50 Health Scares That Fizzled by Joan R. Callahan

By Joan R. Callahan

Despite the advantages of complex know-how and glossy security mechanisms, the area round us turns out to develop ever extra harmful and fraught with hidden hazards. Even within the details age, it really is demanding to parent authentic, medical info from sensationalized money owed within the media, "urban legends," or unsubstantiated web lore.

In 50 health and wellbeing Scares That Fizzled, award-winning writer and researcher Joan R. Callahan examines 50 overall healthiness scares in 7 specified different types: clinical interventions, infectious illnesses, meals scares, ingredients in meals or drinks, different organic risks, chemical or radiological exposures, and way of life offerings. With nice wit and a mild tone, Dr. Callahan alleviates readers' matters and deftly explains the complicated matters, making the subject material approachable.

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