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Healthy at Home
Get Well and Stay Well Without Prescriptions
Written by Tieraona Low Dog, M.D.


Format: eBook, 224 pages
On Sale: January 14, 2014
Price: $26.00

Get the how, when, and why of getting better and staying well with homemade remedies that the doctor orders. 

National Geographic helps you take charge of health care guided by a physician expert in natural healing, herbal medicine, and home remedies. Never have we needed this advice more than now, as worries... Read more >
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Marketplace of the Marvelous
The Strange Origins of Modern Medicine
Written by Erika Janik


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $28.95

An entertaining introduction to the quacks, snake-oil salesmen, and charlatans, who often had a point
 
Despite rampant scientific innovation in nineteenth-century America, traditional medicine still adhered to ancient healing methods such as induced vomiting and bleeding, blistering, and sweating patients. Facing such horrors, many patients ran with open arms... Read more >
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Marketplace of the Marvelous
Marketplace of the Marvelous
Written by Erika Janik
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807022085
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Marketplace of the Marvelous
The Strange Origins of Modern Medicine
Written by Erika Janik


Format: Hardcover, 352 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $28.95

An entertaining introduction to the quacks, snake-oil salesmen, and charlatans, who often had a point
 
Despite rampant scientific innovation in nineteenth-century America, traditional medicine still adhered to ancient healing methods, subjecting patients to bleeding, blistering, and induced vomiting and sweating. Facing such horrors, many patients ran with open arms to... Read more >
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My Age of Anxiety
My Age of Anxiety
Written by Scott Stossel
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307269874
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My Age of Anxiety
Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind
Written by Scott Stossel


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $27.95

A riveting, revelatory, and moving account of the author’s struggles with anxiety, and of the history of efforts by scientists, philosophers, and writers to understand the condition
 
As recently as thirty-five years ago, anxiety did not exist as a diagnostic category. Today, it is the most common form of officially... Read more >
My Age of Anxiety
My Age of Anxiety
Written by Scott Stossel
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ISBN: 9780385351324
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My Age of Anxiety
Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind
Written by Scott Stossel


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $14.99

A riveting, revelatory, and moving account of the author’s struggles with anxiety, and of the history of efforts by scientists, philosophers, and writers to understand the condition
 
As recently as thirty-five years ago, anxiety did not exist as a diagnostic category. Today, it is the most common form of officially... Read more >
My Age of Anxiety
My Age of Anxiety
Written by Scott Stossel, Read by Michael Goldstrom
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780739369944
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My Age of Anxiety
Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind
Written by Scott Stossel
Read by Michael Goldstrom


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $45.00

A riveting, revelatory, and moving account of the author’s struggles with anxiety, and of the history of efforts by scientists, philosophers, and writers to understand the condition
 
As recently as thirty-five years ago, anxiety did not exist as a diagnostic category. Today, it is the most common form of officially... Read more >
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My Age of Anxiety
My Age of Anxiety
Written by Scott Stossel, Read by Michael Goldstrom
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780739369951
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My Age of Anxiety
Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind
Written by Scott Stossel
Read by Michael Goldstrom


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: January 7, 2014
Price: $25.00

A riveting, revelatory, and moving account of the author’s struggles with anxiety, and of the history of efforts by scientists, philosophers, and writers to understand the condition
 
As recently as thirty-five years ago, anxiety did not exist as a diagnostic category. Today, it is the most common form of officially... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook and a hardcover.
The Story of Medicine
The Story of Medicine
Written by Mary Dobson
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781623650582
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The Story of Medicine
From Leeches to Gene Therapy
Written by Mary Dobson


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $26.95

In The Story of Medicine, esteemed medical historian and author Mary Dobson charts the ways in which we have fought with disease and injury over several millennia – from the ‘humors’ of Hippocrates to Edward Jenner and the eradication of smallpox; from Florence Nightingale’s nursing reforms to Crick and Watson’s DNA... Read more >
Better Health through Natural Healing, Third Edition
How to Get Well without Drugs or Surgery
Written by Ross Trattler, N.D., D.O. and Shea Trattler


Format: eBook, 580 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $24.95

The definitive reference book for alternative medicine, health and healing, nutrition, herbs and herbal medicine, and natural health care is fully updated in this third edition.

First published in 1985, Better Health through Natural Healing has become one of the most successful and authoritative resources of its type, with more than... Read more >
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Catastrophic Care
Catastrophic Care
Written by David Goldhill
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780345802736
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Catastrophic Care
Why Everything We Think We Know about Health Care Is Wrong
Written by David Goldhill


Format: Trade Paperback, 400 pages
On Sale: November 5, 2013
Price: $16.95

In 2007 David Goldhill’s father died from infections acquired in a well-regarded New York hospital. The bill, for several hundred thousand dollars, was paid by Medicare. Angered, Goldhill became determined to understand how it was possible that well-trained personnel equipped with world-class technologies could be responsible for such inexcusable carelessness—and how...

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We Band of Angels
We Band of Angels
Written by Elizabeth Norman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812984842
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We Band of Angels
The Untold Story of the American Women Trapped on Bataan
Written by Elizabeth Norman


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 29, 2013
Price: $16.00

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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Healing through Trigger Point Therapy
A Guide to Fibromyalgia, Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction
Written by Devin J. Starlanyl and John Sharkey
Illustrated by Amanda Williams


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 22, 2013
Price: $24.95

This book is about empowerment for chronic pain patients and care providers
alike. Every chronic pain condition has a treatable myofascial trigger point component, including fibromyalgia. Many of the localized symptoms now considered as fibromyalgia are actually due to trigger points. The central sensitization of fibromyalgia amplifies symptoms that trigger points... Read more >
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Better Health through Natural Healing, Third Edition
Better Health through Natural Healing, Third Edition
Written by Ross Trattler, N.D., D.O. and Shea Trattler
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946671
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Better Health through Natural Healing, Third Edition
How to Get Well without Drugs or Surgery
Written by Ross Trattler, N.D., D.O. and Shea Trattler


Format: Trade Paperback, 580 pages
On Sale: October 15, 2013
Price: $24.95

The definitive reference book for alternative medicine, health and healing, nutrition, herbs and herbal medicine, and natural health care is fully updated in this third edition.

First published in 1985, Better Health through Natural Healing has become one of the most successful and authoritative resources of its type, with more than... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
The Best 167 Medical Schools, 2014 Edition
The Best 167 Medical Schools, 2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780804124331
Our Price: $22.99
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The Best 167 Medical Schools, 2014 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 480 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $22.99

We can help you make the right decision.

The Princeton Review's The Best 167 Medical Schools gives you the facts about admissions requirements and curricula at the top accredited U.S., Canadian, and Puerto Rican allopathic schools, as well as accredited osteopathic and naturopathic schools. It provides answers to all the practical questions you should... Read more >
Holistic Dental Care
Holistic Dental Care
Written by Nadine Artemis, Foreword by Victor Zeines, D.D.S.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947203
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Holistic Dental Care
The Complete Guide to Healthy Teeth and Gums
Written by Nadine Artemis
Foreword by Victor Zeines, D.D.S.


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $16.95

A comprehensive guide to natural, do-it-yourself oral care, Holistic Dental Care introduces simple, at-home dental procedures that anyone can do. Highlighted with fifty-three full-color photos and illustrations, this book offers dental self-care strategies and practices that get to the core of the problems in our mouths--preventing issues from taking root and... Read more >
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Holistic Dental Care
The Complete Guide to Healthy Teeth and Gums
Written by Nadine Artemis
Foreword by Victor Zeines, D.D.S.


Format: eBook, 152 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $16.95

A comprehensive guide to natural, do-it-yourself oral care, Holistic Dental Care introduces simple, at-home dental procedures that anyone can do. Highlighted with fifty-three full-color photos and illustrations, this book offers dental self-care strategies and practices that get to the core of the problems in our mouths--preventing issues from taking root and... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
League of Denial
League of Denial
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780770437541
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League of Denial
The NFL, Concussions and the Battle for Truth
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru


Format: Hardcover, 416 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $27.00

“PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS.”
So concluded the National Football League in a December 2005 scientific paper on concussions in America’s most popular sport. That judgment, implausible even to a casual fan, also contradicted the opinion of a growing cadre of... Read more >
League of Denial
League of Denial
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780770437558
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League of Denial
The NFL, Concussions and the Battle for Truth
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru


Format: eBook, 416 pages
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $13.99

“PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS.”
So concluded the National Football League in a December 2005 scientific paper on concussions in America’s most popular sport. That judgment, implausible even to a casual fan, also contradicted the opinion of a growing cadre of... Read more >
League of Denial
League of Denial
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru, Read by David H. Lawrence XVII
Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
ISBN: 9780804128179
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League of Denial
The NFL, Concussions and the Battle for Truth
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Read by David H. Lawrence XVII


Format: Unabridged Compact Disc
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $45.00

“PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS.”
So concluded the National Football League in a December 2005 scientific paper on concussions in America’s most popular sport. That judgment, implausible even to a casual fan, also contradicted the opinion of a growing cadre of... Read more >
League of Denial
League of Denial
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru, Read by David H. Lawrence XVII
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780804128186
Our Price: $22.50

For more information about downloading this audiobook
visit our Audiobook Download FAQ page.

League of Denial
The NFL, Concussions and the Battle for Truth
Written by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Steve Fainaru
Read by David H. Lawrence XVII


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
On Sale: October 8, 2013
Price: $22.50

“PROFESSIONAL FOOTBALL PLAYERS DO NOT SUSTAIN FREQUENT REPETITIVE BLOWS TO THE BRAIN ON A REGULAR BASIS.”
So concluded the National Football League in a December 2005 scientific paper on concussions in America’s most popular sport. That judgment, implausible even to a casual fan, also contradicted the opinion of a growing cadre of... Read more >
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, eBook, hardcover and a trade paperback.
50 Genetics Ideas You Really Need to Know

Written by Mark Henderson


Format: eBook, 208 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $12.95

In recent years knowledge of our genetic code has changed our understanding of life on Earth. New genetic technologies are transforming the way we live and promise treatments for otherwise incurable diseases. But these advances are also generating controversy, particularly surrounding issues such as cloning and designer babies.

In 50 Genetics... Read more >
88 Natural Remedies
Ancient Healing Traditions for Modern Times
Contribution by TIERAONA LOW DOG, Dan Buettner, Steven Foster and Barton Seaver


Format: eBook, 39 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $3.99

This National Geographic health book provides portable answers to treating common ailments using proven natural therapies.
 
Runny nose, watery eyes, sinus headache? Don't reach for the Claritin. Instead, learn how to treat seasonal allergies with nasal lavage, a time-honored practice. Upset stomach? Forget chalky antacids; instead wear an acupressure wrist... Read more >
The Soft Tissue Release Handbook
The Soft Tissue Release Handbook
Written by Mary Sanderson and Jim Odell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946695
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The Soft Tissue Release Handbook
Reducing Pain and Improving Performance
Written by Mary Sanderson and Jim Odell


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $32.95

For practitioners of massage therapy, sports massage, remedial massage, and physical therapy, soft tissue release is a powerful tool in treating chronic pain conditions such as shoulder impingement, tennis elbow, and iliotibial band friction syndrome. Soft tissue release also aids post-surgical recovery and is used in the treatment of highly trained... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Proper Doctoring
Proper Doctoring
Written by David Mendel, Introduction by Jerome Groopman
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176214
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Proper Doctoring
A Book for Patients and their Doctors
Written by David Mendel
Introduction by Jerome Groopman


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $16.95

 “People come to us for help. They come for health and strength.” With these simple words David Mendel begins Proper Doctoring, a book about what it means (and takes) to be a good doctor, and for that reason very much a book for patients as well as doctors—which is to say... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Proper Doctoring
A Book for Patients and their Doctors
Written by David Mendel
Introduction by Jerome Groopman


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: September 24, 2013
Price: $16.95

“People come to us for help. They come for health and strength.” With these simple words David Mendel begins Proper Doctoring, a book about what it means (and takes) to be a good doctor, and for that reason very much a book for patients as well as doctors—which is to say... Read more >
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