The Man Who Predicts Earthquakes: Jim Berkland, Maverick Geologist – How His Quake Warnings Can Save Lives.
The Power of Earthquakes
“Of all the natural disasters, earthquakes are the most powerful, frightening and unexpected. Since 1974, I have devoted my life to reducing the fear by increasing earthquake predictability.”
– Jim Berkland
"I remember the great Alaska Earthquake of March 27, 1964, on Good Friday when I was 12 years old . . . " (read more).
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202 Pets’ Peeves: Cats and Dogs Speak Out on Pesky Human Behavior
Is your cat or dog a bundle of nerves? Does Fluffy or Fido complain by hissing, howling, or heading for the hills? Would you like a way to find out what gets your cat’s or dog’s goat? If the answer to any one of these questions is yes, then you need this book! Read more . . .
Doctors Orders: What 101 Doctors Do to Stay Healthy
As I grew up in San Jose, California, during the 1960s, the world of health took shape for me on television. I played hooky from school so I could stay home and watch television. Any program (or book) about medical stuff intrigued me, a wannabe writer with a wild imagination.
I watched spellbound as the handsome humanitarian Dr. Kildare, played by Richard Chamberlain, cured patients of all manner of diseases. Read more . . .
JUST COOK IT
Discover the revolutionary way of "Thinking Differently" about cooking and eating. Learn how getting back-to-the-basics yet throwing out the rules can motivate you to hit the kitchen. Find out how you can create whimsical dishes for yourself, family and friends. Cook to your mood. Wow everyone with magical leftovers. Think of cooking as an art. Forget following strict recipes. Enjoy tasty meal ideas-without measurements. Just Cook It!
Epilepsy (The Essential Guide to Natural Pet Care)
Epilepsy teaches pet owners how they can get their cats or dogs off seizure medication through natural care methods while minimizing the severity and frequency of epileptic attacks.
Cancer (The Essential Guide to Natural Pet Care)
This book lays out a plan to prevent cancer or minimize the ravaging effects of this often-fatal disease through diet and natural remedies. It also provides an overview of holistic veterinary treatments that best fight cancer.
Interesting book about alternative care for dogs and cats with cancer. However, not very specific and even though there are some more specific issues discussed most of the recommendations are not focused on a specific subject. If you really want to fight this disease and need specific and straight foward answers talk to your veterinarian and do a lot of research about it. They will be the best sources to help you face the questions and fears about cancer.
THE HEALING POWERS OF COFFEE will be available in July, 2012
THE HEALING POWERS OF HONEY
Known as Mother Nature's "nectar of the gods," honey was praised for its healing powers as far back as 5,000 years ago by Egyptians.
Drawing on the latest honey buzz and interviews with medical doctors, beekeepers, and researchers, this charming and enlightening book (sweetened with stories about honey bees and humans) reveals 30 healing honey varieties paired with cinnamon and teas, tells you how to incorporate honey into Mediterranean-style, heart-healthy recipes like Honey Custard French Toast, Honey-Glazed Game Hen, and Filo Pear and Honey Tarts, and provides more than 50 home cures that combat digestive woes to skin woes. You'll also enjoy Cleopatra's milk-and-honey beauty treatments and eco-friendly beeswax household uses--all made with the amazing honey bee's gifts!
"A fascinating read about a natural remedy that is a rich source of antioxidants." --Ray Sahelian, M.D., author of Mind Boosters
THE HEALING POWERS OF CHOCOLATE
Did you know?...Known as Mother Nature's 'food of the gods', the medicinal benefits of chocolate were recognized as far back as 4000 years ago. Eating chocolate can help boost the immune system, lower the risk of heart disease, cancer, diabetes-even obesity! - and increase lifespan. A 1.5 ounce bar of quality chocolate has as much antioxidant power as a 5 ounce glass of wine-without the side effects of alcohol. Chocolate is chock-full of mood-enhancing ingredients, including phenylethylamine (the 'love drug') and serotonin. Chocolate can relieve a host of ailments, including depression, fatigue, pain and PMS, as well as rev up your sex drive! Drawing on the latest scientific research as well as interviews with medical doctors and chocolatiers, this fascinating book reveals how to live longer and healthier while indulging in one of nature's most decadent and versatile foods. Explore real chocolate (infused with fruits, herbs, and spices), Mediterranean-style, heart-healthy recipes, plus home remedies that combat everything from acne to anxiety. You'll also discover rejuvenating beauty and anti-aging spa treatments - all made with antioxidant-rich chocolate!id you know?...Known as Mother Nature's 'food of the gods', the medicinal benefits of chocolate were recognized as far back as 4000 years ago. Eating chocolate can help boost the immune system, lower the risk of heart disease, cancer, diabetes-even obesity! - and increase lifespan. Explore real chocolate (infused with fruits, herbs, and spices), Mediterranean-style, heart-healthy recipes, plus home remedies that combat everything from acne to anxiety. You'll also discover rejuvenating beauty and anti-aging spa treatments - all made with antioxidant-rich chocolate!
THE HEALING POWERS OF OLIVE OIL
Lose Weight...Lower Cholesterol And Blood Pressure...Prevent Heart Disease And Cancer...Live Longer...And So Much More!
Discover The Amazing Powers Of Olive Oil!
From ancient times to present-day, olive oil has been used for everything from health ailments to beauty and the home and so much more. Now evidence shows that a diet based on olive oil can add years to your life and may even prevent some diseases. Health author-journalist Cal Orey has consulted top doctors, nutritionists, olive oil producers, and chefs, getting the most up-to-date information on the many benefits of olive oil, such as:
THE HEALING POWERS OF VINEGAR
From Folk Medicine to Modern Miracle Discover the Amazing Powers of Vinegar!
Discover the healing powers of apple cider vinegar now widely recognized as a valuable weight loss tool and a potent elixir. Find out how vinegar's curative powers can also help prevent age-related diseases like cancer, heart disease, and bone loss. Learn how red wine vinegar contains the same important antioxidants as red wine without the alcohol. Put dozens more home remedies to work for treating allergies, arthritis, toothache, sunburn, swimmer's ear, sore throat, and other pesky ailments. You ll also find a wealth of natural beauty treatments and environment-friendly household hints from making kitchen countertops sparkle to cleaning up kids and pets. Incorporating the latest scientific evidence, plus Mediterranean-style heart-healthy "fisheterian" recipes, The Healing Powers of Vinegar is a must-have, invaluable resource that will show you how to make the most of this proven powerful healer!