What could explain this explosion of bipolarity? Is it a legitimate diagnosis or the result of Big Pharma marketing? Exploring these questions, this title challenges the rise of 'bipolar' as a catch-all solution to complex problems, and argues that we need to rethink the highs and lows of mania and depression.
In A Series of Unfortunate Stereotypes, Lucy explores the different lenses through which she - and other people - have viewed her mental health problems. She tackles a number of different stereotypes placed on mentally ill people. In writing about her life in such an open way, Lucy has been able to claw herself back from the grips of her anxiety.
Bipolar? No one really knows what it is. Even today it's still misunderstood and badly affected by stigma. Ali Shaw was no different when she was diagnosed in 2009. Coming Clean is the story of one woman's triumph against Bipolar II and a no-holds-barred account of the reality that comes with the diagnosis.
'I loved this book.' Matt Haig, author of Reasons to Stay Alive and Notes On a Nervous Planet'Probably the best book on living with anxiety that I've ever read.' Mark Manson, author of The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*ck If you have anxiety, this book is for you.
Following Dr Michael Mosley's No.1 bestselling Fast 800, this fabulous companion cookbook offers a collection of delicious, nutritious recipes to help you incorporate the new 800-calorie programme into your daily life.
Using simple language, illustrations, humour and everyday examples, the author demonstrates how the science of epigenetics is revolutionizing our understanding of the link between mind and matter, and the profound effects it has on our personal lives and the collective life of our species.
Written by a teenager with dyspraxia, this practical guide helps young adults with dyspraxia and those around them get to grips with the social, physical and psychological chaos caused by developmental co-ordination disorders. The new edition of this award-winning book includes an update from the author on how dyspraxia affects her now as an adult.
Walking upright on two feet is a uniquely human skill. In this hymn to walking, neuroscientist Shane O'Mara invites us to marvel at the benefits it confers on our bodies and minds. Walking together to achieve a shared purpose is also a social glue that has contributed to our survival as a species.
Your go-to guide to a better life, starting with the way you thinkJoin 6 million readers around the world who have capitalised on the power of now First published in 1959, David J Schwartz's classic teachings are as powerful today as they were then.
Her timeless advice is as important and relevant today as when it was first published: we live in an era governed by fear - fear of failure, of missing out, of rejection, of the future, of change, of not fitting in, of intimacy, of being alone, of growing old ...
The bestselling, big-hearted and down-to-earth chefs, The Hairy Bikers, return with 80 of their very best Dieter recipes. Contains previously published recipes - brought together in a collection that's designed to help tackle type 2 diabetes for the first time.
Travel the Med without leaving your kitchen.
Join national treasure Ainsley Harriott on his culinary journey through the Mediterranean discovering the very best recipes to cook back home.
Ainsley's Mediterranean Cookbook includes all the recipes from his major 10-part ITV1 series.
Unlikely Positions (in Unlikely Places) - Holiday reads and travel literature following unlikely yogini Elizabeth Gowing on her yoga journey around Britain, from stand-up paddleboard yoga and Kundalini to Iyengar, doga and Brahma Kumaris, Cornwall and London to Yorkshire and Scotland: a humorous, compassionate narrative ultimately about community.
Includes crochet's most popular stitch styles: nubbly textured stitches, delicate lacy ones, technically challenging Tunisian, colourful, graphic and endlessly adaptable chevrons and ripples, and finishing techniques.
Rituals help us connect to ourselves and the world around us: they improve our wellbeing and our sense of belonging. In this practical guide, Tania Ahsan focuses on rituals we can all use that are rooted in our five main senses: by performing these daily, we can relieve stress and live a calmer, more balanced, life.
When life seems unkind, turn to this collection of inspirational quotes to find some warmth. Filled with wisdom from some of the world's most well-known minds, The Pocket Book of Compassion offers thoughts and advice to restore, reset, and revive your day-to-day life.
When life seems a little out of balance, turn to this collection of inspirational quotes to establish some equilibrium in your life. Filled with wisdom from some of the world's most well-known minds, The Pocket Book of Balance offers thoughts and advice to restore, reset, and revive your day-to-day life.
When life asks the hard questions, turn to this collection of inspirational quotes to gain some perspective. Filled with guidance from some of the world's most well-known minds, The Pocket Book of Wisdom offers thoughts and advice to restore, reset, and revive your day-to-day life.