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Everything You Need to Know About Lyme Disease and Other Tick-Borne Disorders
Everything You Need to Know About Lyme Disease and Other Tick-Borne Disorders
Paperback      ISBN: 0471407933
A guide to the treatment and prevention of the disease tells how to recognize symptoms, how to remove ticks safely, and where to find information and support organizations.
One Oar: A Journey With Alzheimer's
One Oar
A Journey With Alzheimer's
1st Edition    Paperback      ISBN: 0975383302
...the heart of the thing is the marriage. I's not a book about Alzheimer's. ...Beautiful in spirit and in execution, it deserves all the recognition it has received.Gail Martin, Author of The Hourglass . . .each poem is vivid, clearly constructed and deeply moving. Marie gets to the heart with no sentimentality.Conrad Hillberry, Author of Sorting the Smoke and Taking Notes Her candid reflections on love that endures in the face of inexorable loss will resonate with those who face similar challenges.Marie Stoline, RN, Gerontology Services, Kalamazoo, Michigan Poem by poem Bahlke constructs a mitred, polished document, a clear-eyed chronicle of loss.Susan Ramsey, Instructor, Women's Literature, L. Lee Stryker Center, Kalamazoo College
Asthma: The Complete Guide to Integrative Therapies
Asthma
The Complete Guide to Integrative Therapies
Paperback      ISBN: 0892819324
A comprehensive program to help asthma sufferers identify their triggers, make changes in their environment, diet, and lifestyle, and reduce their dependence on drugs. • Evaluates the full range of therapies, including acupuncture, herbalism, massage, yoga, and breathing exercises, as well as standard pharmaceuticals. • By the authors of the bestselling Food Allergies and Food Intolerance. • Provides special advice for parents with asthmatic children. Almost everyone with asthma could be feeling better and using fewer drugs; this book shows you how. Internationally recognized authorities on allergies and asthma, Dr. Jonathan Brostoff and Linda Gamlin provide a comprehensive step-by-step program to help you identify your personal asthma triggers and make changes in your environment, diet, and lifestyle that can reduce your exposure to allergens and your need for drugs. The authors have examined the most up-to-date research to offer a critical survey of the full range of asthma therapies, from alternatives such as acupuncture, herbalism, yoga, and breathing exercises to the commonly prescribed pharmaceuticals. Expectant mothers and fathers with asthma will appreciate the information on how to reduce the risk of their unborn child acquiring the disease, and parents will find advice that can help their asthmatic children lead happier, healthier lives.
The Lonely Patient: How We Experience Illness
The Lonely Patient
How We Experience Illness
Paperback      ISBN: 0060847964
A guide for patients and their loved ones on the intellectual and psychological aspects of illness draws on the experiences of the author's brother-in-law throughout the course of the latter's treatment for cancer, offering insight into how illness often results in an alienation process. Reprint.
ABC of Asthma, Allergies and Lupus: Eradicate Asthma - Now!
ABC of Asthma, Allergies and Lupus
Eradicate Asthma - Now!
Paperback      ISBN: 096299426x
One & the Same: Connecting Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Candidiasis & Immune System Dysfunction
One & the Same
Connecting Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Candidiasis & Immune System Dysfunction
Paperback      ISBN: 1412003474
Sick and Tired of Feeling Sick and Tired: Living With Invisible Chronic Illness
Sick and Tired of Feeling Sick and Tired
Living With Invisible Chronic Illness
Paperback      ISBN: 0393320650
A guide to coping with chronic illness teaches readers how to become aware of the attitude they have toward their illnesses and shows how they can communicate with themselves, their doctors, and their loved ones in ways that meet their needs. Original.
The Broken Cord: A Family's Ongoing Struggle With Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
The Broken Cord
A Family's Ongoing Struggle With Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
Hardcover      ISBN: 0060160713
Dorris, author of A Yellow raft in blue water , professor at Dartmouth College, and member of the Modoc Indian tribe, tells the moving story of his adopted Sioux son Adam, who suffers from Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, and offers an informed general account of FAS itself. Annotation copyright Book News, Inc. Portland, Or.
The First Year - Lupus: An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed
The First Year - Lupus
An Essential Guide for the Newly Diagnosed
Paperback      ISBN: 1569245096
The author, a lupus sufferer, arms readers with the vital information they will need to face this disease, with advice on diagnosis, lifestyle changes, and treatment options. Original.
Optimal Digestive Health: A Complete Guide
Optimal Digestive Health
A Complete Guide
Paperback      ISBN: 1594770360
"A comprehensive and integrative approach to achieving digestive health using mainstream, complementary, and alternative therapies."--Provided by publisher.