health-medicine books
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  • Six Nine, Two Ten: A Body, Big and Small
    Views : 469
    Pages : 106

    by: Ron Clouse

    Publisher: pCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

    Book Description

    A biologist shares his struggles, research, and eventual success in achieving optimal weight in this debut memoir and health guide.

    Given his height of 6 feet 9 inches, Clouse was able to “hide a lot of extra poundage, but how ... more

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    2016-05-28

    ISBN-10: 1532963424

    ISBN-13: 9781532963421

    Language: English

  • I Contain Multitudes: The Microbes Within Us and a Grander View of Life
    Views : 82
    Pages : 368

    by: Ed Yong

    Publisher: pEcco

    Book Description

    The microbiome is one of the most talked-about topics in modern science, but it’s a complex and evolving field with important nuances often missed by the media. Atlantic science writer Yong refines the natural history of these microsco ... more

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    2016-08-09

    ISBN-10: 0062368591

    ISBN-13: 9780062368591

    Language: English

  • Big, Fat American Lion Book: An Active Guide for How to Live a Better Life Being Fat
    Views : 382
    Pages : 100

    by: Alessandro Boccaletti

    Publisher: pCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

    Book Description

    A short debut guide presents the common causes, complications, and cultural norms surrounding weight issues.

    Without preaching, Boccaletti supplies facts and statistical studies dealing with the causes of obesity and severe weight pr ... more

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    2016-04-19

    ISBN-10: 1519788835

    ISBN-13: 9781519788832

    Language: English

  • Ghost in the Ranks: Forgotten Voices & Military Mental Health
    Views : 39
    Pages : 264

    by: John J. Whelan

    Publisher: pFriesenPress

    Book Description

    A doctor who treats Canadian armed forces veterans with PTSD explores the causes and consequences of this devastating condition.

    Ever since Dr. John Whelan (Going Crazy in the Green Machine, 2014) started working with veterans, ... more

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    2016-04-21

    ISBN-10: 1460285298

    ISBN-13: 9781460285299

    Language: English

  • Vets for Vets: Harnessing the Power of Vets to Heal
    Views : 426
    Pages : 208

    by: Gerald Alpern

    Publisher: pPsychological Development Publications

    Book Description

    A debut book offers a revolutionary look at methods to treat veterans in distress.

    Alpern draws on decades of experience dealing with combat soldiers returning to civilian life in order to distill some essential lessons in his p ... more

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    2016-05-06

    ISBN-10: 1622179277

    ISBN-13: 9781622179275

    Language: English

  • Survival: A Medical Memoir
    Views : 244
    Pages : 606

    by: Lorne J. Brandes

    Publisher: pFriesenPress

    Book Description

    Brandes offers an absorbing, exhaustive true story about the obstacles researchers faced while ushering a new cancer drug through development and testing.

    Although he has authored numerous scientific papers, this is the first book fro ... more

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    2016-03-18

    ISBN-10: 1460285069

    ISBN-13: 9781460285060

    Language: English

  • Meat Climate Change: The 2nd Leading Cause of Global Warming
    Views : 494
    Pages : 348

    by: Moses Seenarine

    Publisher: pXpyr Press

    Book Description

    An argument for combating climate change through modifying agricultural practices and eating habits.

    Seenarine (Education and Empowerment Among Dalit (Untouchable) Women in India, 2004) argues for a meatless diet as a ke ... more

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    2016-04-15

    ISBN-10: 0692641157

    ISBN-13: 9780692641156

    Language: English