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


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780807022054 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0807022055 (alk. paper)
  • Description: xvii, 234 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, c2012.

Available copies

  • 7 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 8 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction R 730 .C38 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction R 730 C38 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 613/Caulfield (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) 613 Caulfield (Text to phone) Checked out 09/22/2014
Reading Adult Nonfiction 613 CAU (Text to phone) Available -
Stoneham Adult Nonfiction Mezzanine 613 CAU (Text to phone) Available -
Swampscott Thomson Room 613 C (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

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. Note: 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.
Subject: Quackery > Popular Works.
Consumer health > Popular Works.
Health > Popular works.

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