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A Different Outlook On Bipolar Disorder [Ups And Downs To Buddha State]
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychological disorders
If you are looking for a book about bipolar disorder or spiritual awakening, look no further, you’ve found it.
Philippine Speculative Fiction Volume 4
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,220. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Flipside Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A comic book fan gets his wish; A woman’s quest for the perfect man; Diseases sold over the Internet. The Philippine Speculative Fiction series demonstrates that the literature of the fantastic is alive and well in the Philippines. "Volume 4 of the series is, in my humble opinion, the best yet in the series." —World Fantasy Award-winning author Jeffrey Ford.
Undead Genesis: Zombie
Series: Zombie Threat, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 15,490. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Deep in the rainforests of Brazil a young boy from a remote tribe watches as his father is murdered. His desire for vengeance causes him to make a decision that could eventually unleash an undead epidemic upon the civilized world. Undiscovered species and mystic powers merge to create a new threat mankind could never fully prepare for.
Memories
Price: Free! Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Memories is about a young man who visits his grandfather who has alzheimer's disease. He meets a man who gives him the gift to relive memories in himself and others.
Saving Humankind from Destruction
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
Man is on self-destruction mode through industrialization, urbanization, and creating imbalance in ecology. Man needs to avoid wars in the future. Technology should be used in the most appropriate manner to avoid its abuse and misuse. Man cannot afford to continue to indulge in exploitation of nature and fellow human beings. Humankind needs to protect itself from extinction in the future.
Blinkered
Price: Free! Words: 18,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Chronic disease, Antibiotics resistance and Lyme disease- This essay argues that three major threats to human health are rooted in a state of complacency in modern medicine, as valuable knowledge is routinely repressed. Is our medical system too convenient to change? Blinkered suggests a set of proposals and opportunities relevant to every stakeholder of the healthcare ecosystem.
Does Your Poop Float? A Guide to Colon Health
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Do you have a toxic colon? 90% of all disease and discomfort begins in a toxic colon. Most people do not even recognize the symptoms of a toxic colon because they live with them every day.
Informed Consent
Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the war-torn Middle East a UN Weapons Inspector finds himself faced with a terrible choice. Forewarned of a chemical weapons attack on a civilian population Henry Jace must decide to unleashed an experimental defensive pathogen and violate all the rights and freedoms he holds most dear, or stand aside with the rest of the world and watch a genocide.
Human Well-Being in the Light of Evolution
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 77,900. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
What does it mean to be healthy, happy, and human? Science writer Kevin Holbrook explains that evolution is the most important place to look for answers to that question. Using the tools of science, logic, and strategy, Holbrook looks closely at diet, exercise, sleep, happiness, nature, sociality, virtue, and sustainability, and lists strategies for attaining human well-being.
Sandman’s Ghost “The Antithesis of Sleep”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,630. Language: American English. Published: May 29, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
People are stricken with a sleeplessness, steadily decline, lapse into a coma and die. Paxton McDonald, and Meghan Magee, chief medical examiner, are called in to investigate, and make a shocking discovery. It is as if the proverbial Sandman had died; in fact he had not just died but his ghost had come back with a vengeance and dubbed Sandman’s Ghost: the antithesis of sleep. And it’s spreading.