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The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet [special sales]

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Mayo Clinic Guide to Fertility and Conception

Elizabeth A. Stewart, Jani R. Jensen, Mayo Clinic
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Elizabeth A. Stewart, Jani R. Jensen, Mayo Clinic

Deciding to start or build a family is a life-changing decision, and, once the choice is made, there's a whole new set of unknowns,including how challenging the journey will be. For the first time, fertility experts at Mayo Clinic offer an essential guide for those who want to have a baby. With colour photographs and graphics throughout, this user-friendly yet comprehensive book provides answers and explanations on nearly every aspect of achieving a successful pregnancy: lifestyle and nutrition the intricacies of natural conception common fertility problems the latest medical treatments (including intrauterine insemination,IVF, and donors) and information on special situations (including fertility preservation, chosen single parenthood, same-sex couples, and more).

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The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness

Amit Sood, Mayo Clinic
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Amit Sood, Mayo Clinic

Happiness is a habit. For some of us, that habit is a natural inclination for others, it is a learned behaviour. The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness combines wisdom from neuroscience, psychology, philosophy, and spirituality to help you choose contentment. Dr. Amit Sood's actionable ten-week program has helped tens of thousands of people reduce anxiety and find greater fulfillment in life. Each of the book's four sections is filled with practical insights and easy-to-implement exercises. You'll understand why your brain struggles with finding happiness and what real-world practices can help you to better manage stress and choose peace and contentment instead.Praise for the Stress-Free Living Program: This book can change your life."-Dr. Andrew Weil An important innovative approach to well-being."-Dr. Daniel Goleman, author of Emotional Intelligence

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The Mayo Clinic Guide to Stress-Free Living

Amit Sood, Mayo Clinic
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Amit Sood, Mayo Clinic

Have you ever driven several miles without noticing anything on the road, or read a page in a book without registering any of it? Do the day's worries and disappointments crowd your mind as you're trying to fall asleep at night? Do you feel stressed much of the time and aren't sure how to find peace? In this book, Amit Sood, M.D., M.Sc., a Mayo Clinic specialist in stress and resiliency, reveals how the mind's instinctive restlessness and shortsightedness generate stress and anxiety and presents strategies for living a more peaceful life. The book is based on the highly popular stress management program offered at Mayo Clinic that Dr. Sood developed after two decades of work with tens of thousands of people.Drawing on ground-breaking brain research, Dr. Sood helps you understand the brain's two modes and how an imbalance between them produces unwanted stress. From this basis, you learn skills that will help you: Develop deep and sustained attention Practice gratitude, compassion and acceptance Live a meaningful life Cultivate nurturing relationships Achieve your highest potentialAll of these concepts are weaved into a practical and fun journey that has been tested in numerous scientific studies, with consistently positive results. Take the first step to discover greater peace and joy for you and your loved ones."Dr. Sood has put together a simple, secular and structured program that is anchored in science, is free of rituals and dogmas, and is accessible to everyone. This book can change your life."- Dr. Andrew Weil"An important innovative approach to well-being, one we all should know about."- Dr. Daniel Goleman

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The Mayo Clinic Kids' Cookbook

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Let's introduce our kids to the pleasure of cooking healthy food! Mayo Clinic, a leading authority in health and nutrition, offers kids 50 great recipes they'll love to make and to eat! Kids absolutely enjoy kitchen projects, and they are much more likely to eat what they help to cook. When their cooking projects come from The Mayo Clinic Kids' Cookbook , they will develop a taste for vegetables, lean meats, and whole grains, which will stay with them for a lifetime. The cookbook is organized so that kids know which steps need adult help. It gives gentle reminders about heat and sharp utensils to keep kids safe, and offers tips throughout about how to wash, snip, and process raw ingredients. Each recipe is illustrated with a colourful photo, has clear, step-by-step directions, and includes a handy list of equipment needed for cooks who are still learning their way around the kitchen. The book includes a range of recipes,some so simple and quick that no adult help is needed, and others for junior cooks who are moving beyond the basics. (How proud your kids will be to prepare Taco in a Bowl or Italian Oven Fries!) Give the gift of healthy cooking and eating to your kids.

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The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet Journal

Mayo Clinic
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Mayo Clinic

The essential companion to The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet , this journal will making losing weight just a little bit easier. Full of weight-loss tips, this journal is the perfect place to track what you've eaten, how you've exercised, and the amount of your weight loss. The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet Journal is the essential companion to The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet . The Mayo Clinic Diet Journal includes: The Lose It! quick-start section, which helps you keep track as you add 5 habits, break 5 habits, and adopt 5 bonus habits. The Live It! section, which makes losing weight easier as you follow the Mayo Clinic Healthy Weight Pyramid, record your activity each day, and keep track of your goals. Also included in this handy Journal are forms to create a weekly shopping list, menus, and places for notes to yourself. Each section includes space for you to reflect on your week, as well as to record your weight loss. Losing weight with The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet just got a little bit easier with help from The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet Journal .

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Optimum Nutrition For The Mind

Patrick Holford
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Patrick Holford

Daniel Franklin

Daniel Franklin, PhD, holds a doctorate in education from the University of California, Los Angeles, and an MEd from Harvard University. He has extensive experience as a classroom teacher, school administrator, and educational consultant. He is the founder and president of Los Angeles-based Franklin Educational Services, Inc., which provides a wide range of individualized school support services for students of all ages.

Donald M. Vickery

Donald M. Vickery, MD, helped develop the first medical decision charts for non-doctors. Formerly the head of the nonprofit Self-Care Institute, he died in 2008. Fries and Vickery also coauthored, with Robert H. Pantell, Taking Care of Your Child.

Dr Duncan Carmichael

Dr Duncan Carmichael is a medical doctor with 25 years of experience in the profession. He is a regular speaker and lecturer at conferences on aesthetic and anti-aging medicine in his home country and abroad, and has written numerous articles on healthy aging.He qualified in South Africa then trained further in Europe where he studied nutrition, hormone balancing and aesthetic medicine. Frustrated with the medical world's focus on treating illness rather than on promoting health, his passion has long been health medicine. He founded and runs the Institute of Healthy Aging in Cape Town, South Africa and another in Dorset in the United Kingdom. Younger for Longer is a culmination of his 25-year quest, and is Dr Carmichael's first book. His wide range of training combined with his clinical expertise makes him uniquely placed to write this book and share what he has learned about longevity and health.

Faya Nilsson

Faya Nilsson is a personal trainer and award-winning blogger, born in Sweden and now based in west London. She started her blog, fitnessontoast.com, in 2013, and it won Best Lifestyle Blog at the UK Blog Awards in 2015 and the Cosmopolitan's Lifestyle Blogger of the Year award in 2014.Faya's first book, FIT IN 3, includes 60 easy-to-make, healthy, Scandi-inspired recipes; calming mindfulness and yoga routines; and highly effective, time-efficient workouts that don't require a gym membership. FIT IN 3 provides you with a simple formula for an enjoyable, healthy life. It's as easy as 1, 2, 3

James F. Fries

James F. Fries, MD, is Professor of Medicine, Emeritus, at Stanford University. His work involves the study of health outcomes and how to improve them, prevention of disease by reduction in health risks, self-care techniques, and health economics. He has published over 300 scientific articles and 11 books.

Jessie Pavelka

Jessie Pavelka is an internationally recognised fitness and wellbeing expert and specialist in extreme weight loss. He is also one of the newest trainers on NBC's The Biggest Loser. Jessie has graced British and American television screens with his life-changing work on Sky's Obese: A Year to Save My Life and Fat: The Fight of My Life as well as Lifetime's DietTribe. He's motivated the masses on Oprah's OWN Wake-up Workout, ITV's 'Motivation Nation' in 2014 and headed the 'Sugar Free' campaign on Good Morning Britain in January and June 2015. Jessie is a Race for Life Ambassador in the UK and also runs Pavelka Limited, based in the UK, which offers a range of workshops and seminars plus an interactive membership website to help guide weight loss. For more information visit www.jessiepavelka.com and www.pavelka.co.uk. Twitter: @JessiePavelka. Facebook: facebook.com/JessiePavelka. Instagram: @Jessiepavelka. YouTube: JessiePavelka.

Kaja Nordengen

Kaja Nordengen is a physician specialising in neurology at Akershus University Hospital. She also teaches at University of Oslo. Norengen has always been fascinated by the brain and completed her PhD in 2014.

Lee Brosan

Dr Lee Brosan is a consultant psychologist with the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust. Over a long career she has been Head of the Psychological Treatment Service, Trust Lead for the Development of Psychological Therapies, Clinical Associate at the MRC Cognitive and Brain Science Unit in Cambridge, a founder member of the Cambridge Clinical Research Centre for Affective Disorders, and Associate Lecturer in the Experimental Psychology Department at Cambridge.

Melissa Hartwig

Melissa Hartwig is a Certified Sports Nutritionist who specializes in helping people change their relationship with food and create life-long, healthy habits. She is the New York Times bestselling co-author of It Starts With Food and The Whole30 and has been featured by the Today Show, Dr. Oz, the Wall Street Journal, Outside, and SELF. Melissa has presented more than 150 health and nutrition seminars worldwide and shares resources with, writes articles for, and provides support to more than 2 million people a month through the Whole30 website and social media feeds.

Nicole Hunn

Nicole Hunn is the author of the Gluten-Free on a Shoestring series and blog, which has been featured in the New York Times and MSN Money. Her work has appeared in Better Homes and Gardens, Parents magazine, Parade magazine, and Epicurious.com. She lives in Westchester County, New York. www.glutenfreeonashoestring.com

Patrick Holford

Patrick Holford is founder of the Institute for Optimum Nutrition in London. He is also director of the Food for the Brain Foundation and an honorary fellow of the British Association of Nutritional Therapy. He is one of Britain's top nutrition experts and is the author of over 25 health books.

Russ Harris

Dr Russ Harris was born in Liverpool, England. After graduating in medicine from the University of Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, he emigrated to Australia. As a family doctor, he became increasingly interested in the psychological aspects of medical illness (and increasingly less interested in writing prescriptions). In his eclectic career, he has been a stand-up comedian, sex therapist, filmmaker, novelist, and workshop presenter. He now practices as a psychological health physician in Melbourne.

Sarah Flower

Sarah Flower is trained in nutrition and nutritional medicine and author of 15 books, including the bestselling The Everyday Halogen Oven Cookbook. Sarah and her young son have lived on a sugar free diet for the last 3 years. As a nutritionist and journalist, Sarah has written many articles on diets, including sugar free, grain free, low carb and high protein. She runs workshops at local schools, talking to parents and teaching children how to cook and eat a healthy diet.