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Contagious

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    Viral: The Search for the Origin of Covid-19

    Narrated by Gavin Osborn ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 17 min

    Understanding how Covid-19 started is more important than we know for the future of humankind.Determining whether the virus came from nature or from a lab will help us to safeguard against the next pandemic.This disease will forever punctuate modern history. It has led to the deaths of millions, sickened hundreds of millions and affected the lives of almost every person on the planet. We now know ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    A Planet of Viruses

    Third Edition

    by Carl Zimmer ...
    Narrated by Stephen Bowlby ...

    Unabridged

    3 hours 27 min

    In 2020, an invisible germ-a virus-wholly upended our lives. We're most familiar with the viruses that give us colds or Covid-19. But viruses also cause a vast range of other diseases, including one disorder that makes people sprout branch-like growths as if they were trees. Viruses have been a part of our lives for so long that we are actually part virus: the human genome contains more DNA from ... Read more

    $19.45 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Preventable

    The Politics of Pandemics and How to Stop the Next One

    by Devi Sridhar ...

    Unabridged

    Brought to you by Penguin.Preventable uses the spellbinding story of the COVID-19 pandemic to show how global politics shape our health.Professor Devi Sridhar has risen to prominence for her vital roles in communicating science to the public and speaking truth to power. In Preventable she highlights lessons learned from outbreaks past and present in a narrative that traces the COVID-19 pandemic - ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    COVID-19 and World Order

    The Future of Conflict, Competition, and Cooperation

    Narrated by Mike Lenz ...

    Unabridged

    17 hours 45 min

    The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has killed hundreds of thousands of people and infected millions while also devastating the world economy. The consequences of the pandemic, however, go much further: they threaten the fabric of national and international politics around the world. As Henry Kissinger warned, "The coronavirus epidemic will forever alter the world order." What will be the consequences ... Read more

    $44.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Diseases without Borders

    Boosting Your Immunity Against Infectious Diseases from the Flu and Measles to Tuberculosis

    Narrated by Barry Baer ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 18 min

    New York Times bestselling author and expert in epidemiology Dr. Michael Savage explains the origins of viruses and their impact on the U.S.With new and resurgent diseases resulting from unregulated immigration and a politicized public health system, Michael Savage sees the need for some changes - starting with the President and the Center for Disease Control telling us the truth.Savage makes his ... Read more

    $14.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Staying Alive in Toxic Times

    A Seasonal Guide to Lifelong Health

    Narrated by Dr Jenny Goodman ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 4 min

    The must-have health bible that explains exactly how to stay in radiant, optimal health all year round.Are you confused about what supplements you should be taking? Do you want to know how you can reverse the effects of pollution on your body? Would you like to eat seasonally?Drawing on Dr Jenny Goodman's 20+ years' experience as a medical doctor, lecturer and qualified nutritionist, Staying Alive ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The American Plague

    The Untold Story of Yellow Fever, The Epidemic That Shaped Our History

    Narrated by Paul Woodson ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 29 min

    Over the course of history, yellow fever has paralyzed governments, halted commerce, quarantined cities, moved the U.S. capital, and altered the outcome of wars. During a single summer in Memphis alone, it cost more lives than the Chicago fire, the San Francisco earthquake, and the Johnstown flood combined. In 1900, the U.S. sent three doctors to Cuba to discover how yellow fever was spread. There ... Read more

    $25.44 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Summary of John M. Barry's The Great Influenza

    by Swift Reads ...
    Narrated by Pete Ferrand ...

    Unabridged

    24 min

    Buy now to get the insights from John M. Barry's The Great Influenza.Sample Insights:Throughout history, while relatively continuous and steady progress was being made in most areas of science, the medical field seemed to suffer from extremely slow advancement. This may be due to researchers’ tendency to focus on observation and logic rather than hands-on exploration of nature and living bodies ... Read more

    $8.97 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Leading Through A Pandemic

    The Inside Story of Humanity, Innovation, and Lessons Learned During the COVID-19 Crisis

    Unabridged

    6 hours 26 min

    What was it like at the epicenter, inside the health system that cared for more COVID-19 patients than any other in the United States? Leading Through a Pandemic: The Inside Story of Lessons Learned about Innovation, Leadership, and Humanity During the COVID-19Crisis takes readers inside Northwell Health, New York's largest health system. From the C-suite to the front lines, the book reports on ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Apollo's Arrow

    The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live

    Unabridged

    12 hours 10 min

    A piercing and scientifically grounded look at the emergence of the coronavirus pandemic and how it will change the way we live—"excellent and timely." (The New Yorker)Apollo's Arrow offers a riveting account of the impact of the coronavirus pandemic as it swept through American society in 2020, and of how the recovery will unfold in the coming years. Drawing on momentous (yet dimly remembered) ... Read more

    $38.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Pandemics

    A Very Short Introduction

    Narrated by Joe Barrett ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours

    Christian W. McMillen provides a concise yet comprehensive account of pandemics throughout human history, illustrating how pandemic disease has shaped history and, at the same time, social behavior has influenced pandemic disease. This Very Short Introduction describes history's major pandemics-plague, tuberculosis, malaria, smallpox, cholera, influenza, and HIV/AIDS-highlighting how each disease ... Read more

    $23.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Virus

    Vaccinations, the CDC, and the Hijacking of America's Response to the Pandemic

    by Nina Burleigh ...
    Narrated by Nina Burleigh ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 3 min

    A few months before the virus slammed the world, global public health experts declared the United States the most prepared for a possible pandemic. Instead, we watched as the disease killed half a million Americans. A stunned nation has been too busy grieving and doing damage control to ask why, or to comprehend just how much of the blundering and chaos of the pandemic response was either ... Read more

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    First, Wear a Face Mask

    A Doctor's Guide to Reducing Risk of Infection During the Pandemic and Beyond

    Narrated by Jim Seybert ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 11 min

    Stay safe and stay calm. A New York University microbiologist gives you the knowledge you need to protect yourself from COVID-19 and other common infectious diseases.With the spread of COVID-19, the world has never felt less safe. And with so much advice out there, it's hard to know whether you're taking the right precautions to stay safe. Don't panic: there are simple steps you can take to best ... Read more

    $14.98 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Stopping the Next Pandemic

    How Covid-19 Can Help Us Save Humanity

    Narrated by Cynthia Barrett ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 12 min

    'Excellent . . . analyses clearly and authoritatively how the coronavirus pandemic played out, what governments should have done, and what we need to do when it happens again - as it undoubtedly will' Financial Times'You could not hope for a better guide to the pandemic world order than Debora MacKenzie, who's been on this story from the start. This is an authoritative yet readable explanation of ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Supercharge Your Body Against Corona Virus

    A Step-By-Step Plan To Boosting Your Immune System To Fight Against Covid-19 And Other Viruses and Bacteria

    Narrated by Lizzy Louis ...

    Unabridged

    23 min

    The food we eat, the quality of our sleep, and the level of stress are all things that are within our control to supercharge our body.Yet, not many know the secret nutrients that make a virus unwelcome in their body and help fight sickness off.Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is an advantage when it comes to strengthening our immune system.While most people adopt healthy behaviors when they are ... Read more

    $14.96 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Soap and Water & Common Sense

    The definitive guide to viruses, bacteria, parasites and disease

    Narrated by Dawn Harvey ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 9 min

    The definitive guide to fighting coronaviruses, colds, flus, pandemics, and deadly diseases, from one of North America’s leading public health authorities, now updated with a new introduction on protecting yourself and others from COVID-19.Dr. Bonnie Henry, a leading epidemiologist (microbe hunter) and public health doctor at the forefront of the fight against the worldwide COVID-19 coronavirus ... Read more

    $22.45 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Pandemic Century

    A History of Global Contagion

    Narrated by John Lee ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 40 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.A Financial Times Best Book of the YearThe most timely and informative history book you will read this year, tracing a century of pandemics.Ever since the 1918 Spanish influenza pandemic, scientists have dreamed of preventing catastrophic outbreaks of infectious disease. Yet, despite a century of medical progress, viral and bacterial disasters continue to take us by ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Deadliest Enemy

    Our War Against Killer Germs

    Unabridged

    11 hours 25 min

    The USA Today Bestseller'The infectious disease expert who predicted the spread of coronavirus' - Daily Mail'Osterholm has produced a sharp, persuasive and urgent manifesto for how the world needs to think differently about natural threats, offering a blueprint for setting priorities and explaining why the infrastructure of global health needs reconfiguring... Deadliest Enemy will help to set the ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    World War C

    Lessons from the COVID-19 Pandemic and How to Prepare for the Next One

    Narrated by Dr Sanjay Gupta ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 44 min

    CNN chief medical correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta, offers an accessible, data-packed answer to our biggest questions about Covid-19: What have we learned about this pandemic and how can we prepare for - or prevent - the next one?Frontline Covid-19 health journalist, Dr. Sanjay Gupta has barely left his primetime seat in his makeshift studio basement since the pandemic began (other than to perform ... Read more

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    En tiempos de contagio

    Narrated by Javier Portugués ...

    Unabridged

    1 hour

    Giordano nos obliga a coger aire ante la crisis del COVID-19 y reflexionar sobre nuestra responsabilidad colectiva, porque, «en tiempos de contagio, somos un solo organismo, una comunidad».Un nuevo virus irrumpe en un país lejano, aunque no tan lejano. La Tierra se ha vuelto pequeña. Día tras día, billones de impulsos digitales transportan la información a la velocidad de la luz de un punto a otro ... Read more

    $19.79 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Plague

    A Very Short Introduction

    by Paul Slack ...
    Narrated by Gareth Richards ...

    Unabridged

    32 min

    Throughout history plague has been the cause of many major catastrophes. It was responsible for the "Plague of Justinian" in 542, the Black Death of 1348, and the Great Plague of London in 1665, as well as for devastating epidemics in China and India between the 1890s and 1920s. In the twenty-first century Coronavirus pandemics have served as a powerful reminder that we have not escaped the global ... Read more

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    The Ruby Princess

    by Duncan McNab ...
    Narrated by David Tredinnick ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 23 min

    In the early hours of Thursday 19 March 2020, the luxury cruise liner Ruby Princess docked at Sydney's Circular Quay, the gateway to Australia.Hours later, 2700 passengers disembarked. Yet in the middle of a pandemic sweeping the planet, there were no health checks. Over the next few days, the passengers got some bad news. The COVID-19 virus had infected some on the ship, and it spread rapidly. ... Read more

    $39.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    The Flu Pandemic and You

    A Canadian Guide

    Narrated by Fred Sanders ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 3 min

    An essential survival guide – both to pandemic influenza, and to the hype surrounding it.Written by an emergency physician and a public health physician, The Flu Pandemic and You is a timely and forthright guide on how to prepare for an influenza pandemic, and how to understand the broader context in which this health threat exists.With cool heads and professional expertise, Drs. Lam and Lee ... Read more

    $29.88 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    COVID-19

    What you need to know about the coronavirus and the race for the vaccine

    Unabridged

    2 hours 41 min

    Australia and New Zealand editionFrom award-winning science journalist Dr Michael Mosley: The story of COVID-19, the greatest public health threat of our time ...This book charts the trajectory of a novel virus, from its emergence in China at the end of 2019 to its rapid worldwide spread.Based on the latest scientific discoveries, Dr Mosley provides a fascinating and detailed understanding of the ... Read more

    $19.45 AUD or free with audiobook trial