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If We Don't, Who Will? Employment of the United States Army to Combat Potential Pandemic Outbreaks in West Africa - Military Assistance in the 2014 Ebola Virus Outbreak
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,360. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
The Ebola virus developed into the foremost major crisis in West Africa, more specifically Liberia. The Liberian government became increasingly unable to manage the situation and the pandemic outbreak threatened to de-stabilize civil society. But what does this have to do with the United States?
The Ugly Flu
Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Have you ever heard of flash fiction? No? You need to read this flash story to know. It's a flash story about a young boy who laments the death of his mother
Santa Claus Was Once a Kid Too
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40. Language: Spanish. Published: April 8, 2016 by Babl Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
This quirky, brightly illustrated, story puts a Dennis the Menace spin on the classic tale of The Night Before Christmas. Kids don’t always do what they are told, and even Santa had flair of independence as a child. But what happens when Kid Santa gets sick for Christmas?
Factors that Affect Susceptibility to Influenza
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology
A short essay (with extensive references) on factors affect susceptibility to Influenza. This essay examines recent research on such factors as vitamin D, calcium levels and cross-reactive antibodies as these factors pertain to resistance to influenza.
So, You've Got the Flu?
Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / contagious, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Anatomy & Physiology Life Sciences / Human Anatomy & Physiology
This text describes water treatments of influenza, such as the adapted cold shower, head shower, and nasal washings. The proposed techniques reduce pain, fever, weakness, nasal congestion, and the duration of illness. The biological mechanisms are also explained.
The Flu: A Guide for Prevention and Treatment
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
You’re about to learn a brief history of the influenza virus, how it functions, the challenge to control this virus, the signs and symptoms, the current treatments, and what kind of prophylactic (preventative) measures you can take to stay healthy during an epidemic or pandemic. In the United States, respiratory diseases represent more than half of the acute infections during a given year.
Loose Threads 2
Series: Loose Threads. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
After two years writing novels, novellas, novelettes and comic books, Luis Filipe Alves returned to flash fiction, only to find that it wasn’t as easy as he remembered. This book includes his best attempts to relearn the flash fiction format, all originally published at the author’s official website.
Nature's Gifts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » herbal medications
NATURE'S GIFTS covers everything from remedies for the common cold to scents for relaxation. Included are recipes for many things using common botanicals. From body scrubs to smoothies and tea, and how to fix cracked skin. Learn all about tea, the different types, how to prepare it, and how it helps our body to heal or relax. A handy book to have around the house!
A World Without Cancer and AIDS
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
This is more than just an exploration of the possibility of a life free from dreaded diseases like cancer and AIDS. Come and join me in an adventure that may save lives and fortune! Free yourself from the dangers of expensive antibiotics, radioactive diagnostics, and invasive surgeries in defeating all parasitic diseases, cancer, hiv-aids, vasculitis and all other immune system disorders.
Is There a Way to Avoid the Flu?
Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases, Essay » Technology
Why is it that many people come down with the flu in winter months but flu is rare in the summer? Why then do new flu strains such as the recent swine flu epidemic affect people even in the summer months? Why is it that the flu shot is often less effect for the elderly?