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Main Title Facts versus fears : a review of the greatest unfounded health scares of recent times /
Author Lieberman, Adam J.,
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Kwon, Simona C.
Publisher American Council on Science and Health,
Year Published 2004
OCLC Number 56960283
ISBN $5.00
Subjects Fear. ; Anxiety. ; Health Behavior. ; Health Education. ; Health Policy. ; Health Promotion. ; Phobic Disorders. ; Preventive Medicine.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
http://www.acsh.org/publications/facts-versus-fears-fourth-edition/
http://www.acsh.org/docLib/20040928_fvf2004.pdf
Holdings
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Status
EJBM  RA776.9.L54 2004 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 01/26/2015
ELBM  RA776.9.L54 2004 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 08/03/2015
Edition 4th ed.
Collation 64 pages ; 28 cm.
Notes
"September 2004." Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- The "Cranberry scare" of 1959 -- DDT, 1962 -- Cyclamates, 1969 --, DES in Beef, 1972 -- Nitrites, 1972 -- Red dye number 2, 1976 -- Saccharin, 1977 -- Hair Dyes, 1977 -- Tris, 1977 -- Love Canal, 1978 -- Three Mile Island, 19779 -- Asbestos in hair dryers, 1979 -- 2,4,5-T, 1979 -- Coffee and pancreatic cancer, 19081 -- Times Beach, 1982 -- EDB, 1983 -- Alar, 1989 -- Electric blankets, 1989 -- Video display terminals, 1989 -- Benzene in Perrier, 1990 -- Amalgam dental fillings, 1990 -- Asbestos in schools, 1993 -- Cellular phones, 1993 -- Perchloroethylene in a Harlem School, 1997 -- Vaccines and autism, 1990- -- Acrylamide, 2002" The Great Potato Chip Scare" -- PCBs in farmed salmon, 2003-4 -- Not-quite-great unfounded health scares -- Conclusions.