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The last well person : how to stay well despite the health-care system

Author: Nortin M Hadler
Publisher: Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2004.
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The Last Well Person helps readers assume responsibility for assessing their own health and avoid medical interventions that are unnecessary or cause harm. To be well, stresses Hadler, is to have the wherewithal to cope effectively with many of life's unavoidable challenges. In lucid prose and with understated humour, he offers his book as a guide to healthier living.

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This book is a controversial skewering of how doctors and the medical industry turn healthy people into patients.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Hadler, Nortin M.
Last well person.
Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2004
(DLC) 2005360642
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nortin M Hadler
OCLC Number: 748854470
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 8 août 2011).
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Responsibility: Nortin M. Hadler.

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The Last Well Person helps readers assume responsibility for assessing their own health and avoid medical interventions that are unnecessary or cause harm. To be well, stresses Hadler, is to have the wherewithal to cope effectively with many of life's unavoidable challenges. In lucid prose and with understated humour, he offers his book as a guide to healthier living.

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This book is a controversial skewering of how doctors and the medical industry turn healthy people into patients.

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