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Cole, Thomas R.

Summary: " We aspire to live in a country where old men are celebrated as vital elders but not demeaned if they become ill and dependent. We aspire to maintain health as well as maintain dignity and fulfillment in frailty. Old Man Country helps readers see and imagine these possibilities for themselves. The book follows the journey of a writer in search of wisdom, as he encounters twelve distinguished...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.26 Cole 2020

Welch, H. Gilbert.

Summary: "Eat smart, exercise regularly, and get routine health screenings," the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services advises the public in maintaining a healthy lifestyle. And that is absolutely true - except for the checkup part. The American public has been sold the idea that seeking medical care is one of the most important steps to maintain wellness. However, surprisingly, medical care is...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613 Welch

Makary, Marty.

Summary: "Dr. Marty Makary is co-developer of the life-saving checklist outlined in Atul Gawande's bestselling The Checklist Manifesto. As a busy surgeon who has worked in many of the best hospitals in the nation, he can testify to the amazing power of modern medicine to cure. But he's also been a witness to a medical culture that routinely leaves surgical sponges inside patients, amputates the wrong...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 610.730 Makary

Rosenthal, Elisabeth

Summary: "An award-winning New York Times reporter Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal reveals the dangerous, expensive, and dysfunctional American healthcare system, and tells us exactly what we can do to solve its myriad of problems. It is well documented that our healthcare system has grave problems, but how, in only a matter of decades, did things get this bad? Dr. Elisabeth Rosenthal doesn't just explain the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.109 Rosen

Givhan, Jennifer

Summary: "When Bianca appears late one night at her brother's house in Santa Ana, she is barely conscious, though not alone. Jubilee, wrapped in a fuzzy pink romper, is buckled into a car seat. Jubilee, who Bianca feeds and clothes and bathes and loves. Jubilee, who Bianca could not leave behind. Jubilee, a doll in her arms. Told in alternating points of view, Jubilee reveals both the haunting power of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Stone Publishing 2020

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Singer, P. W. (Peter Warren)

Summary: "Social media has been weaponized, as state hackers and rogue terrorists have seized upon Twitter and Facebook to create chaos and destruction. This urgent report is required reading, from defense expert P.W. Singer and Council on Foreign Relations fellow Emerson Brooking"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.231 Singer 2018

Cahill, Thomas.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK 909 Cah

Cantú, Francisco

Summary: ""A beautiful, fiercely honest, and nevertheless deeply empathetic look at those who police the border and the migrants who risk - and lose - their lives crossing it. In a time of often ill-informed or downright deceitful political rhetoric, this book isan invaluable corrective."--Phil Klay For Francisco Cantú the border is in the blood: his mother, a park ranger and daughter of a Mexican...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2018

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Wade-Matthews, Max.

Contents: History of music-making and the orchestra -- Introduction -- What is music? -- What is a musical instrument -- Music of ancient civilizations -- European music in the first millennium -- Structuring music -- Strings -- Bows -- Reeds -- Valves -- Drum heads and sticks -- Keyboard keys and hammers -- Evolution of the orchestra -- Baroque orchestra (1600-1750) -- Classical orchestra (1750-1830) --...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hermes House 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 780 Matth

Slaughter, Karin

Summary: On a serene summer Sunday, a routine admission for a run-of-the-mill surgery at Atlanta's Emory Hospital goes tragically wrong, setting off a catastrophic wave of destruction that sends the facility and the surrounding area into lockdown. One of the city's largest and most prestigious institutions, Emory is situated near the Centers for Disease Control, the FBI counter-terrorism headquarters,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow & Company 2019

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY Slaught

Reid, T. R.

Summary: "New York Times"-bestselling author Reid shows how all the other industrialized democracies have achieved something the U.S. can't seem to do: provide health care for everybody at a reasonable cost.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.109 Reid

Hart, Elva,Trevino

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bilingual Press/Editorial BilingFue 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.046 Hart,

Morales, Yuyi

Summary: "An illustrated picture book autobiography in which award-winning author Yuyi Morales tells her own immigration story"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Neal Porter Books, Holiday House 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Non-fiction, Call number: J 921 Morales

Summary: "What the health is a surprising, and at times hilarious, investigative documentary that will be an eye-opener for everyone concerned about our nation's health and how big business influences it"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD 372.3 What

Goldberg, Sana

Summary: "From registered nurse and public health advocate Sana Goldberg, a timely, accessible, and comprehensive handbook to navigating common medical situations. From the routine to the unexpected, How to Be a Patient is your ultimate guide to better healthcare.Let's face it: nobody likes going to the doctor. It can be uncomfortable, nerve wracking, expensive--and that's just for routine care! When...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Wave 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 610.69 Goldberg 2019

Lambert, Ray (Arnold Ray)

Summary: "Seventy-five years ago, he hit Omaha Beach with the first wave. Now Ray Lambert, ninety-eight years old, delivers one of the most remarkable memoirs, a tour-de-force of remembrance evoking his role as a decorated World War II medic who risked his life to save the heroes of D-Day."--Publisher's description.

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.542 Lamb 2019

Slaughter, Karin

Summary: GBI investigator Will Trent needs medical examiner Sara Linton to help him hunt down a ruthless murderer. But when the past and present collide, everything Will values is at stake.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Publishing 2020

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1 available in Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDBK FICTION Salughter

Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Summary: On the eve of a top secret space mission, Captain Calli Chase detects a tripped alarm in the tunnels deep below a NASA research center. A NASA pilot, quantum physicist, and cybercrime investigator, Calli knows that a looming blizzard and government shutdown could provide the perfect cover for sabotage, with deadly consequences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gale Cengage 2019

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP MYSTERY Cornwell

Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

Summary: In the aftermath of a NASA rocket launch gone terribly wrong, Captain Calli Chase comes face-to-face with her missing twin sister - as well as the startling truth of who they really are. Now, a top secret program put in motion years ago has spun out of control, and only Calli can redirect its course. Aided by cutting-edge technologies, the NASA investigator and scientist turned Space Force...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2021

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Fischbach, Frances

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lippincott 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.075 Fisch

Alter, Adam L.

Summary: "An urgent and expert investigation into behavioral addiction, the dark flipside of today's unavoidable digital technologies, and how we can turn the tide to regain control. Behavioral addiction may prove to be one of the most important fields of social, medical, and psychological research in our lifetime. The idea that behaviors can be being addictive is new, but the threat is near universal....

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.31 Alter

Romm, Aviva

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Celestial Arts 2003

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1 available in Parenting Collection, Call number: PARENTING 618.92 Romm

Skowron, Jared.

Summary: "Americans spend $34 billion dollars annually on alternative medical therapies and products. Not only are we seeking out natural remedies for ourselves-- increasingly we are also looking for ways to cut down on the amount of medication given to our children. In 100 Natural Remedies for Your Child, pediatric naturopath Dr. Jared Skowron shows parents how to prevent and treat their childrens...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Rodale Books 2011

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1 available in Parenting Collection, Call number: PARENTING 618.922 Skowron

Carr, Caleb

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Carr

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