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Clutterfree with Kids: Change your thinking. Discover new habits. Free your home
Clutterfree with Kids: Change your thinking. Discover new habits. Free your home

Children add joy, purpose, and meaning to our lives. They provide optimism, hope, and love. They bring smiles, laughter, and energy into our homes. They also add clutter. As parents, balancing life and managing clutter may appear impossible—-or at the very least, never-ending. But what if ...

Atlas of Amputations and Limb Deficiencies
Atlas of Amputations and Limb Deficiencies

The Atlas of Amputations, Third Edition, remains the definitive and comprehensive reference on the surgical and prosthetic management of acquired and congenital limb loss. This expanded and updated edition is written by recognized experts in the fields of amputation surgery, rehabilitation and pr...

The Best Infant Feeding Log: The New Mom's Companion
The Best Infant Feeding Log: The New Mom's Companion

The Best Infant Feeding Log: "The New Mom's Companion" was created for new moms by moms that know the importance of keeping track of your baby's progress. This easy-to-use log is divided into 4 sections: Feedings, Sleep, Baby Stats and Notes. All pages include a "Special Notes" area to jot down...

Now What? A Patient's Guide to Recovery After Mastectomy
Now What? A Patient's Guide to Recovery After Mastectomy

In 2008, Amy Curran Baker was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma and opted for bilateral mastectomy with Direct to Implant Reconstruction. Within three weeks of being diagnosed she had a mastectomy and was on the road to recovery. But after the surgery she had a lot of questions, the same t...

Prosthetic Restoration and Rehabilitation of the Upper and Lower Extremity
Prosthetic Restoration and Rehabilitation of the Upper and Lower Extremity

Prosthetic Restoration and Rehabilitation of the Upper and Lower Extremity is a well-illustrated, state-of-the-art reference on the science and practice of post-amputation care, prosthetic restoration, and functional rehabilitation, designed to maximize patient independence and quality of life. C...

The Hinode Mission
The Hinode Mission

The Solar-B satellite was launched in the morning of 23 September 2006 (06:36 Japan time) by the Institute of Space and Astronautical Science, Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (ISAS/JAXA), and was renamed to Hinode (‘-sunrise’- in Japanese). Hinode carries three - struments- the X-r...

Little Bear Sees: How Children with Cortical Visual Impairment Can Learn to See
Little Bear Sees: How Children with Cortical Visual Impairment Can Learn to See

Cortical visual impairment (CVI), the leading cause of visual impairment in children today, is caused by damage to visual centers of the brain. Unfortunately, CVI is very often misdiagnosed or undiagnosed because many doctors, therapists and educators simply do not know about it. What we want yo...

Memoirs of a Very Civil Servant: Mackenzie King to Pierre Trudeau
Memoirs of a Very Civil Servant: Mackenzie King to Pierre Trudeau

Born in Saskatchewan in 1917, Gordon Robertson worked at the centre of government power from 1945 until his retirement in 1979. He worked directly with Prime Ministers King, St-Laurent, Pearson, and Trudeau, serving as senior advisor to the latter two. Commissioner of the Northwest Territories fr...

Laser Diode Beam Basics, Manipulations and  Characterizations (SpringerBriefs in Physics)
Laser Diode Beam Basics, Manipulations and Characterizations (SpringerBriefs in Physics)

Many optical design technical books are available for many years which mainly deal with image optics design based on geometric optics and using sequential raytracing technique. Some books slightly touched laser beam manipulation optics design. On the other hand many books on laser diodes have bee...

Taking My Life
Taking My Life

Discovered in her papers as a handwritten manuscript in 2008, Jane Rule's autobiography is a rich and culturally significant document that follows the first twenty-one years of her life.In writing about her formative years, she is indeed "taking" the measure of her life, assessing its contours of...