How to Be your Own Diagnostic DetectiveBook - 2008
We all notice things about our bodies that don't seem quite right, from brittle hair to excessive flatulence. But when are these simply harmless physical quirks and when are they signs that a visit to the doctor is in order? This guide covers every body part from head to toe---and everything in between--to help you decode the often mysterious messages your body sends you. Drawn from cutting-edge research and the latest scientific literature, and vetted by a panel of medical experts, this book also includes historical trivia and fascinating factoids about each body area.--From publisher description.
Publisher: New York : Bantam Books, 2008
Branch Call Number: 616.047 LIE
Characteristics: xiv, 322 p. : ill. ; 24 cm