Smart metrics, slow thinking, off-label drugs, and a "Moneyball" prescription for fixing modern medicine--by the author of Tripping Over the Truth
A moving memoir and an extraordinary love story that shows how an expert physician became a family caregiver and learned why care is so central to all our lives and yet is at risk in today's world.
The bestselling author of Intern and Doctored tells the story of the thing that makes us tick
The powerful memoir of a young doctor and former college athlete diagnosed with a rare disease who spearheaded the search for a cure—and became a champion for a new approach to medical research.
The science, culture and history of breast cancer as told by a reporter who survived itAs a health-care journalist, Kate Pickert knew the emotional highs and lows of medical treatment well -- but always from a distance, through the stories of her subjects.$19.95ISBN: 9780393712322Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - September 24th, 2019
Most books about emotional eating tend to focus on how to strengthen self-restraint or how to identify what triggers it. The former can make the problem worse, while the latter may be different each time it occurs. Both approaches fail to help emotional eaters understand why they feel compelled to do something that they don't want to do in the first place.$28.00ISBN: 9780812998832Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Random House - July 23rd, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The 2013–2014 Ebola epidemic was the deadliest ever—but the outbreaks continue. Now comes a gripping account of the doctors and scientists fighting to protect us, an urgent wake-up call about the future of emerging viruses—from the #1 bestselling author of The Hot Zone, now a National Geographic original miniseries.$14.99ISBN: 9781684423132Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Gurze Books - July 9th, 2019
This newly updated and expanded edition of Desperately Seeking Self; Second Edition offers a unique, spiritually-centered approach that emphasizes the how of healing from an eating disorder. It guides readers on a journey inward, showing them how to connect with their true self and from there, heal their eating disorder and transforms their lives.$28.00ISBN: 9780525561279Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Viking - August 6th, 2019
International bestselling author Dr. Andreas Michalsen uncovers the natural cures that will transform your health and change your life$28.99ISBN: 9781250202703Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: St. Martin's Press - July 23rd, 2019
A renowned neurologist shares the true stories of people unable to get a good night’s rest in The Nocturnal Brain: Nightmares, Neuroscience, and the Secret World of Sleep, a fascinating exploration of the symptoms and syndromes behind sleep disorders.$16.95ISBN: 9781948226325Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Catapult - July 9th, 2019
"A volume brimming with humanitarian lessons in medicine and life alike." --Kirkus Reviews
"A generous, compassionate book about what it is to be human and what it is to care. Paul Seward writes in language so clear and compelling you can see straight through it and into the beating heart beneath." --Kate Cole-Adams, author of Anesthesia$18.95ISBN: 9780393711615Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: W. W. Norton & Company - July 2nd, 2019
The Women's Guide to Overcoming Insomnia is a roadmap for those who experience anything from occasional bad nights to chronic insomnia. It outlines several methods to overcome these issues and improve physical and emotional well- being.