health-medicine books
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  • Maimonides & Metabolism: Unique Scientific Breakthroughs in Weight Loss
    Views : 6
    Pages : 346

    by: Rabbi Yonason Herschlag

    Publisher: pCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

    Book Description

    A reconsideration of the physiology of weight loss, supported by the writings of the Jewish philosopher Maimonides.

    In recent years, discussions about losing weight have been dominated by the protein-carbohydrate duo. Although debut a ... more

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    2015-12-14

    ISBN-10: 1508968632

    ISBN-13: 9781508968634

    Language: English

  • Just Chaaa...: Breathing, Feeling and Touching Your Way to More Energy
    Views : 453
    Pages : 140

    by: Dr. David Kearney O.M.D.

    Publisher: pCreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform

    Book Description

    This short guide to a healthier, more relaxed, and balanced lifestyle posits strategies that are easy and memorable.

    Acupuncturist and Chinese-medicine practitioner Kearney is a well-educated and experienced author with a message. In this ... more

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    2015-06-29

    ISBN-10: 1512387495

    ISBN-13: 9781512387490

    Language: English

  • The Biology of Desire: Why Addiction Is Not a Disease
    Views : 232
    Pages : 256

    by: Marc Lewis PhD

    Publisher: pPublicAffairs

    Book Description

    An argument against classifying addiction as a chronic “brain disease.”

    Armed with scientific data and plenty of case studies, developmental neuroscientist and former addict Lewis (Memoirs of an Addicted Brain: A Neuroscien ... more

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    2015-07-14

    ISBN-10: 1610394372

    ISBN-13: 9781610394376

    Language: English

  • Anxious: Using the Brain to Understand and Treat Fear and Anxiety
    Views : 53
    Pages : 480

    by: Joseph LeDoux

    Publisher: pViking

    Book Description

    This is no self-help book but rather a rigorous scientific analysis of brain function, heavy on research and theory.

    LeDoux (Neuroscience/New York Univ.; The Synaptic Self: How Our Brains Become Who We Are, 2002, etc.), wh ... more

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    2015-07-14

    ISBN-10: 0670015334

    ISBN-13: 9780670015337

    Language: English

  • Food Intolerance
    Views : 32
    Pages : 152

    by: Sara Blake

    Publisher: pFriesenPress

    Book Description

    In her debut, Blake reveals how she copes with her intolerances to everyday foods and offers tips to fellow sufferers.

    “I have lost the ability to digest 95% of the foods that everyone else enjoys,” the author begins. She arrived ... more

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    2015-07-20

    ISBN-10: 1460258169

    ISBN-13: 9781460258163

    Language: English

  • The World's Emergency Room: The Growing Threat to Doctors, Nurses, and Humanitarian Workers
    Views : 481
    Pages : 240

    by: Michael VanRooyen

    Publisher: pSt. Martin's Press

    Book Description

    A behind-the-scenes look at the nascent field of humanitarian medicine as it has evolved in recent years of civil wars, famines, tsunamis, and other natural and man-made disasters.

    Since 1990, world conflicts and refugee crises have spu ... more

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    2016-04-19

    ISBN-10: 1250072123

    ISBN-13: 9781250072122

    Language: English

  • Thrive: An environmentally conscious lifestyle guide to better health and true wealth
    Views : 119
    Pages : 270

    by: K. Chayne

    Publisher: pPurpose Prints

    Book Description

    A debut book offers a comprehensive approach to living an “environmentally conscious” life.

    In the realm of self-improvement books, focusing on a single area, such as diet or happiness, is a very common construct. Much rarer (and ... more

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    2016-05-10

    ISBN-10: 0997132027

    ISBN-13: 9780997132021

    Language: English