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Piatkus

Your Superstar Brain

Kaja Nordengen
Authors:
Kaja Nordengen

Why does the brain work the way it does? Can you eat 'brain food' to remember better? Can the brain be retrained? Can you activate the parts of the brain you don't use? Can you smile yourself to happiness?This is a book about all the secrets of your most incredible organ. Your brain makes you who you are. It learns, falls in love and interprets complex patterns. But it also causes you to make bad decisions and rewards addiction. Join neurologist Kaja Nordengen in her fascinating journey through the many unexplored territories of the human brain. Divided into thirteen short chapters, the book describes how the brain works - both how it's physically constructed with nerves, synapses and cerebral cortex, but also how it functions on a more abstract level - everything from what happens when we fall in love to where we find our sense of self.

Robinson

An Introduction to Coping with Extreme Emotions

Lee Brosan, Amanda Spong
Authors:
Lee Brosan, Amanda Spong
New Harbinger

The Yoga-CBT Workbook for Anxiety

Juile Greiner-Ferris, Manjit Khalsa
Authors:
Juile Greiner-Ferris, Manjit Khalsa

Millions of people suffer from anxiety-it can keep you trapped in the "worry cycle." When you're under stress, your thoughts are racing, and you find yourself repeating the same anxious patterns over and over again, it has a negative impact on your relationships, health, and overall well-being. So, how do you get past your anxiety to increase peace and relaxation in your life? Yoga-cognitive behavioral therapy (Y-CBT) can help.This book offers the first research-based model to combine the benefits of traditional psychological practice with the therapeutic benefits of Kundalini yoga. This combination will enable you to effectively address both problematic thought patterns and the physiologic outcomes of emotional distress simultaneously.With the proven-effective techniques provided in The Yoga-CBT Workbook for Anxiety, you'll find peace for your anxious mind and a state of relaxation for your body. More than just being able to manage your anxiety and stress, you'll be ready to transform your whole life for the better.

Da Capo Lifelong Books

The COPD Solution

Dawn Lesley Fielding
Authors:
Dawn Lesley Fielding

When you can't breathe, nothing else matters. If you are one of the 15 million Americans diagnosed with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), you know what it's like to struggle to breathe. You know what it's like to sacrifice your favourite activities to a chronic illness that changes everything from your work life to how you take your meals. But there is help,and hope. Respiratory Therapist Dawn Lesley Fielding shares the program she has used in her own practice,with an astonishing 100% success rate,offering techniques and tools to make breathing easier and improve your overall health. This practical, accessible, step-by-step guide explains...what COPD is and how it affects your breathingthe most up-to-date medication and treatment optionshow to track symptoms and medicationsessential breathing techniques to improve oxygen intakestrategies for healthy nutrition and gentle exercisewhat to eat and what to avoid, with lists of key COPD foodsWith stories from others with this condition, easy charts for managing everything from your medications to your symptoms, as well as hands-on tips for you and your loved ones, The COPD Solution is your guide to reclaiming your life and living fully with COPD.

Seal Press

How to Break Up With Anyone

Jamye Waxman
Authors:
Jamye Waxman
Seal Press

The Nonrunner's Marathon Guide for Women

Dawn Dais
Authors:
Dawn Dais
Da Capo Lifelong Books

Think Like a Pancreas

Gary Scheiner
Authors:
Gary Scheiner
Da Capo Lifelong Books

Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy

the pregnancy experts at Mayo Clinic
Authors:
the pregnancy experts at Mayo Clinic

Any woman looking for accurate, reliable, and authoritative information on pregnancy will appreciate this book from the world-class Mayo Clinic. The Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy offers hundreds of pages of in-depth information that new parents will find useful and informative. Features include week-by-week updates on baby's growth, month-by-month changes that mom can expect, and a forty-week pregnancy calendar, as well as a symptom guide and a review of important pregnancy decisions. In this illustrated book you'll also find advice on getting pregnant, meal planning, healthy exercise, and safe medication use, along with general tips on becoming a parent. This pregnancy book is the result of the efforts of a collective team of pregnancy experts who find nothing in medicine more exciting and satisfying than the birth of a healthy child with a healthy mother. The Mayo Clinic Guide to a Healthy Pregnancy is an essential pregnancy resource for parents-to-be.

Seal Press

Good Porn

Erika Lust
Authors:
Erika Lust
Running Press Adult

Skinny Bitch Bun in the Oven

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

The Happiness Trap

Russ Harris
Authors:
Russ Harris

Popular ideas about happiness are misleading, inaccurate, and are directly contributing to our current epidemic of stress, anxiety and depresssion. And unfortunately, popular psychological approaches are making it even worse.In this controversial, but empowering self-help book, Dr Russ Harries, reveals how millions of people are unwittingly caught in the 'The Happiness Trap', where the more they strive for happiness the more they suffer in the long term. He then provides an effective means to escape through a groundbreaking new approach based on mindfulness skills.Mindfulness is a mental state of awareness, openess, and focus. Mindfulness skills are easy to learn and will rapidly and effectively help you to reduce stress, enhance performance, manage emotions, improve health, increase vitality, and generally change your life for the better.The book provides scientifically proven techniques to:Reduce stress and worry.Rise above fear, doubt and insecurity.Break self-defeating habits.Improve performance and find fulfilment in your work.Build more satisfying relationships.Create a rich, full and meaningful life.

Da Capo Press

Weight Loss Surgery with the Adjustable Gastric Band

Linda Rohrbough, Robert Sewell
Authors:
Linda Rohrbough, Robert Sewell
Da Capo Press

50 Secrets of the Longest Living People with Diabetes

Sheri R. Colberg, Steven V. Edelman
Authors:
Sheri R. Colberg, Steven V. Edelman
Da Capo Press

Beyond Anger: A Guide for Men

Thomas J. Harbin
Authors:
Thomas J. Harbin

Amanda Spong

Amanda Spong is a clinical psychologist in the personality disorders community team, which offers adult and specialist mental health services for people with borderline personality disorder. She is the personality disorder pathway lead for the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough NHS Foundation Trust, and offers training and advice for other teams about how to understand and support people with personality disorder.

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.

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.