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Myth or Magic - The Singapore Healthcare System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,030. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by We Green Solutions. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book provides a comprehensive look at the political philosophy that has shaped Singapore's healthcare system over the last five decades, and the financing and delivery of healthcare in Singapore.
Two in a Million
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,520. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013 by A. & A. Farmar. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Ben is a normal, bright, ambitious student. The only difference between his life and yours is that he has a rare blood disease – Fanconi anaemia – which gives sufferers a life expectancy of 22 years. Two in a Million describes what it’s like to live with a life-threatening illness, to undergo a life-saving procedure, to recover slowly and try to live normally as a student in Dublin.
Equine ER: Stories From a Year in the Life of an Equine Veterinary Hospital
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
New York Times best-selling author Susan Richards calls Equine ER "as thrilling and drama-filled as any of the popular hospital shows on television today." Equine ER explores the power of the human-horse connection, through the lens of Rood and Riddle Equine Hospital, one of the top horse hospitals in the world. The book follows a team of elite veterinarians passionately committed to their work.
No Gym Go Slim
Price: Free! Words: 59,030. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
A science based book on being healthy. Fads not allowed. This is not a diet book, it is a lifestyle. Written by a doctor in an easy to read format, this book explains on how food affects our health. People are spending hours at the gym with limited results. Why? Their nutrition is wrong. Abs are made in the kitchen not the gym. Be healthy for today and tomorrow! www.NOGYMGOSLIM.com
Losing the Girls - My Journey Through Nipple-Sparing Mastectomy and Beyond
Series: Breast Cancer, Book 1 · Lemons to Lemonade. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,390. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Delve into the breast cancer journey and beyond in Losing the Girls, a unique memoir differentiated by the author’s cutting-edge nipple-sparing mastectomy (NSM)―a little-known breast cancer surgery technique that leaves the breast completely whole. Shirley Alarie shares her story to boost awareness of this specialized procedure so women facing mastectomies will know all of their options.
Eat Like a Fatass, Look Like a Goddess: The Untold Story of Healthy Foods
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
In her provocative tome, hailed "the anti-Skinny Bitch," board-certified Nutritional Consultant, bestselling author, incisive researcher and "heretic," Erika Herman invokes hardcore research to call BS on nutrition hype, as she reveals you should be eating the "taboo" foods you've been told will make you a fatass and kill you--that your waist, life and the planet's health depend on your doing so
Heal Your Home
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,050. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
Do you shiver when you walk into someone’s home? Do you live in a ‘divorce house’? Do you feel tired all the time? Is your house not selling? Is your family constantly in conflict? Do you find it difficult to sleep at night? If you have answered yes to any of the above, then this book is for you.
Carbon Addiction: Bikes, Words & Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,980. Language: Australian English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
There are plenty of cycling books and blogs out there. But not many see things from the perspective of the rider at the back of the bunch. That's me.
Almost Pregnant
Price: $7.77 USD. Words: 182,910. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Fertility and Conception, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Adoption
Almost Pregnant is a very unique book. The book is divided into 3 parts: 1: The gripping tale of a couple trying to conceive. 2: A comprehensive infertility manual on artificial reproductive technologies. 3: A handbook with all the information you need on egg/embryo donation, surrogacy and adoption. Your one-stop information hub for all things infertility and adoption! Buy it today!
Problemi di biopolitica in una società di longevi sani
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,400. Language: Italian. Published: August 31, 2013 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Biopolitica è un termine abbastanza nuovo che dovrebbe indicare dove e quando investire in campo biomedico con interventi che, partendo dalla conoscenza dei complessi meccanismi che regolano i fenomeni vitali delle nostre cellule, cerchino di chiarire perché convenga vivere in un certo modo con l’obiettivo di ridurre l’incidenza di diverse malattie croniche anche gravi.
Bodybuilding Nutrition: Training, Nutrition, & Genetics
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 113,020. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Dawn Xhudo. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Weightlifting, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
This book is not your regular plethora of bodybuilding nutrition & training books, but a book that teaches you what exactly works for your specific metabolism and genetics. By implementing the guidelines from this book, the reader will have a dramatic impact on any exercise program he or she chooses.
IMPATIENT NATION How Self-Pity, Medical Reliance And Victimhood Are Crippling The Health Of A Nation.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,570. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
Healthcare as we know it is crisis-driven and controlled by providers when really it should be controlled by you. People don’t realize that many decisions they make throughout the day can have a positive or negative effect on their health. By the end of this book, you'll have the tools you need to take charge of your health. Impatient Nation is your personal blueprint for success!
Гимн жизни. Истории жизни детей, победивших рак
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: Russian. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Гимн жизни — это звучит прекрасно! Ибо сама жизнь прекрасна — чудо, дарованное нам Богом. Но какое хрупкое чудо! В стремительном современном мире так не хочется думать о печалях, болезнях, так влечет бежать вперед к успеху, радости и счастью, но заболеваемость раком высока, и глаза закрывать на это не получается — кто-то вокруг тебя все же болеет. И всегда кому-то нужна помощь.
The Manual Wheelchair Training Guide
Price: $20.00 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / physical disabilities, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments
People who use wheelchairs for mobility and transportation depend heavily on their wheelchair maneuvering skills to accomplish basic living tasks. This book was designed to be used by wheelchair users, their families, friends, caregivers, and anyone else who might need comprehensive information about manual wheelchair skills.
It's OK to Have Lead in Your Lipstick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cosmetics
Are you sick of outrageous beauty claims and over-priced products that don’t deliver? Tired of not knowing what to believe about products? Confused about who to trust for beauty tips and tricks? Well, worry no more. The popular science bloggers, The Beauty Brains, are back with another book full of informative and fun beauty advice.
My Nights with Leukemia: Caring for Children with Cancer
Series: Hospital Gowns and Other Embarrassments: A Teen Girl's Guide to Hospitals. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
This is a moving and realistic look at what it was like to care for children with cancer, particularly leukemia, on night shift in the Hematology-Oncology unit at one of the nation’s top children’s hospitals.
Living Daily With Adult ADD or ADHD: 365 Tips o the Day
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,250. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Attention deficit disorder (ADD-ADHD)
Doug Puryear is a psychiatrist who discovered at age sixty-four that he has ADD. Then he finally understood a lot of the problems he'd had and the strategies he'd developed to cope with them. This is what he shares in this book.
The Metabolic Storm: The Science of Your Metabolism and Why It's Making You FAT and possibly INFERTILE
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 50,090. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
This is not a diet book. It’s a book about the pure science behind why diets don’t work for the majority of people. Forget everything you have ever heard about dieting and being overweight! The Metabolic Storm addresses the science that obliterates those myths about diets and weight gain.
White Coat Wisdom: Extraordinary doctors talk about what they do, how they got there and why medicine is so much more than a job
Price: $24.99 USD. Words: 162,950. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
White Coat Wisdom by Stephen J. Busalacchi is an award-winning hard cover book that chronicles the experiences of extraordinary physicians.
Cellulite Can Kiss My Butt
Price: $29.95 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Body cleansing & detoxification, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
The ultimate guide to reducing your cellulite, stretch marks and weight naturally while enjoying an abundance of delicious foods! Over 400 pages of the latest cellulite reduction info, and a bonus 21 day plan. With targeted exercises, beautifying meal recipes, DIY skincare recipes for hips thighs and butt, super-foods, herbs and medicinal mushroom for skin health and cellulite reduction.