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Author Donovan, Sandra, 1967-

Title Does an apple a day keep the doctor away? : and other questions about your health and body / Sandy Donovan ; illustrations by Colin W. Thompson.

Imprint Minneapolis, MN : Lerner Publications, c2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 610 DON    DUE 02-21-20
Description 40 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Series Is that a fact?
Is that a fact?
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 38-39) and index.
Contents Can you catch a cold if you go outside with wet hair? -- Do humans really use only 10 percent of their brains? -- Can you harm your eyes by reading in the dark? -- Can eating junk food give you acne? -- Do carrots improve your vision? -- Can eating chicken soup cure a cold? -- Should you really wait a half hour after eating before you swim? -- Is yawning contagious? -- When you drop food on the floor, is it safe to eat it if you pick it up in five seconds? -- Do we really need to drink eight glasses of water a day? -- Can you cure nighttime leg cramps by sleeping with a bar of soap? -- Does an apple a day keep the doctor away? -- Can listening to loud music cause hearing loss? -- Can you hurt your knuckles if you crack them too much? -- If you cross your eyes, will they stay that way? -- Can eating fish make you smarter? -- Does eating spinach give you big muscles?
Summary Presents a variety of common sayings about your health and body and explains which are fact and which are fable.
Subject Health -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature.
Health -- Miscellanea.
Children's questions and answers.
Added Author Thompson, Colin W. ill.
ISBN 9780822590842 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
0822590840 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)

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