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Duffy, Karen

Summary: Over one-third of the United States population--nearly one hundred million Americans--is currently living with chronic pain, while another 133 million Americans live with some form of chronic illness. Half of the United States population suffers from these invisible illnesses where their symptoms are not always obvious to the casual observer. Among them is Karen Duffy, New York...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DUFFY, KAREN DUF

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B DUFFY DUF

Summary: A middle-aged psychiatrist tries to find out why a young man has blinded six horses entrusted to his care.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA EQU

Ehrenclou, Martine

Summary: Frustrated or confused about how to get good medical care? In her newest book, The Take-Charge Patient: How You Can Get The Best Medical Care, (Lemon Grove Press, on sale May 15, 2012) award-winning author and patient advocate, Martine Ehrenclou, empowers patients to become proactive, well informed participants in their own care. With advice and personal stories from over 200 doctors, nurses,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lemon Grove Press 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 610.696 EHR

Greenleaf, William

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 1961

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 629.2 Greenleaf

Summary: Inspired by personal experiences, an original story about friendship, love, survival, and finding humor in unlikely places. Two best friends' lives change when one of them is diagnosed with cancer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Summit Entertainment 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY FIF

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE FIF

Summary: House finds himself in an uncomfortable position: away from the examination room. As he works to regain his license and his life, his coworkers deal with the staff shakeups, moral dilemmas, and their own tricky relationships with House.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HOU

Pressman, David

Summary: For 30 years, "Patent It Yourself "has guided hundreds of thousands of inventors through the process of getting a patent, from start to finish.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 346.04 PRE

Grissom, Fred.

Contents: Using the notebook -- Legal protection -- Marketing -- Financing -- Help beyond this book -- Appendix 1. Notebook -- Appendix 2. Worksheets -- Appendix 3. Glossary -- Appendix 4. Fee schedule -- Appendix 5. Tear-out forms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 346.04 GRI

Summary: He's sarcastic, incorrigible, bitter, and in a relationship? Dr. Gregory House has spent his career taking on seemingly hopeless cases, but when his rapport with Dr. Lisa Cuddy changes, he finds himself facing new, and very different, challenges. His team at Princeton-Plainsboro Teaching Hospital also continues to blaze trails as they investigate baffling medical cases involving a religious...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studio Home Entertainment 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HOU

Summary: Surviving Cancer: Our Voices and Choices is a compilation of 70 voices belonging to survivors and a "cancer team" of doctors, social workers, cancer organization leaders, and other professionals directly involved in assisting cancer patients. These voices represent a variety of ages and cultures, and come from America, Canada, Cambodia, Israel, and India. Each voice holds a vast array of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WWH Press 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.994 SUR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 BEH

Moore, Graham

Summary: When electric light innovator Thomas Edison sues his only remaining rival for patent infringement, George Westinghouse hires untested Columbia Law School graduate Paul Ravath for a case fraught with lies, betrayals, and deception.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOO

Beck, Martha Nibley

Summary: Describes how a mother struggled to cope when her unborn second child, Adam, was diagnosed with Down syndrome, her decision to keep her son, and his magical influence on her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2000

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 362.1 BEC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 618.24 Beck

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BECK, MARTHA BEC

Summary: Dr. Gregory House is devoid of bedside manner and wouldn't even talk to his patients if he could get away with it. Dealing with his own constant physical pain and ignoring his pain killing addiction, he uses his cane to punctuate his acerbic, brutally honest demeanor. House and his team deal with unusual medical mysteries.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV HOU

Ofri, Danielle.

Summary: Ofri has finished her training as a physician and is learning through practice to become a more rounded healer. The book opens with the tables turned: Ofri has to enter her own hospital as a patient. She experiences the very real sense of invasion and panic that routinely visits her patients. These fifteen intertwined tales include that of a man who has lost the will to live, and she too comes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 610.696 OFR

Regan, Lisa

Summary: This accessible value education title explores the story of an impatient child named Tilly who does not like waiting or letting others have their turn. She wants to play the video game her brother is playing. She wants to go on the seesaw her friends are on. She wants to tell her parents about her swimming lesson in the middle of their conversation. Tilly chooses one out of three behaviors for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179 REG

Genechten, Guido van.

Summary: Teaches young children about patience and understanding through a story about Ricky Rabbit who attends to his friend, Mia the Chicken while she is sitting on her eggs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clavis Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC GEN

Lo, Jack

Summary: "If you're trying to patent your invention, you know need a drawing to complete your USPTO application. Professional patent drafters charge per sheet for their patent drawing services and it can cost you hundreds of dollars. But with How to Make Patent Drawings you'll be able to complete this crucial step and create a patent drawing that complies with the strict rules of the USPTO." --Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo, Law For All 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 346.04 LO

Summary: Frontline teams up with writer and surgeon Atul Gawande to examine how doctors care for terminally ill patients. In conjunction with Gawande's new book, Being Mortal, the film explores the relationships between doctors and patients nearing the end of life, and shows how many doctors, including himself, struggle to talk honestly and openly.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD BEI RATED NR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV BEI

Moore, Graham

Summary: "In this historical thriller about the nature of genius, the cost of ambition, and the battle to electrify America, a young lawyer fresh out of Columbia Law School takes a case that seems impossible to win. His client, George Westinghouse, has been sued by Thomas Edison over who invented the light bulb"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MOO

Summary: Make an appointment with the outrageous doctors of Sacred Heart hospital. This season, J.D. moves in with Turk and Carla, and Elliot uses an interesting form of blackmail in order to get her job back at the hospital.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SCR

Summary: Lawrence Wetherhold is a recently widowed literature professor who is a numb and chilly intellectual. He rebuffs his students, ignores his own teenage children, James and Vanessa, and spurns cries for financial assistance from his ne'er-do-well but rather soulful adopted brother, Chuck. After an accident and Lawrence goes to the hospital, he is deprived of the right to drive. Janet is a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Smart 2008

Kaiser, Tamara L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.89 KAI

Miller, Jennifer

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 MILLER, JENNIFER MIL

Epstein, Ronald

Summary: "The first book for the general public about mindfulness and medical practice, a groundbreaking, intimate exploration of how doctors think and what matters most--safe, effective, patient-centered, compassionate care--from the foremost expert in the field,"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 610 EPS