Health & Fitness Books

World War C: Lessons from the Covid-19 Pandemic and How to Prepare for the Next One Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982166106
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 5th, 2021

CNN chief medical correspondent Sanjay Gupta, MD, offers an accessible, data-packed answer to our biggest questions about Covid-19: What have we learned about this pandemic and how can we prepare for—or prevent—the next one?

As America’s favorite frontline Covid-19 health journalist, Dr.

Patient Zero: A Curious History of the World's Worst Diseases Cover Image
ISBN: 9781523513291
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Published: Workman Publishing - November 9th, 2021

A very timely history of disease outbreaks, from the authors of Quackery: stories of outbreaks (and their patient zeros), plus chapters on the science, culture, and cures for different types of epidemics and pandemics. Popular reading on a timely topic.

Every Deep-Drawn Breath: A Critical Care Doctor on Healing, Recovery, and Transforming Medicine in the ICU Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982171148
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

A world-renowned critical care doctor offers hope for ICU patients and their families in this timely, urgent, and compassionate narrative.

Over the next ten years, 40 to 60 million people in this country will be admitted to the ICU.

Holistic Medicine and the Extracellular Matrix: The Science of Healing at the Cellular Level Cover Image
ISBN: 9781644112946
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Published: Healing Arts Press - November 9th, 2021

Reveals how the extracellular matrix offers scientific proof for holism 

• Examines the function of the extracellular matrix, the inner ocean that unifies all our cells and controls them in a coordinated and integrated fashion

• Explores how the extracellular matrix builds and repairs itself and how holistic therapy can be applied based on this knowledge


Fevers, Feuds, and Diamonds: Ebola and the Ravages of History Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250800237
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Published: Picador - November 16th, 2021

“Paul Farmer brings his considerable intellect, empathy, and expertise to bear in this powerful and deeply researched account of the Ebola outbreak that struck West Africa in 2014. It is hard to imagine a more timely or important book.” —Bill and Melinda Gates

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A Cultural Biography of the Prostate Cover Image
ISBN: 9780262543040
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Published: The MIT Press - September 7th, 2021

What contemporary prostate angst tells us about how we understand masculinity, aging, and sexuality.

The Beauty in Breaking: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525537397
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Published: Riverhead Books - June 29th, 2021


A New York Times Notable Book

“Riveting, heartbreaking, sometimes difficult, always inspiring.” —The New York Times Book Review

As seen/heard on Fresh Air, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, NBC Nightly News, MSNBC, Weekend Edition, and more

Inflamed: Deep Medicine and the Anatomy of Injustice Cover Image
ISBN: 9780374602512
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - August 3rd, 2021

Raj Patel, the New York Times bestselling author of The Value of Nothing, teams up with physician, activist, and co-founder of the Do No Harm Coalition Rupa Marya to reveal the links between health and structural injustices--and to offer a new deep medicine that can heal our bodies and our world.

The 36-Hour Day: A Family Guide to Caring for People Who Have Alzheimer Disease and Other Dementias (Johns Hopkins Press Health Books) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781421441719
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Published: Johns Hopkins University Press - August 10th, 2021

With over 3.5 million copies sold, the bestselling guide to understanding and caring for people with dementia is now completely revised and updated

Be Period Positive: Reframe Your Thinking and Reshape the Future of Menstruation Cover Image
ISBN: 9780744033755
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Published: DK - August 24th, 2021

Period positivity starts with asking questions.

This informative, irreverent, and absorbing book covers all your period-related questions - why they're taboo (and needn't be) and how to navigate the whole bleeding thing, from first periods to fertility, euphemisms to uteruses, menstrual products to menopause.

Clean: The New Science of Skin and the Beauty of Doing Less Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525538325
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Published: Riverhead Books - July 20th, 2021

Named a Best Book of 2020 by NPR and Vanity Fair

One of Smithsonian's Ten Best Science Books of 2020

“A searching and vital explication of germ theory, social norms, and what the modern era is really doing to our bodies and our psyches.” —Vanity Fair

Committed: Dispatches from a Psychiatrist in Training Cover Image
ISBN: 9780358434733
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Published: Mariner Books - July 13th, 2021

Grey’s Anatomy meets One L in this psychiatrist’s charming and poignant memoir about his residency at Harvard.

Adam Stern was a student at a state medical school before being selected to train as a psychiatry resident at one of the most prestigious programs in the country.