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The Making of You: A Journey from Cell to Human

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The Making of You: A Journey from Cell to Human

Katharina Vestre

Medicine; Embryology; Popular science

Hardback

The Making of You is the inside story of one of nature's greatest marvels: the creation of a new human, from first cell to... [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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The Royal Art of Poison: Fatal Cosmetics, Deadly Medicines and Murder Most Foul

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The Royal Art of Poison: Fatal Cosmetics, Deadly Medicines and Murder Most...

Eleanor Herman

Biography: historical, political & military; History; European history; History of medicine

Hardback

The story of poison is the story of power... The Royal Art of Poison is a hugely entertaining work of popular history that... [more]

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The Spaces Between Us: A Story of Neuroscience, Evolution, and Human Nature

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The Spaces Between Us: A Story of Neuroscience, Evolution, and Human Nature...

Michael Graziano

Physiological & neuro-psychology, biopsychology; Cognition & cognitive psychology; Clinical psychology; Mathematics & Sciences

Hardback

Hidden beneath consciousness, the brain mechanisms controlling personal space affect every aspect of our lives- social, emotional,... [more]

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Good Reasons for Bad Feelings: Insights from the Frontier of Evolutionary Psychiatry

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Good Reasons for Bad Feelings: Insights from the Frontier of Evolutionary...

Randolph Nesse

Psychology; Abnormal psychology; Psychology: emotions; Psychiatry; Evolution; Human biology

Hardback

With his classic book Why We Get Sick, Randolph Nesse established the field of evolutionary medicine. Now he returns with... [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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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]

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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

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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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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

Paperback

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

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Creativity: The Human Brain in the Age of Innovation

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Creativity: The Human Brain in the Age of Innovation

Elkhonon Goldberg, PhD, ABPP (Prof, Prof, NYU School of Medicine)

Psychology; Neurology & clinical neurophysiology

Hardback

What is the nature of human creativity? What are the brain processes behind its mystique? What are the evolutionary roots... [more]

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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine

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The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World...

Lindsey Fitzharris

History; British & Irish history; Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900; History of medicine; Surgery

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In The Butchering Art, historian Lindsey Fitzharris recreates a critical turning point in the history of medicine, when Joseph... [more]

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Take Control of Your Depression: Strategies to Help You Feel Better Now

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Take Control of Your Depression: Strategies to Help You Feel Better Now...

Susan J. Noonan

Psychology; Clinical psychology; Coping with illness

Paperback

It is of enormous value to the layperson, hungry for knowledge about how best to interact and help their loved one face the... [more]

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The Psychology of Retirement

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The Psychology of Retirement

Doreen Rosenthal (University of Melbourne, Australia), Susan Moore

Counselling & advice services; Psychology; Psychology of ageing; Personal & public health; Health psychology; Retirement

Paperback

How can you make the most of retirement? How should you plan for retirement? What are the challenges of retirement and how... [more]

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Let's Talk about Death (over Dinner): The Essential Guide to Life's Most Important Conversation

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Let's Talk about Death (over Dinner): The Essential Guide to Life's Most...

Michael Hebb

Social issues & processes; Sociology: death & dying; Medicine; Coping with death & bereavement

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A thought-provoking and practical guide encouraging us to change the way we talk about death, by the founder of the global... [more]

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Outbreak Culture: The Ebola Crisis and the Next Epidemic

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Outbreak Culture: The Ebola Crisis and the Next Epidemic

Pardis Sabeti, Lara Salahi

Medicine; Personal & public health; Health systems & services; Infectious & contagious diseases; Immunology

Hardback

An award-winning genetic researcher and a tenacious journalist examine each phase of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa, the... [more]

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The River of Consciousness

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The River of Consciousness

Oliver Sacks

Psychology; Medical sociology; Popular psychology

Paperback

The River of Consciousness is a remarkable culmination of a lifetime's research into the way the brain works by the celebrated... [more]

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In Focus Essential Oils & Aromatherapy: Your Personal Guide - Includes an 18x24-inch wall chart

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In Focus Essential Oils & Aromatherapy: Your Personal Guide - Includes an...

Marlene Houghton

Medicine; Aromatherapy & essential oils

Paperback

In Focus Essential Oils is your quick guide to the qualities and healing effects of every major essential oil, including over... [more]

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

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The Art of Animal Anatomy: All life is here, dissected and depicted

David Bainbridge

Drawing & drawings; Art techniques & principles; Veterinary anatomy & physiology; Mathematics & Sciences

Paperback

Have you ever wondered what beats beneath an animal's skin? Well, you wouldn't be the first one. The study of comparative... [more]

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Royal College of Psychiatrists

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Royal College of Psychiatrists

Narelle Mullins, Eleanor Ball

Mental health services; Health & Self-Help

Paperback

This beautifully illustrated and interactive book helps young children understand maternal mental health difficulties around... [more]

$23.95

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The Wild Remedy: How Nature Mends Us - A Diary

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The Wild Remedy: How Nature Mends Us - A Diary

Emma Mitchell

Medicine; Coping with stress; Self-sufficiency; The countryside, country life

Hardback

Emma Mitchell's richly illustrated and evocative diary records her nature finds over the course of a year and shows how being... [more]

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Making Tough Decisions about End-of-Life Care in Dementia

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Making Tough Decisions about End-of-Life Care in Dementia

Anne Kenny

Medicine; Geriatric medicine; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Making Tough Decisions about End-of-Life Care in Dementia is a lifeline, an invaluable guide to assist in the late stage of... [more]

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The Social Rebellion

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The Social Rebellion

Maz Compton

Medicine; Family & health; Self-help & personal development

Paperback

From the heights of radio and television fame, Maz Compton had it all, on paper at least. Except she couldn't work out why... [more]

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Every Doctor: Healthier Doctors = Healthier Patients

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Every Doctor: Healthier Doctors = Healthier Patients

Leanne Rowe, Michael Kidd

Medicine; Medical profession; Public health & preventive medicine; Health systems & services

Paperback

Every Doctor spoke to me deeply and personally ... as we face the challenges of 21st Century medical practice, I felt cared... [more]

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Interval Weight Loss for Life: The practical guide to reprogramming your body one month at a time

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Interval Weight Loss for Life: The practical guide to reprogramming your...

Nick Fuller

Medicine; Fitness & diet

Paperback

Following the success of his bestselling book, Interval Weight Loss, Dr Nick Fuller is back with more practical advice to... [more]

$32.99

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Unwell: What Makes a Disease a Disease?

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Unwell: What Makes a Disease a Disease?

Mike McRae

Medicine; Popular science; Popular medicine & health

Paperback

Nostalgia used to be a killer nervous condition. Emotional women were once treated with a good orgasm, left-handed folk were... [more]

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