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Like Swallowing Rocks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,170. Language: Australian English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
Eating Disorders, anorexia, bulimia, whatever name you call it, it is synonymous with suffering and heartache . . . but what happens when boys find themselves trapped within a disease that society identifies predominantly with girls? How do they find their identity? Who can they turn to? James Brave's insights into the minds of teens with ED, will help both those affected and those around them.
The Sisterhood of Widows
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
This book is a collection of true stories from widows of all walks of life who reflect and comment about life after the death of their husbands. Emotionally every widow handles it differently and yet there is a common bond they share that makes them part of a sisterhood. Each chapter is a widow’s story that provides perseverance, guidance, and insight into human nature.
Paleo for Beginners: A Practical Guide to Getting Started with Paleo
Price: Free! Words: 61,260. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
(4.00 from 1 review)
People try the paleo diet for many different reasons: losing weight, improving their energy, living longer, or just feeling great every day. But whatever your reasons for picking up this book, our goal is to help you use the paleo diet to achieve all those goals (and more!) in a way that is simple, practical, and easy to incorporate into your life. So let's get started with paleo!
Ending the Waiting Game: Increasing Kidney Transplants in Canada
Price: Free! Words: 67,090. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Ending the Waiting Game provides a well-documented portrayal of kidney transplantation in Canada from the perspective of an experienced kidney transplant patient highly active in organ donation initiatives. Kidney patients will be encouraged by the possibilities they can consider to reduce lengthy transplant wait times, as well as discovering many positive ideas to advocate for change in Canada.
Swimming in Cyber: Learning to Live Healthily in the Intersections of the Virtual and Real Worlds
Price: Free! Words: 51,580. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Learn how to develop a healthy relationship with the cyberspaces we interact with. The cyber seas of wireless communications, interactive platforms, tsunamis of information, fictional simulated worlds and other virtual realities co-exist with the physical world we live in. Discover through various actions how to deal effectively with this expanding issue to manage swimming through the cyber!
Sănătate, frumuseţe, metode de slăbire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: Romanian. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
O introducere în teoria şi practica conceptelor de sănătate, medicină, boli, droguri, nutriţie, detoxifiere, apă, frumuseţe, diete, pierderea în greutate şi exerciţii fizice.
Improve Your Memory for a Healthy Brain. Memory Is the Canary in Your Brain's Coal Mine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Authoritative, well researched and documented, this book provides in-depth explanations on topics such as brain aging, relationships of memory with other brain functions, how to reduce absent-mindedness, the diseases of aging, and diet and supplements. The author, a neuroscientist and teacher for over 50 years,explains practical application of research-based ideas for improving memory.
The Complete Guide To Clinical Aromatherapy and the Essential Oils of The Physical Body
Price: Free! Words: 51,010. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aromatherapy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
Essentially aromatherapy and essential oils for beginners, written by an aromatherapist with 21 years professional experience, this is every aromatherapists go-to-guide. Packed with over 100 essential oil profiles, recommendations for over 60 conditions, recipe blends, a free relaxation hypnotherapy download and discount vouchers too.
Look After The Ounces And The Pounds Will Take Care Of Themselves
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 75,790. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Look After The Ounces (LATO) And The Pounds Will Take Care Of Themselves" is a simple but effective system of permanently resolving weight issues. LATO aims to motivate readers to regain control over habits and attitudes, so that followers learn to live the lifestyle they want to live, thereby becoming the person they want to be. The focus is on health improvement, rather than on dieting.
Become Smarter
Price: Free! Words: 78,850. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
This book describes techniques for improving mental abilities. The proposed methods are brief cooling or heating of the body (water therapy) and three "smart diets," each suitable for a different type of task. Previously published scientific studies directly support about a half of the claims.
Searching For Prometheus--Discovering the Soul of American Medicine in the Philosophies of Traditional China
Price: Free! Words: 189,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
The U.S. has the most advanced healthcare system in the world, yet Americans seem to be less healthy than ever before. We need new tools to enhance our diagnostic and treatment capabilities and promote better health. Integrating aspects of alternative medical therapies like Traditional Chinese Medicine with our own could be the answer, and it can be done without compromising our science.
The Cholesterol Myths: Exposing the Fallacy that Saturated Fat and Cholesterol Cause Heart Disease
Price: Free! Words: 84,860. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Pragmatic Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Cholesterol and saturated fat are not the cause of heart disease. This book provides the evidence to support this idea.
Gluten-Related Disorder: Sick? Tired? Grumpy?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,240. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
(5.00 from 1 review)
We are all at risk from eating gluten: any person, any symptom, any time! Dr Ford presents stories of 50 families severely affected by gluten. He asks: “Is eating gluten really worth the risk?
Healing for Life - An Exploration of the Successes and Failures of Spiritual Healing
Price: Free! Words: 57,660. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
'Healing for Life' asks not only, 'Does God really heal?' but also, 'Does God fail?' Writing from personal experience, the author of 'Healing for Life' explores a range of failed as well as successful healings, and debates whether in the long-term some of those failures reveal more than the successes. Reading 'Healing for Life' may change your view of healing - or may change your life.
A New Therapy for Health and Energy
Price: Free! Words: 62,970. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Updated April 2017. A simple, easy to use therapy for self use at home. Nothing is taken. It's effective and safe having been developed over 25 years and it works on many conditions. The materials used are inexpensive, household items easily obtained. This book contains a free step-by-step guide showing how to use The Therapy. Many have tried it over the years and it's hoped you will as well.
This Force of Memory: a Surgeon's Story of Addiction and PTSD
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,470. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This Force of Memory chronicles the spiral of a surgeon into PTSD and eventual addiction. It is a memoir of a physician who becomes an addict after experiencing the horrors of medical error first hand. It is the memoir of a surgeon who discovers a healing mechanism quite removed from the operating room.
Balance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,750. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book explores what lies behind our behavior, so that we can adjust and balance our lives. It gives insight into psychological ailments, such as depression and addictions . We naturally adapt to circumstances, which can cause bad habits to form. Make the right moves and cut out circuitous loops of behavior that have negative consequences. Cut out hassles - learn to surf life!
Alcohol: Confesiones
You set the price! Words: 57,450. Language: Spanish. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He escrito este tratado de salud y cuidado contra las traumáticas consecuencias del abuso y adicción al alcohol que se anticipa nos caerá en tromba en pocos años tras el largo período de "la Marcha" y el ahora vigente Botellón y Macrobotellón, amén de las diversas mezclas de estupefacientes (cocaína y éxtasis) mezclados con la bebida ingerida en discotecas y bares atiborrados de jóvenes hoy día.
Living Bipolar
Price: Free! Words: 70,410. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Living Bipolar is a collection of stories of bipolar people, and uses their experience, strength, and hope as a guide to recovery for managing the highs and lows in order to live healthy and fulfilling lives. Living Bipolar also shares stories of families and friends to help everyone better understand how to live healthy and fulfilling lives with their loved ones who are bipolar.
Hold That Thought Reappraising The Work of Dr Caroline Leaf
Price: Free! Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Neuroscience
Does negative thinking make us sick? Does positive thinking improve our health and well-being? The popular Christian author, Dr Caroline Leaf, thinks so. Modern science disagrees. With 20 years experience in clinical medicine, & backed up by 300 current scientific references, Dr Pitt highlights the current science on thought & stress, & provides a new perspective on Dr Leafs writing and teaching.