Medicine and Disease

Why is Human Life Expectancy Greater Now than in the Past?

Human Ageing and Human Lifespan

Cancer: Prevention is Better than Cure

Cancer and Chemicals in the Environment

Cynicism is Bad for your Health

Alzheimer’s Disease

Recommended Further Reading:

  • The Language of the Genes, Steve Jones (Flamingo, 1993).
  • Genetic Engineering, Dreams and Nightmares, Enzo Russo and David Love (Oxford University Press, 1998).
  • Clone, Gina Kolate (Penguin, 1997).
  • Why We Age, Steven N. Auslad (Wiley, 1997).
  • Cancer Wars: How Politics Shapes What We Know and Don’t Know about Cancer, Robert N. Proctor (Basic Books, 1995).
  • The Phychology of Health (2nd Edition), Marian Pitts and Kiety Philips (Eds.) (Routledge, 1998).