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Menopause: Change, Choice and Hormone Replacement Therapy

By: Barry G. Wren and Margaret Stephenson Meere

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Rockpool Publishing: 2014

Seller ID: A1359

ISBN: 192187869X

Condition: New


Menopause can be an uncertain but significant time in a woman's life. Educating yourself with as much information as possible on this important phase can build confidence. This book has the information you need. With more than 40 years experience as gynaecological endocrinologist, Dr Wren with has researched the pros and cons of HRT, and presents them in easy-to-understand language in this book with Margaret Stephenson Meere. Reviews the history of hormone replacement therapy, an overview of HRT and the development of oral contraception; the use and misuse of statistics in the research Look... View more info

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Goddesses Never Age: The Secret Prescription for Radiance, Vitality, and Well-Being

By: Christiane Northrup

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Hay House: 2015

Seller ID: 002312

ISBN: 1401945953

Condition: New


Though we talk about wanting to 'age gracefully,' the truth is that when it comes to getting older, we're programmed to dread an inevitable decline: in our health, our looks, our sexual relationships, even the pleasure we take in living life. But as Christiane Northrup, M.D., shows us in this profoundly empowering book, we have it in us to make growing older an entirely different experience, both for our bodies and for our souls. Blending personal stories and practical exercises with the latest research on health and ageing, Dr. Northrup lays out the principles of ageless living, from rejectin... View more info

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Women Who Run With The Wolves: Contacting the Power of the Wild Woman [classic edition]

By: Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Price: $34.95

Publisher: UK, Rider: 2008

Seller ID: 9781846041099

ISBN: 1846041090

Condition: New


"Women Who Run With The Wolves isn't just another book. It is a gift of profound insight, wisdom and love. An oracle from one who knows.' Alice Walker In the classic Women Who Run With The Wolves, Clarissa Pinkola Estes tells us about the 'wild woman', the wise and ageless presence in the female psyche that gives women their creativity, energy and power. For centuries, the 'wild woman' has been repressed by a male-orientated value system which trivialises women's emotions. Using a combination of time-honoured stories and contemporary casework, Estes reveals that the 'wild woman' in us is innat... View more info

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Women Who Run with Wolves : Myths and Stories of the Wild Woman Archetype

By: Clarissa Pinkola Estes

Price: $16.95

Publisher: USA, Ballantine Books: 1997

Edition: Updated, with new material

Seller ID: 9780345409874

ISBN: 9780345409874

Condition: New


Within every woman there is a wild and natural creature, a powerful force, filled with good instincts, passionate creativity, and ageless knowing. Her name is Wild Woman, but she is an endangered species. Though the gifts of wildish nature come to us at birth, society's attempt to "civilize" us into rigid roles has plundered this treasure, and muffled the deep, life-giving messages of our own souls. Without Wild Woman, we become over-domesticated, fearful, uncreative, trapped. Clarissa Pinkola Estes, Ph.D., Jungian analyst and cantadora storyteller, shows how woman's vitality can be restored t... View more info

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Beating Endo : A Patient's Treatment Plan for Endometriosis

By: Dr Iris Kerin Orbuch and Dr Amy Stein

Price: $32.95

Publisher: UK, Thorsons: 2019

Seller ID: 9780008305529

ISBN: 0008305528

Condition: New


This empowering book provides the prescription by which women afflicted with endometriosis can reclaim their lives. Written by a surgeon and physical therapist who have treated women of all ages and helped them reclaim their lives. Endometriosisis an inflammatory response that results when tissue is found outside the uterus, thereby initiating a disease process and an array of maladies accrue. Dr Iris Orbuch. is a surgeon and Amy Stein,a physical therapist, have seen endo's harm and agony up close and personal and they have created this self-care guide for women about how to deal with their en... View more info

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Dr Libby's Women's Wellness Wisdom

By: Dr. Libby Weaver

Price: $39.95

Publisher: New Zealand, Little Green Frog Publishing: 2016

Seller ID: 004486

ISBN: 0473360888

Condition: New


The latest book by eight times number one best-selling author Dr Libby, Women's Wellness Wisdom, is, quite simply, the book that every woman needs to read. In this unique approach to wellness, designed to specifically address the issues that women of all ages face, readers gain a deep understanding of their body and what it needs in order to not just survive but to thrive. Often, we are simply told to eat "healthily" because it is "good for us." Rarely does a book this beautiful explain the processes of the body, and how they're all interdependent on each other, while offering real guidance... View more info

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Period : It's About Bloody Time

By: Emma Barnett

Price: $24.95

Publisher: UK, HQ: 2019

Seller ID: 9780008308087

ISBN: 000830808X

Condition: New


‘I wish this book had been written before I stopped having them. I might have enjoyed them more! It's brilliant, informative and funny. Period.' Jennifer Saunders ‘I want to hear what Emma Barnett says about everything, and this terrific and timely book proves to be no exception.' Elizabeth Day ‘A brilliant, myth-busting, funny and poignant book.' Helen Pankhurst‘Why has it taken so long for this powerful, fearless book to be written?' Emma Freud‘Uniquely funny and forthright.' Pandora Sykes‘Passionate, informed and thought-provoking.' Jane Garvey ‘A must read for everyone. Perio... View more info

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Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything [used book]

By: Geneen Roth

Price: $8.00

Publisher: UK, Simon & Schuster: 2010

Seller ID: 001590

ISBN: 0857201360

Condition: Good


Millions of us are locked into an unwinnable weight game, as our self-worth is shredded with every diet failure. Combine the utter inefficacy of dieting with the lack of spiritual nourishment and we have generations of mad, ravenous self-loathing women. So says Geneen Roth, in her life-changing new book, Women, Food and God. Since her 1991 bestseller, When Food Is Love, was published, Roth has taken the sum total of her experience and combined it with spirituality and psychology to explain women's true hunger. Roth's approach to eating is that it is the same as any addiction - an activity to a... View more info

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The Tapping Solution for Weight Loss & Body Confidence: A Woman's Guide to Stressing Less, Weighing Less, and Loving More

By: Jessica Ortner

Price: $19.95

Publisher: USA, Hay House: 2014

Seller ID: 002287

ISBN: 1401945139

Condition: New


Placing conditions on our lives and our happiness has become the norm. We see it all the time: We must establish a career before looking for a relationship. We must find love before feeling fulfilled. We must feel stressed out until we finish everything on our to-do list. But by far, the most common conditions we put on ourselves revolve around our weight - no love until we lose the weight, no pursuing a dream until we lose the weight, no happiness until we lose the weight. But now there's a better option. Using tapping, also known as EFT, Jessica Ortner walks you through a process that help... View more info

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Running and Walking for Women over 40 [used book]

By: Katherine Switzer

Price: $8.00

Publisher: USA, St. Martin's Press: 1998

Seller ID: 0312187777

ISBN: 0312187777

Condition: Good


A consistent program of running or walking is the fastest, easiest, and least expensive road to overall fitness and well-being for women and men at any age. For women over forty it can be the key to the most fulfilling years life has in store. Katherine Switzer, a pioneer in women's fitness since 1967, when she became the first woman to officially enter the Boston Marathon is once again blazing a trail with the very first running and walking program designed specifically for women over forty. Now every woman can benefit from Katherine's highly personal, motivational, and step-by-step advice... View more info

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Girl Stuff : Your full-on guide to the teen years [Sedond Edition]

By: Kaz Cooke

Price: $39.95

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2013

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 9780670076666

ISBN: 067007666X

Condition: New


With more than 600 pages and heaps of cartoons, Girl Stuff has everything girls need to know about- friends, body changes, shopping, clothes, make-up, pimples (arrghh), sizes, hair, earning money, guys, embarrassment, what to eat, moods, smoking, why diets suck, handling love and heartbreak, exercise, school stress, sex, beating bullies and mean girls, drugs, drinking, how to find new friends, cheering up, how to get on with your family, and confidence. Each chapter includes facts, hints, inspiring lists, hundreds of quotes from real girls, and details for over 350 websites, books and other in... View more info

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Girl Stuff for Girls Aged 8-12: Your Real Guide to the Pre-Teen Years

By: Kaz Cooke

Price: $24.95

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2016

Seller ID: 9780143573999

ISBN: 0143573993

Condition: New


"Here's everything you need to know about being a pre-teen, from Kaz Cooke, author of Girl Stuff for teens. * body changes * dealing with friends & bullies * getting confident * first periods * pimples * hair (wherever it is) * phones & being online * what to eat * being fit & healthy * the best books & movies * how to be happy with your own true self * & lots more! Girl Stuff 8-12 fits under your pillow and is written with the help of medical and other experts. PS- This book is for girls aged 8 to 12. Girls 12+ need Girl Stuff- Your Full-on Guide to the Teen Years." About the Author: "Kaz Co... View more info

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Women's Stuff

By: Kaz Cooke

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Australia, Viking: 2011

Seller ID: 9780670073696

ISBN: 0670073695

Condition: New


A funny, practical, indispensible, no-taboo guide to life, based on solid research and a survey of 7000 Aussie women. Whether you're starting or ending a relationship, a friend has found a lump in her breast, you're in debt, your partner's lost interest in sex or you don't know whether to believe the moisturiser label, Women's Stuff is your must-have guide, from leaving school to menopause and beyond. It's also the ultimate fib detector - Kaz has sifted the facts and tested the claims, exposing the lies women are told about cosmetics, other products and their health, and explaining which i... View more info

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Women's Health: Essential Facts for Australian Women - bringing together conventional and naturopathic medicine [used book]

By: Sandra Cabot

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Australia, Pan Australia: 1990

Seller ID: 000697

ISBN: 033027094X

Condition: Good


Combining the most advanced and up-to-date medical information with all the available nutritional and natural remedies, Women's Health is a guide to medical problems experienced by many Australian women at some stage in their lives. Problems are analysed in clear, simple terms and, as well as presenting their causes, Women's Health also gives guidelines as to how particular conditions can be prevented from occurring in the first place. View more info

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Welcome to Your Period : Your easy, no-dumb-questions guide to handling it like a boss

By: Yumi Stynes and Dr. Melissa Kang

Price: $19.95

Publisher: Australia, Hardie Grant Egmont: 2019

Seller ID: 9781760503512

ISBN: 1760503517

Condition: New


A frank, funny, age-appropriate guide for pre-teens about getting your period, from Dr Melissa Kang (a former Dolly Doctor) and Yumi Stynes (all-round excellent woman). Getting your period for the first time can be mortifying, weird and messy – and asking questions about it can feel even worse. But it doesn’t have to be like that! This little book is packed with honest advice on all the things you need to know: from what cramps feel like to whether you can feel it coming out, to what you should do if your pad leaks onto your clothes. Welcome To Your Period includes case studies,... View more info