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On The Problem Of Writing Health Cookbooks

It is no mistake that health in the United States is a subject that causes considerable controversy. Among the many aspects of health-related materials that people have are cookbooks. I happen to greatly love reading a cookbook, especially when it … Continue reading

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Book Review: Tell Me What To Eat If I Have Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Tell Me What To Eat If I Have Irritable Bowel Syndrome, by Elaine Magee I’m going to begin this review by commenting that the book does not succeed at well as its titular concern as one would hope. Someone reading … Continue reading

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Book Review: Gout Hater’s Cookbook

Gout Hater’s Cookbook: Recipes Lower In Purines And Lower In Fat, by Jodi Schneiter One of the interesting aspects of this book is that it is not the first book I have read on the subject. As millions of people … Continue reading

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Book Review: Get What’s Yours For Health Care

Get What’s Yours For Health Care, by Philip Moeller I must admit that I found this book fascinating from the perspective of a reader although I must admit that I disliked the premise of the book and presumably the author’s … Continue reading

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Book Review: Intractable Seizures

Intractable Seizures: Diagnosis, Treatment, And Prevention, edited by W. McIntyre Burnham, Peter L. Carlen, Paul A. Hwang This book takes as its subject one of the more frightening sort of health problems that people can deal with as either sufferers … Continue reading

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Book Review: Pseudo-Epileptic Seizures

Pseudo-Epileptic Seizures, edited by Lennart Gram, Svein I. Johannessen, Per Olof Osterman, and Matti Silanpaa In many ways, this particular book gets off on the wrong foot and never manages to fully overcome a negative first impression. Part of the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Clinical Management Of Seizures

Clinical Management Of Seizures: A Guide For The Physician, by Gail E. Solomon and Fred Plum It is striking to consider the state of seizure knowledge in the mid 1970’s and to ponder its connection to such matters nowadays. This … Continue reading

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Audiobook Review: The Trials Of Laura Fair

The Trials Of Laura Fair: Sex, Murder, And Insanity In The Victorian West, by Carole Haber, read by Pam Ward This book greatly irritated me, and a large part of this book’s problems is the fact that the author simultaneously … Continue reading

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Book Review: Turn Backward, O Time

Turn Backward, O Time: The Civil War Diary Of Amanda Shelton, by Kathleen S. Hanson Among the more praiseworthy aspects of the growing attention to primary historical sources by female writers is a book like this one, which is of … Continue reading

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Book Review: Finding Quiet: My Journey To Peace In An Anxious World

Finding Quiet: My Journey To Peace In An Anxious World, by Jamie Grace [Note: This book was provided free of charge by Bethany House books in exchange for an honest review. All thoughts and opinions are my own.] In some … Continue reading

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