Health, Lifestyle & Well-being

Health & Well-being

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  • TNMM
    Goldie Hawn
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    Bestselling author and Academy Award-winning actress Goldie Hawn presents a practical guide for parents to help children cope with stress, improve concentration and lead happier lives with her book 10 Mindful Minutes.

    Outlining short, practical exercises for young children and teenagers to reduce stress and anxiety, improve academic performance and effectively manage emotions and behaviour, the book represents the culmination of years of research and programmes developed by Goldie Hawn's charity, the Hawn Foundation.

    Full of wisdom and practical advice from expert Wendy Holden, this beautiful, parent-friendly guide will forever change the way you parent - and change how you live your own life too!
  • ETNG
    Amelia Freer
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    After helping Grammy award-winner Sam Smith lose weight and live a healthier life, Amelia Freer can now help you with her good-living book Eat. Nourish. Glow.

    A nutritional therapist and healthy eating expert, this book focuses on holistic health and reveals the 10 steps needed to live well, alongside over 25 enticing recipes. As well as all this, Amelia states how to detox store cupboards and restock with alternatives; reveals the dangers of hidden sugar in food that we all eat; and shows how to dump wheat from your diet.

    Among the recipes included in the book are ideas for lunch including Crunchy Crab Salad, main meals like Monkfish with a Broccoli and Ginger Mash and even Salted Caramels for a sweet treat.

    A perfect complement to the likes of Deliciously Ella and I Quit Sugar, this book will help you lose weight, look great and feel so much better!
  • EWME
    Lorraine Pascal
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    A Book People friend who has always delighted us with her delicious recipes, Lorraine Pascale is turning her attention towards healthy food with her latest cookbook, Eating Well Made Easy.

    The 100 recipes all include easy-to-find ingredients that are also affordable and there are ideas for everything from breakfast snacks to sensational soups, and light lunches to lazy brunches.

    Full of quick, no-fuss ideas for healthy and tasty meals, we highly recommend Blackberry and Blueberry Ginger Yogurt Pots, the Smoked Salmon Quiche with Kale and Basil and a Sesame Seed Crust and the No-Cook Chocolate Espresso Cheesecake Bites.
  • SALV
    Dr. Phil Hammond
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    The NHS is one of the UK's most treasured institutions, but in recent years doctors have been overwhelmed with the number of patients coming into GP practices and A&E departments. At the same time, patients often feel embarrassed, intimidated or too ill to ask the right questions.

    In Staying Alive, Dr Phil Hammond helps give you the confidence and the tools to take control of your health care, and shows you in a friendly but authoritative way how to navigate the National Health Service.

    Answering fundamental questions including how to get your GP to listen to you and take your symptoms seriously; how to get hold of your patient records so you can ensure they're correct; how to get a second opinion and, most importantly, how to get better; the book will ensure that you get care that's right for you!
  • DEYW
    Dale Pinnock
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    Dale Pinnock - TV's Medicinal Chef and an all-round nutrition expert - reveals the best ways to treat type-2 diabetes in this incredible handbook/cookbook.

    In the book, Dale investigates why diabetes is on the rise and attempts to find out what we can do about it. Importantly, he believes a change in diet can be used to heal type-2 diabetes, while the recipes can be used alongside conventional medicine to help relieve type-1 diabetes.

    The first half of the book finds Dale looking at the physiology and anatomy of diabetes and how the modern diet contributes to this, while the second half provides a selection of recipes that will help you get 'carb-smart'. From an Avocado and Cheddar Omelette with Spicy Salsa to Chicken and Lentil Curry and even Low-GI Cheesecakes for pudding, there's something here to help you avoid - or relieve - diabetes.
  • AYOW
    Dr Ilona Boniwell & Dr Patrici
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    From the food we eat to the activities and pastimes we choose, A Year of Well-being provides 365 simple ways in which we can live happier, healthier and smarter.

    Written by physician and medical journalist Dr. Patricia MacNair and psychologist Dr. Ilona Boniwell, the book shows how you can take control of lifestyle choices throughout the four seasons and is sure to encourage a new positive outlook.

    With postive advice for every day of the year, the beautiful book is full of colour illustrations and is very informative, inspirational and scientifically rigorous!
  • DLDF
    Lesley Waters
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    This delightful cookbook provides you with over 100 fresh and simple lactose-free recipes that can be used for healthy eating every day of the week!

    Millions of people are lactose intolerant and Deliciously Dairy Free will show how you never have to miss out on flavour if you're one of them. Also ideal for if you're going on a 'clean' diet, the book's recipes range from Olive Socca Bread with Butter Bean Hummus to Coconut and Coffee Ice.

    Cookery writer Lesley Waters also provides cheats and swaps along the way, meaning that die-hard dairy lovers will be able to enjoy all the favourite dishes they have been missing!
  • SVNT
    Muir Gray
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    By keeping fit, your brain ticking and with some good fortune, you can live a fulfilling and active life well into your nineties. Sod Seventy! The Guide to Living Well can help you along the way...

    Part exercise book, part manifesto for healthier and happier living, the book reveals how to shake off stereotypes, feel empowered and live life to the full as you enter pensionable age. It covers everything from the art of body maintenance to the importance of choosing the right healthcare.

    Written by doctor and health advisor Muir Gray, who is in his seventies and certainly practises what he preaches, the book is completely accessible and practical for anyone in this range. It also features funny illustrations from David Mostyn, a cartoonist from the Beano.
  • WWBK
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    With recipes for breakfast, lunch and dinner - all with their Points values clearly indicated - the Weight Watchers Book of Recipes is a cookbook full of delicious meals designed to help you keep healthy.

    Revised and updated the book has over 150 recipes, many of which are accompanied by sumptuous photography. All kinds of lifestyles are covered, so whether you want to freeze some meals ready for the week ahead or are looking for some vegetarian dishes, you'll find it in here.

    Alongside deliciously tempting recipes including Lemon Glazed Turkey with Mange Tout, Spicy Beef Tacos and Devil's Food Cake, there are also suggestions for special occasions including family gatherings and festive feasts.
  • GAYC
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    It doesn't matter whether you live in the city centre or have little space available to grow at home, Grow All You Can in Three Square Feet is full of unique solutions that allow you to grow your own fruit and vegetables whatever your spacial limitations.

    Full of key techniques, step-by-step instructions, full-colour photographs and easy-to-read diagrams and charts, this innovative guide will help you maximize space and ensure you are getting the most out of your space and plants.

    From tomatoes on your windowsill to wisteria up your wall, Naomi Schillinger's easy-to-follow instructions provide all of the inspiration you need to improve your diet and make the most of the space you have available while encouraging a healthy-eating lifestyle.
  • WBEL
    William Davis
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    Each and every day, we eat food products that are filled with wheat. As a result, millions of people experience some degree of adverse health effect, ranging from minor rashes to high blood sugar and unsightly stomach bulges. That is where William Davis' Wheat Belly comes in!

    According to Davis, a preventative cardiologist, the unsightly belly bulges have nothing to do with overeating, sloth or gluttony, but the wholegrain food products so many people around the world eat each meal of the day. In Wheat Belly, Davis exposes the harmful effects of wheat - or the genetically tinkered products sold to us as 'wheat' - and provides readers with a user-friendly, step-by-step plan to take on a new wheat-free lifestyle.

    Informed by cutting-edge science and nutritional information, and numerous case studies so you can see the benefits for yourself, we think Wheat Belly may well be the most important health book you will ever read.
  • JUIC
    Liz Earle
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    A fast and effective way to ensure amazing health benefits - from weight loss, improving your skin and vitality to boosting your immune system - trusted health, beauty and well-being expert Liz Earle offers a plethora of delicious recipes in her new book Juice.

    Giving the lowdown on her favourite ingredients, reasons why home-made juices are so much better than shop-bought ones and tips on inner-cleansing diets, detox programmes and much more, the book is a wonderful tool for ensuring you get your recommended daily allowance of vitamins and minerals in a mouth-watering way.

    Packing in your daily veg and fruit has never been so easy!
  • DEVA
    Dr. Eva Orsmond
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    Dr. Eva Orsmond's 10 Lb Diet: A Fast Plan, a Slow Plan, a New You will show you how you can gain amazing results with only a little effort when it comes to losing weight.

    A star on RTE's Operation Transformation, Dr. Eva's fantastic cookbook puts you in control of your diet plan. You can choose between 'The Fast Way to Lose 10 Lb in Three Weeks' - ideal if you have a wedding or holiday coming up - and 'The Slow Way to Lose 10 Lb in 12 Weeks' - a great way to kick-start your health plan without putting in too much effort or making too many lifestyle changes.

    The diet cookbook is packed with 100 low-calorie recipes and plans, tips and exercises that will help you lose that 10 Lb...
  • EWTE
    Rachel de Thample
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    We all strive to (or at least like to think we do...) eat our five recommended portions of fruit and veg every day, but sometimes it can be a lot harder than it sounds. That is, until now! Rachel de Thample, food editor for Abel & Cole, makes making delicious, nutritious food effortless in her brand new healthy cookbook, Five.

    An inspiration treasure trove to delightful dishes, in this healthy recipe book you will find a plethora of healthy-eating recipes including Fig, Almond and Orange Blossom Water Muffins; Wild Spring Spaghetti; Carrot Cake Scones; and much, much more besides - each with clearly flagged fruit and vegetable portion numbers (some of which even offer a full five portions!).

    Working for the likes of Marco Pierre White, Heston Blumenthal and Peter Gordon, Rachel knows a thing or two about flavoursome foods. We highly recommend this book for all those looking to embrace a healthy lifestyle.
  • MEDC
    Dale Pinnock
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    TV's nutrition expert Dale Pinnock presents his unique and inspiring approach to healthy cooking in The Medicinal Chef.

    With over 80 straightforward and tasty recipes, each one is accompanied by a glossary of key ingredients and the nutritional benefits each component brings, so that you will know exactly what you are using and why.

    Among the recipes included are those for Omega 3-Rich Tuna Dishes, Pineapple-Zing Smoothies and Flu-Fighter Soup. Whether you want to put the fight foods in your body or are trying to beat an illness, the easy-to-follow and delicious recipes here prove that that eating healthily doesn't mean compromising on taste.
  • NHRT
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    Natural Healing Remedies & Therapies is a complete practical guide to natural health, relaxation and vitality and is sure to appeal to anyone who is looking to lead a better life and looking for natural solutions.
  • RUNN
    Susie Whalley
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    A new edition of the 'runaway' bestseller, Running Made Easy is a friendly and inspiring fitness and nutrition advice guide, full of real-life running stories, that is a must-have book for aspiring runners and running enthusiasts.

    Taking things right back to basics with beginner running and fitness plans, fill-in charts and diary sections, the book even provides jargon-free advice and lessons on everything you need to learn to fall in love with running.

    Packed with step-by-step instructional photographs, warm-up and cool-down techniques, goal-setting advice, motivational stories and more, the book - whether your planning a marathon or a jog around the block - is sure to make you feel empowered, motivated and ready to succeed.
  • MMDE
    Stephanie Brookes
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    In Meditation Made Easy, Stephanie Brookes brushes aside the outdated stereotype of meditation involving sitting in a contorted position by showing how we can all incorporate simple meditation techniques into our ever-increasingly busy modern lives!

    Written in an easy-to-follow format - even for those new to the concept - the book has step-by-step guided meditations that will help calm your mind, body and soul. Among the meditations featured are those for self-healing, relationships and for people who are always on the go!
    Stephanie also provides engaging and insightful information on the benefits meditation can bring to your well-being, as well as advice on how even a very short meditation can help you reduce stress, ease tension and find inner peace.
  • YTPH
    B. K. S. Iyengar
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    Practising yoga every day for over 75 years, B.K.S. Iyengar lived to the ripe age of 95 years old, remaining a picture of health throughout. As a leading authority on hatha yoga and respected worldwide for his technical accuracy, B.K.S. Iyengar's Yoga: The Path to Holistic Health makes yoga accessible to everyone, providing proof of the benefits of holistic practices.

    Featuring full-colour step-by-step photographs demonstrating Iyengar Yoga poses - and including a chapter celebrating B.K.S. Iyengar's life and work - the book provides over 60 step-by-step sequences of asanas, pranayamas and chakras that are suitable for every age and ability.

    With a special 20-week yoga course for beginners to yoga sequences specifically designed to treat over 80 ailments, from asthma and arthritis to varicose veins, everyone can enjoy the benefits to your mind, body and spirit that are drawn from Iyengar Yoga. It's just like having a yoga class with your own personal yogi!
  • FREM
    Norman Shealy, MD, PhD
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    With over 300 food remedies that will help prevent and cure common ailments, the latest book from C. Norman Shealy, founder of the American Holistic Medicine Association, is an essential addition to any household.

    Presented in an A-Z format, the book takes you through almost 300 superfoods and gives them a nutritional breakdown including their special properties - it features everything from age-old treatments like honey for sore throats through to oranges for vitamin C. There is also a wealth of in-depth information on more recently acknowledged superfoods, such as blueberries and kale...

    With simple tweaks to your everyday diet, you can live a far healthier and happier life - and The Illustrated Food Remedies Sourcebook can help you!
  • BIMD
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    With easy-to-understand explanations of over 5,500 medical terms, this fully updated reference dictionary is a useful addition to any family's bookshelf.

    Fully illustrated, the dictionary provides more than just basic definitions with information on how it affects the patient as well as advice on possible treatments also included.

    This resource dictionary will help you know when to seek medical treatment and also provide you with the correct details on a range of anatomical terms, disorders, tests and drugs.
  • Introducing Practical Guides Collection - 3 Books - Collection - 9781848314399
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    The Big Ideas Set contains three books that are practical, focused and jargon-free guides that will help you get your head around highly topical subjects. Discover the secrets of successful people and learn how we could all benefit from applying what they know to our own lives. The three books explain why NLP is the buzz acronym and will show you how you can deal with problems, master any situation and explore the roots of the discipline. The Beginner's Guide to CBT describes how to use cognitive behavioural therapy's insights to improve your life.

  • ABNYV
    Jessica Houdret
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    This safe, comprehensive and practical guide explores the powerful properties of herbs, shown to offer a more gentle, therapeutic treatment of common conditions without the offputting side effects of many modern drugs. An introduction explains the history and how to work out safe and appropriate doses. There follows a section on the various herbal approaches that can be used at home, from growing herbs to using essential oils. The core of the book shows common ailments and their symptoms, with advice and step-by-step sequences on how to treat them. The final section shows how to use herbs for beauty treatments, ranging from facial care to caring for teeth. Use this book to discover how to use herbal treatments safely to treat the individual, everyday ailments that assail us all, as well as to stimulate our defences and boost our overall well-being.
  • ADZSH
    Pippa Keech
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    An authoritative manual that brings all the safe accessible and reliable first aid information you will need together into one handy volume. Understanding at least the basics of first aid is a vital skill that everyone should master, and this book is the perfect teacher. This fully illustrated, comprehensive guide provides expert, up-to-date information on the safest and easiest ways to prevent and deal with all kinds of problems and emergencies. It includes chapters that cover special life-saving techniques, problems specific to babies and small children, outdoor safety, safety tips for active hobbies or travelling abroad, and how to avoid accidents and dangerous medical situations, complementary therapies and alternative treatments and solutions.