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On Call: A Doctor's Days and Nights in Residency

Emily R. Transue - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 242 pages
The story of a medical resident's initiation into her first three years as a doctor follows her internship in a Seattle hospital, where she experiences first-hand the triumphs ...
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The Measure of Our Days: New Beginnings at Life's End

Jerome E. Groopman - Self-Help - 1997 - 238 pages
A physician recounts his experiences with the dying and details how different people react to a diagnosis of terminal illness
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My Own Country: A Doctor's Story, Volume 496

Abraham Verghese - Biography & Autobiography - 1994 - 432 pages
A young doctor of eastern Tennessee describes the town's first introduction to the AIDS virus, which preceded a disturbing epidemic and introduced the doctor to many unique people
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Art.Rage.Us.: Art and Writing by Women with Breast Cancer

Photography - 1998 - 176 pages
In a unique collaboration, The Breast Cancer Fund, the American Cancer Society, and the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation invited artists and writers across the nation ...
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The man who grew two breasts: and other true tales of medical detection

Berton Roueché - Health & Fitness - 1995 - 197 pages
The author of The New Yorker magazine's "Annals of Medicine" column offers seven new, true accounts--along with one classic piece--of strange illnesses and the medical ...
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The Medusa and the Snail: More Notes of a Biology Watcher

Lewis Thomas - Science - 1995 - 175 pages
Astute observations on the fates of the medusa, a parasitical jellyfish, and the sea slug to which it attaches itself touch upon eternal issues of life and death.
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Bonk: The Curious Coupling of Science and Sex

Mary Roach - Health & Fitness - 2008 - 319 pages
Roach shows how and why sexual arousal and orgasm can be so hard to achieve and what science is doing to make the bedroom a more satisfying place.
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Diagnosis, Cancer: Your Guide to the First Months of Healthy Survivorship

Wendy Schlessel Harpham - Medical - 2003 - 288 pages
A doctor and cancer survivor guides cancer patients through the mental and physical healing process and provides updated research on new developments in treatment, experimental ...
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