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Anatomy of the Moving Body, Second Edition
Anatomy of the Moving Body, Second Edition
Written by Theodore Dimon, Jr., Illustrated by John Qualter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556437205
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Anatomy of the Moving Body, Second Edition
A Basic Course in Bones, Muscles, and Joints
Written by Theodore Dimon, Jr.
Illustrated by John Qualter


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: May 27, 2008
Price: $21.95

Learning anatomy requires more than pictures and labels; it requires a way "into" the subject, a means of making sense of what is being shown. Anatomy of the Moving Body addresses that need with a simple yet complete study of the body's complex system of bones, muscles, and joints and how... Read more >
The Anatomy of Sports Injuries
The Anatomy of Sports Injuries
Written by Brad Walker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556436666
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The Anatomy of Sports Injuries

Written by Brad Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2007
Price: $29.95

Everyone who plays sports experiences injuries. Many people never fully recover because they’re not aware of what they can do to facilitate recovery. But there’s no need to simply resign yourself to “living with” a sports injury. In The Anatomy of Sports Injuries, author Brad Walker brings years of expertise—he works... Read more >
The Thyroid Solution
The Thyroid Solution
Written by Ridha Arem
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345496621
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The Thyroid Solution
A Revolutionary Mind-Body Program for Regaining Your Emotional and Physical Health
Written by Ridha Arem


Format: Trade Paperback, 464 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2007
Price: $18.00

It's sometimes called a hidden epidemic: One in ten Americans--more than twenty million people, most of them women--has a thyroid disorder. At any given time, millions of people have an undiagnosed thyroid disorder and experience a chronic mental anguish that almost certainly arises from the very same source. Yet many primary-care... Read more >
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Ageless Face, Ageless Mind
Ageless Face, Ageless Mind
Written by Nicholas Perricone, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345502353
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Ageless Face, Ageless Mind
Erase Wrinkles and Rejuvenate the Brain
Written by Nicholas Perricone, M.D.


Format: eBook, 368 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2007
Price: $12.99

In this revolutionary book, bestselling author and anti-aging expert Dr. Nicholas Perricone reveals a completely new and hidden threat to our looks and our health–and gives us a program to defeat it.

Dr. Nicholas Perricone has gotten to the bottom of accelerated aging with the discovery of AGEs (Advanced Glycation End Products)... Read more >
Mindless Eating
Mindless Eating
Written by Brian Wansink, Ph.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553384482
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Mindless Eating
Why We Eat More Than We Think
Written by Brian Wansink, Ph.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: August 28, 2007
Price: $15.00

In this illuminating and groundbreaking new book, food psychologist Brian Wansink shows why you may not realize how much you’re eating, what you’re eating–or why you’re even eating at all.

• Does food with a brand name really taste better?
• Do you hate brussels sprouts because your mother did?
• Does the size... Read more >
The Little Book of Big Medical Emergencies
The Little Book of Big Medical Emergencies
Written by Stuart Fischer and Mark D. Steisel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578262472
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The Little Book of Big Medical Emergencies
How to Recognize and Respond to the Most Common Medical Emergencies
Written by Stuart Fischer and Mark D. Steisel


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: June 19, 2007
Price: $12.95

The Little Book of Big Medical Emergencies puts life-saving information at your fingertips, including:

· How to save someone who is fainting, choking, or drowning
· How to tell if someone is having a stroke, heart attack, or epileptic seizure
· How to identify a life-threatening allergic reaction, kidney infection, or pneumonia
· How... Read more >
Mindless Eating
Mindless Eating
Written by Brian Wansink, Ph.D.
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ISBN: 9780553904031
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Mindless Eating
Why We Eat More Than We Think
Written by Brian Wansink, Ph.D.


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 19, 2006
Price: $11.99

This book will literally change the way you think about your next meal. Food psychologist Brian Wansink revolutionizes our awareness of how much, what, and why we’re eating—often without realizing it. His findings will astound you.
 
• Can the size of your plate really influence your appetite?
• Why do you eat more... Read more >
American Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia
American Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia
Written by American Medical Association
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375721809
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American Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia

Written by American Medical Association


Format: Trade Paperback, 848 pages
On Sale: December 12, 2006
Price: $25.99

In this era of abundant health information from many different sources, you can trust the American Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia to bring you accurate, authoritative information drawing on the expertise of doctors including a broad spectrum of specialists. The American Medical Association Concise Medical Encyclopedia covers thousands of topics, including... Read more >
Get Healthy Now!
Get Healthy Now!
Written by Gary Null, Contribution by Amy McDonald
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583227534
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Get Healthy Now!
A Complete Guide to Prevention, Treatment, and Healthy Living
Written by Gary Null
Contribution by Amy McDonald


Format: Trade Paperback, 1152 pages
On Sale: November 7, 2006
Price: $29.95

The fully revised and updated edition to the national bestseller Get Healthy Now! includes new research and nutritional advice for treating allergies, Diabetes, PMS, Andropause, and everything in-between. From healthy skin and hair to foot and leg care, and featuring an up-to-date Alternative Practitioners Guide, Get Healthy Now! is your one-stop... Read more >
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Why Do Men Fall Asleep After Sex?
Why Do Men Fall Asleep After Sex?
Written by Mark Leyner and Billy Goldberg, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307345974
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Why Do Men Fall Asleep After Sex?
More Questions You'd Only Ask a Doctor After Your Third Whiskey Sour
Written by Mark Leyner and Billy Goldberg, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2006
Price: $13.95

The Doctor Is In . . . Again!

Did the mega-bestselling Why Do Men Have Nipples? exhaust your curiosity about stuff odd, icky, kinky, noxious, libidinous, or just plain embarrassing? No, you say? Well, good, because the doctor and his able-bodied buddy are in! Again! Mark Leyner and Billy Goldberg, M.D., now... Read more >
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Diabetes: Prevention, Control, and Cure
Diabetes: Prevention, Control, and Cure
Written by Seymour L. Alterman, M.D. and Donald A. Kullman, MD
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345485892
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Diabetes: Prevention, Control, and Cure

Written by Seymour L. Alterman, M.D. and Donald A. Kullman, MD


Format: Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: March 28, 2006
Price: $7.99

If you or someone you love has diabetes, you need this up-to-date, accessible, and comprehensive guide. Written by two experienced physicians, this trusted reference, now completely revised, shares everything you need to know to keep yourself in the best possible health. Discover

• the causes of diabetes–and how to prevent it and... Read more >
The Merck Manual of Health & Aging
The Merck Manual of Health & Aging
Written by Merck & Co., Inc.
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780345482754
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The Merck Manual of Health & Aging

Written by Merck & Co., Inc.


Format: Paperback, 1104 pages
On Sale: December 27, 2005
Price: $7.99

From one of the most trusted names in medical references comes an accessible, all-inclusive guide for older adults that shares what measures to take to optimize the aging process, prevent disease, and improve your overall health. Inside you’ll discover clear, authoritative information on

• preventive medical care and good nutrition
• common medical... Read more >
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The Merck Manual of Health & Aging
The Merck Manual of Health & Aging
Written by Merck & Co., Inc.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345482747
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The Merck Manual of Health & Aging
The comprehensive guide to the changes and challenges of aging-for older adults and those who care for and about them
Written by Merck & Co., Inc.


Format: Trade Paperback, 992 pages
On Sale: November 29, 2005
Price: $18.95

"A VALUABLE RESOURCE FOR ANYONE WHO SEEKS A HEALTHIER OLD AGE FOR THEMSELVES OR THEIR LOVED ONES.”
–William D. Novelli, CEO, AARP

If aging were an open book, it would be The Merck Manual of Health & Aging. From one of the most trusted names in medical reference comes an accessible, all-inclusive guide... Read more >
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Why Do Men Have Nipples?
Why Do Men Have Nipples?
Written by Mark Leyner and Billy Goldberg, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307337047
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Why Do Men Have Nipples?
Hundreds of Questions You'd Only Ask a Doctor After Your Third Martini
Written by Mark Leyner and Billy Goldberg, M.D.


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2005
Price: $9.99

Is There a Doctor in the House?

Say you’re at a party. You’ve had a martini or three, and you mingle through the crowd, wondering how long you need to stay before going out for pizza. Suddenly you’re introduced to someone new, Dr. Nice Tomeetya. You forget the pizza. Now is the... Read more >
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Why Do Men Have Nipples?
Why Do Men Have Nipples?
Written by Mark Leyner and Billy Goldberg, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400082315
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Why Do Men Have Nipples?
Hundreds of Questions You'd Only Ask a Doctor After Your Third Martini
Written by Mark Leyner and Billy Goldberg, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 224 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2005
Price: $14.00

Is There a Doctor in the House?

Say you’re at a party. You’ve had a martini or three, and you mingle through the crowd, wondering how long you need to stay before going out for pizza. Suddenly you’re introduced to someone new, Dr. Nice Tomeetya. You forget the pizza. Now is the... Read more >
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Drugs For Less
Drugs For Less
Written by Michael P. Cecil, M.D., Foreword by Ferrol Sams, Jr., M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781578261925
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Drugs For Less
The Complete Guide to Free and Discounted Prescription Drugs
Written by Michael P. Cecil, M.D.
Foreword by Ferrol Sams, Jr., M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: April 19, 2005
Price: $13.95

The first easy-to-use reference guide to saving 50% or more on the 250 most commonly prescribed medications in the United States.

Over 40 million Americans lack health insurance. Another 40 million Americans are insured by Medicare and do not have prescription medications as a covered benefit. The 50 million covered by Medicaid... Read more >
The Corinne T. Netzer Dieter's Activity Diary
The Corinne T. Netzer Dieter's Activity Diary
Written by Corinne T. Netzer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780385338219
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The Corinne T. Netzer Dieter's Activity Diary

Written by Corinne T. Netzer


Format: Trade Paperback, 176 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2004
Price: $11.00

KEEP TRACK OF YOUR ACTIVITY–AND SEE THE RESULTS!

Exercise plays a crucial role in weight loss and healthy living–and now staying fit is easier with this handy, portable two-page-per-day activity diary. Just keep track of your daily spare-time activities, both sedentary and active–
and follow your progress day by day. You’ll be able... Read more >
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