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Published October, 2020
By Samuel Myers
Publisher: Island Press
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An up-to-date, readable introduction to the emerging field of planetary health, a fundamental pillar of biomedical and environmental sciences.

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Published July, 2020
By Bechara Choucair
Publisher: Island Press
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Clearly explains the ground-breaking strategy of precision community health and how it can provide targeted care for all communities.

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Published June, 2018
By Mary Beth Pfeiffer
Publisher: Island Press
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Through stories about the struggles of Lyme victims, Pfeiffer shows that Lyme is the first in a new trend of epidemics linked to climate change.

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Published June, 2018
By Suzanne Bohan
Publisher: Island Press
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Follows a bold experiment to close the health gap in wealthy vs. poor communities.

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Published September, 2017
By Emily Monosson
Publisher: Island Press
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A hopeful look at our natural defences and the future of food and human health. Emily Monosson explores science's most innovative strategies, from high-tech gene editing to the ancient practice of faecal transplants.

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Published June, 2015
By Dan Fagin
Publisher: Island Press
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Rooted in a centuries-old scientific quest, this is an epic of dumpers at midnight and deceptions in broad daylight, of corporate avarice and government neglect, and of a few brave individuals who refused to keep silent until the truth was exposed.

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Published April, 2014
By Mark Jerome Walters
Publisher: Island Press
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Every time we sneeze, there seems to be a new form of flu: bird flu, swine flu, Spanish flu, Hong Kong flu, H5N1, and most recently, H5N7. Through human stories and advanced science, the author explores the origins of seven diseases: Mad Cow Disease, HIV/AIDS, Salmonella DT104, Lyme Disease, Hantavirus, West Nile, and new strains of flu.

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Published October, 2013
By Gary Paul Nabhan
Publisher: Island Press
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Vegan, low fat, low carb, slow carb: Every diet seems to promise a one-size-fits-all solution to health. But they ignore the diversity of human genes and how they interact with what we eat. In this title, a renowned ethnobotanist shows why the perfect diet for one person could be disastrous for another.

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Published May, 2013
By Emily Monosson
Publisher: Island Press
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With BPA in baby bottles, mercury in fish, and lead in computer monitors, the world has become a toxic place. The author traces the development of life's defence systems - the mechanisms that transform, excrete, and stow away potentially harmful chemicals - from over three billion years ago to today.

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Published May, 2012
By Emily Monosson
Publisher: Island Press
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With BPA in baby bottles, mercury in fish, and lead in computer monitors, the world has become a toxic place. The author traces the development of life's defence systems - the mechanisms that transform, excrete, and stow away potentially harmful chemicals - from over three billion years ago to today.

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