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My Schizophrenic Experience by Dennis Hou
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 65,880. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This book is a written account of my personal experience with schizophrenia. The book starts from the time when I heard the first voice, to after the discharge of my third hospitalization. The fact that schizophrenia is diagnosed primarily by observation meant that the psychiatrist thought I was well when I was really not, leading to an extremely long journey.
Snake Oil is Alive and Well by Morton E. Tavel M.D.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,450. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative medicine, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Because of the many misconceptions regarding medicine and health, Dr. Tavel in this hard-hitting book, attacks misinformation and quackery of all types explaining in detail the forming and proliferation of these myths. Understanding these myths can pave the way toward healthier living and better medical care, while at the same time, reducing personal expenses.
Laughter and Tears “A Veterinarian’s Memoir and Advice” by Kenneth Cohn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,960. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
After practicing veterinary medicine for over 38 years, Dr. Cohn has written a memoir describing his adventures and the lessons he has learned and taught. He finishes the book with a lengthy appendix of valuable advice and lessons. This is a book to be cherished by pet owners; share in the laughter and tears and learn more about pets as you enjoy every page.
Saving My Knees: How I Proved My Doctors Wrong and Beat Chronic Knee Pain by Richard Bedard
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,690. 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 (2nd ed.: Aug. 2017). 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. He formed a plan and fully recovered.
Healthy Pancreas, Healthy You. Part 1: Structure, Function, and Disorders of the Pancreas by Peter Melamed
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.
Hope and Help from a Cancer Survivor by Dale Morrison & Dr. Jacob West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,620. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015 by Aneko Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Every cancer patient wants hope. They need hope. But in order to have hope, one needs to know what hope is. It’s not a vague, barely grasp-able concept.
Brain Damaged “Their Stories, My Journey” by Lydia Winslow
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,080. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Speech-Language Pathologist Lydia Winslow writes a candid account of her lifelong career as a speech-language pathologist. In her heartfelt memoir, she provides insight into her professional and personal life and the important role of caretaker that she’s played in patient recovery and esteem, including the daily experiences, challenges, and triumphs of SLPs, and the patients whom they treat.
The People You Meet in Real Life by Melissa Ann Hopely
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,560. Language: American English. Published: December 15, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
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.
2018 NCLEX-PN Test Prep. Questions and Answers with Explanations: Study Guide to Pass the License Exam Effortlessly - Exam Review for Practical Nurses by U.S. Exam Prep. Professionals, Ltd.
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 156,440. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018 by Fun Science Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Nursing school study guides
You deserve the BEST exam prep program there is to prepare you to pass, and it gets no better than this. The NCLEX-PN Test Prep for Practical Nurses is one of the hardest state exam to pass in the United States. We have compiled this simple exam cram book that quickly and easily prepares you to take your state licensing exam and pass it on the 1st try.
Better Brains By Design: The Quest for Qualongevity by Michael C. Patterson
Price: $45.00 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
Brain health is simply in concept, difficult in execution. Minimize risks, maximize challenge and growth! Simple! Two daunting obstacles to this simple strategy remain: knowing exactly what to do and doing it! Better Brains by Design provides a roadmap to brain health that helps you overcome both obstacles and gets you started on the process of building a stronger, healthier, more creative mind.
The Salicylate Handbook: Your Guide to Understanding Salicylate Sensitivity by Sharla Race
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Allergies
This new, revised, edition of The Salicylate Handbook provides an excellent guide to understanding salicylate sensitivity.
When Food is Family by Judy Scheel
Price: $18.00 USD. Words: 56,710. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by Idyll Arbor. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Eating disorders
There are many eating disorder books based solely on cognitive-behavioral theories and treatment methods. When Food is Family details how early childhood relationships play a significant role in the development of an eating disorder. Nature may stack the deck, but nurture plays the hand. This book is based on the framework of Attachment Theory.
Healthy Pancreas, Healthy You. Part 3. How to Improve the Exocrine Pancreatic Function, Postpone Pancreatic Deterioration, and Heal Digestive (Pancreatic) Disorders by Peter Melamed
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.
Anorexia and other Eating Disorders: How to Help your Child Eat Well and Be Well by Eva Musby
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.
Daily Meds Should Be Taken Daily “A Journey through Prejudice” by R.N. Messer
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Daily Meds reveals the struggles of a woman with schizophrenia in her search to share God’s kindness and mercy. Although frequently abused by well-meaning individuals who do not understand how to care for the mentally ill, she hopes this book will open a window to their understanding how God may work through them, bringing true relief to others.
Concussion Is Brain Injury: Treating the Neurons and Me (Revised Edition) by Shireen Jeejeebhoy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 106,430. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
"...the intricate details of the author’s experience are riveting and enlightening." Kirkus Reviews In the year 2000, two drivers slammed into the car Shireen Jeejeebhoy was in. Her brain bounced around inside her skull; the person she'd been died. Shireen searched and searched for treatments to heal her dead neurons and herself. This is her journey. This is her message: you are not alone.
The Epigenetics of Diet by Janine Schott
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 67,180. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition(5.00 from 1 review)
*The* book about preventative medicine, nutrition and the dire consequences of the modern western diet. Like no other, this book teaches you how to eat foods that fuel the body to obtain and maintain optimal health, weight and body shape for life. Learn how to test all other foods to find those that *you* can eat without adverse reactions. Discover *your diet*. Second Edition. (epigenetics.cc)
The Heart of a Ninja; Stretch Your Boundaries by Chris Warnky
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,340. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Do you love the show American Ninja Warrior? Would you like to feel more excitement and fun in your life? If so, this is the book for you. Author Chris Warnky developed a ninja heart by training as a ninja warrior starting when he was 58 years old. He describes how he “won” as a ninja without even being invited to compete on the show.
Improve Your Memory for a Healthy Brain. Memory Is the Canary in Your Brain's Coal Mine by W. R. Klemm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well
Authoritative, well researched and documented, this book provides in-depth explanations on topics such as brain aging, relationships of memory with other brain functions, how to reduce absent-mindedness, the diseases of aging, and diet and supplements. The author, a neuroscientist and teacher for over 50 years,explains practical application of research-based ideas for improving memory.
The Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction Survival Guide by Brooke Keefer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / gastrointestinal, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Groundbreaking resource about sphincter of Oddi dysfunction, including information about the science behind sphincter of Oddi dysfunction, finding a doctor, diagnosis, treatments, diet, dealing with emergency rooms and hospitals, coping tools, if it is not sphincter of Oddi dysfunction, what it could be, and the truth about sphincter of Oddi dysfunction your doctor won't tell you.