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The Theft of Memory: Losing My Father, One Day at a Time

Jonathan Kozol · Crown
Format: Hardcover

A Library Journal Best Book of 2015National Book Award winner Jonathan Kozol is best known for his fifty years of work among our nation's poorest and most vulnerable children. Now, in the most personal book of his career, he tells the story of his father's life and work as a nationally...
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Breast Cancer Smoothies: 100 Delicious, Research-Based Recipes for Prevention and Recovery

Daniella Chace · HCI
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

The statistics are staggering. Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer among women--About 1 in 8 U.S. women (about 12%) will develop invasive breast cancer over the course of her lifetime. Second only to heart disease by a mere one percent, every ounce of prevention and every...
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Silver Hair: Say Goodbye to the Dye--and Let Your Natural Light Shine! A Handbook

LORRAINE MASSEY · Workman Publishing Company
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

More women-in and out of Hollywood-are either going gray or talking about it. Silver Hair shows how to toss the bottle, take back the hours and dollars you spend on the colorist, and emerge a truer, more beautiful version of yourself.
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NCLEX-RN Premier 2017 with 2 Practice Tests: Online Book Video Tutorials Mobile

Kaplan. · Kaplan Pub
Pages: 540
Format: Print book

Teaches you to think like a nurse Passing the NCLEX-RN exam is not just about what you know - it's about how you think. With expert critical thinking strategies and targeted practice, Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Premier 2017 shows you how to leverage your content knowledge to think like a nurse....
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Mindful Moments: 30 Day Plan for Supercharged Results

Louise Adams · Wilkinson Press
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

Most books focus on "surface level" mindfulness and basic skills: breathing exercises, being present, seeing things as they are, and acceptance. These skills are very important and often life-changing; many people report better stress management and a greater sense of peace once...
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Diet information for teens.

Keith Jones · Omnigraphics
Pages: 400
Format:  Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Entanglement: The Secret Lives of Hair

Emma Tarlo · Oneworld Publications
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

When it's not attached to your head, your very own hair takes on a disconcerting quality. Suddenly, it is strange. And yet hair finds its way into all manner of unexpected places, far from our heads, including cosmetics, clothes, ropes, personal and public collections, and even food....
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Missing Microbes: How the Overuse of Antibiotics Is Fueling Our Modern Plagues

Martin J Blaser · Henry Holt & Co
Pages: 273
Format: Book

A critically important and startling look at the harmful effects of overusing antibiotics, from the field's leading expert Tracing one scientist's journey toward understanding the crucial importance of the microbiome, this revolutionary book will take readers to the forefront of trail-blazing...
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Herbs and Nutrients for Neurologic Disorders: Treatment Strategies for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Migraine, and Seizures

Sidney Kurn · Healing Arts Press
Pages: 244
Format: Print book

A guide to herbal and holistic medicine for brain health and neurologic disorders* Provides detailed herbal, antioxidant, and nutritional strategies for Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, multiple sclerosis, stroke, migraine, and seizures* Supported by scientific studies and years of successful...
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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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The Little Book of Hygge: Danish Secrets to Happy Living

Meik Wiking · William Morrow
Pages: 221
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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The Wonder Down Under: The Insider's Guide to the Anatomy, Biology, and Reality of the Vagina

Ellen Støkken Dahl · Quercus
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

The Wonder Down Under is a comprehensive guide to a miraculous and complex part of the body that too few of us (regardless of gender) are all that familiar with--the vagina. With wisdom, humor, and scientific aplomb, medical student Ellen Støkken Dahl and Dr. Nina Brochmann take...
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Sleep Disorders Sourcebook

Keith Jones · Omnigraphics
Format: Print book

This print and online resource provides consumer health information about sleep and sleep disorders, plus facts about diagnostic procedures, treatment strategies, sleep medications, and tips for improving sleep quality.
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The Pregnancy Encyclopedia

Dorling Kindersley Inc. · DK Publishing
Pages: 351
Format: Print book

The Pregnancy Encyclopedia is an engaging and accessible question-and-answer guide to some of the most commonly asked questions about pregnancy, packed with full-color photographs and illustrations.The Pregnancy Encyclopedia has answers to all your questions - including the ones you haven't...
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How to Change Your Mind: What the New Science of Psychedelics Teaches Us About Consciousness, Dying, Addiction, Depression, and Transcendence

MICHAEL POLLAN · Penguin Press
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

A brilliant and brave investigation by Michael Pollan, author of five New York Times best sellers, into the medical and scientific revolution taking place around psychedelic drugs--and the spellbinding story of his own life-changing psychedelic experiences When Michael Pollan set out to research...
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