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The cure for everything : untangling twisted messages about health, fitness, and happiness / Timothy Caulfield.

Book Book (c2012.)
Description: xvii, 234 p. ; 24 cm.
Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, c2012.
6 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9780807022054 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0807022055 (alk. paper)
General Note: As a researcher in health law and policy, Timothy Caulfield has spent almost two decades analyzing science issues and has been involved in science and health-policy decisions related to almost all the topics addressed in this book. He teaches biotechnology in the Faculty of Law and is the editor for the Health Law Journal and Health Law Review at the University of Alberta. He has published close to two hundred peer-reviewed articles in the world's top science journals, including Science, Cell, the Lancet, Nature, and Biotechnology, and in the popular press.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary: "With the goal of getting to the truth about our health, this book looks at both what the best available scientific evidences tells us about the role of fitness, diet, genetics and health remedies and the social forces that twist and distort what that evidence actually says"--Provided by publisher.
Citation: Caulfield, Timothy A. "The cure for everything : untangling twisted messages about health, fitness, and happiness." Boston : Beacon Press, 2012.

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