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              Schadenfreude: The Joy of Another's Misfortune

              Schadenfreude: The Joy of Another's Misfortune (Hardback, Main)

              By Watt Smith, Tiffany

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              'Nothing makes the world gleam like bad people getting the fate they deserve. For one glorious moment, the stars align, the universe delivers, and the commuter who barged past us all down the station stairs misses the train' Schadenfreude - enjoying the pain and failures of other ...

              ISBN 9781781259085
              Published 14 November 2018 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Wellcome Collection
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              Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End

              Being Mortal: Illness, Medicine and What Matters in the End (Paperback, Main)

              By Gawande, Atul

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              From the international bestselling author of Better, Complications and The Checklist Manifesto and Reith Lecturer 2014, a revolutionary and emotionally searing account of death, dying and medicine.

              ISBN 9781846685828
              Published 26 August 2015 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Wellcome Collection
              Language (English)
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              Chasing the Sun: The New Science of Sunlight and How it Shapes Our Bodies and Minds

              Chasing the Sun: The New Science of Sunlight and How it Shapes Our Bodies and Minds (Hardback, Main)

              By Geddes, Linda

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              Our ancestors constructed vast monuments like Stonehenge and Pyramids of Egypt and Central America to keep track of the sun and celebrate the annual cycle of death and rebirth. The returning sun heralds new beginnings. Indeed, for most of mankind's history, the sun has dictated o ...

              ISBN 9781781258323
              Published 4 February 2019 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Wellcome Collection
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              Beneath the Skin: Great Writers on the Body

              Beneath the Skin: Great Writers on the Body (Hardback, Main)

              By Beauman, Ned; Alderman, Naomi; Lynch, Thomas; Kerr, Philip; Various

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              Buried beneath layers of flesh, our hearts pump, our lungs inflate, our kidneys filter. These organs, and others, are essential to our survival but remain largely unknown to us. And yet they all have stories to tell. And who better to tell them than fifteen of the world's finest ...

              ISBN 9781788160957
              Published 28 November 2018 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Wellcome Collection
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              In the Bonesetter's Waiting Room: Travels Through Indian Medicine

              In the Bonesetter's Waiting Room: Travels Through Indian Medicine (Paperback, Main)

              By Prasad, Aarathi; Edited by Topiwala, Kirty

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              The first comprehensive history of medicine in India

              ISBN 9781781254875
              Published 25 October 2017 by Profile Books Ltd
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              Beneath the Skin: Great Writers on the Body
                

              Beneath the Skin: Great Writers on the Body (Paperback, Main)

              By Beauman, Ned; Alderman, Naomi; Lynch, Thomas; Kerr, Philip; Various

              • RRP: $29.50
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              Our bodies all have stories to tell - and who better to tell them than fifteen of the world's finest writers? Buried beneath layers of flesh, our hearts pump, our lungs inflate, our kidneys filter. These organs, and others, are essential to our survival but remain largely unknown ...

              ISBN 9781788160964
              Release Date 4 July 2019 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Wellcome Collection
              Available for pre-order internationally. Ships upon its international release date of 2 Jul 2020.
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              Chasing the Sun: The New Science of Sunlight and How it Shapes Our Bodies and Minds
                

              Chasing the Sun: The New Science of Sunlight and How it Shapes Our Bodies and Minds (Paperback, Main)

              By Geddes, Linda

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              Since the dawn of time, humans have worshipped the sun. And with good reason. Our biology is set up to work in partnership with the sun. From our sleep cycles to our immune systems and our mental health, access to sunlight is crucial for living a happy and fulfilling life. New re ...

              ISBN 9781781258330
              Release Date 4 July 2019 by Profile Books Ltd
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              Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture

              Living with Buildings: And Walking with Ghosts - On Health and Architecture (Hardback, Main)

              By Sinclair, Iain

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              Buildings shape our lives and our health. They affect how we sleep, work, socialise and even breathe. They can isolate us, make us sick or put us in danger, but they can also heal. We, in turn, make our buildings an extension of ourselves: our hopes, fears and vanities. The struc ...

              ISBN 9781788160469
              Published 24 October 2018 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Series Wellcome Collection
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              Shapeshifters: A Doctor's Notes on Medicine & Human Change

              Shapeshifters: A Doctor's Notes on Medicine & Human Change (Hardback, Main)

              By Francis, Gavin

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              Our minds and bodies change constantly - we dream and laugh, wax and wane, distort and repair, grow taller and shrink, flourish and decay as we make our way through life. Some of these changes we have little choice about - we can't avoid puberty, the menopause, or even death. Oth ...

              ISBN 9781781257739
              Published 23 May 2018 by Profile Books Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Wellcome Collection
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              Adventures in Human Being

              Adventures in Human Being (Paperback, Main)

              By Francis, Gavin

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              Oliver Sacks meets Bear Grylls in this unique voyage around the human body, from the prize-winning author of Empire Antarctica. Now available in paperback.

              ISBN 9781781253427
              Published 24 February 2016 by Profile Books Ltd
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