The Body is the Hero by Ronald J. Glasser
Price: $9.99 USD. 88960 words.
Language: English. Published on March 4, 2012. Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system.
This is the amazing story of what happens when the immune system goes haywire. Reading like a scientific thriller, the book intertwines science with history to describe the discoveries and flashes of brilliance of men such as Semmelweise and Pasteur, and the modern-day struggles of doctors and researchers to pry out why the immune system saves one person and kills another. The book also recounts a