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Purvez, Akhtar

Summary: Dr. Akhtar Purvez offers basic information about pain and pain conditions and considers how we approach pain from cultural, biological, and medical perspectives. He discusses the latest minimally invasive, interventional approaches like nerve blocks and ablation procedures, and neuromodulation techniques like peripheral nerve, spinal cord, and brain stimulation. The uses of marijuana and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2018

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Egoscue, Pete

Summary: Shows women how to "restore the posture of good health" by providing an abundance of simple "e-cises" that will help improve strength and restore balance, boost metabolism, and manage weight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 EGO

Finando, Donna.

Summary: Myofascial pain syndromes are among the fastest growing problems that physicians, osteopaths, acupuncturists, and physical, occupational, and massage therapists encounter in their patients. In Trigger Point Therapy for Myofascial Pain Donna and Steven Finando have organized vast amounts of information on treating myofascial pain into an accessible "user's manual" for healthcare practitioners....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Healing Arts Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.8 FIN

Stein, Traci.

Summary: "A guide intended to help those diagnosed with "chronic pain.""--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Adams Media 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 STE

LeFort, Sandra M.

Summary: "Chronic pain includes many types of conditions from a variety of causes. This book is designed to help those suffering from chronic pain learn to better manage pain so they can get on with living a satisfying, fulfilling life. This resource stresses four concepts: each person with chronic pain is unique, and there is no one treatment or approach that is right for everybody; there are many...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bull Publishing Company 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 LEF

Gibney, Michael.

Summary: An executive sous chef who has worked alongside cooks from some of the nation's leading restaurants documents an intense twenty-four-hour period that illuminates the allures and adversities of a professional culinary life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5092 GIB

Summary: More than a decade after NAFTA went into effect, many Mexicans are worse off than before. What went wrong, and why? Focusing on the clothing industry, this program goes straight to the experts south of the border-a shop owner, a factory manager, employees under constant threat of layoff, and an economics professor-to find out. A general inability to compete with Chinese manufacturing is blamed,...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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London, Mark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 333.75 LON

Satterfield, Jason M.

Summary: "Explore the methods of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and learn why it is successful and how it can be of value in your life"--Volume 1 and 2 container inserts.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 612.8 SAT VOL. 1
Call number: CD 612.8 SAT VOL. 2

Owen, Liz.

Summary: "Learn to understand lower back pain and heal it through gentle yoga exercises. Liz Owen, a yoga instructor who specializes in alleviating back pain, describes the anatomy of the sacrum and the region around it, including the hips and lumbar spine. She discusses both the Western and Eastern approaches to understanding back pain--particularly the Eastern medical notion of energy flow and how...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Shambhala 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 613.7046 OWE

Liptan, Ginevra

Summary: "The most up-to-date, comprehensive treatment guide to fibromyalgia, by a renowned physician who herself has the condition. If you suffer from fibromyalgia and are struggling to get help from your doctor, you're far from alone. Ten million Americans experience the widespread muscle pain, profound fatigue, and fuzzy brain ("fibrofog") that have long frustrated both patients and doctors. In this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.7 LIP

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.7 LIP

Restak, Richard M.

Summary: As an expert on the brain, Dr. Restak knows that in the last five years there have been exciting new scientific discoveries about the brain and its performance. Restak has asked his colleagues: What can I do to help my brain work more efficiently? He combines advice culled from cutting-edge research with brain-tuning exercises to show how individuals of any age can make their brains work more...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2009

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 612.8 RES

Summary: Is global warming human-driven? Can its effects be accurately measured? What are its long-term consequences? According to Dr. Maggie Aderin-Pocock, a renowned British space scientist, the only way to answer those questions is through rigorous observation. In this program, Dr. Aderin-Pocock describes her work with the Aeolus satellite project. Named after the "keeper of the winds" in ancient...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Adams, Terry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Entrepreneur Press 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.872 ADA

Contents: Taxonomy / Bart W. O'Gara -- Distribution: past and present / Bart W. O'Gara and Robert G. Dundas -- Elk and Indians: then again / Richard E. McCabe -- Physical and physiological adaptations / Robert J. Hudson and Jerry C. Haigh with contributions by Anthony Bubenik -- Nutrition and food / John G. Cook -- Diseases and parasites / E. Tom Thorne ... [et al.] -- Adaptive behavioral strategies /...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Institution Press 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.6542 TOW

Hadeed, Kristen

Summary: This is the story of how Kristen Hadeed built Student Maid, a cleaning company where people are happy, loyal, productive, and empowered, even while they’re mopping floors and scrubbing toilets. It’s the story of how she went from being an almost comically inept leader to a sought-after CEO who teaches others how to lead. Hadeed unintentionally launched Student Maid while attending college ten...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HADEED, KRISTEN HAD

Woelfle-Erskine, Cleo.

Contents: A choose-your-own-adventure rain garden planning guide -- Designing your rain garden -- Building your rain garden -- Planting your rain garden -- Maintaining your rain garden -- Your rain garden as part of an integrative design.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Timber Press 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 635.9 Woelfle-Erskine 2012

Croze, Harvey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abbeville Press 2000

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 599.6 CRO

Warwick, Mal.

1 hold on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Strathmoor Press 1994

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Summary: The history of the banana trade is as politically loaded as that of coffee or oil-and yet it has received scant media attention over the decades. This documentary addresses that information void, exploring links between corporate power, Western governments, and developing nations that are heavily dependent on banana production as a result of colonial and post-colonial influences. Viewers gain...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2010

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Hainstock, Elizabeth G.

Summary: Explains how parents can use the Montessori system of education to help their children develop into responsible, thinking individuals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 1997

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Franklin, Eric N.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Elysian Editions 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 617.53 FRA

Shockley, Sarah (Sarah Anne)

Summary: "A holistic guide to coping with chronic pain, written by a woman suffering from Thoracic Outlet Syndrome; book aims to provide strategies for mitigating the emotional, financial, and social consequences of living with debilitating pain"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New World Library 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616 SHO

Fiumara, Georganne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Globe Pequot Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 658.872 FIU