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Letters to Doctors: Patients Educating Medical Professionals through Practical True Life Experiences. The BRCA Mutation and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome Edition
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This original book combines the experienced perspective of a practicing Ob/Gyn and a BRCA1 positive patient. Through their mutual desire to help those who live with the threat or actuality of BRCA mutations and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (HBOC), Letters To Doctors is a unique educational guide not only for healthcare providers but for everyone who picks it up.
Hope Beyond Lyme: The First Year
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Discover from a fellow sojourner, her most meaningful and encouraging moments to encourage you or your loved one battling a serious illness.
Cathy's Weightloss Diary Volume 1 2001-2003
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,930. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by C&N Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Cathysweightlossdiary.co.uk was a popular website running from 2001 through to 2012 following the ups and downs (literally) of one woman's battle with weight, husband, children and life in general. Written with candour and humour it had people connecting in each week to see not only how the weightloss was going, but how Cathy's life in general was going.
Fired Up: A shrink's musings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
The shrink is always in and outspoken. Dr. Farrell has used her experience, as well as her time in book publishing, to create a book of articles and essays including interviews with John Lennon and Yoko, Isaac Asimov, Alison Steele, comments on the current state of medicine and psychology-related topics for the interested reader. Nothing is sacred.
Gaia's Table
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
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The dishes in Gaia's Table are so scrumptious, nobody has to know that they’re super-duper good for you too!
I'm still Blogging
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Price: Free! Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Written with a sense of humour, a daily blog aimed at offering support and comfort to fellow Gaucher and Parkinson's sufferers and caregivers. Followed in over 70 countries around the world, to mark writing for a second year, the entire entries have been made into a book; the aim to raise public awareness about chronic disease. Good health is a precious gift that is often taken for granted
Recovering Life
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You set the price! Words: 66,420. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Whether born damaged or damaged by life, too many of us choose to numb the pain with alcohol or drugs. "Recovering Life" is an intimate look inside the author's rehabilitation and twelve-step recovery process. Living in recovery is a fragile and beautiful state, requiring constant commitment, because getting sober is the easy part. Every day presents new challenges which one must face head on.
Taking Control of Your Life: How to Dramatically Increase your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
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You set the price! Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions
If you don't know, understand, accept and learn from your feelings & emotions, you don't really have control over your own life! Emotional Intelligence is the study of YOU -- how you work, how to motivate, love and enjoy yourself, and how to use that knowledge to live the happiest, most successful life you can. Here's how EQ works, in simple, easy-to-understand, terms that can change your life!
Losing the Girls - My Journey Through Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Beyond
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Series: Breast Cancer, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Delve into the breast cancer journey and beyond in Losing the Girls, a unique memoir differentiated by the author’s cutting-edge nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM)―a little-known breast cancer surgery technique that leaves the breast completely whole. Shirley Alarie shares her story to boost awareness of this specialized procedure so women facing mastectomies will know all of their options.
It's OK to Have Lead in Your Lipstick
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cosmetics
Are you sick of outrageous beauty claims and over-priced products that don’t deliver? Tired of not knowing what to believe about products? Confused about who to trust for beauty tips and tricks? Well, worry no more. The popular science bloggers, The Beauty Brains, are back with another book full of informative and fun beauty advice.
My Nights with Leukemia: Caring for Children with Cancer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
This is a moving and realistic look at what it was like to care for children with cancer, particularly leukemia, on night shift in the Hematology-Oncology unit at one of the nation’s top children’s hospitals.
Living Daily With Adult ADD or ADHD: 365 Tips o the Day
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,250. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Doug Puryear is a psychiatrist who discovered at age sixty-four that he has ADD. Then he finally understood a lot of the problems he'd had and the strategies he'd developed to cope with them. This is what he shares in this book.
Wellness Piece by Piece
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In Wellness Piece by Piece, Pat Sullivan openly discusses his own 30-year struggle with chronic conditions. Though he is not a doctor, Sullivan has become an expert on many chronic conditions in his search for answers. Writing from the layman's perspective, Sullivan skillfully blends science, research, and personal experience.
Without Tim: A Son's Fall to Suicide, A Mother's Rise from Grief
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
After Lisa Schenke lost her eighteen-year-old son, Tim, to suicide, the tragedies in her community continued. Without Tim was written with the mission to help other families, to provide encouragement and inspiration to parents and all individuals who are grieving as a result of suicide, as well as to support teens and young adults who are struggling with their own sense of self-worth.
Kama Sutra
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,270. Language: French. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
L'édition complète du légendaire Kama Sutra au format eBook, sommaire totalement interactif (chapitres, sous-chapitres) accompagné de 40 visuels de statues érotiques des temples Khajuraho. Pénétrez le monde fascinant et envoûtant du Kama Sutra et découvrez dans quelques instants : - Des recettes aphrodisiaques - Les points du corps faisant jouir une femme et jouir un homme
Motives, emotion and memory - exploring how doctors think
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
A compilation of posts from the popular 'Illusions of Autonomy' blog on medical ethics PART 1: THE PSYCHOLOGY OF DOCTORS PART 2: COMPASSIONATE CARE PART 3: AT THE COALFACE PART 4: ASSISTED DYING PART 5: MEDICAL ERROR PART 6: CARE TOWARDS THE END OF LIFE AND RESUSCITATION PART 7: QUICK, TOPICAL MEDICAL ETHICS OVERVIEWS PART 8: THE LIVERPOOL CARE PATHWAY CONTROVERSY
Mind Mechanics - The Mindfulness Compendium
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Price: Free! Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
A British counsellor and former paramedic shares the most popular of his blog series 'mind mechanics'. The cornerstone of Bob Brotchie's work in his private practice revolves around mindfulness observations and teaching, and how this more peaceful and clear way of living benefits those in therapy, whilst helping others navigate around such interventions.
Fear Of Living
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
Why would a man with numerous serious illnesses tell his counselor that he's not afraid to die--he's more afraid he's going to live?
The Evolution of Aging: How New Theories Will Change Medicine
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Price: Free! Words: 84,070. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Azinet Press. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Biology
Why do we age? This book describes the exciting development of theories that say that we age because we are purposely designed to have a limited lifespan; we are programmed to age and die. This theory strongly suggests that we can find pharmaceutical agents that generally delay aging and age-related diseases like cancer and heart disease. Print length 255 pages, 28 illustrations.
LA CURA DEL ALCOHOLISMO: El Método Sinclair Una Cura del Alcoholismo Médicamente Probada: Selincro, Nalmefene, Naltrexona
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You set the price! Words: 103,510. Language: Spanish. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Por fin, hay una cura del alcoholismo. Este es el primer paso.