the book today. (I was too scared before.) It was perfect timing and a WONDERFUL book. Everyone who knows someone with cancer should read it!" This is just one reader's endorsement of Beatrice Hoek's journey from cancer to freedom, a journey that ends in strengthened faith and renewed hope. Taken from Bea's own journal entries, Cancer Freedom is honest, gritty, and inspiring.
Pandemic Influenza: Mental Health Response
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Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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A primer on pandemic influenza, for anyone who needs materials quickly. Chapters cover mental health principles, basic information on viruses, responses to public health information, risk management, quarantine, isolation, and other mental health considerations. This book is written primarily for health professionals, but anyone may benefit from reading it.
Doc's First Aid Guide
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
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Doc’s First Aid Guide is an illustrated, first-aid eHandbook designed to be used as a quick reference and includes latest CPR guidelines. Kathleen A. Handal, M.D. is a nationally and internationally known emergency medicine ‘Doc’. Author of “The American Red Cross First Aid and Safety Handbook” she believes physicians have a responsibility to teach and share medical common sense.
Healthcare Providers: How to Promote Your Practice to a Well-Pay, Self-Pay Clientele
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 32,810. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing
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New, updated edition 2014! Lyn Kelley, Ph.D. is a licensed therapist and certified coach who has been providing seminars, CE courses and marketing consulting for thousands of healthcare providers for over 16 years. She gives you the tried-true-tested PROVEN methods to promote your practice to a well-pay clientele, in the most cost-effective ways. For all medical and healthcare providers.
Why They Do It: Beliefs & Emotional Gratification Lead to Violence
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Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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Beliefs and emotional gratification are core issues in violent acts. Other explanations such as mental illness and being victims themselves take second place to belief systems. Through case studies, the author shows how beliefs and gratification are central to understanding and preventing violence
Travelin' Trots: Diary of an Accidental Medical Tourist
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Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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35,000 feet over the Amazon jungle Mary Anne gets slammed with a debilitating gastrointestinal bug . Seven hours later she lands in a foreign country where she doesn't speak the language. Now she has to quickly find medical help. A travel writer and nurse, she documents the process and what it really feels like to be sick on the road.
Fat Boy Thin Man
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,430. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
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From early childhood, the author was fat until he was obese, and stayed that way into his 30s. Then, haltingly and churlishly, he undertook the practices and treatments designed for alcoholics, until his life got better and stayed that way. He now has been in a normal-size body for 20 years, and shares the methods he believes will work for many others who give them a try.
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
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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
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*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)
Too Fat Too Thin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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“What size are you supposed to be? Too fat too thin too scared all three The pounds and ounces hierarchy, Of processed people in 3D. Don’t lose weight you need so survive Just to live up to their lives. All those smiles and patron-Eyes are how your looks get stigmatized.” My short Story about my Gastric Bypass.
Food & Fitness Journal
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010 by Health Colonel Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
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The Food & Fitness Journal includes: - Daily inspirational health and fitness quote - 1,200 Calorie Meal Plan - Workout Guide - Free Resources on Exercising and Eating - Three-step Goal-setting Action Plan - Fitness Test, military-style - Lifestyle Change Contract - Portion Size Guide - Calorie Burn Charts Benefits of the Journal: - Feel better and look better. - Break bad eating habits.
Exercise for Osteoporosis and Falls prevention
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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Osteoporosis is a public health issue all around the world. Beyond nutrition and drugs, intervention with exercise is very important to prevent bone, reduce bone loss but especially to prevent falls and fractures with increasing age.This book brings exercise into the everyday life of the people who suffer from Osteoporosis.
Breathe Smart: The Secret to Happiness, Health and Long Life
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
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Learn the secret Yoga and Tai Chi masters have known for centuries and discover one of the most fundamental dimensions of good health: proper breathing. Breathe Smart shows us how, through deep, conscious breathing we can raise the level of oxygen in the body and reap the benefits of increased energy, better health, and a stronger sense of well-being.
The Book About Life
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
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The book about life gives advice and tips on how to have a better,happier,richer and more successful life. Part motivational and part learning. A mixture of stories of the author’s 20 yrs experiences in life and work as a Chiropractor, Naturopath,Investment Adviser and Property Developer.The chapters on Health and Investments are a must read. Ideal for young people to gain knowledge about life
Second Wind: the running coach you never had but always needed
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
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In beginning, to run efficiently there are a few basic but important things to remember. Bear in mind that running in certain shoes has taught (or in many cases forced) us to run incorrectly; in a manner that wouldn’t even be possible if we were running without shoes (i.e. the dreaded heel strike). Buckle up, throw out all your preconceived notions, and get ready to find your second wind
Attachment & Child Development
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
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Attachment is fundamental to child development. The article covers attachment in infancy and childhood, adult attachment, issues related to attunement, inner working models, mutual regulation, and repair. This information is for parents, professionals, and other people who work with children.