The Family That Couldn't Sleep

The Family That Couldn't Sleep

A Medical Mystery

Downloadable Audiobook - 2008
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<P>For two hundred years a noble Venetian family has suffered from an inherited disease that strikes their members in middle age, stealing their sleep, eating holes in their brains, and ending their lives in a matter of months. In Papua New Guinea, a primitive tribe is nearly obliterated by a sickness whose chief symptom is uncontrollable laughter. Across Europe, millions of sheep rub their fleeces raw before collapsing ...
Publisher: [Old Saybrook, Conn.] : Tantor Media, 2008
ISBN: 9781400122899
Additional Contributors: Gardner, Grover
Tantor Media
Alternative Title: Family that could not sleep

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Jan 31, 2017

Scary medical information that could one to lose sleep - pun. Very detailed, sometimes a bit too much, but amazing. Gardner is not my first choice for narrating except possibly humor.

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