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ABCs of Food: Boost your Energy, Confidence and Success with the Power of Nutrition
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 118,970. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
This easy-to-read book combines humorous stories with helpful tips and informed insights on a plethora of topics, including agri-business, fighting illness, and improving health, that will increase your energy and improve your confidence and health.
Her Cage His Dream
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Being rich would be great, right? Well, maybe not. Those of us see others that have everything, but do they? In this book you can read about two people, the woman and the man. See what they experience and how they deal with their lives. The woman is trapped in a cage, a cage of her own making. The man is living his dream and will do anything to keep it.
The Truth About Building Muscle: It's All in Your Head
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting
Building muscle and getting stronger is more than just going to the gym and eating a healthy diet. There is the mental part of the equation too! Make reaching your goals much easier by including the mental aspect in your fitness routine (and it won't require any extra time).
Ending the Waiting Game: Increasing Kidney Transplants in Canada
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Price: Free! Words: 67,090. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Ending the Waiting Game provides a well-documented portrayal of kidney transplantation in Canada from the perspective of an experienced kidney transplant patient highly active in organ donation initiatives. Kidney patients will be encouraged by the possibilities they can consider to reduce lengthy transplant wait times, as well as discovering many positive ideas to advocate for change in Canada.
Hiking Cancer
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 53,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
After starting our goal to hike the Pacific Crest Trail, cancer surprised us. Between surgeries, chemotherapy, radiation, and side effects, we found our focus and continued to hike mountains. An inspiration and resource guide for cancer patients, loved ones, and hikers, it is my personal journal, hiking blog entries and essays on cancer. Every survivor story is different. Here is mine.
Theorist-at-Large: One Woman's Ambiguous Journey into Medical Cannabis
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
(5.00 from 1 review)
The book, "Theorist-at-Large: One Woman's Ambiguous Journey into Medical Cannabis" offers a unique experience learning about "medical marijuana" though the eyes of an Interdisciplinary Ph.D. student, as well Nelson shares parts of her personal journey as a medical cannabis patient. A delightful and educational read!
Swimming in Cyber: Learning to Live Healthily in the Intersections of the Virtual and Real Worlds
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Price: Free! Words: 51,580. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Learn how to develop a healthy relationship with the cyberspaces we interact with. The cyber seas of wireless communications, interactive platforms, tsunamis of information, fictional simulated worlds and other virtual realities co-exist with the physical world we live in. Discover through various actions how to deal effectively with this expanding issue to manage swimming through the cyber!
Kundalini: The Secret of Yoga
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Yoga
This book, based on both the author’s extensive experience and much scholarly research, explores the complex terrain of Yoga and its controlling principle, Kundalini Shakti, in the light of modern knowledge. He surveys the real aim of Yoga, how it can be achieved and describes the various steps of Yoga practice, the purpose they serve, and the physiology behind them. He does this in light of the
Live Work Love: #Add10QualityYears
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,710. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Our longevity, health and quality of life are due 30% to genetic luck and 70% to our choices and behaviours. We’re dealt some cards and this book is about how to play the best hand, given those cards we’ve been dealt. No one wants to live forever but most of us would like to get the most out of whatever we’ve got coming.
Awareness - A Path To Spiritual And Physical Health And Well-Being
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,970. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
This Book Presents Information On Ways To Nurture And Take Care Of The Physical And Spiritual Bodies
Strong Brains, Sharp Minds: The Definitive Guide to the MINDRAMP Method For Brain Health & Mental Development
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Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 95,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Live long and live well! Strong Brains, Sharp Minds unlocks the mysteries of “Qualongevity” (longevity with quality-of-life) by synthesizing, organizing and explaining a wealth of current science on brain health and creative aging. Strong Brains, Sharp Minds is a definitive guide and source for current information and theory on behavioral approaches to preventing and slowing cognitive decline.
iridescence
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,940. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
At 34 years of age, Paul Callaghan had it all. Especially for an Aboriginal person. But on his 35th birthday, Paul’s life came crashing down. iridescence is the story of his return to country, of finding himself, and of finding a path lost not just him, but to many of us, regardless of culture or background. Written for people everywhere, iridescence will help you find your colours.
The Global Healthcare Volunteer's Handbook: What You Need to Know Before You Go
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Price: $28.99 USD. Words: 97,540. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
Everything you need to know to be a successful global healthcare volunteer.
“Hey Miss, Have You Turned Mexican?” A True Story About Having and Surviving Breast Cancer
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Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This book is a humorous, but equally serious, account of how it feels to be told that you have breast cancer and how it can affect your relationships, your moods and even your lifestyle. Brutally honest in places, and always warmly supportive, it provides insights for those facing this diagnosis, and for friends and family wanting to understand better what their loved ones are going through.
The Lipo Diet - The Lipolysis Breakthrough For Permanent Weight Loss
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Series: DeliveredOnline Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,300. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
People fail to lose weight by not allowing the body's own weight-loss weapon to be switched on. This weapon is called 'lipolysis', a natural biological function that makes body-fat cells release their stored fat for burning as energy. The Lipo Diet is a completely new way of losing weight and regaining optimum health quickly and naturally.
The Soul of the Condor: A Forgotten Holocaust
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,060. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
Of Inca descent, the author describes his childhood in the in the Amazon jungle and his yearning to come to the United States. Through adversity, with tenacity, the young Peruvian immigrant becomes a doctor of medicine. He lives the American way of life, but his past haunts him. Winner, San Diego Book Awards: Best Published Memoir.
My Cancer Has Many Faces
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,900. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
As a busy single mother, leasehold manager, and law student, Alero Dabor at first thought the exhaustion that plagued her through the summer of 2006 needed no further explanation. But a chance examination lead to a diagnosis of breast cancer. Through journal entries, Alero explores the many faces of her cancer from the initial shock at her diagnosis until she takes command of her treatment.
Choosing The Simply Luxurious Life: A Modern Woman's Guide
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 94,980. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Creating a simply luxurious life is a life focused on quality over quantity, and as a modern woman curates her authentic path, she discovers a fulfilling life that is tailored to her passions and talents. Discover specific tips on building the pillars of a simply luxurious life - purpose, money, signature style, relationships, health, and travel - as you curate a refined life on an everyday income
More Oh My Aging Funny Bone: Be a Chuckle-holic
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,020. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jokes about and for seniors that tickle the only sense that improves with age - your sense of humor. Your sense of hearing, sight, taste, hearing, feel and even your common sense tend to diminish with age. You may have known some of these jokes before -having received them via email - but then again, if you are a senior you may have forgotten them. Read them, feed your sense of humor!
Re-Run: My 30-day Experiment to Fall Back in Love with Running
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,440. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
"I was a youthful Zephyr, flying with the wind in my face, fleet of foot and bold of spirit. But 35 years later I have a sorrowful confession to make: I hate running." Tony Markey sucks at running, and he knows it. Follow his 30-day challenge to see if he can fall back in love with running. Starting with 30 minutes of running every day and finishing on day 30 with the Seattle Half-Marathon!