Back Health, Mind & Body | April Newsletter

SelectReads News
Dearreader template
  Health, Mind & Body  
Understanding Celiac Disease: An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers
Understanding Celiac Disease: An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers

Naheed Ali · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

As the market for gluten free foods continues to grow and change, many people are turning to a gluten free lifestyle for a number of reasons. Some people, however, are diagnosed with celiac disease, which is more than just a gluten sensitivity. For people with celiac disease, eating is often...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Conversation: A Revolutionary Plan for End-of-Life Care
The Conversation: A Revolutionary Plan for End-of-Life Care

Angelo Volandes · Bloomsbury
Pages: 220
Format: Print book

There is an unspoken dark side of American medicine--keeping patients alive at any price. Two thirds of Americans die in healthcare institutions tethered to machines and tubes at bankrupting costs, even though research shows that most prefer to die at home in comfort, surrounded by loved...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Your Child's Teeth: A Complete Guide for Parents
Your Child's Teeth: A Complete Guide for Parents

Evelina Weidman Sterling · Johns Hopkins University Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Children’s dental health involves much more than a toothbrush. Dental disease is the number one chronic childhood illness, and avoiding dental disease means paying scrupulous attention to our children’s teeth.In Your Child’s Teeth, health writers Evelina Weidman Sterling...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Inferno: A Doctor's Ebola Story
Inferno: A Doctor's Ebola Story

Steven M D Hatch · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 303
Format: Hardcover

Dr. Steven Hatch first came to Liberia in November 2013, to work at a hospital in Monrovia. Six months later, several of the physicians Dr. Hatch had mentored and served with were dead or barely clinging to life, and Ebola had become a world health emergency. Hundreds of victims perished...
Read More check catalog
 
 
He Wanted the Moon: The Madness and Medical Genius of Dr. Perry Baird, and His Daughter's Quest to Know Him
He Wanted the Moon: The Madness and Medical Genius of Dr. Perry Baird, and His Daughter's Quest to Know Him

Mimi Baird · Crown; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

A mid-century doctors raw, unvarnished account of his own descent into madness, and his daughters attempt to piece his life back together and make sense of her own.   Texas-born and Harvard-educated, Dr. Perry Baird was a rising medical star in the late 1920s and 1930s. Early in his career,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Beat the Heart Attack Gene: The Revolutionary Plan to Prevent Heart Disease, Stroke, and Diabetes
Beat the Heart Attack Gene: The Revolutionary Plan to Prevent Heart Disease, Stroke, and Diabetes

Bradley Bale · Wiley & Sons, Incorporated, John
Pages: 321
Format: Hardcover

A revolutionary, personalized guide to preventing heart disease based on genetic factors Heart disease is the #1 cause of death in America. It affects 81 million Americans and is the culprit in one of every two deaths in the United States. Most people think that they are not at risk...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Moving into Meditation: A 12-Week Mindfulness Program for Yoga Practitioners
Moving into Meditation: A 12-Week Mindfulness Program for Yoga Practitioners

Anne Cushman · Shambhala
Format: Paperback

Moving into Meditation is a practical and inspiring guide to integrating mindful yoga and embodied meditation, in a 12-week format.One week at a time, Moving into Meditation lays out a plan for exploring body-based practices to get you more in tune with not only your limbs and core but your...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Vital Signs: The Nature and Nurture of Passion
Vital Signs: The Nature and Nurture of Passion

Gregg Levoy · Tarcher; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Discover—or rediscover—your passion for life.            What inspires passion in your life? And what defeats it? How do you lose it and how do you get it back? In this exuberant and compelling book, Gregg Levoy, best-selling...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Women, Food, and Desire: Embrace Your Cravings, Make Peace with Food, Reclaim Your Body
Women, Food, and Desire: Embrace Your Cravings, Make Peace with Food, Reclaim Your Body

Alexandra Jamieson · Gallery Books
Format: Hardcover

A holistic health counselor and co-star of award-winning documentary Super Size Me explores women's cravings - for food, sleep, sex, movement, companionship, inspiration - and teaches them to listen to their bodies for a healthier, fuller life.Transformational health expert Alexandra...
Read More check catalog
 
 
21 Things You Need to Know About Diabetes and Nutrition
21 Things You Need to Know About Diabetes and Nutrition

R.D. Stephanie A. Dunbar · American Diabetes Association; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

Rather than providing lengthy explanations on nutrition and meal planning, this book cuts right to the point, directly answering the 21 most common questions and issues that people with diabetes ask about their nutrition. Most questions are answered in a single page, cutting through the confusion...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Blood Pressure: Blood Pressure Solution: The Step-By-Step Guide to Lowering High Blood Pressure the Natural Way in 30 Days! Natural Remedies to Reduce Hypertension Without Medication
Blood Pressure: Blood Pressure Solution: The Step-By-Step Guide to Lowering High Blood Pressure the Natural Way in 30 Days! Natural Remedies to Reduce Hypertension Without Medication

Eva Coleman · Eva Coleman
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

A Proven Step-By-Step Process to Controlling and Lowering Blood Pressure Without Prescription Medication Start Lowering Your Blood Pressure Now - The Natural Way FREE AUDIOBOOK INSIDE & INCLUDES 3 BONUSES! (DASH Diet Recipes, Juicing Recipes, and 5 Secret Supplements) This book provides...
Read More check catalog
 
 
A Change of Appetite
A Change of Appetite

Diana Henry · Mitchell Beazley
Format: Hardcover

What happened when one of today's best-loved food writers had a change of appetite? Here are the dishes that Diana Henry created when she started to crave a different kind of diet - less meat and heavy food, more vegetable-, fish-, and grain-based dishes - often inspired by the food...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Surgeon General's Warning: How Politics Crippled the Nation's Doctor
Surgeon General's Warning: How Politics Crippled the Nation's Doctor

Mike Stobbe · University of California Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

What does it mean to be the nations doctor? In this engaging narrative, journalist Mike Stobbe examines the Office of the U.S. Surgeon General, emphasizing that it has always been unique within the federal government in its ability to influence public health. But now, in their efforts to provide...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Demon of Brownsville Road: A Pittsburgh Family’s Battle with Evil in Their Home
The Demon of Brownsville Road: A Pittsburgh Family’s Battle with Evil in Their Home

Bob Cranmer · Berkley
Format: Book

October 1988: Bob Cranmer buys a house in the Pittsburgh suburb he grew up in. He has no idea that his dream home is about to become his worst nightmare ... The Cranmers seemed fated to own the house at 3406 Brownsville Road. As a young boy, Bob had been drawn to the property, and, just...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Love Playbook: Rules for Love, Sex, and Happiness
The Love Playbook: Rules for Love, Sex, and Happiness

La La Anthony · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 230
Format: Hardcover

#1 New York Times BestsellerLa La Anthony shares her one-of-a-kind rules on matters of the heart.Star of VH1's La La's Full Court Life, actress, entrepreneur, and wife of New York Knicks star Carmelo Anthony, La La Anthony found love and success on her own terms. But before La La was a strong...
Read More check catalog