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Heart Attack, Yak, Yak
By Jef Huntsman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,880. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
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?
By Dina Balabanova
Price: Free! Words: 112,920. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013 by London School Of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine. Category: 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
By Gabrielle Hewson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 165,240. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
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
By Christine Wells
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 103,600. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013 by Total Health Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
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!
21st Century Wegener’s Granulomatosis Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Diagnosis, Testing, Treatment, Drugs, Vasculitis and Related Autoimmune Diseases
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 133,720. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Wegener’s Granulomatosis.
Materia Medica: Vis Medicatrix Naturae
By Dr. Glen Swartwout
Series: Accelerated Self Healing, I. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,880. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
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
By A.K. Aruna
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 133,200. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » 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.
21st Century Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Steele-Richardson-Olszewski Syndrome, Symptoms, Supportive Therapies, Parkinson's
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 222,360. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), also known as Steele-Richardson-Olszewski syndrome.
21st Century Parkinson's Disease (PD) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Symptoms, Staging, Drug Treatments, Deep Brain Stimulation, Caregiving, Supportive Therapies
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 410,230. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Parkinson's Disease (PD).
Elsie at Ebb Tide: Emerging from the Undertow of Alzheimer's
By Barbara Erakko
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 126,850. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
elsie nurmi begins school in minnesota speaking no english yet becomes a u.s. protocol officer escorting dignitaries such as astronaut borman abroad on air force two. when diagnosed with alzheimer's, she begins a dreaded-yet transcendent-journey. as she becomes increasingly nonverbal, her daughter explores psychic communication proving soul-to-soul communication and love are never lost.
When Cancer is God's Call
By Nathan V. Logan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 188,650. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
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.
Death by Modern Medicine: Seeking Safe Solutions
By Carolyn Dean
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
“Death by Modern Medicine” goes far beyond the statistics of deaths due to drugs. It shows how the allopathic medical monopoly has created a Health Care system that fails to encourage good health, especially by prevention. In this Kindle Edition of “Death by Modern Medicine”, Dr. Dean points to the future of natural health care and how we can take responsibility for our health.
On Dreams and Dream Symbols
By TA Sullivan
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,630. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Dreams
Find out what your dreams have been trying to tell you. This book is one of the most comprehensive dream dictionaries yet. Also learn the best ways to remember your dreams, as well as why we dream and the different levels and types of dreams that we have.
"How America Can Bike and Grow Rich, the National Bicycle Greenway in Action"
By Martin Krieg
Price: Free! Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling
As I work to actualize the Greenway I envisioned in 1994 in “Awake Again”, this book is set against the national Mayor's Rides we have run since my true comeback story became a book. In this sequel, from the Eagle HiWheel, I show the fun work I have been doing to make the NBG real, the actual Route and what it’s like to ride on it as we celebrate the 16 major cities it passes through.
21st Century Huntington's Disease (HD) Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Families, and Physicians - Hereditary Chorea, Diagnosis, Symptoms, Genetics, Medications, Clinical Trials
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 207,050. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about Huntington's Disease, also known as hereditary chorea.
L'Opération esthétique, rescapée d'un chirurgien misogyne, une opérée témoigne. Tome 2 de 2
By Pierrette Dotrice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 145,900. Language: French. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
L’Opération esthétique est un témoignage sans précédant et bouleversant de vérité questionnant le passage à l’acte médical, l’emprise d’un chirurgien borderline sur sa patiente, les vrais enjeux de la chirurgie esthétique, les limites de la psychanalyse, enfin le pouvoir guérissant des rêves et de la souffrance créatrice. Suite du tome 1.
When Your Body Talks, Listen!
By Allen Lawrence
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 129,290. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Between 70%-90% of all illnesses people suffer are caused by stress. These are Stress- Related Disorders. Most medical doctors are unable to properly identify and deal with these illnesses. Because of this, most of these people are inadequately treated and gradually, over a period of time, lose their wellness, become ill and ultimately develop chronic diseases.
21st Century Understanding Cancer Toolkit: Sexuality and Reproductive Issues, Sexual Dysfunction, Fertility, Breast, Prostate, Pelvic Tumors, Surgery, Radiation, Psychological Factors
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 205,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This e-book presents a thorough review of the subject of cancer and sexuality, including detailed information on reproductive issues and fertility problems caused by various cancers and treatments.
Matters of the Heart
By Steve Evans
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,260. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth
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.
21st Century Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS) / CFIDS Sourcebook: Symptoms, Tests, Coping, Research, CFSAC Meetings, MLV and XMRV Virus, Disability and Social Security
By Progressive Management
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 595,550. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Chronic fatigue syndrome
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts about chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS), also known as myalgic encephalomyelitis, or CFIDS (chronic fatigue and immune dysfunction syndrome).