TITLE

NEW EDITION OF CONSUMER HEALTH TEXTBOOK AVAILABLE

PUB. DATE
July 2001
SOURCE
NCAHF Newsletter;Jul/Aug2001, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Stephen Barrett, William T. Jarvis, Manfred Kroger and William M. London are coauthors of the seventh edition of the college textbook 'Consumer Health: A Guide to Intelligent Decisions.' Chapter titles include: Consumer Health Issues; Separating Fact from Fiction; Frauds and Quackery; Advertising and Other Marketing Practices; Science-Based Health Care; Mental Health Care; Dental Care; “Alternative ” Methods; Self-Care; Health-Care Facilities; Basic Nutrition Concepts; Nutrition Fads, Fallacies, and Scams; Weight Control; Exercise Concepts, Products, and Services; Cardiovascular Diseases; Arthritis and Related Disorders; Cancer; AIDS; Drug Products; Skin Care and Beauty Aids; Especially for Women; Health Devices; Coping with Death; Health Insurance; Health-Care Economics; Consumer Laws, Agencies, and Strategies.
ACCESSION #
9518647

 

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