Books tagged: stigma

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Obesity
Price: Free! Words: 41,920. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Dieting
A powerful new explanation of the obesity epidemic that reveals some surprising but brutal truths about the condition. Obesity is unavoidable for the majority of people in contemporary living conditions. Without radical changes, the epidemic will get much, much worse.
Inching Back To Sane: My Years With Bipolar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,230. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Taken from my life experiences as an adult with a severe mental illness. This book brings new light, new information, and a kind of brutal honesty to the subject of bipolar disorder. At times tragic, but with a message of hope for those that suffer or love someone who does, this book talks about the long journey someone with a mental illness must face.
All You Need to Know About Disability is on Star Trek
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,570. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities, Nonfiction » Social Science » Future Studies
More illuminating than a Supernova. More fun than a Klingon drinking song. Set a course for a view of disability through a Star Trek lens. From genetic engineering, to physical, cognitive and psychiatric disabilities, Dr. Lehmann provides 12 chapters of disability topics illustrated with dialogue from Star Trek episodes and movies.
Best Bipolar Blog Bible ~ A Comprehensive Bipolar Guidebook from A to Z
Series: Mental Health Matters. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 40,340. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014 by Patty Ann's Pet Project. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychopathology / bipolar disorder, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
Suicide, relationships, communication, medications, creativity, spirituality, and finding peace are all vital concerns in a bipolar person’s life. This book is a bible of unique conversations for anyone new to—or well acquainted with bipolar. For caregivers, relatives, and friends associated with bipolar kin, this guidebook provides insights, education, and coping strategies that really help.
The Baby Box
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Yvonne is 45. She’s had an interesting life. She’s killed her step mother. She’s been in prison for the last 12 years. Two days ago she gave birth for the first time. Now she’s on the run from the police and a media crusade. We join her as she takes refuge in the empty, old family home, roaming from room to room, unlocking secrets and fears, trying to make sense of it all; telling us her story.
Stigma
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
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The stigma of being an alcoholic can follow you forever, even long after recovery. See more free articles on recovery by Douglas Hankins here at Smashwords.
Lost Raven #4
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Sex and health
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Zak Raven is through with the 9-5 grind and is now an ex-attorney on a mission to relax. However a peaceful trip goes really wrong when he get shipwrecked on what he thinks is a deserted island. His only companions are his own words in his journal
Lost Raven #2
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Gay & lesbian
After learning that he has contracted the HIV virus, attorney Zak Raven leaves his practice behind to set forth on a mission of relaxation-– until his peaceful trip goes wildly astray, leaving Zak shipwrecked on what he thinks is a deserted island with only the words in his own journal to keep him company.
Gerechtigkeit ist nur ein Wort
Price: $1.32 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: German. Published: January 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Auge um Auge, Zahn um Zahn Nicht immer ist das, was Recht ist, in den Augen der Menschen auch gerecht. Was, wenn wir plötzlich vor dieser großen Frage stehen: Was ist Gerechtigkeit?
The Lighthouse
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ann Barford, forty-two years old, divorced mother of two, estranged from her eldest daughter, returns to Hennerton Lighthouse to confront the ghosts of her past. The secret she has carried with her for the past thirty-two years, one that has shaped her life and tainted others, must be exposed and laid to rest. Most of all, justice must be served and Ann knows just how to make that happen.