Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Why Men Die First: How to Lengthen Your Lifespan” as Want to Read:
Why Men Die First: How to Lengthen Your Lifespan
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Why Men Die First: How to Lengthen Your Lifespan

liked it 3.0  ·  Rating Details ·  18 Ratings  ·  6 Reviews
It is a universal fact that men die before women. But the causes of this have long remained unexplored. In this trailblazing book, Dr. Marianne Legato--an expert in gender specific health--examines the reasons behind men's fragility and explains what they need to do to live longer.

A bestselling author and Professor of Medicine at Columbia University, Dr. Legato shows how t
...more
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published May 27th 2008 by St. Martin's Press
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Why Men Die First, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Why Men Die First

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-44)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Karima
Aug 27, 2014 Karima rated it liked it
This was okay. Some interesting little bits here and there, but a lot of areas just skimmed over with no deeper insight.
I didn't learn much about the difference in genders from a scientific perspective.
Niratisaya Niratisaya
baru sampai beberapa halaman, jadi sementara ini cuma bisa bersimpati sama cowok :D

lingkungan sosial dan budaya adalah assassin yang paling canggih, diam-diam menenggelamkan
Gilbert
Oct 07, 2008 Gilbert rated it liked it
Shelves: done-read
Decent, somewhat repetitive & superficial. Not very well structured/written. Has many good insights & stories, worth the read, but not great.
Dustin
Dustin rated it liked it
Aug 16, 2010
Kitty
Kitty rated it liked it
Oct 18, 2008
Ronda
Ronda rated it liked it
Nov 07, 2008
Ed
Ed rated it it was amazing
Oct 28, 2008
Matthew Marroquin
Matthew Marroquin rated it liked it
Sep 22, 2015
Rob Peters
Jun 22, 2009 Rob Peters rated it liked it
solidified reasons why men are and why society has yet to change.
Wintermute
Wintermute rated it did not like it
Nov 30, 2013
Ben
Ben rated it liked it
Nov 05, 2016
Mihai Padurariu
Mihai Padurariu rated it liked it
Nov 15, 2016
Luigi
Luigi rated it really liked it
Feb 13, 2016
Łukasz Chlebowski
Łukasz Chlebowski rated it liked it
Nov 01, 2016
Cloay
Jul 06, 2010 Cloay marked it as to-read
Available in Sg NLB 613.0423 (SK)
Ichwan Utomo
Ichwan Utomo rated it it was ok
Jan 11, 2010
Steven Tray
Steven Tray rated it liked it
Dec 02, 2014
Diane
Diane rated it really liked it
Aug 03, 2008
Linda
Linda marked it as to-read
Jul 10, 2008
Michelle
Michelle marked it as to-read
Jul 14, 2008
Chris Sullivan
Chris Sullivan is currently reading it
Jun 18, 2009
Adez Aulia
Adez Aulia marked it as to-read
Aug 03, 2009
Ryan
Ryan marked it as to-read
Dec 06, 2009
Arttemizza
Arttemizza marked it as to-read
Jun 27, 2012
Gary Shumway
Gary Shumway marked it as to-read
Feb 12, 2013
Rey Darang
Rey Darang marked it as to-read
Apr 25, 2013
Charlize SD
Charlize SD marked it as to-read
Feb 19, 2014
Tom
Tom marked it as to-read
Sep 10, 2014
Mike Moore
Mike Moore marked it as to-read
Mar 01, 2015
elizabeth
elizabeth marked it as to-read
Mar 31, 2015
Brian
Brian marked it as to-read
May 30, 2015
Ahmed Safian
Ahmed Safian marked it as to-read
Jun 15, 2015
Efi
Efi marked it as to-read
Nov 16, 2015
SoSo Belmer
SoSo Belmer marked it as to-read
Nov 29, 2015
Rhodabrew
Rhodabrew marked it as to-read
Dec 04, 2015
Saptarnab
Saptarnab marked it as to-read
Mar 10, 2016
Amber
Amber marked it as to-read
Mar 14, 2016
Diana Kerrigan
Diana Kerrigan marked it as to-read
Mar 28, 2016
Lisa
Lisa marked it as to-read
Jun 27, 2016
Ace Heart
Ace Heart marked it as to-read
Nov 24, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Marianne J. Legato, MD, FACP, is an academic physician, author, and lecturer, specialised in gender-specific medicine.
More about Marianne J. Legato...

Share This Book