Reading List: If Our Bodies Could Talk

A Guide to Operating and Maintaining a Human Body
November 26, 2016

James Hamblin, a doctor-turned-journalist and creator of a series of videos at TheAtlantic.com, brings his offbeat wit to such timeless questions as: How much sleep do you really need? Do we really not yet know if cellphones cause cancer? Is it possible to boost the immune system? Will caffeine really make me live longer? Underneath the curiosity factor and his nerdy charm, Hamblin conveys useful information. That’s a win-win for everyone.

Related: 4 Healthy Habits You Already Know but Aren’t Doing

If Our Bodies Could Talk
By James Hamblin
December; Doubleday; $27

 

This article originally appeared in the December 2016 issue of SUCCESS magazine.

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