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Conquering Lyme Disease: Science Bridges the Great Divide

Brian Fallon, M.D. · Columbia University Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

With more than 300,000 cases diagnosed each year, Lyme disease is the most common tick-borne illness in the United States. However, doctors are deeply divided on how to diagnose and treat it, leading to the controversy known as the "Lyme Wars." Firmly entrenched camps have emerged,...
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A Breast Cancer Alphabet

Madhulika Sikka · Crown; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A definitive and approachable guide to life during, and after, breast cancer The biggest risk factor for breast cancer is simply being a woman. Madhulika Sikka's A Breast Cancer Alphabet offers a new way to live with and plan past the hardest diagnosis that most women will ever receive:...
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Fat for Fuel: A Revolutionary Diet to Combat Cancer, Boost Brain Power, and Increase Your Energy

Joseph Mercola · Hay House, Inc.
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

For over a century, we've accepted the scientific consensus that cancer results from genetic disease due to chromosomal damage in cell nuclei. But what if cancer isn't a genetic disease after all? What if scientists are chasing a flawed paradigm, and cancer isn't a disease of damaged DNA but rather...
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The Man Who Touched His Own Heart: True Tales of Science, Surgery, and Mystery

Rob Dunn · Little, Brown and Company
Format: Hardcover

The secret history of our most vital organ--the human heartThe Man Who Touched His Own Heart tells the raucous, gory, mesmerizing story of the heart, from the first "explorers" who dug up cadavers and plumbed their hearts' chambers, through the first heart surgeries-which...
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Gluten-Free Pasta: More than 100 Fast and Flavorful Recipes with Low- and No-Carb Options

Robin Asbell · Running Press
Pages: 216
Format: Paperback

When you cut out gluten, often you cut out your favorite pasta dishes, too, or find the store-bought gluten-free substitutes to be disappointing. But if it's pasta you're craving, there's a whole world of noodles just waiting to be twirled around your fork: homemade fresh pastas,...
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All Bets Are Off: Losers, Liars, and Recovery from Gambling Addiction

Arnie Wexler · Central Recovery Press
Format: Book

Arnie Wexler's life as a gambler began on the streets of Brooklyn, New York, flipping cards, shooting marbles, and playing pinball machines. At age fourteen he found the racetrack, a bookie, and started playing the stock market. His obsession with gambling accelerated until a fateful...
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Full Belly: Good Eats for a Healthy Pregnancy

Tara Mataraza Desmond · Running Press
Pages: 279
Format: Print book

For the Most Delicious - and Healthiest - Pregnancy Fuel!As a trained chef, Tara Mataraza Desmond knows how to cook - and eat. But when she became pregnant, all bets were off, and seemingly all food was suspect. Deli meat, raw milk cheese, and alcohol were out, but what is in? Lists of "verboten"...
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The Perfection Deception: Why Striving to Be Perfect Is Sabotaging Your Relationships, Making You Sick, and Holding Your Happiness Hostage

Jane Bluestein · HCI, 2015.
Pages: 312
Format: Print book

When Dr. Jane Bluestein would tell someone that she just finished writing a book on perfectionism, the common reaction was a blank stare followed by the question, 'What's wrong with perfectionism?' Indeed, most people mistakenly confuse perfectionism with a healthy striving for excellence...
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This Is Where You Belong: The Art and Science of Loving the Place You Live

Melody Warnick · Viking
Pages: 308
Format: Print book

In the spirit of Gretchen Rubin's megaseller The Happiness Project and Eric Weiner's The Geography of Bliss, a journalist embarks on a project to discover what it takes to love where you liveThe average restless American will move 11.7 times in a lifetime. For Melody Warnick, it was move...
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What You Must Know About Memory Loss & How You Can Stop It: A Guide to Proven Techniques and Supplements to Maintain, Strengthen, or Regain Memory

Pamela Wartian Smith · Square One Publishers
Pages: 223
Format: Paperback

Leave it to one of America's best-selling physician/authors to tackle one of the country's fastest-growing health concerns. With over 77 million baby boomers living in the U.S., memory loss is quickly becoming a major issue. Although the common belief is that these irritating lapses...
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The Radium Girls: The Dark Story of America's Shining Women

Kate Moore · Sourcebooks
Pages: 479
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times Bestseller!"the glowing ghosts of the radium girls haunt us still." -- NPR Books The incredible true story of the women who fought America's Undark dangerThe Curies' newly discovered element of radium makes gleaming headlines across the nation as the fresh face...
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Diet for the MIND: The Latest Science on What to Eat to Prevent Alzheimer's and Cognitive Decline -- From the Creator of the MIND Diet

MARTHA CLARE MORRIS · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

From the creator of the MIND diet, the authoritative guide to eating for a healthy brain and optimal cognitive function.Several factors play into whether you will suffer from cognitive decline and develop Alzheimer's disease -- lifestyle, health conditions, environment, and genetics, for example....
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Cooking Light Mad Delicious: The Science of Making Healthy Food Taste Amazing

Keith Schroeder · Oxmoor House; Gift edition
Format: Hardcover

2015 James Beard Foundation Book Award Winner for Focus on HealthDiscover the delicious science behind healthy cooking! Too often, home cooks with good intentions sacrifice flavor and texture in an attempt to make their favorite recipes healthier. Mad Delicious shows readers how to maximize...
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Attacking Anxiety: A Step-by-Step Guide to an Engaging Approach to Treating Anxiety and Phobias in Children with Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities

Naomi Chedd · Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Pages: 184
Format: Paperback

Drawing on the principles of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) , this book sets out a clear, enjoyable, step-by-step approach for addressing the sorts of anxieties, fears and phobias that are so common in children and teens with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and related challenges....
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