Books tagged: head injury

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Awake Again - All the way back from Head Injury - Foreword by Wayne Dyer, PhD
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
(5.00)
After being pronounced clinically dead and wavering between life and death from a head injury, Martin Krieg regained consciousness but was paralyzed and completely helpless. This book tells what it feels like to be in this state and how he used self help books and his two coast to coast bike rides to rehabilitate himself. This book is now FREE for liking facebook.com/TheNationalBicycleGreenway
Successfully Surviving a Brain Injury: A Family Guidebook, From the Emergency Room to Selecting a Rehabilitation Facility
You set the price! Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This is an easy-to-read guidebook for families thrust into the confusing world of brain injury. It teaches readers the basics of brain injury. It guides them step-by-step through the recovery process. It provides the practical information they need to handle insurance, financial, legal, family and personal issues. Finally, it tells how one couple created a fulfilling new life after a brain injury.
Fields of Heaven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,610. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
(4.00)
If you enjoyed classics such as Where the Red Fern Grows, or Old Yeller, then you will love Fields of Heaven by Steven Bennett. Fields of Heaven is based on true events in the backwoods of Central Arkansas during the Great Depression. This heartwarming story is filled with danger and courage, suspense and humor, friendship and family. Fields is a book that leaves you feeling good. A must read!
The Hardest Hit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011 by Frank Zafiro. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
11-year-old Sam Parker is a hockey player who gets more than he bargained for in his first year in which body checking is allowed. His parents are getting divorced. He takes a massive check from the school bully. No one seems to understand what he is going through, not even his best friend, Jill. Sam faces these challenges on and off the ice and learns how to get back up when life knocks you down.
From Tragedy to Challenge The Impact of Disabilities on Families
Price: Free! Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
The book is based on a qualitative research with 49 interviews taped and thematically analysed to find out how carers overcame traumas and conflicts to make the best out difficult situations. It recognises the importance that positive emotions such as hope and faith play in thier daily lives.
Quiet in the Tornado: A Disability Primer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,460. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Physical impairments, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health
"Carrie Dearborn's no-holds-barred approach to talking about disability wrestles us to the ground from her wheelchair. Surprising, disarming, painful, funny - you'll go through every emotion and reach new understanding as you let go of pre-conceived notions about how to deal with disability, whether you are temporarily abled or not. -Meizhu Lui, Co-Author, The Color of Wealth
Presumed Guilty until proven innocent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
After his wrongful conviction is overturned, Daniel Thorton is determined to find the real killer of his high school sweetheart, but he needs help from her best friend Jen. Jen Collins wants nothing to do with the man believed to be a murder. But when a coworker goes missing, Jen must do everything she can to find her, even if it means working with a man who may have killed her best friend...
"How America Can Bike and Grow Rich, the National Bicycle Greenway in Action"
Price: Free! Words: 111,160. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Bicycling, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
As Martin Krieg works to actualize the Greenway envisioned in 1994 in “Awake Again”, this book is set against the national Mayor's Rides we have run since his true comeback story became a book. In this sequel, from the Eagle HiWheel, he shows the fun work we have been doing to make the NBG real, the actual Route and what it’s like to ride on it as we celebrate the 17 major cities it passes through
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
A Simple Guide to Parkinson's Disease and Related Brain Conditions
Series: A Simple Guide to Medical Conditions, Book 46. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes the Parkinson’s Disease and other Brain Diseases such as Cerebral Palsy, Huntingdon’s Chorea, Encephalitis, Epilepsy, Subarachnoid Hemorrhage, Cerebral Aneurysm, Brain Cancer, Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus and Head Injury which are seen in some of my patients in my Family Clinic.