An ambitious compilation of the USPSTF guidelines and the CDC vaccination recommendations, translated into clear, understandable prose for the lay reader.(Gregory Prokopowicz, M.D., Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions)
Those who want to better understand common health conditions and determine whether they're getting the recommended preventive care for their age may find [ Stay Healthy at Every Age] a helpful, trustworthy resource.(Anne Colby Los Angeles Times)
In a time when people are barraged with medicine advertisements and conflicting opinions from numerous experts, this is a helpful, clearly written book.(Doody's Review Service)
The straightforward writing style makes this book an excellent choice for beginning students and general readers. USPSTF guidelines are freely available, but the clear explanations of the benefits and risks of each type of service and the simple question-and-answer format make this book valuable.(Choice)
General health collections will find this accessible and important!(Midwest Book Review)
Shantanu Nundy, M.D., is a physician at the University of Chicago Medical Center.
General health collections will find this accessible and important!Published on February 7, 2011 by Midwest Book Review