One of Elle‘s “30 Best Books to Read This Summer”

A must-read for women, especially any woman who might ever need to see a doctor.

The Washington Post

A devastating read.


Thought-provoking, empowering information that all women should have.

Library Journal (starred review)

With extensive historical research and personal interviews, Block…demonstrates that women are more vulnerable to overtesting, overdiagnosing, overtreatment, and mistreatment.

Kirkus (starred review)

This investigative account will shatter worldviews and everything you think you know about contraceptives, hysterectomies, and childbirth, to name a few essential topics…Readers will gain a new and thorough understanding of the major issues facing women in the U.S., and why a revolution in women’s health care is urgently needed.