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Watch Your Back!: How the Back Pain Industry Is Costing Us More and Giving Us Lessand What You Can Do to Inform and Empower Yourself in Seeking ... Culture and Politics of Health Care Work)

Richard A. Deyo MD · ILR Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Over the past twenty years, treatment of back pain has become ever more expensive and intensive. Use of MRI scans, narcotic painkillers, injections, and invasive spine surgery have all grown by several hundred percent. In some areas of medicine, newer treatments have improved quality and duration...
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On Immunity: An Inoculation

Eula Biss · Graywolf Press
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times Best SellerA National Book Critics Circle Award FinalistA New York Times Book Review Top 10 Book of the YearA Facebook Year of Books SelectionOne of the Best Books of the Year National Book Critics Circle Award finalist The New York Times Book Review Top 10 Entertainment...
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Staying Sharp: 9 Keys for a Youthful Brain through Modern Science and Ageless Wisdom

Henry Emmons · Touchstone, 2015. ©2015
Pages: 280
Format: Print book

From the author of The Chemistry of Joy and The Chemistry of Calm comes a practical guidebook for building and maintaining a sharp, healthy, and vibrant mind.A strong memory and a healthy brain aren't as difficult to maintain as one might think; combining the latest neuroscience research...
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Childhood Cancer: A Parent's Guide to Solid Tumor Cancers

Anne Spurgeon · Childhood Cancer Guides
Pages: 576
Format: Paperback

Each year more than 6,000 children and teens in the United States are diagnosed with a solid tumor (e.g., kidney tumor, liver tumor, neuroblastoma, retinoblastoma, or sarcoma) . The illnesses and their treatments can have devastating effects on family, friends, schoolmates, and the larger...
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The Sleep Revolution: Transforming Your Life, One Night at a Time

Arianna Stassinopoulos Huffington · Harmony
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

We are in the midst of a sleep deprivation crisis, writes Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor in chief of The Huffington Post. And this has profound consequences - on our health, our job performance, our relationships and our happiness. What is needed, she boldly asserts, is nothing...
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Getting Risk Right: Understanding the Science of Elusive Health Risks

Geoffrey C Kabat · Columbia University Press
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

Do cell phones cause brain cancer? Does BPA threaten our health? How safe are certain dietary supplements, especially those containing exotic herbs or small amounts of toxic substances? What role does the HPV virus play in the development of cervical cancer, and is the HPV vaccine safe?...
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The Little Book of Hygge: Danish Secrets to Happy Living

Meik Wiking · William Morrow
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

Embrace Hygge (pronounced hoo-ga) and become happier with this definitive guide to the Danish philosophy of comfort, togetherness, and well-being.Why are Danes the happiest people in the world? The answer, says Meik Wiking, CEO of the Happiness Research Institute in Copenhagen, is Hygge....
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Essential Oils Natural Remedies: The Complete A-Z Reference of Essential Oils for Health and Healing

Althea Press · Althea Press
Format: Print book

From the Creators of the New York Times Bestseller Essential Oils for Beginners The healing properties of essential oils are virtually limitless. You can put them to work today without the hassle, expense, and frustration that come with consulting doctors and taking prescription...
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It Was Me All Along: A Memoir

Andie Mitchell · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 232
Format: Print book

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERA heartbreakingly honest, endearing memoir of incredible weight loss by a young food blogger who battles body image issues and overcomes food addiction to find self-acceptance. All her life, Andie Mitchell had eaten lustily and mindlessly. Food was her babysitter,...
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Yeah Baby!: The Modern Mama's Guide to Mastering Pregnancy, Having a Healthy Baby, and Bouncing Back Better Than Ever

Peter Walsh · Rodale
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Celebrity fitness coach Jillian Michaels is known for her no-nonsense coaching style and getting results no matter what. But Jillian is much more than just a toned and tough trainer; she's also a proud mother of two. In 2012, Jillian and her partner Heidi became parents for the first time....
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Atlas of Anatomy

Anne M Gilroy · Thieme
Pages: 742
Format: Print book

With unmatched accuracy, quality, and clarity, the Atlas of Anatomy is now fully revised and updated.Atlas of Anatomy, Third Edition, is the highest quality anatomy atlas available today. With over 1,900 exquisitely detailed and accurate illustrations, the Atlas helps you master the details...
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Healing with the Arts: A 12-Week Program to Heal Yourself and Your Community

Mary Rockwood Lane Ph.D. · Atria Books/Beyond Words; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

From musicians in hospitals to quilts on the National Mall—art is already healing people all over the world. It is helping veterans recover, improving the quality of life for cancer patients, and bringing communities together to improve their neighborhoods. Now its your turn. Through...
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The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

David J Morris · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 338
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of The Emperor of All Maladies and The Noonday Demon, a moving, eye-opening exploration of PTSD
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Out of the Wreck I Rise: A Literary Companion to Recovery

Neil Steinberg · The University of Chicago Press
Pages: 256
Format: Print book

"There's still time to change things." - Siri Hustvedt, The Blazing World Addiction is easy to fall into and hard to escape. It destroys the lives of individuals, and has a devastating cost to society. The National Institute of Health estimates seventeen million adults in the United...
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Thimerosal: Let the Science Speak: The Evidence Supporting the Immediate Removal of Mercury--a Known Neurotoxin--from Vaccines

Jr. Robert F. Kennedy · Skyhorse Publishing
Format: Hardcover

From New York Times bestselling author Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., comes a science-based call for the immediate removal of the dangerous mercury-containing preservative Thimerosal from vaccines.Over a decade ago, following a sharp rise in developmental disorders such as autism and ADHD, the mercury-containing...
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