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the Nature Doctor : a manual of traditional and complementary medicine
Vogel, Dr H.C.A.
ISBN: 1863951288
Bookman Melbourne 1989 Revised Edition
 Trade Paperback A Manual of traditional and complementary medicine.677pp. Completely new and revised edition.  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320792  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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HEINERMAN’S NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA OF FRUITS & VEGETABLES (Revised and Expanded)
Heinerman, John
ISBN: 0132092301
Parker Publishing Company West Nyack, New York 1995 First Edition
 Softcover xl, + 504pp., b/white illustrations intext. Book clean. square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, with just a hint of tanning to textblock edges. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edge-bumped at foot. "From a medical anthropologist's files - remarkable health promoting uses for hundreds of common fruits and vegetables. You'll discover healing foods - all of which can be found at your local supermarket or health food store - that have been proven effective in relieving scores of ailments. They're simple, safe, inexpensive, and easy to use to treat or prevent problems." Includes Index. Book weight approx. 760g.  Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010082  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ESSENTIALS OF CHIROPODY FOR STUDENTS
Kuipers, Katharina D. & Dalton, Michael J.T.
Faber & Faber London 1968 6th Edition
 Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong] 220pp. Book clean, slightly bumped corners. Spine firm. Gilt titles. Slight random foxing to block edges, otherwise leaves clean. Loose-plastic protected d/jacket crudely price-clipped, edgeworn with short closed tears, fingermarks and a small rectangle shaped piece cut from rear flap. A reference book for students of Chiropody, contents, sub-chaptered, include: Pathology, Regional Surgery, Diseases of the skin, Ditto Nails, Medicine, Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 290gms. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good./Fair +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 001416  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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COUNSELLING IN OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY
Hunter, Myra
ISBN: 1854331191
British Psychological Society Leicester, U.k. 1994 1st. P/B
 Softcover ix, + 147pp., book clean, nominally cocked. Spine firm, soft reading crease there-on. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated card wrapper trivially bumped on foredge corners, otherwise very good. "This book aims to increase the awareness of Health Workers, by describing a broad range of women's experiences and reactions to their particular problems and health concerns . . . It describes the principles and skills of counselling . . . " A volume in the 'Communication & Counselling in Health Care' series, contents include: Prelims., 7 chapters, Appendices, Index. Book weight approx. 230g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 002063  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NUTRITIONAL THERAPY
Lazarides, Linda
ISBN: 0722532857
Thorsons London 1996 1st Impression
 Softcover xiii, + 141pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, albeit tanned. Art-illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. A stand-alone volume in the Thorson's 'Principles' series, this introductory guide explains how deficiencies occur, nutritional therapy works, and which key illnesses this therapy can fight . . . Contents include: Intro., 12 chapters, Appendices, Index. Book weight approx. 150g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 002561  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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GINSENG: The Myth and the Truth
Hou, Joseph P.
ISBN: 0879803673
Melvin Powers Wiltshire Book Company North Hollywood, California  
 Softcover No publication date [c. 1979]. 245pp. Intext, b/w halftone plate illustrations, line-drawings, tables, graphs and formulae throughout. Book square, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn and abraded. " 'The Myth and Truth about Ginseng' relates the fabulous history of ginseng. It also encompasses the latest scientific observations of some of the chemical, pharmacological, and clinical aspects of ginseng..." Contents, in chaptered 'parts', include: Prelims. Part 1. The mysterious elixir of life: Ginseng. 2. The dollar value and growing the ginseng plant. 3. The truth about the manroot. Refs., Glossary of scientific terminology. Index. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 003107  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE COMPLETE BOOK OF ENERGY MEDICINES: Choosing Your Path to Health
Dziemidko, Helen E.
ISBN: 089281845X
Healing Arts Press Rochester, Vermont, U.S.A. 1999 1st Impression
 Paperback 191pp., colour frontispiece and intext colour and b/w halftone plate illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper bumped and creased on lower foredge corner, otherwise very good. Trained as a physician and a qualified homeopath, together with associated skills, the author guides the reader through over 50 complimentary therapies, and the 20 most common chronic ailments, using 'Body Energy Medicine' techniques...In 'parts', contents include: Prelims., Intro., Discovering energy, Complimentary therapies, Flow charts for common ailments, Biblio., Glossary, Index. More. Book weight approx. 480g.  Very Good +
Price: 11.22 (AUD)
Book Number: 003364  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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T’AI CHI Spirit and Essence: A New Vision of a Healing Process
Milne, Beverley
ISBN: 0646195808
The Healing School of T'ai-Chi Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 1994 Second [Revised and Enlarged]
 Softcover viii, + 150pp., plus unpaginated [8 page] colour-illustrated section. Colour-art frontis illustration ['The Phoenix Stands On One Leg', Helena Gibson]. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Colour-art illustrated [Helena Gibson] card wrapper nominally edgeworn, with mild bump and crease to lower front edge near spine. Corresponding light bump to leaves. The author, a long-established U.K. T'ai-chi exponent, resident in Melbourne at time of writing, presents an informative and inspirational work which offers practical guidance, spiritual insights and the recovery of lost Chinese knowledge...Contents include: Prelims., 12 chapters over three 'parts', including: The Birth of T'ai-chi Ch'uan, The Nature of Forms, Body Alignment and Breathing, Further Spiritual Values, Symbolism, Structure and Practice, Teachers and Teaching, Colour and Clairvoyant Research, more. Appendixes A-F, including: The Values of T'ai-chi Ch'uan, The Five Animals Movements, Taoist Meditative Breathing, more. Book weight approx. 350g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 004141  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PHYSIOLOGY BY NUMBERS: An Encouragement to Quantitative Thinking
Burton, Richard F.
ISBN: 0521421381
Cambridge University Press Cambridge, U.K. 1996 Reprint
 Softcover xv, + 185pp., intext line-drawn illustrations, graphs and formulae throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally bumped and splayed. "Students of human physiology are faced with many quantitative values such as ion concentration, lung and fluid volumes, and blood pressures...in this book, intended as supplementary reading for students [and graduates] of physiology, using simple calculations, the reader is given opportunities to develop a feel for such values, give them meaning and derive fresh insights from them..." Contents include: Prelims., Energy and metabolism, The cardiovascular system, Respiration, Renal function, Body fluids, Acid-base balance, Nerve and muscle, Appendix A-A useful logarithm, Refs., Appendix B-Notes and answers, Index. Book weight approx. 390g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 004355  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AN INTRODUCTION TO THERAPEUTICS FOR CHIROPODISTS
Read, Peter J.
Balliere, Tindall and Cox London 1957 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket Original blue cloth hardcover. vii, + 262pp., intext, line-drawn diagrams. Book clean, nominally cocked. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Old tape stains on endpapers, original seller's stamp and a former owner's name on ffep., otherwise leaves clean. Blue buckram boards nominally bumped, small indentations on rear boards, plus some colour stripping from front board. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, with several closed tears, plus an original seller's sticker affixed to front flap. From jacket flap: "This is a new and comprehensive textbook for students and a practical guide for qualified chiropodists..." Contents sinclude: Prelims., 17 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 005030  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TAKING CONTROL OF TMJ: Your Total Wellness Program for Recovering from Temporomandibular Joint Pain, Whiplash, Fibromyalgia and Related Disorders
Uppgaard, Robert O.
ISBN: 1572241268
New Harbinger Publications Oakland, California, U.S.A. 1999 2nd Impression
 Softcover x, + 184pp., b/white line-drawn, explanatory and instructional, illustrations intext. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Card covers are slightly splayed, with a small crease to rear, and minimal edgewear. This comprehensive guide, the first of its kind, will help unravel the mysteries of the painful condition known as TMJ Disorder, as well as exploring the connection between TMJ Disorder, fibromyalgia and whiplash. The author's 'Total Wellness Program' will help with symptom relief, prevention of recurrance, and the avoidance of unnecessary surgery. Includes Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 400g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005281  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PSYCHIC EMPOWERMENT FOR HEALTH AND FITNESS
Slate, Joe H. Ph.D.
ISBN: 1567186343
Llewellyn Worldwide Ltd Saint Paul, Minnesota, U.S.A. 1996 First Edition, Second Printing
 Softcover xiv, + 237pp., b/white halftone illustrations intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, one previously corner-creased. Illustrated card wrapper has minor edgewear, several indentations. . . . blends traditional health and fitness concepts with an innovative, psychic approach to well-being, including astral projection, self-hypnosis, psychokinesis, angelic interactions, and other powerful techniques to boost spiritual and mental fitness. Contents include: Prelims., 10 chapters, Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 480g.  Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005467  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HOMEOPATHY AND THE MENOPAUSE
MacEoin, Beth
ISBN: 072253177x
Thorsons London 1996 First (p/b)
 Softcover xv, + 236pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, light reading crease. Leaves clean, minor browning. Art-illustrated card wrapper has minimal edgewear, several blind indentations. Written by a qualified homeopath, this book explains how homeopathic medicine works and how it can help with problems specific to the menopause, including fatigue, sleep disturbance, hot flushes, night sweats, aching joints, fluid retention, weight gain and depression. The author also discusses the pros and cons of taking conventional medical remedies, and ways of guarding against osteoporosis . . . Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005777  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HOUSING DECISIONS FOR THE ELDERLY: To Move or Not to Move
Pastalan, Leon A. (Editor)
ISBN: 1560247134
The Haworth Press, Inc. Binghamton, New York, U.S.A. 1995 First Edition
 Hardcover 163pp. Book clean, slightly canted. Spine firm. Acid-free leaves clean and crisp, small sticker ghost to rear pastedown. Boards have small area of mild edgewear at foot. Written from an American perspective, but of interest to all researchers, sociologists, policymakers, practitioners and developers, this book thoroughly explores the decisions many elderly have to face in regards to housing, and provides a comprehensive overview of the complex problems which accompany these decisions. Contents include: Overview, 9 chapters. Book weight approx. 490g.   Very Good
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005958  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ARTHRITIS OF THE HIP & KNEE: An Active Persons Guide to Taking Charge
Allen, Ronald J, Brander, Victoria Anne and Stulberg, David
ISBN: 1561451495
Peachtree Pub Ltd Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A. 1998 5th Impression
 Softcover xiii, + 240pp., b/white photographic illustrations and line-drawn diagrams (exercises, movements, before and after x-rays, implants), throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small corner crease to first (half-title) page. Montage-illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. "A comprehensive, easy to understand handbook that empowers the patient to take control and become actively involved in decision-making, treatment and rehabilitation ." Book weight approx. 440g.   Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006009  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE SCLERODERMA BOOK: A Guide For Patients And Families
Mayes, Maureen D.
ISBN: 0195115074
Oxford University Press New York 1999 3rd Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket ix, + 182pp. Book clean, square. Quarter-cloth spine firm. Blue boards undamaged. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket price-clipped, sunned on spine, light creasing to top edge. Maureen Mayes, a nationally recognised authority on the auto-immune disease of scleroderma (at time of printing) provides a helpful, practical and comprehensive guide written primarily for patients and their families. Contents include: Preface, Part I: Introduction to Terms and Types of Scleroderma. Part II: Epidiology-Who gets Scleroderma, and Why?. Part III: How Scleroderma affects the Body. Part IV: Coping with Scleroderma. Appendices x 2, Glossary & Index. Book weight approx. 400g.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 006022  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PRACTICAL REIKI: A Step by Step Guide
Hall, Mari
ISBN: 0722534655
Thorsons London 2001 Reprint
 Softcover ix, + 145pp., instructional b/white halftone plates, plus several line-drawn diagrams, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, crisp and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper as new. The author, Mari Hall, a dedicated Reiki Master Teacher, presents a complete, comprehensive and straightforward guide to this ancient art of transferring healing energy, showing readers how they can benefit and learn to use Reiki on themself, others, and even their animals . . . Book weight approx. 320g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  As New
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 006033  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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EARLY STAGE DEMENTIA : Reassurance for Sufferers and Carers
West, Lorraine
ISBN: 073361373X
Hodder Sydney, NSW, Australia 2001 First Edition
 Softcover xii, + 267pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn only. "Understanding and dealing with memory loss, emotional and personality changes, and loss of judgement . . . This book addresses the need for information for people involved with the early stages of dementia, starting with the first thoughts that something may be wrong, through to diagnosis and dealing with the changes of lifestyle." Contents include: Prelims., 16 chapters over 4 'parts', Appendices x 4: I/ Statistics about dementia. II/ Diagnostic criteria for dementia of the Alzheimer's type. III/ Folstein Mini Mental State Examination. IV/ Geriatric Depression Scale. Index, etc. Book weight approx. 440g.   Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006073  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CARING FOR THE AGED (Australian Women’s Weekly) : What You Need to Know. What You Can Get. Who Can Help
Hammond, Gordon and Jilek, Rodney
ISBN: 1876624787
ACP Publishing Pty, Limited Sydney, NSW, Australia 2003 
 Softcover 224pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Slight browning to edges, else leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nomonally edgeworn and scuffed. A useful, comprehensive and easy-to-read guide to aging, and aged care services, in Australia. Contents include 26 chapters over three 'parts', plus Appendices and Index, and cover such topics as Why do we age?, The Narrowing Generation Gap, The Bogey Man-Alzheimers, The Changing Relationship, Wills, Brave Old World, Community and Flexible Care, Retirement Villages and Assisted Living, Hostel Care, Nursing Home Care, Respite Care, Services for Veterans, Guardianship and Power of Attorney, What are my rights?, Making a complaint, and more. Book weight approx. 330g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 006082  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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YOGA, MEDITATION AND THE GURU : Critical Reflections on the Australian Scenario
Bilimoria, Purusottama
ISBN: 0958771820
Indra Publishing Briar Hill, VIC, Australia 1989 First Thus
 Softcover 79pp., 4 pages b/white halftone illustrations, plus b/white line-drawn chapter heading illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has nominal edgewear only. Contents include six chapters: Prelims., The Beginnings of Yoga, 'Yogies' and 'Bogies'-Yoga in the West, Yogic Powers (Siddhis)-'Levitation vis a vis Psychological Integration, Yoga as a 'Transcendental' System-The Place of Meditation and the Yogas, The Ethics of Yoga, The Guru and the Disciple (Guru-Shishya), plus Appendices A, B & C: The Eight Limbs of Yoga, Glossary, Bibliography. Book weight approx. 120g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006093  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE INTEGRATED HEALTH BIBLE : The Revolutionary Healing Programme for Optimum Wellbeing and Vitality
Ali, Mosaraf, with Bridgewater, Ken
ISBN: 0091856264
Vermillion London 2001 First Edition
 Softcover xiii, + 257pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn. Dr Mosaraf Ali, an internationally known pioneer of Integrated Medicine, shows how health and vitality can be achieved through his unique 'Lifestyle Program'-a combination of diet, yoga, exercise, relaxation and meditation. He also explains how to diagnose and treat a large array of ailments, among them migraine, fatigue, irritable bowel, infertility and insomnia, using traditional and conventional medicines. . . Contents include: Prelims., 23 chapters over three 'parts', Index 1: Diseases and conditions. Index 2: General. Book weight approx. 720g.  Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 006101  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SHAOLIN NEI JIN QI GONG: Ancient Healing in the Modern World
Fenton, Peter
ISBN: 0877288763
Samuel Weiser, Inc. York Beach, ME, U.S.A. 2002 Reprint
 Softcover xv, + 183pp., b/white halftone and line-drawn instructional illustrations, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. "This special Qi Gong ( Nei=internal, Jin=force, Qi=vital energy, Gong=achievements of practice) was developed by Shaolin priests for the cultivation of internal vital energy. It is an ancient and venerable Chinese discipline well-known among martial artists and those who specialise in traditional Chinese medicine." Numerous contents over 5 chapters, Biblio., Index, and About the Author. Book weight approx. 380g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006143  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PROBLEM PERIODS: Natural & Medical Solutions
Cooke, Kaz and Trickey, Ruth
ISBN: 186508798X
Allen & Unwin Australia 2002 First Thus
 Softcover ix, + 278pp., b/white illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, the slightest of browning to textblock head. Illustrated (Kaz Cooke) card wrapper has soft corner crease to rear panel. Extracted and updated from the previously published 'Women's Trouble', by Kaz Cooke and herbalist Ruth Trickey. "As well as examining what can be done about the common complaints of PMS and painful periods, the authors explain some of the more difficult and less-talked about conditions including fibroids, dysfunctional uterine bleeding (DUB) and polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) . . . " Discusses both medical treatments and natural therapies. Includes Index. Book weight approx. 360g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 006156  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BODY LEARNING : An Introduction to the Alexander Technique
Gelb, Michael
ISBN: 0948149736
Aurum Press London 1988 Second (Updated) Edition, Repr
 Softcover xiii, + 146pp., b/white photographic illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a very small, soft corner crease, negligible indentations. "The Alexander Technique is a method of not only putting us in touch with our bodies but of deepening our perceptions and wellbeing in general. Its effects on all aspects of living are profound . . . This updated edition has completely new illustrations, including photographs of Alexander lessons specially taken for the book." Contents include: Acks., Foreword to the new edition, Foreword to the first edition, Preface, Introduction, Parts 1-3, Notes, Bibliography, Picture Acks., Index. Book weight approx. 254g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009930  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE LUPUS BOOK: A Guide For Patients And Their Families (Revised and Expanded Edition)
Wallace, Daniel J.
ISBN: 0195132815
Oxford University Press New York 2000 Revised, 2nd Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xii, + 271pp., intext, sketch-drawn illustrations, plus tables, throughout. Blue quarter cloth spine square. Plain boards undamaged. Leaves clean and unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally edgeworn only. Completely revised, and expanded, this book by Dr Daniel J. Wallace, eminent clinican and a leading world authority on Lupus, is for anyone who may have an interest in, or be affected by, Lupus. Discussing new, and up-to-date (2000) discoveries and treatments, contents include: Prelims., 32 chapters, under 5 'parts', viz: Intro., and Definitions, Inflammation & Immunity, What Causes Lupus, Where and How can the Body be Affected by Lupus, Management of Lupus Erythematosus, Glossary, Appendix, Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good/Very Good +
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006178  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE SENSITIVE GUT
Harvard Medical School (Michael Lasalandra)
ISBN: 0743215044
Fireside New York 2001 First Thus
 Softcover 224pp., several b/white illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Card wrapper nominally edgeworn. A reassuring and practical guide to managing intestinal distress in the form of reflux disease, dyspepsia, irritable bowel syndrome, food allergies, constipation, and other conditions, including suggested eating plans and evaluation of alternative approaches such as relaxation response training, hypnosis and biofeedback. Contents include: Intro., 13 chapters, Appendix: Drugs Used To Treat Functional Gastrintestinal Disorders, Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006203  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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SIGN LANGUAGE OF THE SOUL: A Handbook for Healing
Schusterman, Dale H. (Dr.)
ISBN: 1932133054
Writers Collective Rhode Island, U.S.A. 2003 First Edition
 Hardcover ix, + 264pp., b/white demonstrative art-illustrations (Christine Felter) and diagrams throughout, plus 5 page, colour symbol section. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Scribbled-over previous owner's details to top corner of front paste-down, otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Art-illustrated gloss boards negligibly scuffed only. "Your hands are powerful tools that can align your body to the deepest levels of your being, so that new sources of health are literally at your fingertips. The author has drawn on over two decades of direct healing experience and diverse wisdom traditions . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 23 chapters over 5 'parts'; Physical Methods, Tools, Anatomy of the Tree of Life, Balance. Final Thoughts, Appendixes: Hand Signs, Summary of the Procedures, The Shema Hand Signs, Pronunciation Guide, Biblio., and Res., Index. Book weight approx. 740g.  Very Good +
Price: 26.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006235  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MORE NATURAL "CURES" REVEALED: Previously Censored Brand Name Products That Cure Disease
Trudeau, Kevin
ISBN: 9780975599549
Alliance Publishing Group U.S.A. 2006 6th Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket ix, + 358pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edgeworn, small soft crease at head. Consumer advocate Kevin Trudeau goes head-to-head against governments worldwide, and the international medical and pharmaceutical cartels, and reveals secret information about Big Pharma, the food industry, and some of the most well-to-do and powerful families, people and organisations in the world. Contents include 16 chapters. Book weight approx. 680g.  Near Fine/Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006278  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE CIRCULATION OF BLOOD: A History
Rapson, Helen
ISBN: 0584110138
Frederick Muller London 1982 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket (vi) + 132pp., unpaginated b/white halftone plate section. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket nominally bumped and edgeworn. The author tells the fascinating story of how science came to understand the circulation of blood . . . Contents include: Intro., 13 chapters, Tool, Glossary, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 300g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Near Fine/Very Good +
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 006286  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CONQUER PAIN The Natural Way: How to Break the Pain Cycle and Regain Control of Your Life
Chaitow, Leon
ISBN: 1903296579
Duncan Baird Publishers London 2002 First Edition
 Softcover 160pp., colour art illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated, flapped card wrapper neglibly edgeworn only. In this unique, illustrated, practical guide to managing pain, registered osteopath and naturopath Leon Chaitow demonstrates proven techniques for overcoming the mental and emotional effects of pain, including a positive mental attitude, improved posture and flexibility, a targeted diet, meditation, visualization, affirmation, and positive thinking; gentle exercises and stretches for the relief of pain and methods for identifying and monitoring pain, including a pain diary. Book weight approx. 460g.  Very Good +
Price: 14.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 006354  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ESSENTIAL PAEDIATRIC RADIOLOGY For Radiologists, Casualty Officers and Paediatricians
Steiner, G.M., et al
ISBN: 0632009578
Blackwell Scientific Publications Oxford and London 1983 First Edition
 Hardcover xiii, + 246pp., intext halftone plates and line-drawings, throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed boards mildly bumped and shelfworn. With a contributing chapter on radiation hazards by Alan Robinson, and a Foreword by C. Illingworth, contents of this 1983 publication include: Prelims., 12 chapters, viz: General Problems of the Young Skeleton, Skull, Spine, Upper Limb, Lower Limb, Thorax, Respiratory Tract, Heart, Gastrointestinal Tract, Genitourinary Tract, Paediatric Investigations, Radiation Hazards, Index, more. Book weight approx. 850g.   Good+
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006833  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PROBLEMS OF PSYCHIATRY IN GENERAL PRACTICE. Neurasthenia, Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, Advances in Treatment of Depression, Teaching and Training of
Gastpar, M., and Kielholz, P. (Editors)
ISBN: 0889370842
Hogrefe & Huber Publishers Lewiston, New York 1991 First Edition
 Softcover 168pp., intext tables and diagrams throughout, most with an enhancing background pink tint. Several b/white halftone plates. Book clean and square. Spine firm. A disclaimer label regarding a particular line of drugs affixed to half-title page, otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Printed card wrapper lightly bumped and scuffed only. This title was published as a result of a two-day symposium of the International Committee on the Prevention and Treatment of Depression, held in St Moritz in 1990, and devoted to the problem of neurasthenia in general practice . . . Contents include: Prelims., Participants, Neurasthenia and Minor Psychiatric Disorders, New Aspects of Classification and Advances in Treatment of Depression, New Aspects of Diagnosis and Treatment of Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder, New Methods of Teaching and Training the General Practitioner. Refs. Book weight approx. 430g.  Very Good
Price: 132.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006835  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ANORECTAL SURGERY
Hughes, E.S.R., And Cuthbertson, A.M.
ISBN: 0858780089
(Printed By McCarron Bird P/L. Distributed By Chapman & Hall/Hicks Smith & Sons Melbourne, Australia/London, England  First Edition
 Softcover No publication date (c. 1980). ix, + 322pp. Confronting colour plate frontispiece, plus numerous intext b/white halftone plates and line-drawings throughout. Book clean and square. Soft reading crease on spine. Printed limp wrapper mildly edgeworn, creased, and abraded. Light foxing on fly sheets, otherwise leaves clean. The authors in this surgical discipline were, at the time of writing, anorectal surgeons at Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia. Covering some aspects of anal surgery, contents include: Prelims., 20 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 720g.   Good+
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006839  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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EVIDENCE-BASED MANAGEMENT OF ACUTE MUSCULOSKELETAL PAIN. A Guide for Clinicians
(Contributors)
ISBN: 1875378529
Australian Academic Press Bowen Hills, Queensland, Australia 2004 First Thus
 Softcover xii, + 80pp., graphs and tables throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean, several fold-outs. Printed card wrapper undamaged; fold-out rear flap. The Executive Committee for this clinician's guide was chaired by Professor Peter Brooks. He had at his panel an impressive array of disciplinary specialists. Contents include: Prelims., The Group, The Guide, Intro., 9 chapters, Appendices, Glossary. Book weight approx. 213g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Near Fine
Price: 16.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 006842  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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FAST FACTS : Epilepsy
Brodie, Martin J., Schachter, Steven C., et al
ISBN: 9781903734308
Health Press Oxford, U.K. 2007 Third Edition, 2nd Impression
 Softcover 127pp., illustrated throughout: colour plates, graphs and tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, trivial bump on foot. Illustrated card wrapper likewise bumped. This stand-alone volume in the 'Fast Facts' medical information series focuses on Epilepsy. This third edition, published in 2007, contains up-to-date illustrations and information. Contents include: Prelims., Glossary, Intro., 10 chapters, Index, more. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 17.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006843  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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YEAR BOOK OF ENDICRINOLOGY. 1999
Bagdade, John D.
ISBN: 081519627X
Mosby Inc. St Louis, MO, USA 1999 First Edition
 Hardcover xxxviii, + 387pp., intext, b/white halftone plates, graphs and tables, throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Gilt and silver titles over lightly bumped boards. Leaves clean. Published annually (since 1901), Mosby Yearbooks cover a significant variety of medical disciplines. This stand-alone volume focuses on Endicrinology. Contents include: Prelims., Intro., 11 chapters, Subject Index, Author Index. Book weight approx. 700g.   Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006844  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BREATHING FREE : The 5-Day Breathing Programme That Will Change Your Life
Hale, Teresa
ISBN: 0340728310
Hodder & Stoughton Great Britain 1999 First Edition
 Softcover viii, + 264pp., b/white diagrams and illustrations, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper negligibly egdeworn only. Written by Teresa Hale, founder of London's leading alternative health clinic, the Hale Clinic. " . . . asthma, bronchitis and emphysema can be dramatically improved, and some 200 illnesses helped, by using the Breath Connection . . . easy-to-follow 5-day breathing programme that has had tremendous results around the world . . . " Contents include: Intro., 16 chapters, Appendices (4), Glossary, Resorces, Biblio., Index. Book weight approx. 340g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 007079  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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8 WEEKS TO OPTIMUM HEALTH : A Proven Program for Taking Full Advantage of Your Body’s Natural Healing Power
Weil, Andrew
ISBN: 0751518557
Time Warner Books London 2006 Reprint
 Softcover viii, + 280pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper nominally scuffed and edgeworn. " . . . the simple steps which Dr Weil recommends - from introducing new nutritional foods to changing breathing habits and exercise routines - will quickly become second nature for those who want to live longer and stay healthy . . . " Contents include: 25 chapters over three 'parts', Appendix, Notes, Acks. and Index. Book weight approx. 230g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007161  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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RESCUE REMEDY : The Healing Power of Bach Flower Rescue Remedy
Vlamis, Gregory
ISBN: 0722529481
Thorsons London 1994 Second Impression
 Softcover x, + 166pp., several b/white halftone photographic illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, remainder stripe to foot of textblock. Art-illustrated card wrapper mildly scuffed, soft corner crease. Foreword by Dr Charles K. Elliott (formerly physican to the Queen). "Most widely known of all the remedies of Dr Edward Bach is the Rescue Remedy - a combination of five of the Bach flowers: impatiens, clematis, rock rose, cherry plum and Star of Bethlehem . . . Its effective use in everyday emergencies is the main subject of the book, but Gregory Vlamis also gives a unique insight into Dr Bach's philosophy of health and the visions he had of the ideal hospital of the future. Also included are many case histories, which tell how physicians and other health care professionals (including vets) as well as members of the general public, have used Rescue Remedy, often with amazing results . . . " Book weight approx. 240g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 15.40 (AUD)
Book Number: 007448  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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FREEDOM FROM ASTHMA : Buteyko’s Revolutionary Treatment
Stalmatski, Alexander, with McConville, Bridget
ISBN: 1856262685
Kyle Cathie Limited London 1997 First U.K. Edition
 Softcover 175pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Tiny ink spot to textblock edge of approx. 9 pages, otherwise leaves clean, with just a hint of browning to edges. Printed card wrapper softly creased on upper foredge corners, else nominally scuffed. A stand-alone title in the 'Hale Clinic Health Library' series. Dr Konstantin Buteyko's revolutionary theory suggests that the solution to the control of asthma lies in our breathing patterns. Most of us breathe too deeply, and all asthmatics have incorrect breathing patterns. His observations suggest that a higher proportion of carbon dioxide, traditionally regarded as a waste product of breathing, is essential if the body is to properly function. Author Alexander Stalmatski, who studied under Professor Buteyko, explains the simple, natural technique which can help change the lives of asthma sufferers . . . Contents include: Foreword by Dr Konstantin Buteyko, 12 chapters, Appendix x 3, Glossary, Refs., Index. 185g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 007551  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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LAVENDER : The Most Essential Oil
De Haas, Cherie
ISBN: 1877029033
Pennon Publishing Pty, Limited Essendon, VIC, Australia 2001 First Edition
 Softcover 151pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, hint of tanning to textblock edges. Illustrated card wrapper mildly scuffed, small, soft corner creases. " . . . explains the many benefits and uses of lavender oil, from easing aches and pains to relieving indigestion and insomnia . . . contains a myriad of advice on the use of lavender oil, including recipes for arthritic rubs, healing creams, body massage oils and even spritzers . . . " Contents include: Intro., 13 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 007648  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE SKIN TYPE SOLUTION : A Revolutionary Guide to Your Best Skin Ever
Baumann, Leslie Dr.
ISBN: 0670029548
Viking/Penguin Camberwell, VIC, Australia 2006 Second Impression
 Softcover x, + 516pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, reading crease there-on. Leaves clean, several with former corner crease. Illustrated card wrapper has small, soft crease to rear panel, otherwise negligibly scuffed only. "Founded on years of ground-breaking medical research, Dr. Baumann has devised the Skin Type Questionnaire - a simple guide to helping you identify what sort of skin you really have. Forget normal, dry, oily or combination. With a brand new diagnosis for your skin, you will discover what ingredients to use, what products to avoid, and how to find it all at a price that fits your budget. There are over 2000 skin care products reviewed and rated . . . " Contents include: 19 chapters over five 'parts', Resources, Notes, Index. Book weight approx. 780g.   Very Good +
Price: 24.20 (AUD)
Book Number: 007695  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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HOME APOTHECARY ; Growing and Using Traditional Remedies
Houdret, Jessica
ISBN: 0754809641
Lorenz Books London and New York 2002 First Edition, 2nd Impression
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 128pp., colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated gloss boards undamaged. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly scuffed. "Traditional recipes for safe natural and effective treatments and remedies for everyday common ailments. Includes a comprehensive directory of 48 healing herbs . . . from lip balms and skin salves to therapeautic syrups and revitalizing tonics . . . A fascinating guide to the history of herbal medicine and how to use natural preparations at home . . . " Book weight approx. 820g.  Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007896  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CHARTING MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!
(Contributors)
ISBN: 0874349346
Springhouse Corporation Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1998 First Edition
 Softcover 278pp., line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. "Document patient care with incredible skill and confidence . . . explains key charting concepts with a clarity unmatched by an other documentation reference. Includes hundreds of tips for making your charting precise, patient-focused, and litigation-proof; dozens of sample filled-out forms; a unique, fun-filled approach that encourages you to develop expert charting skills at your own pace, in your own way . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 10 chapters over 3 'parts', Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008002  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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FLUIDS & ELECTROLYTES MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!
(Contributors)
ISBN: 0874348862
Springhouse Corporation Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1997 First Edition
 Softcover 321pp., line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to title page, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed. "Covers all the essentials. This book explains every major: fluid imbalance; electrolyte imbalance; acid-base imbalance. For each imbalance you will learn: what causes the imbalance, and how it affects major body sytems; what signs and symptoms to look for; how it's treated, how you intervene, and more . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 19 chapters over four 'parts', Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 700g.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008003  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ECG INTERPRETATION MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!
(Contributors)
ISBN: 0874348870
Springhouse Corporation Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1997 First Edition
 Softcover 282pp., line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to title page, otherwise leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn. "Explains: how to identify every major arrhythmia; how to interpret 12-lead ECGs; how to monitor a patient with a pacemaker; which antiarrhythmic drugs are used for different arrhythmias, and more . . . When you understand ECGs, you can: identify and treat arrhythmias early; give cardiac drugs with confidence; obtain rhythm strips with ease . . . " Contents include: Contents include: Foreword, 12 chapters over 4 'parts', Glossary and Index. Book weight approx. 600g.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008005  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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I.V. THERAPY MADE INCREDIBLY EASY!
[Contributors]
ISBN: 0874349583
Springhouse Corporation Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 1998 First Edition
 Softcover 345pp., line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has horizontal 'score' indentation to front panel, otherwise undamaged. " . . . contains everything you need to provide I.V. therapy with skill and confidence. This refreshingly original reference will help you: administer I.V. therapy efficiently and effectively, prevent and treat complications; build professional confidence . . . " Contents include: Foreword, 7 chapters, Appendices, I.V. Drug Compatability Chart, Glossary, Index. Book weight approx. 758g.   Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008006  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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COMMON PLANTS AS NATURAL REMEDIES
Wickham, Cynthia
ISBN: 0584104758
Frederick Muller London, England 1982 Reprint
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 144pp., recto-page colour-art illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain green boards undamaged. Foxing specks to textblock head and endpapers, tanned strip to free endpapers and pastedowns, otherwise leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has several small foxing spots to reverse. "This atrractive book gives an account of the healing and nutritional properties of some sixty common plants, and their uses, particularly in herbal medicine and homeopathy. Most of the plants offer an inexpensive treatment for minor ailments, or have tonic or cosmetic properties. Recipes, tisanes and other concoctions are given for those species which are benign and safe to use . . . " Includes Glossary, Bibliography and Index. Book weight approx. 500g.  Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 19.80 (AUD)
Book Number: 008286  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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MENOPAUSE : The Alternative Way. Facts and Fallacies of the ’Menopause Industry’ (Monograph Series No. 1)
Black, Chris (Edited by)
ISBN: 0730008290
Australian Women's Research Centre, Deakin University Victoria, Australia 1994 First Edition
 Softcover 80pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper has several tiny spots, otherwise very good. Papers in this collection were included in the Australian Women's Research Centre's conference held on 18th June, 1993, at The Ambassador, Myers Street, Geelong. Contents include: Preface, Biographical Statements, Hormone Replacement Therapy and the Menopausal Woman, Women's Voices, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Alternative Therapies for Menopausal Problems, Bibliography. Included loose: Australian Women's Research Centre pamphlet and Membership Application form, in very good condition. Item weight approx. 130g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008442  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE ART OF EROTIC MASSAGE
Yorke, Dr. Andrew
Guild Publishing London 1989 Reprint
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 143pp., b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain blue boards very good. Leaves clean. lllustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket softly edge-creased, plus a small, oblique, in-production crease to front panel. " . . . written by an expert on sexual and marital relationships, designed to help both those who are not in a permanent or totally 'known' relationship but want to feel sexually 'safe', and those couples who have been together in a stable relationship for some time but who wish further to enrich their sensual and erotic life together . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 620g.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 19.95 (AUD)
Book Number: 008667  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE CHRONIC DISEASES : Their Peculiar Nature and Their Homoeopathic Cure (2)
Hahnemann, Samuel (Dr.)
B. Jain Publishers India. 1997 Reprint
 Hardcover and Dustjacket (pp) 859-1600. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Illustrated gloss boards lightly bumped and edgeworn. Leaves clean, small corner crease to several. Mild tanning to front and rear gutters. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edgeworn and scuffed, light colour-fade to spine. Translated from the second enlarged German edition of 1835 by Professor Louis H. Tafel, with annotations by Richard Hughes. Edited by Pemberton Dudley. Volume Two contents include: L (Lycopodii Pollen) to Z (Zincum), Index. Book weight approx. 830g.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008737  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE LUMBAR SPINE: Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy
McKenzie, R. A.
ISBN: 0473000644
Spinal Publications Waikanae, New Zealand 1984 6th Impression
 Hardcover (Faux Leather) xix, + 164pp., intext b/white illustrations throughout: diagnostic halftone plates, line-drawings and facsimiles. Book clean. Spine firm, slightly cocked. Bright gilt titles over nominally bumped blue faux-leather boards. Numbers lightly circled in pen on two reference pages, else leaves clean. Robin McKenzie developed a particular etiology and treatment of lower back pain which is claimed to afford significant improvement to sufferers . . . Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Foreword, Introduction, 14 chapters, References. Book weight approx. 525g.  Very Good
Price: 44.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008747  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PROMOTING HEALTH : The Primary Health Care Approach
Wass, Andrea
ISBN: 0729514102
Harcourt Brace & Company Marrickville, N.S.W., Australia 1997 Reprint
 Softcover viii, + 231pp., b/white illustrations and figures intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly edgeworn, small corner crease to rear panel. "The philosophy of Primary Health Care represents a radical shift in the way we think about health and health care . . . explores a variety of strategies which health workers can use in order to better promote the health of their communities, These include working with people at both an individual level and the environmental level, using such skills as working with the mass media, community development, group work, health education and the promotion of healthy public policy . . . " Contents include: Acks., List of Contributors, Introduction, 10 chapters, Conclusion, Appendix 1 & 2, Index. Book weight approx. 500g.   Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008795  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PROMOTING HEALTH : Knowledge and Practice
Katz, Jeanne and Peberdy, Alyson (Edited by)
ISBN: 0333681762
Macmillan, in Association with The Open University United Kingdom 1998 Reprint
 Softcover xiii, + 354pp., b/white figures intext. Book clean, square. Spine firm. A thin, faint stripe to lower text-block edge, otherwise leaves clean, with a small, triangular-shaped indentation to lower edge of a small section of pages at start of book, and a soft corner cease to small section at rear. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn, with a corner crease to rear panel. "Beginning from the premise that health is 'everybody's business' this book explores challenging issues about the meaning of health promotion, in the context of the range of social, economic and cultural factors that shape our health . . . " Contents include: Preface, Acks., General Introduction, 19 chapters over four 'parts', Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 775g.   Very Good +
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008799  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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INNOVATION IN SKELETAL MEDICINE
Reginster, Jean-Yves, Rizzoli, Rene, et al
ISBN: 9782842999445
Elsevier Masson S.A.S. Issy-Les-Moulineux, Cedex, France 2008 First (English)
 Hardcover 230pp., illustrated throughout with intext graphs, diagrams, tables and halftone plates in colour and b/white. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Illustrated gloss boards lightly bumped on foredge corners. Text-block pristine. No dustjacket (as issued). Published via an education grant from Les Laboratories Servier, 'Innovations in Skeletal Medicine' brings together an impressive field of skeletal experts to contribute up-to-date material from their respective disciplines . . . Contents include; Prelims., Authors (Contributors), Introduction, Contributions (each with Conclusions, Acks., Refs., etc.). Book weight approx. 780g.   Very Good +
Price: 75.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008993  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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TOWARD A RESTRAINT-FREE ENVIRONMENT : Reducing the Use Of Physical and Chemical Restraints in Long-term and Acute-Care Settings
Braun, Judith V., and Lipson, Steve, at al
ISBN: 1878812122
Health Professions Press Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A. 1993 First Edition
 Softcover xi, + 305pp., intext b/white line-drawn and half-tone plate illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Printed gloss card wrapper mildly bumped and creased on foredge corners, else good. Text-block clean. Written primarily for the domestic (U.S.) health care provider, the contributing team of gerontologists, administrators and researchers have raised a subject matter that affects aged care facilities the world over . . . With clear, thoughtful advice, contents include; Prelims., Contributors, 16 chapters under 5 'parts', viz; Part I/ Planning for and Creating a Restraint-Free Environment. Part II/ Reducing the Use of Physical Restraints. Part III/ Reducing the Use of Chemical Restraints. Part IV/ Clinical issues in Restraint Use. Part V/ Legal, Regulatory and Ethical issues. Suggested Readings, Index. Book weight approx. 510g.   Very Good +
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009007  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CHINESE FAMILY ACUPOINT MASSAGE
Wang, Chuangui
ISBN: 0835125696
Foreign Languages Press China 1992 First Edition (Stated)
 Softcover with Fold-in Flaps 232pp., b/white diagrams throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to title page, else leaves clean. Illustrated, flapped card wrapper mildly scuffed and indented, minor tanning to plain white rear text panel. "This well-illustrated massage book provides quick cures and permanent and temporary relief for more than fifty common ailments, including headaches, bronchial asthma, hypertension, diabetes mellitus, constipation, impotence, menstrual disorders, menopausal syndrome, infantile indigestion, stiff necks, acute lumbar sprain, and leg cramps. It also offers tips on how to improve the constitution, prevent diseases, and guarantee longevity . . . " Book weight approx. 580g.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009081  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DIAGNOSTICS OF TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE (English Text)
Shao Nian Fang (Compiler)
ISBN: 7533105192
Shandong Science & Technology Press Jinan, China 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket (ii) + 112pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Bright gilt titles in English. Blind-stamp Chinese title (?) on front board. Light blue original cloth boards undamaged. A former owner's name on ffep., text-block edges flecked, else good. Symbolized, art-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn, and has a very faint dampstain on lower rear verso. With English translation and revision by Wang Qi Liang, the contents of this book, offering elementary knowledge about diagnostics of traditional Chinese medicine, include: Prelims., Introduction, Four Kinds of Diagnostic Examination, Syndrome Differentiation (six sections), References. Book weight approx. 460g.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 45.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009082  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE WAY OF CHINESE HERBS
Tierra, Michael
ISBN: 0671898698
Pocket Books New York, New York, U.S.A. 1998 9th Impression
 Softcover xv, + 474pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Green felt pen remainder mark to spine end of textblock head. Leaves clean. Art-illustrated (Amy Panzer) card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. "A truly natural path to well-being. Discover: hundreds of Chinese herbs and formulas for common health problems; The Yin/Yang of medicinal plants and foods to raise or lower body metabolism; Food therapy; Essential herbal dietary supplements; Taboo foods; Planetary herb formulas; Detailed instructions for buying, preparing and integrating Chinese herbs into daily life . . . and much more." Contents include: Introduction, 12 chapters, Glossary, Recommended Reading, Herbal Resources, Index. Book weight approx. 570g.  Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009248  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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COMMUNICATION AND ADULT HEARING LOSS
Erber, Norman P.
ISBN: 0646141562
Clavis Publishing Abbotsford, Victoria, Australia 1993 First Edition
 Softcover xi, + 136pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed, very small, soft corner crease. "This book is highly recommended for anyone who wants to communicate more effectively with hearing-impaired adults - including friends, relatives, doctors, nurses, and health-care workers. In this practical text, samples of everyday conversation are used to illustrate the application of professional methods . . . " Contents include : Acks., Introduction, Communication, Conversation, Hearing and Hearing Loss, The Hearing-Impaired Person, Situation and Environment, You, the Communication Partner, References, Subject Index. Book weight approx. 190g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009397  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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CLINICAL BLOOD TRANSFUSION
Kay, L.A., and Huehns, E.R.
ISBN: 0272798320
Pitman London 1985 First Edition
 Softcover ix, + 238pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, small, light mark to rear endpapers. Illustrated card wrapper has very small area of surface abrasion/loss to head of spine,soft creases to front and rear panel. "This book provides a concise, yet comprehensive account of the current practice of blood transfusion . . . " Contents include: Useful Reference Books, Preface, 14 chapters, Index. Book weight approx. 380g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009672  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PRACTICAL MEDICATION MATHEMATICS : Skills for Australian Nurses
Norman, Peter and Norman, Doreen
ISBN: 0170089282
Thomas Nelson South Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1994 First Edition, First Impressio
 Softcover ix, + 198pp., b/white figures and diagrams throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name to top of title page, else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper mildly scuffed only. "Proficiency in medication calculation and administration is an essential skill for all nurses, both students and practitioners. Suitable as either an introduction for beginning students or as a refresher for practising nurses." Contents include: About the Authors, Acks., Preface, Introduction, Units 1-12, Appendices, References. Book weight approx. 285g. Postage charge will be reduced as this book will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009577  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE DICTIONARY OF NUTRITIONAL HEALTH : A Guide to the Relation Between Diet and Health
Mayes, Adrienne (Compiled and Written by)
ISBN: 0850912458
Lothian Publishing Australia and the UK 1986 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 286pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. Plain khaki boards negligibly edgeworn only. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket very mildly edge-creased at head of spine, spattering of foxing spots to flaps. A comprehensive, authoritative reference book on nutritional health, published in conjunction with 'Here'sHealth' magazine. Contents include: Introduction, Explanatory Notes,. A-Z entries, Bibliography. Book weight approx. 500g.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009581  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE CELLULAR BASIS OF THE IMMUNE RESPONSE
Golub, Edward S.
ISBN: 0878932127
Sinauer Associates Sunderland, Massachusetts, U.S.A. 1981 Second Edition, Second Impress
 Softcover xii, + 330pp., b/white figures throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, some sunning (colour fade but titles clearly legible). Previous owner's name to half-title page, else leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper mildly edgeworn and scuffed, soft corner crease to front panel, several tiny areas of surface abrasion. Contents include: Preface to First and Second Edition, 22 chapters over four 'parts (including Introduction), Appendices x 4. Each chapter includes a preview, a summary, and an annotated list of readings. Book weight approx. 515g.   Good+
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009687  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ION EXCHANGE CHROMATOGRAPHY : Principles and Methods
no author
Pharmacia Fine Chemicals Sweden  
 Softcover (Staplebound) 71pp., b/white figures throughout. No publication date (c.1980s). Saddle-stitch, staple-bound format. Booklet clean. Staples firm (no rust). Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has (small area) partially-erased previous owner's name to upper front panel, minor scuffs and slight discolouration to white background. "This handbook was designed as a practical guide to the use of ion exchange media available from Pharmacia Fine Chemicals . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009709  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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POLYACRYLAMIDE GEL ELECTROPHORESIS : Laboratory Techniques
no author
Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division) Sweden  Revised Edition
 Softcover (Staplebound) No publication date (c. 1980s). 72pp., colour photographic illustrations and b/white diagrams. Saddle-stitch, staple-bound format. Booklet clean. Staples firm (no rust). Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper very mildly edgeworn, slight discolouration to white background. "This laboratory manual contains detailed practical description of techniques that can be performed with the Pharmacia Gel Electrophoresis System . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009710  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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GEL FILTRATION : Theory and Practice
no author
Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division) Sweden  
 Softcover (Staplebound) No publication date (c. late 1970s-early 80s). 64pp., b/white figures throughout. Booklet clean. Staples firm, no rust. Leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated card wrapper has neat previous owner's name to upper front panel, soft corner crease to same, minor discolouration to white background, negligible edgewear. "This handbook was designed as a laboratory aid to the practical use of Pharmacia gel filtration media . . . " Booklet weight approx. 180g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009711  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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AFFINITY CHROMATOGRAPHY : Principles and Methods
no author
Pharmacia (Laboratory Separation Division) Sweden  
 Softcover No publication date (c. late 1970s-early 80s). 112pp., b/white figures and photographic illustrations. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a corner crease, minor edgewear, surface scuffs and some discolouration to white background. "This handbook contains a description of affinity products which were available from Pharmacia, and detailed instructions for their use as well as examples of many applications . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 280g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Good+
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009712  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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A PATIENT’S GUIDE TO THE POLYCYSTIC OVARY : Its Effects on Health and Fertility
Kovacs, Gabor, and Smith, Jane
ISBN: 0855723211
Michelle Anderson Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2002 Reprint
 Softcover 120pp., b/white illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper undamaged. Contents include: 14 chapters, Appendix 1-6. Book weight approx. 200g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.   Very Good +
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009862  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NATURAL FERTILITY : The Complete Guide to Avoiding or Achieving Conception
Naish, Francesca
ISBN: 1863510540
Sally Milner Publishing Burra Creek, N.S.W., Australia 1997 Revised Edition
 Softcover 340pp., b/white illustrations, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, miniscule bump to head. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper very good. A stand-alone title in the 'Milner Healthy Living Guide' series. " . . . allows you to make clear and informed choices about the 'orthodox' and natural alternatives open to you. It tells you how to understand and cooperate with your fertility cycles, rather than attempting to override or manipulate them . . . You can also combine 'natural fertility awareness' with other contraceptive techniques and plan your ideal baby." Contents include: Introduction, 16 chapters, Appendices 1-5, Index. Book weight approx. 530g.  Very Good +
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009874  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BREATHING UNDERWATER : The Inner Life of T’ai Chi Ch-uan
Emerson, Margaret
ISBN: 1556431678
North Atlantic Books Berkeley, California 1993 Second Impression
 Softcover 113pp., b/white photographic illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Fine black pen stripe to lower textblock edge. Illustrated card wrapper mildy edgeworn only. "Apart from its physical benefits, the practice of T'ai Chi Ch'uan can foster emotional health and psychological well-being. The author, a longtime student and teacher of T'ai Chi, examines how the skills developed in the practice of T'ai Chi Ch'uan - awareness, concentration, mobility, and flexibility - can enrich our personal and professional lives . . . " Book weight approx. 220g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009890  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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THE CATHETER INTRODUCERS
Geddes, Leslie A. And Geddes, LaNelle E.
ISBN: 0916371131
Mobium Press Chicago, Il. 1993 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 147pp., oblong (landscape) format. Intext, monochrome illustrations; halftone and line-drawn throughout. Triple-column text. Book clean. Spine firm and square. Cloth boards nominally splayed. Leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket lightly edgeworn. A most fascinating look at the medical pioneers who were the thinkers, designers, and experimenters of the (now) large range of catheters that allow the multitudes of successful treatments that take place daily throughout the medical world. Contents include: Preface, 11 chapters, Time Line, Notes, Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 900g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 18.70 (AUD)
Book Number: 005319  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NATURAL CURES "They" Don’t Want You to Know About
Trudeau, Kevin
ISBN: 0975599518
Alliance Publishing Group U.S.A. 2004 Updated Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xv, + 572pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm, gilt title there-on. A tiny spot to rear endpaper and pastedown, otherwise leaves clean and unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket minimally creased at head. Consumer advocate Kevin Trudeau lifts the lid on a nest of deception and double standards in the food and drug industry, and offers many alternative therapies, practices, philosophies and potential cures to help the reader regain health and vibrancy . . . Book weight approx. 980g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Near Fine/Very Good +
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006265  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BRITISH PHARMACOPOEIA 1958 (Includes Amendment Pamphlets)
[General Medical Council Contributors]
General Medical Council London 1958 First Thus
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xxvi, + 1012pp., intext formulae, tables, and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped on head and heel. Bright gilt titles and insignia over undamaged red faux-leather boards. Original supplier's sticker affixed to front pastedown, minor specks on several leaves, else unmarked. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket edgeworn, price-clipped, slightly soiled, mild biopredation on foredge folds. Published bi-decadally, this edition (1958) includes: Prelims., Notes, Preface, Commission, Intro., General Notices, Monographs, Appendices (extensive), Index. Loosely inserted: 8pp., staple-bound (rusty) amendment pamphlet (official from 1 Sept. 1958) for this volume. Additional accompanying 24pp. pamphlet for General Medical Council approved names, effective from June, 1960. Staplebound (rusty). Both in good condition. Item weight approx. 1.67 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.  Very Good +/Good +
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007500  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DIAGNOSTICS : An A-To-Z Nursing Guide to Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures
Springhouse
ISBN: 1582550751
Springhouse Springhouse, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. 2000 First Edition
 Hardcover x, + 979pp., b/white photographic illustrations, four-colour line-drawn diagrams, and figures, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, negligible bump at head. Leaves clean. Illustrated boards very good +. " . . . over 550 laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures; essential facts on every test and procedure; key diagnostic findings for scores of selected disorders; collection techniques for blood and urine samples; critical laboratory values and associated age-related changes in laboratory values . . . " Contents include: Contributors and Consultants, Foreword, Laboratory Tests and Diagnostic Procedures (in alphabetical order), Key Diagnostic Findings in Major Disorders, Appendices A-D, Selected References, Index. Book weight approx. 1.55 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008949  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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COMPENDIUM OF IMMUNOLOGY. Second Edition. Volume II
Schwartz, Lazar
ISBN: 0442267088
Van Nostrand Reinhold New York 1982 Second Edition, First Impressi
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xxxi, + 722pp., intext illustrations throughout; several b/white halftone plates, line-drawn diagrams, graphs and tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped on head and heel. Plain grey boards undamaged. Textblock clean and unmarked. Art-design, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn, with a very light dampstain on foot. In this title (Volume 2), 344 topics are covered and amply referenced. Contents of this stand-alone reference source book include: Prelims., Preface, Acks., 13 chapters, Index. Note: Companion Volume I is inventory number 009704 on our database. Book weight approx. 1.21 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 60.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009705  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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COMPENDIUM OF IMMUNOLOGY. Second Edition. Volume 1
Schwartz, Lazar
ISBN: 0442274726
Van Nostrand Reinhold New York 1980 Second Edition, First Impressi
 Hardcover and Dustjacket xxxiii, + 515pp., intext illustrations throughout; black/white halftone plates, line-drawn diagrams, graphs and tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped on head and heel. Plain grey boards undamaged. Text-block clean and unmarked. Art-design, loose-plastic dustjacket slightly edgeworn, and colour-faded on spine, else very good. With over 384 topics and 700 references covering the most important areas of basic immunology, contents of this stand-alone, Volume One reference source book include: Prelims., Preface, Acks., 14 chapters (includes list of contents for Vol. 2), Index. Note: Companion Volume 2 is inventory no. 009705 on our database. Book weight approx. 935g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.   Very Good +/Very Good
Price: 40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009704  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NATURAL VISION IMPROVEMENT
Goodrich, Janet
ISBN: 0909104905
Penguin Books Ringwood, Victoria, Australia 1989 Reprint
 Softcover xiv, + 218pp., plus 4 page, unpaginated, colour-plate section, and intext b/white line drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean. Spine firm. Illustrated pictorial wrapper softly creased and mildly indented. Small area of surface abrasion to first (Author bio.) page, else leaves clean, albeit very mildly tanned on introductory and closing pages. 'Natural Vision Improvement' offers valuable advice on improving natural vision, using relaxing, effective vision games . . . Contents include: Prelims., 17 informative chapters, Biblio., Appendix, Biographies, Glossary, Index, Eye charts, More. Book weight approx. 520g.  Good+
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010252  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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ALTERNATIVE ANSWERS TO BACK PROBLEMS : The Complete Conventional and Alternative Guide to Treating Back Pain
Howard, Nigel (Consultant: Dr Loic Burn)
ISBN: 0957702310
Reader's Digest Surry Hills, NSW, Australia 1999 
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 176pp., colour illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Illustrated gloss boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Like-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-rubbed only. "This book is a one stop answer to all your questions about back pain, exploring both conventional and alternative treatments and looking at all your options in a balanced, straightforward way." Book weight approx. 840g. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it will weigh over 1KG. with packing. Please email for quote.  Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010254  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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DYNAMIC CHIROPRACTIC TODAY: The Complete and Authoritative Guide to This Major Therapy
Copland-Griffiths, Michael
ISBN: 0722515952
Thorsons Publishing Group Northamptonshire, England 1991 First Edition
 Hardcover and Dustjacket 288pp., b/white halftone plates and sketch-illustrations throughout. Book clean and square. Spine firm, bright gilt title there-on. Leaves clean. Blue boards lightly bumped on lower foredge corners. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly bumped as boards, and minimally edgeworn. ". . . the first authoritative text to combine precise descriptions of chiropractic treatment with the historical, philosophical and practical development of the profession worldwide." Contents include: Prelims., 12 chapters, Glossary, Index, more. Book weight approx. 630g.  Very Good +/Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005702  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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WHAT’S GOOD FOR YOU (Includes Bonus DVD)
Johnston, Grace
ISBN: 9781921332012
Wilkinson Publishing Melbourne, VIC, Australia 2007 First Edition
 Softcover 150pp., colour illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Montage-style, illustrated card wrapper nominally scuffed only. Bonus DVD in plastic pocket affixed to inside rear wrap, unmarked. Your guide to the top rating TV series . . . and more! Join Sigrid Thornton, Dr Andrew and the team "as they explain the truth about our bodies and minds, the food we eat and the health we seek . . . and, along with some serious research, have some fun along the way." Contents include: Foreword, The folk who make it happen, The Mind, Food, Water and Alcohol, Secret Men's Business, Secret Women's Business, Exercise, Sleep-beautiful sleep, Hair-beautiful hair, And another thing . . . , And finally . . . , Where to turn for help. Item weight approx. 460g.   Near Fine
Price: 33.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 006817  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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NATURAL APPROACHES TO DIABETES
Brewer, Sarah
ISBN: 0749925329
Piatkus London 2006 Reprint
 Softcover ix, + 294pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Card wrapper nominally edgeworn only. " . . . the first truly holistic book to tackle the problem of diabetes. Whether you have Type 1 or Type 2 diabetes, or Metabolic Syndrome, Dr Sarah Brewer's combined medical and nutritional approach will help you to successfully manage the disease . . . " Contents include: Prelims., 13 chapters, Appendix 1-3, Notes, Bibliography. Book weight approx. 395g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 006765  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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The Chemical Connection
Samways, Louise
Greenhouse Publications Elwood 1989 1st Edition
 Soft Cover viii+168pp. Illustrated card covers, Excellent unmarked condition. ISBN 0864362242. "Explains how chemical sensitivities can have a profound and alarming effect on our social, emotional and intellectual development." Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Fine
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008606  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO FOOT REFLEXOLOGY
Kunz, Kevin and Barbara
ISBN: 072250909x
Thorsons Publishing Group Northamptonshire, England 1984 First U.K. Edition
 Softcover 146pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Previous owner's name and previous bookseller's label to half-title page, else leaves clean. Small, soft corner crease to upper foredge of approx. a third of text-block. Illustrated card wrapper softly creased, previous bookseller's label to rear panel. Contents include: A brief overview of the theory behind foot reflexology; fully illustrated section on techniques; a step-by-step description of treatment; guidelines for the professional reflexologist; a useful chapter on anatomy; a table of common disorders and related areas of the feet to treat, and much more. Book weight approx. 315g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010584  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BACK SUFFERERS’ BIBLE
Key, Sarah
ISBN: 1865085308
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest, NSW, Australia 2001 First Thus
 Softcover xx, + 204pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, albeit slightly tanned. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only. Foreword by H.R.H. The Prince of Wales. "Understanding is half the cure. You can treat your own back! . . . describes clearly how each stage manifests, and sets out a logical course of treatment programs. It explains when you need medication and when you need to rest in bed. It explains all the exercises - how to do them and the common pitfalls with each one . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 260g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good +
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008303  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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BACK SUFFERERS’ BIBLE
Key, Sarah
ISBN: 1865085308
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest, NSW, Australia 2001 First Thus
 Softcover xx, + 204pp., b/white line-drawn illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, albeit slightly tanned. Illustrated card wrapper has a soft corner crease to front a rear panel. Foreword by H.R.H. The Prince of Wales. "Understanding is half the cure. You can treat your own back! . . . describes clearly how each stage manifests, and sets out a logical course of treatment programs. It explains when you need medication and when you need to rest in bed. It explains all the exercises - how to do them and the common pitfalls with each one . . . " Includes Index. Book weight approx. 260g. Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010638  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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PROCEEDINGS OF THE VICTORIAN HEART CENTRE
Editors: Professor Brian Buxton, Dr Ron Dick
Mi-Tech Medical Publishing, on Behalf of The Victorian Heart Centre Camberwell, VIC, Australia 1997 First Edition
 Softcover 69pp., b/white illustrations and figures. Book clean. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated soft card wrapper has a minor small, soft crease to lower edge. Contents include: Editorial, Epworth Hospital Interventional Cardiology Audit for 1996, The Development of Coronary Artery Stenting, Report on Heart Surgery at Epworth Hospital, The Radial Artery as a Bypass Graft, Current Status of Interventional Electrophysiology, Patient Assessment by an Ambulance Officer, Resuscitation Outcomes of 24 Cardiac Arrests Managed at or near the Melbourne Cricket Ground, and more. Item weight approx. 326g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010675  Bookseller: Diversity Books
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In a Monastery Garden
Peplow, Elizabeth & Reginald
David & Charles USA 1988 
 Hardcover 800g for posting, 185 crisp pp, lots of line art, photos & colour illustrations. Monastic communities were designed to be largely self sufficient. The monks needed to grow all the plant material they required for their daily survival such as foods, seasonings, medications, dye plants, aromatics, pest and insect control. review >>> It's full of interesting information, especially interesting to medieval buffs and herbal gardeners like me, but well written enough to enchant those not already committed to those interests. Nicely illustrated, too.   Excellent/Excellent
Price: 32.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011232  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Gardening at a Glance The Organic Gardener’s Handbook on Vegetables, Fruits, Nuts & Herbs
Denckla, Tanya
Wooden Angel USA 1991 
 Softcover review >>> this book is a masterpiece of detailed gardening information. You may never have to ask another question. My opinion >>> this book is the difference between abe & amazon, one has the info at your fingertips, the other has enough bells, whistles & distraction I feel like reaching for a hammer. This book's a great reference with about 20pp at the back of ref & resources. 272pp of remedies & growing techniques.  Good/None issued
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010455  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Stedman’s Medical Dictionary
Hensyl, W (ed)
Williams & Wilkins  1990 25th
 Laminated Pictorial Boards Nearly 3kg of enough info to start your own hospital & start bulk billing - this book has a massive 1784pp from acne to vitamins. Book is in great order with no trace of either blood splatters or scalpel nicks.  Excellent/None Issued
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009802  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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