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Doll Therapy in Dementia Care: Evidence and Practice

by Gary Mitchell, Jan Dewing & Caroline Baker

Doll therapy can be a comforting intervention for people with dementia, but ethical issues make it a hotly debated topic. This is the first book to look closely at the issues, using theory and current research...


Battling Melanoma: One Couple's Struggle from Diagnosis to Cure

by Claudia Cornwall

Melanoma is a deadly disease, and rates of diagnosis have been rising for the last 30 years. Here Claudia Cornwall details the quest to find a cure for her husband, and the information about melanoma treatment...


The Unknown Journey: Surviving Hodgkin's Lymphoma

by Joseph Anaman

In this truly inspirational story and after fighting Hodgkin's Lymphoma for over two years, Joseph Anaman relates how his body was overwhelmed by malignant cells and gradually began to shut down. He recounts...


Jimmy Carter's Cancer-Free Report: Jimmy Carter is 'cancer-free': Miracle or just science?

by MDA PRESS & SUNS Studio

Jimmy Carter is 'cancer-free': Miracle or just science?

Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter said his brain cancer disappeared last December. The news astonished the medical world and cancer patients alike. He...


The Human Superorganism: How the Microbiome Is Revolutionizing the Pursuit of a Healthy Life

by Rodney Dietert

"Eyeopening... Fascinating... may presage a paradigm shift in medicine.” 

Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

"Teeming with information and big ideas... Outstanding.”

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The origin...


Moving on ABC After Breast Cancer: A Complete Approach by Dr Anneela Saleem

by Anneela Saleem, Robert Povey & John Chandler

Most cancer survivors share certain experiences. Sadly, it can be all too easy for cancer survivors to be held back by anxiety and fears, and to struggle to regain their confidence and self-esteem. I have written...


The Ultimate Guide to Ovarian Cancer: Everything You Need to Know About Diagnosis, Treatment, and Research

by Benedict B. Benigno & Beryl Manning-Geist

Over twenty-two thousand American women will get ovarian cancer this year. No screening test exists for this disease, and the symptoms are often vague and mistaken for other illnesses. This cancer is almost...


Speaking Truth to Power: The Story of the AIDS Law Project

by Didi Moyle

The AIDS Law Project (ALP) is a small legal NGO in Johannesburg that, along with its allies in the Treatment Action Campaign, fought for more than a decade for the rights of people living with HIV/AIDS. Today...


POTS and Other Acquired Dysautonomia in Children and Adolescents: Diagnosis, Interventions, and Multi-disciplinary Management

by Kelly McCracken Barnhill & Fletcher Barnhill

Providing clear information on the causes, symptoms and diagnosis of POTS and other acquired dysautonomia, this practical handbook allows parents and professionals to gain a fuller understanding of post-viral...


What to Expect When You Have Diabetes: 170 Tips for Living Well with Diabetes (Revised & Updated)

by American Diabetes Associa & John Buse

Managing a chronic disease like diabetes can be overwhelming—especially if you’re among the 1.7 million Americans who are newly diagnosed each year. Here is easy-to-read, steady advice in this newly updated...


Summary of Switched On: by John Elder Robison | Includes Analysis

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Switched On by John Elder Robison | Summary & Analysis

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Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening by John Elder Robison, a man with Asperger's syndrome, describes the emotional awakening...


Exercises for Fibromyalgia: The Complete Exercise Guide for Managing and Lessening Fibromyalgia Symptoms

by William Smith, Jo Brielyn & Zinovy Do Meyler

Minimize Pain, Maximize Results, and Take Back Your Life

Fibromyalgia is a debilitating condition, yet medical opinions are divided as to its cause and how it should be treated. Is it a neurological or a physical...


The Juice Lady's Remedies for Diabetes: Juices, Smoothies, and Living Foods Recipes for Your Ultimate Health

Brain Power Cookbook: 175 Great Recipes toThink Fast, Kepp Calm Under Stress, and Boost Your Mental Performance

by Editors at Reader's Digest

A mouthwatering guide to incorporating the most brain-friendly foods into your everyday life.

Days filled with energy, a bright mood, no memory lapses, a good night’s sleep—that’s what the Brainpower Cookbook...


The Diabetic and  Dietitian: How to Help Your Husband Defeat Diabetes . . . Without Losing Your Mind or Marriage!

by Dr. Ellen Albertson & Michael Albertson

Written in clear, non-medical English, the book guides and supports the reader through the anxiety and confusion of initial diabetic diagnosis, the recovery process, and maintaining a diabetes free existence....


Do you still have cleavage with just one breast?

by Sue Lawrence PhD

On honeymoon and two months pregnant, Sue discovers a lump in her breast. This is her raw, unpolished diary as she navigates the diagnosis and treatment of cancer. Brutally honest, she faces the overwhelming...


A Journey With Alzheimer's

by Brenda L Golden

A non-fiction, in-depth narrative, that chronicles the intertwined lives of father and daughter (the author) in twenty years of dealing with the effects of Alzheimer's disease.  Included is the gradual moving...


Summary of The End of Heart Disease: by Joel Fuhrman | Includes Analysis

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Summary of The End of Heart Disease by Joel Fuhrman | Includes Analysis

 

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The End of Heart Disease is a call to action. Author Joel Fuhrman proclaims that the nation’s number one killer, heart...


Celiac Disease (Newly Revised and Updated)

by Peter H.R. Green, M.D. & Rory Jones

From Dr. Peter H.R. Green, internationally renowned expert on celiac disease and director of the Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University, and medical writer Rory Jones, this is the definitive book on...


Gluten Exposed

by Peter H.R. Green, M.D. & Rory Jones

In this essential book on gluten, Dr. Peter H. R. Green, internationally renowned expert on celiac disease and director of the Celiac Disease Center at Columbia University, and acclaimed medical writer Rory...