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How the Pill Changes Everything: Your Brain on Birth Control

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How the Pill Changes Everything: Your Brain on Birth Control

Sarah E Hill

Ethical issues: abortion & birth control; Medicine; Women's health; Advocate - Today's World

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A groundbreaking book that reveals, for the first time, the crucial information every woman taking hormonal birth control... [more]

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The Dutch House: An international bestseller - 'The book of the autumn' (Sunday Times)

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The Dutch House: An international bestseller - 'The book of the autumn'...

Ann Patchett

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Family & relationships; Humour; Advocate - Fiction

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Patchett, the New York Times-bestselling author of Commonwealth and State of Wonder, returns with a moving story exploring... [more]

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Pretty Unhealthy: Why Our Obsession with Looking Healthy is Making Us Sick

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Pretty Unhealthy: Why Our Obsession with Looking Healthy is Making Us Sick...

Dr Nikki Stamp

Medicine; Women's health

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How have we messed up our relationship with food and exercise so badly? [more]

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Dave O'Neil's Parenthood: Completely Unsupervised

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Dave O'Neil's Parenthood: Completely Unsupervised

Dave O'Neil

Fiction & Literature; Advice on parenting

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Ah, parenting. After 300,000 years of keeping kids alive, you'd reckon we'd have it nailed. But, as the decades roll on,... [more]

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Expectation: 'The most buzzed-about addictive read' STYLIST

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Expectation: 'The most buzzed-about addictive read' STYLIST

Anna Hope

Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Adult & contemporary romance; Family & relationships; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage; Separation & divorce

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Most of all, it explores that liminal space between expectation and reality, the place - full of dreams, desires and pain... [more]

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Milk Blood: A Father's Choice, the Family's Price

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Milk Blood: A Father's Choice, the Family's Price

Adrian Simon

Biography; Autobiography: general; Memoirs; True crime; Family & relationships

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And how do you think you'd turn out if your father was a convicted heroin trafficker? [more]

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Confessions of a Mad Mooer: Postnatal Depression Sucks

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Confessions of a Mad Mooer: Postnatal Depression Sucks

Robin Elizabeth

Memoirs; Health & Self-Help; Coping with illness; Family & relationships

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What happens when a mother says she isn't okay, and nobody's listening? What happens when postnatal depression goes undiagnosed?... [more]

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Digital Life Skills for Youth: A Guide for Parents, Guardians, and Educators

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Digital Life Skills for Youth: A Guide for Parents, Guardians, and Educators...

Angela Crocker

Educational equipment & technology, computer-aided learning (CAL); Privacy & data protection; Network security; Health & Self-Help; Advice on parenting

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In this digital age, how do we protect kids on the internet? Dangers lie on social media, and there is an increasing risk... [more]

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It's Not OK to Feel Blue and other lies: Inspirational people open up about their mental health

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It's Not OK to Feel Blue and other lies: Inspirational people open up about...

Scarlett Curtis

Health & Self-Help; Coping with personal problems; Popular psychology; Personal & social issues: self-awareness & self-esteem (Children's&YA)

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Last year, Scarlett Curtis and 52 inspirational women wrote an extraordinary anthology on what feminism means to them. The... [more]

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Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets & Advice for Living Your Best Life

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Dear Girls: Intimate Tales, Untold Secrets & Advice for Living Your Best...

Ali Wong

Biography; Memoirs; Advice on parenting; Humour

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In her hit Netflix comedy special Baby Cobra, an eight-month pregnant Ali Wong resonated so strongly that she even became... [more]

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Fentanyl, Inc.

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Fentanyl, Inc.

Ben Westhoff

Drug & substance abuse: social aspects; Regulation of medicines & medical devices; Medicine; Psychopharmacology; Coping with drug & alcohol abuse; Advocate - Today's World

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An undercover investigation into the synthetic-drug epidemic. A new group of chemicals is radically transforming the recreational-drug... [more]

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The Woman Who Cracked the Anxiety Code: The extraordinary life of Dr Claire Weekes

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The Woman Who Cracked the Anxiety Code: The extraordinary life of Dr Claire...

Judith Hoare

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Mental health services; Coping with anxiety & phobias; Coping with stress; Advocate - Australian Biography

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The true story of the little-known mental-health pioneer who revolutionised how we see the defining problem of our era- anxiety.<br... [more]

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Up the Duff 2020 edition

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Up the Duff 2020 edition

Kaz Cooke

Health & Self-Help; Pregnancy, birth & baby care

Paperback

First published in 1999, Kaz Cooke's best-selling Up the Duff is firmly established as the most loved and trusted book for... [more]

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Beneath the Surface

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Beneath the Surface

Libby Trickett

Memoirs; Coping with illness; Sports & outdoor recreation; Swimming & diving

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Australians know Libby Trickett as one of our golden girls of swimming. Winner of multiple Olympic gold medals and setter... [more]

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Travel Light, Move Fast

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Travel Light, Move Fast

Alexandra Fuller

Biography; Memoirs; Coping with death & bereavement

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From bestselling author Alexandra Fuller, the utterly original story of her father, Tim Fuller, and a deeply felt tribute... [more]

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Memory-Wise: How Memory Works and What to Do When it Doesn'T

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Memory-Wise: How Memory Works and What to Do When it Doesn'T

Anne Unkenstein

Memory; Medicine; Coping with old age

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Does your memory change as you get older? It's common to be concerned about memory lapses, but how do you know if memory difficulties... [more]

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Nurturing Your New Life

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Nurturing Your New Life

Heidi Sze

Health & Self-Help; Pregnancy, birth & baby care

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Words and recipes for the new mother. For many first-time mothers expectations about their new life come from idealised images... [more]

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A Short History of Falling: Everything I Observed About Love Whilst Dying

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A Short History of Falling: Everything I Observed About Love Whilst Dying...

Joe Hammond

Biography; Memoirs; Coping with illness

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A Short History of Falling - like The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, and When Breath Becomes Air - is a searingly beautiful,... [more]

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Nine Pints: A Journey Through the Mysterious, Miraculous World of Blood

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Nine Pints: A Journey Through the Mysterious, Miraculous World of Blood...

Rose George

Social & cultural history; Medicine; Popular science; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Most humans contain between nine and twelve pints of blood. Here Rose George, who probably contains nine pints, tells nine... [more]

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Pain and Prejudice: A Call to Arms for Women and Their Bodies

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Pain and Prejudice: A Call to Arms for Women and Their Bodies

Gabrielle Jackson

Illness & addiction: social aspects; Medicine; Public health & preventive medicine; Women's health

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The health version of Invisible Women, this book lifts the lid about how at every level of medicine, medical research, government... [more]

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The Vagina Bible: The vulva and the vagina - separating the myth from the medicine

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The Vagina Bible: The vulva and the vagina - separating the myth from the...

Jennifer Gunter

Medicine; Women's health; Sex & sexuality, sex manuals

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Separate the myth from the medicine by women's health expert Dr Jen Gunter. [more]

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The State Of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity - a book for anyone who has ever loved

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The State Of Affairs: Rethinking Infidelity - a book for anyone who has...

Esther Perel

Psychology; Dating, relationships, living together & marriage; Self-help & personal development

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Psychotherapist and TED talk speaker challenges us to understand infidelity, and how couples can survive it: a must-read for... [more]

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Living with Crohns Disease: Turning adversity into opportunities

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Living with Crohns Disease: Turning adversity into opportunities

Nichola Hamilton

Medicine; Coping with illness; Mind, Body, Spirit: thought & practice

Paperback

Living with Crohn's Disease highlights one woman's turbulent journey while living with the disease. Nichola has endured over... [more]

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The Inflamed Mind: A radical new approach to depression

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The Inflamed Mind: A radical new approach to depression

Edward Bullmore

Medicine; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

In this game-changing book, University of Cambridge Professor Edward Bullmore... [more]

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Beyond the Bump: A Clinical Psychologist's Guide to Navigating the Mental, Emotional and Physical Turmoil of Becoming a Mother

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Beyond the Bump: A Clinical Psychologist's Guide to Navigating the Mental,...

Sally Shepherd

Health & Self-Help; Women's health; Pregnancy, birth & baby care; Popular psychology

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Beyond the Bump is a thoughtful and practical guide that aims to help new mums feel calm, confident and equipped to face the... [more]

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