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Astrology By Dr S.P. Bhagat
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Section 1: This part deals with the basic lessons of Astrology. 12 Houses, 9 planets, 12 signs, 27 constellations or stars, 9 Gemstones and other semiprecious Gemstones Section 2: Persons who know... More > only their Sun/ Moon sign can get the general details concerned and also Remedies that are consider increasing sign Astrology can also be done with Remedies. Simply choose your starting two/three words of name and choose the sign being indicated in the chapters. Birth sign Astrology is also given. If you know the date of birth Sun sign Astrology chart is there. Choose and use. Section 3: This section will deal with the planets. Each planet is given brief discussion, with Remedies. This part has Remedies as given in Vedic literature, red book, and from various well experienced astrologers. Following are given as under: 1. General Remedies for all 2. Characteristics of Planet 3. General Remedies 4. Special Remedies 5. Red book Remedies 6. Gemstone Introduction 7. Gemstone in Astrology< Less
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation PM&R Residency Match Selection Criteria and Programs Requirements By Applicant Guide, Match A Doc
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This book is the must-read book and most single important piece you buy in your battle for residency. This is the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation PM&R Residency Match Selection Criteria and... More > Programs Requirements book that contains up-to-date information about all the programs in the United States for both AMGs and IMGs. This book will at least double your chances to get interviews by carefully guiding you while selecting the programs that will invite you based on your criteria. This book will help you save a lot of money and will help you match on your first attempt. The information was gathered from program directors, coordinators, chiefs, faculty and residents. It includes Programs names, Programs codes, States, Addresses, Phones, Faxes, Percentage of IMGs in the programs, Minimum USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 Score Requirements, Attempts on any step, CS requirement at time of application, USCE Requirements, Cut-Off time since graduation, Programs offering couple match and Visas Sponsored or accepted.< Less
Our Accelerating Future By Michael Anissimov
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In this collection of short articles, Singularity Summit co-founder and former Singularity Institute futurist Michael Anissimov describes the most important ideas in futurism and transhumanism: the... More > Singularity, Artificial Intelligence, nanotechnology, and cybernetic enhancement. Within the next century, our world will be turned upside-down by the creation of smarter-than-human intelligence in a technological medium. This concise and clear book serves to introduce the concept to new audiences who are interested in the Singularity and want to know more about this important event which will impact every life on the planet.< Less
Neuroscience: A Primer (softcover) By Lauren Stutzbach
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Learn the basic neuroscience behind how our brains work. Written, illustrated, and edited by graduate students in the Neuroscience Graduate Group at the University of Pennsylvania, this Neuroscience... More > Primer is intended for any reader with a high-school-level education.< Less
Observing Flat Galaxies By Alvin Huey
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Flat Galaxies - A selection of 170+ Flat Galaxies from the Revised Flat Galaxy Catalogue. Many are dim and requires a large telescope. I recommend a 16" or larger scope to tackle the majority... More > of objects in this list.< Less
A Really Practical Handbook of Children’s Palliative Care By Justin Amery
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A Really Practical Handbook of Children’s Palliative Care for Doctors and Nurses Anywhere in the World offers really practical solutions to common problems faced by health professionals caring... More > for dying children and their families, whatever their culture or socioeconomic circumstance. After spending more than twenty years caring for children with terminal diagnoses, Dr. Justin Amery has applied his hands-on experience and the fruits of his research to this compendium of practical advice. The book’s fifteen parts address not only the numerous practical matters that arise in offering palliative care to children, but also the intangible, yet vital, practices for communicating bad news, helping families with their emotional reactions, assisting children and their families with ethical and spiritual issues, and working with surviving family members as they grieve. The volume also includes, as an additional resource, the Association of Paediatric Palliative Medicine Formulary. Offered at no charge as an e-book< Less
Combat PTSD in America By Daniel Williams
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Dr. Williams explains the mechanics of how Post Traumatic Stress Disorder works in the every day life of the combat veteran. He uses easily accessible examples to understand the complex neuroscience,... More > such as neurons and extension cords, or an ice cream truck's alarm sound. This helps the reader really "get it" while still sharing important clinical information not found elsewhere. This book offers insights into the inner workings of the veteran's mind, which has proven an enigma for generations. Family, friends, professionals, veterans and first responders will better understand what survivors have experienced-and how to help.< Less
The Silent Epidemic: A Child Psychiatrist's Journey beyond Death Row:Understanding, Treating, and Preventing Neurodevelopmental Disorder Associated with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure By Susan D. Rich, MD, MPH
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This book addresses a critical public health problem in America - the leading preventable cause of birth defects, neurodevelopmental disorders and intellectual disability: prenatal alcohol exposure.... More > Dr. Rich provides insight into the prevalence of neurodevelopmental disorder associated with prenatal alcohol exposure (ND-PAE) among juveniles accused of violent crimes, in neighborhoods where America’s “least valued” citizens reside, and even in upper middle class communities. The problem develops as early as the first three weeks of pregnancy, when many women are unaware that they are pregnant. With appropriate diagnosis and treatment, affected individuals can avoid a lifetime of lost potential from substance use disorders, incarceration, unemployment, and homelessness. From her broad psychiatric, forensic, and public health experience, Dr. Rich has crafted a reasoned, passionate argument for communities and professionals to unite in ending an epidemic that currently affects one in twenty American children.< Less
Characterization Theorems Inspired by the Higher-Order Banach Mapping I: Some Results in Multiplicative b-Metric Space By Clement Ampadu
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This book serves as collateral reading for people interested in fixed point theorems for contractive mappings. The higher-order version of the Banach contraction principle is investigated in the... More > setting of multiplicative b-metric space as well as other topics including application to graph theory. The book contains many exercises as the reader begins his or her own investigative inquire into fixed point theorems and related topics. Researchers will find it a delight to read. The exercises hold promise for further research ideas, and can lead to thesis of all sorts including at the postdoctoral level< Less
Longevity in a Nutshell By Abder-Rahim Biad
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The answer to the dilemma of dealing with terminal diseases could not be found in biology labs, but rather going back to the basic concepts of life – the cell and its atomic structure and... More > gaining an understanding of human life on a biophysical level. Conventional medical systems still operate with techniques from the middle ages, chopping body organs and parts when all they have to do is establish sensation inside ailing areas of the body. These are valid findings that provide an incredible method of healing the human; the facts are based on scientific breakthroughs and are asserted by biophysics researchers. Selecting target spots where disease is apparent, focusing neural energy on ailing cells and energizing them, will change their condition and revitalizes them to health and strength. Our cells harbor many secrets to a long and healthy life; working with our DNA and restoring it to functionality is where the secret lies.< Less
The Bodybuilding Exercise and Anatomy Coloring Book By John Patrick Atwood
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The Bodybuilding Exercise and Anatomy Coloring Book demonstrates weightlifting exercises through pictures and teaches the muscles involved for each exercise. In addition, you can color the muscles... More > which are active during each exercise in order to help memorize the muscles while simultaneously learning human anatomy. For instance, see, review and learn the concentration bicep curl and color the muscle exercised. This will help you learn the muscles you want to exercise before going into the gym. Do not go into the gym lost and confused; make the most of your workout knowing various exercises and muscles. Knowledge of the exercise which involve the muscles you target is a key to endurance and muscle growth. This book is superb for the beginner and student learning exercise science. This book is also useful for teachers and trainers to help teach exercise science. This book includes a 17 Week Exercise Log, a weightlifting percentage chart, basic terms and definitions and study questions.< Less
Temporomandibular Joint Clinical Considerations For Practice By Maurice Vahedifar, D.M.D., M.S.
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This book reviews and discusses some of these approaches, and some of the controversies aroused by them in the hope that the dental profession will soon arrive at more effective, scientifically based... More > treatments. Health professionals have dealt with temporomandibular disorders, a major cause of non-dental pain in the orofacial region, by developing a broad range of treatments, ranging from occlusal alteration to multidisciplinary care regimens. It is with this background that health practitioners have responded to their patients' needs by developing a broad range of treatments, often determined more by the specialty of the practitioner than by scientifically-based treatment. There are practitioners claiming successful outcomes from a diverse number of treatments ranging from education and behavioral counseling, use of medications, occlusal therapies, surgery and splints, to a combination of various treatments.< Less
NO BULLSHIT guide to MATH and PHYSICS By Ivan Savov
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Often calculus and mechanics are taught as separate subjects. It shouldn't be like that. Learning calculus without mechanics is incredibly boring. Learning mechanics without calculus is missing the... More > point. This textbook integrates both subjects and highlights the profound connections between them. This is the deal. Give me 350 pages of your attention, and I'll teach you everything you need to know about functions, limits, derivatives, integrals, vectors, forces, and accelerations. This book is the only math book you'll need for the first semester of undergraduate studies in science. With concise, jargon-free lessons on topics in math and physics, each section covers one concept at the level required for a first-year university course. Anyone can pick up this book and become proficient in calculus and mechanics, regardless of their mathematical background.< Less
Statistics - A Short and Painless Introduction By Nils M Holm
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This book is intended to introduce the mathematical layman to the world of statistics. High school-level math, such as basic calculus, is sufficient to follow the text. Although the book provides the... More > necessary mathematical background, its focus is on application rather than rigorous proof. The following topics are covered: Probability, including Bayes Theorem, Probability functions, Discrete and continuous probability distributions, Measures of location and variation, Sampling distributions, Confidence intervals, Regression and correlation, Hypothesis testing< Less
Mental Health Treatment: New Approaches By William Ragan
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A text based on practical aspects of mental health treatment with a careful analysis of clinical and career counseling strategies aimed at helping to inspire new and established practitioners with... More > care planning, service delivery, and regulatory compliance.< Less
The Albert Einstein By Chelle Hawn
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Discover the answers to life's most compelling questions on how to achieve ultimate brain power! Find out what food grows the part of the brain responsible for creating wealth, how to improve your... More > SAT score, reverse memory loss, raise your natural IQ, and even heal the brain from serious injury.< Less
Internal Medicine Letters of Recommendations Guidelines and Samples By Applicant Guide, Match A Doc
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This guide is dedicated to IM faculty including chairmen of divisions and attendings to help them write LORs. Also this help students and residency applicants to write LORs. This booklet include 2... More > samples IM LOR the 1st is from US Elective, Observership or AMG medical student rotation and the 2nd is from foreign (IMG) medical school rotation or residency training. These 2 letters are very typical to those matching applicants’ profiles. This booklet also contains the 20 guidelines questions and answers which you must use to formulate the letter. These guidelines as you will see in the booklet include but not limited to: addressing the letter, what is opening paragraphs, how many paragraphs, closing paragraph, signature, font and size, number of pages or characters, what must mention to get interviews, what not to mention to avoid rejections, etc. The information was collected over the past 15 years of our experience with AMGs and IMGs in the match from the top successful LORs and from program directors.< Less
Pathology IMG Friendly Residency Programs List By Applicant Guide, Match A Doc
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We present to you the most complete and up-to-date IMG friendly pathology residency programs list with full match selection criteria and requirements for these programs. This book is essentially... More > written for international medical graduates seeking residency in the US. The idea of writing this book came from our insight that many IMGs every year don’t match because they don’t know where to apply. Most of the time, they end applying to programs that don’t have IMGs or those that don’t match their criteria hence they end losing money with no interviews earned. The information was gathered from program directors, coordinators, chiefs, faculty and residents. It includes Programs names, Programs codes, States, Addresses, Phones, Faxes, Percentage of IMGs in the programs, Minimum USMLE Step 1 and Step 2 Score Requirements, Attempts on any step, CS requirement at time of application, USCE Requirements, Cut-Off time since graduation, Programs offering couple match and Visas Sponsored or accepted.< Less