Stella Mittelbach, Librarian III, Science, Technology & Patents Department


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Historical L.A. Health Fads

June 24, 2016

For decades, Los Angeles (and the rest of Southern California) loved to market itself as a place where you could improve your health in the optimal climate of the region. (Pay no attention to the smog.) But much of the health information, good and bad, from the pre-smog era was hard to come by.