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  • Date: 12-1-2019, 13:56
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Randomistas: How Radical Researchers Changed Our World - Andrew Leigh

'The subject of this book could hardly be more vital- are we humble enough to admit we may be wrong, and do we care enough to learn? Randomistas is rigorous, impassioned and tremendous fun. Everyone should read it' - Tim Harford, author of The Undercover Economist Randomised test are carried out on us every day- by
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  • Date: 12-1-2019, 03:28
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Ornithology - Frank Gill

Known as the classic textbook covering ornithology, this title renowned for its evolutionary approach to bird science. The new edition maintains the comprehensive scope found in previous editions and subject expertise that made the book so popular while incorporating the latest research and updating the exquisite
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  • Date: 11-30-2019, 14:50
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Mountains Beyond Mountains - Tracy Kidder

Profound and powerful, Mountains Beyond Mountains takes us from Harvard to Haiti, Peru, Cuba and Russia, as the charismatic but flawed genius Dr Paul Farmer challenges widely-held preconceptions about poverty and healthcare. As a medical student, Farmer found his life's calling: to cure infectious diseases and to
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  • Date: 11-29-2019, 22:01
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Dear Life: On Caring for the Elderly: Quarterly Essay 57 - Karen Hitchcock

In this moving and controversial Quarterly Essay, doctor and writer Karen Hitchcock investigates the treatment of the elderly and dying through some unforgettable cases. With honesty and deep experience, she looks at end-of-life decisions, frailty and dementia, over-treatment and escalating costs. Ours is a society in
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  • Date: 11-29-2019, 19:44
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Fully Fertile - Tami Quinn, Jeanie Lee Bussell, Beth Heller, Brian Kaplan

The healing powers of traditional yoga, Oriental medicine, nutrition, and other mind/body techniques are accessible with this do-it-yourself manual for women who are struggling with infertility or just looking to improve their odds of conception. Natural methods based on Integrative Care for Fertility(TM) use a
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  • Date: 11-29-2019, 04:31
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Blessing Not a Curse - Jane Bennett, Rebecca Jane Bennett

In her sensitive book for parents, Jane Bennett dispels the notion of the curse, replacing it with a positive and enlightened view of menarche and menstruation. With practical advice on how to explain menstruation to your daughter, help her cope with mood swings and pain, as well as handle such issues as
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  • Date: 11-28-2019, 19:50
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The Medical Detective - Sandra Hempel

In 1831, an unknown, horrifying and deadly disease from Asia swept across Continental Europe, killing millions in its path and throwing the medical profession into confusion. Cholera is a killer with little respect for class or wealth. When it arrived in Britain, its repercussions rocked Victorian England - from the
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  • Date: 11-28-2019, 10:42
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Better - Atul Gawande

The struggle to perform well is universal, but nowhere is this drive to do better more important than in medicine. In his new book, Atul Gawande explores how doctors strive to close the gap between best intentions and best performance in the face of obstacles that sometimes seem insurmountable. His vivid stories take