Ah-Choo!: The Uncommon Life of Your Common Cold (Audio)
T-nt-r Media | 2010 | ISBN: 1400168732 | MP3@64 kbps | 7 hrs 04 mins | 193.91 Mb
An entire arm of science—even a British research center called the Common Cold Unit (CCU)—dedicated to studying the common cold? Why not? Certainly an ailment that supports a multibillion-dollar industry of mostly quackery ought to inspire a certain amount of scientific interest. Indeed the common cold is far from being the stuffy subject one might expect. In the hands of gifted science writer Ackerman, the cold is addressed with dry wit while she covers every detail from soup (chicken, of course) to nuts (folk remedies).