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Dosed
The Medication Generation Grows Up
Written by Kaitlin Bell Barnett


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 10, 2012
Price: $25.95

Over the last two decades, we have seen a dramatic spike in the number of young people taking psychiatric medication--but, despite a heated debate on the issue, we haven't heard directly from the "medicated kids" themselves. In Dosed, Kaitlin Bell Barnett, who was diagnosed with depression as a teenager, weaves together... Read more >
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Biokinetics and Biodynamics of Human Differentiation
Principles and Applications
Written by E. Blechschmidt, M.D. and R.F. Gasser, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 312 pages
On Sale: May 15, 2012
Price: $26.95

Fifty years ago the field of human embryology was incomplete; prior to that time the anatomy of early human embryos was still unknown, and there was much to be learned about the older stages of human embryonic development. It is now understood that human organs result from step-by-step differentiations of the... Read more >
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The Uncertain Art
The Uncertain Art
Written by Sherwin B. Nuland
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588367235
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The Uncertain Art
Thoughts on a Life in Medicine
Written by Sherwin B. Nuland


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: May 20, 2008
Price: $12.99

“Life is short, and the Art so long; the occasion fleeting; experience fallacious; and judgment difficult. The physician must not only be prepared to do what is right himself, but also to make the patient, the attendants, and the externals, cooperate.”
–attributed to Hippocrates, c. 400 B.C.E.

The award-winning author of How We... Read more >
The Veterinarians' Guide to Your Dog's Symptoms
The Veterinarians' Guide to Your Dog's Symptoms
Written by Michael S. Garvey, D.V.M. and Anne E. Hohenhaus, D.V.M.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307492869
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The Veterinarians' Guide to Your Dog's Symptoms

Written by Michael S. Garvey, D.V.M. and Anne E. Hohenhaus, D.V.M.


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $12.99

The experts reveal how to interpret and understand your dog's symptoms
and what steps to take to ensure its health.

This comprehensive and practical book is designed to assist dog owners in understanding their pets' bodies and health based on signs and symptoms of disease, and in determining the most common medical... Read more >
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Comfortably Numb
Comfortably Numb
Written by Charles Barber
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307377081
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Comfortably Numb
How Psychiatry Medicated a Nation
Written by Charles Barber


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 5, 2008
Price: $13.99

American doctors dispense approximately 230 million antidepressant prescriptions every year, more than any other class of medication. Charles Barber explores this disturbing phenomenon, examining the ways in which pharmaceutical companies first create the need for a drug and then rush to fill it. Most importantly, he convincingly argues that, without an... Read more >
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Powerful Medicines
Powerful Medicines
Written by Jerry Avorn, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307489753
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Powerful Medicines
The Benefits, Risks, and Costs of Prescription Drugs
Written by Jerry Avorn, M.D.


Format: eBook, 480 pages
On Sale: December 10, 2008
Price: $13.99

If you believe that the latest blockbuster medication is worth a premium price over your generic brand, or that doctors have access to all the information they need about a drug’s safety and effectiveness each time they write a prescription, Dr. Jerry Avorn has some sobering news. Drawing on more than... Read more >
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An Apple A Day

Written by Joe Schwarcz


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: January 13, 2009
Price: $14.95

Eat salmon. It’s full of good omega-3 fats. Don’t eat salmon. It’s full of PCBs and mercury. Eat more veggies. They’re full of good antioxidants. Don’t eat more veggies. The pesticides will give you cancer.

Forget your dinner jacket and put on your lab coat: you have to be a... Read more >
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Your Thyroid
Your Thyroid
Written by Lawrence C. Wood, M.D., David S. Cooper, M.D. and E. Chester Ridgway, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307833907
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Your Thyroid
A Home Reference
Written by Lawrence C. Wood, M.D., David S. Cooper, M.D. and E. Chester Ridgway, M.D.


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: May 22, 2013
Price: $11.99

Do you feel sluggish or depressed? Do you tire easily? Are you overly sensitive to the cold? Do you feel swollen or overweight?

An overactive or underactive thyroid could be the hidden cause behind many of these common symptoms. Left untreated, a malfunctioning thyroid may lead to serious complications. Once diagnosed... Read more >
Touched By Fire
Touched By Fire
Written by Elliott Leyton, Photographed by Greg Locke
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551995892
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Touched By Fire
Doctors Without Borders in a Third World Crisis
Written by Elliott Leyton
Photographed by Greg Locke


Format: eBook, 118 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2014
Price: $11.99

When the rapes and massacres, the plagues, the famines, the floods, or the droughts erupt in far-off places, the world stands still. MSF does not.

They are the “smoke jumpers” among international aid organizations. While others are often stymied or delayed by bureaucratic red tape, the men and women of Doctors Without... Read more >
Prescription for a Healthy Nation
A New Approach to Improving Our Lives by Fixing Our Everyday World
Written by Tom Farley and Deb Cohen


Format: eBook
On Sale: May 1, 2005
Price: $21.00

America spends more than twice as much for health care as any other nation. So why are Americans among the sickest people in the industrialized world?

Public health experts Tom Farley and Deborah A. Cohen show that the answer does not lie in our medical care system but rather in the... Read more >
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