Don't Cross Your Eyes...They'll Get Stuck That Way!: And 75 Other Health Myths Debunked
The ultimate myth-busting collection of quirky and curious facts about your body and health
In 2009, Drs. Aaron E. Carroll and Rachel C. Vreeman explored a wide range of myths and misconceptions about our bodies and health in the media sensation, Don’t Swallow Your Gum!, featured on The Dr. Oz Show, CNN, and in The New York Times, USA Today, and more.
Now, they’re delving into a whole new collection of myths based on the latest scientific research, including:
• Eggs give you high cholesterol.
• You should stretch before you exercise.
• Kids in day care catch more colds.
• Sit-ups or crunches will flatten your stomach.
• A glass of warm milk will put you to sleep.
With a perfect balance of authoritative research and breezy humor, Don’t Cross Your Eyes . . . They’ll Get Stuck That Way! exposes the truth behind all of the things you thought you knew about your health, your well-being, and how the body works.
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Review: Don't Cross Your Eyes...They'll Get Stuck That Way!: And 75 Other Health Myths DebunkedUser Review - Bill - Goodreads
This book addresses a wide variety of common medical myths and questions by thoroughly checking the current state of knowledge based on the available scientific literature. You can consider them the ... Read full review
Review: Don't Cross Your Eyes...They'll Get Stuck That Way!: And 75 Other Health Myths DebunkedUser Review - Carrie - Goodreads
This is a great coffee table book. Read full review
Don't Swallow Your Gum!: Myths, Half-Truths, and Outright Lies About Your ...
Aaron Carroll, MD,Rachel Vreeman, MD
No preview available - 2009