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Body by Darwin : how evolution shapes our health and transforms medicine

Author: Jeremy Taylor
Publisher: Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2015.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taylor, Jeremy, 1946- author.
Body by Darwin
(DLC) 2015019942
(OCoLC)902656887
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Taylor
ISBN: 9780226059914 022605991X
OCLC Number: 923011098
Description: 1 online resource (pages)
Contents: Introduction --
Absent friends --
How the hygiene hypothesis explains allergies and autoimmune diseases --
A fine romance --
How evolutionary theory explains infertility and diseases of pregnancy --
The downside of upright --
The relationship between bipedalism and orthopedic illnesses --
DIY eye --
How developmental biology cures blindness and rebuts creationism --
Hopeful monsters --
Why cancer is almost impossible to cure --
A problem with the plumbing --
Why the evolution of coronary arteries makes us prone to heart attacks --
Score years-and then? --
How evolution is breathing new life into Moribund Dementia Research.
Responsibility: Jeremy Taylor.

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