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The Aphorisms of Hippocrates. With a translation into Latin and English by Thomas Coar.

By Hippocrates

New York: Gryphon Editions / Classics of Medecine Library, 1982. This is a fascimile of the tri-lingual Coar edition first published by Longmans, London 1822. and now "Privately printed for the members of the Classics of Medicine Library" in a handsome volume beautifully printed on fine paper with gilded edges, bound in tooled leather with marbled endpapers. Coloured frontispiece tipped in. 314p. indexes in Latin and English. A nice gift copy for a newly graduated medical student. First Thus. Leather. As New/No Jacket.

$55.00

Soma / Body Atlas

By Walker, Richard

Athens: Ellenika Grammata, 2006. A fascinating tour of human anatomy fullt illustrated with transparencies. A Greek translation of work originally published by Dorling Kindersley . 1st Greek Edition. Hardcover/Spiral Binding. New Book from Greece.

$38.00

Patheseis Tou Mastou / Diseases of the Breast

By Dixon, John Michael & Leonard, Robert K.P.

Athens: Dorling Kindersley / Ellenika Grammata, 2009. Translation into Greek by Kitty Xenaki from the series "Family Doctor Guides "of the British Medical Association. 96p, illus index . 1st Greek Edition. Softcover. Illus. by Translation Kitty Xenakis.

$17.50

Mathete Gia Tin Noso Alzheimer Kai Alles Morphes Anoias

By Graham, Nori & Warner James

Athens: Tachydromko Tamiefteriko , 2011. Translation into Greek of "Understanding Alzheimers Disease and other Dementias" originally published by Family Doctor publications and the British Medical Association.. 1st Greek Edition. Softcover. New Book from Greece.

$20.00

50/50: Secrets I Learned Running 50 Marathons in 50 Days--and How You Too Can Achieve Super Endurance
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50/50: Secrets I Learned Running 50 Marathons in 50 Days--and How You Too Can Achieve Super Endurance

By Karnazes, Dean

Boston, MA.: Wellness Central, 2008. In the Fall of 2006, Dean Karnazes, known as the 'Lance Armstrong of the running world', took on the ultimate challenge: running 50 marathons in 50 states in 50 consecutive days. Dean set off in a caravan packed with fellow runners, with nothing more than a roadmap and a determination that defied all physical limitations. 50/50 goes beyond the incredible story of these 50 marathons. It is a firsthand, fascinating story of what it's like to push the limits of strength under grueling conditions - and how Dean Karnazes pulled off the extraordinary. This book is also packed with Dean's secrets that runners everywhere will want to know. These include what to do when you hit a wall, how to adapt quickly to drastic terrain, how to get motivated after a really tough day, and the best diet and exercise tips to improve your own best time. Complete with Dean's practical tips on building endurance, this book will appeal to marathon runners and athletes everywhere, as well as to readers who crave an inspiring story of incredible accomplishment. . Uncorrected Proof. Softcover. As New.

$15.00

Passing through the Fever: Anatomy of an Epidemic

By Sawchuk, L.A.; Benady, S.G. & Burke, S.D.A

Toronto: Diva Media, 2005. Well documented, illustrated account of the causes and progression of an epidemic of Yellow Fever in Gibraltar in 1828. 242p. illus.bibliography Neat copy, but a few pages near the end underlined. . 1st Can Ed. Softcover. Good>Very Good.

$15.00

Anatomical Studies on Motion of the Heart & Blood /Exercitatio Anatomicus De Motu Cordis Et Sanguinis in Animalibus.

By Harvey, William

Springfield, IL: Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd, 1978. An English translation from the Latin "Exercitatio Anatomicus De Motu Cordis Et Sanguinis in Animalibus." , with annotations, of the classic work on Circulation of the Blood by William Harvey (first published 1628) 150p. illus index. Student copy only with underlinings . Reprint. Soft Cover. Good. Illus. by Trans . Chauncey D.Leake..

$10.00

In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto
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In Defense of Food: An Eater's Manifesto

By Pollan, Michael

New York: Penguin, 2008. "From the author of the bestselling "The Omnivore's Dilemma" comes this bracing and eloquent manifesto that shows readers how they might start making thoughtful food choices that can enrich their lives and enlarge their sense of what it means to be healthy." 244p. bibliography index.. Hard. New/New.

$17.50

Stop Aging, Start Living: The Revolutionary 2-Week Ph Diet That Erases Wrinkles, Beautifies Skin, and Makes You Feel Fantastic
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Stop Aging, Start Living: The Revolutionary 2-Week Ph Diet That Erases Wrinkles, Beautifies Skin, and Makes You Feel Fantastic

By Graf, Jeannette

New York: Crown Pub, 2007. " Though other skin-care experts have identified free radicals and cellular inflammation as key triggers to the breakdown of healthy skin,renowned dermatologist Jeannette Graf has discovered a way to prevent these saboteurs from developing in the first place. "Stop Aging, Start Living" presents a four-part plan focusing on changing your body's ratio of acids to alkalinesthrough altering your diet. Our cells- and consequently our skin- can only function best when the pH balance of our body is at its proper level and Dr. Graf shows readers the strategies for achieving this to look younger.". First Edition. Hard Cover. New/New.

$15.00

Confessions of a Medical Heretic

By Mendelsohn, Robert S.

New York: Warner Books, 1980. Pbk. Very Good.

$12.50

My Big Fat Greek Diet: How A 467-pound Physician Hit His Ideal Weight And How You Can Too
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My Big Fat Greek Diet: How A 467-pound Physician Hit His Ideal Weight And How You Can Too

By Yphantides, Nick

New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 2004. 1st US Edition. Hard. New/New.

$15.00

My Big Fat Greek Diet: How A 467-pound Physician Hit His Ideal Weight And How You Can Too
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My Big Fat Greek Diet: How A 467-pound Physician Hit His Ideal Weight And How You Can Too

By Yphantides, Nick

New York: Thomas Nelson & Sons, 2004. 1st US Edition. Hard. As New/As New.

$15.00

An Unexpected Journey: Women's Voices of Hope After Breast Cancer

By Galambos, Aniko

Toronto: Gynergy Books, 1998. Collection of personal accounts by women from all kinds of backgrounds who are breast cancer survivors. 190. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New.

$15.00

An Unexpected Journey: Women's Voices of Hope After Breast Cancer

By Galambos, Aniko

Toronto: Gynergy Books, 1998. Collection of personal accounts by women from all kinds of backgrounds who are breast cancer survivors. 190. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New.

$15.00

An Unexpected Journey: Women's Voices of Hope After Breast Cancer

By Galambos, Aniko

Toronto: Gynergy Books, 1998. Collection of personal accounts by women from all kinds of backgrounds who are breast cancer survivors. 190. First Edition. Soft Cover. As New.

$15.00