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Medicine: general issues

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The Good Fat Guide

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The Good Fat Guide

David Gillespie

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Health & Self-Help; Health & wholefood cookery

Paperback

Fully revised and updated edition of David's bestselling Toxic Oil (2013), featuring the latest scientific research, a comprehensive... [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

Hardback

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

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Use It or Lose It

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Use It or Lose It

Paul McIntyre

Psychology; Psychology of ageing; Health psychology; Family & health; Self-help & personal development

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In Use It or Lose It Paul McIntyre, host of ABC Radio's 'Medical Matters', sorts the fact from the fiction and reveals the... [more]

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A Short History of Medicine

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A Short History of Medicine

Steve Parker

History; Social & cultural history; History of medicine

Paperback

Immerse yourself in the history of medicine - a colourful story of skill, serendipity, trial and error, moments of genius,... [more]

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Poison: a History: An Account of the Deadly Art and its Most Infamous Practitioners

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Poison: a History: An Account of the Deadly Art and its Most Infamous Practitioners...

Jenni Davis

Biography; Biography: science, technology & engineering; Medical profession

Paperback

Poison: A History lifts the lid on 30 notorious cases of poisoning - riveting accounts ranging from Roman poisoning epidemics... [more]

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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

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How to Change Your Mind: The New Science of Psychedelics

Michael Pollan

Biography: science, technology & engineering; Society & Social Sciences; Drug-induced states; Mental health services; Mind, body, spirit: meditation & visualisation

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'It's as if we made entering gothic cathedrals illegal, or museums, or sunsets!' When LSD was first discovered in the 1940s,... [more]

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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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The Psychology of Happiness

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The Psychology of Happiness

Peter Warr (University of Sheffield, UK)

Psychology; Health psychology; Psychotherapy

Paperback

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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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

Paperback

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

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The Forensic Nutritionist

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The Forensic Nutritionist

Fiona Tuck

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

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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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

Paperback

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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ManFood: The no-nonsense guide to improving your health and energy in your 40s and beyond

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ManFood: The no-nonsense guide to improving your health and energy in your...

Ian Marber

Medicine; Dietetics & nutrition; Men's health; Fitness & diet

Paperback

ManFood is an authoritative and accessible guide on the best nutrition for men who want to take control of their health, slow... [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

Paperback

One Planet, One Health offers an integrated approach to improving the health of the planet and its inhabitants. This book... [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

Paperback

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

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Is Medicine Still Good for Us?

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Is Medicine Still Good for Us?

Julian Sheather

Medicine; Medicine: general issues

Paperback

One of two new titles in Thames & Hudson's `Big Idea' series, this lucid analysis lays out the debate surrounding the escalating... [more]

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Defeating the Ministers of Death

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Defeating the Ministers of Death

David Isaacs

Public health & preventive medicine; History of medicine; Immunology; Mathematics & Sciences; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

The compelling story of vaccination.<br /><br />We may fear terrorist attacks,... [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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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

Paperback

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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Going Back

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Going Back

Munjed Al Muderis, Patrick Weaver

Biography; Memoirs; Medical profession; Orthopaedics & fractures

Paperback

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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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

Paperback

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

$29.99

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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

Paperback

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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Black Death at the Golden Gate: The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague

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Black Death at the Golden Gate: The Race to Save America from the Bubonic...

David K. Randall

History; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Epidemiology & medical statistics

Hardback

A spine-chilling saga of virulent racism, human folly and the ultimate triumph of scientific progress. [more]

$41.95

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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

Paperback

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

$32.99

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Scurvy: The Disease of Discovery

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Scurvy: The Disease of Discovery

Jonathan Lamb

Medicine; History of medicine

Paperback

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

Hardback

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

$45.00

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