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By: Clarence Vos

In It's Better to Laugh Than Cry, Clarence Vos shares the story of his marriage and his wife's illness in the hopes that it will be a help and inspiration to those with Huntington's and their loved ones. As he says, "Life brings trials, but God br...

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By: Susie Agnew, Sir Jackie Stewart OBE

What do a member of the royal family, Olympic rowing champion, comedienne, retired construction worker, a job seeker, a parent, a prisoner and a vet have in common? They are among the many people who have shared their personal stories about what d...

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By: Peter Bronski

Since the advent of sport, athletes have worked to gain an edge on their competition—to look, feel, and perform their best—through both training and nutrition. Today, science is increasingly showing the negative impact that gluten, a p...

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By: Barbara I Willinger, Alan Rice

Explore the in-hospital evolution of social work with HIV/AIDS patients!A History of AIDS Social Work in Hospitals: A Daring Response to an Epidemic presents first-hand historical perspectives from frontline hospital social workers who cared for H...

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By: Amy Rovere

Responding to the fact that coping with a parent’s death can be especially hard on young children, this beautifully written and illustrated book is a valuable resource for parents and counselors. Ten-year-old Emily and seven-year-old Ben mus...

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By: Scott Isaacs, Fred Vagnini

Twenty-seven Percent of Americans Have Metabolic Syndrome It’s now estimated that 55 million Americans have metabolic syndrome; however, if you’re like most Americans, you may not have ever heard of the syndrome much less understa...

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By: MD, William M., MD Lydiatt, Perry Johnson

William Lydiatt, M.D. and Perry Johnson, M.D., have worked with hundreds of mouth and throat cancer patients. They understand the emotional turmoil patients and their families go through after a cancer diagnosis, and they know how being informed c...

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<P>Over many decades, "contagion" has been a metaphor of choice for everything from global terrorism, suicide bombings, poverty, immigration, global financial crises, human rights, fast food, obesity, divorce, and homosexuality. Essays exami...

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By: Martyn Hooper

self-help guide to vitamin B12 deficiency and pernicious anaemiaself-help guide to vitamin B12 deficiency and pernicious anaemia

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By: Raymond Perrin

After many years of careful study combined with practical hands-on experience with hundreds of patients, Dr Raymond Perrin has arrived at the firm conclusion that CSF/ME is a structural disorder with definite diagnosable clinical signs. He has dev...