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The Pursuit of Perfection
The Pursuit of Perfection
Written by Sheila Rothman and David Rothman
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ISBN: 9780307767134
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The Pursuit of Perfection
The Promise and Perils of Medical Enchancement
Written by Sheila Rothman and David Rothman


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2011
Price: $9.99

What does it mean to live in a time when medical science can not only cure the human body but also reshape it? How should we as individuals and as a society respond to new drugs and genetic technologies? Sheila and David Rothman address these questions with a singular blend of... Read more >
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The Antidepressant Survival Guide
The Antidepressant Survival Guide
Written by Robert J. Hedaya, M.D.
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ISBN: 9780307779625
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The Antidepressant Survival Guide
The Clinically Proven Program to Enhance the Benefits and Beat the Side Effects of Your Medication
Written by Robert J. Hedaya, M.D.


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2011
Price: $11.99

"Now patients can have the best of both worlds -- freedom from depression and freedom from side effects. Dr. Robert Hedaya offers a wealth of wisdom drawn from years of clinical experience, research, and teaching. This book is a much-needed lantern in the darkness."
-- Norman Rosenthal, M.D., author of St. John's... Read more >
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Cranio-Sacral-SELF-Waves
Cranio-Sacral-SELF-Waves
Written by Olaf J. Korpiun, Ph.D., Foreword by Christian Schopper, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439612
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Cranio-Sacral-SELF-Waves
A Scientific Approach to Craniosacral Therapy
Written by Olaf J. Korpiun, Ph.D.
Foreword by Christian Schopper, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $16.95

Designed to release pain and trauma as well as support the body’s healing through a gentle, hands-on approach, Craniosacral Therapy (CST) has become an increasingly popular modality. In Cranio-Sacral-SELF-Waves, CST expert Olaf Korpiun expands on William Sutherland’s famous theory of the “breath of life,” an unexplained power that generates corrections from... Read more >
Doctors Are More Harmful Than Germs
Doctors Are More Harmful Than Germs
Written by Harvey Bigelsen, M.D., Contribution by Lisa Haller, Foreword by John Parks Trowbridge, M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439582
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Doctors Are More Harmful Than Germs
How Surgery Can Be Hazardous to Your Health - And What to Do About It
Written by Harvey Bigelsen, M.D.
Contribution by Lisa Haller
Foreword by John Parks Trowbridge, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $17.95

Most people would consider a knife wound to the stomach a serious health risk, but a similar scalpel wound in an operating room is often shrugged off. In Doctors Are More Harmful Than Germs, Dr. Harvey Bigelsen explains how today’s medical doctors overprescribe surgery and ignore its long-term health implications. Any... Read more >
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Doctors Are More Harmful Than Germs
How Surgery Can Be Hazardous to Your Health And What to Do About It
Written by Harvey Bigelsen, M.D.
Contribution by Lisa Haller


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: March 15, 2011
Price: $17.95

Most people would consider a knife wound to the stomach a serious health risk, but a similar scalpel wound in an operating room is often shrugged off. In Doctors Are More Harmful Than Germs, Dr. Harvey Bigelsen explains how today’s medical doctors overprescribe surgery and ignore its long-term health implications. Any... Read more >
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God, Medicine, and Miracles
God, Medicine, and Miracles
Written by Dr. Daniel Fountain
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ISBN: 9780307768896
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God, Medicine, and Miracles
The Spiritual Factor in Healing
Written by Dr. Daniel Fountain


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: March 9, 2011
Price: $13.99

Have you ever gone into a doctor's office and come out feeling like a laboratory project rather than a human being? This book offers a refreshing perspective.

In Dr. Daniel's forty years in the medical community, he has discovered an important truth: people find more complete healing when treated as integrated persons... Read more >
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The Match
The Match
Written by Beth Whitehouse
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001219
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The Match
"Savior Siblings" and One Family's Battle to Heal Their Daughter
Written by Beth Whitehouse


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $16.00

My Sister’s Keeper in nonfiction: a family’s real-life struggle to cure their daughter by creating her genetic match
 
Katie Trebing was diagnosed at three months old with Diamond Blackfan anemia, a rare form of anemia that prevents bone marrow from producing red blood cells. Even with a lifetime of monthly blood... Read more >
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Yoga for Emotional Balance
Yoga for Emotional Balance
Written by Bo Forbes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590307601
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Yoga for Emotional Balance
Simple Practices to Help Relieve Anxiety and Depression
Written by Bo Forbes


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: March 8, 2011
Price: $19.95

Emotional balance is within your reach—when you cultivate the intelligence of both your body and mind. Bo Forbes, a psychologist and yoga teacher, presents an integrative approach to healing anxiety, depression, and chronic stress. In this book, she offers some of her most important teachings and practices, including:

   • restorative yoga... Read more >
Profit Is Not the Cure
Profit Is Not the Cure
Written by Maude Barlow
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ISBN: 9781551995267
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Profit Is Not the Cure
A Citizen's Guide to Saving Medicare
Written by Maude Barlow


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 18, 2011
Price: $9.99

On July 12, 1966, the Medical Care Insurance Act was passed by the federal House of Commons after a ferocious public debate that pitted the vast majority of Canadians against a powerful alliance of business, insurance companies, and doctors.

More than thirty years later, the same battle is being fought all over... Read more >
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A Consultation With the Back Doctor
A Consultation With the Back Doctor
Written by Hamilton Hall
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ISBN: 9781551994727
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A Consultation With the Back Doctor

Written by Hamilton Hall


Format: eBook
On Sale: February 11, 2011
Price: $15.99

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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Ever By My Side
Ever By My Side
Written by Nick Trout
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780767932028
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Ever By My Side
A Memoir in Eight [Acts] Pets
Written by Nick Trout


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: February 8, 2011
Price: $11.99

“The lessons that these animals taught me have been subtle, startling, and inspirational, playing a small but vital part in helping to shape the person you see with the stethoscope around his neck.” —Dr. Nick Trout
 
New York Times bestselling author Nick Trout has captivated readers by taking them behind the scenes... Read more >
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The Body in Motion
The Body in Motion
Written by Theodore Dimon, Jr., Ed. D., Illustrated by G. David Brown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439704
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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: Trade Paperback, 128 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $18.95

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... Read more >
Cultivating Qi
Cultivating Qi
Written by Jun Wang, Ph.D., C.M.D.
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439544
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Cultivating Qi
An Introduction to Chinese Body-Mind Energetics
Written by Jun Wang, Ph.D., C.M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: January 25, 2011
Price: $16.95

While Chinese acupuncture and herbalism enjoy widespread popularity in the West, traditional Chinese exercise techniques—with the exception of qi gong—have rarely been taught outside China. This book is designed to change that. Written by Jun Wang, a doctor of Chinese medicine, Cultivating Qi draws on classic Chinese texts to introduce these... Read more >
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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Heart Matters
Heart Matters
Written by Kathy Magliato, M.D.
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ISBN: 9780767930277
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Heart Matters
A Memoir of a Female Heart Surgeon
Written by Kathy Magliato, M.D.


Format: Trade Paperback, 272 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $14.00

An inspiring, surprising, sometimes shocking, and ultimately deeply informative memoir of the high-stakes, high-pressured life of a female heart surgeon
 
 Dr. Kathy Magliato is one of the few female heart surgeons practicing in the world today. She is also a member of an even more exclusive group—those surgeons specially trained to perform... Read more >
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Heart Matters
Heart Matters
Written by Kathy Magliato, M.D.
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ISBN: 9780307951946
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Heart Matters
A Memoir of a Female Heart Surgeon
Written by Kathy Magliato, M.D.


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: January 11, 2011
Price: $9.99

An inspiring, surprising, sometimes shocking, and ultimately deeply informative memoir of the high-stakes, high-pressured life of a female heart surgeon
 
 Dr. Kathy Magliato is one of the few female heart surgeons practicing in the world today. She is also a member of an even more exclusive group—those surgeons specially trained to perform... Read more >
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The Fluoride Deception

Written by Christopher Bryson
Foreword by Theo Colborn


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

With the narrative punch of Jonathan Harr’s A Civil Action and the commitment to environmental truth-telling of Erin Brockovich, The Fluoride Deception documents a powerful connection between big corporations, the U.S. military, and the historic reassurances of fluoride safety provided by the nation’s public health establishment. The Fluoride Deception reads like... Read more >
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The Greatest Experiment Ever Performed on Women
Exploding the Estrogen Myth
Written by Barbara Seaman


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $18.95

With the ardent tone of a close friend, Barbara Seaman draws on forty years of journalistic research to expose the "menopause industry" and shows how estrogen therapy often causes more problems—including breast cancer, heart attack, and stroke—than it cures. The Greatest Experiment Ever Performed on Women tracks the well-intentioned discovery of... Read more >
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In Our Control
The Complete Guide to Contraceptive Choices for Women
Written by Laura Eldridge
Foreword by Jennifer Baumgardner


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $21.95

The efficacy and risks of different birth control options are dramatically different today from what they once were thanks to scientific advances and increased awareness of STDs and other factors. In the most comprehensive book on birth control since the 1970s, women's health activist Laura Eldridge discusses the history, scientific advances... Read more >
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American Plastic
American Plastic
Written by Laurie Essig
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780807000557
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American Plastic
Boob Jobs, Credit Cards, and the Quest for Perfection
Written by Laurie Essig


Format: Hardcover, 240 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $26.95

The riveting story of how cosmetic surgery and plastic money melted together to create a subprime mortgage crisis of the body    
 
Plastic surgery has become “the answer” for many Americans, and in American Plastic sociologist Laurie Essig explores how we arrived at this particular solution. Over the last decade there has... Read more >
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American Plastic
Boob Jobs, Credit Cards, and Our Quest for Perfection
Written by Laurie Essig


Format: eBook
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $23.95

The riveting story of how cosmetic surgery and plastic money melted together to create a subprime mortgage crisis of the body    
 
Plastic surgery has become “the answer” for many Americans, and in American Plastic sociologist Laurie Essig explores how we arrived at this particular solution. Over the last decade there has been a... Read more >
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An Apple a Day
An Apple a Day
Written by Joe Schwarcz
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ISBN: 9781590514580
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An Apple a Day
The Myths, Misconceptions, and Truths Abou the Foods We Eat
Written by Joe Schwarcz


Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
On Sale: December 28, 2010
Price: $14.95

Eat salmon. It’s full of good omega-3 fats. Don’t eat salmon. It’s full of PCBs and mercury. Eat more veggies. They’re full of good antioxidants. Don’t eat more veggies. The pesticides will give you cancer.

Forget your dinner jacket and put on your lab coat: you have to be a nutritional... Read more >
The Well Cat Book
The Well Cat Book
Written by Terri McGinnis, D.V.M.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307874689
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The Well Cat Book
The Classic Comprehensive Handbook of Cat Care
Written by Terri McGinnis, D.V.M.


Format: eBook, 352 pages
On Sale: December 1, 2010
Price: $11.99

Featuring sections on daily care, preventive medicine, and training, The Well Cat Book teaches cat owners how to detect signs of illness, diagnose problems, and begin home treatment--thereby avoiding expensive and often unnecessary trips to the vet. Includes over 100 illustrations and step-by-step instructions.


From the Trade Paperback edition. Read more >
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Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume Three
Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume Three
Written by Michael J. Shea
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439339
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Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy, Volume Three

Written by Michael J. Shea


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2010
Price: $39.95

Dr. Michael J. Shea’s series on Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is based on healthcare providers physically sensing love and accessing a deep sense of warmth and stillness in the heart. He begins this third volume by emphasizing the therapeutic application of touch therapy skills. As in the previous two books, he teaches... Read more >
Body Encyclopedia
Body Encyclopedia
Written by Lisbeth Marcher and Sonja Fich
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439407
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Body Encyclopedia
A Guide to the Psychological Functions of the Muscular System
Written by Lisbeth Marcher and Sonja Fich


Format: Trade Paperback, 568 pages
On Sale: November 30, 2010
Price: $34.95

Based on Bodynamic Analysis, a body-oriented psychology developed in Denmark by the authors and their colleagues, Body Encyclopedia describes the developmental sequence in which psychological and emotional elements are linked to specific muscles. The book shows how certain responses to events in our lives end up bound and connected with our... Read more >
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