Medical Breakthroughs 2004: The Year's Most Important Health Developments - ANONReader's Digest, 2005, Hardback.
Condition: Very Good+.
These days, your daily newspaper is likely to be filled with stories of war, heartache and woe. Medical Breakthroughs 2005, on the other hand, is packed. From cover to cover with good news - hope in the form of new lifesaving drugs, faster cures and discoveries to help all of us stay healthy. Among our top stories this year: scientists are experimenting with a drug that appears to reverse heart disease effectively by flushing out the arteries. Pills to rejuvenate your memory may start appearing (in the USA, at least) within a few years and a powerful colon cancer drug has been shown to kill tumours by cutting off their blood supply. On a lighter note, new cosmetic surgery procedures are giving thousands a lift. 256pp. Index. Size: 4to Large Post (10½" x 8¼" approx.)