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Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, a Man Who Would Cure the World

Tracy Kidder · Random House Trade Paperbacks
Pages: 335
Format: Paperback

Tracy Kidder is a winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the author of the bestsellers The Soul of a New Machine, House, Among Schoolchildren, and Home Town. He has been described by the Baltimore Sun as the "master of the non-fiction narrative." This powerful and inspiring new book...
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The Illustrated Guide to Massage and Aromatherapy: A Practical Guide To Achieving Relaxation And Well-Being, Using Top-To-Toe Body Massage And Essential Oils, With Over 1500 Step-By-Step Photographs

Catherine Stuart · Hermes House
Pages: 512
Format: Paperback

Massage techniques with treatments for stress and specific conditions, and features on reiki and meditation.
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It Sucked and Then I Cried: How I Had a Baby, a Breakdown, and a Much Needed Margarita

Heather Armstrong · Gallery Books
Format: Hardcover

To the dedicated millions who can’t get enough of Heather’s unique style and hilarious stories on her hugely popular blog, there’s little she doesn’t share about her daily life as a recovering Mormon, wife of a charming geek, lover of awful television, and stay-at-home...
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My Stroke of Insight: A Brain Scientist's Personal Journey

Jill Bolte Taylor · Viking
Pages: 183
Format: Print book

On the morning of the 10th December 1996, Jill Bolte Taylor, a thirty-seven-year-old Harvard-trained brain scientist experienced a massive stroke when a blood vessel exploded in the left side of her brain. A neuroanatomist by profession, she observed her own mind completely deteriorate...
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American Ghost: A Family's Haunted Past in the Desert Southwest

Hannah Nordhaus · Harper
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

The award-winning journalist and author of The Beekeeper's Lament attempts to uncover the truth about her great-great-grandmother, Julia--whose ghost is said to haunt an elegant hotel in Santa Fe - in this spellbinding exploration of myth, family history, and the American West.The dark-eyed...
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Growing Up in Heaven: The Eternal Connection Between Parent and Child

James Van Praagh · HarperOne; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

In Growing Up in Heaven, New York Times bestselling author and world-famous medium James Van Praagh brings to light the amazing journey of children who have passed from earth to heaven. Growing Up in Heaven follows the path of a child's soul--their time spent in heaven and their connection...
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The Everything Guide to Gut Health: Boost Your Immune System, Eliminate Disease, and Restore Digestive Health

Lindsay Boyers · Adams Media; 1 edition
Format: Print book

Protect your gut and improve your life!If you're struggling with digestive disorders, relief is in sight! Scientists have discovered that many common ailments can be linked to an unhealthy gut. And poor gut health causes more problems than IBS and heartburn alone--it's also responsible...
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The Spark: A Mother's Story of Nurturing, Genius, and Autism

Kristine Barnett · Random House; F First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Kristine Barnett’s son Jacob has an IQ higher than Einstein’s, a photographic memory, and he taught himself calculus in two weeks. At nine he started working on an original theory in astrophysics that experts believe may someday put him in line for a Nobel Prize, and at age twelve...
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Jumpstart to Skinny: The Simple 3-Week Plan for Supercharged Weight Loss

Bob Harper · Ballantine Books
Pages: 214
Format: Hardcover

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * LOSE UP TO 20 POUNDS IN 21 DAYS!In The Skinny Rules, celebrity trainer and coach of NBC's The Biggest Loser Bob Harper delivers the ultimate strategy for healthy, long-term weight loss and "thin maintenance." But what if you have a big event...
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No White at Night : The Three-Rule Diet

William A Gavin · Riverhead Books
Pages: 174
Format: Print book

A self-published bestseller, now in a new and expanded hardcover edition. Cardiologist Bill Gavin, M.D., needed to do two things: lose weight himself and get his mother off her insulin. Using his medical knowledge and drawing on his own experience, he accomplished both his goals, developing...
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Open Heart: A Cardiac Surgeon's Stories of Life and Death on the Operating Table

Stephen Westaby · Basic Books
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

One of the world's leading heart surgeons shares the hard-won lessons of a life lived where failure and death are just a heartbeat away
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The Treatment Trap: How the Overuse of Medical Care Is Wrecking Your Health and What You Can Do to Prevent It

Rosemary Gibson · Ivan R. Dee
Pages: 237
Format: Print book

With health reform enacted by the Congress and signed by the President, the subject matter of The Treatment Trap is a compelling component in the national debate. Taking advantage of Rosemary Gibson's knowledge gleaned from extended experience in the field of medical care and Janardan...
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Never Goin' Back: Winning the Weight Loss Battle For Good

Al Roker · NAL; Reprint edition
Format: Kindle Edition

Al Roker's aha! moment came a decade ago. He was closing in on 350 pounds when he promised his dying father that he wasn't going to keep living as he was. That led to his decision for a stomach bypass - and his life-changing drop to 190. But fifty of those pounds gradually crept...
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No More Allergies: A Complete Guide to Preventing, Treating, and Overcoming Allergies

Gary Null · Gary Null Publishing; 1 edition
Format: Kindle Edition

More than 40 million Americans suffer from allergies that range from wheat to dogs to dust. Some allergies cause a mild hay fever reaction, some cause anaphylactic shock, and some lead to longterm reactions such as chronic fatigue syndrome, Alzheimer's disease, and even HIV infection. Gary...
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