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    Twelve Patients

    Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital (The Inspiration for the NBC Drama New Amsterdam)

    Narrated by Eric Manheimer, MD ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 11 min

    In the spirit of Oliver Sacks and the inspiration for the NBC drama New Amsterdam, this intensely involving memoir from a Medical Director of Bellevue Hospital looks poignantly at patients' lives and highlights the complex mind-body connection.Using the plights of twelve very different patients--from dignitaries at the nearby UN, to supermax prisoners at Riker's Island, to illegal immigrants, and ... Read more

    $29.92 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How to Change Your Mind

    The New Science of Psychedelics

    Narrated by Michael Pollan ...

    Unabridged

    13 hours 35 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.How to Change Your Mind is a report from what could very well be the future of human consciousness, written and read by Michael Pollan.When LSD was first discovered in the 1940s, it seemed to researchers, scientists and doctors as if the world might be on the cusp of psychological revolution. It promised to shed light on the deep mysteries of consciousness, as well as ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    How Not to Die

    Discover the Foods Scientifically Proven to Prevent and Reverse Disease

    Narrated by Michael Greger ...

    Unabridged

    17 hours 9 min

    'This book may help those who are susceptible to illnesses that can be prevented with proper nutrition' – His Holiness the Dalai LamaThe international bestseller, Dr Michael Greger's How Not To Die gives effective, scientifically-proven nutritional advice to prevent our biggest killers – including heart disease, breast cancer, prostate cancer, high blood pressure and diabetes – and reveals the ... Read more

    $28.38 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    How Not to Diet

    The Groundbreaking Science of Healthy, Permanent Weight Loss

    Narrated by Michael Greger ...

    Unabridged

    23 hours 42 min

    'How Not to Diet is for those who want the facts, not your typical fantasy, filler or fluff.' - TelegraphPut an end to dieting and replace weight loss struggles with this easy approach to a healthy, plant-based lifestyle, from the bestselling author of How Not to Die.Every month seems to bring a trendy new diet or weight-loss fad – but they aren't making us happier or healthier as obesity rates c ... Read more

    $32.17 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Epidemics and Society

    From the Black Death to the Present

    Narrated by Eric Jason Martin ...

    Unabridged

    23 hours 34 min

    A "brilliant and sobering" (Paul Kennedy, Wall Street Journal) look at the history and human costs of pandemic outbreaks As seen on 60 Minutes The World Economic Forum #1 book to read for context on the coronavirus outbreak This sweeping exploration of the impact of epidemic diseases looks at how mass infectious outbreaks have shaped society, from the Black Death to today, and in a new preface ... Read more

    $44.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Still Not Safe

    Patient Safety and the Middle-Managing of American Medicine

    Unabridged

    7 hours 12 min

    Still Not Safe is the story of the rise of the patient-safety movement-and how an "epidemic" of medical errors was derived from a reality that didn't support such a characterization. Physician Robert Wears and organizational theorist Kathleen Sutcliffe trace the origins of patient safety to the emergence of market trends that challenged the place of doctors in the larger medical ecosystem: the ... Read more

    $37.43 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Dying of Whiteness

    How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America's Heartland

    Narrated by Jamie Renell ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 42 min

    A physician reveals how right-wing backlash policies have mortal consequences -- even for the white voters they promise to helpNamed one of the most anticipated books of 2019 by Esquire and the Boston GlobeIn the era of Donald Trump, many lower- and middle-class white Americans are drawn to politicians who pledge to make their lives great again. But as Dying of Whiteness shows, the policies that ... Read more

    $38.91 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Spike

    The Virus vs. The People - the Inside Story

    Narrated by Roger Davis ...

    Unabridged

    8 hours 16 min

    ***THE TOP 5 SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER***A pulse-racing journey through the science and politics of the pandemic. Did the UK government really 'follow the science' throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, as it claims?The Coronavirus pandemic has devastated lives and livelihoods around the world - and continues to do so. These personal tragedies will, and must, be told and heard. There is, however, also a ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Enviromedics

    The Impact of Climate Change on Human Health

    Narrated by John Pruden ...

    Unabridged

    6 hours 16 min

    Many of us have concerns about the effects of climate change on Earth, but we often overlook the essential issue of human health. This book addresses that oversight and enlightens listeners about the most important aspect of one of the greatest challenges of our time. The global environment is under massive stress from centuries of human industrialization. The projections regarding climate change ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

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    Body Respect

    What Conventional Health Books Get Wrong, Leave Out, and Just Plain Fail to Understand about Weight

    Unabridged

    4 hours 51 min

    Mainstream health science has let you down. Weight loss is not the key to health, diet and exercise are not effective weight-loss strategies, and fatness is not a death sentence. You've heard it before: there's a global health crisis, and, unless we make some changes, we're in trouble. That much is true-but the epidemic is NOT obesity. The real crisis lies in the toxic stigma placed on certain ... Read more

    $23.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Children and Environmental Toxins

    What Everyone Needs to Know

    Unabridged

    6 hours 53 min

    More than 80,000 new chemicals have been developed and released into the global environment during the last four decades. Today the World Health Organization attributes more than one-third of all childhood deaths to environmental causes, and as rates of childhood disease skyrocket-autism, asthma, ADHD, obesity, diabetes, and even birth defects-it raises serious, difficult questions around how the ... Read more

    $23.95 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Food Fix

    How to Save Our Health, Our Economy, Our Communities and Our Planet – One Bite at a Time

    by Mark Hyman ...
    Narrated by Mark Hyman ...

    Unabridged

    12 hours 16 min

    Our most powerful tool to reverse the global epidemic of chronic disease, heal the environment, reform politics, and revive economies is food. What we eat has tremendous implications not just for our waistlines, but also for the planet, society, and the global economy. What we do to our bodies, we do to the planet; and what we do to the planet, we do to our bodies.In Food Fix Mark Hyman explains ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Power of Tranquility in a Very Noisy World

    by Bernie Krause ...
    Narrated by Bernie Krause, Greg Littlefield ...

    Unabridged

    2 hours 59 min

    The artificial noise in our lives is a debris field of arbitrary and often harmful signals. Our lives are riddled with sound: heavy-footed neighbours, an ambulance screeching nearby, white noise from the television. Unsurprisingly, the noisy environment in which we live has an immense impact on our concentration, alertness, and feelings of anxiety.To help us manage the rubble that hinders our mind ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Plague Year

    America in the Time of Covid

    Narrated by Eric Jason Martin ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 30 min

    Brought to you by Penguin.'In the twenty-first century, infectious disease seemed like a nuisance, not like a mortal threat'Just as Lawrence Wright's The Looming Tower became the defining account of our century's first devastating event, 9/11, so The Plague Year will become the defining account of the second.The story starts with the initial moments of Covid's appearance in Wuhan and ends with ... Read more

    $24.61 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Lifelines

    A Doctor's Journey in the Fight for Public Health

    by Dr. Leana Wen ...
    Narrated by Dr. Leana Wen ...

    Unabridged

    11 hours 35 min

    "Dr. Wen is determined to convince listeners how crucial it is to make healthcare and all it encompasses higher priorities. Covering a variety of physical and mental health topics, Wen entreats listeners and supports her plea with solid evidence. She is vibrant in tone when pointing out how much public health affects our lives." -- Audiofile MagazineThis program is read by the author.From medical ... Read more

    $32.33 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    La seducción después de la pandemia

    by John Danen ...
    Narrated by John Danen ...

    Unabridged

    11 min

    Que cambios va a haber después de que pase la pandemia. En esta pequeña obra narro como adaptarse al mundo que vendrá después. ... Read more

    $5.92 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Political Determinants of Health

    Narrated by David Marantz ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 37 min

    Reduced life expectancy, worsening health outcomes, health inequity, and declining health care options-these are now realities for most Americans. However, in a country of more than 325 million people, addressing everyone's issues is challenging. How can we effect beneficial change for everyone so we all can thrive? What is the great equalizer? In this book, Daniel E. Dawes argues that political ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Drink?

    The New Science of Alcohol and Your Health

    Unabridged

    6 hours 36 min

    World-renowned Professor of Neuropsychopharmacology, David Nutt - breaks down the science and effect of alcohol on our health, mood, sleep, productivity, how it travels through our bodies and brains - and explains on a practical level how we can make changes to positively impact our relationship with it and understanding of it; thereby improving our quality of life for the long-term.He will ... Read more

    $35.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    The Impatient Dr. Lange

    One Man's Fight to End the Global HIV Epidemic

    by Seema Yasmin ...
    Narrated by Seema Yasmin ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 16 min

    Dr. Lange graduated from medical school in 1981, right as a new plague swept across the globe. His story became intertwined with the story of HIV. At once a physician, scientist, AIDS activist, and medical diplomat, Lange studied ways to battle HIV and prevent its spread from mother to child. Fighting the injustices of poverty, Lange advocated for better access to health care for the poor and the ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Anti-vaxxers

    How to Challenge a Misinformed Movement

    Narrated by Daniel Henning ...

    Unabridged

    7 hours 17 min

    In Anti-Vaxxers, Jonathan Berman explores the phenomenon of the anti-vaccination movement, recounting its history from its nineteenth-century antecedents to today's activism, examining its claims, and suggesting a strategy for countering them. After providing background information on vaccines and how they work, Berman describes resistance to Britain's Vaccination Act of 1853, showing that the ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    A Terrible Thing to Waste

    Environmental Racism and Its Assault on the American Mind

    Narrated by Ron Butler ...

    Unabridged

    10 hours 13 min

    A "powerful and indispensable" look at the devastating consequences of environmental racism (Gerald Markowitz) -- and what we can do to remedy its toxic effects on marginalized communities.Did you know...Middle-class African American households with incomes between $50,000 and $60,000 live in neighborhoods that are more polluted than those of very poor white households with incomes below $10,000 ... Read more

    $37.41 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Reducing Gun Violence in America

    Informing Policy with Evidence and Analysis

    Unabridged

    8 hours 2 min

    Amid a growing consensus that the staggeringtoll of gun violence in the United States is an urgent public health issue, theJohns Hopkins University’s Bloomberg School of Public Health has convenedexperts on gun policy and violence from the United States and selected othercountries to summarize relevant research and its implications for policymakersand concerned citizens. Legal scholars weigh in on ... Read more

    $25.39 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Deep Water Dream

    A Medical Voyage of Discovery in Rural Northern Ontario

    Narrated by Catherine Alexander ...

    Unabridged

    5 hours 4 min

    A hopeful memoir that shares the author’s voyage of discovery as a mother, wife, and physician in underserved communities in northern Ontario.In underserved areas of Canada, the communities themselves can be one of the strongest parts of the health care team. Dr. Gretchen Roedde shows how local communities play a major role in responding to illness, birth, and death, making each more meaningful ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD or free with audiobook trial

  • Audiobook

    Blood Runs Coal

    The Yablonski Murders and the Battle for the United Mine Workers of America

    Narrated by Perry Daniels ...

    Unabridged

    9 hours 32 min

    In the early hours of New Year's Eve 1969, in the small soft coal mining borough of Clarksville, Pennsylvania, longtime trade union insider Joseph "Jock" Yablonski and his wife and daughter were brutally murdered in their old stone farmhouse. Seven months earlier, Yablonski had announced his campaign to oust the corrupt president of the United Mine Workers of America (UMWA), Tony Boyle. Yablonski ... Read more

    $29.94 AUD or free with audiobook trial