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4 Ingredients Allergies: Wellness Trilogy Part 3

By: Kim McCosker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, 4 Ingredients, 2013


4 Ingredients Allergies was written to satisfy an ever-increasing demand for allergy free recipes. Australia and New Zealand have among the highest prevalence of allergic disorders in the developed world. Allergies are present in almost every school classroom and in 2013, 1 in 10 babies born in Australia will develop a food allergy! 4 Ingredients Allergies was written under the guidance and endorsement of Allergy & Anaphylaxis Australia (A&AA) a not for profit organizat... View more info

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4 Ingredients Diabetes: Wellness Trilogy Part 2

By: Kim McCosker

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, 4 Ingredients, 2013


4 Ingredients Diabetes is the second release in best-selling author, Kim McCosker's Wellness Trilogy. Always striving to assist people save time and money in the kitchen, McCosker has answered the calls of Diabetes sufferers - now affecting an estimated 246 million people worldwide. This colour book featuring over 60 recipes will offer inspiration and prove that there is an easier way to cook, which is both fresh and delicious! 4 Ingredients Diabetes is an amazing compil... View more info

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Always Looking Up: The Adventures of an Incurable Optimist [used book]

By: Michael J. Fox

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Ebury, 2009


'At the turn from my bedroom into the hallway leading to the kitchen there is an old full-length mirror in a wooden frame. I can't help but catch a glimpse of myself as I pass, and turning myself towards the glass, I consider what I see. This reflected version of myself, wet, shaking, rumpled, slightly stooped, and pinched, would be alarming if it were not for the self-satisfied expression pasted across the face, I would ask the obvious question, 'What are you smiling ab... View more info

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Becoming Chief: How to Lead Your Child's Special Needs Tribe

By: Cathy Love

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Michael Hanrahan, 2015


As a parent of a child with extra special needs there's always a lot going on. Are you overwhelmed by child development experts, complex funding and disability systems? Are you frustrated by aspects of your child's school and therapy programs? Are your time, energy and leadership skills slipping through your fingers? You are not alone. Many parents feel overwhelmed. Becoming Chief is written to help you feel more energised, informed and confident to lead your child's tri... View more info

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Before I Forget: How I Survived a Diagnosis of Younger-Onset Dementia

By: Christine Bryden

Price: $32.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015


'Some days all I want to do is give up the constant, exhausting struggle and stop trying to be normal. But I can't. It's not in me to walk away from a fight. I'll keep fighting and telling my story. Before I forget.' When she was just 46, Christine Bryden - science advisor to the prime minister and single mother of three daughters - was diagnosed with younger-onset dementia. Doctors told her to get her affairs in order as she would soon be incapable of doing so. Twenty ... View more info

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Building Communication Skills in People with Autism Spectrum Disorder

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $34.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia, 2008


Building Communication Skills in People with Autism Spectrum Disorder This book addresses ways that we can help people with Autism understand our communication; and also ways to enable them to express what they want or need to say. Detailed information regarding the use of visual supports includes sample visuals that can be copied and laminated for everyday use. A manual for building communications skills in people with Autism Spectrum Disorder. View more info

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Chicken Soup for the Soul: Living with Alzheimer's and Other Dementias: 101 Stories of Caregiving, Coping, and Compassion

By: Amy Newmark and Angela Timashenka Geiger

Price: $24.95

Publisher: USA, Chicken Soup for the Soul Publishing, LLC, 2014


Caring for a loved one with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia? You are not alone. With 101 encouraging and inspiring stories by others like you, this book is a source of support and encouragement throughout your caregiving journey. Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia affect millions of people, and this book is especially for caregivers. This collection, a joint project with the Alzheimer's Association, is filled with 101 stories of love and lessons from... View more info

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Coping with Suicide: Signs We Missed and Strategies to Use in the Aftermath

By: Christine Howard

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Australia, Global Publishing Group, 2015


One million people commit suicide each year! That's one death every 40 seconds... International Author, Speaker and Life Coach, Christine Howard is a mother who lost her 20 year old daughter to suicide. In this book, she shares her firsthand experience of how this tragedy unfolded and affected her family and friends. Christine now coaches, counsels and supports other people who have been touched by suicide, or who are fearful that it may become a reality in their own li... View more info

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Crohn's & Colitis 2E Understanding and Managing IBD

By: A. Hillary Steinhart

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Canada, Robert Rose Inc, 2012

Edition: 2nd


Living with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis can be a tremendous challenge, so actually understanding inflammatory bowel disease is the key to developing effective management strategies. The first edition of Dr. Steinhart's book has over 50,000 copies in print and has been recognized by practitioners and patients alike for its invaluable information on the subject. This new edition will feature twenty per cent new content based on the most current evidence from the ... View more info

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Dancing with Dementia: My Story of Living Positively with Dementia

By: Christine Bryden

Price: $29.95

Publisher: UK, Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2005


Christine Bryden was a top civil servant and single mother of three children when she was diagnosed with dementia at the age of 46. Since then she has gone on to challenge almost every stereotype of people with dementia by campaigning for self-advocacy, writing articles and speaking at national conferences. This book is a vivid account of the author's experiences of living with dementia, exploring the effects of memory problems, loss of independence, difficulties in com... View more info

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Dealing with End Stage Kidney Disease: Life Support or Life Sentence

By: Harry Haxton

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Australia, Boolarong Press, 2016


Harry Haxton will turn off his kidney dialysis machine on 31 August and within 7-10 days he will be dead. On 19 August Harry will launch his third book "Life Support or Life Sentence" at the Tatt Club in Brisbane. Harry employed his old friend, cartoonist, Brian Doyle to effectively characterise his sense of humour while discussing the serious issues around kidney disease and death. His book, while funny in some cases, highlights the differences between life and a good ... View more info

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Dyslexia: A Complete Guide for Parents and Those Who Help Them, 2nd Revised Edition

By: Gavin Reid

Price: $44.95

Publisher: USA, Wiley-Blackwell, 2011

Edition: 2nd Edition


The new edition of Dyslexia is written for parents of dyslexic children and the professionals who work with them, and provides information on the role parents can play in supporting their dyslexic child. This updated edition contains new material and up-to-date discussions of current research and programs. * Empowers parents by providing them with strategies for dealing with a wide range of concerns including dyspraxia and dyscalculia * New sections cover post-school iss... View more info

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Eat Right for Your Sight: Simple, Tasty Recipes That Help Reduce the Risk of Vision Loss from Macular Degeneration

By: Johanna M Seddon and Jennifer Trainer Thompson

Price: $34.95

Publisher: USA, The Experiment, 2015


Safeguard your vision with 85 simple, satisfying recipes rich in the nutrients that fight macular degenerationThe Bad News: Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of central vision loss in adults over the age of fifty. It can wreak havoc on the ability to see faces, read, drive, and move about safely. Millions of people are at risk, and we still don t have a cure.The Good News: The latest research suggests that healthy lifestyle choices, including a ... View more info

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Enhancing Communication in People with an Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Guide for Parents and Professionals

By: Autism Association of Western Australia

Price: $27.95

Publisher: Australia, Autism Association of Western Australia, 2002


Enhancing Communication in People with an Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Guide for Parents and Professionals This guide provides an introduction to the nature of communication difficulties in Autism and introduces the concept of visual supports. It provides examples of the way that a range of visuals can be used to support communication. A guide for parents and professionals. View more info

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Girl Stuff for Girls Aged 8-12: Your Real Guide to the Pre-Teen Years

By: Kaz Cooke

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Viking, 2016


"Here's everything you need to know about being a pre-teen, from Kaz Cooke, author of Girl Stuff for teens. * body changes * dealing with friends & bullies * getting confident * first periods * pimples * hair (wherever it is) * phones & being online * what to eat * being fit & healthy * the best books & movies * how to be happy with your own true self * & lots more! Girl Stuff 8-12 fits under your pillow and is written with the help of medical and other experts. PS- This... View more info