Tom Samaras' Publications List

Samaras TT, Storms LH. Secular growth and its harmful ramifications. Medical Hypotheses 2002; 58: 93-112.

Samaras TT, Elrick H. Height, body size, and longevity: is smaller better for the human body? Western  Journal of Medicine  2002; 176: 206-208.

Samaras TT and Elrick H. Less is better. Journal of the National Medical Association 2002; 94: 88-99.

Samaras TT, Storms LH, Elrick H. Longevity, mortality and body weight. Ageing Research Reviews 2002; 1: 673-691.

Samaras TT and Elrick H. Height, body size and longevity. Acta Medica Okayama 1999; 53: 149-169.

Samaras TT, Elrick H, and Storms LH. Is attainment of greater height and body size really desirable? (Guest Editorial) Journal of the National Medical Association 1999; 91: 317-321.

Samaras TT. Bigger people are becoming a growing problem. Earth Island Journal 1997; 13: 22.

Samaras TT. Why the future belongs to smaller sized humans. In FutureVision: Ideas, Insights, and Strategies,  Didsbury HF (ed). World Future Society, Bethesda, Maryland, 1996, pp 245-257.

Samaras TT. How body height and weight affect our performance, longevity and survival. Journal of the Washington Academy of Sciences 1996; 84: 131-156.

Samaras TT and Heigh G H. How human size affects longevity and mortality from degenerative diseases. Townsend Letter for Doctors & Patients. Oct 1996. 159: 78-85, 133-139.