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Strong Brains, Sharp Minds: The Definitive Guide to the MINDRAMP Method For Brain Health & Mental Development
Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 95,880. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: 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.
Saving My Knees: How I Proved My Doctors Wrong and Beat Chronic Knee Pain
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,830. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
In his mid-40s, the author was diagnosed with patellofemoral pain syndrome, or chondromalacia patella. Four doctors failed to help him. This inspiring story tells how he launched a year-long experiment to save his knees. He read from clinical studies, medical textbooks -- and was stunned to discover many things he was never told. Armed with this knowledge, he formed a plan and fully recovered.
How to Pass Nursing School
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Healthcare Practitioners, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
"How to Pass Nursing School" is a comprehensive book that covers all of the important aspects of nursing school. Unlike other books on this topic, this book will tell you all about nursing school--from A to Z! This guide was written to give students tips to pass, and to tell them exactly what to expect when attending nursing school.
Therapeutic Horticulture A Practitioner's Perspective
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,130. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
Therapeutic horticulture can transform lives. Credentialed practitioners use plant and plant-related activities to achieve specific health improvements. In 50 essays & 100 photos, this health profession and its programs, practices, research, and therapeutic gardens are explored.
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.
Healthy Pancreas, Healthy You. Part 1: Structure, Function, and Disorders of the Pancreas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
The pancreas is a vital, mysterious organ in the human body. Millions people suffer from various digestive disorders and almost all of them have poor pancreatic function. Authors explain the connections between pancreas and dyspepsia, IBS, SOD, GERD, stones, pancreatitis, Candida, SIBO, acidosis, alcoholism. It can help focus on healing of digestive (pancreatic) diseases in their early stages.
Dr. M’s Seven-X Plan for Digestive Health: Acid Reflux, Ulcers, Hiatal Hernia, Probiotics, Leaky Gut, Gluten-free, Gastroparesis, Constipation, Colitis, Irritable Bowel, Gas, Colon Cleanse/Detox & More
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,830. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Wall Street Journal Best Seller! “Dr Minocha's Seven-X Plan for Digestive Health is a valuable contribution to the field of gastroenterology. If you are looking for a holistic whole-body solution to your digestive ailments, then this is the book for you!”--Dr. Robynne Chutkan, Digestive Center for Women. Dr. Minocha is Professor of Medicine and a practicing gastroenterologist and nutritionist.
Your Sleepless Baby The Rescue Guide
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Sleep & sleep disorders
Babies are not born as good or bad sleepers, they become that way. In Your Sleepless Baby, Rowena Bennett describes medical, developmental and behavioural reasons for babies who experience broken sleep, trouble falling asleep and unusual sleeping patterns. Rowena brings many years experience as a midwife and lactation consultant.
Twists and Turns. The Life and Times of a Nurse 1935-2015
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,650. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Wired For Sound: A Journey Into Hearing, Revised And Updated, With A New Postscript
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,820. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The new revised and updated version of the classic book on deafness and cochlear implants is now available as an ebook. This rare “inside” account of hearing with a cochlear implant, the first effective artificial sensory organ ever developed, is a moving story about a deaf woman’s journey through deafness and into hearing.
Back from Obesity: My 252-pound Weight-loss Journey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,290. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
I was 45 years old and weighed 396 pounds. Now I am 60, and weigh 144. This is the story of my journey from life-threatening morbid obesity to healthy weight maintenance without gastric bypass, lap band surgery, liquid fasting, diet pills, or extreme exercise. Let me inspire you with my experience, strength, and hope. Learn the tips, tricks and tools I used.
From Both Ends of the Stethoscope: Getting through Breast Cancer—by a Doctor Who Knows
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 81,180. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
A doctor describes her breast cancer journey with honesty, humour and compassion. She guides the reader through diagnosis and treatment-when things go to plan, and when they don't. She explains medical research cancer treatment claims, and what we can all do to protect ourselves from cancer.
Riding2Recovery: All around the ragged edges
Series: Riding2Recovery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,020. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
The second book in the Riding2Recovery series follows the authors continuing battle to overcome poor mental health and raise awareness of mental health issues through ultra distance fundraising cycle tours. His 2012 journey saw him riding from Lands End in the UK to the far north of the Shetland Isles via Irelands wild and rugged west coast and the Outer Hebrides.
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.
Healthy Pancreas, Healthy You. Part II. Healing Foods in the Digestive (Pancreatic) Disorders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,490. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
Can we naturally increase pancreatic function and relieve many digestive and metabolic disorders by using healthy foods? Pancreas is a core for digestion. This book is the practical guide to healing liver, gallbladder and pancreatic disorders, IBS, GERD, metabolic syndrome, overweight, diabetes, allergy, Candida, acidity by healing foods. What to eat is as effective as when to eat and how to eat.
Anorexia and other Eating Disorders: How to Help your Child Eat Well and Be Well
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 223,830. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
Practical solutions, compassionate communication tools and emotional support for parents of children and teenagers. Parents are best placed to help their teenager or young child beat an eating disorder, yet most struggle to know what to do and how to do it. However difficult your situation, this book gives you the tools you need to care for your child, your family and yourself.
Stuttering: Inspiring Stories and Professional Wisdom
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
25 chapters. 16 chapters capture the inspiring stories of people who stutter. The final 9 chapters are written by leading professionals and delve into current and exciting issues in stuttering and treatment. Topics include facing fears, voluntary stuttering, choosing a therapist, a letter to "fluency," covert stuttering, telling others you stutter, passing as fluent, substance abuse and much more.
Healthy Pancreas, Healthy You. Part 3. How to Improve the Exocrine Pancreatic Function, Postpone Pancreatic Deterioration, and Heal Digestive (Pancreatic) Disorders
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,180. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
This book is for patients and medical providers, to explain nondrug treatments of the digestive (pancreatic) and metabolic disorders. There is no proper digestion without proper pancreatic function. Healing mineral water, acupuncture, herbs, supplements, enzymes, probiotics, and even abdominal massage, exercises, and hypnosis can be extremely useful for pancreas and the whole health.
An ABC of Prostate Cancer Today
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,390. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine
An ABC of Prostate Cancer Today discusses all aspects of prostate cancer including what it is, how it is diagnosed, what treatments are available. It includes more than 100 questions that you should consider asking your urologist. New chapters cover a plan to combat prostate cancer; diet and nutrition and alternative treatments. It discusses Alan's Journey over 4 Continents to find the Best Cure.
Training on Empty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,020. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Running & jogging
(5.00 from 1 review)
An engaging and honest autobiography of a former elite runner who nearly perished from anorexia, one that also explores the biopsychosocial and sociological aspects of this pervasive, malignant, but ultimately surmountable disease. Brittin's comprehensive account of her tribulations combined with her background in psychology makes this a unique must-read for athletes & health professionals alike.