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A short guide to a long life, David B. Agus, MD, with Kristin Loberg ; illustrations by Chieun Ko-Bistrong

Label
A short guide to a long life
Title
A short guide to a long life
Statement of responsibility
David B. Agus, MD, with Kristin Loberg ; illustrations by Chieun Ko-Bistrong
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "One of the world's leading doctors and bestselling author presents the simple rules everyone should follow in order to live a long, healthy, and productive life. In his #1 New York Times bestselling book, The End of Illness, Dr. David B. Agus shared what he had learned from his work as one of today's most prominent cancer doctors and researchers, revealing the risks he takes in a field begging for innovations that can prolong not only the lives of cancer patients but anyone hoping to live long and robustly. Now Dr. Agus has turned his analysis into a practical and fun illustrated health guide for everyday living. Hailed by Vice President Al Gore as having developed "a dramatic new way that could lead to greatly improving the quality of life for millions, starting right now, " Dr. Agus believes that our foundation for optimal health begins with the daily habits we keep--and that we can build upon that bedrock with inexpensive, widely accessible drugs that have been proven to work while ditching false promises, such as vitamins and supplements. A Short Guide to a Long Life is divided into three sections (What to Do, What to Avoid, and Doctor's Orders) that provide the definitive answers to many common and not-so-common questions: Who should take a baby aspirin daily? Are flu shots safe? Are vitamins bad for you? What is truly "fresh" produce? Why is it important to protect your senses? Are airport scanners hazardous? Dr. Agus' eye-opening responses will help you develop new, effective patterns of personal health care so you can maintain your health using the latest and most reliable science. Now go live life!"--
  • "A fun, illustrated book of simple rules everyone should follow in order to live a long, healthy life, derived from Dr. Agus's #1 New York Times bestselling book, The End of Illness"--
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  • Provided by publisher
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Agus, David
Dewey number
613.2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RA776.75
LC item number
.A38 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Loberg, Kristin
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Longevity
  • Aging
  • Physical fitness
  • Self-care, Health
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • Aging
  • Longevity
  • Physical fitness
  • Self-care, Health
  • Health and Wellbeing
Label
A short guide to a long life, David B. Agus, MD, with Kristin Loberg ; illustrations by Chieun Ko-Bistrong
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/1247/950/9781476730950/image/lgcover.9781476730950.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The power of prevention -- What to do -- What to avoid -- Doctor's orders
Control code
1446137
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 190 pages
Isbn
9781471131967
Lccn
2013024329
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1446137
  • (Sirsi) 1446137
  • (OCoLC)851572819
Label
A short guide to a long life, David B. Agus, MD, with Kristin Loberg ; illustrations by Chieun Ko-Bistrong
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/1247/950/9781476730950/image/lgcover.9781476730950.jpg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The power of prevention -- What to do -- What to avoid -- Doctor's orders
Control code
1446137
Dimensions
19 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 190 pages
Isbn
9781471131967
Lccn
2013024329
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1446137
  • (Sirsi) 1446137
  • (OCoLC)851572819

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