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The Complete DASH Diet for Beginners: The Essential Guide to Lose Weight and Live Healthy

Jennifer Koslo PhDRDNCSSD · Rockridge Press
Pages: 182
Format: Paperback

From one of the nation's leading voices on heart-healthy nutrition, The Complete DASH Diet for Beginners is your all-in-one guide to lowering your blood pressure, decreasing your cholesterol, and losing weight with the #1 doctor-recommended DASH diet. The standard American diet is filled...
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Zika: From the Brazilian Backlands to Global Threat

Debora Diniz · Zed Books
Pages: 156
Format: Paperback

The Zika virus has devastated lives and countless communities, leaving children across the Americas with severe disabilities as a result of the epidemic. Nowhere has this devastation been more deeply felt than in Alagoas, a small rural province in northeast Brazil. It was here that the most...
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Navigating Life with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis

MB Bromberg · Oxford University Press
Pages: 280
Format: Paperback

Navigating Life with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis provides accessible, comprehensive, and up-to-date information about the challenges patients, family members, and caregivers face when confronted by ALS, a disease that affects approximately 5,600 Americans every year, with as many as 30,000...
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The Hacking of the American Mind: The Science Behind the Corporate Takeover of Our Bodies and Brains

Robert H Lustig · Avery
Pages: 344
Format: Hardcover

"Explores how industry has manipulated our most deep-seated survival instincts." - David Perlmutter, MD, Author, #1 New York Times bestseller, Grain Brain and Brain MakerThe New York Times-bestselling author of Fat Chance reveals the corporate scheme to sell pleasure, driving...
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The Natural First Aid Handbook: Household Remedies, Herbal Treatments, and Basic Emergency Preparedness Everyone Should Know

Brigitte Mars · Storey Publishing, LLC
Pages: 192
Format: Paperback

Cayenne pepper can stop bleeding. Garlic helps alleviate a toothache. Honey soothes a burn. When an emergency situation arises, simple home remedies can play a vital role in easing symptoms and providing immediate help. Become an effective first responder with a combination of best first-aid...
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Slow Medicine: The Way to Healing

Victoria Sweet · Riverhead Books
Pages: 289
Format: Hardcover

A radical new understanding of how medicine is best practiced, from the award-winning author of God's Hotel Over the years that Victoria Sweet has been a physician, "healthcare" has replaced medicine, "providers" look at their laptops more than at their patients,...
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Whole Cooking and Nutrition: An Everyday Superfoods Approach to Planning, Cooking, and Eating with Diabetes

Katie Cavuto · The American Diabetes Association
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Enough of the dieting and deprivation! It's time to embrace the joy of eating well with an intention that healthy foods are nourishing, sustaining and delicious. Whole Cooking and Nutrition shifts the conversation away from dieting to one of positive messages and gratifying intentions....
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Master Your Diabetes: A Comprehensive, Integrative Approach for Both Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes

Mona Morstein · Chelsea Green Publishing
Pages: 560
Format: Paperback

The evidence is clear: We are in the midst of a worldwide diabetes epidemic. In the United States alone, one in three Americans is either diabetic (29 million patients) or prediabetic (87 million patients) , costing an annual $242 billion in medical treatments. In Master Your Diabetes,...
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The Breast Test Book: A Woman's Guide to Mammography and Beyond

Connie Jones · Oxford University Press
Pages: 240
Format: Paperback

Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed malignancy in women and the second leading cause of cancer-related deaths in American women. Although cardiovascular-related deaths significantly outnumber breast cancer deaths, breast cancer is arguably the most feared diagnosis among American...
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Painkillers: History, Science, and Issues

Victor B Stolberg · Greenwood
Pages: 286
Format: Hardcover

This accessible, easy-to-read book provides readers with different perspectives on the subject of painkillers, examining their history, production, uses, and dangers.* Documents the risks of painkiller use and explores the various issues centered around the production, distribution, and regulation...
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