Women's Health
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History of the Breast
History of the Breast
Paperback      ISBN: 0345388941
Details the perception of the breast in Western culture from ancient times to the present day, exploring the religious, medical, literary, artistic, political, psychoanalytical, and social perspectives from a male and female point of view
A Guide to Survivorship for Women Who Have Ovarian Cancer
A Guide to Survivorship for Women Who Have Ovarian Cancer
Paperback      ISBN: 1421417545
Editors Bristow, Cornelison, and Montz present medical professionals working in a wide variety of contexts and general interest readers with the second edition of their collection of academic papers and scholarly articles focused on contemporary ovarian cancer survivorship. The seventeen contributions that make up the main body of the text in parts devoted to surgery for ovarian cancer, chemotherapy, the side effects of chemotherapy, radiation therapy, nutrition, and a wide variety of other related subjects. Robert E. Bristow is a faculty member of the University of California-Irvine. Terri L. Cornelison is a faculty member of Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. F. J. Montz was a faculty member of Johns Hopkins University, Maryland. Annotation ©2015 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
The Oxytocin Factor: Tapping the Hormone of Calm, Love, and Healing
The Oxytocin Factor
Tapping the Hormone of Calm, Love, and Healing
Hardcover      ISBN: 0738207489
Documents recent scientific findings about the role of oxytocin in bonding, sex, childbirth, and overall feelings of calm, sharing the latest research in layperson terms while noting the potentially beneficial applications of the hormone in reducing anxiety, childbirth problems, and other areas. 20,000 first printing.
The Body Sculpting Bible for Abs: Women's Edition
The Body Sculpting Bible for Abs
Women's Edition
Paperback      ISBN: 1578262658
The Body Sculpting Bible for Abs: Women’s EditionIncludes Free DVD The follow-along DVD designed to help every woman get that toned and slender waistline. The Body Sculpting Bible for Abs: Women’s Edition shows women how to get the abs she wants...and her man desires. The abdominal muscles, stomach, and waistline are targeted in this unique book and DVD combo, featuring the best exercises, the best nutrition plan, and the best training schedule out there. The invigorating 14-day program includes a follow-along DVD to jumpstart the break-in workout. Combining traditional and trendy exercises, this book uses the periodization principle to teach a quick, easy way to burn body fat and create a slender but toned waist. Inside you’ll find: • just-for-women features like a focus on reducing body fat and motivation techniques • dozens of specially selected abdominal exercises, from traditional crunches to stability and medicine balls • an all-new 30-minute follow-along DVD to keep you motivated The Body Sculpting Bible for Abs: Women’s Edition has everything that made the original editions so popular, without the gimmicks, diet pills, or gadgets.
The Female Brain
The Female Brain
Paperback      ISBN: 0767920104
The founder of the first clinic in the country to study and treat women's brain functions provides a truly comprehensive look at the way women's minds work, combining two decades of research, real-life stories, and all of the latest information from the scientific community at large. Reprint. 75,000 first printing.
The Self-Care Solution: A Modern Mother's Essential Guide to Health and Well-Being
The Self-Care Solution
A Modern Mother's Essential Guide to Health and Well-Being
Paperback      ISBN: 1631520687
Combining the thoughtful and expert narrative of a veteran mom of four children with the voices of hundreds of moms she surveyed,The Self-Care Solution offers insightful answers to poignant questions about how mothers take care of themselves, their relationships, and their jobs while raising their children—and how they don’t. Here, mothers reveal their struggles with self-care, and the consequences of neglecting themselves and their relationships, and share successful strategies to combat these issues. Each chapter also includes reflective self-assessment questions for mothers to gauge where they are from a self-care standpoint, as well as lists of tried and true tools they can employ to achieve more balance, and ultimately more satisfaction, within themselves and in their relationships. Inspirational yet practical,The Self-Care Solution will dramatically impact women who are navigating the critical responsibility of motherhood while attempting to stay true to themselves.
Stress Solutions for Pregnant Moms: How Breaking Free from Stress Can Boost Your Baby’s Potential
Stress Solutions for Pregnant Moms
How Breaking Free from Stress Can Boost Your Baby’s Potential
Paperback      ISBN: 0983898405
Emotional Healing Through Mindfulness Meditation: Stories and Meditations for Women Seeking Wholeness
Emotional Healing Through Mindfulness Meditation
Stories and Meditations for Women Seeking Wholeness
Paperback      ISBN: 0892819987
Explains how women can heal deep emotional pain through a new therapeutic approach that combines mindfulness meditation with psychotherapy. Includes guided meditations on an accompanying 60-minute CD. Original.
The Pink Ribbon Diet: A Revolutionary New Weight Loss Plan To Lower Your Breast Cancer Risk
The Pink Ribbon Diet
A Revolutionary New Weight Loss Plan To Lower Your Breast Cancer Risk
Paperback      ISBN: 0738213942
A new diet for the overweight breast-cancer patient or anyone at risk for the disease features 150 recipes full of nutrients that are thought to lower breast-cancer risk and improve biomarkers, which are indicators of risk. Original.
The Infertility Cure: The Ancient Chinese Wellness Program For Getting Pregnant And Having Healthy Babies
The Infertility Cure
The Ancient Chinese Wellness Program For Getting Pregnant And Having Healthy Babies
Paperback      ISBN: 0316159212
Reveals the secrets of traditional Chinese medical practices and techniques designed to provide women with an effective, natural approach to supporting their efforts to become pregnant by enhancing overall health and well-being, strengthening the reproductive organs and systems, healing specific ailments that affect fertility, and supporting Western reproductive technologies. Reprint. 35,000 first printing.