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Author Beccia, Carlyn.
Title I feel better with a frog in my throat : history's strangest cures / written and illustrated by Carlyn Beccia.
Pub Info Boston, MA : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2010.
book jacket
 Falmouth-Children's Room  J 610.9 Bec     AVAILABLE
Descript 48 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 23 x 29 cm.
Note "1062172"--P. [4] of cover.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 48).
Contents Cough -- Cold -- Sore throat -- Wound -- Stomachache -- Fever -- Headache -- Every sickness.
Summary Takes readers on a colorful and funny medical mystery tour to discover that while times may have changed, many of today's most reliable cure-alls have their roots in some very peculiar practices.
Audience 004-008.
NC 1110 Lexile.
Note Accelerated Reader AR MG 7.1 1.0 140388.
Subject Therapeutics -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Traditional medicine -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Medical misconceptions -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Therapeutics -- History.
Traditional medicine -- History.
Medical misconceptions -- History.
ISBN 9780547225708
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