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Disease and destiny

Ralph Hermon Major

Disease and destiny

by Ralph Hermon Major

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Published by D. Appleton-Century company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Medicine -- History,
  • Pathology

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsR133 M3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination338p.
    Number of Pages338
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17852356M

    Disease and Destiny Disease and Destiny James A. Tobey demic receives passing mention in one of the " standard " histories, but the author seldom realizes that such a distressing event may have altered the course of history. In this engrossing book a medical scholar reveals the dominant role played by disease in the destiny of nations.   D isruptions in the biological environment were even more consequential to Rome’s destiny. For all the empire’s precocious advances, life expectancies ranged .

    ^Books of Sorrow ^ Calcified Fragments: Curiosity & Insight ^ Bungie (/9/9), Destiny: Console, Activision Blizzard, Grimoire: Thorn "To rend one's enemies is to see them not as equals, but objects - hollow of spirit and meaning. — 13th Understanding, 7th Book of Sorrow. ^ Bungie (/9/15), Destiny: The Taken King Playstation 4, Activision Blizzard, Grimoire: XXXVIII: The partition of death. Your genes are not your destiny: learn to prevent disease, improve brain function, and reverse the course of obesity and premature aging through easy-to-adopt nutrition and lifestyle changes that target your DNA While we cannot alter the genes we are born with, we can prevent and reverse disease with foods, supplements, and lifestyle choices that turn good genes on and bad genes off.

    Your Health Destiny From a board-certified internist and Lecturer in Medicine at Harvard Medical School, comes a scientifically proven mind-body prescription that will help you prevent disease, bounce back from illness, and manage life’s ups and down—all while achieving a greater sense of well-being, now and for the rest of your life. Obadiah Mailafia, "Book Review: Disease and the Destiny of Nations," African Development Review, African Development Bank, vol. 15(1), pages Handle: RePEc.


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