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Die Walfängerin von Borkum
 - Claudia Schirdewan - Taschenbuch
Die Walfängerin von Borkum
 - Claudia Schirdewan - Taschenbuch

Claudia Schirdewan (Author)

THE WHALER OF BORKUM

Love and betrayal set against the background of early whaling in the North SeaBorkum in 1653. Joris Meyer, a 21-year-old from Borkum, has completed his training as a ship's master. In the summer, he is scheduled to take the whaler "Het Eiland" on a hunt as far as Spitsbergen. Whaling is a young business and excitement on Borkum is running high. His fiancée, Fenja, is worried because the renowned Captain Hansen has designs on her younger sister, and with Joris at sea they are without protection. Joris...

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Die Wahrheit über unsere Medikamente
 - Taschenbuch
Die Wahrheit über unsere Medikamente
 - Taschenbuch

THE TRUTH ABOUT OUR MEDICES

How They Help, Who They Harm, and Which Ones Are a Waste of Money

Side effects, interactions, and everything you should know about taking common medications, but often don't learn from your doctor and pharmacistDid you know that ibuprofen can be deadly if you take ASS100 at the same time? Have you ever heard that St. John's wort blocks the effect of birth control pills? And that there are more chemical ingredients in herbal medicines than in synthetic ones? Many people often don't know key facts about the pills, sprays, and drops they take on a regular basis. This...

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Die Macht unserer Gene
 - Daniel Wallerstorfer - Hardcover
Die Macht unserer Gene
 - Daniel Wallerstorfer - Hardcover

Daniel Wallerstorfer (Author)

THE POWER OF OUR GENES

How to Stay Healthy by Knowing Your Genetic Heritage

Knowing your genes will put you in control of your destinyAccording to scientific estimates, every human being suffers from at least 2,000 genetic defects. They cause our immune system to function less effectively, lead to osteoarthritis and osteoporosis, impair our vision, can cause diabetes, and make us fat.However, genetic predispositions do not have to represent an inescapable fate. Many genetic risk factors can be rendered ineffective, often completely so, through proper preventative care, diet,...

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Wildes Paradies
 - Claudia Praxmayer - Hardcover
Wildes Paradies
 - Claudia Praxmayer - Hardcover

Claudia Praxmayer (Author)

WILD PARADISE

Letting Nature Run Free and Reaping Rich Rewards

Gardening stories – accomplishments and failuresClaudia Praxmayer and her husband bought an old farm in Germany’s Chiemgau region. The idea was to create habitats where endangered species could find refuge on the huge property. Praxmayer, a biologist, built deadwood hedges and terraced beds, let wildflower meadows grow and ponds fill up – and life sprouted everywhere! Hedgehogs, birds, and bats moved in; wild bees and other insects found plenty of food, and even peaceful coexistence in the vegetable...

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Re-Power
 - Suzann Kirschner-Brouns - PB
Re-Power
 - Suzann Kirschner-Brouns - PB

Suzann Kirschner-Brouns (Author), Susanne Esche-Belke (Author)

RE-POWER

Staying Healthy, Slim and Happy With the Help of Our Most Important Organs

For health, anti-ageing, beauty – and plenty of powerThe gut, the thyroid gland, the adrenal glands and our hormones have a big impact on our health. But stress, a poor diet or a lack of self-care can weaken organs and hormone systems, with serious knock-on effects in terms of both physical and mental health. Low energy levels, for example, or a weakened immune system, can be caused by hypothyroidism or a hormone imbalance. The strategies in Re-Power will help you rebalance these systems, strengthening...

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Erschöpft
 - Dr. Matthias Marquardt - Hardcover
Erschöpft
 - Dr. Matthias Marquardt - Hardcover

Dr. Matthias Marquardt (Author)

EXHAUSTED

Why We’re All Running Out of Energy, and What We Can Do About It

Why we’re all running out of energy – and what we can do about it Every day, people come to Dr Matthias Marquardt’s practice seeking help with exhaustion. He sees not only stressed-out executives but also mothers on maternity leave, employees, teachers and small business owners. Exhaustion is widespread in our society. And people who go to the doctor suffering from exhaustion tend to want to find out the cause of the problem and be prescribed the appropriate medication for it. But medicine alone...

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Size egal
 - Tanja Marfo - PB
Size egal
 - Tanja Marfo - PB

Tanja Marfo (Speaker), Caro Matzko (Speaker)

WHATEVER YOUR SIZE

If you love yourself, you’ll always be your perfect weightBum too big, breasts too small, hair too thin? Disregarding conventional ideals of beauty and recognising their own attractiveness is something many women find difficult to do. In this book, two different women tell of their lifelong struggles with their weight and self-image: Tanja Marfo, who was always ‘too much’, and Caro Matzko, who almost starved herself to death as a young woman. They describe their quest for emotional equilibrium and...

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Die Winzerstochter vom Rhein
 - Martina Walter - Taschenbuch
Die Winzerstochter vom Rhein
 - Martina Walter - Taschenbuch

A winemaker's daughter fights for the family vineyardRhöndorf, 1688. Flora, a winemaker's young daughter, and her father are anxious about their future. The owner of the land they lease has suddenly died, and now his son and heir wants to sell the farm which is located at the foot of the Siebengebirge Hills. Yet when he encounters personal childhood memories at the Weinreiss farm, he changes his plans. Meeting Flora may not be entirely without blame for his decision. Yet Flora already has an admirer...

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