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  • The COVID-19 Pandemic of Fear

    Are medical and scientific facts being obscured by politics?

    by Margaret Stevenson

    Are we being told the whole truth about COVID 19 or just a one-sided view? Why is the PCR test being used to diagnose this disease when it’s not fit-for-purpose? Was this coronavirus modified in a laboratory using gain-of-function research to increase transmissibility? Will the COVID 19 vaccines really work? Could hydroxychloroquine, zinc and specific vitamins be an effective treatment? Why have ... Read more

    $11.99 AUD

  • The Ruby Princess

    by Duncan McNab

    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

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Contagion Myth

    Why Viruses (including "Coronavirus") Are Not the Cause of Disease

    by Thomas S. Cowan and 2 more

    For readers of Plague of Corruption, Thomas S. Cowan, MD, and Sally Fallon Morell ask the question: are there really such things as "viruses"? Or are electro smog, toxic living conditions, and 5G actually to blame for COVID-19?The official explanation for today’s COVID-19 pandemic is a “dangerous, infectious virus.” This is the rationale for isolating a large portion of the world’s population in ... Read more

    $21.99 AUD

  • Spillover

    the powerful, prescient book that predicted the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic.

    by David Quammen

    Read this gripping, timely book about the transmission of deadly viruses from animal to human populations, and how we can fight the current Covid-19 pandemic.WITH A NEW AFTERWORD ON CORONAVIRUSAs globalization spreads and as we destroy the ancient ecosystems, we encounter strange and dangerous infections that originate in animals but that can be transmitted to humans. Diseases that were contained ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • COVID-19

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

    by Dr Dr Michael Mosley

    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

    $12.99 AUD

  • Defeating the Ministers of Death

    The compelling story of vaccination, one of medicine's greatest triumphs

    by David Isaacs

    The compelling story of vaccination.We may fear terrorist attacks, but in truth humans have always had far more to fear from infections. In 1919, Spanish flu killed over 50 million people, more than died in both world wars combined. In 1950, an estimated 50 million people caught smallpox worldwide, of whom 10 million died. In 1980, before measles vaccine was widely used, an estimated 2.6 million ... Read more

    $20.99 AUD

  • The Rules of Contagion

    Why Things Spread - and Why They Stop

    by Adam Kucharski

    series Wellcome Collection
    An Observer Book of the YearA Times Science Book of the YearA New Statesman Book of the Year**A Financial Times Science Book of the Year'It is hard to imagine a more timely book ... much of the modern world will make more sense having read it.' The Times**A deadly virus suddenly explodes into the population. A political movement gathers pace, and then quickly... ... Read more

    $11.43 AUD

  • Rabid

    A Cultural History of the World's Most Diabolical Virus

    by Bill Wasik and 1 more

    A maddened creature, frothing at the mouth, lunges at an innocent victim—and, with a bite, transforms its prey into another raving monster. It’s a scenario that underlies our darkest tales of supernatural horror, but its power derives from a very real virus, a deadly scourge known to mankind from our earliest days. In this fascinating exploration, journalist Bill Wasik and veterinarian Monica ... Read more

    $11.10 AUD

  • Corona, False Alarm?

    Facts and Figures

    by Karina Reiss and 3 more

    Does the race for vaccine development make sense? What are the chances of success? Will the vaccine be safe? Will people accept it??In June 2020, Corona, False Alarm? exploded into the German market, selling 200,000 copies and 75,000 e-books in the first six weeks.No other topic dominates our attention as much as coronavirus and COVID-19, the infectious disease it triggers. There’s been a global ... Read more

    $18.47 AUD

  • Deadliest Enemy

    Our War Against Killer Germs

    by Dr Michael Osterholm and 1 more

    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

    $16.99 AUD

  • The Pandemic Century

    A History of Global Contagion from the Spanish Flu to Covid-19

    by Mark Honigsbaum

    A Financial Times Best Book of the YearThe most timely and informative history book you will read this year, tracing a century of pandemics, with a new chapter on COVID-19.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

    $14.99 AUD

  • How to Survive a Pandemic

    by Michael Greger MD and 2 more

    From tuberculosis to bird flu and HIV to coronavirus, these infectious diseases share a common origin story: human interaction with animals. Otherwise known as zoonotic diseases for their passage from animals to humans, these pathogens - both pre-existing ones and those newly identified - emerge and re-emerge throughout history, sparking epidemics and pandemics that have resulted in millions of ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD

  • Virusphere: Explains the science behind the coronavirus outbreak

    by Frank Ryan

    A virologist’s insight into how viruses evolve and why global epidemics are inevitableIn 1993 a previously healthy young man was drowning in the middle of a desert, in fluids produced by his own lungs. This was the beginning of the terrifying Sin Nombre hantavirus epidemic and the start of a scientific journey that would forever change our understanding of what it means to be human.After ... Read more

    $10.99 AUD

  • On Pandemics

    Deadly Diseases from Bubonic Plague to Coronavirus

    by David Waltner-Toews

    Written by a leading epidemiologist, this engrossing book answers our questions about animal diseases that jump to humans – called zoonoses – including why they have become more common in recent history, and what we can do about them.Almost all pandemics and epidemics – including SARS, Ebola and now COVID-19 – have been caused by diseases that come to us from animals. In On Pandemics, David ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Apollo's Arrow

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

    by Nicholas A. Christakis and 2 more

    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

    $27.99 AUD

  • Candida Cure: The Secret to the Cure of Yeast Infection In Men And Yeast Infection Women Including The Easy Tips For Yeast Infection Treatment Today By Applying Candida Diet Plan!

    by Brian Jeff

    Candidiasis, also referred to as “yeast infection” is a contamination restricted particularly to the mucous-like membrane or skin, triggered in human beings by candida, which is a type of fungi.It is typically seen as round white, whitish-gray or cream colored large colonies when cultured in laboratory agar plates.Well, the most common species known to man is candida albicans. However, the truth ... Read more

    $6.99 AUD

  • Contagion

    The Science of Pandemics

    by Rick Edwards

    From the bestselling authors behind Science(ish) and Hollywood Wants to Kill You...A fascinating free ebook about the science of viruses - all told through the Hollywood blockbuster Contagion.Viruses can spread faster than fear - but where do they come from? What makes them so powerful? And how do we stop them spreading like wildfire?With wit and intelligence, Rick Edwards and Dr Michael Brooks ... Read more

    $1.64 AUD

  • Red Brick Birdcage

    A POLIO STORY - don't let this happen to your children

    by Michael Creurer

    This is the story of a child who unknowingly participated in a very important chapter of Canadian history, a painful chapter that taught Michael and hundreds of thousands of others like him in North America how it was indeed possible to survive and thrive after a potentially deadly disease left them disabled. From the onset of polio until the age of 13 Michael experienced many elective surgeries ... Read more

    $6.63 AUD

  • Coronavirus Made Simple

    by Devi Nampiaparampil and 2 more

    Hospitals and healthcare workers struggle to keep up with the demand as the new coronavirus (COVID-19) spreads across the U.S. and throughout the world.Hundreds of millions of people are social distancing, quarantining, and sheltering in place to slow down the spread of the virus. The stock market is plunging and the global economy is heading into a recession because of the virus and because of ... Read more

    $8.99 AUD

  • Leading Through a Pandemic

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

    by Michael J. Dowling and 1 more

    **"A clarifying must-read in these uncertain times.” —GOVERNOR ANDREW CUOMOJourney behind the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic with Northwell Health, New York’s largest health system.**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 ... Read more

    $28.99 AUD

  • Viruses, Pandemics, and Immunity

    by Andrey Shaw and 2 more

    series MIT Press First Reads
    How viruses emerge to cause pandemics, how our immune system combats them, and how diagnostic tests, vaccines, and antiviral therapies work.Throughout history, humans have contended with pandemics. History is replete with references to plagues, pestilence, and contagion, but the devastation wrought by pandemics had been largely forgotten by the twenty-first century. Now, the enormous human and ... Read more

    $18.47 AUD

  • Bartholin Cyst Antidote

    Complete Guide on How to Treat and Prevent Bartholin Cyst

    by Roslyn Avila

    A Bartholin Cyst which is also called a Bartholin duct Cyst usually occurs when the duct of the Bartholin gland becomes blocked which results to the development of a eczemaid filled cystIt can sometimes be caused by an infection but Bartholin cyst is not an infectionThe Bartholin gland is usually located between the vagina and the vulva which is the external part of the female genitals and thus ... Read more

    $4.59 AUD

  • Vaccines

    Does herd immunity justify permanent impairment for a few?

    by Catherine Dumont

    Vaccines have eradicated dangerous diseases and prevented epidemics. However, to promote vaccination and achieve herd immunity, much of the relevant information remains silenced. Statistics indicate that certain vaccines can cause irreversible damage in a small number of cases. But what would happen if your child was the case within that tiny amount? If informed consent is an unquestionable part ... Read more

    $6.53 AUD

  • How to Get Rid of Toenail Fungus Using This Simple Guide

    by Ophelia Myall

    This eBook might be one of the shortest book, you have ever read; however, it may be one of the most important, that is, if you have been fighting nail fungus for years without succeeding. According to my research, nail fungus also medically known as onychomycosis, is very common problem. Because our nails are considered a part of our beauty, it can become very difficult for us to cope when they ... Read more

    $1.32 AUD