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The Advanced Mediterranean Diet: Lose Weight, Feel Better, Live Longer (2nd Edition)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,270. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Nutrition experts for decades have recommended the healthy Mediterranean diet. Dr. Steve Parker updates it for the 21st century based on the latest scientific research. Two Mediterranean-style weight-loss diets are presented: the world's first low-carbohydrate Mediterranean diet, and a traditional portion-controlled program. Measurements are given in both metric and U.S. customary units.
Blood Sugar 101: What They Don't Tell You About Diabetes
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,690. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
This bestselling book is based on the Bloodsugar101.com web site. It explores what peer reviewed research has learned about the causes of diabetes and diabetic complications and teaches how to normalize blood sugars by using the most effective dietary strategies and the safest drugs.
It's OK to Have Lead in Your Lipstick
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: 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.
Please Don't Forget Me
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,470. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Pegasus Books. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
Please Don’t Forget Me by Tom Pearson is inspiring, heartbreaking, beautiful, and real. Above all, this memoir is a deeply compelling love story that illustrates the tremendous power and beauty of love, loyalty, and commitment.
Alzheimer's: Through My Mother's Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,260. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are so many books on Alzheimer's, but what many of those books lack is a raw look at the day-to-day concerns of being a caregiver.
Homeopathy In Perspective: A Critical Appraisal
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Homeopathy
This is is a book about homeopathy: what it is, how it developed, where it stands today. It is written for people with questioning minds; anyone who has adopted a fixed opinion in advance about homeopathy, either for or against, may receive the odd shock. It is written with "insider knowledge"; I was a consultant physician at the Royal London Homeopathic Hospital for over 20 years.
Healing Fibromyalgia
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fibromyalgia is real. The pain you awaken with is not “in your head” and those who say fibro is incurable are seriously misinformed. David Edelberg, MD presents a powerful plan for healing fibro completely. You may even be able to do it on your own, without doctors or drugs. This book will tell you how. Includes Dr E’s Six-Week Nearly Natural Fibro Cure.
Diet 101: The Truth About Low Carb Diets
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Bloodsugar101.com's Jenny Ruhl explains what peer reviewed research and successful low carb dieters can teach us about how to craft a customized, healthy, low carb diet we can stick to for life.
Training on Empty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
(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.
Faulty Wiring: Living with Invisible MS
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,520. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
Multiple sclerosis is synonymous with physical disability. But there’s a hidden aspect to this illness that often goes unrecognized and is frequently misunderstood. These invisible symptoms include depression, bladder dysfunction, cognitive impairment and fatigue. This book shines a light on that experience, and expands the definition of what it means to have MS beyond obvious physical disability.
Gaia's Table
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
(5.00 from 1 review)
The dishes in Gaia's Table are so scrumptious, nobody has to know that they’re super-duper good for you too!
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
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 88,830. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal
(5.00 from 1 review)
“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, Founder of the Digestive Center for Women. Dr. Minocha is Professor of Medicine and a practicing gastroenterologist and nutritionist.
Unfixyou
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the only book that tells the truth of who you are at your core and there is only one truth. There are no fancy techniques here to get you to the next level because there is nothing to fix. You are perfection innately, you are not broken. This book will guide you back to the sensations inside and remove the mind chatter. Map your consciousness back into your body and out of your head now!
Healing From Borderline Personality Disorder: My Journey Out of Hell Through Dialectical Behavior Therapy
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,830. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
(5.00 from 1 review)
Compilation of a selection of the author’s first 100 posts from her popular personal mental health blog along with never before published retrospective commentaries, autobiographical sketch, a DBT resource section, and more. Corso lights the way of hope and recovery for a severely emotionally wounded community. Introduction by Kiera Van Gelder, MFA and author of The Buddha & The Borderline.
Saving My Knees: How I Proved My Doctors Wrong and Beat Chronic Knee Pain
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: 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.
Come Back Early Today
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / Alzheimer’s & dementia
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.
The Shire: Glendalf's Guide to Cultivating Your Future Self
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012 by Dr. Glen Swartwout. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
(5.00 from 1 review)
By Glen Swartwout The Shire is a real place, and it really is in Middle-earth, on the verdant slopes of the most active volcano on the planet. This book is the visionary founder's introduction to the magic and mystery of the location and the potent elemental energies it brings to life. Glendalf offers an insightful look at some of the follies of modern culture, and solutions from Elven science.
The Reboot with Joe Juice Diet: Lose Weight, Get Healthy, And Feel Amazing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,810. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Reboot USA LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
Joe Cross, star of the film Fat, Sick & Nearly Dead, has summarized all he's learned into The Reboot with Joe Juice Diet. A step by step guide to conducting your own Reboot, the book details how to overcome poor health and bad habits, and regain and maintain your vitality. It offers seven different diet plans, shopping lists & recipes.
The Silent Healer — A Modern Study of Aloe Vera
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 152,590. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
For more than thirty years, The Silent Healer has been the definitive sourcebook on Aloe Vera in the world. Truly an encyclopedic work sponsored and co-authored by the father of practical Aloe technology, Bill Coats, this “Modern Study of Aloe Vera” has now been re-released with new material in every chapter. The perfect reference for layperson and professional alike.
The People You Meet in Real Life
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,560. Language: American English. Published: December 15, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Motivational speaker/mental health advocate Melissa Hopely, has experienced bullying, OCD, and depression, tells her story of courage and hope. This book also tells the inspirational stories of people “in real life.” Her positive, encouraging message shines through these stories: We have great power as individuals and as ordinary people working together—power to change people’s lives.