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Overcoming Hypertension
Overcoming Hypertension
Written by Kenneth H. Cooper
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307489272
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Overcoming Hypertension

Written by Kenneth H. Cooper


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2012
Price: $11.99

Like a time bomb ticking away, hypertension  builds quietly, gradually, placing unbearable strain on  the body until it explodes--in heart attack,  stroke, kidney failure, arterial disease, even death.  But the disease does not have to progress that  way. Here, in the third volume of the highly  acclaimed Preventive Medicine Program,  Dr. Kenneth H. Cooper, one of the nations... Read more >
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Natural Treatments for Tics and Tourette's
A Patient and Family Guide
Written by Sheila J. Rogers


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $19.95

This welcome guide explains how to treat tics and Tourette’s syndrome using natural and alternative therapies, from nutritional therapy, behavioral and counseling therapies, EEG biofeedback, and homeopathy to bodywork, energy medicine, and Chinese medicine. Author Sheila Rogers discusses categories of tics including spasmodic facial movements, eye blinking, mild sounds, and humming... Read more >
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Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
The Inside Story of Eradicating a Worldwide Killer
Written by D. A. Henderson, M.D.


Format: eBook
On Sale: September 25, 2009
Price: $11.99

For more than 3000 years, hundreds of millions of people have died or been left permanently scarred or blind by the relentless, incurable disease called smallpox. In 1967, Dr. D.A. Henderson became director of a worldwide campaign to eliminate this disease from the face of the earth.

This spellbinding book is Dr... Read more >
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Rising Plague
Rising Plague
Written by Brad Spellberg, M.D., Foreword by David Gilbert
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591027508
Our Price: $26.00
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Rising Plague
The Global Threat from Deadly Bacteria and Our Dwindling Arsenal to Fight Them
Written by Brad Spellberg, M.D.
Foreword by David Gilbert


Format: Hardcover, 264 pages
On Sale: September 22, 2009
Price: $26.00

Antibiotic-resistant microbes infect more than 2 million Americans and kill over 100,000 each year. They spread rapidly, even in such seemingly harmless places as high school locker rooms, where they infect young athletes. Throughout the world, many more people are dying from these infections. Astoundingly, as antibiotic resistant infections are skyrocketing... Read more >
Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
Written by D. A. Henderson, M.D., Foreword by Richard Preston
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591027225
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Smallpox: The Death of a Disease
The Inside Story of Eradicating a Worldwide Killer
Written by D. A. Henderson, M.D.
Foreword by Richard Preston


Format: Hardcover, 334 pages
On Sale: June 23, 2009
Price: $27.99

For more than 3000 years, hundreds of millions of people have died or been left permanently scarred or blind by the relentless, incurable disease called smallpox. In 1967, Dr. D.A. Henderson became director of a worldwide campaign to eliminate this disease from the face of the earth.

This spellbinding book is Dr... Read more >
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When Germs Travel
When Germs Travel
Written by Howard Markel
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307493071
Our Price: $13.99
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When Germs Travel
Six Major Epidemics That Have Invaded America and the Fears They Have Unleashed
Written by Howard Markel


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2009
Price: $13.99

The struggle against deadly microbes is endless. Diseases that have plagued human beings since ancient times still exist, new maladies like SARS make their way into the headlines, we are faced with vaccine shortages, and the threat of germ warfare has reemerged as a worldwide threat.

In this riveting account, medical historian...

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Natural Treatments for Tics and Tourette's
Natural Treatments for Tics and Tourette's
Written by Sheila J. Rogers
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556437472
Our Price: $19.95
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Natural Treatments for Tics and Tourette's
A Patient and Family Guide
Written by Sheila J. Rogers


Format: Trade Paperback, 360 pages
On Sale: October 21, 2008
Price: $19.95

This welcome guide explains how to treat tics and Tourette’s syndrome using natural and alternative therapies, from nutritional therapy, behavioral and counseling therapies, EEG biofeedback, and homeopathy to bodywork, energy medicine, and Chinese medicine. Author Sheila Rogers discusses categories of tics including spasmodic facial movements, eye blinking, mild sounds, and humming... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage
Valuing All Families under the Law
Written by Nancy D. Polikoff and Michael Bronski


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 1, 2008
Price: $18.00

The debate over marriage equality for same-sex couples rages across the country. Beyond (Straight and Gay) Marriage boldly moves the discussion forward by focusing on the larger, more fundamental issue of marriage and the law. The root problem, asserts law professor and LGBT rights activist Nancy Polikoff, is that marriage is... Read more >
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Curing MS
Curing MS
Written by Howard L. Weiner, M.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307420527
Our Price: $13.99
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Curing MS
How Science Is Solving the Mysteries of Multiple Sclerosis
Written by Howard L. Weiner, M.D.


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $13.99

What causes multiple sclerosis?

When will there be a cure?

Dr. Howard Weiner has spent nearly three decades trying to find answers to the mysteries of multiple sclerosis, an utterly confounding and debilitating disease that afflicts almost half a million Americans. Curing MS is his moving, personal account of the long-term scientific quest... Read more >
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Life and Breath
Life and Breath
Written by Neil Schachter
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307419095
Our Price: $15.99
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Life and Breath
The Breakthrough Guide to the Latest Strategies for Fighting Asthma and Other Re spiratory Problems -- At Any Age
Written by Neil Schachter


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $15.99

The fourth leading cause of death in the United States, COPD, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, affects an estimated 35 million Americans. Yet only half are aware that they are seriously ill. Life and Breath, by Dr. Neil Schachter, is the first book that alerts people to their risks for COPD... Read more >
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Moving Mountains
Moving Mountains
Written by Anne-Christine D'Adesky
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844675432
Our Price: $23.00
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Moving Mountains
The Race to Treat Global AIDS
Written by Anne-Christine D'Adesky


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2006
Price: $23.00

In dispatches written from around the world, Anne-christine d’Adesky reports on the greatest challenge facing us today: the global effort to provide life-saving medicines and care to 40 million people living with HIV and AIDS in resource-poor countries, the great majority in sub-Saharan Africa. She analyzes the obstacles to providing universal... Read more >
Yellow Fever
Yellow Fever
Written by James L. Dickerson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781591023999
Our Price: $26.99
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Yellow Fever
A Deadly Disease Poised to Kill Again
Written by James L. Dickerson


Format: Hardcover, 271 pages
On Sale: April 4, 2006
Price: $26.99

Yellow fever is unlikely to be found on a list of potential health threats facing Americans today. Most people, if they have heard of the disease at all, would consider it a historical curiosity from a bygone era. In this fascinating study of a once-terrifying pandemic, author James L. Dickerson makes... Read more >
Curing MS
Curing MS
Written by Howard L. Weiner, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307236043
Our Price: $14.95
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Curing MS
How Science Is Solving the Mysteries of Multiple Sclerosis
Written by Howard L. Weiner, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: October 25, 2005
Price: $14.95

What causes multiple sclerosis? When will there be a cure?

Dr. Howard Weiner has spent nearly three decades trying to find answers to the mysteries of multiple sclerosis, an utterly confounding and devastating disease that afflicts almost half a million Americans. Curing MS is his moving, personal account of the long-term scientific... Read more >
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When Germs Travel
When Germs Travel
Written by Howard Markel
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375726026
Our Price: $15.00
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When Germs Travel
Six Major Epidemics That Have Invaded America and the Fears They Have Unleashed
Written by Howard Markel


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $15.00

The struggle against deadly microbes is endless. Diseases that have plagued human beings since ancient times still exist, new maladies like SARS make their way into the headlines, we are faced with vaccine shortages, and the threat of germ warfare has reemerged as a worldwide threat.

In this riveting account, medical historian...

Read more >
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