By Christina S., Beck,Stellina M.A. Chapman,Nathaniel Simmons
providing the 1st huge examine megastar future health sagas, this e-book examines the ways that their tales develop into our tales, influencing public conception and framing conversation approximately wellbeing, illness and loss of life. those private-yet-public narratives force fund-raising, decrease stigma and impact coverage. Celebrities akin to Mary Tyler Moore, Robin Roberts, Michael J. Fox, and Christopher Reeve—as good as 2 hundred others integrated within the study—have left a long-lasting legacy.
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Celebrity Health Narratives and the Public Health by Christina S., Beck,Stellina M.A. Chapman,Nathaniel Simmons