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Bedlam at Botany Bay

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Bedlam at Botany Bay

Dr James Dunk

History; Australasian & Pacific history; Care of the mentally ill; Mental health services

Paperback

What happened when people went mad in the fledgling colony of New South Wales? In this important new history of the late eighteenth... [more]

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Going Back

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Going Back

Munjed Al Muderis, Patrick Weaver

Biography; Memoirs; Medical profession; Orthopaedics & fractures

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In Munjed Al Muderis's bestselling memoir Walking Free, he described his experience as a refugee fleeing Saddam Hussein's... [more]

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Holidays in Soviet Sanatoriums

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Holidays in Soviet Sanatoriums

Maryam Omidi

Photographs: collections; History; Health systems & services

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<strong>ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK</strong> ----- Soviet citizens had an enshrined &lsquo;right to rest&rsquo;, meaning two weeks... [more]

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The Clean Separation

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The Clean Separation

Kara Landau

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Therapy & therapeutics; Family & health; Coping with stress

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Does stress affect your eating patterns and energy levels? We have all been through an emotionally devastating period in our... [more]

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Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium

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Milk of Paradise: A History of Opium

Lucy Inglis

History; General & world history; Social & cultural history; Drug & substance abuse: social aspects; History of medicine

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A compelling and comprehensive history of opium, a drug that has both healed and harmed since civilization began. [more]

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The Psychology of Happiness

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The Psychology of Happiness

Peter Warr (University of Sheffield, UK)

Psychology; Health psychology; Psychotherapy

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Is happiness all down to luck? Do events in our life influence how happy we feel? Can too much of a good thing make us less... [more]

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Medieval Bodies: Life, Death and Art in the Middle Ages

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Medieval Bodies: Life, Death and Art in the Middle Ages

Jack Hartnell

History of art: Byzantine & Medieval art; History; Medieval history; History of medicine

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Dripping with blood and gold, fetishized and tortured, gateway to earthly delights and point of contact with the divine, forcibly... [more]

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The Forensic Nutritionist

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The Forensic Nutritionist

Fiona Tuck

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Popular medicine & health

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We are not generic, one size does not fit all. The answers to good nutrition and health are not as straightforward as taking... [more]

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One Planet, One Health

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One Planet, One Health

Merrilyn Walton

Public health & preventive medicine; Mathematics & Sciences

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One Planet, One Health provides a multidisciplinary reflection on the state of our planet, human and animal health, as well... [more]

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Unnatural Causes: The Life and Many Deaths of Britain's Top Forensic Pathologist

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Unnatural Causes: The Life and Many Deaths of Britain's Top Forensic Pathologist...

Dr Richard Shepherd

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Forensic science; Medical ethics & professional conduct; Pathology; Forensic medicine

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'The dead do not hide the truth and they never lie. Through me the dead... [more]

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The Hybrid Diet

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The Hybrid Diet

Patrick Holford, Jerome Burne

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Family & health; Men's health; Women's health; Diets & dieting

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For years the battle lines have been drawn between two diet camps: the low-carb, high-fat diet fans and those who favour a... [more]

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Medical Medium Celery Juice: The Most Powerful Medicine of Our Time Healing Millions Worldwide

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Medical Medium Celery Juice: The Most Powerful Medicine of Our Time Healing...

Anthony William

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Fitness & diet; Diets & dieting; Complementary therapies, healing & health

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Celery juice is everywhere for a reason: because it's saving lives as it restores people's health one symptom at a time. Anthony... [more]

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Climate Change and the Health of Nations: Famines, Fevers, and the Fate of Populations

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Climate Change and the Health of Nations: Famines, Fevers, and the Fate...

Anthony McMichael

Geopolitics; Epidemiology & medical statistics; Mathematics & Sciences; Earth sciences; The environment

Paperback

In Climate Change and the Health of Nations, renowned epidemiologist and climate change expert Anthony McMichael presents... [more]

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War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line

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War Doctor: Surgery on the Front Line

David Nott

Biography; Autobiography: science, technology & engineering; Military history: post WW2 conflicts; Medical profession

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The gripping true story of a frontline trauma surgeon in the world's most dangerous war zones. [more]

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Brain Changer: The Good Mental Health Diet

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Brain Changer: The Good Mental Health Diet

Felice Jacka

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Popular medicine & health; Diets & dieting

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A ground-breaking book that shows how we can dramatically lift our mood and mental health by improving our diets. [more]

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The How Not To Die Cookbook: Over 100 Recipes to Help Prevent and Reverse Disease

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The How Not To Die Cookbook: Over 100 Recipes to Help Prevent and Reverse...

Michael Greger

Dietetics & nutrition; Popular medicine & health; Diets & dieting; Cookery, food & drink; Health & wholefood cookery; Vegetarian cookery

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An illustrated cookbook of recipes to help reverse and prevent disease, from the author of the international bestseller How... [more]

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Scurvy: The Disease of Discovery

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Scurvy: The Disease of Discovery

Jonathan Lamb

Medicine; History of medicine

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Scurvy - a disease usually associated with long stretches of maritime travel - generated extraordinary sensations. Eyes dazzled,... [more]

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Manual for Survival: A Chernobyl Guide to the Future

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Manual for Survival: A Chernobyl Guide to the Future

Kate Brown

History; Social impact of disasters; Public health & preventive medicine; Nuclear issues

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A chilling expose of the international effort to minimize the health and environmental consequences of nuclear radiation in... [more]

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Ten Drugs

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Ten Drugs

Thomas Hager

History of medicine; Pharmacology; Mathematics & Sciences; History of science

Hardback

Behind every landmark drug is a story. It could be an oddball researcher's genius insight, a catalyzing moment in geopolitical... [more]

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Your Brain on Food: How Chemicals Control Your Thoughts and Feelings

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Your Brain on Food: How Chemicals Control Your Thoughts and Feelings

Gary L. Wenk

Food & society; Medicine; Health psychology; Pharmacology; Psychotherapy; Fitness & diet

Hardback

This book vividly demonstrates how a little knowledge about the foods and drugs we eat can teach us a lot about how our brain... [more]

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Cambridge Companions to Philosophy: The Cambridge Companion to Hippocrates

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Cambridge Companions to...

Peter E. Pormann (University of Manchester)

Classical history & classical civilisation; Western philosophy: Ancient, to c 500; Medicine; History of medicine

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Hippocrates is a towering figure in Greek medicine, who has inspired generations of physicians over millennia in both the... [more]

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The Thousand Doors: Australian Doctors at War Part Five: The Middle East and Far East 1939-1942

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The Thousand Doors: Australian Doctors at War Part Five: The Middle East...

Colonol Robert Likeman

History; Military history; Second World War; Medical profession; History of medicine

Paperback

Illustrated biographies of doctors who served during the Second World War. The fourth volume in the series Australian Doctors... [more]

$65.00

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Guide to Venomous and Medically Important Invertebrates

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Guide to Venomous and Medically Important Invertebrates

David Bowles, James Swaby, Harold Harlan

Personal & public health; Zoology: Invertebrates

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An illustrated guide to aid identification, provide protection measures and guidance on treatment. [more]

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Eat Your Greens

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Eat Your Greens

Pete Evans

Dietetics & nutrition; Cookery, food & drink; General cookery & recipes; TV & celebrity chef cookbooks; Health & wholefood cookery; Vegetarian cookery

Paperback

Australia's no.1 selling cookbook author Pete Evans shares more than 130 healthy and delicious new plant-based meals for the... [more]

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Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture

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Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture...

Iain Sinclair

Architecture; Architectural structure & design; Social & cultural history; Public health & preventive medicine; Human geography; Travel writing

Paperback

Buildings shape our lives and our health. They affect how we sleep, work, socialise and even breathe. They can isolate us,... [more]

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