The Wellness Syndrome by Carl Cederström,Andre Spicer PDF

By Carl Cederström,Andre Spicer

ISBN-10: 0745655602

ISBN-13: 9780745655604

ISBN-10: 0745655610

ISBN-13: 9780745655611

Not exercise up to you might want to? Counting your energy on your sleep? Feeling ashamed for no longer being happier? you will be a sufferer of the wellbeing syndrome.

In this ground-breaking new publication, Carl Cederström and André Spicer argue that the ever present strain to maximise our health has began to paintings opposed to us, making us suppose worse and inspiring us to withdraw into ourselves. The wellbeing Syndrome follows future health freaks who visit extremes to discover the appropriate nutrition, company athletes who begin the day with a dance get together, and the self-trackers who display screen every little thing, together with their very own bathroom conduct. it is a global the place feeling sturdy has develop into indistinguishable from being solid. Visions of social switch were diminished to desires of person transformation, political debate has been changed through insipid moralising, and medical facts has been traded for new-age delusions. a full of life and funny prognosis of the cult of health, this e-book is an critical advisor for everybody suspicious of our relentless quest to be happier and healthier.

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