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

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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

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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