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The 6 Keys: Unlock Your Genetic Potential for Ageless Strength, Health, and Beauty Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780316448642
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Published: Little, Brown Spark - December 18th, 2018

Reverse the effects of aging and maintain optimal health for life through the revolutionary 6 Keys program by New York Times-bestselling author Jillian Michaels.


The Mystery of the Exploding Teeth: And Other Curiosities from the History of Medicine Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781524743680
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Published: Dutton - November 20th, 2018

"Delightfully horrifying."--Popular Science
One of Mental Floss's Best Books of 2018
One of Science Friday's Best Science Books of 2018

This wryly humorous collection of stories about bizarre medical treatments and cases offers a unique portrait of a bygone era in all its jaw-dropping weirdness.


Anesthesia: The Gift of Oblivion and the Mystery of Consciousness Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781640091566
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Published: Counterpoint LLC - December 11th, 2018

"An obsessive, mystical, terrifying, and even phantasmagorical exploration of anesthesia's shadowy terra incognita." --The New Yorker

Anesthetize: to render insensible


Chakra Wisdom: Healing Negative Thoughts, Feelings, and Beliefs with Meditation, Yoga, and the Traya Process Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780738757438
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Published: Llewellyn Publications - December 8th, 2018

Just as the body is able to heal itself, nature has provided a way for the mind to heal as well. In Chakra Wisdom, you will discover how to process emotional and spiritual blocks as you release negative energy and heal the wounds that interfere with personal fulfillment.


Counting Backwards: A Doctor's Notes on Anesthesia Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9780393356427
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - November 20th, 2018

For many of the 40 million Americans who undergo it each year, anesthesia is the source of great fear and fascination. In Counting Backwards, pediatric anesthesiologist Dr. Henry Jay Przybylo delivers an unforgettable account of the procedure's daily dramas and fundamental mysteries.


Influenza: The Hundred Year Hunt to Cure the Deadliest Disease in History Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781501181245
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Published: Touchstone - December 18th, 2018

On the 100th anniversary of the devastating pandemic of 1918, Jeremy Brown, a veteran ER doctor, explores the troubling, terrifying, and complex history of the flu virus, from the origins of the Great Flu that killed millions, to vexing questions such as: are we prepared for the next epidemic, should you get a flu shot, and how close are we to finding a cure?

While influenza is now o


The River of Consciousness Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780804171007
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Published: Vintage - October 9th, 2018

From the bestselling author of Gratitude and Musicophilia, a collection of essays that displays Oliver Sacks's passionate engagement with the most compelling ideas of human endeavor: evolution, creativity, memory, time, consciousness, and experience.


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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780374537968
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Published: Scientific American / Farrar, Straus and Giro - October 2nd, 2018

Winner, 2018 PEN/E.O. Wilson Prize for Literary Science Writing
Short-listed for the 2018 Wellcome Book Prize
A Top 10 Science Book of Fall 2017, Publishers Weekly
A Best History Book of 2017, The Guardian

"Warning: She spares no detail!" —Erik Larson, bestselling author of Dead Wake


The Breakthrough: Immunotherapy and the Race to Cure Cancer Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781455568505
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Published: Twelve - November 13th, 2018

"Engaging...In Mr. Graeber's hands, the evolution of immuno-oncology is both captivating and heartbreaking. We are immersed in the stories of the brave, desperate patients who try emerging therapies...We can't fail to see ourselves, our friends and our families in these stories." --The Wall Street Journal


From minor cuts and burns, to heart attacks and strokes, this handy, take-anywhere guide gives you the knowledge and advice you need to recognize and respond to any medical emergency.

Be prepared for any medical emergency and handle it safely and efficiently with The Complete First Aid Pocket Guide.


Forever Painless: End Chronic Pain and Reclaim Your Life in 30 Minutes a Day (Aging Backwards #2) Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780062448675
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Published: Harper Wave - November 13th, 2018

End chronic pain—for good—with this practical guide from the PBS personality behind Classical Stretch and author of the New York Times bestseller Aging Backwards.


Under the Knife: A History of Surgery in 28 Remarkable Operations Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250200105
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 2nd, 2018

Surgeon Arnold van de Laar uses his own experience and expertise to tell this engrossing history of surgery through 28 famous operations—from Louis XIV and Einstein to JFK and Houdini.


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