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A Simple Guide to Genetic Diseases
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Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
A genetic disease is a disease caused by a abnormal form of a gene called a variation or a change of a gene called a mutation. Genetic disorders can be caused 1. by a mutation in one gene (monogenetic disorder) Monogenetic disorders are relatively rare and are caused by a mutation in a single gene. The mutation may be present on one or both chromosomes (one chromosome from each parent)
The Waves of Life: Going Against the Tide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
It may be in her genes, but Alyssa chooses to fight back against a rare disease called Gardner’s Syndrome. She knows what her disease is physically capable of, and what it cannot do. It may take from her body, but it can never harm her mind or heart. Gardner’s Syndrome will never take away her ability to love, overcome, or live life to its fullest. Alyssa has chosen to go against the tide.
Silver Linings on Dark Clouds
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
My Life with Alport's Syndrome: A personal story of life with kidney failure, from diagnosis to dialysis and finally, transplant. Facing uncaring healthcare and social services systems while fighting against a genetic disease that causes kidney failure, extreme fatigue, hearing loss and eventually death unless treated.
The HLRCC Handbook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,700. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / genetic
Hereditary Leiomyomatosis and Renal Cell Cancer (HLRCC) is a very rare genetic condition that was named in 2002. This handbook has been created to help educate and support all those impacted by HLRCC. HLRCC was formerly known as Reed's Syndrome.
I Am More Than My Symptoms. My Journey With Celiac Disease. A Personal Account of Self-Diagnosis, Discovery and Acceptance
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
My journey began with a simple thought…..a statement…….an affirmation; “I am more than my symptoms”. It was this very thought that motivated me to discover the source and solution to my gastrointestinal problems. I was tired of feeling ill, tired of being scared to eat and I felt that every aspect of my life was at the mercy of my symptoms. It took almost 9 years but I am finally symptom free.