The Cure For Everything!: Untangling The Twisted Messages About Health Fitness And Happine

January 8, 2013|
The Cure For Everything!: Untangling The Twisted Messages About Health Fitness And Happine by Timothy Caulfield
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We all want to be healthy. But somehow the good information about how to get healthy keeps getting twisted. In The Cure for Everything! health and law expert Timothy Caulfield sets out to find the truth about what it takes to achieve a healthy lifestyle, even testing out many of the health claims on himself. He signs up for circuit training with a Hollywood trainer. He tackles a diet that really works with the help of his own Food Advisory Team (FAT). He also sends a test tube of warm spit to a genetics laboratory.

 

The Cure for Everything!  is a thorough debunking of bad science and an attempt to rescue good science. The result is sometimes hard to accept (sadly, there is no surefire shortcut to perfect abs) but also, in the end, liberating.

  TIMOTHY CAULFIELD is a professor in the Faculty of Law and the School of Public Health as well as research director of the Health Law and Science Policy Group at the University of Alberta. In recent years he has led and collaborated on a number of research projects having to do with the social challenges associated with genomic...
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Title:The Cure For Everything!: Untangling The Twisted Messages About Health Fitness And Happine
Format:Paperback
Product dimensions:296 pages, 8.2 X 5.3 X 0.8 in
Shipping dimensions:296 pages, 8.2 X 5.3 X 0.8 in
Published:January 8, 2013
Publisher:Penguin Canada
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780143177852

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