Books tagged: medical research

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Conejillos de Indias
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,310. Language: Spanish. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Technology
Revisión crítica de todos los aspectos vinculados a los ensayos clínicos con especial referencia a los claroscuros de la investigación fármaco-clínica.
Costigan's Needle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What really was Dr. Costigan's tool for medical research? Where did the eye of the needle actually lead to?
What Goes Around
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 32,990. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
What Goes Around, the kids learn about the power of light. With the help of their Uncle Max and his medical research on light and epilepsy, including an enlightening interview with Timothy Leary and a crazy theory about the pineal gland and past lives – the kids see how powerful a tool light is, and how it has been used for centuries to influence and control people.
Brother Keepers
Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Dr. Zito lives only with his creations, Ernie and Oliver. In Ernie, the doctor has created a universal donor, a clone ready to give Dr. Zito any part should one of the doctor's organs fail. In Oliver, the doctor has created a robotic surgeon, ready to harvest from Ernie any flesh the doctor may need. Only, the doctor never anticipated the friendship that forms between his clone and robot.
Overdose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 102,360. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Prominent researcher Emily Morrison defies death threats and a letter bomb to undertake a controversial drug study. When a healthy subject, Brianna, dies on the first day, Emily discovers the cause—a toxin from her lab that the police also find in her office. To learn who killed Brianna, she must first confront a hired assassin, using only her wits and her knowledge of drugs to overpower him.
In the Shade of the Mulberry Tree: A year in Zambia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Moving to Africa with two young children was not what Catharine had planned to do with her life, particularly given her fear of malaria and tropical diseases. But following her husband to Zambia, she contends with poverty and potholes, motherhood and mosquitoes, and is variously rescued by goats, nuts, lavender and Sherry. Could she ever come to call this home?
Healthcare, The User's Manual
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
This book is THE indispensable guide to navigating the chaos that is healthcare in the US today. It will help you understand how we got to this point and what you can do NOW to obtain the best possible healthcare for you and your family.
The Kiss of Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A virus has spread across the United States preventing people from reawakening when they fall asleep. But Chicago's Professor Dale Grady has a genetic disorder that may be the key to stopping this virus. It’s up to Grady, his teenage daughter Michelle and a strange boy named Matthew Suggs to not only stay awake and hope for a cure, but take care of thousands of sleeping souls.
Aging by Design: How New Thinking on Aging Will Change Your Life
Price: Free! Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011 by Azinet Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Why do we age? This scientific mystery remains unsolved and has major implications for medicine and public health. This short book describes the theorists, controversies, history, experimental evidence, and evolution concepts surrounding biological aging theories. Exciting new theories will change the way we think about and attempt to treat or prevent age-related diseases. 5/14
Zombie Apocalypse: Redemption
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Dr. Donna Cairn, a genetics researcher with the Center for Disease Control, had thought the Zombie Apocalypse Alert issued by the CDC was advertising hurricane preparedness. But when people started dying from dog bites and their bodies come up missing, she has no choice but believe. How do you cure people who are already dead? How do you kill the dead?