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Overdiagnosed

Written by H. Gilbert Welch


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 18, 2011
Price: $24.95

From a nationally recognized expert, an exposé of the worst excesses of our zeal for medical testing

Going against the conventional wisdom reinforced by the medical establishment and Big Pharma that more screening is the best preventative medicine, Dr. Gilbert Welch builds a compelling counterargument that what we need are fewer, not... Read more >
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The Diet Fix
The Diet Fix
Written by Yoni Freedhoff M.D.
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780804137577
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The Diet Fix
Why Diets Fail and How to Make Yours Work
Written by Yoni Freedhoff M.D.


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $25.99

Despite the success stories publicized by Atkins, South Beach, Weight Watchers, and others, 90% of all diets end in failure.  How can fix the way we lose weight so that we make results last?
 
Weight loss expert Dr. Yoni Freedhoff has uncovered the flawed thinking that sabotages even the most... Read more >
We Band of Angels
We Band of Angels
Written by Elizabeth Norman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307799579
Our Price: $9.99
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We Band of Angels
The Untold Story of the American Women Trapped on Bataan
Written by Elizabeth Norman


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: June 29, 2011
Price: $9.99

In the fall of 1941, the Philippines was a gardenia-scented paradise for the American Army and Navy nurses stationed there. War was a distant rumor, life a routine of easy shifts and dinners under the stars. On December 8 all that changed, as Japanese bombs began raining down on American bases... Read more >
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Seeing Voices
Seeing Voices
Written by Oliver Sacks
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375704079
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Seeing Voices

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: November 28, 2000
Price: $15.00

Like The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, this is a fascinating voyage into a strange and wonderful land, a provocative meditation on communication, biology, adaptation, and culture.  In Seeing Voices, Oliver Sacks turns his attention to the subject of deafness, and the result is a deeply felt portrait of... Read more >
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The Touch of Healing
The Touch of Healing
Written by Alice Burmeister
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780804149785
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The Touch of Healing
Energizing the Body, Mind, and Spirit With Jin Shin Jyutsu
Written by Alice Burmeister


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: July 3, 2013
Price: $12.99

The Touch of Healing offers readers the means to greater health, vitality, and self-understanding through the practice of an ancient oriental healing art and practical holistic philosophy called Jin Shin Jystsu. Gentle touching similar to acupressure is used to release tension that accumulates and is at the root of dysfunction, disease... Read more >
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A Nurse's Story
A Nurse's Story
Written by Tilda Shalof
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781551991412
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A Nurse's Story

Written by Tilda Shalof


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 5, 2010
Price: $13.99

The team of nurses that Tilda Shalof found herself working with in the intensive care unit (ICU) of a big-city hospital was known as “Laura’s Line.” They were a bit wild: smart, funny, disrespectful of authority, but also caring and incredibly committed to their jobs. Laura set the tone with her... Read more >
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Being Well (Even When You're Sick)
Being Well (Even When You're Sick)
Written by Elana Rosenbaum
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781611800005
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Being Well (Even When You're Sick)
Mindfulness Practices for People with Cancer and Other Serious Illnesses
Written by Elana Rosenbaum


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $14.95

Maintaining a state of well-being and equanimity in the midst of serious disease is a challenge, but mindfulness can help make it possible. It is a process of bringing a fierce but loving attention to everything that arises in our mind and body. The simple techniques Elana Rosenbaum presents here are... Read more >
Kangaroo Care
Kangaroo Care
Written by Susan Ludington-Hoe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780553372458
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Kangaroo Care
The Best You Can Do to Help Your Preterm Infant
Written by Susan Ludington-Hoe


Format: Trade Paperback, 244 pages
On Sale: September 1, 1993
Price: $15.00

GIVE YOUR PRETERM BABY THE BEST POSSIBLE START IN LIFE
 
If you have just given birth to a preterm infant, you and your baby both face special challenges. Parents long to help their baby but often feel isolated and frightened by hospital procedures.
 
Now there is wonderful news for... Read more >
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A Consultation With the Back Doctor
A Consultation With the Back Doctor
Written by Hamilton Hall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780771037795
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A Consultation With the Back Doctor

Written by Hamilton Hall


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: February 10, 2004
Price: $19.99

The latest advice from the original bestselling Back Doctor

Twenty-five years ago, Dr. Hamilton Hall wrote the book that changed the way back-pain sufferers deal with their affliction. In The Back Doctor, he advocated activity instead of bed rest. In place of braces and girdles, he suggested that patients follow a program... Read more >
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Zoobiquity
Zoobiquity
Written by Barbara Natterson-Horowitz and Kathryn Bowers
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307958389
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Zoobiquity
What Animals Can Teach Us About Health and the Science of Healing
Written by Barbara Natterson-Horowitz and Kathryn Bowers


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: June 12, 2012
Price: $11.99

In the spring of 2005, cardiologist Barbara Natterson-Horowitz was called to consult on an unusual patient: an Emperor tamarin at the Los Angeles Zoo. While examining the tiny monkey’s sick heart, she learned that wild animals can die of a form of cardiac arrest brought on by extreme emotional stress. It... Read more >
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