The Language of Life

The Language of Life

Author: Francis S. Collins

Publisher: Harper Collins

ISBN: 9780061963490

Category: Science

Page: 368

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"His groundbreaking work has changed the very ways we consider our health and examine disease.” —Barack Obama From Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institute of Health, 2007 recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and 15-year head of the Human Genome Project, comes one of the most important medical books of the year: The Language of Life. With accessible, insightful prose, Dr. Collins describes the medical, scientific, and genetic revolution that is currently unlocking the secrets of “personalized medicine,” and offers practical advice on how to utilize these discoveries for you and your family’s current and future health and well-being. In the words of Dr. Jerome Groopman (How Doctors Think), The Language of Life “sets out hope without hype, and will enrich the mind and uplift the heart.”
The Language of Life
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Francis S. Collins
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-02-16 - Publisher: Harper Collins

"His groundbreaking work has changed the very ways we consider our health and examine disease.” —Barack Obama From Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institute of Health, 2007 recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and 15-year head of the Human Genome Project, comes one of the most important
The Language of Life and Death
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: William Labov
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-01 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

We share the experience of others through the stories they tell of the crucial events in their lives. This book provides a rich range of narratives that grip the reader's attention together with an analysis of how it is done. While remaining true to the facts, narrators use linguistic devices
Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Marshall B. Rosenberg, Deepak Chopra
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-01 - Publisher: PuddleDancer Press

What is Violent Communication? If "violent" means acting in ways that result in hurt or harm, then much of how we communicate—judging others, bullying, having racial bias, blaming, finger pointing, discriminating, speaking without listening, criticizing others or ourselves, name-calling, reacting when angry, using political rhetoric, being defensive or judging who's
The Language of Sales
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Tom Hopkins, Andrew Eilers
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-26 - Publisher: Made For Success Publishing

Have you ever wondered why it’s so easy to talk with some people and not with others? It’s simple—you speak the same language! This doesn’t mean that you both speak English or have a similar dialect. It means that you connect with them on some level. In selling, building trusting
The Language of Life
Language: en
Pages: 242
Authors: George Wells Beadle, Muriel Beadle
Categories: Genetics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1966 - Publisher: Harvill Press

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