TITLE

DO YOU REALLY WANT A CURE?

AUTHOR(S)
Stevens, Simon
PUB. DATE
June 2010
SOURCE
Community Care;6/24/2010, Issue 1824, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's thoughts on society's insatiable thirst for medical cures.
ACCESSION #
52238253

 

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