Lives are at stake!
The new class of physics grad students has arrived at Midwestern U, and it’s not just grades making them nervous. Academic collegiality turns into fear and distrust as they discover their classmates have skeletons in their closets and their department exams will drive all but a few out of the program. […]
Watch Your Mouth! Discover What’s Alive Inside
BDP’s first children’s book and first illustrated color book, coming in electronic and print versions
Right now billions and billions of fungi, bacteria and viruses are coating your tongue, scumming up your teeth and flavoring your breath. There are more microbes in your mouth than there are people […]
New research indicates that microbiota make us who we are. The skin’s ecosystem is inhabited by diverse microorganisms, most of which are harmless or even beneficial. A few are pathogenic and play a role in acne formation.
The Acne Answer looks at treating inflammatory skin conditions such as teenage acne, adult acne and rosacea from […]
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A collection of short stories that are a finger on the pulse of our individual and collective secrets, exploring the cost of hiding them or trying to share them. Some, like the protagonists in “It’s Usually This Dark By Now” and “A Crime […]
A realistic look at the life of a pirate by popular maritime fiction author Michael Aye. Young Cooper Cain is driven from his home and his country by a nefarious cousin. Little does he imagine what awaits: on his way to Antigua from his native England, Cooper finds himself captured by pirates and eventually signs […]
All it took was a few baby chicks and a carpeted floor, and soon Jane Ishka, a San Francisco Bay Area homesteader, literally felt her skin crawling. She–and her house, her car, and all of her belongings–had been infested by the red poultry mite, Dermanyssus gallinae. Driven from her home and bed by the biting […]
Puswhisperer II: Another Year of Pus continues the clinical anecdotes of its predecessor. Newly updated, edited, and illustrated, this book makes the Medscape […]
A youthful vagrant, Billy Tabbs has been living in the streets for as long as he can remember, scratching out a pitiable existence in a city that doesn’t much care if he lives or dies.
Amid rumors that his kind are disappearing from the alleyways and the overpasses, Billy is recruited into a bizarre homeless […]
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