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Planet Medicine: Origins, Revised Edition
Origins
Written by Richard Grossinger
Preface by John E. Upledger D.O., O.M.M


Format: eBook, 664 pages
On Sale: March 26, 2013
Price: $24.99

Planet Medicine is a major work by an anthropologist who looks at medicine in a broad context. In this edition, additions to this classic text include a section on Reiki, a comparison of types of palpation used in healing, updates on craniosacral therapy, and a means of understanding how different alternative... Read more >
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Intensive Care
A Doctor's Journey
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: eBook, 95 pages
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $3.99

New York Times WellBlog regular contributor, Danielle Ofri has been praised for turning the triumphs and trials of medicine into riveting and compassionate stories. This e-book exclusive edition offers 98 pages of her best work.
 
This eBook original exhibits Danielle Ofri's range and skill as a storyteller as well as... Read more >
Living and Dying in Brick City
Living and Dying in Brick City
Written by Sampson Davis and Lisa Frazier Page
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780679605188
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Living and Dying in Brick City
Stories from the Front Lines of an Inner-City E.R.
Written by Sampson Davis and Lisa Frazier Page


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: February 12, 2013
Price: $11.99

A riveting personal exploration of the healthcare crisis facing inner-city communities, written by an emergency room physician who grew up in the very neighborhood he is now serving
 
Sampson Davis is best known as one of three friends from inner-city Newark who made a pact in high school to become...

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Cracking the NCLEX-RN with CD-ROM, 10th Edition
Cracking the NCLEX-RN with CD-ROM, 10th Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307945716
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Cracking the NCLEX-RN with CD-ROM, 10th Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 656 pages
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $34.99

If you need to know it, it’s in this book. The tenth edition of The Princeton Review’s Cracking the NCLEX-RN with CD-ROM was written and reviewed by a team of clinical nurses and NCLEX-RN experts and includes:

   • 8 full-length practice NCLEX-RN exams on CD-ROM to help you get familiar with the test
   • In-depth... Read more >
Fragile Beginnings
Fragile Beginnings
Written by Adam Wolfberg, MD
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807011669
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Fragile Beginnings
Discoveries and Triumphs in the Newborn ICU
Written by Adam Wolfberg, MD


Format: Trade Paperback0
On Sale: February 5, 2013
Price: $16.00

Half a million babies are born prematurely in the United States every year. In this gripping medical narrative, Dr. Adam Wolfberg 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. As a specialist... Read more >
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Muscle Energy Techniques
Muscle Energy Techniques
Written by John Gibbons
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945575
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Muscle Energy Techniques
A Practical Guide for Physical Therapists
Written by John Gibbons


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $34.95

Muscle energy techniques (METs) are a tool for physical therapists to strengthen patients' weak muscles, restore normal muscle tone, increase joint mobility, and improve circulation, musculoskeletal function, and overall well-being. First developed in 1948 by American osteopath Fred Mitchell, METs offer a valuable approach for practitioners of physiotherapy, sports therapy, osteopathy... Read more >
Windows to the Womb
Windows to the Womb
Written by David Chamberlain
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583945513
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Windows to the Womb
Revealing the Conscious Baby from Conception to Birth
Written by David Chamberlain


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $19.95

Windows to the Womb is an eloquent guide through the first nine months of life from conception to birth. In the past, the invisible physical processes of fetal development were mysterious and largely unexplainable, but in the past half-century, breakthroughs in embryology, interuterine photography, ultrasound, and other sensitive instruments of measurement... Read more >
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Windows to the Womb
Revealing the Conscious Baby from Conception to Birth
Written by David Chamberlain


Format: eBook, 240 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2013
Price: $15.95

Windows to the Womb is an eloquent guide through the first nine months of life from conception to birth. In the past, the invisible physical processes of fetal development were mysterious and largely unexplainable, but in the past half-century, breakthroughs in embryology, interuterine photography, ultrasound, and other sensitive instruments of measurement... Read more >
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Catastrophic Care
Catastrophic Care
Written by David Goldhill
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961549
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Catastrophic Care
How American Health Care Killed My Father--and How We Can Fix It
Written by David Goldhill


Format: Hardcover, 384 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $25.95

A visionary investigation that will change the way we think about health care: how and why it is failing, why expanding coverage will actually make things worse, and how our health care can be transformed into a transparent, affordable, successful system.
In 2007, David Goldhill’s father died from infections acquired in a...

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Catastrophic Care
Catastrophic Care
Written by David Goldhill
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ISBN: 9780307961556
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Catastrophic Care
How American Health Care Killed My Father--and How We Can Fix It
Written by David Goldhill


Format: eBook, 384 pages
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $15.99

A visionary investigation that will change the way we think about health care: how and why it is failing, why expanding coverage will actually make things worse, and how our health care can be transformed into a transparent, affordable, successful system.
In 2007, David Goldhill’s father died from infections acquired in a...

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Catastrophic Care
Catastrophic Care
Written by David Goldhill, Read by Dean Sluyter
Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download
ISBN: 9780385364027
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Catastrophic Care
How American Health Care Killed My Father--and How We Can Fix It
Written by David Goldhill
Read by Dean Sluyter


Format: Unabridged Audiobook Download0
On Sale: January 8, 2013
Price: $22.50

A visionary investigation that will change the way we think about health care: how and why it is failing, why expanding coverage will actually make things worse, and how our health care can be transformed into a transparent, affordable, successful system.
In 2007, David Goldhill’s father died from infections acquired in a...

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MCAT Verbal Reasoning Review, 2nd Edition
MCAT Verbal Reasoning Review, 2nd Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307946126
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MCAT Verbal Reasoning Review, 2nd Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: January 1, 2013
Price: $35.00

The MCAT tests more than just specific subject knowledge in biology, chemistry, and physics. In order to conquer this test, you’ll also need strong problem-solving and critical-thinking skills, and the Princeton Review’s MCAT Verbal Reasoning Review will help!
 
The Verbal Reasoning section of the test is designed to see how well you can... Read more >
Wylde on Health
Wylde on Health
Written by Bryce Wylde
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307355874
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Wylde on Health
Your Best Choices in the World of Natural Health
Written by Bryce Wylde


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: December 26, 2012
Price: $24.95

The value of living healthily is indisputable, but what exactly can we do in our daily lives to be our healthiest self?  In his new book, Bryce Wylde sets out to answer that question. He sorts out the confusing terminology used to describe natural medicine and leads us through a process...

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Embryos, Galaxies, and Sentient Beings
How the Universe Makes Life
Written by Richard Grossinger
Preface by Harold B. Dowse
Foreword by John E. Upledger D.O., O.M.M


Format: eBook, 544 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $19.95

Why is the universe conscious? What kindles mind inside matter? Why do fundamentalist sciences and religions never ask these questions? This sequel to Embryogenesis deals with the theoretical issues brought up by Embryogenesis, including: the relationship between thermodynamics/entropy and the emergence of life; a speculative set of embryogenic principles for all... Read more >
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Cracking the MCAT, 2013-2014 Edition
Cracking the MCAT, 2013-2014 Edition
Written by Princeton Review
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307945341
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Cracking the MCAT, 2013-2014 Edition

Written by Princeton Review


Format: Trade Paperback, 1168 pages
On Sale: December 4, 2012
Price: $99.99

If you need to know it for the MCAT, it's in this book.

The MCAT is a challenging exam that tests more than your knowledge of basic physical and biological sciences. You need to know absolutely everything, from amino acids and proteins to translational motion to verbal reasoning, and more. Cracking the... Read more >
Functional Approach to Hypothyroidism
Bridging Traditional and Alternative Treatment Approaches for Total Patient Wellness
Written by Kenneth Blanchard M.D.


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $9.99

The first comprehensive book to challenge the traditional teachings by presenting a more effective approach to treating hypothyroidism.

For many years, treatment options for hypothyroidism have remained relatively unchanged and new treatments have been unexplored despite the fact that this disorder affects tens of millions of people in the United States. In... Read more >
Functional Approach to Hypothyroidism
Functional Approach to Hypothyroidism
Written by Kenneth Blanchard M.D.
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ISBN: 9781578263875
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Functional Approach to Hypothyroidism
Bridging Traditional and Alternative Treatment Approaches for Total Patient Wellness
Written by Kenneth Blanchard M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: November 27, 2012
Price: $15.00

The first comprehensive book to challenge the traditional teachings by presenting a more effective approach to treating hypothyroidism.

For many years, treatment options for hypothyroidism have remained relatively unchanged and new treatments have been unexplored despite the fact that this disorder affects tens of millions of people in the United States. In...

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The Definitive Guide to Cancer, 3rd Edition
The Definitive Guide to Cancer, 3rd Edition
Written by Lise N. Alschuler and Karolyn A. Gazella
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307814876
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The Definitive Guide to Cancer, 3rd Edition
An Integrative Approach to Prevention, Treatment, and Healing
Written by Lise N. Alschuler and Karolyn A. Gazella


Format: eBook, 496 pages
On Sale: November 20, 2012
Price: $15.99

Information is power--and when you or a loved one is faced with a cancer diagnosis, the need for accurate and trusted medical information becomes urgent. The Definitive Guide to Cancer, now in its third edition, encourages you to take an integrative approach that embraces both alternative and conventional therapies across the... Read more >
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An Anthropologist on Mars
An Anthropologist on Mars
Written by Oliver Sacks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345805881
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An Anthropologist on Mars
Seven Paradoxical Tales
Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $11.99

To these seven narratives of neurological disorder Dr. Sacks brings the same humanity, poetic observation, and infectious sense of wonder that are apparent in his bestsellers Awakenings and The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat. These men, women, and one extraordinary child emerge as brilliantly adaptive personalities, whose conditions... Read more >
The Island of the Colorblind
The Island of the Colorblind
Written by Oliver Sacks
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780345805898
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The Island of the Colorblind

Written by Oliver Sacks


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 14, 2012
Price: $11.99

Oliver Sacks has always been fascinated by islands--their remoteness, their mystery, above all the unique forms of life they harbor. For him, islands conjure up equally the romance of Melville and Stevenson, the adventure of Magellan and Cook, and the scientific wonder of Darwin and Wallace.

Drawn to the tiny Pacific atoll... Read more >
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The Body in Motion
Its Evolution and Design
Written by Theodore Dimon, Jr., Ed.D.
Illustrated by G. David Brown


Format: eBook, 128 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $14.95

In The Body in Motion, author Theodore Dimon confronts a simple yet crucial task: to make sense of our amazing design. This comprehensive guide demonstrates the functions and evolution of specific body systems, explaining how they cooperate to form an upright, intelligent, tool-making marvel, capable of great technological and artistic achievement. Enhanced with... Read more >
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Deadly Monopolies
Deadly Monopolies
Written by Harriet A. Washington
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767931236
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Deadly Monopolies
The Shocking Corporate Takeover of Life Itself--And the Consequences for Your Health and Our Medical Future
Written by Harriet A. Washington


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $16.95

From the award-winning author of Medical Apartheid, an exposé of the rush to own and exploit the raw materials of life—including yours.
 
Think your body is your own to control and dispose of as you wish? Think again. The United States Patent Office has granted at least 40,000 patents on genes controlling...

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The Encyclopedia of Ayurvedic Massage

Written by John Douillard


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $19.95

Five thousand years old, Ayurvedic massage has been shown to still the mind and body by lowering metabolic rates and inspiring feelings of peace and calm. Often administered as a part of a three-, five-, or seven-day program, these treatments are an integral part of deep cleansing, rejuvenation, and life-extension Ayurvedic... Read more >
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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: eBook, 280 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $17.95

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 >
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Restoring Your Life Energy
Restoring Your Life Energy
Written by Waysun Liao
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590309964
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Restoring Your Life Energy
Simple Chi Gung Practices to Reduce Stress and Enhance Well-Being
Written by Waysun Liao


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $16.95

Poor diet, pollution, and the stresses of daily life all have a negative impact on our health and well-being; this program of simple movements and meditations taught by Master Waysun Liao, a renowned teacher of the Chinese movement arts of t’ai chi and chi gung, will restore both your body and... Read more >
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