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The Best of Wellspring - a Self-Care Reader

By: N/A

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Victoria BC, The James Bay Community Project: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65108589

ISBN: 0969206100

Condition: Good


0969206100 112 pages. Pleasantly illustrated in black and white. How to enjoy sex, get rid of those knots in your neck, sleep contentedly, and delight in eating the guilt-free way. This book gets to the "heart of the matter." Collected from the pages of Canada's only magazine devoted exclusively to self-care, this volume is a practical, everyday guide to implementing the excitement and power of self-care in your life. Includes up-to-date information about: the philisophy of self-care; in-the-home medical tools and treatments for self-care; how to maintian health and prevent diseas... View more info

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6th International Adalat Symposium: New Therapy of Ischaemic Heart Disease and Hypertension

By: N/A

Price: $169.95

Publisher: Switzerland, Excerpta Medica: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 334A7133

ISBN: 9021997029

Condition: Fine


9021997029 568 pages. Index. Proceedings of the Symposium held in Geneva 18-20 April 1985. Clean, bright and unmarked with minimal wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Acetylsalicylic Acid: New Uses for an Old Drug

By: N/A

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 334A7139

ISBN: 0890046476

Condition: Fine


0890046476 278 pages. Index. "Explores the role of prostaglandins in disease, the mechanism of action of acetylsalicylic acid as a therapeutic agent, and its various clinical uses, particularly in the management of thromboembolic diseases." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked. Excellent copy. View more info

The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics - Volume 27 January Through December 1985

By: Abramowicz, Mark - Editor

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Rochelle, New York, The Medical Letter, Inc.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 33105664

Condition: Very Good


108 pages plus index. Few spots of soiling to outside of boards. Contains the following issue numbers and topics: 678 - Diet and Coronary Heart Disease, 679 - Corticosteroid Aerosols for Asthma, 680 - Tocainide for Arrhythmias, 681 - Cancer Chemotherapy, 682 - Metoclopramide (Reglan) for Gastroesophageal Reflux, 683 - Drugs for Rheumatoid Arthritis, 684 - Screening for Aids, 685 - Immunizations and Chemoprophylaxis for Travelers, 686 - Ceftriaxone Sodium (Rocephin), 687 - Oral Acyclovir for Genital Herpes Simplex Infection, 688 - Dihydroergotamine-Heparin to Prevent Postoperative Deep Vein ... View more info

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The Water of Life - A Treatise on Urine-Therapy: Second Edition

By: Armstrong, John W.

Price: $249.95

Publisher: London, True Health Publishing Company: 1944

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 651A0618

Condition: Good


136 pages. Circa 1944. "Describes an entirely drugless system of healing... a specific for health rather than a therapy for any specific disease, although various disorders have proven amenable to the general treatment." - from Foreword. Topics covered include: gangrene; growths and cancer; leukemia; Bright's disease; Heart disease; Fevers and malaria; Venerial diseases; The common cold; and more, plus the treatment of animals. Prior owners' details largely written inside front board and upon front free endpaper. Minimal markings to contents. Ink stamp upon title page. Average w... View more info

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Healthy Choices Cookbook - Delicious Natural Food to Help Prevent Heart Disease and Cancer

By: Brake, June; Johston, Cameron

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, June Brake: 1990

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 757H1846

Condition: Good


104 pages. "Low cholesterol, low fat, low sugar, low salt, low cost." - from front cover. Prepared in co-operation with The Seventh-Day Adventist Church. Unmarked with moderate wear. A sound copy. View more info

Nutrition for a better life: A source book for the eighties

By: Bronfen, Nan

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Santa Barbara, CA, U.S.A., Capra Press: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65107905

ISBN: 0884961524

Condition: Good


0884961524 Over 200 pages. We depend upon physicians to keep us healthy, however they are trained in the treatment of disease. No one can take care of us as well as we can ourselves. Hear is the lastest knowledge in nutrition to help you avoid the degenerative diseases that plague Western countries. Heart disease, cancer, diabetes, hypertension and obesity can be prevented, even controlled by diet. Unmarked copy with average wear. View more info

Straight From the Heart the Emotional IM

By: Burton, Ken R

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Canada, 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 44204782

ISBN: 0969690304

Condition: Very Good


0969690304 160 pages. Author's moving account of his and other people's encounter with heart disease - North America's number one killer... Takes us into the physical and psychological dimensions of the illness and offers many practical insights into coping with it." - from back cover. Clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

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The Times History and Encyclopaedia of the War, Part 215, October (Oct.) 17, 1918 *The Truth About Trench Fever* - Medical Science and the Pests of War

By: Correspondents of The Times

Price: $199.95

Publisher: London, The Times: 1918

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 118A2099

Condition: Good


Topics: Tropical medicine before the war; the new efforts; insects and public health; Flies and Mosquitoes; Malaria; Its prevention secured; Bubonic Plague and Rats; The Rat Flea; Prevention of the Plague; The Tsetse Fly; Trench Fever; The Disease and its Cause; The Battle Against Lice; New Discoveries; Infection of Volunteers; Trench Fever and Soldiers' Heart; Treatment; Other Parasites; The Stimulus of War and Public Health. Quite a detailed treatment of the topic with dozens of black and white photos and diagrams. Very informative. Average wear. Bit of liquid paper on front cover else u... View more info

Beyond the Copper Bracelet - What You Should Know About Arthritis

By: Healey, Louis A.; Wilske, Kenneth R.; Hansen, Bob H.

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Springfield, IL, U.S.A., Charles C Thomas Publisher, Limited: 1973

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 65500288

Condition: Good


85 pages. "All of us find it easier to deal with a problem when we know its nature and dimensions. The imaginative format brings the reader to the heart of current concepts of rheumatoid arthritis in readiloy understood language. The actual meaning of the disease to the patient is made clear - there is no attempt to obscure by excape into desiccated scientific jargon." - Foreward. Moderate wear. Unmarked. Binding intact. Nice copy. View more info

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Underground Cures: The Most Urgent Health Secrets, Vol. 3

By: Institute, Health Sciences

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, Agora Health Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 657A1231

ISBN: 1891434101

Condition: Good


1891434101 224 pages. Index. Details 30 of the Health Sciences Institute's most urgent health discoveries, including remedies for: cancer, stroke, heart disease, migraines, arthritis, infectious diseases, lagging libido, fatigue, depression, anxiety, aging, high blood pressure. Average wear. Clean and unmarked. Sound copy. View more info

Dr. Susan Love's Hormone Book : Making Informed Choices About Menopause

By: Love, Susan M.; Lindsey, Karen

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New York, Three Rivers Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65206752

ISBN: 081296392X

Condition: Very Good


081296392X 375 pages including index. "The bible for a whole generation of menopausal women." - Newsday. Explains with clarity and compassion what you need to know about coping with symptoms, and addresses concerns about osteoporosis, heart disease, breast cancer, endometrial cancer, and more. Provides the information you need to make the decisions that are best for you. Only lightly worn. Unmarked. Glossy laminated covers. View more info

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Ladies' Home Journal: October 1938

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA USA, The Curtis Publishing Company: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 729C6256

Condition: Fair


120 pages. Special Features: 'Tis of 'Thee; Mr. & Mrs. Mussolini; What do the Women of America Think About Relief; With the Kennedy Family in London Town; Can You Believe Your Eyes? and Rheumatic Heart Disease. Many articles on domesticity, fashion, decorating, food and homemaking, short stories and poetry. Full page colour vintage print advertising including Coca-Cola, Green Giant Peas, and DuPont Cellophane. Full page colour Wrigley's Double Mint Gum ad with Claudette Colbert. Half page black/white ad with Loretta Young promoting Lux Toilet Soap. Above-average wear. Pages 81 - 120 partially... View more info

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Liberty - Canada's Young Family Magazine, April 1957

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $129.95

Publisher: Montreal, Liberty of Canada, Limited: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 727C8389

Condition: Fair


74 pages. Features: How to Deal With Your Kid's Embarassing Questions; Gordon Sinclair Says; Great colour ad for the new 1957 Dodge with revolutionary Torsion-Aire Ride; Nice colour illustrated ad for Matinee cigarettes; Is Jack Pickersgill Giving our New Canadians a Raw Deal?; I Sleuthed the Murder of Sir Harry Oakes - Alan Hynd on the voodoo murder of Ontario's $200 million gold tycoon; Why Five Million Canadians Won't Go to Church, by Hugh Garner; How to Beat the Income Tax Department, by Fred Edge; The Wonderful Cockeyed Capers of Montreal's Newspapermen, by Robert Walker who claims repor... View more info

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Coronary Artery Disease in Women: What All Physicians Need to Know (Women's Health Series)

By: Pamela Charney

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, American College of Physicians: 1999

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 334A7820

ISBN: 0943126681

Condition: Very Good


0943126681 615 pages. Index. "A pioneering work in the field of women's health that reviews current literature and provides a framework for integrating future advances." - from back cover. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Nice copy. View more info

Tomorrow's Women - Estrogen and Health

By: Pawlak, Laura

Price: $39.95

Publisher: U.S.A., Self-Published: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65108459

Condition: Very Good


208 pages. Discusses a woman's unique health issues, directly or indirectly influenced by estrogen. This hormone effects her risk for heart disease, osteoporosis, and cancers. It is implicated in the physical-emotional imbalances experienced by some women during premenstrual days. Estrogen influences the amount and location of fat on a woman's body, her special physical struggle against body fat, and the mental anguish of her pursuit for a leaner shape. Very light wear. Unmarked. View more info

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This Week Magazine, October 25, 1964 - Insert to the Boston Sunday Herald: The March of (Prescription) Medicine No. 1

By: Rice, Charlie; David, Lester; Whitman, Arthur; Yolen, Jane; Krugman M.D., Saul; Goldman, Robert P.; Paddleford, Clementine; Weisinger, Mort;

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, United Newspapers Magazine Corporation / The Boston Herald: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 302G3190

Condition: Good


28 pages. Features: Reports of Success Treating Mental Illness at the Menninger Clinic in Topeka, KS; A Routine Miracle - Insulin, Penicillin, Open-Heart Surgery, Transplants - now the latest in turing the miraculous into the commonplace; The Witch Who Wasn't (children's story); Checklist for Childhood Diseases - with list of recommended vaccinations; The Big Gain on Heart Disease; The Mysterious Persimmon. Color ads include: Great one-page photo ad for Log Cabin brand syrop which features a bear trying to open a a syrup bottle; Campbell's Soup - two new Farm Country Soups - Noodles & Ground... View more info

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Scientific American Magazine, Volume 152, Number 2, February 1935

By: Smith, Philip H.; Deschin, Jacob; Russell, Henry Norris; Roberts, S.G.; Kennedy, John; Gough, Herbert F.; Skerrett, R.G.; Montgomery, Frank A. Jr.; Harding, T. Swann; Macauley, Alvan

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Munn and Company, Inc.: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 845G1141

Condition: Good


112 pages. Features: Use of cemented carbides in industry; The miniature camera; Zeta Aurigae - a close double star; Canalization of the Upper Mississippi River; Archaeologist's notebook; Making your own photomicrographic camera; Rubber plant experiments; Excavations by CWA workers under the Tennessee Valley Authority bring to light the contents of 40 Indian villages and mounds; Preventing fires at sea; The versatile papaya; Is the growing death rate from heart disease and cancer real or only apparent?; Progress in this age of science; Interesting brief note and photo of what may be the first... View more info

A Russian Herbal: Traditional Remedies for Health and Healing

By: Zevin, Igor Vilevich

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Rochester, VT, U.S.A., Healing Arts Press: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 65601072

ISBN: 0892815493

Condition: Fine


0892815493 250 pages including index. Explains the folkways, properties, and uses of the best-known Russian herbs - all widely available in North America, Europe, and Australia. Includes clear and simple recipes for treating specific health problems such as heart disease, migraines, arthritis, and high blood pressure, in ways that have been proven safe and effective by medical research, both in the lab and in clinical practice. Tight and square. Clean and unmarked but for small rubber stamp 'pawprint' upon bottom edge. Excellent copy. View more info