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90 Days That Changed My Life
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Price: Free! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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My personal journey from pain & an unhealthy lifestyle toward one of faith & health. This is about the first 90 days of working with a personal trainer/wellness coach. Ninety days that would change my health and my mobility. It is also a journey of faith in both myself and my trainer as I learned to trust in the process.
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.
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.
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.
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
A Little Book of Style
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Price: Free! Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Beauty and fashion
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Have you ever wondered how to mix a martini, how Tiffanys & Co became famous enough to inspire a movie or what the world's best selling perfume is (and why)? A little book of style is a treasure trove of information on everything from the history of design houses to what bra to wear to how to do your make-up like Marilyn Monroe.
50 Ways to Look and Feel Beautiful
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
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Are you having one of those days? You just don't feel very happy—and you're not too satisfied with the way you look either. Even people with super high self-esteem have days when they're feeling down. That's where the book 50 Ways to Look and Feel Beautiful comes in. And, best of all, it's free!
Lieut. J.P. Muller's 15-Minute Workout, A Step-By-Step Guide: First Week
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Waking Media. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
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A step-by-step guide to the First Week of JP Muller's world-famous 15-minute, full-body workout, "My System."
20 Diet Myths - Busted. A Manifesto to change how you think about dieting.
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Price: Free! Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
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Conventional Wisdom tells us that all we need to do to lose weight is to eat less and/or do more. Zoe Harcombe busts this, and other diet myths in this thought provoking article. This manifesto also includes the full introduction to Zoë Harcombe’s book The Obesity Epidemic: What caused it? How can we stop it?
A Lupus Handbook: These Are the Faces of Lupus
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Price: Free! Words: 35,770. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
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Flannery O'Connor once wrote that sickness has no company. In defiance of this stark reality, A. G. Moore wrote "These Are the Faces of Lupus". Ms. Moore has lived with lupus for almost twenty years; in those years she learned to be productive and hopeful. Her goal in releasing this well-researched book is to share her insights and to help others meet the challenge of their own illness.
My Pal Daisy
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
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Dogs are capable of such unbounded devotion and there are no strings attached. Their love is entirely unconditional!
Alzheimer's - The Long Goodbye
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Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
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The emotional aspects of caregiving for Alzheimer’s patients can cause the caregiver emotional pain and health problems. Here are a few details from an unwilling expert that may help you with your task.
Emergency Food and Water Supplies
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Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
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Safe food and water supplies are a major concern following a natural disaster such as a tornado, flood, hurricane or blizzard. Families who live in disaster-prone areas may benefit from being prepared in the event of disaster. Knowing how to safely handle food and water in the immediate few days after the disaster can reduce stress, worry and inconvenience.
What Causes Your Stress?
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You set the price! Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
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Ladies were you aware that your hormone levels at different stages of your life could be responsible for much of the stress you are going through? In this short little book you can find out the different things that can impact your stress levels including some interesting information on the different hormonal changes you will go through in your life and how this impact stress.
Expectant Father
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You set the price! Words: 4,890. Language: British English. Published: May 17, 2012 by UK Independent Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Pregnancy and Child Birth
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Presented from the man’s perspective, but friendly enough for women to read to them if necessary, it features lots of small chapters, few (if any) fancy words, and numerous sports references throughout to explain in a uncomplicated way what is going on (and often why) when it comes to becoming a father. Just think about it. It’s like a personal instruction manual for all would be dads.
The Art Of Depression...
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Price: Free! Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Depression
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This book deals with the subject of depression which can and does lead to suicide. There are millions of depressed people out there and suicide is still a daily occurrence. It's heavy subject matter but it needs to be addressed.I take you through my personal bouts and also tell you how I overcame and how to prevent it from taking over. There is hope, all storms will pass. Stick around for the sun.
Heomeopathy for Prevention of Diseases and Self Medication
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Price: Free! Words: 38,880. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Homeopathy
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Homeopathy provides a life line in emergencies and serious illnesses till we can reach medical aid. Homeopathic self medication is safe, simple, cheap and free from side effects. It provides options to ladies and others who feel shy to discuss their intimate sexual or psychological problems. All those who live or work in areas where medical aid is not easily available should buy this book.