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Age is Just a Number
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,090. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Tim Feeser, a 54 year old business professional working within the healthcare consulting arena, who due to demanding work hours and parenting responsibilities, fell prey to the excuses of his busy lifestyle in ballooning to over 200 pounds. Insight into proper nutrition and efficient workouts, Age is Just a number will guide you on how to get back into shape no matter what your age.
Lame Brain: My Journey Back to Real Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,060. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
A multi-platinum rock star’s life meets an unexpected detour when a bump on the head reveals itself to be a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI). Told with honesty and humor, Lame Brain is Rick Roberts’ story of his entangled afflictions of TBI and Alcoholism. For Rick Roberts, this meant losing his ability to walk, losing many of his guitar skills, and facing difficult decisions.
Twists and Turns. The Life and Times of a Nurse 1935-2015
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,530. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Laurie Maddison describes her experiences as a child in Malaya, Australia and England. After school she enters nursing, marries, has a child and returns to Perth, Western Australia, where she works at Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital and in specialist areas at Royal Perth, followed by community nursing, post-graduate courses at University, mental health nursing, and finally as a university lecturer.
Dance of the Flower Medicine
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,300. Language: American English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
This book encourages one to become involved in the re-emergence of Ancestral Teachings. The ancient prophecy of bridge building between North and South involves uniting people and concepts that were once thought of as opposites, into a common goal. Humanity is moving into a new dimension of understanding Folk Medicine, such as Curanderismo, consciousness, time and possibilities.
Chocolate Pudding in Heaven: The Intriguing Journey of My Bipolar Mind
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental illness
With dignity and foresight Maggie gives you a glimpse into the true story of one person’s struggle with mental illness. Through humor and compassion, this inspiring book shows that although the terrain of mental illness is not easily navigated, it can be crossed, and when you can get past the pain there is a beautiful life waiting…or at least some really good chocolate pudding.
Don't Let Your Doctor Kill You: How to Beat Physician Arrogance, Corporate Greed and a Broken System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,970. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Take charge of your health and stop turning over your life to our confusing and intimidating healthcare system–before it’s too late. "American healthcare is at its nadir; it will never be worse than this -- Dr. Schwartz tells it like it is in Don't Let Your Doctor Kill You." - Jamie Koufman, M.D., F.A.C.S., Director, Voice Institute of New York
The Cochrane Collaboration: Medicine's Best-Kept Secret
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
In the complex, ever-evolving realm of modern medicine, how can you even begin to understand what's hocus-pocus and what really works? Best-selling author and researcher Alan Cassels answers with a single word: Cochrane. The Cochrane Collaboration is made up of more than 30,000 medical researchers from more than 100 countries - unbiased experts and investigators.
Iridology – A Complete Guide, Vol. 3 (revised edition)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,910. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Naturopathy
A complete system of natural medicine based on valuable information gained from Iridology Analysis. Offered in three volumes, the e-books present the full language of Iridology—colors, textures, iris markings, sclera signs, pupil variations and constitutions. This is a textbook for Iridologists and a treatment manual for practitioners interested in understanding natural therapeutics.
Running For My Life: When Impossible Is The Only Option
Price: Free! Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
This book is for people who live with fire and focus. Athletes, entrepreneurs, executives, artists… whatever our sphere, we take life’s extreme and impossible challenges head on. We need a strong inner game to do that. This book guides us to the core source of our greatest power: personal ethos, that inner life that makes us uniquely who we are and defines what we will do, impossible or not.
Bach Flower Remedies: A User-Friendly Guide
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 72,680. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Spiritual awakening
Hundreds of people around the world have enjoyed this in course form: those who wanted to use the Remedies to heal and balance their emotions and professionals such as M.D's, acupuncturists, and animal behaviorists. The author describes each Remedy in detail, compares similar-seeming ones, and thoroughly explains how to choose them for yourself and for others. This is truly a user-friendly book.
Beating the Odds-Chronicles of a Cancer Survivor's Battle with Cancer, Inadequate Healthcare and Social Injustice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
This is a passionate, emotionally charged and poignant look into the trials and tribulations of a Stage IV Metastatic Bladder cancer patient. Given a 16% survival rate and a best-case scenario of 2 to 5 years to live, Andrew Glen had to come to terms, with his own mortality, the limitations of the Canadian healthcare system, the cold indifference of his insurance provider and government agencies.
The State of Food and Agriculture 2015 (SOFA): Social Protection and Agriculture: Breaking the Cycle of Rural Poverty
Price: Free! Words: 53,040. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Despite significant progress in meeting the Millennium Development Goals on poverty and hunger, almost a billion people still live in extreme poverty (less than $1.25 per person per day) and 795 million still suffer from chronic hunger. Much more will have to be done to achieve the new Sustainable Development Goals on eradicating poverty and hunger by 2030.
Herbs of Grace: Becoming Independently Healthy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Naturopathy, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications
Offering practical instruction with chapters on herbal medicine, nutrition, iridology, the elements of life, as well as naturopathy treatments blended with the philosophy of purification, regeneration and transformation, the reader is guided toward creative inspiration for a unique healing journey to become independently healthy.
El estado mundial de la agricultura y la alimentación 2015 (SOFA): La protección social y la agricultura: romper el ciclo de la pobreza rural
Price: Free! Words: 67,280. Language: Spanish. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
A pesar de los importantes avances realizados en el cumplimiento de los Objetivos de Desarrollo del Milenio sobre la pobreza y el hambre, casi mil millones de personas aún viven en situación de extrema pobreza (menos de 1,25 dólares por persona al día) y 795 millones siguen sufriendo hambre crónica.
La situation mondiale de l’alimentation et de l’agriculture 2015 (SOFA): Protection sociale et agriculture – briser le cercle vicieux de la pauvreté rurale
Price: Free! Words: 65,930. Language: French. Published: October 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
Malgré des progrès importants dans la réalisation des objectifs du Millénaire pour le développement qui ont trait à la faim et à la pauvreté, près d’un milliard de personnes vivent encore dans l’extrême pauvreté (moins de 1,25 dollar par personne et par jour) et 795 millions continuent de souffrir de faim chronique.
AAA Cures and Prevention of Common Ailments Via Nutrition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: American English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Today's dietary habits leave a "lot to be desired" as far as nutrition is concerned. Diseases such as cardiovascular disease, hypertension, obesity, diabetes, and many more are directly linked to dietary patterns. Learn and practice good eating habits.
Your Bread Basket
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,930. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Courses & Dishes / Bread, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Your Bread Basket--150 recipes to fill your home with that yummy bread-baking aroma! And some are even gluten free!
City Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,610. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Rescue Lieutenant Michael Morse takes you along for a thrill ride as he responds to emergencies that can be heartwarming, hilarious—and sometimes tragic. From the profound to the absurd, from challenging situations to total disbelief, it’s all simply a day at work for our firefighters, EMT’s and police officers.
Struck by Lightning: My Breast Cancer Journal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,680. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by Fountain Blue Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Women’s Issues
In October of 2010, I had great energy and enthusiasm for raising money for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk. Six weeks after that walk, my life would be changed forever. I was diagnosed with breast cancer and this is my journal, My Breast Cancer Journey.
Dear Cancer - Beating Triple Negative Breast Cancer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,900. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A diary, Dear Cancer is a mix of personal experience and medical fact on triple negative, a deadly form of breast cancer. Diagnosis, surgery, chemo, radiation, side effects, drugs, genetics, research, and more are discussed, with an emphasis on plain English explanations and descriptions. The book gives the person diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer hope and tools to fight a killer.