health

Having “Your Bell Rung” – Bell’s Palsy by Dr. James Okun

It is time for James Okun to pick our brain and inform us on some important medical matters. You can show your support by buying his books or leaving a comment here if you like- Jeyran Main James D. Okun, MD is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Duke University and of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He is the co-author of The History of New Innovations in Modern Medicine: New Thought and the Threat to Traditional Medicine []

The Robber of Youth by Keith Julius (Book Review #195)

This review was kindly requested by Keith Julius The Robber of Youth is the third book in ‘The CASA Chronicles’. Rosaletta Guiterrez is only fifteen when she loses her brother and her mother kicks her out. She is abused living at home and once thrown out she thinks that things will get better however, they get worse. She befriends a man believing that he is going to save her from her horrible situation; instead, she ends up being involved in a sex []

I Will Be Happy Once _____ Happens by Emily Christopher (Book Review #170)

This review was kindly requested by Emily Christopher. I Will Be Happy Once _____ Happens is a short book written about happiness and how to achieve it. While I have reviewed and featured many psychological books referencing the same concept, I found this one to be equally enjoyable to read. I believe that the book would have benefited from more descriptive content, as it only falls under 64 pages. I felt that the increase in content would have made the book to []

15 Year Old Girl with Chronic Headaches: Case of an AVM Written by James D. Okun, MD

15 Year Old Girl with Chronic Headaches: Case of an AVM Written by James D. Okun, MD It is time for James Okun to pick our brain and inform us on some important medical matters. You can show your support by buying his books or leaving a comment here if you like- Jeyran Main James D. Okun, MD is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Duke University and of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He is the co-author []

Preflight Checklist by Paul E. Casey (Book Review #162)

This review was kindly requested by Paul E. Casey Preflight Checklist is a book written for anyone who is looking to start their own business or wishes to brush up on the current one they run. Why should we take the advice from this author? Well for starters, Paul E. Casey is the CEO and founder of Casey Communications Inc., a full-service communications firm based in Seattle. He has hosted numerous radio shows on self-employment and has interviewed hundreds of successful entrepreneurs. []

The Body Image Blueprint by Jenny Eden Berk (Book Review #163)

This review was kindly requested by Jenny E. Berk. The Body Image Blueprint is a self-help book written about body image. It discusses the challenges women face, in the world today and covers a broad and unique perspective on our culture obsessed with dieting. Besides the fact that Jenny Berk is a Certified Eating Psychology Coach, Body image mentor, and an International speaker, she also has had her own struggle with the issue and therefore her book has a more personal approach. []

Hibernation by S J Epps (Book Review #149)

This review was written for Online Book Club “I rate this book 3 out of 4 stars.” This book was an “OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day.” Hibernation is a fiction novel that focuses on multiple stories at the same time. Pastor Winter Sams and his family are dealing with many domestic issues. Earthquakes happen in the middle of the country where they least expect them, and Pastor Simon is in jail because he has refused to marry a lesbian couple in his []

Combat Medic by S.M. Boney IV (Book Review #141)

This review was kindly requested by Samuel Boney Here is a link to his website. combatmedic.org Many Veterans enlist purely to serve their country without fully comprehending the environment they are going to be living in and the things that they are about to see. Besides the obvious emotional culture shock, facing death, injuries and working under extreme stressful settings, these courageous people come home having to go back to family and are expected to live a normal life. No amount of training []

Diabetes Type 2 – “Too Sweet for Words” but Don’t Fool with It by James D. Okun, MD

    James D. Okun, MD is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Duke University and of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. He is the co-author of The History of New Innovations in Modern Medicine and of Erasing Scars: Herpes and Healing. “Health is not just order; it is the oneness of order and freedom, or order and new possibility” (Eli Siegel in TRO 149 Feb 4, 1976) Diabetes Mellitus type 2 is a disease in which there []