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Silence: In the Age of Noise

Erling Kagge · Pantheon
Pages: 160
Format: Hardcover

A transformative account of an experience that is essential for our sanity and our happiness.There is a solution to the noise, distraction, ceaseless pings and alerts that undermine our patience and disturb our daily equilibrium: silence. What is silence? Where is it? How do we create it? These...
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Understanding Lung Cancer: An Introduction for Patients and Caregivers

NAHEED S ALI · Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Pages: 382
Format: Paperback

Cancer of any kind is scary, but lung cancer is unique in that most people think that only people who smoke can or do get it. The truth is that anyone can get lung cancer, and it can be deadly. In 2008 (the most recent year numbers are available) , 208,493 people in the United States...
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Stay Fit for Life: More than 60 Exercises to Restore Your Strength and Future-Proof Your Body

Joshua Kozak · DK
Pages: 186
Format: Paperback

A streamlined functional training program specifically for the baby boomer generation. Future-proof your body and restore strength and balance to your everyday movement with 62 functional exercises, targeted workout routines, and three four-week fitness programs.They say 50 is the new 40; well,...
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Asperger's Children: The Origins of Autism in Nazi Vienna

Edith Sheffer · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

A groundbreaking exploration of the chilling history behind an increasingly common diagnosis.In 1930s and 1940s Vienna, child psychiatrist Hans Asperger sought to define autism as a diagnostic category, aiming to treat those children, usually boys, he deemed capable of participating fully...
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Here Is Real Magic: A Magician's Search for Wonder in the Modern World

NATE STANIFORTH · Bloomsbury USA
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

An extraordinary memoir about finding wonder in everyday life, from magician Nate Staniforth.Nate Staniforth has spent most of his life and all of his professional career trying to understand wonder--what it is, where to find it, and how to share it with others. He became a magician because...
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Her Body, Our Laws: On the Front Lines of the Abortion War, from El Salvador to Oklahoma

Michelle Oberman · Beacon Press
Pages: 216
Format: Hardcover

With stories from the front lines, a legal scholar journeys through distinct legal climates to understand precisely why and how the war over abortion is being fought.Drawing on her years of research in El Salvador - the only country to ban abortion without exception - legal scholar Michelle...
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You Can Stop Humming Now: A Doctor's Stories of Life, Death, and in Between

Daniela Lamas · Little, Brown and Company
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A critical care doctor's breathtaking stories about what it means to be saved by modern medicineModern medicine is a world that glimmers with new technology and cutting-edge research. To the public eye, medical stories often begin with sirens and flashing lights and culminate in survival...
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An Insider's Guide to Orthopedic Surgery: A Physical Therapist Shares the Keys to a Better Recovery

Elizabeth Kaufmann · Skyhorse Publishing
Pages: 184
Format: Paperback

Nearly two million Americans undergo elective orthopedic surgery each year. And the numbers keep growing -- hip replacements are projected to double over the next fifteen years and knee replacements will quadruple. When you are ready for your procedure, you'll want a copy of An Insider's...
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Food Can Fix It: The Superfood Switch to Fight Fat, Defy Aging, and Eat Your Way Healthy

MEHMET OZ · Scribner
Pages: 353
Format: Hardcover

Includes the 21-Day Weight Loss Jumpstart! Improve your life through your diet with a friendly, non-punishing, and completely authoritative approach to harnessing the healing power of food from Dr. Mehmet Oz, America's #1 authority on health and well-being.What if you had an effortless...
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Bright Line Eating: The Science of Living Happy, Thin & Free

Ph D Susan Peirce Thompson · Hay House, Inc.
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Foreword by John Robbins, author of the international bestseller DIET FOR A NEW AMERICAIn this book, Susan Peirce Thompson, Ph.D. shares the groundbreaking weight-loss solution based on her highly acclaimed Bright Line Eating Boot Camps. Rooted in cutting-edge...
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