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Best Health Books: The Ultimate List

Here is a list of the best Health books, some I have read myself, some that I did research on, and all have great reviews!

1. Health: The Basics (13th Edition) (2018)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListFor courses in personal health.     aligns well-researched health information with current real-world topics that have the greatest impact on students’’ lives to keep them hooked on learning and living well. The integrates mindfulness research, tools, and practices throughout, enabling students to incorporate mindfulness practices to help cut through the static of everyday life, to be more focused and present, and to improve academic performance.   Along with new content on sleep and health, as well as diversity and health equity, builds on its strengths of using the most current,…
Author(s): Rebecca J. Donatelle

2. Health: The Basics, The Mastering Health Edition (12th Edition) (2016)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListYou are purchasing a standalone product; MasteringHealth™ does not come packaged with this content. If you would like to purchase both the physical text and MasteringHealth™ search for:       For Personal Health Courses. This package includes MasteringHealth ™.   focuses health coverage on real-world topics that have the greatest impact on readers’ lives, keeping individuals hooked on learning and living well. Along with dynamic new interactive content and media, this book retains its hallmarks of…
Author(s): Rebecca J. Donatelle

3. The Complete Guide to Fasting: Heal Your Body Through Intermittent, Alternate-Day, and Extended Fasting (2016)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListThousands of books have been written about the latest and greatest diets that will help people lose weight and improve health. But a key element in any successful nutritional health program is a tried-and-true method that most people haven’t thought about—yet it could be revolutionary for taking health to the next level. This ancient secret is fasting.Fasting is not about starving oneself. When done right, it’s an incredibly effective therapeutic approach that produces amazing results regardless of diet plan. In fact,…
Author(s): Dr. Jason Fung, Jimmy Moore

4. Your Health Has Been Hijacked: And It’s High Time To Take It Back! (1) (2019)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListAre you concerned about your health and longevity, and the health of your children AND your children’s children? Are you concerned about cancer, diabetes, Alzheimer’s disease, degenerative arthritis, autism, and the rest of the chronic diseases we hear about so frequently these days? If you are, this book is a must read! What you will find may completely change your view of the causes of these devastating diseases and give you hope for a future of good health and a productive life. Dr. Reed has written a riveting exposé of the many ways that our health has been stolen…
Author(s): Thomas Reed

5. Health At Every Size: The Surprising Truth About Your Weight (2010)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListFat isn’t the problem. Dieting is the problem. A society that rejects anyone whose body shape or size doesn’t match an impossible ideal is the problem. A medical establishment that equates “thin” with “healthy” is the problem.The solution? Health at Every Size. Tune in to your body’s expert guidance. Find the joy in movement. Eat what you want, when you want, choosing pleasurable foods that help you to feel good. You too can feel great in your body right now—and Health at Every Size will show you how….
Author(s): Linda Bacon

6. Private Practice Essentials: Business Tools for Mental Health Professionals (2017)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListPrivate Practice Essentials is an innovative, practical guide and workbook for creating business and clinical success in your counseling and therapy practice. You’ll be guided through numerous exercises that provide a solid and personalized plan with realistic and attainable goals. It’s like having a professional business consultant right at your fingertips.75+ reproducible worksheets, forms and exercises: – Networking & Marketing Strategies – Tips to Improve Financial Success – Budgeting Tools – Clinical Intake and Business Forms – Business Plan Templates- Diversification Strategies…
Author(s): Howard Baumgarten

7. The Men’s Health Big Book of Exercises: Four Weeks to a Leaner, Stronger, More Muscular You! (2016)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListThe Men’s Health Big Book of Exercises is the essential workout guide for anyone who wants a better body. As the most comprehensive collection of exercises ever created, this book is a body-shaping power tool for both beginners and long-time lifters alike. This book contains hundreds of useful tips, the latest findings in exercise science, and cutting-edge workouts from the world’s top trainers.Backed by the authority of Men’s Health magazine, this updated and revised edition features 100 new fat-loss exercises in 20 workouts designed by BJ Gaddour, Fitness Director of Men’s Health, and 1,350 photographs, showing…
Author(s): Adam Campbell

8. The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love that Lasts (2015)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListFalling in love is easy. Staying in love—that’s the challenge. How can you keep your relationship fresh and growing amid the demands, conflicts, and just plain boredom of everyday life?In the #1 New York Times bestseller The 5 Love Languages, you’ll discover the secret that has transformed millions of relationships worldwide. Whether your relationship is flourishing or failing, Dr. Gary Chapman’s proven approach to showing and receiving love will help you experience deeper and richer levels of intimacy with your partner—starting today.The 5 Love Languages is as…
Author(s): Gary Chapman

9. Global Health 101, Third Edition (Essential Public Health) (2015)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListRated by an independent panel as the best introductory Global Health text for undergraduates, Global Health 101, Third Edition is a clear, concise, and user-friendly introduction to the most critical issues in global health. It illustrates key themes with an extensive set of case studies, examples, and the latest evidence. Particular attention is given to the health-development link, to developing countries, and to the health needs of poor and disadvantaged people.The Third Edition is a thorough revision that offers an extensive amount of new and…
Author(s): Richard Skolnik

10. Nutritional Treatments to Improve Mental Health Disorders: Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions for Depression, Anxiety, Bipolar & ADHD (2018)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListNationally-recognized naturopathic doctor, , has created the go-to reference for anyone looking to improve their wellbeing. Using nutrition and non-pharmaceutical interventions, Dr. Procyk presents a biology-based approach to think more holistically about assessment, diagnosis and treatment of mental health issues. – Correct the vitamin and mineral deficiencies that contribute to mental health symptoms – How to feed your brain the right food to optimize focus and performance – Strategies to improve sleep – Identify common hormonal imbalances misdiagnosed as mental illness – Case studies- Handouts to…
Author(s): Anne Procyk

11. An Introduction to Community & Public Health (2014)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListNow with a new full color design and art program, the Eighth Edition of An Introduction to Community & Public Health provides the latest trends and statistics in community health. With an emphasis on developing the knowledge and skills necessary for a career in health education, this best-selling introductory text covers such topics as epidemiology, community organization, program planning, minority health, health care, mental health, environmental health, drugs, safety, and occupational health. A robust pedagogy and online companion Website help students understand and retain key learning…
Author(s): James F. McKenzie, Robert R. Pinger

12. Dr. A’s Habits of Health: The Path to Permanent Weight Control & Optimal Health (2010)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListGo from surviving to thriving! If you’ve ever tried to lose weight only to gain it back, Dr. A’s Habits of Health offers a life-changing breakthrough that shows you not only how to reach and maintain your healthy weight, but how to create a life of renewed vibrancy, health, and spirit all under the easy-to-follow guidance of one of America s most esteemed and compassionate practitioners of weight loss and optimal health. Join thousands of people worldwide who’ve gone from discouragement to confidence, from depletion to unimaginable vitality and…
Author(s): Wayne Scott Andersen

13. Psychopharmacology: Straight Talk on Mental Health Medications, Third Edition (2015)

Best Health Books: The Ultimate ListThis is the definitive guide and desk reference for healthcare professionals and patients to expand their knowledge in the pharmacological and behavioral treatment of psychosis, anxiety, depression, bipolar, insomnia and ADHD.New to the third edition:-DSM-5 and psychotropic medication prescribing-New risk factors with antidepressants-Anxiety treatment — what should not be medicated-Herbal and other alternative treatments-Latest in geriatric psychopharmacology-Psychotropic medication discontinuation-safe strategies that work-Additive and combination medication…
Author(s): Joseph Wegmann

Best Health Books: The Ultimate List

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some health books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

The gift of healing herbs : plant medicines and home remedies for a vibrantly healthy life

Author(s): Robin Rose Bennett
Publisher: North Atlantic Books, Year: [2014], Size: 5 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1176064

The Hidden Curriculum in Health Professional Education

Author(s): Frederic W. Hafferty and Joseph F. O'Donnell (eds.)
Publisher: Dartmouth College Press, Year: [2014], Size: 1 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1324864

SugarDetoxMe 100+ Recipes to Curb Cravings and Take Back Your Health

Author(s): Summer Rayne Oakes
Publisher: Sterling Epicure, Year: Sterling Epicu, Size: 61 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2363202

Gardening Down-Under: A Guide to Healthier Soils and Plants

Author(s): Kevin Handreck
Publisher: CSIRO Publishing, Stylus Publishing, LLC [distributor, Year: June 2001, Size: 35 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2386344

Magical Folkhealing Herbs, Oils, and Recipes for Health, Healing, and Magic

Author(s): DJ Conway
Publisher: Llewellyn Publications, Year: 8 Dec 2018, Size: 7 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2297826

The Hearth Witch’s Kitchen Herbal: Culinary Herbs for Magic, Beauty, and Health

Author(s): Anna Franklin
Publisher: Llewellyn Publications, Year: 8 Apr 2019, Size: 6 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2366712

The Essential Oils Diet: Lose Weight and Transform Your Health with the Power of Essential Oils and Bioactive Foods

Author(s): Eric Zielinski,Sabrina Ann Zielinski
Publisher: Harmony, Year: 7 May 2019, Size: 4 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2366648

Skogluft: Norwegian Secrets for Bringing Natural Air and Light into Your Home and Office to Dramatically Improve Health and Happiness

Author(s): Jørn Viumdal
Publisher: Harper Design, Year: 7 May 2019, Size: 44 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2366709

The Healthy Electric Smoker Cookbook: 100 Recipes with All-Natural Ingredients and Fewer Carbs!

Author(s): Robyn Lindars
Publisher: Alpha, Year: 7 May 2019, Size: 59 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2368989

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are absolutely record-breakers according to The Wall Street Journal, others are drafted by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant links you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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