Category: HEALTH


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Massage for the Million.


Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Thorsons. nd.:

Seller ID: 25622

"Describes in simple terms the Modern Methods of the Art of Massage and illustrates how this science can be used in cases of Lumbago and numerous other ailments". Pp 71, top edge near to top of spine looks chewed, spotting to closed page edges. P/b. G. View more info

A Review of the Effects of Alcohol on Man.

By: ANON.:

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London: Victor Gollancz, 1931.:

Seller ID: 27381

Proof copy. Contents include: The Physiological Actions of Alcohol; Alcohol as Poison; Alcohol and the Body's Resistance to Disease; Mental Effects of Alcohol; Alcohol and Mental Disorder; The Changes in the Body Caused by Alcohol; Alcohol in the Practice of Medicine; The Racial Effects of Alcohol, proof-editing annotations and marginal notations. Cream card covers slightly rubbed. G+. View more info

Drug Problems. Where to get Help.


Price: £4.50

Publisher: London: BBC Drugwatch and SCODA, 1986.:

Seller ID: 13765

Rep. "This first-ever National Directory of Drug Services has been produced by the BBC Drugwatch programme in conjunction with the Standing Conference on Drug Abuse and lists every agency in the UK providing help, advice and treatment for users of drugs of all kinds. Foreword by Princess Diana". Pp.155. P/b, G+. View more info

The Human Venture in Sex, Love and Marriage.

By: BERTOCCI, Peter A.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Longmans, Green & Co, 1957.:

Seller ID: 21125

1st British ed. "This book is written for young men and women who are facing problems concerned with sexual behaviour before marriage." Pp.143. Laminated card covers. VG. View more info

The Book of 1001 Home Health Remedies. Over a Thousand Practical Healing Tips Anyone Can Use at Home.

By: BEVERLY, Cal. (ed).:

Price: £8.00

Publisher: Peachtree City: FC & A Publishing. 1993.:

Seller ID: 24243

1st ed. "The answer book full of today's best healing tips and techniques". Pp 427. P/b. G+. View more info

HELP! First Aid for Everyday Emergencies.

By: BEZZANT, Norman.:

Price: £4.50

Publisher: Glasgow: Collins. 1978.:

Seller ID: 22997

1st ed. "Presents simple clear advice grouped in three main sections: Being Prepared - including Equipment and the Help Routine. Routines for Giving Assistance - including Bleeding and Unconsciousness. Special Circumstances - including everything from Road Accidents to Emergency Childbirth". Pp 126, some b/w illustrations. P/b, sunning to spine, illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Healthy Eating. Fact and Fiction.

By: BRADLEY, Anna.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Consumers' Association. 1989.:

Seller ID: 18746

"A guide to the long-term health implications of diet - and to improving your eating habits for life". Pp 176 + questionnaire. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

World Heath.


Price: £3.00

Publisher: Harmondsworth: Penguin. 1958.:

Seller ID: 16766

1st ed. "Explains the worldwide problems of food, population, disease, and physical and social welfare". Pp 405. Pages toned. P/b. Crease to bottom corner front cover. G. View more info

The Woman A to Z of Health.

By: BRUCE, Christina.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Arcturus. 1999.:

Seller ID: 16963

"Provides answers to some of the most commonly asked questions about health. A list of illness and diseases listed in alphabetical order". Pp 191. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Herbal Teas for Health and Healing.


Price: £3.00

Publisher: Wellingborough, England: Thorsons Publishers, 1985.:

Seller ID: 17039

2nd imp. "Part of 'Nature's Way Series'. A lifelong naturalist describes a wide range of tea-making herbs and gives instructions for their preparation and use. Pp.96,with b/w illustrations, toning to pages. P/b with illustrated cover. G+. View more info

Herbal Teas. For Health and Healing.


Price: £3.00

Publisher: Northhants: Thorsons Pub, 1984.:

Seller ID: 16453

1st ed. "A lifelong naturalist describes a wide range of tea-making herbs and gives instructions for their preparation and use." Pp. 96, pages toned. P/b. G+. View more info

Sex Manners for Men.

By: CHARTHAM, Robert.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: Leslie Frewin Pub Ltd, 1974.:

Seller ID: 16116

Rep. "How to be both Husband and Lover. The techniques that every husband should know to please his wife." Pp. 144, pages toned, some b/w illustrations in book. P/b. scuffed and creased spine. G+. View more info

Unmarried Love. Sexual wisdom for the single.

By: CHESSER, Eustace.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: London: Corgi Books. 1967.:

Seller ID: 15717

"Offers unprejudiced advice to those who find themselves living in a world increasingly aware of sexual emancipation". Pp 156. Pages toned. P/b. Spine scuffed. Illustrated cover. G. View more info

Nature Cure for Prostate Troubles. (Self-Help Series.)

By: CLEMENTS, Harry.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Wellingborough: Thorsons Publishers Ltd., 1978.:

Seller ID: 21996

Rep. "Important advice from a naturopathic practitioner on dealing with prostate troubles without recourse to surgery." 18.4cms. x 11.2cms. Pp. 64, pages toned. Laminated boards. G. View more info

Strong at the Broken Places. Voices of Illness, a Chorus of Hope.

By: COHEN, Richard M.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: New York: HarperCollins, 2008. 9780060763114:

Seller ID: 43747

ISBN: 0060763116

1st edition. The remarkable story of five ordinary people trapped in the complex world of serious chronic illness. "Cohen spent three years chronicling the lives of five diverse 'citizens of sickness': Denise, who suffers from ALS; Buzz, whose Christian faith helps him deal with his non-Hodgkin's lymphoma; Sarah, a determined young woman with Crohn's disease; Ben, a college student with muscular dystrophy; Larry, whose bipolar disorder is hidden within." Pp.xx/332, 5 black & white portrait photos, slight toning to pages. Blue cloth, dustwrapper has minor edge wear. G+/VG. View more info

Understanding Osteoporosis.

By: COMPSTON, Dr. Juliet.:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Family Doctors Publications, 1999.:

Seller ID: 12955

"Not designed as a substitute for personal medical advice but as a supplement to that advice for the patient who wishes to understand more about his/her condition." Pp. 72. Many col. illustrations. P/b. Illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Super Nutrients Handbook.

By: COSTAIN, Lyndel.:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London: Dorling Kindersley. 2001.:

Seller ID: 28104

1st ed. "Looks at the latest research into phytochemicals and tells the facts behind the headlines and claims". Pp 128, many colour illustrations. P/b, illustrated cover. VG. View more info

Your Prostate. What Every Man Over 40 Needs To Know... Now!


Price: £5.00

Publisher: U.S.A: United Research Pub, 1992.:

Seller ID: 14565

Rep. Pp.178. P/b. VG. View more info

A Garden of Miracles. Herbal Drinks.

By: DAVIES, Jill.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: New York: Beaufort Books, 1985.:

Seller ID: 16419

1st ed. "Herbal teas are here to stay. Refreshing, fragrant and healthful, they have become increasingly popular in recent years. In this informative and delightful book Jill Davies shows how to develop an awareness and an intuitive understanding of herbs and their uses." Pp. 144, pages slightly toned. P/b, 24.5cms x 19cms. G+. View more info

Attitudes to Cancer.

By: DEELEY, Thomas J.:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London: SPCK, 1979.:

Seller ID: 11035

"Attitudes to cancer...details of the disease and the many forms it can take, and how the diagnosis is made...treatment of the patient at home and in hospital." Pp.120, fep absent. P/b. G+. View more info