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Anticipating Death: The Experience of Anticipating Death of Self in Healthy Later Life
By Jennifer Ghent-Fuller
Price: Free! Words: 39,830. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
'Anticipating Death' describes and analyzes interviews with eight healthy older adults about their thoughts when anticipating their own future death. There are extensive quotations from the interviews in the section entitled 'Findings,' which will be of interest to many readers.
How To Kill Your Doctor For Fun And Profit
By Janr Ssor
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Congress implemented the "Affordable Health Care Act" based on Electronic Medical Records. They immediately excluded themselves from participation. This is the story of the murder of one great doctor that started with the Clintons and continued with Obama's "Affordable Health Care Act." Congress clearly knew the negative consequences these health care legislations would have!
Out of the Box
By Ron Leifer
Price: Free! Words: 23,910. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014 by OISM. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(1.00 from 1 review)
Autobiography of Ron Leifer, MD, a dissident buddhist psychiatrist who spent his life opposing psychiatric coercion and the myth of mental illness.
Healthcare Reform in the Republic of Georgia: A Healthcare Reform Roadmap for Post-Semashko Countries and Beyond
By Frederik Roeder
Price: Free! Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
Over the course of the past eight years, the Republic of Georgia’s health system developed a unique approach towards health reform and has experienced great success so far.
How I Cope with Multiple Sclerosis
By Angela Hope
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
If you are reading this story you possibly have recently been diagnosed with MS or you know someone who has this debilitating disease. Each person is different so will not necessarily share the same experiences, pain or disabling episodes. I hope my contribution is helpful.
Why become a vegetarian?
By chen0096
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
Reasons for becoming a vegetarian. (gathered some information from the internet, hope you all join the 'vegetarian Society' and live a healthy life style)
Failed Steward: How Mainstream Medicine Has Lost the Best Interest of the Public's Health
By James Bogash, DC
Price: Free! Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
Medicine has become synonymous with the use of medications and surgery; this is a house of cards upon which healthcare stands.There are many situations in medicine today where treatments have become completely disconnected from the medical research. However, for the sake of brevity, I’m going to narrow it down to six short situations that I feel are the most egregious in medicine today.
Healthy Life: Improving Personal Health While Making the World a Better Place
By Darren Staszak
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
A candid and concise guide to help readers improve their diets and personal health along with social and environmental health while setting an example that encourages others to do the same.
Healing from Abortion, Miscarriage & Adoption 从流产 流产 收养愈合
By Mike Connell
Price: Free! Words: 16,040. Language: Chinese. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Sermons / Christian
(1.00 from 1 review)
It was a love story that seemed to go wrong at every possible turn. Like Romeo and Juliet, they were two young lovers forced apart by their family backgrounds. To make matters worse, they brought a baby into this world; a baby they decided not to keep. But unlike other stories, this one has a happy ending, because God intervened and turned tragedy into triumph. Part 2: Abortion/Miscarriage
Why do We Gain Fat, and How do We Lose it? - An Introduction to the Science of Body Fat
By Daniel Pardi
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
A unique weight management system designed by obesity, sleep, activity, and behavior scientists. We focus on key factors that determine body fat levels to help you achieve and sustain your ideal weight.
Orthorad
By Christian Heberlein
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: German. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Orthorad is used as an reference database for traumatologic plain film radiography
Dall’Aceto Al Miele
By Ron Leifer
Price: Free! Words: 50,360. Language: Italian. Published: April 2, 2014 by OISM. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
«Dall’Aceto Al Miele: 7 passi per comprendere e trasformare la rabbia, l’aggressività e la violenza» è un manuale di auto-aiuto basato su un approccio psicanalitico-buddista che rifiuta il modello medico della malattia mentale e l’utilizzo di psicofarmaci. L'autore, Ron Leifer, è uno psichiatra statunitense dissidente convertito al buddismo.
Eliminate Back Pain - Hang from a Tree
By Evan Mahoney
Series: Saam: Life and Meditations, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Take the "Eliminate Back Pain - Hang from a Tree" challenge! See if you can benefit from these decompression stretches of the lower spine and back. Notice if you have less pain and stiffness when walking in the morning. Notice if you are better able to enjoy excercise or perform your activities of daily life. Try for yourself to see if you can improve your lower back pain with these stretches.
The Non-Diet Way to Health: Confessions of a Former Fruitarian
By E. Reltso
Price: Free! Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
This book describes the author's journey to wellness, and his startling discovery that good health is not based on diets, drugs, or any element in the physical world. Indeed, the pathway to health is not found by treating symptoms, but by addressing the true inner conditions of the mind and heart.
My Baby's Feet
By Sheila M. Luck
Price: Free! Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by LIFE SENTENCE Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
After the “choice” comes the aftermath. A living choice not only gives life to a baby, but results in an aftermath of life. Abortion results in an aftermath forever shrouded in death, death of a baby, perhaps death of your own baby. For those struggling with the post abortion aftermath, you and your loved ones can find healing and forgiveness.
Man Power: Supplements for Improved Sexual Performance
By M.L. Patricks
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sexual health
A review of several dietary supplements purported to enhance male sexual health and performance.
My Top 10 Tips For Happy Healthy Living
By Lauren Lomsdalen
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
Get my top 10 tips on how to live a healthy, happy life.
Is There a Way to Avoid the Flu?
By Jonnelle Hayden
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Why is it that many people come down with the flu in winter months but flu is rare in the summer? Why then do new flu strains such as the recent swine flu epidemic affect people even in the summer months? Why is it that the flu shot is often less effect for the elderly?
Treatment Update: Colorectal Cancer
By CancerCare
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Colorectal cancer can change everything for patients and families. But it is important to keep in mind that treatment advances have led to great progress in managing this diagnosis. This publication provides a reader-friendly overview of new treatment options and strategies that are helping people better cope with the challenges of colorectal cancer and maintain quality of life during treatment.
Schwartz Living Market. An enterprise experiment in Healthful and Spiritual Retailing.
By Maryann Huk
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Green business
Schwartz Living Market located on East Carson Street in Pittsburgh's Nationally recognized historic South Side neighborhood has brought an exciting and challenging change to what a retail space is all about. The Schwartz Living Market is a new way street level enterprises can reach health conscious and Earth supportive customers. If it works here, it can work anywhere.