Living Beyond Limits: New Hope and Help for Facing Life-threatening Illness
Times Books, 1993 - 316 sidor
Offers concrete guidelines that men and women with cancer and other life-threatening illnesses can use to live fuller -- and possibly even longer -- lives; discusses the current research as mind/body interaction and explains how to use the findings to enhance one's life; how to build sustaining support networks, detoxify fears of dying, reorganize priorities; bring their families closer together; control pain; and create and fulfill goals that speak to their innermost needs and desires.
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I had the good fortune to take a course on hypnosis in medical school with Dr. Thomas Hackett , then chief of psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital . We explored this fascinating phenomenon , discovering that it seemed to provide ...
What these studies show is that a number of factors may influence the course of heart disease beyond medication and surgery . These include social support , placebo pills , and various kinds of group therapy .
Others wrote in ( as the editorial had predicted ) saying , in essence , “ We all knew that psychosocial support can ameliorate the course of cancer — what is new about that ? ” In science , any novel research finding is inevitably ...
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LIVING BEYOND LIMITS: A Scientific Mind/Body Approach to Facing Life-Threatening IllnessAnvändarrecension - Kirkus
Solid, research-based study of how to make the most out of life when faced with death. Spiegel (Psychiatry/Stanford) received wide public attention when Bill Moyers's Healing and the Mind program ... Läs hela recensionen
Living beyond limits: new hope and help for facing life-threatening illnessAnvändarrecension - Not Available - Book Verdict
Basing his conclusions on scientific research and clinical experience, the author discusses the connection between one's mental life and physical health. In his own study of women with advanced breast ... Läs hela recensionen
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