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Drop dead healthy : one man's humble quest for bodily perfection / A. J. Jacobs.

  • ISBN: 9781416599074 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 141659907X (hbk.
  • Description: x, 402 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster,

Available copies

  • 14 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 14 total copies.

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Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Contents Note: The stomach : the quest to eat right -- The heart : the quest to get my blod pumping -- The ears : the quest for quiet -- The butt : the quest to avoid sedentary life -- The immune system : the quest to conquer germs -- The stomach, revisted : the quest for the perfect meal -- The genitals : the quest to have more sex -- The nervous system : the quest to hurt less -- The lower intestine : the quest to go to the bathroom properly -- The adrenal gland : the quest to lower my stress level -- The brain : the quest to be smarter -- The endoctrine system : the quest for a nontoxic home -- The teeth: the quest for the perfect smile -- The feet : the quest to run right -- The lungs : The quest to breathe better -- The stomach, revisted : the continued quest for the perfect diet -- The skin : the quest to erase blemishes -- The heart, revisited : the quest for the perfect workout -- The inside of the eyelid : the quest for the perfect night's sleep -- The bladder : the quest to figure out what to drink -- The gonads : the quest to get more balls -- The nose : the quest to smell better -- The hands : the quest for magic fingers -- The back : the quest to stand up straight -- The eyes : the quest to see better -- The skull : the quest not to be killed in an accident -- The finish line.
Summary: "One mans comedic journey to discover how to live as healthfully as possible"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Jacobs, A. J., 1968- > Health.
Health.
Nutrition > Biography.
Exercise.
Health > Humor.