50 Health Scares That Fizzled

50 Health Scares That Fizzled

by Joan R. Callahan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0313385386

ISBN-13: 9780313385384

Pub. Date: 05/25/2011

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

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

Overview

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

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780313385384
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/25/2011
Pages:
361
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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