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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.
Topic: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk: Suicide and Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Series: Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk, Book 27. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by American Association of Suicidology. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This ebook summarizes research on the relationship between Inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) and suicide risk. IBDs include Crohn’s (CD), ulcerative and indeterminate colitis (IC). The text explores the research on physical symptoms and their psychological effects and discussion of the relationships between inflammation and IBDs. Practical recommendations for caregivers are included.
No Inner Limit
Price: Free! Words: 85,920. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Joshua, a savant, and reclusive, develops a mixture of phytochemicals that proves effective in fighting disease, including cancer. In time he is discovered to be the one that developed the miracle concoction. Public reaction, at first, is euphoric. As public awareness accelerates, the reaction becomes mixed. Why? Because he looks like Jesus.
Cervical Cancer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Women's health
Cervical cancer is the third most common malignancy in women worldwide, and it remains a leading cause of cancer-related death for women in developing countries. Cervical Cancer will provide readers with a thorough review on cervical cancer, treatment guidelines, and emerging therapies available for the disease.