According to the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization, there are almost 2 million people receiving care from hospices across the country. When one then thinks about all the friends and family members connected to all of those patients, the numbers are staggering. Eric Lindner might not have known that when he first decided to start volunteering at his local hospice, but in the years since, he’s learned almost everything there is to know.
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Manuel Villacorta’s book Peruvian Power Foods: 18 Superfoods, 101 Recipes and Anti-aging Secrets from the Amazon to the Andes (HCI Books, October 2013, ISN: 978-0-75731-722-4; $18.95; Paperback) is a labor of love: love of health, food, country, and travel. Nationally-renowned registered dietician Manuel Villacorta, MS, RD traveled to his home country Peru to learn more about some of the world’s healthiest foods.
Dr. Peter Abaci originally published his book Take Charge of Your Chronic Pain back in 2010, and since then it has helped countless people across the country to better their lives by managing their chronic pain.
In the book Tiny Dynamo: How One of the World’s Smallest Countries Is Producing Some of Our Most Important Inventions (Untold News; August 2013; $14.95 Trade Paperback Original and e-book; ISBN: 978-0-9887973-0-7), Marcella Rosen introduces the reader t
DNA Diagnostics Center (DDC), the largest provider of private DNA tests in the United States, announced today America’s first nationally distributed Child ID DNA test kit, ChildProtect by DNA®. This groundbreaking service provides parents with the ability to capture their child’s DNA profile, while offering law enforcement officials a valuable tool in expediting the search for a missing child.
PainReliefRevolution.com carries a certain philosophy and level of expectation of what valuable pain treatments should deliver to you. PRR recognizes that there are many approaches to the problem of pain, which can make it challenging for individuals looking to find effective, satisfying, and meaningful treatments. The bar should be raised as high as possible because you or your loved ones deserve the very best.
In Crazy, Sexy, Kitchen: 150 Plant-Empowered Recipes to Ignite a Mouthwatering Revolution (Hay House; November 12, 2012; $29.95 Hardcover; ISBN: 978-1-4019-4104-8), New York Times best-selling author Kris Carr serves up a plant-based manifesto for gourmands and novices alike. Kris redefines the kitchen as headquarters for a wellness revolution, educating and inspiring readers to change their lives, bite by delectable bite.
Inviting everyone to her “change now, love now, live now” party, Kris Carr shares the secrets that have helped her thrive in the face of a deadly disease in Crazy Sexy Diet: Eat Your Veggies, Ignite Your Spark, and Live Like You Mean It! (Skirt! Books, an imprint of Globe Pequot Press; January 17, 2011; ISBN: 978-1-59921-801-4; $24.95; Hardcover), with a foreword by Dean Ornish, MD, and a preface by Rory Freedman.
Kris Carr redefines what it means to be a survivor—of any daunting challenge, but especially the big bad C—in Crazy Sexy Cancer Survivor: More Rebellion and Fire for Your Healing Journey (skirt!; September 2, 2008; ISBN: 978-1599213705) by Kris Carr, with a foreword by Marianne Williamson.
In Sex For Grownups: Dr. Dorree Reveals the Truth, Lies, and Must-Tries for Great Sex After 50 (HCI Books; April 27, 2010, ISBN: 978-0757314643; Original Trade Paperback; $15.95), Dorree Lynn, PhD, shows us that we are never too old, too bored, too sick, too unattractive, or too alone to enjoy the many physical and emotional benefits of great sex. Dr.