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    • Survival of the Sickest

    • A Medical Maverick Discovers Why We Need Disease
    • By: Sharon Moalem, Jonathan Prince
    • Narrated by: Eric Conger
    • Length: 6 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 248

    How did a deadly genetic disease help our ancestors survive the bubonic plagues of Europe? Was diabetes evolution's response to the last Ice Age? Will a visit to the tanning salon help bring down your cholesterol? Why do we age? Why are some people immune to HIV? Can your genes be turned on or off? Survival of the Sickest reveals the answers to these and many other questions as it unravels the amazing connections between evolution, disease, and human health today.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • An Eye Opener

    • By Maurice on 02-02-08

    Regular price: $21.67