Selling the Fountain of Youth
How the Anti-aging Industry Made A Disease Out of Getting Old, and Made BillionsBook - 2010
Weintraub reveals the shady practices that run rampant when junk science and dubious marketing meet consumer choice. She shows for the remarkable economic and cultural impact of anti-aging medicine, on the patients who partake and on the rest of us. It's not a pretty story, but Weintraub tells us everything we need to know to avoid being duped by this billion-dollar--and dangerous--hoax.