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Sickness and Health

Colin Douglas

Sickness and Health

by Colin Douglas

  • 124 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Trafalgar Square Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • General,
  • Popular English Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10222049M
    ISBN 100434204242
    ISBN 109780434204243
    OCLC/WorldCa24712182

    Libby’s series, “Paying Till It Hurts,” won many prizes for both health reporting and its creative use of digital tools. Her book, “An American Sickness: How Healthcare Became Big Business and How You Can Take It Back” (Penguin Random House, ), was a New York Times best-seller and a Washington Post notable book of the year.   With Warren Mitchell, Carmel McSharry, Arthur English, Ken Campbell. Alf and Else are getting old, Rita's left home, Else's confined to a wheelchair. Alf must now do battle with the Social Security system.7/10(2).

      Children's Books About Death and Illness Sometimes kids ask really tough, really direct questions that don't necessarily have easy answers. There are some topics, like death, illness, or aging, that can be difficult for grownups to have a . Sickness proved to be even better than health could have been. A modern saint and quadriplegic who lives with agonizing pain, Joni Eareckson Tada, agrees with Frost and Taylor in her book A Place of Healing. She adds, “He has chosen not to heal me, but to hold me. The more intense the pain, the closer his embrace.”.

      Rosenthal's new book, An American Sickness, examines the deeply rooted problems of the existing health-care system and also offers suggestions for a way forward. She notes that under the current.   In sickness and in health. One week after the wedding, Stanley passed away at home surrounded by his wife and their children. We extend our sincerest condolences to Ana and their family. To learn more about the featured medical specialties, please visit: Cancer. Find a.


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