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Lupus Fighting the Dying Mind: Lupus + Strength + Survival a Personal Story By Jessica Helstrom
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No Beginning's 8 and No end Lifes a circle " If you can dream it, see it, feel it, and Believe it... You can Achieve it" I thought if I was to write a book about my life... I would not want... More > to see my life as a sick , broken, sad girl... But a person who's suffered and came out of it Stronger and Wiser. I had so many Dreams that I could not do and was very depressed by this disease... There are days I did not want to get out of bed. Everyone's dealt with tragedy... and some are seen and some are not. I want to INSPIRE to LIVE... and INSPIRE people +++ Now I'm in the space where I BELONG... Some of my BEST WORK has been done in tragedy, and my lowest days where I took a step back and really looked inside myself. Life is but a Breath+++ ONE MOMENT in Time+++ I have a son named Ian. He is my HEART and my MIRACLE+++ The Lords Final Command +++ Love One Another +++ as Have Loved You< Less
The Pigeon House By Larry Kelly & James Plaskitt
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With the end of his life approaching, an old man has only one regret. He has not been able to tell the full story of his childhood. The memories were painful. They had been buried for decades. But he... More > could not reach the end of his life without the truth being told. ‘The Pigeon House’ is a moving story of a boy’s triumph against the odds. It recounts his struggle with poverty, neglect, exploitation, disease and abuse. Through this vivid account, we meet his drunk and abusive mother, his remote father, the sadistic teacher, the uncaring doctor, the exploitative priest and the abusing nun. A conspiracy of silence within a Catholic institution sustains the regime of abuse. One brave figure tries to confront it – only to be banished. After that, it is a battle between abusive authority and a young boy’s inner will to survive. The painful truth of what happened in the Pigeon House, and how one boy overcame it, brings compelling reaffirmation of the triumph of the human will.< Less
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 7) By David Bruce
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A Sample: Before attending the 2012 Olympics in London, Zofia Noceti-Klepacka of Poland announced that if she won a medal she would sell it for a worthy cause. She did win a medal: the bronze in the... More > women’s RS-X, which involves windsurfing and a heavy sailboard. Ms. Noceti-Klepacka’s neighbor is Zuzia, a five-year-old girl with cystic fibrosis. Her constant care is expensive, and the proceeds from the sale of the bronze will go to her and her family. Ms. Noceti-Klepacka said (translated by Google from an interview with Polskie Radio), “Susan is my neighbor, I know her since birth. I’ve seen that had problems, how many times was in the hospital, she spent much time there, her mom. Everyone here is praying that Susan survived. Now maybe you can not see it, but cystic fibrosis is a fatal disease before the Games and said that I was going to London after the medal for her.”< Less
Cars, Paul and Me By Peter Bullock
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Pete Bullock has been the recipient of some very unfortunate luck with his cars. Many people have experienced chipped windscreens and flat tyres and will sympathise with him. However, how many people... More > can claim to have had the bonnet stolen from their car, have a lorry push them out of their lane on the motorway and have to be cut out of their car through no fault of their own? In this book Pete recollects and acknowledges the humorous side of his car nightmares, as did his best friend Paul, who he met at the age of three. Pete reminisces at his and Paul’s life growing up together and of the car stories that always made Paul laugh. The problems with the cars were put into context however when Paul, a seemingly fit and healthy 27 year old, passed away only 15 days after being diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in 2010. The proceeds that Pete gets from the book sales will go to Pancreatic Cancer UK, an organisation dedicated to research and helping those diagnosed with this disease.< Less
Unsung Hero By Margaret Allyn Greene Best
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Albert V. Greene, who became a prisoner of war during World War II and re-enlisted to serve in Korea and Vietnam, is one of America’s unsung heros. This book has two parts: The first is a... More > memoir written by Greene that includes how he was captured by German forces and sent to a prisoner-of-war camp in Italy, where he tried to escape. The second part is written by his daughter, Margaret, who shares a biography of her father with illustrations about his military career. The book also serves as a family and cultural history, beginning with how the Greene family immigrated from Germany and Ireland to Brooklyn, New York, in the late 1800s. The narrative continues with Albert V. Greene’s recollection of his father’s military service during the Great War and how Albert V. Greene made a difference as a teacher at home. While Greene lost his battle with Alzheimer’s disease and died in 2009, he was laid to rest with the other heroes at Arlington National Cemetery.< Less
A Healthier You: How to Improve Yourself and Live a Healthier Lifestyle By Anthony Ekanem
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You can become a healthier, happier and more successful person by making a few simple changes to your lifestyle. You will have to make changes to the overall you, not just change the amount of... More > exercise you do or your diet. The secret to achieving happiness and a healthier you is to balance your body and mind in harmony. It is only when we are balanced in physical, mental and spiritual health that we are truly healthy. If we are healthy, then we are happier and can reach success more easily in life. Keeping active by exercising not only helps you to lose those few extra pounds but also tones your muscles leaving you looking better but also feeling healthier by helping to ward off diseases. There are many forms of exercise and it doesn’t have to be expensive. You can buy cheap basic gym equipment to use in your own home or even take up a form of great exercise which doesn’t cost a penny – walking.< Less
Longevity: Myths and Facts By Kaup Shetty
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What affects longevity? What is a good diet? Should we take aspirin? Weight control with a balanced diet, regular exercise, and social interaction in old age extends life span. No medication is... More > shown to extend longevity, but statins in cardiovascular disease (CVD) and metformin in metabolic syndrome may prolong life. Vitamins and antioxidants in pill form seem to increase CVD and cancer as excess may stimulate cells. Our diet has adequate vitamin D and experts advise against over treatment. Fish oil and vitamin D supplements do not prevent CVD and cancer. Indiscriminate cancer screening leads to over diagnosis. Gene-editing and immunotherapy against cancer is a major advancement. Hormonal replacement in elderly shows minimal benefit, but has significant side effects. All proceeds go directly to the American Red Cross. The author, Dr. Kaup Shetty, has written this book based on forty years as a Geriatrician, Internist and Endocrinologist, in addition to teaching and medical research.< Less
Live As Heroes By Derek Meyer
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Derek Meyers third book remembers the incredible brave fighters and talented icons of dance during the AIDS crisis and looks back at each of the four decades since the first cases of the disease were... More > reported in the early 1980s. Medical dramas such as Greys Anatomy have been top rated in recent years and this book won`t let readers down who want to learn more about HIV and AIDS, but "Live as Heroes" is mainly a book about the heroes, who were not getting tired of trying to make a difference right in the face of darkness. The book connects the power of the performing arts with the inspiring stories of those people who fought against discriminations and the missing support from the government and managed to build up organizations such as the GMHC or AIDS Healthcare Foundation. It also tells a personal story which is both sweet and sad at the same time and encourages its readers to ask themselves if they prefer to hide as villains and cowards or “Live as Heroes”.< Less
Summary & Analysis : Genius Foods By Max Lugavere & Paul Grewal : Become Smarter, Happier, and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life By Black Book
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Summary Max Lugavere & Dr. Paul Grewal's Genius Foods Become Smarter, Happier, and More Productive While Protecting Your Brain for Life Max Lugavere, a former media guru, tells the reader about... More > his pursuit of brain building foods. Starting in 2010, he and his family members noticed changes in his mother’s behavior, both physically and mentally. After a scary moment when she couldn’t remember what year it was, Max took his mother to a neurologist. The diagnosis was grim: Alzheimer’s disease. The nutrients that can boost your memory and improve mental clarity (and where to find them); The foods and tactics that can energize and rejuvenate your brain, no matter your age; A brain-boosting fat-loss method so powerful it has been called “biochemical liposuction”; and The foods that can improve your happiness, both now and for the long term. For Summary of Genius Foods Become Smarter click on BUY BUTTON...........< Less
The Mental Cure By Warren Felt Evans
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Full Title: Mental Cure, Illustrating the Influence of the Mind on the Body, Both in Health and Disease, and the Psychological Method of Treatment (1869).Whilst the exact circulation figures for... More > these books is not known, a ninth edition of The Mental Cure was called for more than sixteen years after it was first issued; Primative Mind Cure went into at least five editions, and it is most likely that various editions of his other books appeared also. One certain fact is that he was the first and indeed the only figure, aside from Mrs. Eddy, who attempted to work out a consistent philisophically supported system of what may be called mental or metaphysical healing, during the first two decades after the death of P. P. Quimby. The New Thought periodicals which began to appear in the late 1880's continued to carry advertisements for his books at least to the end of the century, and copies of the books were to be found in the major public libraries and the libraries of most New Thought leaders and centers.< Less

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