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By Joan R. Callahan

This enticing, nontechnical ebook discusses 50 future health scares that captured the public's awareness earlier than fading away, protecting genuine and perceived overall healthiness threats from long-ago eras to offer times.

• offers information regarding 50 wellbeing and fitness scares in 7 different types that without warning surfaced then fizzled, supplying a consultant pattern of comparable occasions over the past half-century

• comprises sidebar sections highlighting anecdotes or examples

• A bibliography presents an intensive interpreting record for every subject bankruptcy and the introduction

• A thesaurus defines biomedical and different unexpected terms

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Those who cling to the medical roulette wheel long enough to land on chronic Lyme may find some comfort in the anti-inflammatory effect of antibiotics. Someday, doctors may be able to determine exactly what ails each person, but that day has not yet come. REFERENCES AND RECOMMENDED READING Baker, P. J. ’ ” American Journal of Medicine, Vol. 121, 2008, pp. 562–564. Bellick, P. ” New York Times, 5 September 2009. ” Time, 21 August 1989. Carmichael, M. ” Newsweek, 22 August 2008. , and A. Underwood.

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