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Social Iatrogenesis Medicine undermines health not only through direct
aggression against individuals but also through the impact of its social
organization on the total milieu. When medical damage to individual health is
produced by a ...
Social iatrogenesis designates a category of etiology that encompasses many
forms. It obtains when medical bureaucracy creates ill-health by increasing stress
, by multiplying disabling dependence, by generating new painful needs, ...
Iatrogenic medicine reinforces a morbid society in which social control of the
population by the medical system turns into a ... This article shows how social
iatrogenesis is fundamentally the result of the alibi function played by the
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The most explosive, uncompromising, thoroughly researched attack on the gravest health hazard we face today: our medical system. In this landmark book, one of the most brilliant social critics of our ... Read full review
The Medicalization of Life
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