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Baby Love Guide to: Crying / Baby Love Guide to: Sleeping, Barker, Robin
1 Barker, Robin Baby Love Guide to: Crying / Baby Love Guide to: Sleeping
Australia Pan Macmillan 1998 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 16mo 
The two books sell together. Two in a series of self-help manuals for parents. One provides information on why babies cry and normal crying patterns and gives advice on how to deal with crying. Other books in the series include 'The Baby Love Guide to Sleeping'. By the author of 'Baby Love'. The other provides information on basic sleep patterns and gives advice on how to help a baby sleep. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Beyond Codependency and Getting Better All the Time, Beattie, Melody
2 Beattie, Melody Beyond Codependency and Getting Better All the Time
Australia Collinsdove 1992 085924833X / 9780859248334 Reprint Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
252pp.Let Melody Beattie, author of the classic Codependent No More, help you along your way. A guided tour past the pitfalls of recovery, Beyond Codependency is dedicated to those struggling to master the art of self-care. It is a book about what to do once the pain has stopped and you've begun to suspect that you have a life to live. It is about what happens next.In simple, straightforward terms, Beattie takes you into the territory beyond codependency, into the realm of recovery and relapse, family-of-origin work and relationships, surrender and spirituality. With personal stories, hard-won insights, and activities, her book teaches the lessons of dealing with shame, growing in self-esteem, overcoming deprivation, and getting past fatal attractions long enough to find relationships that work.Melody Beattie is an American phenomenon . . . She connects with age-old quests for self-improvement and rebirth. . . [And she] understands being overboard, which helps her throw best-selling lifelines to those still adrift.Time''[This book] goes beyond how we hurt to how we heal.''Veronica Ray, author of Choosing Happiness 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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The Making And Breaking of Affectional Bonds, Bowlby, John
3 Bowlby, John The Making And Breaking of Affectional Bonds
U.S.A. Routledge 2006 0415354811 / 9780415354813 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
212 indexed pages. Helping both parents and psychologists to arrive at a better understanding of the inner emotional world of the infant, this selection of key lectures by Bowlby includes the seminal one that gives the volume its title. Informed by wide clinical experience, and written with the author's well-known humanity and lucidity, the lectures provide an invaluable introduction to John Bowlby's thought and work, as well as much practical guidance of use both to parents and to members of the mental health professions. Table of Contents: Preface to the Routledge Classics Edition; Preface; Psychoanalysis and Child Care; An Ethological Approach to Research in Child Development; Childhood Mourning and its Implications for Psychiatry; Effects on Behaviour of Disruption of an Affectional Bond; Separation and Loss within the Family; Self-Reliance and Some Conditions that Promote It; The Making and Breaking of Affectional Bonds. 
Price: 19.00 AUD
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How to Care for Yourself, Campbell, F.; Singer, G.
4 Campbell, F.; Singer, G. How to Care for Yourself
Australia MFA 1987 086771008X / 9780867710083 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
vii + 108 pages including drawings and bibliography. 9 chapters about self care. 
Price: 9.50 AUD
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Raising Great Kids, Cloud, Henry; Townsend, John
5 Cloud, Henry; Townsend, John Raising Great Kids
Australia Strand Pub 2002 0310235499 / 9780310235491 Reprint Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
233 pages. What does it take to raise great kids? If you've read any books on parenting, conflicting opinions have probably left you feeling confused. Get tough! Show acceptance. Lay down the rules. Lighten up, already! - There's got to be a balance -- and there is. Joining their expertise with the wisdom of MOPS International (Mothers of Preschoolers), Drs. Henry Cloud and John Townsend help you provide both the care and acceptance that make grace real to your child, and the firmness and discipline that give direction. Avoiding the twin extremes of permissiveness and over-control, Drs. Cloud and Townsend show how you can help your child cultivate six necessary character traits: attachment, responsibility, reality, competence, morality, and worship/spiritual life. - At last, here is an effective middle ground for raising up children who will handle life with maturity and wisdom. Raising Great Kids will help you equip your son or daughter to accept life's responsibilities, grow from its challenges, and freely and fully explore all that it has to offer. Contents: Foreword by Elisa Morgan Introduction: A Forbidden Topic Part 1: Raising Children of Character 1. The Goal of Parenting: A Child with Character 2. The Ingredients of Grace and Truth 3. The Ingredient of Time Part 2: Developing the Six Character Traits Every Child Needs 4. Laying the Foundation of Life: Connectedness 5. Developing Self-Control: Responsibility 6. Living in an Imperfect World: Reality 7. Developing Gifts and Talents: Competence 8. Making a Conscience: Morality 9.Connecting to God: Worship and Spiritual Life Part 3: Working Yourself Out of a Job 10. Preparing Them for Life on Their Own 11. Dealing with Specific Teenage Issues Part 4: Dealing with Special Circumstances 12. Understanding Temperaments 13. Parenting on Your Own Conclusion: When in Doubt, Connect. Dr. Henry Cloud is a popular speaker, and co-host, with Dr. John Townsend, of the nationally broadcast New Life Live! Radio program, and cofounder of Cloud-Townsend Clinic and Cloud-Townsend Resources. His bestselling books include the Gold Medallion Award-winning Boundaries books and Making Small Groups Work. Dr. Cloud and his wife and two daughters live in Southern California. Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend are popular speakers, and co-hosts of the nationally broadcast New Life Live! Radio program, and co-founders of Cloud-Townsend Clinic and Cloud-Townsend Resources. Their best-selling books include the Gold Medallion Award-winning Boundaries. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Nutrition: The Importance of a Healthy Diet, Cuthbertson, Jacqueline
6 Cuthbertson, Jacqueline Nutrition: The Importance of a Healthy Diet
Australia Elsevier 2009 0729538192 / 9780729538190 1st Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
96 pages including references. The human body comes with many mechanisms, checks and balances, and this ensures you get adequate nutrition, as long as it is provided with enough variety. Optimal nutrition leads to good health and quality of life, whereas under-nutrition has an effect on brain development, immunity and disease. There is now such a wide variety of food available and much of this food is already prepared for you, but not all of the food available is produced with optimum nutrition in mind. This book will give you information about the food you are eating and what foods will help to keep you healthy. No matter whether you are young and healthy, or older and starting to be concerned about the way your health is going, improving your current and future health prospects just by changing what you eat is achievable. Naturally, diet alone is not sufficient to improve your health, and if you combine a healthier diet with physical activity, the benefits gained will start to be their own incentive. Jacqueline Cuthbertson has been a registered nurse/midwife for many years and has a degree in health science. She has worked in paediatrics and maternity units in country hospitals and also larger metropolitan units. Jacqueline writes for health, mother and baby magazines and health journals, and has a strong interest in preventative and natural health care, which centres around nutrition, complementary therapies, and natural childbirth. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Rock Crystal, the Magic Stone, Deaver, Korra
7 Deaver, Korra Rock Crystal, the Magic Stone
U.S.A. Samuel Weiser 1987 0877285772 / 9780877285779 Revised Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
60 pages including bibliography. This book is packed with information for the person who has just become aware of the possibilities of working with rock crystal. Korra Deaver has compiled a how-to volume based on her own hands-on experience, and the experiences of others who have worked with natural crystals. Clearly written and full of practical information, Rock Crystal contains: how to choose your crystal and how to care for it; exercises for the use of crystal in meditation; instructions for crystal gazing as a means of sharpening‘ your Inner‘ vision; step-by-step instructions for programming your crystal pendulum for divination; how to use crystals for healing - to reduce pain, balance the chakras for absent healing. Rock crystal can be used as a stepping stone toward self-knowledge. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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You Just Had to Deal with it., Gloyne, Jill
8 Gloyne, Jill You Just Had to Deal with it.
Australia Kangaroo Island General Hospital Women's Auxilary 1997 064631310X / 9780646313108 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Good 12mo 
112 pages including b/w illustrations. This book tells the story of the hardships faced by many of the early settlers on Kangaroo Island; not only the problems associated with developing the land and surviving against overwhelming odds, but in particular it reveals how they coped with accidents and illness both before and after doctors and nurses began to arrive. It is the story of any pioneering settlement in Australia but in this case the resilience and self-reliance of the people is brought sharply into focus by their enforced isolation, an isolation imposed upon them by a treacherous strip of water and roads that were frequently impassable. More often than not emergencies had to be treated where they occurred - there was no other choice. This was the era par excellence of home remedies, and whether it was a case of a broken leg, pneumonia or the dreaded diphtheria. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Pamper: A Girl's Guidebook to Relaxation and Bliss, Goldstein, Nikki
9 Goldstein, Nikki Pamper: A Girl's Guidebook to Relaxation and Bliss
Australia ABC 2004 0733313965 / 9780733313967 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
80 colour illustrated pages. An effective approach to health and self esteem that empowers teenage girls to accept and celebrate themselves - just as they are. Pampering is not an indulgence: it's a must! This book shows girls how stress can literally melt away by turning their bed or bathroom into a spa and creating yummy facials, massages and body treatments. And by nurturing themselves daily, they can feel the energy of Girl Force - sweet! 
Price: 9.00 AUD
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Terrific Toddlers: (Or Tantrum Free Twos - Almost!), Hayde, Mel
10 Hayde, Mel Terrific Toddlers: (Or Tantrum Free Twos - Almost!)
Australia Growing Families 2002 1920711007 / 9781920711009 2nd Edition Soft Cover Good 12mo 
101 pages. The refreshing message of Terrific Toddlers is that as a parent, you can make a difference in your toddler’s behaviour. In this straightforward and practical book, Mel Hayde is profoundly positive - encouraging mums to proactively guide and train their children. She firmly believes in the calm consistency of a flexible routine. In this environment, mothers more frequently feel calm and in control, and toddlers can learn the self-control they require to play happily with others and alone, to share, to be polite and to obey. Terrific Toddlers will inspire you to make a difference in your home - establishing a degree of order that suits your lifestyle and personality, and giving your children the lifelong gift of learning to control their words and actions. The needs of all family members are met, and the joy of parenting becomes a reality. Be positive and proactive, and enjoy your toddler! Contents: 1.A picture Story; 2.Positive Parenting; 3.Managing Anger; 4.Some Basics; 5.The Root Cause; 6.Advantages; 7.Balancing Act; 8.Flexibility; 9.Toddler Activities - part one; 10.Toddler Activities - part two; 11.Other Activities; 12.Motivating Behaviour; 13.Implementation; 14.More than One; 15.Questions; 16.Dad to Dad (by Kris Hayde. "Walking through the toddler years is exciting for both parent and child. This is a time of great exploration and learning for all. Mel Hayde has done a great job in providing some practical tools for parents in making the journey from babyhood to childhood as joyous as possible." - Anne Marie Ezzo, International Director, Growing Families International. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Working from Home: A survival Guide for Women, Haydon, Sheila
11 Haydon, Sheila Working from Home: A survival Guide for Women
Australia Nelson 1986 0170067564 / 9780170067560 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Good 12mo 
161 indexed pages including line drawings and bibliography. Most women see paid employment as important (or necessary). Most also have domestic responsibilities that can make full-time salaried employment a major source of tension. Child care and other support services simply have not kept pace with women’s professional aspirations and needs. Working from (though not necessarily at) home can be an attractive way of solving conflict and avoiding constant and painful compromise. This book looks at why many women today choose this option, and the issues you should consider in setting up a business: legal requirements; costing and setting fees; accounting procedures; general organisation; child care services (with key addresses); domestic strategies. This information is presented in a light-hearted and readable style, supported by case histories of women who have successfully developed their own home-based working lives. ln I 918 Sheila Haydon swapped her successful career as a scientific writer in conventional employment to become a self-employed freelancer specialising in technical and scientific material... she has not looked back. Married, with two children, she is familiar with the problems of satisfying business and domestic responsibilities in a way that keeps her family happy and herself, the home-based worker, sane! 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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Triumph Over Tinnitus, Joudry, Rafaele
12 Joudry, Rafaele Triumph Over Tinnitus
Australia Sound Therapy 2007 0957924631 / 9780957924635 2nd Edition Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
214 pages. Natural treatments that work. ... Learn how thousands have used sound therapy and integrative medicine to balance the body and restore ear function for tinnitus recovery. This book offers hope for Tinnitus sufferers, which affects 1 in 5 persons in their lifetime. Doctors and specialists alike have told them there is no treatment and they have to learn to live with it. Based on seventeen years of person research, the author explores sound therapy, psychology, retaining therapies biochemistry and medical approaches. 
Price: 21.00 AUD
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Men's health: every man's guide to good Health, Laws, Tom
13 Laws, Tom Men's health: every man's guide to good Health
Australia Elsevier 2008 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
95 pages including illustrations. lt is generally common knowledge that men are less likely to see their doctor than women. Sadly, this also means that men are less likely to have any health problems detected earlier rather than later, when it could be potentially too late. It is important that men of all ages see their doctor for health check-ups on a regular basis, and discuss ways to reduce health risks or change lifestyle behaviour that could have a negative impact on their health. lt is just as important to educate yourself on the sort of health risks that are relevant to you and what things to look out for. Tom Laws is a lecturer in the Division of Health Sciences at the University of S.A. Australia. He has researched for the Cancer Council, written international courses on men’s health issues for medical graduates and has published several books for readers of men’s health. Tom holds degrees in Economics, Education and Public Health, as well as being a midwife. He is currently investigating the health practices of men within dual income family, arguing that men’s efforts to promote health within the family go largely unrecognised, yet they can be an important support for the working mother. In 2007, Tom has been guiding and assessing the new Nurse Practitioners in men’s health for rural areas of Australia. 
Price: 14.00 AUD
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Escape from West Papua: how and why refugees came to Australia, Nichols, Alan
14 Nichols, Alan Escape from West Papua: how and why refugees came to Australia
Australia Acorn Press 2007 0908284683 / 9780908284689 1st Edition Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
viii + 72 pages. What would drive 43 refugees to set out from West Papua in a traditional canoe across stormy Torres Strait to reach Australia? Only desperation. This book is their story. It tells their dramatic tale - why they left, how they survived at sea, and how their faith sustained them. It also recounts the rift in Australian-Indonesian relations that arose when they received refugee status in Australia and voices their hopes and dreams of an independent West Papua nation. Canon Alan Nichols, AM, is an Anglican minister and author. He served for seven years in refugee work, first in Thailand with the Jesuit Refugee Service Asia Pacific, and then with World Vision Australia. He was present at the Rwanda border during the 1994 genocide, is a Trustee of the Barakabaho Foundation, a foster care agency there, and is a Canon of St John’s Cathedral, Gahini, in Rwanda. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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The m Factor: Men and Their Health, Pattison, Andrew
15 Pattison, Andrew The m Factor: Men and Their Health
Australia Simon & Schuster 1998 0731806972 / 9780731806973 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
xii + 162 indexed pages. Includes bibliographical references and b/w illustrations. Here are the real facts about the real issues in men's health. An essential handbook for men of all ages, The M Factor explores ways for men to take responsibility for their own health. Practical, commonsense health tips are provided for helping to prevent heart attacks, cancer, stroke, impotence -- and dealing with communication problems, domestic violence and sexually transmitted diseases. Interesting case studies and comments from men provide extra insight into the importance of being aware of the warning signals of bad health. 
Price: 7.50 AUD
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Nursing the Person With Cancer, Poulton
16 Poulton Nursing the Person With Cancer
Australia Ausmed Pub 1998 0958717125 / 9780958717120 1st Edition Soft Cover Good 8vo 
xii + 244 indexed pages including b/w illustrations and bibliographical references. This volume has been written for all nurses who care for people experiencing cancer. "Nursing the Person with Cancer" should be of value to aged care nurses, domiciliary and community nurses, and those working in general hospitals. It raises a range of issues that confront you as a nurse caring for people with cancer and those who support them: how does knowing the person with cancer change your attitude to their treatment?; what can you do to support the person's carer?; how do you communicate with people who do not speak English well?; how can you help to restore the self-image of a person with cancer?; and in what ways can you manage a person's cancer pain? There is a small stain in front edge of the back cover and last few pages. There is also a name in the first page. 
Price: 26.00 AUD
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The Doctors Book of Home Remedies for Depression: More Than 100 Solutions for Turning Your Life Around Through Positive Thinking, Nutritional Healing, and More, Prevention Magazine Health Books; Kittel, Mary S.
17 Prevention Magazine Health Books; Kittel, Mary S. The Doctors Book of Home Remedies for Depression: More Than 100 Solutions for Turning Your Life Around Through Positive Thinking, Nutritional Healing, and More
U.S.A. Rodale Pr 2001 1579542328 / 9781579542320 1st Edition Glossy Soft Cover Very Good 12mo 
134 indexed pages with the latest research in overcoming depression naturally. Researchers have discovered that many individuals become depressed because of allergies or nutritional deficiencies. The editors of Prevention Magazine present a variety of methods and dietary recommendations to combat depression. Take the advice of about 70 doctors and alternative healing experts offer on proven and practical self-care methods to help you beat the blues. 
Price: 12.00 AUD
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Self Help for Your Nerves, Weekes, Claire
18 Weekes, Claire Self Help for Your Nerves
Australia Angus & Robertson 1982 0207147132 / 9780207147135 Reprint Soft Cover Good 12mo 
160 pages. Learn to relax and enjoy life again by overcoming fear and nervous tension. In her three best-selling books, Dr Claire Weekes has helped a generation of sufferers of nervous tension and panic attacks. 
Price: 8.50 AUD
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Treating People With Depression: A Practical Guide for Primary Care, Wilkinson, Greg; Moore, Bruce; Moore, Pascale
19 Wilkinson, Greg; Moore, Bruce; Moore, Pascale Treating People With Depression: A Practical Guide for Primary Care
UK Radcliffe Pub 1999 1857753917 / 9781857753912 1st Edition Glossy Pictorial Soft Cover Very Good 8vo 
155 indexed pages. This excellent practical text is a ready source of information on evidence-based treatments and new medical psychological and self-help methods. It is unique in being written especially for GPs and primary care workers including practice nurses health visitors social workers and community psychiatric nurses. It also has great relevance for psychiatric trainees and consultant psychiatrists setting up in general practice. Patients and their relatives will find it useful and accessible. Table of Contents: Introduction. Recognising depressive illness. Types of depression. Causes of depressive illness. Suicide and deliberate self-harm. Professional help. Medical treatment. Psychological treatment. Social treatment. Appendix. 
Price: 17.00 AUD
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Knowing About Diabetes: For Insulin-Dependent Diabetics, Wise, P.H.
20 Wise, P.H. Knowing About Diabetes: For Insulin-Dependent Diabetics
UK Foulsham 1994 0572020201 / 9780572020200 Stapled Cover Very Good 12mo 
47 indexed pages including drawings. About one person in every eighty is diabetic, although only about one in four diabetics need insulin (insulin dependent) for treatment. This book is aimed at self care for the newly diagnosed insulin-dependent diabetic. If Diabetes has hit you, then you will want to know all about it. There will be questions which you ought to have asked your doctor and some which you may wish you had asked. The answers you Will find here. Self - Care for the newly diagnosed is at the heart of the book. Explanations and guide - line care are presented in an easy-to-understand form. Up-to-date is another strength here. Even those who have supported the problem for some years will gain from this latest thinking on the subject. For diabetics it provides a much better deal for Life. 
Price: 9.50 AUD
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