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Understanding Celiac Disease: An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers

by Naheed Ali Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (October 16, 2014)

Celiac disease is being diagnosed more frequently, as people recognize their digestive issues may be linked to gluten intake and sensitivity to various foods that include gluten. Here, Naheed Ali reviews the...


A Shot of Hope

by Zack Peter Carrel Books (October 21, 2014)

Autism shakes up your world. It has changed my life and I wasn?t even the one diagnosed with it. My brother?s name is Ethan Wolfgang, but we call him Deets. He is one of the greatest gifts my family has ever...


In the Wake of the Plague

by Norman F. Cantor Simon & Schuster (October 14, 2014)

Much of what we know about the greatest medical disaster ever, the Black Plague of the fourteenth century, is wrong. The details of the Plague etched in the minds of terrified schoolchildren -- the hideous black...


The Myth of Autism

by Michael J. Goldberg Skyhorse (July 29, 2014)

Experts agree that America is in the midst of a disturbing epidemic of what has thus far been diagnosed as autism. In just thirty years autism diagnoses have risen from 1 in 5,000 children to 1 in 110, according...


The Best Alternative Medicine

by Dr. Kenneth R. Pelletier & William L. Simon Touchstone (June 22, 2010)

The Best Alternative Medicine is the only book available today that both evaluates the major areas of alternative medicine and addresses how they can be used to treat specific conditions. Dr. Kenneth R. Pelletier...


Devil in the Milk: Illness, Health and the Politics of A1 and A2 Milk

by Keith Woodford & Thomas Cowan Chelsea Green Publishing (March 06, 2009)

This groundbreaking work is the first internationally published book to examine the link between a protein in the milk we drink and a range of serious illnesses, including heart disease, Type 1 diabetes, autism,...


The Parents' Guide to Hip Dysplasia

by Betsy Miller Hunter House (March 12, 2013)

The Parents’ Guide to Hip Dysplasia is the only consumer guide to one of the most common birth defects in our nation! Now instead of having to comb through medical texts or scour the internet for information,...


The Cancer Biopathy

by Wilhelm Reich Farrar, Straus and Giroux (July 01, 2013)

A Shrinking Disease Due to Chronic Sexual Starvation

What is cancer? Traditionally, medical science has thought of it as an invasive tumor arising spontaneously in an otherwise healthy organism. In contrast,...


Survival of the Sickest

by Dr. Sharon Moalem & Jonathan Prince William Morrow (October 13, 2009)

Joining the ranks of modern myth busters, Dr. Sharon Moalem turns our current understanding of illness on its head and challenges us to fundamentally change the way we think about our bodies, our health, and...


The Divided Mind

by John E. Sarno HarperCollins (October 13, 2009)

The Divided Mind is the crowning achievement of Dr. John E. Sarno's distinguished career as a groundbreaking medical pioneer, going beyond pain to address the entire spectrum of psychosomatic (mindbody) disorders....


Framing ADHD Children: A Critical Examination of the History, Discourse, and Everyday Experience of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder

by Adam Rafalovich Lexington Books (August 04, 2004)

An in depth study of how adults and children negotiate the meaning of ADHD within the contexts of the home, school, and clinic. Adam Rafalovich's book provides historical perspectives of ADHD alongside the everyday...


Environment, Society and the Black Death

by Per Lagerås Oxbow Books (January 30, 2016)

In the mid-fourteenth century the Black Death ravaged Europe, leading to dramatic population drop and social upheavals. Recurring plague outbreaks together with social factors pushed Europe into a deep crisis...


Medicine and Healing in the Ancient Mediterranean

by D. Michaelides Oxbow Books (May 30, 2014)

There are many recoverable aspects and indications concerning medicine and healing in the ancient past – from the archaeological evidence of skeletal remains, grave-goods comprising medical and/or surgical...


Medicine, Healing and Performance

by Effie Gemi-Iordanou, Stephen Gordon, Robert Matthew & Ellen McInnes Oxbow Books (February 13, 2014)

Whether it is the binding of shattered bones or the creation of herbal remedies, human agency is a central feature of the healing process. Both archaeological and anthropological research has contributed much...


Shuffling Nags, Lame Ducks

by Laszlo Bartosiewicz & Erika Gál Oxbow Books (November 01, 2013)

The analysis of animal bone assemblages from archaeological sites provides much valuable data concerning economic and husbandry practices in the past, as well as insights into cultural and symbolic or ritual...


Manufactured Bodies

by Gaynor Western & Jelena Bekvalac Oxbow Books (February 28, 2020)

Industrialization is a notoriously complex issue in terms of the hazards and benefits it has brought to human beings in our endeavors to improve our lives. This is never more evident than in the field of health...


Anoreksija, neizrekljiva praznina

by Ignac Schmidt Založba Pivec (December 08, 2020)

Anoreksija je najbolj smrtonosna duševna bolezen, zapiše avtor v prvem poglavju. Vprašanja so se mu vselej zdela pomembnejša kot odgovori, ki so ne glede na to, ali so bili to?ni ali napa?ni, vedno znova...


Fighting Spirit

by Fernando Ricksen, Vincent de Vries & Barry Ferguson Arena Sport (May 14, 2014)

Fernando Ricksen is a fighter. As a footballer, he carved out a fearsome reputation for Rangers, Zenit St Petersburg and the Netherlands. Throughout his time at Ibrox, his aggressive approach won him hero status...


Iris Grace

by Arabella Carter-Johnson Skyhorse (April 25, 2017)

Iris Grace is a beautiful little girl who, from a very young age, barely communicated, avoided social interaction with other people, and rarely smiled. From both before her diagnosis of autism and after, she...


Autism Adulthood

by Susan Senator & John Elder Robison Skyhorse (April 05, 2016)

One of the biggest fears of parents with children with autism is looming adulthood and all that it entails. In her new book Susan Senator takes the mystery out of adult life on the autism spectrum and conveys...


Temple Grandin

by Annette Wood Skyhorse (August 23, 2016)

Since Temple Grandin's life story was told in the 15 x Emmy-nominated film Temple Grandin, and since her heartwarming speech at the award ceremony, she has become one of the world's most well-known members of...


Love Is Not Enough

by Jenny Lexhed & Jennifer Hawkins Arcade (January 06, 2015)

When Jenny Lexhed and her husband have their first child, Lucas, they are living the dream. They?re happily married, they?ve just bought a house, the company they built together from the ground up is starting...


Living Well After an Alzheimer's Diagnosis

by P. Murali M.D. Doraiswamy, Lisa P. M.S.W. Gwyther & Tina Adler St. Martin's Press (August 30, 2011)

Previously published as part of THE ALZHEIMER'S ACTION PLAN.

What would you do if your mother was having memory problems?

Five million Americans have Alzheimer's disease, with a new diagnosis being made every...


The Patient Will See You Now

by Eric Topol Basic Books (October 24, 2016)

The essential guide by one of America's leading doctors to how digital technology enables all of us to take charge of our health

A trip to the doctor is almost a guarantee of misery. You'll make an appointment...


Of the Epidemics - and Historic Epidemics

by Hippocrates Al. & Hippocrates & Al. Lm Publishers (April 16, 2020)

pThis book presents the Hippocrates treatise of the epidemics, followed by an essay on historic epidemics. /p p"Epidemic denotes a spreading disease which attacks great numbers of people at certain seasons....


Vaccination and Preventive Medicine

by R. M. Pearce & James Walsh Lmp–History and Civilization Coll (April 03, 2020)

pThis book deals with the Story of Bacteriology and presents a history of Vaccination and Preventive Medicine./p p"The story of bacteriology can best be told by recounting the labors of Pasteur, for while bacteria...


Brain on Fire

by Susannah Cahalan Simon & Schuster Audio (March 31, 2020)

INCLUDES A NEW AUDIO AFTERWORD!

NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE STARRING CHLOË GRACE MORETZ

An award-winning memoir and instant New York Times bestseller that goes far beyond its riveting medical mystery, Brain on...


Life Without Diabetes

by Roy Taylor HarperAudio (March 17, 2020)

THE US EDITION OF THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER 

A momentous medical breakthrough ?a scientifically proven program for managing and reversing Type 2 Diabetes at any stage of health.

The fastest growing disease...


Influenza

by Jeremy Brown & Holter Graham Simon & Schuster Audio (December 18, 2018)

“Highlights that influenza is still a real and present threat and demonstrates the power and limitations of modern medicine.” ?The Wall Street Journal

“A surprisingly compelling and accessible story of...


The Answer to the Riddle Is Me

by David Stuart MacLean & Neil Shah Blackstone Publishing (January 14, 2014)

Imagine waking up in a train station in India with no ideawho you are or how you got there. This is what happened to David MacLean.

In 2002, at age twenty-eight, David MacLean woke up in aforeign land with his...


Jonas Salk

by Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs & Pam Ward Blackstone Publishing (October 06, 2015)

The authoritative account of one of the twentieth century's most important--and controversial--scientists

When a waiting world learned on April 12, 1955, that Jonas Salk had successfully created a vaccine to...


Reimagining Women's Cancers

by Michele Berman, Mark Boguski & David Tabatsky Health Communications Inc Eb (September 27, 2016)

America's fascination with celebrities never gets old. From People magazine, with a readership of 43 million to Internet sites like JustJared.com with over 80 million monthly views, celebrity information not...


Reimagining Men's Cancers

by Michele Berman, Mark Boguski & David Tabatsky Health Communications Inc Eb (October 04, 2016)

America's fascination with celebrities never gets old. From People magazine, with a readership of 43 million to Internet sites like JustJared.com with over 80 million monthly views, celebrity information not...


Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism 2011-2012

by Tony Lyons, Ken Siri, Rita Shreffler & Teri Arranga Skyhorse (April 01, 2011)

The parents of children with autism know that research is a full-time job. For parents with limited time, ability, or resources to do this, Ken Siri and Tony Lyons have compiled the latest in autism research...


Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism 2010-2011

by Tony Lyons, Ken Siri, Mark Freilich & Teri Arranga Skyhorse (April 01, 2010)

For parents of children with autism, research is a full-time job. For parents with limited time, ability, or resources to do this, Ken Siri and Tony Lyons have compiled the latest in autism theory, research,...


The Younger Next Year Back Book

by Chris Crowley & Jeremy James Workman Publishing Company (August 07, 2018)

“A great book for back-pain sufferers and their caregivers alike.”—Todd J. Albert MD, Surgeon-in-Chief and Medical Director, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

If there’s one lesson to learn from...


Living Beyond Lyme

by Joseph J. Trunzo Changemakers Books (August 31, 2018)

Living Beyond Lyme helps patients side-step the often frustrating controversy surrounding Lyme disease. This book instead focuses on living meaningfully, using mindfulness and Acceptance & Commitment Therapy...


Diagnosis and Treatment of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Myalgic Encephalitis

by Sarah Myhill Chelsea Green Publishing (April 25, 2018)

Mitochondria are the powerhouses of our cells, essential for the production and management of energy at the cell level. Dr. Sarah Myhill has spent years studying the relationship between mitochondrial malfunction...


The Diabetes Code

by Dr. Jason Fung & Nina Teicholz Greystone Books (April 03, 2018)

From acclaimed author Dr. Jason Fung, a revolutionary guide to reversing diabetes.

Dr. Jason Fung forever changed the way we think about obesity with his best-selling book, The Obesity Code. Now he has set out...


Influenza

by Jeremy Brown Atria Books (December 18, 2018)

“Highlights that influenza is still a real and present threat and demonstrates the power and limitations of modern medicine.” ?The Wall Street Journal

“A surprisingly compelling and accessible story of...


The Deadliest Diseases in History - Biology for Kids | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

Did you know that some of the common diseases today were once very deadly because of the lack of proper knowledge against them? Take a step back in time and review some of the deadliest diseases in history....


Fighting the Big C : What Cancer Does to the Body - Biology 6th Grade | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

What is cancer and why do so many people succumb to it? This biology book for sixth graders will discuss what happens to the body when cancer cells attack. Where does cancer come from and how can you beat it?...


Germ Smart! Infectious Diseases for Kids | Children's Biology Books

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (June 15, 2017)

Get smart about germs to escape them at all possibilities. This book will outline some of the most common infectious diseases known to man. Being equipped with the knowledge included in this book will help improve...


The Homespun Origins of Vaccination

by Patrick Pead Timefile Books (April 16, 2017)

If you think you know how vaccination began - think again - because its dawn is clouded in myth and misrepresentation. Not a ‘discovery or an ‘invention’, vaccination was a development of what had gone...


Disease and Sanitation in Victorian Britian

by Gordon Cook Melrose Books (February 14, 2017)

This book highlights the huge advances made in prevention of infectious disease(s) in Victorian Britain. The actual cause of most disease was then unknown, as it was throughout most of the nineteenth century,...


Before the Germ Theory

by Gordon Cook Melrose Books (February 14, 2017)

Antibiotic resistance in bacteria is rapidly becoming a major concern of medical practitioners worldwide. In fact, unless it is dealt with as a matter of urgency, we shall return to the ‘Dark Ages of Medicine’...


Microscopic Colitis

by Wayne Persky Persky Farms (August 27, 2012)

Many gastroenterologists refer to microscopic colitis as a nuisance disease with a benign course. Some doctors seem to confuse it with IBS and they try to treat it as though it were IBS. For many patients though,...


The Handy Diabetes Answer Book

by Patricia Barnes-Svarney & Thomas E. Svarney Visible Ink Press (August 01, 2017)

A primer on the metabolic disease that leads to high blood sugars, its history, and how to prevent, control and treat it. Answers, in plain English, to nearly 950 questions from basic science and medicine behind...


What is Cancer? Kids Book About Cancer

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

What is the Big C and why is everyone is afraid of it? This educational resource will explain what cancer is and what it is not. The information may not be as comprehensive as doctors would explain it, but it...


Human Body Book | Introduction to the Nervous System | Children's Anatomy & Physiology Edition

by Baby Professor Baby Professor (February 15, 2017)

The nervous system is in the highlight in this descriptive educational book. The combination of pictures and texts is most welcomed because it makes learning more fun and effective. Children will be encouraged...