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Being Different
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Educational
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Three short fictional stories, showing a young boy, an adult woman and a teenager as they are - different, standing out and isolated. These snapshots reveal their inner struggles, leaving you wondering what will happen next.
Transformed Life with Cancer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,200. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Diagnosed with an incurable form of Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma at 39, Andrea looked for answers as the vitality was drained from her. She felt ill prepared for the long battle ahead and struggled to find the information she needed. Through her journey she gained significant knowledge about this disease which she shares in this book so that others can be better prepared for their fight.
Telehealth: Ethical and Legal Practice for Mental Health Professionals, 8 Credits
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
This very readable and thought-provoking course is the result of extensive research into expert opinion, government documentation, current studies, and current practices by practicing therapists on the cutting edge of telehealth. The rapid expansion and innovation of telehealth in the mental health field reflects the pervasiveness of computer and telecommunications technology in our lives.
The Dog Story: A Journey into a New Life with Multiple Sclerosis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,990. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
(4.50)
I was twenty-eight years old with a promising career when I tried to get out of bed and couldn't feel my legs. Overnight, I went from fully-functioning, healthy man to someone who was unable to walk. I saw a neurologist who immediately admitted me to the hospital. Over the next four weeks I would learn that I have the chronic neurodegenerative condition – Multiple Sclerosis.
Prostate Cancer Guide, The Things Your Doctor Probably Won't Tell You, & How To Deal With Them.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,710. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
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Prostate cancer is the 800lb ape hiding in every man’s closet. This cancer is feared by men like no other. At least one man in six will get it. The fear is justified, for it is, after all, a cancer. But ignorance of the disease is not. Unfortunately, there’s a problem: Getting straight information from a doctor is sometimes like pulling teeth.
Multiple Sclerosis, an Enigma
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
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The true story of a middle-aged woman being unexpectedly diagnosed with a young person's disease: multiple sclerosis. The journey to diagnosis and the reality of the treatment brought a premature end to her career as a public school teacher. Making decisions about disease modifying drugs and their side effect/benefit ratio; receiving the support of a loving spouse; questioning the diagnosis.
Within the Walls of Westfield - A Diary of Madness
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50)
The contents of this transcript were discovered after clean-up operations began at the Westfield Psychiatric Hospital on 1st October 2009. Contained inside are field notes regarding the strange & abnormal progress of patient Jonathan Winterhall Gray, taken from the discovered journal of Dr Henry Renholm.
Astoria Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
You cannot eat, you have no money. You cannot pray, you don't believe anything anymore. You cannot love, you're too busy surviving. What do REAL people do when their world falls apart? They move to Astoria.
SEIZE HOPE: Just a Brainstorm on an otherwise Sunny Day
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A non-fiction book about Epilepsy unlike all others: this is an upbeat read; the theme of this book is HOPE. Readers both recently diagnosed or life-long living with a Seizure Disorder; you quickly realize the value of an Author pouring our her soul on the pages with first hand experiences: a how to guide to living life well, not defined by Epilepsy. Internet-linked.
The Dreaded Diagnosis
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is an introduction to a blog turned into a different format. Rose battled breast cancer for ten years. Her bravery and inspiration to thousands has lived on after her death. Her capacity to continue to fight astounded evrybody who knew her. Cancer is an insideous disease and took Rose way too early. I still miss her and find courage in her life daily. All those who knew her, celebrate Rose.