Health & Well-Being

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Caring for the Low German Mennonites

How Religious Beliefs and Practices Influence Health Care

UBC Press, Purich Books

A meticulous account and vivid illustration of the influence of religious beliefs on health practices, this book is essential reading for health care practitioners and students working with religiously diverse populations in Canada.

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A Pocket Guide to Understanding Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias, Second Edition

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This it the fully-updated edition of a concise guide to understanding dementia, its symptoms, and treatments.

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Yoga Therapy as a Creative Response to Pain

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Be Wise! Be Healthy!

Morality and Citizenship in Canadian Public Health Campaigns

UBC Press

This book examines the history of public health in Canada, covering issues such as milk pasteurization, vaccination, fluoridation, nutrition education, industrial health, and campaigns against sexually transmitted infections.

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On Being an Introvert or Highly Sensitive Person

A Guide to Boundaries, Joy, and Meaning

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

This book explores the characteristics, challenges, and benefits of being introverted or highly sensitive with advice and suggestions for happiness in our sociable world.

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Yoga Therapy for Digestive Health

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon
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Anxiety is Really Strange

By Steve Haines; Illustrated by Sophie Standing
Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

A science-based graphic comic explaining anxiety and how to manage it.

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Yoga for Dementia

A Guide for People with Dementia, Their Families and Caregivers

Jessica Kingsley Publishers
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Cooking for the Senses

Vegan Neurogastronomy

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

The first book on the sensory aspects of neurogastronomy for the home cook, complete with over 100 vegan recipes.

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Practical Zen for Health, Wealth and Mindfulness

Jessica Kingsley Publishers, Singing Dragon

Achieve health, wellbeing, and success with these practical meditation and mindfulness techniques.

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