health-medicine books
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  • The Guerrilla/Gorilla Diet & Lifestyle Program: Wage War On Weight And Poor Health And Learn To Thrive In The Modern Jungle
    Views : 246
    Pages : 270

    by: Galit Goldfarb

    Publisher: pCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

    Book Description

    A diet and lifestyle guide based on evolutionary science that compares humans and gorillas.

    At the age of 16, Goldfarb (The 6 Principle Strategy for Creating a Successful & Happy Life, 2015, etc.) became obsessed with ... more

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    2015-10-07

    ISBN-10: 151767476X

    ISBN-13: 9781517674762

    Language: English

  • The Laws of Medicine: Field Notes from an Uncertain Science (TED Books)
    Views : 103
    Pages : 96

    Publisher: pSimon & Schuster/ TED

    Book Description

    Oncologist and Pulitzer Prize winner Mukherjee (Medicine/Columbia Univ.; The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer, 2010) skillfully dives into the hidden side of medicine in this elaboration of the author’s 18-minute TE ... more

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    2015-10-13

    ISBN-10: 1476784841

    ISBN-13: 9781476784847

    Language: English

  • Uniquely Human: A Different Way of Seeing Autism
    Views : 141
    Pages : 272

    by: Barry M. Prizant

    Publisher: pSimon & Schuster

    Book Description

    A remarkable new approach to autism.

    The key to successfully connecting with and helping children with autism is deceptively simple: don’t make assumptions, ask them questions about their feelings and behavior, listen closely t ... more

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    2015-08-04

    ISBN-10: 1476776237

    ISBN-13: 9781476776231

    Language: English

  • Illness to Wellness: Reclaiming Your Life After a Medical Crisis
    Views : 308
    Pages : 226

    by: Betsy M. Cohen

    Publisher: pBetsy Cohen

    Book Description

    A manual offers advice to patients dealing with the long-term effects of a medical crisis.

    In this debut health book, Cohen draws on her professional experience as a rehabilitation specialist, as well as her personal experience with a ser ... more

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    2015-08-21

    ISBN-10: 069248762X

    ISBN-13: 9780692487624

    Language: English

  • NeuroTribes: The Legacy of Autism and the Future of Neurodiversity
    Views : 475
    Pages : 544

    by: Steve Silberman

    Publisher: pAvery

    Book Description

    A well-researched, readable report on the treatment of autism that explores its history and proposes significant changes for its future.

    Silberman, a writer for Wired and other publications, explores the work ... more

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    2015-08-25

    ISBN-10: 158333467X

    ISBN-13: 9781583334676

    Language: English

  • The Patient's Playbook: How to Save Your Life and the Lives of Those You Love
    Views : 57
    Pages : 336

    by: Leslie D. Michelson

    Publisher: pKnopf

    Book Description

    A primer on making the right moves as an active participant in your health care.

    Whatever your opinion on the Affordable Care Act, there’s an argument to be made that the American health care system is still a confusing mess, driven b ... more

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    2015-09-01

    ISBN-10: 038535228X

    ISBN-13: 9780385352284

    Language: English

  • The Diet Myth: Why the Secret to Health and Weight Loss is Already in Your Gut
    Views : 73
    Pages : 336

    by: Tim Spector

    Publisher: pThe Overlook Press

    Book Description

    Spector (Genetic Epidemiology/King’s Coll. London; Identically Different: Why We Can Change Our Genes, 2013) asserts that essential digestive microbes are major determinants of body composition.

    Following a jarring health scar ... more

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    2015-09-08

    ISBN-10: 1468311514

    ISBN-13: 9781468311518

    Language: English