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Your Superstar Brain

Kaja Nordengen
Authors:
Kaja Nordengen
Da Capo Lifelong Books

The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet [special sales]

Mayo Clinic
Authors:
Mayo Clinic

Da Capo Lifelong Books

Mayo Clinic Guide to Fertility and Conception

Elizabeth A. Stewart, Jani R. Jensen, Mayo Clinic
Authors:
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).

Da Capo Lifelong Books

The Mayo Clinic Handbook for Happiness

Amit Sood, Mayo Clinic
Authors:
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
Authors:
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

Da Capo Lifelong Books

The Mayo Clinic Kids' Cookbook

Mayo Clinic
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Mayo Clinic

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.

Da Capo Lifelong Books

Think Like a Pancreas

Gary Scheiner
Authors:
Gary Scheiner

Few diabetes books focus specifically on the day-to-day issues facing people who use insulin. In this fully updated and revised edition, diabetes educator Gary Scheiner provides the tools to "think like a pancreas"-to successfully master the art and science of matching insulin to the body's ever-changing needs. Comprehensive, free of medical jargon, and packed with useful information not readily available elsewhere, this new edition covers the many strides taken in diabetes education and management since the first edition seven years ago. Think Like a Pancreas includes critical information, such as day-to-day blood glucose control and monitoring, designing an insulin program to best match your lifestyle, up-to date medication and technology, and new insulin formulations and combinations.

Da Capo Lifelong Books

The Mayo Clinic Diabetes Diet Journal

Mayo Clinic
Authors:
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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Skinny Bitch Bun in the Oven

Kim Barnouin, Rory Freedman
Authors:
Kim Barnouin, Rory Freedman
Robinson

The Happiness Trap

Russ Harris
Authors:
Russ Harris
Da Capo Press

The First Year: Fibromyalgia

Claudia Craig Marek, Mari Florence, R. Paul St. Armand M.D.
Authors:
Claudia Craig Marek, Mari Florence, R. Paul St. Armand M.D.

Fibromyalgia affects between three and six million Americans,80 percent of whom are women,yet remains one of the most difficult conditions to identify and diagnose. In the tradition of the other titles in the First Year series, The First Year,Fibromyalgia uses a unique approach,guiding readers through their first seven days following diagnosis, then the next three weeks of their first month, and finally the next eleven months of their first year,to provide answers and advice that will help everyone newly diagnosed with fibromyalgia come to terms with their condition and the lifestyle changes that accompany it. Starting with the day of diagnosis, patient-experts Florence and Marek provide vital information about the nature of fibromyalgia, choosing the right doctors, treatment options, psychological issues, holistic alternatives, self-management strategies, illustrative charts and tables, and much more. The First Year,Fibromyalgia will be a supportive and educational resource for everyone who wants to take an active role in the management of their condition.

Da Capo Press

The Tao Of Immunology

Marc Lappe
Authors:
Marc Lappe
Da Capo Press

Beyond Anger: A Guide for Men

Thomas J. Harbin
Authors:
Thomas J. Harbin
Da Capo Press

The Back Pain Helpbook

Diana Laurent, James Moore, Kate Lorig, Michael Von Korff, Virginia Gonzalez
Authors:
Diana Laurent, James Moore, Kate Lorig, Michael Von Korff, Virginia Gonzalez

An estimated 8 million Americans require medical care or time off from work because of back pain each year. Despite advances in modern medicine, there is no cure for back pain and the most commonly prescribed remedy for this painful and debilitating condition is long-term self-management.A self-care program for better living, The Back Pain Helpbook includes mind-body methods for relaxation such as breathing and meditation techniques, strategies for combating the depression and fear that often accompany chronic pain, a comprehensive program for fitness including strengthening and stretching exercises, recommendations for prescription and over-the-counter drugs to ease back pain, advice for when to see your doctor and how to get the most out of those visits, tips for engaging in daily activities from sleeping to working to sex, and guidelines for avoiding flare-ups or managing them when they occur.

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.

Margaret Blackstone

Margaret Blackstone, a graduate of Yale University, is author of several books on a variety of medical topics, including Beat Diabetes and Recovering from a C-Section.Margaret Blackstone, a graduate of Yale University, is author of several books on a variety of medical topics, including Beat Diabetes and Recovering from a C-Section.

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 12 months. 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.