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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.
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.
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
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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
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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.)
Nuclear shaman talks classified health discoveries
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Price: Free! Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
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In this interview nuclear shaman Pickering reveals classified health discoveries. Do you want to loose weight and can't make it? Do you want to hear why we fall sick and can't truly recover? Are you stressed out and have no clue why? Read this breath-taking interview with nuclear shaman Pickering. He shares his discoveries about hidden influences on our health, that some don't want You to know
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
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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.
Doc's ER Survival Guide
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
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How To Survive the ER? I hope you never have to set foot in an ER. As an ER Doc for decades, I want to share insider’s tips to make you aware and empower you to get the best possible care. Any type of illness or injury is stressful, whether or not you’re the patient. Hopefully, your knowledge of what goes on behind the scenes will help make the time you spend in the ER less stressful. (2013 Ed.)
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
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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.
How to Identify and Release Your Horse's Pain Points: An Owner's Guide
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
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Following the easy step-by-step instructions, you can identify which pain points are bothering your horse, and release them yourself. You can learn and apply these techniques at your own pace, in any order and see the results. Watch your horse transform before your very eyes!