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Why our health matters : a vision of medicine that can transform our future

Author: Andrew Weil; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Publisher: [Ashland, Or.] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., 2009.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Dr. Weil delves into the the problem of what went wrong withe the American way of health care to create the crisis in which we are in. He shows how medical schools fail to give future doctors the education they need, how insurance companies have destroyed our opportunity to get excellent care, and how pharmaceutical companies have come to rule our lives. The solution involves creating a completely new culture of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Downloadable audio books
Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Weil; Blackstone Audio, Inc.
ISBN: 9781441709486 1441709487
OCLC Number: 430942938
Notes: Unabridged.
Audio file.
Title from image on Web page (viewed Aug. 18, 2009).
Performer(s): Read by the author.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file)
Contents: You have a right to good health care --
Exposing the myths of American health care --
Moving to the future while learning from the past --
Reversing the toxic trends --
Doctors of the future --
Medicine of the future --
The new American health care --
Disease prevention : the sustainable solution --
Health promotion : the critical component --
What the future will look like.
Responsibility: Andrew Weil.

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Dr. Weil delves into the the problem of what went wrong withe the American way of health care to create the crisis in which we are in. He shows how medical schools fail to give future doctors the education they need, how insurance companies have destroyed our opportunity to get excellent care, and how pharmaceutical companies have come to rule our lives. The solution involves creating a completely new culture of health and medicine in this country, one that we can start building today.

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