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This Is the Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,060. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
In this extraordinary chronicle, Terry Pringle, telling of his four-year-old son's battle with leukemia, so fully captures this "ordinary" child's achievement of amazing courage and grace that his book transcends its burden of pain to fill us with wonder and pride at the gallantry of which the human spirit is capable. -- From Alfred A. Knopf, the original publisher...
Dall’Aceto Al Miele
Price: Free! Words: 50,370. Language: Italian. Published: April 2, 2014 by OISM. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
«Dall’Aceto Al Miele: 7 passi per comprendere e trasformare la rabbia, l’aggressività e la violenza» è un manuale di auto-aiuto basato su un approccio psicanalitico-buddista che rifiuta il modello medico della malattia mentale e l’utilizzo di psicofarmaci. L'autore, Ron Leifer, è uno psichiatra statunitense dissidente convertito al buddismo.
Common Sense in Uncommon Times
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Homeopathy
Easy-to-use reference says what to do when societal disruptions occur, whether natural or manmade. Preparation can be the difference between feeling empowered or feeling vulnerable.
Monkey On My Shoulder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,200. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
A self-help guidebook for people trying to work the AA 12 Step program
Sách hướng dẫn sử dụng cơ thể người
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: Vietnamese. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Trong Sổ tay sử dụng cơ thể người, tác giả Ngô Thanh Trung đã trình bày luận điểm quan trọng của mình: Tìm ra sự tương quan giữa bộ máy cơ thể người với chiếc máy tính, từ đó nhận định rằng, cũng giống như sử dụng máy tính, con người chỉ cần biết cách sử dụng cơ thể thì sẽ có sức khỏe dồi dào, có khả năng đẩy lùi bệnh tật. Ngoài ra tác giả cũng giới thiệu những quan niệm, khái niệm cơ bản trong Tr
Price: Free! Words: 73,070. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This handbook is designed to provide concise information regarding management of patients in austere environments. It is a ‘quick reference’ and is not meant to provide detailed discussions of physiological events. PART 2
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.
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 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
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!
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.