Rachel Owens

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The Inevitable: Dispatches on the Right to Die

A must-read for anyone concerned about quality of life at the end of life.
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The Zoologist’s Guide to the Galaxy: What Animals on Earth Reveal about Aliens–And Ourselves

A highly entertaining, science-based consideration of what alien life might be like.
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Resetting the Table: Straight Talk About the Food We Grow and Eat

A book that will be of interest to everyone who is concerned about the health effects of food.
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Breath Taking: The Power, Fragility, and Future of Our Extraordinary Lungs

Readers of Siddhartha Mukherjee and Atul Gawande will appreciate Stephen’s writing. Blending science writing and medical reporting, this is a detailed, yet accessible account that will engage anyone concerned with their respiratory health

My House Is Killing Me! The Complete Guide to a Healthier Indoor Environment

Entertaining, not dryly technical, with illustrations throughout, this wide-ranging resource will be of interest to anyone concerned about indoor air quality and particularly those who live with allergies, and whose symptoms are worse in their homes.
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Apollo’s Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live

An excellent overview of the pandemic thus far, this work will be of interest to those seeking a full explanation of how we got where we are in terms of the virus and the direction we might be going.

What We Don’t Talk About When We Talk About Fat

Everyone who has a fat family member, friend, acquaintance, or coworker should read this insightful book.

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Preparing for a Better End: Expert Lessons on Death and Dying for You and Your Loved Ones

Clear and with a practical orientation. Useful for people dealing with end of life situations and especially for those actually planning ahead.

COVID-19: The Pandemic That Never Should Have Happened and How to Stop the Next One

This readable, essential account for all readers will be of particular interest to anyone working in public health.

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