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The Sawbones Book: The Hilarious, Horrifying Road to Modern Medicine

| Paperback | Revised and Updated For 2020 | NY Times Best Seller | Medicine and Science | Sawbones Podcast

Illustrated by Teylor Smirl

New for 2020! Join the 750,000 listeners of the Sawbones Podcast as Dr Sydnee McElroy and her husband Justin humorously discuss centuries of medical myths, mishaps and mayhem, including modern day medicine and pandemics.

Newly revised and updated for 2020, this new Paperback edition of the bestselling Sawbones Book gives you a fascinating, horrifying, funny and memorable tour through centuries of medical 
Experimentation and practice. Learn about trepanation, CBD, Norovirus, Chickenpox, Diabetes and more, all inspired by Sawbones 300+ podcast episodes.

Sydnee McElroy has a BS in biology (2005) and an MD (2009) from Marshall University. She currently is a practicing licensed family physician and an assistant professor of medical education with Marshall.

Justin McElroy is a 15-year journalism veteran with two awards from the Ohio Associated Press for business writing. He has served as the managing editor of AOL’s Joystiq and Vox Media’s Polygon (of which he’s also a founder).

Teylor Smirl is a graduate of New York’s School of the Visual Arts whose work has been featured in comics such as Amazing Forest as well as her own series, Flightless Birds. As Sydnee’s sister, she is part of the ever-growing McElroy (and family) podcasting empire, co-hosting Still Buffering with Sydnee and their youngest sister, Rileigh.

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