Simon & Schuster



The Sensitives

Oliver Broudy weaves history, science, nature and psychology into a narrative about environmental illness with a good old-fashioned road trip as its backbone.

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Environmental hazards such as chemicals, additives, pollution and allergens abound in today’s world. We are bombarded by them on a daily basis, yet for most of us, our bodies are able to filter out these foreign substances. But for some people, who call themselves “sensitives”, these bodily processes break down over time, causing people to develop an…

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