Publisher: pDoubledayBook Description
An eye-opening history of the Manhattan hospital whose name is a byword for asylums everywhere.
If a person is taken to Bellevue, it’s never for good reasons. It is the hospital where sick homeless people, injured construction workers, ... more
by: David France
Publisher: pKnopfBook Description
How scientists and citizens banded together to lift the death sentence from AIDS.
It may be hard for anyone not alive at the time to comprehend how devastatingly the AIDS epidemic announced itself in the early 1980s and how resolute the R ... more
by: Greg Horn
Publisher: pLighthouse PressBook Description
In this self-help guide, pillars of wellness replace quick fixes while illustrating a holistic approach to health.
Like many wellness authors, Horn (Living Green: A Practical Guide to Simple Sustainability, 2006) uses his ... more
Publisher: pLulu Publishing ServicesBook Description
A lung cancer survivor offers hope for patients, families, and friends.
Van de Water’s whole life changed in an instant when, at 47 as a healthy nonsmoker, she was diagnosed with lung cancer. In this debut memoir, she traces her ill ... more
Publisher: pSapphire River Publishing Services, Inc.Book Description
In this debut guide to thriving through a cancer diagnosis and the healing process, the author gives intimate, friendly, and firm advice about handling family, medical providers, fear, and decision-making.
Cancer can shock and rattle ... more
Publisher: pLittle, Brown and CompanyBook Description
Two skilled journalists collaborate on the most personal of stories: their extremely premature daughter’s struggle to survive.
Thomas French (Zoo Story: Life in the Garden of Captives, 2010, etc.), who won a Pulitzer Prize for fe ... more
Publisher: pCape Cedar MediaBook Description
A book offers a critique of the pharmaceutical industry from a lawyer who battled it.
The currently contentious debate over health care has drawn the public’s attention to the pharmaceutical industry, a multibillion-dollar ma ... more