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Shattering the glass ceiling while coping with a lifelong tremor

When Alexandra Lebenthal was 3, the symptoms of essential tremor began appearing when her hands started to constantly shake. The now 55-year-old Upper East Sider wasn’t aware of the official name of her neurological condition until her early 40s. “I was very, very conscious of it as a child,” she says. “My dad had it,… Read More »

Coping with Prednisone, Revised and Updated: (*and Other Cortisone-Related Medicines)

Approximately one million Americans per year take high doses of prednisone and related drugs. While these medicines may be necessary to treat serious illnesses, they may also have unpleasant, and even devastating, side effects, including changes in mood, weight, and physical strength, and vulnerability to infection. In 1997, after acclaimed flutist Eugenia Zukerman was prescribed… Read More »

Coping with Kidney Disease: A 12-Step Treatment Program to Help You Avoid Dialysis

A revolutionary program that can indefinitely postpone the need for dialysis If you’ve been diagnosed with kidney failure, this book could save your life. If you suffer from diabetes, hypertension, obesity, or any of a host of conditions that put you at risk for kidney disease, you owe it to yourself to read what is… Read More »

Coping with Anxiety: Ten Simple Ways to Relieve Anxiety, Fear, and Worry

Relieve anxiety, fear, and worry for good! Fully revised and based in the latest research, this second edition of Coping with Anxiety includes the latest DSM updates and provides immediate, user-friendly, and effective strategies to stop anxiety at its source. If you suffer from anxiety, you may try to avoid the situations that cause you… Read More »