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STDs in the United States: A Reference Handbook

David E. Newton · ABC-CLIO
Pages: 350
Format: Hardcover

STDs in the United States: A Reference Handbook provides information about sexually transmitted diseases and infections and their impact on both an individual and a societal level.* Deals in detail with a number of topics not normally covered in competitor books, such as the nature of STDs...
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It Never Goes Away: Gender Transition at a Mature Age

Anne Lauren Koch DDS · Rutgers University Press
Pages: 228
Format: Hardcover

If you are transgendered, the feeling of wanting your body to match the sex you feel you are never goes away. For some, though, especially those who grew up before trans people were widely out and advocating for equality, these feelings were often compartmentalized and rarely acted upon....
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Conscious Creativity: Look. Connect. Create.

Philippa Stanton · Leaping Hare Press
Pages: 160
Format: Paperback

How often do you notice the texture of a painted wall or the scent of a friend's house and, importantly, how they make you feel? Connect your observations and your emotions and transform your creative practice with this essential toolbox packed full of exercises, tips, stunning images...
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Code Blue

Mike Magee · Atlantic Monthly Press
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

"Code Blue" is the phrase customarily announced over hospital public address systems to alert staff to an urgent medical emergency requiring immediate attention.How has the United States, with more resources than any nation, developed a healthcare system that delivers much poorer...
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Learn Braille: Uncontracted

R J Clarke · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Pages: 94
Format: Paperback

Learn braille by sight. Dots are printed, not embossed so that a sighted person can easily learn braille to assist a visually impaired person. The type of braille in this book is called UEB (Unified English Braille) which is the international standard for English speaking countries....
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Wounds into Wisdom: Healing Intergenerational Jewish Trauma

Tirzah Firestone · Adam Kadmon Books
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

The lasting effects of individual trauma are now widely recognized. But what of the consequences of extreme trauma on an entire ethnic group? New research in neuroscience and clinical psychology demonstrates that even when they are hidden, trauma histories -- from persecution and deportation...
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Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life

Louise Aronson · Bloomsbury Publishing
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

As revelatory as Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, physician and award-winning author Louise Aronson's Elderhood is an essential, empathetic look at a vital but little respected stage of life. For more than 5,000 years, "old" has been defined as beginning between the ages of 60 and 70. That...
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All that Remains: A Renowned Forensic Scientist on Death, Mortality, and Solving Crimes

Sue Black DBEFRSE · Arcade
Pages: 360
Format: Hardcover

Book of the Year, 2018 Saltire Literary Awards For fans of Caitlin Doughty, Mary Roach, and CSI shows, a renowned forensic scientist on death and mortality. Dame Sue Black is an internationally renowned forensic anthropologist and human anatomist. She has lived her life eye to eye with...
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Undo It!: How Simple Lifestyle Changes Can Reverse Most Chronic Diseases

Dean Ornish · Ballantine Books
Pages: 560
Format: Hardcover

Fight cancer, diabetes, heart disease, weight gain, and even the aging process itself with one simple, scientifically proven plan to reverse disease - as well as prevent and reduce symptoms - from the world-renowned pioneer of lifestyle medicine. Forty years of peer-reviewed research has proven...
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The Flower Fix: Modern arrangements for a daily dose of nature

Anna Potter · White Lion Publishing
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

The Flower Fix presents wild inspiration and modern arrangements by Swallows and Damsons florist Anna Potter, with beautiful photography by India Hobson. Blousy blooms, speckled branches, rich foliage, and delicate petals; nature has the power to inspire and energize, calm and soothe, focus...
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