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A Pre-diabetic's Guide to Stopping the Progression of Diabetes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 289,050. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
A book written especially for those that have been diagnosed as pre-diabetic,or have a family history of diabetes. Everything you need to know about preventing becoming diabetic. A complete detailed step-by-step program that will stop diabetes from manifesting. Learn the causes of diabetes, how to reverse some of the damage that has already been done, and stop diabetes damage in its tracks.
Heart Attack, Yak, Yak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,880. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Life, Laughter and My Cardiac Arrest, by Jef R Huntsman, Memoir Of A Survivor. The humorous and touching ups and downs of my life, involving hospitalization, doctors, recuperation, love, laughter and family. Aimed at sharing the knowledge, tears, and chuckles I found along the way. Paperback available at Amazon books.
'Good health at low cost' 25 years on. What makes a successful health system?
Price: Free! Words: 112,920. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by London School Of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
In an extension to the original, this book filled with recent research explores five new countries asking why some low and middle income countries are able to achieve better health outcomes. With chapters focusing on Bangladesh, Ethiopia, Kyrgyzstan, Tamil Nadu (India) and Thailand, 'Good health at low cost' has identified a series of inter-linking factors necessary for a health system to succeed.
Girls Living Healthy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,240. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
A new book by Gabrielle Hewson, designed as a resource for girls and women of all ages, in which she shares her personal research on how to live a more nutritious and fulfilling life, in a humorous and down-to-earth way. It offers information to help girls make the best decisions about where and how they can eliminate the toxins in their lives and create a healthier lifestyle for themselves.
Looking Younger -- Living Longer
You set the price! Words: 102,100. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013 by Total Health Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
We want to look better while we live longer. As medical science advances, our chances of living longer increase annually-- if we will only understand what the research says and follow it effectively. Living longer requires both a physical fitness program and a knowledgeable and comprehensive view of eating well, while keeping our weight controlled. And plastic surgery may be another option!
Materia Medica: Vis Medicatrix Naturae
Series: Accelerated Self Healing, I. Price: Free! Words: 181,880. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
By Glen Swartwout Materia Medica is a compendium of natural medicines, both physical and energetic. Even more than that, it is a map of the terrains and methods of what he calls accelerated self healing. This book covers an extensive range of information, and sets it in a unified field paradigm that incorporates the consciousness and the spirit vessel within the scope of its ken.
Patanjali Yoga Sutras: Translation and Commentary in the Light of Vedanta Scripture
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 133,200. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Yoga, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Yoga
This Patanjali Yoga Sutras includes the text of each sutra with English word-for-word, translation, and detailed commentary that connects them to over two hundred mantras and verses from Veda, Vedanta, and Bhagavad Gita. A must read for every student and teacher of yoga who yearns for rekindling the spiritual brilliance lying within the ethical and meditative practices of yoga.
When Cancer is God's Call
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 188,650. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
The book is about a charming mother and an affectionate spouse who battled and fought Breast Cancer for almost seven years. In the end her struggles came to nothing as the demon of the disease overpowered her. Read about her passion to live at the best of times and the pain that gripped her at the worst of times. The book has everything for the ardent reader.
"How America Can Bike and Grow Rich, the National Bicycle Greenway in Action"
Price: Free! Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
As Martin Krieg works to actualize the Greenway envisioned in 1994 in “Awake Again”, this book is set against the national Mayor's Rides we have run since his true comeback story became a book. In this sequel, from the Eagle HiWheel, he shows the fun work we have been doing to make the NBG real, the actual Route and what it’s like to ride on it as we celebrate the 17 major cities it passes through
Matters of the Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Matters of the Heart is a 24 lesson teaching series designed to guide believers through the basic understandings necessary for releasing emotional damage from the past and gaining a grace-based restoration to wholeness. Each chapter is filled with “tools” for practical application so that the truths of the lessons can be shifted from the head to the heart—transforming the inner life.
Wikibook Yoga with Yoga Oracle
Price: Free! Words: 123,330. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Yoga
Learn Yoga with videos on the computer. Yoga is a path of health, beauty and relaxation. 1.What is Yoga 2.The Ten Principles of Yoga 3.The Five Principles of Health 4.How to practice Yoga? 5.Dynamic Exercises 6.Basic Yoga Series 7.Meditation 8.Yoga Tales 9.Yoga Masters10.Yoga and Christianity 11.Laughter Yoga 12.Yoga oracle
The Complete Herbal Guide: A Natural Approach to Healing the Body Naturally
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 192,440. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications
The Complete Herbal Guide: A Natural Approach to Healing the Body is essential reference book for anyone interested in maintaining optimal health and overcoming disease. The book contains concise and comprehensive listings of over 175 herbs and conditions. The book has quick and easy references to all the information you need to maintain excellent health the natural way.
Frank's Last Call
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,400. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
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Spence Kennedy starts work at a busy seaside ambulance station, and under the guidance of Frank, a paramedic coming up to retirement, works his way through a succession of incidents, comic and tragic. Based on the real-life blog ‘Siren Voices’, 'Frank’s Last Call' puts the reader in the driving seat of an ambulance, and offers an uncompromising tour of duty around a contemporary UK town.
Call-Red-Major
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,670. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
a biography of a emergency trained ambulance man. explaining the reasons for joining the services, the training, and the stress incurred and their lasting effects. not a diary or a copy of a blog, but the real thoughts and feelings experienced when dealing with various scenarios within the national health service, private and voluntary sectors.
Love in the Midst of Grief
Price: $4.85 USD. Words: 112,950. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Love in the midst of grief is the story of a devastating double tragedy; the deaths of two much-loved young men within a short time of one another, one from a terrible virus, the other from unknown causes. Their loss devastated their family.
52 Simple Steps to a Better Life
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 117,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Mel O'Keefe led a fit and healthy life until his mid thirties when 'life' got in the way and he lived as if every day was his birthday! This book details the simple steps he took to regain his health and how they are transferable to anyone who wants to live on the field of play of life, not the sidelines.
Mission Possible: A Missionary Doctor's Journey of Healing
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,200. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Drama, humor, tears and the joy of traveling around the world to help others -- whether in the devastation of a tsunami, the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, or in the jungles of South America, the very people Dr. Obrecht helps teach her, in turn, much about life, living and the value of relationships. Through DocDawn's experiences, you may discover more about yourself and your purpose in life.
A Tale of Toxicity
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,470. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Our bodies are exposed to toxins every day. As time passes, toxins build up in our bodies eventually causing serious disease. Michael Simms learned the hard way that very few doctors know about this. By telling his story, Mike explains how toxins, stress and diet affect our health. He then provides an organised down-to-earth health plan explaining how you can remove toxins and restore your health.
Don’t Make Me Set Myself on Fire: A Breast Cancer Surgeon Talks Revolution - A Collection of My Hottest Blogs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 200,770. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Dr. Kathleen T. Ruddy, a breast cancer surgeon and Founder and President of the Breast Health and Healing Foundation, believes that the only way to fight breast cancer is to prevent this disease. In her words, "We must find the causes of breast cancer, and we must use this knowledge to prevent the disease." Breast Health and Healing is trying to fund the first preventitive breast cancer vaccine.
The Healing Nature
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,790. Language: Russian. Published: July 24, 2011 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
This book tells of the resort areas of Russia, it contains practical advice as well as descriptions. Книга рассказывает о курортных местах России. Она содержит как практические рекомендации, так и описания заповедных мест.