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Diamond review  Not a disease or defect, but a set of differences

Advantages: One of the few books I've seen examining it from an adult's point of view
Disadvantages: None to speak of

Why I read this book About three years ago, having battled with what I considered to be mild depression on and off over a long period of time, I found matters getting much worse after a combination of severe stress at work and major anxieties at ho ...

JOHNV 19.11.2011 · Read full review
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Review of Asperger Syndrome and Anxiety: A Guide to Successful Stress Management - Nick Dubin

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Revealing Hidden Food Allegies and Easing Symptoms

Advantages: Teaches you about cause, effect and identify in an easy to understand way, A must read for any one
Disadvantages: none

I became interested and curious in the subject of allergies many years ago following the diagnosis that my youngest child had severe Atopic Eczema and Asthma, then after another few years of him having severe anaphylactic shock reactions to ‘subjects unkn ...

mojo-mojo 29.01.2012 ·
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Review of Hidden Food Allergies - Patrick Holford

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Kill or cure?

Advantages: Fascinating insight into medical treatments used by our forebears
Disadvantages: Don't try these remedies at home!

We think of the National Health Service as being the brainchild of Aneurin Bevin and so it was but even mighty oak trees begin as an acorn of an idea and if anyone deserves the credit for offering medical treatment ‘free at the point of use’ it ...

ladybracknell 25.05.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Complete Herbal - Nicholas Gent Culpeper

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An excellent book to raise diabetes awareness

Advantages: Highly informative and fully explains the disease
Disadvantages: None

Understanding Diabetes My husband was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in his early forties, some four years before I met him. Unfortunately, my knowledge of the disease was extremely limited, as I knew very little other than listening to the sca ...

Alyson29 21.06.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Understanding Diabetes - Rudy Bilous

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Cousin Shark and Granny Sponge (Your Inner Fish - Neil Shubin)

Advantages: accessible, well told, illuminating and educational
Disadvantages: there is only so much mileage in body plans

Every living thing on the planet had parents. This is a law of biology so fundamental that it's usually taken for granted, but it holds the key to the phenomenon known as descent with modifications, which is the mechanism of evolution. This process ...

magdadh 15.05.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Your Inner Fish: The Amazing Discovery of Our 375-Million-Year-Old Ancestor - Neil Shubin

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