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The Philippines: Dangers and Health Risks By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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The Philippines is an island paradise. For the majority of tourists their visit to the ‘Pearl of the Orient Sea’ is uneventful and they return with happy memories of a wonderful vacation.... More > There are however, as with anywhere on this planet, dangers lurking. Here in this book I discuss these dangers so that the traveler, while not worrying excessively, may be alert and prepared for these threats. The author lived in the Philippines for 2 wonderful years. As a Registered Nurse he had the opportunity to research the health and safety issues there and now shares that knowledge. As a tourist one must be alert and prepared to any dangers that may be present. In so doing the reader and tourist, along with their family, will be able to safely avoid or increase there chances and of safely managing specific dangers should they arise. The tourist should be aware that specific and potentially deadly illnesses and risks do exist within the Philippines and this book outlines precisely what they are.< Less
The Philippines: Dangers and Health Risks By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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The Philippines is an island paradise that has proven to be a magnet for tourists. For the majority of tourists their visit to the ‘Pearl of the Orient Sea’ is uneventful and they return... More > with happy memories of a wonderful vacation. There are however, as with anywhere on this planet, dangers lurking. Here in this book the author discusses these dangers so that the traveler may be aware and prepared. The author lived in the Philippines for 2 years. As a Registered Nurse he had the opportunity to research and to study the health and safety issues of the Philippines and here he shares that knowledge. As a tourist one must be alert and prepared to any dangers that may be present. In so doing the reader and tourist, along with their family, will be able to safely avoid or increase there chances of safely managing specific dangers should they arise. The tourist should be aware that specific and potentially deadly illnesses and risks do exist within the Philippines and this book outlines precisely what they are.< Less
The Little Handbook of Understanding Panic and Anxiety Disorder By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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Anxiety disorders constitute an enormous mental health problem within society. Sufferers are often misdiagnosed, neglected or when properly diagnosed find that inadequate supports are available. The... More > purpose of this little book is to look at three specific types of anxiety disorder, namely panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and phobia and discuss causes and treatment modalities. The approach is comprehensive and eclectic, and provides for the reader a concise presentation of the most established research. It is hoped that not only the sufferer will find this handbook useful but also the mental health clinician as it documents research findings which provide insights into why anxiety disorders occur and what it is that makes certain individuals predisposed to developing the condition. This is a comprehensive review of anxiety disorder ‘in a nutshell’ and will help the sufferer and their families and friends understand why panic attacks and phobias occur and what can be done about them.< Less
The 4S Handbook: Selective Sound Sensitivity Syndrome. By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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When Hell is the noises that other people make! Sniffing, Gulping, Lip smacking, Loud chewing, Jaw clicking, Noisy breathing, Slurping, Licking fingers. Aaaaaarrrgggghhh! There are certain... More > individuals on this planet, and the author of this book is one of them, who live a nightmare. This nightmare occurs every day, and it can occur in any place where there are other people. The triggering sounds can lead to anger, frustration, rage, depression and isolation. The condition has led to relationships breaking up. It has led to physical assaults. It has resulted in the loss of employment. It may have even led in at least one case to homicide. The nightmare has a name: 4S, or Selective Sound Sensitivity Syndrome. This little handbook is for those who suffer from 4S. It will also help clinicians and the relatives and friends of sufferers understand this syndrome which can so blight a person’s life.< Less
The Little Handbook of Understanding Panic and Anxiety Disorder By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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Anxiety disorders constitute an enormous mental health problem within society. Sufferers are often misdiagnosed, neglected or when properly diagnosed find that inadequate supports are available.The... More > purpose of this little book is to look at three specific types of anxiety disorder, namely panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and phobia and discuss causes and treatment modalities. The approach is comprehensive and eclectic, and provides for the reader a concise presentation of the most established research in this area of psychiatry.It is hoped that not only the sufferer will find this handbook useful but also the mental health clinician as it documents research findings which provide insights into why anxiety disorders occur and what makes certain individuals predisposed to developing the condition. This is a comprehensive review of anxiety disorder ‘in a nutshell’ and will help the sufferer and their families and friends understand why panic attacks and phobias occur and what can be done about them.< Less
The Instruments of Heaven By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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Pedro Mendoza was born into extreme poverty. With his family he eked out a living searching through the garbage of the huge Metropolis of Manila. One day however he has a ‘lucky’ find; he... More > stumbles across a beautiful, discarded violin. With this instrument, with his extraordinary dedication and with help from others he is able to escape a life of grinding poverty and find his way to the pinnacle of success and wealth. Everything within our universe is connected, although the connections are not always apparent to us. Here we have the story of how such connections can lead our lives on to the paths of our destiny. And of how heaven sends us sometimes the instruments that we need to realize all that may lie before us. The instruments and the connections are all around us. They shape our fate and our destiny. Here is the inspiring story of how one boy overcame all the odds to achieve fame and fortune. And of how he never forgot his humble beginnings despite his transformation.< Less
The Instruments of Heaven By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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Pedro Mendoza was born into extreme poverty. With his family he eked out a living searching through the garbage of the huge Metropolis of Manila. One day however he has a ‘lucky’ find; he... More > stumbles across a beautiful, discarded violin. With this instrument, with his extraordinary dedication and with help from others he is able to escape a life of grinding poverty and find his way to the pinnacle of success and wealth. Everything within our universe is connected, although the connections are not always apparent to us. Here we have the story of how such connections can lead our lives on to the paths of our destiny. And of how heaven sends us sometimes the instruments that we need to realize all that may lie before us. The instruments and the connections are all around us. They shape our fate and our destiny. Here is the inspiring story of how one boy overcame all the odds to achieve fame and fortune. And of how he never forgot his humble beginnings despite his transformation.< Less
Psychic Phenomena: A Clinical Investigation By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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A Registered Nurse heads out on a motorbike into the remote regions of the Philippines in search of ghosts, vampires, poltergeists and ghouls. He is preoccupied with the question: “Do psychic... More > phenomena actually occur and if so what is their true nature?” This book describes his research and provides fascinating examples of cases of possession, hauntings and folklore that merges with reality. He also reports on a psychic priest who can ‘see’ the health problems in others and who was visited by the ghost of a man who allegedly had been murdered. As a result the legal case was reopened. In the end the author comes to an astonishing conclusion as to the ultimate reality of such phenomena. For anyone interested in psychic phenomena and a rational analysis of it this book cannot be overlooked.< Less
Psychic Phenomena: A Clinical Investigation By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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A Registered Nurse heads out on a motorbike into the remote regions of the Philippines in search of ghosts, vampires, poltergeists and ghouls. He is preoccupied with the question: “Do psychic... More > phenomena actually occur and if so what is their true nature?” This book describes his research and provides fascinating examples of cases of possession, hauntings and folklore that merges with reality. He also reports on a psychic priest who can ‘see’ the health problems in others and who was visited by the ghost of a man who allegedly had been murdered. As a result the legal case was reopened. In the end the author comes to an astonishing conclusion as to the ultimate reality of such phenomena. For anyone interested in psychic phenomena and a rational analysis of it this book cannot be overlooked.< Less
The Near Death Experience: A Clinical Investigation By Duncan Alexander McKenzie R.N.
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The Near Death Experience (NDE) is one of the most spoken about phenomenon of our time. The author, who is a Registered Nurse, logically and rationally analyses the phenomenon and states what the NDE... More > may represent. He also details the associated medical condition called ‘The Lazarus Syndrome’ where individuals who appear to be dead have revived, and sometimes told of NDE experiences. The book provides many examples of the Near Death Experience, both from the wider literature and from the author’s own clinical research. He comprehensively analyses all the evidence in a rational and logical manner and gives various theories as to what exactly the NDE is and what it means for us as human beings. Does the NDE represent proof of life after death? The author’s analysis provides all of the various theories and allows the reader to make their own decision. It is fascinating reading, and for anyone who is seeking the truth about the phenomenon it is an indispensable addition to the literature on the subject.< Less