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Transient Ischemic Attack, A Simple Guide To The Condition, Diagnosis, Treatment And Related Conditions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain), Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
This book describes TIA, Diagnosis, Treatment and Related Conditions. A transient ischemic attack (TIA) is a medical disorder that occurs when blood flow to a part of the brain stops for a brief time. Most TIAs last less than five minutes; the average is about a minute. When a TIA is over, it usually causes no permanent injury to the brain A person will have stroke-like symptoms.
Your Life For A Recipe
Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Health & Healing / General
What if you could find some delightful easy recipes that would substitute for the not so good "food" you are now eating and yet be health giving? As a doctor with access to imaging technology, that appears to help predict risks of diabetes, stroke, heart attacks and more, I have recipes that may help prevent this for you. Try these and you will realize that good food does not have to be boring!
Returning from the Blink of an Eye
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 99,940. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Surviving a deadly stroke came with a very high price tag. Paralysed down the left side of his body, the author, was told that he would never walk again. Destined to spend the balance of his now unnatural life in a wheelchair . With the odds stacked against him, he was determined to prove them all wrong. This is his inspirational story of how he won back his independence.
Bound to Love: A Memoir of Grit and Gratitude
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,140. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Bound to Love is the true story of a single mother who encountered and navigated a complicated nightmare for any parent. My child, the only child I could ever bear, was born with a life-threatening congenital heart defect, and suffered a more brutal health diagnosis soon after. Walk with me as I birth the courage and grit to meet Thom’s compounding challenges.
Ever. After.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,680. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Ever Falk’s life growing up at her families resort hotel in the Catskills, and in Westchester, New York never prepared her for the fight of her life. We follow 40-something year old Ever when she suffers a stroke and she is forced to look at her life, loves, and family through different eyes.
Stroke in Spain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,910. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healthcare issues
This story is a personal account of a writer whose life was affected by a stroke in Spain. It tells of experiences never before told since he suffers the long term affects of aphasia, the inability to speak. The account is published in order that might serve to help and encourage others, wherever they may live. The book details the ongoing care and rehabilitation of the health system of Spain.
The Healing, Killing Power of Qi: Ancient Secrets for Smart Living
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
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Did you know that being healthy wouldn't be such a problem if we recognized that the force that made us ill, can also make us well? The self-healing energy which exists within each one of us and which is more powerful that we can imagine, only needs to be activated at the right time, in the right way. What triggers it? What blocks it? How to tap into this source of inner power?
Before, Afdre, and After (my stroke ... oh what fun)
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 37,170. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / nervous system (incl. brain)
In Before, Afdre, and After, Twomey offers a sometimes heartbreaking, sometimes comical, and ultimately inspiring account of what it is to lose everything when you’re supposed to be in the prime of your life—and what it takes to get it back, piece by tiny piece.
How to Putt Like a Machine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Golf, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports training
Do you suffer from the yips or constant three putts? Is your putting stroke inconsistent? If you are looking to improve your work on the greens, the tips and drills outlined in this book are bound to help you master putting mechanics.
Stroke Hope Stroke Recovery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,390. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
I suffered a massive stroke in July of 2006. This book took nine years and $3 million to write. I was one of the lucky ones. I was extremely lucky to have had excellent medical insurance through my wife's union; without it I would most likely still reside in a state run facility.