50 Health Scares That Fizzled

50 Health Scares That Fizzled

By: Joan R. Callahan (author)Hardback

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This engaging, nontechnical book discusses 50 health scares that captured the public's attention before fading away, covering real and perceived health threats from long-ago eras to present times. * Provides information about 50 health scares in 7 categories that abruptly surfaced then fizzled, providing a representative sample of similar events over the last half-century * Includes sidebar sections highlighting anecdotes or examples * A bibliography provides an extensive reading list for each topic chapter and the introduction * A glossary defines biomedical and other unfamiliar terms

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About Author

Joan R. Callahan, PhD, holds her doctorate degree in zoology from the University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ. She has worked as a researcher and consultant for over 30 years.

Product Details

  • publication date: 16/05/2011
  • ISBN13: 9780313385384
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 361
  • ID: 9780313385384
  • weight: 989
  • ISBN10: 0313385386

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