Health & Fitness Books

Elderhood: Redefining Aging, Transforming Medicine, Reimagining Life Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781620405468
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - June 11th, 2019

As revelatory as Atul Gawande's Being Mortal, physician and award-winning author Louise Aronson's Elderhood is an essential, empathetic look at a vital but often disparaged stage of life.


In Pain: A Bioethicist’s Personal Struggle with Opioids Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062854643
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Published: Harper - June 18th, 2019

A bioethicist’s eloquent and riveting memoir of opioid dependence and withdrawal—a harrowing personal reckoning and clarion call for change not only for government but medicine itself, revealing the lack of crucial resources and structures to handle this insidious nationwide epidemic.

Travis Rieder’s terrifying journey down the rabbit hole of opioid dependence began w


Yin Yang Balance for Menopause: The Korean Tradition of Sasang Medicine Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781620558485
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Published: Healing Arts Press - June 11th, 2019

A practical guide to using your Korean Sasang body type to optimize your health during menopause

• Explores how each of the four Sasang body types has its own unique menopausal symptoms and Yin-Yang energy balance, explaining why hot flashes occur when they do, why insomnia is suddenly an issue, or why you feel depressed

• Provides self-tests to determine your Sasang body


Desperately Seeking Self Second Edition Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781684423132
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Published: 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.


Flash Count Diary: Menopause and the Vindication of Natural Life Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780374156114
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Published: Sarah Crichton Books - June 18th, 2019

“Many days I believe menopause is the new (if long overdue) frontier for the most compelling and necessary philosophy; Darcey Steinke is already there, blazing the way. This elegant, wise, fascinating, deeply moving book is an instant classic. I’m about to buy it for everyone I know.” —Maggie Nelson, author of The Argonauts


Patient Care: Death and Life in the Emergency Room Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781948226325
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Published: 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


Yin Yang Balance for Menopause: The Korean Tradition of Sasang Medicine Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781620558485
Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK Location
Published: Healing Arts Press - June 11th, 2019

A practical guide to using your Korean Sasang body type to optimize your health during menopause

• Explores how each of the four Sasang body types has its own unique menopausal symptoms and Yin-Yang energy balance, explaining why hot flashes occur when they do, why insomnia is suddenly an issue, or why you feel depressed

• Provides self-tests to determine your Sasang body


Bitten: The Secret History of Lyme Disease and Biological Weapons Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062896278
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Published: Harper Wave - May 14th, 2019

A riveting thriller reminiscent of The Hot Zone, this true story dives into the mystery surrounding one of the most controversial and misdiagnosed conditions of our time—Lyme disease—and of Willy Burgdorfer, the man who discovered the microbe behind it, revealing his secret role in developing bug-borne biological weapons, and raising terrifying questions about the genesis o


A safe, comprehensive, and easy-to-use guide to using cannabis—including CBD and THCto ease chronic and acute health issues such as pain, insomnia, inflammation, depression, anxiety, grief, stress, and more, from the founder of a global cannabis wellness network and an osteopathic physician.


Superbugs: The Race to Stop an Epidemic Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735217508
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Published: Avery - May 21st, 2019

"An amazing, informative book that changes our perspective on medicine, microbes and our future."
--Siddhartha Mukherjee, MD, New York Times bestselling author of The Emperor of All Maladies


The Blink of an Eye: A Memoir of Dying—and Learning How to Live Again Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781615195718
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Published: The Experiment - May 14th, 2019

“A highly personal, deeply affecting account of what it is to be yanked from a happy, well-ordered life and thrust into a sudden, unimaginable, terrifying darkness. Rikke Schmidt Kjærgaard has done the impossible of putting into words an experience that would seem to be beyond expressing.”—from the foreword by Bill Bryson

It was New Year’s Day.


The Good Vices: From Beer to Sex, the Surprising Truth About What's Actually Good for You Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780143131960
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Published: TarcherPerigee - June 4th, 2019

Being healthy is easier, less expensive, and a whole lot more enjoyable than you think.


Northshire Manchester Store

Northshire Manchester
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Northshire Saratoga Store

Northshire Saratoga
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ph. (toll free) 855.339.5990
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