Science Books

The OMEGA-3 Effect

omega3

Omega-3 fatty acids found principally in fish are associated with a number of health benefits.  Discover these benefits and better understand the science behind them in this easy to read guide to healthier living.

 

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

henrietta lacks

What right do you have to your own tissue?  If a doctor does a biopsy does he/she legally have to discard the tissue following analysis?  In today’s world as in the time of Henrietta Lacks the answers are unsettling to say the least!!

 

Breakthrough: Elizabeth Hughes, the Discovery of Insulin, and the Making of a Medical Miracle

insulin

One of the greatest breakthroughs in human history!   Meet the very human participants and delve into the imperfect world of scientific discovery.

 

 

 

Maria Guillily, PhD