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Zoobiquity
What Animals Can Teach Us About Health and the Science of Healing
Written by Barbara Natterson-Horowitz and Kathryn Bowers

Zoobiquity
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Category: Science - Life Sciences - Zoology - Mammals; Medical - Veterinary Medicine; Health & Fitness - Diseases
Imprint: Knopf
Format: Hardcover
Pub Date: June 2012
Price: $26.95
Can. Price: $32.00
ISBN: 978-0-307-59348-1 (0-307-59348-7)
Pages: 320
Also available as an unabridged audio CD, unabridged audiobook download, eBook and a trade paperback.


CONTENTS

 
1. Dr. House, Meet Doctor Dolittle
Redefining the Boundaries of Medicine
2.  The Feint of Heart
Why We Pass Out
3. Jews. Jaguars and Jurassic Cancer
New Hope for Ancient Diagnosis
4. Roar-gasm
An Animal Guide to Human Sexuality
5. Zoophoria
Getting High and Getting Clean
6. Scared to Death
Heart Attacks in the Wild
7. Fat Planet
Why Animals Get Fat and How They Get Thin
8. Grooming Gone Wild
Pain, Pleasure, and the Origins of Self-Injury
9. Fear of Feeding
Eating Disorders in the Animal Kingdom
10. The Koala and the Clap
The Hidden Power of Infection
11. Leaving the Nest
Animal Adolescence and the Risky Business of Growing up
12. Zoobiquity
 





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