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Before Your Pregnancy
Before Your Pregnancy
Written by Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo, Foreword by Mary D'Alton
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ISBN: 9780345518422
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Before Your Pregnancy
A 90-Day Guide for Couples on How to Prepare for a Healthy Conception
Written by Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo
Foreword by Mary D'Alton


Format: eBook, 448 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $14.99

Now completely revised and updated, the classic guide that helps mothers- and fathers-to-be conceive more easily and boost the odds of a healthy pregnancy
 
Covering preconception and interconception (between-pregnancy) well-being for women and men, Amy Ogle and Lisa Mazzullo draw on new research from their complementary fields of expertise and reveal how...

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Opening My Heart
Opening My Heart
Written by Tilda Shalof
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ISBN: 9780771079887
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Opening My Heart
A Journey from Nurse to Patient and Back Again
Written by Tilda Shalof


Format: Hardcover, 328 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $27.95

Tilda Shalof had been taking care of critically ill patients in an intensive care unit for more than twenty-five years, but taking care of herself had never been a priority. That is, until she could no longer ignore her extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, and crushing chest pains. When the results...

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Opening My Heart
Opening My Heart
Written by Tilda Shalof
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ISBN: 9780771079948
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Opening My Heart
A Journey from Nurse to Patient and Back Again
Written by Tilda Shalof


Format: eBook, 302 pages
On Sale: April 26, 2011
Price: $13.99

Tilda Shalof had been taking care of critically ill patients in an intensive care unit for more than twenty-five years, but taking care of herself had never been a priority. That is, until she could no longer ignore her extreme fatigue, shortness of breath, and crushing chest pains. When the results...

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The Dying Time
The Dying Time
Written by Joan Furman and David McNabb
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ISBN: 9780307791368
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The Dying Time
Practical Wisdom for the Dying & Their Caregivers
Written by Joan Furman and David McNabb


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 20, 2011
Price: $13.99

"One of the best books available on caring for the dying, The Dying Time combines deep insight and down-to-earth practicality. All caregivers need to know what's between these covers. This book demystifies the process of death, yet honors the sacredness of life's final transition. Highly recommended."
Larry Dossey, M.D., author of... Read more >
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Arms Wide Open
A Midwife's Journey
Written by Patricia Harman


Format: eBook
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $24.95

A midwife’s memoir of living free and naturally against all odds

In her first, highly praised memoir, Patricia Harman told us the stories patients brought into her exam room, and her own story of struggling to help women as a nurse-midwife in medical practice with her husband, an OB/GYN, in Appalachia. In...

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Medicine in Translation
Medicine in Translation
Written by Danielle Ofri
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780807001264
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Medicine in Translation
Journeys with My Patients
Written by Danielle Ofri


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: April 12, 2011
Price: $18.00

From a doctor Oliver Sacks has called a “born storyteller,” a riveting account of practicing medicine at a fast-paced urban hospital
 
For two decades, Dr. Danielle Ofri has cared for patients at Bellevue, the oldest public hospital in the country and a crossroads for the world’s cultures. In Medicine in Translation... Read more >
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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.
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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
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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
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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
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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.
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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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