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Author Natterson-Horowitz, Barbara.
Title Zoobiquity : what animals can teach us about health and the science of healing / Barbara Natterson-Horowitz and Kathryn Bowers.
Publication Info. New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013, c2012.
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 11  619 N    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 308 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-291) and index.
Contents Dr. House, meet Doctor Doolittle : redefining the boundaries of medicine -- The feint of heart : why we pass out -- Jews, jaguars, and Jurassic cancer : new hope for an ancient diagnosis -- Roar-gasm : an animal guide to human sexuality -- Zoophoria : getting high and getting clean -- Scared to death : heart attacks in the wild -- Fat planet : why animals get fat and how they get thin -- Grooming gone wild : pain, pleasure, and the origins of self-injury -- Fear of feeding : eating disorders in the animal kingdom -- The koala and the clap : the hidden power of infection -- Leaving the nest : animal adolescence and the risky business of growing up -- Zoobiquity.
Subject Diseases -- Animal models.
Veterinary pathology.
Medicine, Comparative.
Animal health.
Added Author Bowers, Kathryn.
Added Title What animals can teach us about health and the science of healing
ISBN 9780307593481 (hbk.) :
0307593487 (hbk.)