After suffering a Brain Aneurysm and the surgery that followed; this is the story of recovery and the stratergies used to facilitate that recovery. How to cope with some of the issues which arise; the fear; the worry. This is written from the heart and travels from intensive care through to coming home; it has a sense of reality and is jargon free. it is designed to help facilitate recovery with hints and tips that the author found useful.
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 23 Pages (277 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 26th, 2020
Do you ever wonder what your anxious child is feeling?
Are you lacking the appropriate tools to help your loved one cope in a healthy productive way?
Are you ready to watch your kid shine bright while they independently manage their own anxiety?
Are you answering yes to the questions above? Then, you've landed on a solution.
This book is for the parent who wants to understand pediatric anxiety to its core.
Anxiety runs on a spectrum where various techniques work better than others - which is why this book is packed with coping strategies for different times, places, and situations suited to fit a range of children's needs.
The world of anxiety is vast and can feel overwhelming.
But understanding one topic at a time while identifying what works for your child can evoke self-awareness while bringing an immense sense of relief for everyone involved.
From an author who understands the parent-child relationship with anxiety, this guide decodes how to work with your children so ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 354 Pages (1,089 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 26th, 2020
Eating disorders come in all shapes and sizes. No matter where you're struggling on the spectrum of food behaviors, you are likely stressing yourself out about what the "perfect" answers are to making you feel good in your body again. It's time to put down those calorie counters and end the trendy weight-loss diets! (Put down the keto shake... drop it!)
Permission To Eat is a practical guide for recovery from eating disorders in college and beyond. The book gives readers specific tools for all genders to break up with their disorder, including action-based worksheets and journal prompts, knowledge of medical complications and what to tell medical professionals, personal stories from the author and others who have been through eating disorders, and most importantly -- hope for full recovery.
This book will help you discover how to:
• Drop the guilt around eating and create a better relationship with food so that you can get on with the more important things in life.
• Know what ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 205 Pages (1,407 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 26th, 2020
This short story tells the tale of our world once nano-sized biochip implants are introduced to human beings on a world-wide consumer scale.
Ultimately, heart pacemakers are the first medically acceptable electronic implants, and they can be monitored over the telephone lines so a doctor's visit isn't necessary. The same will be true of other implants.
With implantable nanotechnology biochips increasing at an exponential rate, this short screenplay examines the concerns of those who will produce and receive electronic implants that utilizing nano technology that monitors their financial information, health statistics, and biometrics.
The term RFID is now much more socially acceptable, and implanting animals with microchips is socially encouraged... as are stories of lost animals being reunited with their owners because of their RFID microchip.
In the end, "The Chip" is a cautionary tale of the new frontier in technology.
Got "The Chip"?
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 22 Pages (144 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 26th, 2020
CHAPTER I: RUNNING THE HUMAN AUTOMOBILE
CHAPTER II: WHY WE HAVE A STOMACH - WHAT KEEPS US ALIVE - THE DIGESTIVE SYSTEM - THE JOURNEY DOWN THE FOOD TUBE
CHAPTER III: THE FOOD-FUEL OF THE BODY-ENGINE - WHAT KIND OF FOOD SHOULD WE EAT? - THE THREE GREAT CLASSES OF FOOD-FUEL
CHAPTER IV: THE COAL FOODS - PROTEINS, OR "MEATS"
CHAPTER V: THE COAL FOODS (Continued) - STARCHES - SUGARS
CHAPTER VI: THE COAL FOODS (Continued) -ANIMAL FATS - NUTS
CHAPTER VII: KINDLING AND PAPER FOODS, FRUITS AND VEGETABLES
CHAPTER VIII: COOKING
CHAPTER IX: OUR DRINK - FILLING THE BOILER OF THE BODY-ENGINE - WHERE OUR DRINKING WATER COMES FROM - CAUSES AND DANGERS OF POLLUTED WATER - METHODS OF OBTAINING PURE WATER - HOME METHODS OF PURIFYING WATER
CHAPTER X: BEVERAGES, ALCOHOL, AND TOBACCO
CHAPTER XI: THE HEART-PUMP AND ITS PIPE-LINE SYSTEM - THE BLOOD VESSELS
CHAPTER XII: THE CARE OF THE HEART-PUMP AND ITS PIPE-LINES
CHAPTER XIII: HOW AND WHY WE BREATHE
CHAPTER XIV: HOW TO KEEP THE LUNG-BELLOWS IN GOOD ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 303 Pages (676 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Feb 26th, 2020
Is your new furry friend tough to housetrain? Discover the expert's straightforward techniques for raising a happy, obedient dog.
Are you struggling to keep your excitable puppy under control? Is your little doggy tearing up your lovely home? Do you worry you'll never get the family's lively new addition properly potty-trained? Born into a family of animal trainers, Brandon Harris has spent the last two decades teaching pooches and their owners. Now he'll show you his easy-to-apply strategies for getting your young canine companion comfortable and submissive in just eleven weeks.
Puppy Training the Simple Way: Housebreaking, Potty Training and Crate Training in 7 Easy-to-Follow Steps is a practical manual for taking charge of your dog's behavior. Filled with proven methods to handle your new pup, Brandon's belief in enabling your pet's happiness turns a daunting task into easily actionable steps. By following his tried-and-tested techniques, you'll soon both enjoy delightful ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 101 Pages (8,515 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 26th, 2020
Do you want to learn the secret of positivity?
For thousands of years, we as humans, have naturally looked for "what's wrong". It was a survival mechanism. But, imagine how your life would be different if your mind automatically used positivity and looked for "what's right".
Inside this book, you'll find out:
• How To Completely Transform Your Mind To Automatically Think Positive Thoughts
• How To Attract What You Want In Life
• The Surprising Benefits of Positive Thinking
• How To Use Negative "Realistic" Thinking
• How To End All Negative Self Talk and Limiting Beliefs
• And Much, Much More!
The author, Matt Morris has been into personal development since 1998, when he was in a plane crash, a coma for a month, and had to relearn practically everything. He's read hundreds of books, and been to many self-help conferences. Now, he's put his own spin on things with the knowledge and wisdom he's acquired.
If you purchase this today, you'll get limited time ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 32 Pages (1,054 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 25th, 2020
Do you want to lose the layers of fat around your belly, arms, and legs? Do you feel like losing weight but still want to eat tasty meals that will keep you full? If so, you are about to read the book that will help you with this process.
Created by Johns Hopkins medical researchers to control seizures in epileptic children, the keto diet will help you lose weight in a healthy way without starving yourself. Followed by millions of people, this low-carb and high-fat diet will improve your life.
The ketogenic diet is known as the only diet that you can follow for life, without experiencing the yo-yo effect.
This e-book explains how the keto diet works and what you can expect once you start following it. You do not have to be overweight to switch over to keto recipes. You simply need a desire to start eating healthily, as well as to drastically cut carbs, sodium, sugars, and other unhealthy nutrients.
We will go into detail about the changes your body will go through once you switch ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 237 Pages (46,444 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 25th, 2020
Thai Foot Massage is an ancient art, and part of traditional Thai Medicine. In Thailand, it is the most widely applied treatment.
This book is indispensable for all massage teachers, as it contains information and tips from a well experienced massage instructor with 10+ years of experience. Also, it will be valuable for those who wish to start learning simple massage techniques in order to apply them to family members and friends.
In this book, you will find:
?Detailed descriptions on traditional Thai Foot Massage techniques.
?Instructions on massage techniques on the dorsal and palmar surfaces of the foot
?Work with massage wooden tools and towels
?Thai Hand Massage instructions
?A small section on self-massage.
Thai Foot Massage is also known as Thai Reflexology (or Foot Massage for Health) in Thailand. Feel free to incorporate the techniques of this book in your massage therapy, Swedish massage, manual therapy or shiatsu treatments.
Elefteria Mantzorou learned the sacred art ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 181 Pages (4,289 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 24th, 2020
"Controlling carbs works in virtually every situation, when you're having dinner with the family or hosting a dinner party, when you're in a hurry or spending the day creating delicacies in your kitchen. If you like to take shortcuts or you enjoy starting from scratch, if you mostly tinker in the kitchen on the weekends or cook every day, here are the recipes that suit your lifestyle."
- Veronica Atkins
The Atkins diet -- a popular low- or modified-carb diet that's high in fats and proteins but low in things like sugar, fruit, grains and many processed foods -- has been around for more than 40 years. Various books written about the Atkins diet are some of the best-selling in the diet category, with more than 45 million sold worldwide.
The Atkins diet was created by an American cardiologist named Dr. Robert Atkins, who believed that eating a low-carb diet that focuses on foods like meat, veggies, cheese and butter could help many struggling with weight gain to quickly shed extra fat. ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 65 Pages (2,703 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 24th, 2020
Ever wondered whether your drinking has become a problem? Maybe you used to have a drink to wind down on a Friday evening, but now you don't stop until you've finished the bottle? Perhaps your weekends are increasingly unproductive because you're -- well, wasted?
Get help, before your relationships start to suffer.
Our easy guide will help you to understand how addiction works, find out whether you are addicted to alcohol, and adopt a healthier approach to drinking.
You will discover:
• Traditional and cutting-edge ways to overcome alcohol addiction
• Pharmacological and natural treatments
• The role of therapists and other professionals
• How you can help individuals addicted to alcohol
• How to deal with those at risk of suicide because of alcohol addiction
• The role of family and friends
• How to determine whether you have an addiction
• Mindfulness techniques to deal with pressure situations
• How to avoid trigger situations
• If you are ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 102 Pages (2,637 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 24th, 2020
If you're looking for some help losing weight after having a baby, then this book is for you!
Today only, get this incredibly useful guide for only $2.99. Regularly priced at $4.99. Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device.
Losing weight after a pregnancy is a problem that most mothers encounter. Although giving birth is a momentous, joyful event, sometimes the inability to lose weight afterwards causes depression and insecurity in women. Gaining weight during pregnancy is normal, but being unable to lose the weight gained afterwards creates genuine frustration. If you too are stuck in this dilemma, not to worry, you can deal with this immediately and head-on by following the method presented in this ebook. You'll be able to lose all the unwanted flabby tissue in your body more successfully by knowing the true causes of how you acquired it during pregnancy. Believe it or not, blindly exercising without first having an understanding as to how you accumulated those ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 28 Pages (879 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 23rd, 2020
Many still suffer from having had polio in the 1940s and 1950s. With no problems for years, post-polio syndrome strikes many now as they reach older age. Little by little a weakening of their muscles shows up once again. I am one of those people. I'll tell you my story, the before, during, and after.
I've found it surprising the number of people who are revealing they had poliomyelitis. They are active and appear strong and healthy, just like I did at their age. And maybe they won't experience this downslide. Who's to know?? We can only hope.
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 30 Pages (4,034 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 23rd, 2020
If you want to understand how Panchakarma works to detoxify and heal your body, then this book is for you!
Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet, or Kindle device.
Panchakarma is the most important detoxification treatment in Ayurveda (the Science of Life), since it can purify and cleanse a person's entire being - body, mind, and spirit. Since a body's imbalance usually leads to sickness or other troubling health conditions, restoring one's balance through a series of Panchakarma detoxification sessions and massages is crucial to help your body heal itself. Through regular Panchakarma treatments, not only can you prevent a wide range of illnesses and diseases; but results often include losing weight, improving strength and stamina, becoming more mentally and psychologically alert, enhancing your sex life, and generally experiencing a healthier and more zestful life.
This book is designed to provide you with an easy-to-understand, yet thorough introduction to ayurvedic medicine ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 62 Pages (1,293 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 22nd, 2020
If you want to know what causes ED, how to treat it, and what lifestyle changes you can make to prevent it, then this book is for you!
Today only, get this incredibly useful guide for only $2.99. Regularly priced at $4.99. Read on your PC, Mac, smart phone, tablet or Kindle device.
ED, or erectile dysfunction is a condition that affects more than 40% of the world's male population, and it's actually more commonly known as impotency. Erectile dysfunction is a broad term used to describe when a man is not physically able to achieve or maintain an erection of the penis for a sufficient enough amount of time for sexual function. When a man experiences erectile dysfunction for the first time in his life, he probably feels confused, scared, and embarrassed. But erectile dysfunction is not a condition that has to affect a person for the rest of their life. It can be caused by numerous factors and can affect a man at any age, under any circumstance. It is not uncommon for a normal man with ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 38 Pages (842 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 22nd, 2020
Save hundreds, if not thousands of dollars every year by having the right health insurance.
Turn that confusion-laced fine print into clear, precise details that are simple to understand. Better still, the next time you walk into a health insurance branch or call to make inquiries, to in well prepared and confident with the knowledge you need to make the right decision.
We all know that buying health insurance is not cheap business. That's why we can't afford to get it wrong. Making the wrong purchase when you buy health insurance can not only be expensive in your monthly or annual fees but you could find that the cover you have chosen does not fit your needs at the most crucial time - when you actually need to use it.
I have worked in the health care system for many years in areas directly relating to the patients' Health Insurance. I have seen, first hand, that there are a great number of people who are unaware of the limitations of their own Health Insurance.
I do believe ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 30 Pages (1,092 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 18th, 2020
Dr. Tabor's FIGHT NOW book provides information on lifestyle choices that might improve breast health and overall health. The purpose of Dr. Tabor's medical research is to empower you to become proactive against breast cancer now with specific food and lifestyle choices. We can make specific food and lifestyle choices to lower the risk of getting breast cancer, risk of recurrence, and risk of dying from breast cancer. The only alternative is to be reactive after you get breast cancer or have a recurrence of breast cancer. The choice is clear
Whether you are currently fighting breast cancer; are a survivor; or, simply trying to lower your risk, Dr. Tabor's FIGHT NOW book will give you concise, critical information that you can start using today. You don't have to read hundreds of pages, or have a medical degree to reduce your cancer risk. Spend just a few hours reading this book and you will be empowered to Fight Now.
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 160 Pages (260 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Feb 7th, 2020
Compartment syndrome is a complex physiologic process with significant potential harm, and though an important clinical problem, the basic science and research surrounding this entity remains poorly understood. This unique open access book fills the gap in the knowledge of compartment syndrome, re-evaluating the current state of the art on this condition. The current clinical diagnostic criteria are presented, as well as the multiple dilemmas facing the surgeon. Pathophysiology, ischemic thresholds and pressure management techniques and limitations are discussed in detail. The main surgical management strategy, fasciotomy, is then described for both the upper and lower extremities, along with wound care. Compartment syndrome due to patient positioning, in children and polytrauma patients, and unusual presentations are likewise covered. Novel diagnosis and prevention strategies, as well as common misconceptions and legal ramifications stemming from compartment syndrome, round out the ...
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 181 Pages (3,266 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Feb 3rd, 2020
This book includes review points about General Physiology in medical entrance examinations point of view.
Contents and page numbers
BASAL METABOLIC RATE
PHYSIOLOGICAL CHANGES WITH AGE
CELL MEMBRANE AND CELL WALL
TRANSPORT ACROSS MEMBRANES
GENERAL FEATURES OF TRANSPORT ACROSS CELL MEMBRANE
EXOCYTOSIS AND ENDOCYTOSIS
Genre: Medical eBooks Length: 18 Pages (437 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Jan 28th, 2020