Clearing the Air

In Clearing the Air, Gregory Wood examines smoking's importance to the social and cultural history of working people in the twentieth-century United States. Now that most workplaces in the United States are smoke-free, it may be difficult to imagine the influence that nicotine addiction once had on the politics of worker resistance, workplace management, occupational health, vice, moral reform, grassroots activism, and the labor move...

The Stronger Than BPD Journal

Your story is just beginning. In The Stronger than BPD Journal, influential BPD blogger, advocate, and peer educator Debbie Corso and psychotherapist Kathryn C. Holt offer guided writing activities to help you work through strong emotions, strengthen emotional resiliency, and build lasting relationships. If you have borderline personality disorder (BPD), you may have trouble managing your intense emotions, navigating day-to-day life,...

"Guide des additifs alimentaires inoffensif ou dangereux

Advent for Everyone: Luke provides readers with an inspirational guide through the Advent season, from the first Sunday in Advent through the Saturday after the Fourth Sunday in Advent. Popular biblical scholar and author N. T. Wright provides his own Scripture translation and brief reflection, exploring the Gospel themes of faith, repentance, justice, and celebration. Wright's engaging reflections take you on a journey of spiritual ...

Phytotherapy in the Management of Diabetes and Hypertension, Volume 2

Phytotherapy has the potential to give patients long term benefits with less or no side effects. This is the second volume of the series. This volume brings 11 chapters that cover updates on general phytotherapy, traditional Chinese medicine as well as information on anti-diabetic and antihypertensive herbs (including Senna spp., Curcumin, Carum carvi, Premna serratifolia, Eugenia jambolana and more). The monographs presented within ...

BodyBoss Ultimate Body 12-Week Fitness Guide

BodyBoss Ultimate Body Fitness Workout Guideis astep-by-step fitness guide tailored to fit seamlessly into busy lifestyles of young, modern women.BodyBoss can be done anytime, anywhere! - 12 WEEK STEP-BY-STEP EXERCISE PROGRAM. Includes fun and challenging high intensity workouts. Unlock your dream body with our highly structured approach. - 24 MINUTES (ACTIVE), 3 TIMES A WEEK IS ALL IT TAKES. You don’t need to join a gym to get the b...

Jeûner pour revivre

Le jeûne est un repos physiologique. L'organisme ne peut fonctionner qu'avec de l'énergie nerveuse. Or l'élimination des déchets nécessite elle aussi de l'énergie. Comme dans la vie courante, cette énergie est dépensée dans tous les domaines: musculaire, digestif, nerveux, sexuel, etc., la toxémie s'accumule faute délimination adéquate. C'est pourquoi on a besoin de réduire la dépense d'énergie un peu partout pour qu'elle soit utilis...

Principles and Practices of Aquatic Law

This book presents the best practices and principles related to aquatic law and risk management. Its focus is injury and death occurring in aquatic environments including the ocean, pools, water parks, canals, rivers, lakes, dams, etc. It discusses the importance of aquatic risk management as it relates to aquatic accident prevention and the concept of duty and liability for a facility’s management and staff. It also presents updated...

Lycopene and Tomatoes in Human Nutrition and Health

Lycopene is a potent antioxidant carotenoid found in fruits and vegetables; particularly high amounts exist in red tomatoes. It is not an essential nutrient for humans, but can be a potential therapeutic agent for preventing several human diseases. Since the publication of the previous book on lycopene, extensive advances have been made with respect to the role of lycopene and tomatoes in human health. Whereas the initial focus of re...

"99 façons de prévenir les effets du vieillissement : Conseils d'un physio"

Le vieillissement est un processus normal, pas une maladie, et plusieurs des effets qu'il entraîne peuvent être prévenus. J'ai écrit ce livre pour vous offrir des conseils et des exercices qui vous aideront à préserver votre qualité de vie, dans toute la noblesse du terme, quels que soient votre âge et votre état de santé, que vous soyez une personne sportive, plutôt sédentaire ou de constitution fragile.

The Best Seat in the House

One Tuesday afternoon Allen Rucker, Hollywood comedy writer and family man, wakes from a nap to find himself paralyzed from the waist down. Shocking? Yes. Unfair? Absolutely. Reality? Inescapably. Rucker is shaken up and angry, but soon realizes he's stuck in a wheelchair forever. He begins to reevaluate everything in his life, from the simplest bodily functions to the mysteries of the universe. Luckily, he's invited us along on the ...