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A Fortunate Man
A Fortunate Man
Written by John Berger
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307794185
Our Price: $11.99
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A Fortunate Man
The Story of a Country Doctor
Written by John Berger


Format: eBook, 176 pages
On Sale: July 13, 2011
Price: $11.99

In this quietly revolutionary work of social observation and medical philosophy, Booker Prize-winning writer John Berger and the photographer Jean Mohr train their gaze on an English country doctor and find a universal man--one who has taken it upon himself to recognize his patient's humanity when illness and the fear of... Read more >
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The Doula Guide to Birth
The Doula Guide to Birth
Written by Ananda Lowe and Rachel Zimmerman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780553906592
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The Doula Guide to Birth
Secrets Every Pregnant Woman Should Know
Written by Ananda Lowe and Rachel Zimmerman


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: May 19, 2009
Price: $13.99

Here is your guide to the fastest-growing trend in childbirth—a tradition as old as motherhood itself. Doulas, or professional labor assistants, have led thousands of expectant women through the birthing process in a way that’s safe and meaningful, and that creates the birth and postbirth experience all mothers long for.

What exactly... Read more >
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Doctors Are More Harmful Than Germs
How Surgery Can Be Hazardous to Your Health And What to Do About It
Written by Harvey Bigelsen, M.D.
Contribution by Lisa Haller


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $17.95

Most people would consider a knife wound to the stomach a serious health risk, but a similar scalpel wound in an operating room is often shrugged off. In Doctors Are More Harmful Than Germs, Dr. Harvey Bigelsen explains how today’s medical doctors overprescribe surgery and ignore its long-term health implications. Any... 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: $13.99

“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 >
Pain-Wise
A Patient's Guide to Pain Management
Written by David Kloth, M.D., Andrea Trescot, M.D. and Francis Riegler, M.D.


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $9.99

Chronic Pain Doesn't Have to be a Life Sentence!

Suffering from chronic pain can be incredibly isolating and frustrating. Visiting doctor after doctor can leave you feeling as if there is no treatment for your pain. If you or a loved one is suffering from chronic pain, this book can be a... Read more >
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A Short History of Medicine
A Short History of Medicine
Written by F. González-Crussi 
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781588368218
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A Short History of Medicine

Written by F. González-Crussi 


Format: eBook
On Sale: November 11, 2008
Price: $11.99

In this lively, learned, and wholly engrossing volume, F. González-Crussi presents a brief yet authoritative five-hundred-year history of the science, the philosophy, and the controversies of modern medicine. While this illuminating work mainly explores Western medicine over the past five centuries, González-Crussi also describes how modern medicine’s roots extend to both... Read more >
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Vintage Sacks
Vintage Sacks
Written by Oliver Sacks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307430052
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Vintage Sacks

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $9.99

Vintage Readers are a perfect introduction to some of the great modern writers presented in attractive, accessible paperback editions.

“It is Dr. Sacks’s gift that he has found a way to enlarge our experience and understanding of what the human is.” —The Wall Street Journal

Dubbed “the poet laureate of medicine” by The... Read more >
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The Antidepressant Survival Guide
The Antidepressant Survival Guide
Written by Robert J. Hedaya, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307779625
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The Antidepressant Survival Guide
The Clinically Proven Program to Enhance the Benefits and Beat the Side Effects of Your Medication
Written by Robert J. Hedaya, M.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2011
Price: $11.99

"Now patients can have the best of both worlds -- freedom from depression and freedom from side effects. Dr. Robert Hedaya offers a wealth of wisdom drawn from years of clinical experience, research, and teaching. This book is a much-needed lantern in the darkness."
-- Norman Rosenthal, M.D., author of St. John's... Read more >
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Teasing Secrets from the Dead
Teasing Secrets from the Dead
Written by Emily Craig, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781400082650
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Teasing Secrets from the Dead
My Investigations at America's Most Infamous Crime Scenes
Written by Emily Craig, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: August 31, 2004
Price: $13.99

Teasing Secrets from the Dead is a front-lines story of crime scene investigation at some of the most infamous sites in recent history.
In this absorbing, surprising, and undeniably compelling book, forensics expert Emily Craig tells her own story of a life spent teasing secrets from the dead.

Emily Craig has been... Read more >
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Fragile Beginnings
Discoveries and Triumphs in the Newborn ICU
Written by Adam Wolfberg, MD


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 7, 2012
Price: $24.95

This is a gripping medical narrative that brings readers into the complex world of newborn intensive care, where brilliant but imperfect doctors do all they can to coax life into their tiny, injured patients. Dr. Adam Wolfberg--journalist, physician specializing in high-risk pregnancies, and father to a child born weighing under two... Read more >
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