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Relax into Yoga for Seniors: A Six-Week Program for Strength, Balance, Flexibility, and Pain Relief

Kimberly Carson MPH E-RYT · New Harbinger Publications
Pages: 244
Format: Print book

Relax into Yoga for Seniors presents twelve principles of yoga practice for seniors, including those with limited mobility. This evidence-based workbook will guide you safely - step-by-step, and with posture illustrations - on a six-week program for improved balance, flexibility, and overall...
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Drug Dealer, MD: How Doctors Were Duped, Patients Got Hooked, and Why It's So Hard to Stop

Anna Lembke · Johns Hopkins University Press
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Three out of four people addicted to heroin probably started on a prescription opioid, according to the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In the United States alone, 16,000 people die each year as a result of prescription opioid overdose. But perhaps the most frightening...
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Sin Bravely: A Memoir of Spiritual Disobedience

Maggie Wallem Rowe · Soft Skull Press
Pages: 248
Format: Print book

As a young girl, Maggie Rowe took the idea of salvation very seriously. Growing up in a moderately religious household, her fear of eternal damnation turned into a childhood terror that drove her to become an outrageously dedicated Born-again Christian - regularly slinging Bible verses...
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Stuttering and Your Child: Questions and Answers

Edward G. Conture · Stuttering Foundation of America
Pages: 60
Format: Print book

Updated by Edward G. Conture, Ph.D., of Vanderbilt University, this book represents the current thinking of seven leading authorities in the field of stuttering. All believe that early intervention is crucial in the prevention of stuttering in young children. You will find answers to the questions...
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Understanding Parkinson's Disease: An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers

Ali Naheed · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers; Reprint edition
Format: Print book

Parkinson's disease is a degenerative neurological disease characterized primarily by cognitive deficiencies and problems with muscle movements and tremors; more than a half a million Americans have the disease and the current numbers are expected to increase over the next few years....
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The Nordic Guide to Living 10 Years Longer: 10 Easy Tips For a Happier, Healthier Life

BERTIL MARKLUND · Greystone Books
Pages: 152
Format: Paperback

A short guide to a long life, The Nordic Guide to Living 10 Years Longer is a pragmatic little book that channels the simple, healthy lifestyle of Scandinavia. Swedish doctor Bertil Marklund covers broad ground in just over 100 pages, providing a comprehensive guide to lifestyle choices,...
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Hunger: A Memoir of

Roxane Gay · Harper
Pages: 306
Format: Print book

"New York Times bestselling author Roxane Gay has written with intimacy and sensitivity about food and bodies, using her own emotional and psychological struggles as a means of exploring our shared anxieties over pleasure, consumption, appearance, and health. As a woman who describes...
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The Long Hello: Memory, My Mother, and Me

Cathie Borrie · Arcade Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

A powerful, ground-shifting account of caring for a parent with Alzheimer's about which Maya Angelou exclaimed, "Joy!"Since Cathie Borrie delivered her keynote performance at the World Alzheimer's Day event sponsored by the Community and Access Programs of the Museum of Modern...
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Epilepsy in Children

Orrin Devinsky MD · Demos Health
Format: Print book

For the parent of a child with epilepsy, an easy-to-read guide to understanding and managing the disorder while helping your child achieve and maintain a high quality of life. From a leading neurologist, experienced nurse practitioner, and registered dietitian comes the complete guide...
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The Long Hello: Memory, My Mother, and Me

Cathie Borrie · Arcade Publishing
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

A powerful, ground-shifting account of caring for a parent with Alzheimer's about which Maya Angelou exclaimed, "Joy!"Since Cathie Borrie delivered her keynote performance at the World Alzheimer's Day event sponsored by the Community and Access Programs of the Museum of Modern...
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End the Insomnia Struggle: A Step-by-Step Guide to Help You Get to Sleep and Stay Asleep

Colleen Ehrnstrom PhD ABPP · New Harbinger Publications
Pages: 221
Format: Print book

Insomnia is all too common in our modern culture, and can be devastating to your mental and physical health. Packed with research-based strategies and practical tools, this fully customizable book will show anyone who suffers with insomnia how to get a good night's sleep - night after night...
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Best Hospitals 2017

U.S. News & World Report, inc. · U.S. News & World Report
Pages: 188
Format: Paperback

Now in its 27th year, U.S. News' annual guide to U.S. hospitals helps both consumers and medical professionals find the best hospitals and understand the latest trends in healthcare. Created by a team of leading health journalists and healthcare experts, this popular guidebook provides...
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Old Age: A Beginner's Guide

Michael Kinsley · Tim Duggan Books
Pages: 160
Format: eBook

Vanity Fair columnist Michael Kinsley escorts his fellow Boomers through the door marked "Exit."The notorious baby boomers - the largest age cohort in history - are approaching the end and starting to plan their final moves in the game of life. Now they are asking: What was that...
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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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NCLEX-PN 2016 Strategies, Practice and Review with Practice Test

Kaplan · Kapland Publishing
Pages: 317
Format: Print book

Pass the NCLEX-PN or your money back - guaranteed! Passing the NCLEX-PN 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-PN 2016 Strategies, Practice & Review with Practice Test shows...
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Your Pregnancy Week by Week, 8th Edition

Glade B Curtis · Da Capo
Pages: 608
Format: Print book

In print for twenty-five years, Your Pregnancy Week by Week has sold millions of copies worldwide as an established go-to resource. The book's trademark week-by-week formula helps expectant parents easily and effortlessly compare the details of their pregnancy with the same weekly schedule...
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Essential Oils

Alpha. · DK
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

An instructional reference guide to essential oils and aromatherapy from the experts at Neal's Yard Remedies, a trusted source for natural health and beauty products.Learn how to harness the healing powers of essential oils for treating maladies and improving mental and physical well-being....
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Old age : a beginner's guide

Michael E Kinsley · Tim Duggan Books
Pages: 160

"Vanity Fair columnist Michael Kinsley escorts his fellow Boomers through the door marked "Exit." The largest age cohort in history--the notorious baby boomers--is approaching the end and starting to plan their final moves in the game of life. Now they are asking: What was that...
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Natural Hair Coloring: How to Use Henna and Other Pure Herbal Pigments for Chemical-Free Beauty

Christine Shahin · Storey Publishing
Pages: 184
Format: Print book

Commercial hair dyes contain thousands of different chemicals, some of which are reported to be carcinogenic - but you don't have to choose between gorgeous color and good health. Natural hair care expert Christine Shahin shows you how to use nontoxic plant pigments - henna, indigo,...
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Snowball in a Blizzard: A Physician's Notes on Uncertainty in Medicine

Steven Hatch · Basic Books, a member of the Perseus Books Group
Pages: 312
Format: Print book

There's a running joke among radiologists: finding a tumor in a mammogram is akin to finding a snowball in a blizzard. A bit of medical gallows humor, this simile illustrates the difficulties of finding signals (the snowball) against a background of noise (the blizzard) . Doctors are faced...
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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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Hashimoto's Protocol: A 90-Day Plan for Reversing Thyroid Symptoms and Getting Your Life Back

Izabella Wentz · Harper One
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Dr. Izabella Wentz, the author of the phenomenal New York Times bestseller Hashimoto's Thyroiditis, returns with a long-awaited, groundbreaking prescription to reverse the symptoms of this serious autoimmune condition that is becoming one of the country's fastest growing diseases.More than...
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Old Age: A Beginner's Guide

Michael E Kinsley · Tim Duggan Books
Pages: 160
Format: Print book

Vanity Fair columnist Michael Kinsley escorts his fellow Boomers through the door marked "Exit."The notorious baby boomers - the largest age cohort in history - are approaching the end and starting to plan their final moves in the game of life. Now they are asking: What was that...
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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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Will & I: A Memoir

Clay Byars · Farrar
Pages: 198
Format: eBook

Clay Byars was recovering at home from a near-fatal car crash when he suffered a massive stroke. He was just eighteen years old. He awoke, back in the hospital, and was told he would be paralyzed from the eyes down for the rest of his life. Determined to defy the odds, Clay quickly and miraculously...
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Nursing Assistant/Nurse Aide Exam

LearningExpress (Organization) · Learning Express
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

This newly expanded and completely revised guide provides all the comprehensive information needed to master the official certification exams for Certified Nursing Assistants. Based on national standards for CNAa and geared toward the NNAAP exam, inside is the most comprehensive practice...
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The Toxin Solution: How Hidden Poisons in the Air, Water, Food, and Products We Use Are Destroying Our Health--AND WHAT WE CAN DO TO FIX IT

Joseph E Pizzorno, Jr. · HarperOne
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Eliminate avoidable toxins, mitigate the effects of those you can't avoid, and enjoy a longer life with this essential health guide from a pioneer in integrative medicine, Dr. Joe Pizzorno - the author, teacher, practitioner, and founder of Bastyr University, the country's first and largest...
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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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Natural Hair Coloring: How to Use Henna and Other Pure Herbal Pigments for Chemical-Free Beauty

Christine Shahin · Storey Publishing
Pages: 183
Format: Print book

Commercial hair dyes contain thousands of different chemicals, some of which are reported to be carcinogenic - but you don't have to choose between gorgeous color and good health. Natural hair care expert Christine Shahin shows you how to use nontoxic plant pigments - henna, indigo,...
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Will & I: A Memoir

Clay Byars · Farrar
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

Clay Byars was recovering at home from a near-fatal car crash when he suffered a massive stroke. He was just eighteen years old. He awoke, back in the hospital, and was told he would be paralyzed from the eyes down for the rest of his life. Determined to defy the odds, Clay quickly and miraculously...
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Healing Children: A Surgeon's Stories from the Frontiers of Pediatric Medicine

KURT M D NEWMAN · Viking
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A groundbreaking medical memoir by one of our nation's leading pediatric surgeons - the visionary head of Children's National - for fans of Jerome Groopman and Atul Gawande."If you did nothing but read the astounding, miraculous and occasionally crushing stories that Dr. Newman so vividly...
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