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The Medicine show; Consumers Union's practical guide to some everyday health problems and health products,

Author: Consumers Union of United States.
Publisher: Mount Vernon, N.Y., Consumers Union [1974]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Medicine show.
Mount Vernon, N.Y., Consumers Union [1974]
(OCoLC)598711619
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Consumers Union of United States.
ISBN: 0890430004 9780890430002
OCLC Number: 1032369
Description: 384 pages illustrations 20 cm
Contents: Preface --
Introduction --
Aspirin and its competitors --
The common cold --
Coughs and cough remedies --
Sore throats --
Care of the teeth and gums --
"Tired eyes" and eyewashes --
Indigestion and antacids --
Constipation and diarrhea --
Hemorrhoids and other anal disorders --
Acne --
Dandruff and shampoos --
First aid for wounds, burns, and bites --
Treating poison ivy --
Products for sun worshipers --
The mouth odor fallacy --
Banashing body odor --
Genital deodorants for women --
The quacks --
The mistreatment of arthritis --
Low blood sugar --
The vitamin E cure-all --
Weight loss --
Drugs in pregnancy --
Insomnia, tension, and anxiety --
Psychotherapeutic drugs --
How to evaluate news about "miracles" --
Cortisone --
The other side of antibiotics --
How to stock a medicine cabinet --
How to buy prescription drugs --
How to look for a family doctor --
What makes a good hospital.
Other Titles: Consumer reports.
Responsibility: by the editors of Consumer reports.

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