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Cẩm nang Y khoa Thực hành
Price: $2.85 USD. Words: 120,440. Language: Vietnamese. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Quyển sách này rất tiện dụng cho những ai muốn tìm hiểu nhiều hơn về các vấn đề sức khỏe, ngoài những kiến thức chỉ mang tính phổ thông. Ngoài ra, sách cũng sẽ giúp ích cho những người làm công việc khám và trị bệnh nhưng không may mắn có được môi trường làm việc đầy đủ, chẳng hạn như ở các vùng sâu, vùng núi, hải đảo... hoặc tại các trạm y tế xã, phường...
Sedentary Nation—The Answers Aren’t Found in the New Millennium, They’re in 1910.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,530. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
A wellness guide for the busy, modern era and humorous memoir of a life spent living the wellness walk. The book shows how almost anyone can easily benefit from a program that has a payoff of improved health, youthful look and energy, better sleep, and clearer thinking without the physical toll and battle fatigue that often accompany other approaches to wellbeing and fitness.
The.Most.Important.Knowledge.You.would.Ever.Read.Implement.and.Live.up.to.Forever
Price: Free! Words: 159,660. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
The most important knowledge.
Letters to Doctors: Patients Educating Medical Professionals through Practical True Life Experiences. The BRCA Mutation and Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Syndrome Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,880. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,930. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by C&N Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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.
Lose Weight, Stay in Shape, Lead a Healthy Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,410. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Eating Disorders
This book helps you remain slim, healthy, and vigorous throughout life. Here you find the truth about all related illnesses and disorders, and how to avoid them. You will understand how medicine and additives affect you in life positively and negatively, and how they switch your body from one mode of life to another.
Fired Up: A shrink's musings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Essay » Sociology
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.
I'm still Blogging
Price: Free! Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
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
Taking Control of Your Life: How to Dramatically Increase your Emotional Intelligence (EQ)
You set the price! Words: 68,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Emotions, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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!
No Gym Go Slim
Price: Free! Words: 59,030. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
A science based book on being healthy. Fads not allowed. This is not a diet book, it is a lifestyle. Written by a doctor in an easy to read format, this book explains on how food affects our health. People are spending hours at the gym with limited results. Why? Their nutrition is wrong. Abs are made in the kitchen not the gym. Be healthy for today and tomorrow! www.NOGYMGOSLIM.com
Losing the Girls - My Journey Through Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Beyond
Series: Breast Cancer, Book 1 · Lemons to Lemonade. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: 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
Series: Hospital Gowns and Other Embarrassments: A Teen Girl's Guide to Hospitals. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,250. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Attention deficit disorder (ADD-ADHD)
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
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
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.
Motives, emotion and memory - exploring how doctors think
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 54,400. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Fiction » Inspirational
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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
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?