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The Resource Another person's poison : a history of food allergy, Matthew Smith

Another person's poison : a history of food allergy, Matthew Smith

Label
Another person's poison : a history of food allergy
Title
Another person's poison
Title remainder
a history of food allergy
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Smith
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For most of the 20th century, food allergies were considered a fad or junk science. While many physicians and clinicians argued that certain foods could cause a range of chronic problems, from asthma and eczema to migraines and hyperactivity, others believed that allergies were psychosomatic. This book traces the trajectory of this debate and its effect on public-health policy and the production, manufacture, and consumption of food
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Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Matthew
Dewey number
616.97/5
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
RC596
LC item number
.S65 2015eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 G-064
  • WD 300
Series statement
Arts and traditions of the table
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food allergy
  • 1800s
  • 1900s
  • 2000s
  • History, 20th Century
  • Food Hypersensitivity
  • Hypersensitivity, Immediate
  • Hypersensitivity
  • History, Modern 1601-
  • History
  • Food Hypersensitivity
  • History of Medicine
  • Humanities
  • Immune System Diseases
  • Disease
  • History, 21st Century
  • History, 19th Century
  • Food Hypersensitivity
  • HEALTH & FITNESS
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • MEDICAL
  • Food allergy
  • Medicine
  • Health & Biological Sciences
  • Clinical Immunology
Label
Another person's poison : a history of food allergy, Matthew Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Food allergy before allergy -- Anaphylaxis, allergy, and the food factor in disease -- Strangest of all maladies -- Panic? or the pantry? -- An immunological explosion? -- The problem with peanuts
Control code
919086892
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231539197
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 783749
  • a836da86-2d1e-4758-9cf9-eca20724f34c
  • 22573/ctt14d31br
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)919086892
Label
Another person's poison : a history of food allergy, Matthew Smith
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Food allergy before allergy -- Anaphylaxis, allergy, and the food factor in disease -- Strangest of all maladies -- Panic? or the pantry? -- An immunological explosion? -- The problem with peanuts
Control code
919086892
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231539197
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 783749
  • a836da86-2d1e-4758-9cf9-eca20724f34c
  • 22573/ctt14d31br
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)919086892

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