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Neurology

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  • Maggie's Recipe for Life

    by Maggie Beer ...
    This book is so important to me.To have a healthy old age you must act now, whether you are 30 or 50.I have two great passions – sharing my love of cooking delicious simple food and improving the health and nutrition of older people. I hope this cookbook does both but it’s not for ‘old’ people, it’s for you. I have been delighted to work with leading Alzheimer’s researcher Professor Ralph Martins ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • The Things We Keep

    A novel of love undaunted by obstacles, from the bestselling author of The Good Sister. New novel The Younger Wife out now."You'll shed a few tears as the women try to forge a new life, despite the fact that they can't, or won't, remember the past. One for long afternoons." Sydney Morning HeraldRosalind House might not be the first place you'd expect to find new love and renewal, but within the ... Read more

    $9.99 AUD

  • The Equal Curriculum

    The Student and Educator Guide to LGBTQ Health

    This first-of-its-kind textbook marks a revolutionary effort to reform medical education nationally by providing a comprehensive, high-quality resource to serve as a foundation for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) health education across multiple disciplines. Addressing the decades-long unequal weight of medical education generally offered about the care of LGBTQ people, The ... Read more

    $107.13 AUD

  • What I Wish People Knew About Dementia

    'Essential reading' SUNDAY TIMES MAGAZINE'A marvellous tour of insights' THE TIMES'A must-read . . . I couldn't recommend it higher' MICHAEL BALL'Wendy Mitchell is a life-saver' FRANCES WILSON, AUTHOR OF BURNING MANWhat can a diseased brain tell us about being human, living our own lives better and helping those with dementia get the best from theirs?... ... Read more

    $17.92 AUD

  • Stroke Medicine

    Case Studies from Queen Square

    This collection of case studies is authored by a group of internationally recognised experts in the field of cerebrovascular disease. The cases are carefully selected to provide an insight into the different kinds of stroke syndromes from the common through to more rare presentations of cerebrovascular pathology. Each case is worked through with a discussion on presentation, clinical features, ... Read more

    $80.18 AUD

  • Person-Centred Counselling for People with Dementia

    Making Sense of Self

    Although currently many people with dementia are not given the opportunity to receive professional counselling, this book explores the value of counselling for men and women living with this condition and how it enables them to make sense of their lives and their notions of themselves. The author explores the pervasive myth that all experiences of living with dementia are entirely negative and ... Read more

    $28.37 AUD

  • Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Language Disorders

    Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Language DisordersRapid advances in neural imaging, particularly in regard to neural plasticity and brain changes, have resulted in an evolving neurorehabilitation paradigm for aphasia and related language disorders. Aphasia and Related Neurogenic Language Disorders has been adopted worldwide as a text for aphasia courses. This new 5th edition by Leonard LaPointe and ... Read more

    $114.61 AUD

  • The Brain That Changes Itself: Stories Of Personal Triumph From The Frontiers Of Brain Science

    stories of personal triumph from the frontiers of brain science

    An astonishing new scientific discovery called neuroplasticity is overthrowing the centuries-old notion that the adult human brain is fixed and unchanging. It is, instead, able to change its own structure and function, even into old age.Psychiatrist and researcher Norman Doidge, MD, travelled around the United States to meet the brilliant scientists championing neuroplasticity, and the people ... Read more

    $21.33 AUD

  • The Brain's Way of Healing

    remarkable discoveries and recoveries from the frontiers of neuroplasticity

    LONGLISTED FOR THE 2015 GOODREADS CHOICE AWARDS 'BEST SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY BOOK'This book is about the discovery that the human brain has its own unique way of healing. For centuries we believed that the price we paid for our brain’s complexity was that, compared to other organs, it was fixed and unregenerative — unable to recover from damage or illness. In his revolutionary new book, Norman ... Read more

    $25.51 AUD

  • Hallucinations

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    Have you ever seen something that wasn't really there? Heard someone call your name in an empty house? Sensed someone following you and turned around to find nothing?Hallucinations don't belong wholly to the insane. Much more commonly, they are linked to sensory deprivation, intoxication, illness, or injury. In some conditions, hallucinations can lead to religious epiphanies or even the feeling of ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD $9.99 AUD

  • Before I Forget

    How I Survived a Diagnosis of Younger-Onset Dementia at 46

    'Some days all I want to do is give up the constant, exhausting struggle and stop trying to be normal. But I can't. It's not in me to walk away from a fight. I'll keep fighting and telling my story. Before I forget.'When she was just 46, Christine Bryden – science advisor to the prime minister and single mother of three daughters – was diagnosed with younger-onset dementia. Doctors told her to get ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Somebody I Used to Know

    A Richard and Judy Book Club Pick 2019

    THE RICHARD AND JUDY BOOK CLUB PICKTHE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERA BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEKSELECTED AS A BOOK OF THE YEAR BY THE TIMESSELECTED AS A SUMMER READ BY THE SUNDAY TIMES, FINANCIAL TIMES, DAILY TELEGRAPH, THE TIMES AND THE MAIL ON SUNDAY'Revelatory' Guardian'A miracle' T... ... Read more

    $15.72 AUD

  • How I Rescued My Brain

    a psychologist’s remarkable recovery from stroke and trauma

    by David Roland ...
    As a psychologist specialising in court assessments, David Roland often saw the toughest, most heartbreaking cases. The emotional trauma had begun to take its toll — and then the global financial crisis hit, leaving his family facing financial ruin.So when he found himself in a local emergency ward with little idea of where he was or how he got there, doctors wondered if he had had a nervous ... Read more

    $17.04 AUD

  • Awakenings

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    This is an extraordinary account of a group of 20 patients, survivors of the great sleeping-sickness epidemic which swept the world in the 1920s, and the astonishing, explosive "awakening" effect they experienced 40 years later through a new drug, L-DOPA, administered by Dr Sacks. The stories he tells of these remarkable individuals are moving, often courageous and sometimes tragic.Now hailed as a ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD $9.99 AUD

  • The End of Alzheimer’s

    The First Programme to Prevent and Reverse the Cognitive Decline of Dementia

    The first proven plan to reverse Alzheimer’s Disease. In The End of Alzheimer’s Dr Dale Bredesen offers real hope to anyone looking to prevent and even reverse Alzheimer’s Disease and the cognitive decline of dementia. Revealing that AD is not one condition but in fact three, he outlines 36 metabolic factors, including micronutrients, hormone levels and sleep, which together can trigger downsizing ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD $4.99 AUD

  • An Anthropologist on Mars

    Seven Paradoxical Tales

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    This collection of essays are mainly casebook studies. Neurological patients, Oliver Sacks once wrote, are travellers to unimaginable lands.This book offers portraits of seven such travellers, including a surgeon consumed by the compulsive tics of Tourette's syndrome unless he is operating, an artist who loses all sense of colour in a car accident, but finds a new sensibility and creative power in ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD $9.99 AUD

  • Cure

    A Journey into the Science of Mind over Body

    by Jo Marchant ...
    A rigorous, sceptical, deeply reported look at the new science behind the mind's extraordinary ability to heal the body.Have you ever felt a surge of adrenaline after narrowly avoiding an accident? Salivated at the sight (or thought) of a sour lemon? Felt turned on just from hearing your partner's voice? If so, then you've experienced how dramatically the workings of your mind can affect your body ... Read more

    $21.33 AUD

  • Migraine

    by Oliver Sacks ...
    This revised edition of Oliver Sacks book is considerably expanded with additional case histories, new findings and practical information on treatment.In a new chapter, illustrated with startling colour paintings by migraine patients, Dr Sacks discusses similarities among the visual hallucinations, or auras, that often precede a migraine and those that are induced by hallucinogenic drugs or ... Read more

    $16.99 AUD $9.99 AUD

  • Brain Wash

    Detox Your Mind for Clearer Thinking, Deeper Relationships and Lasting Happiness

    The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Grain Brain and his physician son explore how modern culture threatens to rewire our brains and damage our health, offering a practical plan for healing.Contemporary life provides us with infinite opportunities, along with endless temptations. We can eat whatever we want, whenever we want. We can immerse ourselves in the vast, enticing world of digital ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Who will I be when I die?

    Christine Bryden was 46 years old when she was diagnosed with dementia, and in this book she describes her remarkable emotional, physical and spiritual journey in the three years immediately following. Offering rare first-hand insights into how it feels to gradually lose the ability to undertake tasks most people take for granted, it is made all the more remarkable by Christine's positivity and ... Read more

    $26.61 AUD

  • Brain Food

    How to Eat Smart and Sharpen Your Mind

    A call to action to prevent a brain health crisis - does for diet what Why We Sleep does for sleep'I cannot recommend this book enough' - Dr Rupy Aujla, author of The Doctor's KitchenWe often talk about how our diets affect our fitness - but we don't discuss how they affect the hungriest organ in the body, the brain. And it has surprising dietary needs that differ from the rest of our body.Brain ... Read more

    $14.99 AUD

  • The Nocturnal Brain

    Tales of Nightmares and Neuroscience

    'With my job on Today, I have become obsessed with sleep. The Nocturnal Brain interweaves bizarre real life stories with cutting edge neurological science in the true tradition of Oliver Sacks. A fascinating read.' Martha Kearney, BBC Radio 4'Casebooks of neurological disorders are often strange and wonderful, but this one is special.' Sunday Times'The Nocturnal Brain will not promise to cure your ... Read more

    $12.99 AUD

  • Reaching Down the Rabbit Hole

    Extraordinary Journeys into the Human Brain

    SHORTLISTED FOR THE 2016 BMA MEDICAL BOOK AWARDSOne of the world's leading neurologists reveals the extraordinary stories behind some of the brain disorders that he and his staff at the Harvard Medical School endeavour to treat.What is it like to try to heal the body when the mind is under attack? In this gripping and illuminating book, Dr Allan Ropper reveals the extraordinary stories behind some ... Read more

    $12.64 AUD

  • Could It Be B12?

    An Epidemic of Misdiagnoses

    Presenting a wide scope of problems caused by B12 deficiency, this comprehensive guide provides up-to-date medical information about symptoms, testing, diagnosis, and treatment. Written for both the patient and the interested layperson, this detailed book outlines how physicians frequently misdiagnose B12 deficiency as Alzheimer's disease, multiple sclerosis, heart disease, mental retardation, ... Read more

    $11.98 AUD