Books tagged: heart surgery

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A Cat of Nine Lives - and the Beat Goes On
Price: Free! Words: 22,240. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
The author describes his life through eight heart attacks, two coronary artery graft surgeries, nine angiograms, seven angioplasties, eleven stents, coronary arrest, and a Pacemaker have not left him an invalid but an active senior citizen of 74 years of age. It shows there is life after a heart attack. The key is to get on with living.
The Crazy Lady's Journal: Open Heart, Broken Heart & Cancer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 19, 2014 and represented by Sherrill Wark. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
A journey through life's most terrible challenges: losing parts of oneself, losing one's other half, and almost losing oneself in the process.
A Model Hero
Series: Calendar Men. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Gretchen Meyers is a full-figured woman living in a model thin world. Kyle Ramsey is the epitome of physical perfection. He’s also Gretchen’s last hope to save her mother’s struggling modeling agency. But she’s asking for the one thing he can’t give and she’s already lost her heart…
Straight From My Heart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart
Bob Sluys wasn’t fat, never smoked and got plenty of exercise—yet, in a span of three decades he underwent four separate open heart surgeries. Unprecedented. This wildly entertaining and epic journey 33 years in the making will leave you amazed, moved and certainly laughing as Bob takes on big medicine, faith, McDonald’s, pain, frustration and death itself. A must read for anyone with a heart.
Heart Attack, Yak, Yak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,880. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / heart, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Life, Laughter and My Cardiac Arrest, by Jef R Huntsman, Memoir Of A Survivor. The humorous and touching ups and downs of my life, involving hospitalization, doctors, recuperation, love, laughter and family. Aimed at sharing the knowledge, tears, and chuckles I found along the way. Paperback available at Amazon books.
The Work of Human Hands
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,970. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Physicians & medical professionals
THE WORK OF HUMAN HANDS is a timeless medical journey through pioneering surgeon Dr. Hardy Hendren’s legendary operating room that the Los Angeles Times called “impossible to forget.” The new edition includes a fresh introduction and a greatly expanded epilogue updating readers on Hendren and patient Lucy Moore today.
Let Fall Thy Blade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00)
A cardiac surgeon and long distance runner, Malcolm Hartford, takes his family on safari. At first, the Serengeti works its magic, but when the travelers encounter a gang of poachers, the vacation becomes a disaster. As the long rains threaten, events cascade into a raging torrent. Malcolm must run the marathon of a lifetime and use all his medical skills to rescue his his loved ones.
If I Die Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(3.50)
Sixteen-year-old Caelyn Noel has a relatively normal life until she collapses in school one day. To her horror, she finds out her heart is failing and she must have a heart transplant to live. Caelyn struggles with her fear of dying and worries of having someone else’s heart.
Three Hundred Zeroes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(5.00)
A promise to his brother haunted him for over forty years. Finally, Blanchard set out on the Appalachian Trail with his brother's Purple Heart Medal to fulfill that promise. He learned that the wilderness and solitude can reconnect one with a Norman Rockwell America that at times seems long lost and forgotten. This humorous story demonstrates that adventure truly begins in the heart.