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Get This Body In A Barn: The Milkmaid's Guide To Fitness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
If you're looking for a no thrills, no frills, tried and tested laywoman's fitness routine for the average everyday woman, you may enjoy this book. Inspired by a makeshift gym in a barn, all exercises and principles are translatable across the continuum, be it a spare room, the garage, the gym or a barn. The author has an MA in Communications, a BS in Nursing and a minor in Athletic Training.
'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.
CRE Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Sourcebook: Clinical Data for Patients, Physicians, and Health Care Institutions on the New Threat of Untreatable "Superbug" Bacteria
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,980. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious
This comprehensive ebook provides authoritative information and practical advice from the nation's health experts at the CDC on the new threat posed by Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae.
People With Diabetes Can Eat Anything: It's All About Balance
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,330. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
Written for people with diabetes and those who care about them, People With Diabetes Can Eat Anything provides readers with the tools to feel empowered, confident and prepared to go out into the world and make healthy choices. Through humor and a conversational approach, the author anticipates questions, provides answers, and puts readers at ease.
AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals 2013 Edition
Price: Free! Words: 84,400. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
The AVMA Guidelines for the Euthanasia of Animals are intended for use by members of the veterinary profession who carry out or oversee the euthanasia of animals. The overriding commitment of these Guidelines is to provide veterinarians guidance in relieving pain and suffering of animals that are to be euthanized.
Please eat… A mother's struggle to free her teenage son from anorexia
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,540. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Bright, popular and a star on the rugby pitch, 15 year old Ben had everything he could want. But then food-loving Ben began to systematically starve himself. In a matter of months Ben lost one quarter of his bodyweight as he plunged into anorexia nervosa, an illness that threatened to destroy him. This is his mother's story.
Paleo French Cuisine
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » French, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Chef Alain Braux has created another mouthwatering masterpiece in Paleo French Cuisine. The depth of information about the background of the Paleo movement, Chef Alain’s expertise on healthy food preparation, and the delicious recipes with a French twist make this book essential for anyone tempted by the benefits of eating Paleo. - Dr. Julia Strickler, ND. Doctor of Naturopathy
52 Diets a Year
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 58,950. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
52 Diets a Year - Don't Cheat on your Diet - Start a New One. How many times have you started a diet with great enthusiasm, and followed it perfectly for a week or 2? Then, you start to "cheat", munching here or there, and by month's end, the new diet is gone. Instead of 'cheating' on your diet, start a new one. Here's over a year's worth of great diets to help you lose weight.
Exam Facts OT/R Certified Occupational Therapist Exam Study Guide
Price: $35.00 USD. Words: 99,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Professional
Exam Facts brings you the OT/R - Certified Occupational Therapist Study Guide Examination. This book is for anyone looking to pass the NBCOT OT Exam. Authored by Occupational Therapy Professor Kori Callahan, where she gives you the FACTS and no fluff.
Making Your Psychotherapy Succeed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
What is the goal of your psychotherapy? What is the therapy work, the family dance, and what do you or others have to think about and change in order to make your therapy more successful? Are you with the right therapist, how long does therapy take, and why does therapy fail? These are some of the topics discussed in 'Making Your Psychotherapy Succeed.'
Fibromyalgia: Only the Tip of the Iceberg ?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,470. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Fibromyalgia has been my companion for many decades. I gathered an amazing collection of physicians, hundreds of consultations and an astonishing variety of diagnoses, though not a glimmer of an effective treatment. I researched the disease, the medical procedures, the diagnosing methods and the sometimes obscure workings of the health industry, and came to some remarkable findings.
Your Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Tools for Managing Treatment, Side Effects and Pain
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / musculoskeletal
Your Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis: Tools for Managing Treatment, Side Effects and Pain is the ultimate guide to living well with this chronic, at times debilitating, autoimmune disease.
Hope for a 2nd Chance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Overcome dangers and obstacles of life, by getting a second chance to find peace and healing life's hurts and problems. Read about exciting, dynamic lives that came through dangers and horrors of life to find the peace and serenity they sought.
Come Back Early Today
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Come Back Early Today tells the powerful true love story of Marie’s remarkable 30-year relationship with a delightfully colorful, wickedly eccentric Romanian gentleman and scholar. The book is also a valuable resource for Alzheimer’s caregivers, illustrating how Marie solved numerous problems that typically arise when caring for someone with dementia.
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.
Finding Emotional Freedom: Access the Truth Your Brain Already Knows
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
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This book provides a path out of emotional trauma to the emotional freedom that is our birthright. Therapist Dave Jetson, MS, uses intuitive experiential therapy to help clients access both the mind and the heart. In this book, he combines current brain research with his years of experience to offer a compelling method of deep recovery and transformation.
Accepting the Unacceptable Alone
Series: Accepting the Unacceptable, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
The day after his thirty-ninth birthday JoAnn Flanery’s husband had a massive heart attack and died in her arms.  While trying to adjust to a new life alone and facing the unique challenges of raising a disabled daughter by herself, she moved across the country to get the special help needed for her child while fighting breast cancer herself.  Tears blend with laughter in this inspirational story.
Kolleblommen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,610. Language: Dutch. Published: February 13, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Verbijstering, vertwijfeling, angst voor de dood, aanvaarding en verzet: de emoties waarmee Noëlla Danckaert te maken kreeg nadat de diagnose "borstkanker" werd gesteld. Dit dagboek is het relaas van haar strijd tegen de gevreesde ziekte, voor velen nog steeds een taboewoord. Maar "Kolleblommen" (dialect voor klaprozen) straalt ondanks de beladen inhoud een positieve boodschap uit.
Food and Water – Messages from Heaven
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,370. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013 by Astrala Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / General
Modern people say that man should feed with varied food to live. It is true that man should eat, but what to eat? If it concerns the bee, it feeds with honey. The wolf feeds with meat, the sheep – with grass. What with feeds man? Nature has strictly defined who with what should feed himself. To man it has defined to feed with fresh pure food, which is difficult to decompose.
Exit Strategy: Depriving Death of Its Strangeness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Instead of crawling into a cave, or fighting to futility, David Oliver chose to use his “Stage IV” cancer diagnosis as an opportunity to help others. Although given a death sentence, he has written this compelling and inspirational story that has reached around the world. It will make you laugh, cry, and want to rise up and give him a standing ovation.