Level 8 Unit 2
Health: Medicine


Medical Technology
by Lisa Yount
Covers topics ranging from the discovery of anesthesia to organ transplants.
  Native American Medicine
by Nancy Bonvillain
Presents Native American philosophies of healing.


The Disease Fighters: The Nobel Prize in Medicine
by Nathan Aaseng
Prize-winning discoveries are explained.
  Diseases: Finding the Cure
by Robert Mulcahy
Profiles the pioneer of chemotherapy and six other researchers.


Invisible Enemies
by Jeanette Farrell
In an anecdotal style, the author presents a scientist's view of seven infectious diseases.
  Extraordinary Women of Medicine
by Darlene R. Stille
Profiles fifty female medical pioneers.


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