This national award winning book was written for the tens of millions of people worldwide who suffer from fibromyalgia and other chronic painful conditions. I systematically approach the concepts of fibromyalgia, the manifestations of this condition and other chronic painful processes, and I review available medications and their modes of actions. I focus on how one needs to begin their journey. Targeted Age Group:: 18 and above What Inspired You to Write Your Book? I wanted to empower … [Read more...] about Fibromyalgia And Other Chronic Painful Conditions Second Edition The Patient’s Guide And Survival Manual For Obtaining Proper And Effective Medical Care by Jeffrey B. Loomer, M.D.
This book is bargain priced from 02/15/2014 until 02/28/2014 Getting Along with Your Doctor is More Important than Ever Bad patient physician relationships leads to poor care You have questions for your physician, but don't ask them? Your physician has questions for you, but he/she doesn't ask them. That's one hell of a way to run an airline, a railroad, a government, or a medical practice. Why? Fault is besides the point, but difficult or painful questions unasked or … [Read more...] about I Love My Doctor, But… by Lawrence W. Gold, M.D. @drgoldauthor
Even in the age of the genome and sophisticated biotechnology, medical progress still moves at a snail’s pace. Seasoned investigators are matured by experience and they accept the virtue of the too-slow scientific process. The young, however have been brought up in a world of instant gratification, and they barrel ahead never looking back to see the havoc in their wake. So it is with Dr. Harmony Lane. In her single-minded obsession to cure her patients, she cuts corners and treats a desperately … [Read more...] about The Plague Within by Lawrence W. Gold, M.D.
About your Book: Arnie Roth, a family practitioner, develops viral encephalitis. He awakens from the near-death experience with a new appreciation for life and an unexpected talent, his sensitivity to smell has increased a thousandfold. At first Arnie is enthralled with his talented nose as he savors the aromatic delights of his world. Soon, however, Arnie discovers that all smells are not sweet and many come with unsolicited messages that profoundly affect his psyche. Arnie can detect … [Read more...] about Book Excerpt: The Sixth Sense by Lawrence W. Gold, M.D. @drgoldauthor
About your Book: When normal people suddenly attack and murder, their defense attorney hires Dr. Michael Rose, a former cop turned forensic psychiatrist and his associate, Karen Scott to represent them in court. The inexplicable events mystify these experienced professionals, and together they seek a rational explanation. When psychiatric evaluation reveals a pattern among the subjects, Michael suspects that there is more to these incidents than spontaneous psychosis. Using his instincts and … [Read more...] about Book Excerpt: Rage by Lawrence W. Gold, M.D. @drgoldauthor
About your Book: Death at Brier Hospital is routine and provides the perfect opportunity to murder and get away with it. Jacob Weizman, a physician, and his wife, Lola, a psychotherapist, are holocaust survivors and need no proof of evil in this world. Jacob and Lola are unique protagonists. They’re octogenarians who take the fear out of getting old. Their intelligence, competence, humor, and sense of history make them appealing in a world that too often disdains the aged. After fifty-five … [Read more...] about Book Excerpt: No Cure for Murder by Lawrence W. Gold, M.D.
About your Book: First, Do No Harm is the first in the Brier Hospital Series: If you believe that television, movies, or medical fiction, accurately portray what it’s like to be an acute care physician or a critically ill patient in a hospital today, think again. Dr. Joseph Polk is an intelligent, charismatic, and powerful member of the medical staff at Brier Hospital in the San Francisco Bay Area. This once brilliant physician, a functional psychopath for most of his career, has … [Read more...] about Book Excerpt: First, Do No Harm by Lawrence W. Gold, M.D. @drgoldauthor
About your Book: Dr. Abbie Adler had chosen general, child, and adolescent psychiatrist to treat sexually abused girls. As a victim of such abuse herself, Abbie’s insights make her an effective therapist. In addition, her practice includes adult patients and provides group and individual therapy for a broad range of psychiatric problems including depression, personality disorders, psychopathy, and malignant narcissism. On a December evening, the Berkeley Police find Abbie sitting in her car at … [Read more...] about Book Excerpt: Tortured Memory by Lawrence W. Gold, M.D. @drgoldauthor