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Around the World with Nephrology: An Autobiography

by Zbylut J Twardowski

This is the story of a boy raised up in a village in Poland during World War II, with his father deported to concentration camps throughout the war. Some years after he graduated from medical school, he serendipitously...


Lethal Witness: Sir Bernard Spilsbury, Honorary Pathologist

by Andrew Ross

The man who brought forensic pathology out of the laboratory Sir Bernard Spilsbury was an early-twentieth-century British forensic pathologist who gained fame by testifying in classic murder cases, beginning...


Doctor, Doctor: Incredible True Tales from a GP's Surgery

by Rosemary Leonard

In DOCTOR, DOCTOR, Dr Rosemary writes with warmth, humour and honesty as she recalls the stories of 20 of her most memorable patients from her 25 years working as a GP in south London. These include an eco-protestor...


Band-Aid for a Broken Leg: Being a Doctor with No Borders and Other Ways to Stay Single

by Damien Brown

A powerful, heart-breaking, surprisingly funny, honest and ultimately uplifting account of life on the medical frontline, and a moving testimony of the work done by Medecins Sans Frontieres and the extraordinary...


Am I Sane Yet?: An Insider's Look at Mental Illness

by John Scully

Award-winning journalist John Scully has been committed to mental institutions seven times. He has been locked up. He has attempted suicide. Am I Sane Yet? is essential reading for anyone interested in depression...


Get Well Soon!: My (Un)Brilliant Career as a Nurse

by Kristy Chambers

Falling into the nursing profession, Kristy Chambers spent almost a decade working with a wide range of people, ranging from drug addicts to cancer patients. Dark, humorous, honest, and compassionate, this memoir...


Tributes to Savio L-Y Woo on His 70th Birthday

by Zong-Ming Li & Jennifer S Wayne

This is a compilation of tributes to a gentleman who has impacted the field of biomedical engineering and musculoskeletal science for four decades through his research, his guidance and mentorships, his friendships,...


The Ninefold Path: A Memoir

by Anthony Alioto

Anthony Alioto was diagnosed with end stage renal disease in 1993 and was forced to go on dialysis for several years before receiving a successful kidney transplant in 2000.

In The Ninefold Path, he invites readers...


Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital

by Eric Manheimer

In the spirit of Oliver Sacks Awakenings and the TV series House, Dr. Eric Manheimer's TWELVE PATIENTS is a memoir from the Medical Director of Bellevue Hospital that uses the plights of twelve very different...


Eloquent Body

by Dawn Garisch

Eloquent Body explores the juxtaposition of healing and creativity both from a personal as well as medical point of view.


Four Years Out Of Heaven

by Kelly Tumblin

The title Four Years Out Of Heaven desribes this story to a tee. When we was told our precious angel would not live one day, our lives was turned upside down. Through her strength and courage she fought everyday...


The Cost of Hope: A Memoir

by Amanda Bennett

From Pulitzer Prize winner Amanda Bennett comes a moving, eye-opening, and beautifully written memoir—a love story of two unusual people, their complex marriage and deep devotion, and finally, Bennett’s...


Of Moose and Men: A Wildlife Vet's Pursuit of the World's Largest Deer

by Jerry Haigh

Drawing on the author’s personal experiences with both tame and wild moose, this handbook contains a wealth of information about this unique animal from all corners of the world. An overview of moose biology...


God's Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine

by Victoria Sweet

A medical “page-turner” that traces one doctor’s “remarkable journey to the essence of medicine” (The San Francisco Chronicle).

San Francisco’s Laguna Honda Hospital is the last almshouse in the...


Blood Beneath My Feet: The Journey of a Southern Death Investigator

by Joseph Scott Scott Morgan

A hard dose of Southern reality about life with the dead as told by real death investigator.


Heart Warriors: A Family Faces Congenital Heart Disease

by Amanda Adams

A family conquers grief and lost expectations raising their son born with half a heart, while navigating complex medical challenges.


Island Practice: Cobblestone Rash, Underground Tom, and Other Adventures of a Nantucket Doctor

by Pam Belluck

A spirited true story of a colorful, contrarian doctor on Nantucket, a world-famous yet strikingly offbeat corner of America. Dr. Timothy Lepore often holds the life of the island in his hands.

 


One Hundred Names for Love: A Memoir

by Diane Ackerman

Finalist for the Pulitzer Prize

Finalist for the National Book Circle Critics Award

"A testament to the power of creativity in language, life—and love." —Heller McAlpin, Washington Post No other writer can...


The American Cancer Society: A History of Saving Lives

by Irvin Fleming, Harmon Eyre & George H. W. Bush

A compelling and inspiring narrative about the history of the American Cancer Society, this thrilling story chronicles the persistence and dedication of those who have devoted their lives to finding a cure for...


Angels & Monsters: A Child's Eye View of Cancer

by Billy Murray, Billy Howard & Jeff Foxworthy

In this awe-inspiring photographic essay, 25 childhood cancer patients are portrayed as they express through art and words their feelings about the cancers that threatened them. Revisiting the survivors, some...