As Faculty Dean of
Continuing Medical Education at Harvard Medical School, Dr. Sanjiv Chopra
provides the most up-to-date medical information to thousands of doctors from
around the world each year. Now, in this book, he and Dr. Alan Lotvin bring
this important, life-changing information directly to people everywhere, so
that you too can benefit from the best, most reliable medical knowledge
Not every study
that the media reports on is reliable, and Drs. Chopra and Lotvin show readers
how they can tell which ones to pay to attention and which to ignore. In this
book they explore medicine’s most controversial and exciting subjects,
revealing new breakthroughs that affect your health and debunking the myths
that you’ve always wondered about. It answers questions about a wide range of
topics. Highlights include:
and Drink: Is coffee a lifesaver? Is there really a “best” diet for you?
Vitamins, and Supplements: Does Vitamin D prevent cancer? What supplements
have value, and which are a waste of money? (Hint: almost all of them!)
What cancer screening methods are effective? What's the truth about stem
Medicine: Does acupuncture work? Can meditation or yoga make you healthy?
Risks: Can cellphones cause tumors? Is it dangerous to drink from plastic
Using only the most current,
most trustworthy scientific studies and interviews with the world’s top
authorities, A Longer Life, A Healthier Life explodes dozens of medical “facts”
we all believe and provides surprisingly hopeful information about the latest
research breakthroughs. Download and start listening now!