Publication details for Dr Tessa M. PollardPollard, T.M. (2008). Western Diseases: An Evolutionary Perspective. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
- Publication type: Authored book
- ISSN/ISBN: 9780521851800, 9780521617376
- Further publication details on publisher web site
Author(s) from Durham
This book explores the impact of the modern western lifestyle on human health. The application of an evolutionary perspective provides a strong theoretical foundation to an analysis of health problems such as obesity, type 2 diabetes, stress, breast cancer and allergy. See: