Living beyond limits: new hope and help for facing life-threatening illness
Times Books, 12 okt. 1993 - 316 sidor
Based in part on the author's landmark study in The Lancet, which demonstrated the benefits of group therapy for cancer patients, this study explores the interaction of mind and body in the healing process. 50,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo. Tour.
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Just as modern medicine has focused on cure at the expense of caring for pain
and suffering, our idea that the only kind of hope is hope for a cure limits what we
can offer. There are, in fact, many kinds of hope: hope for a good period of life ...
This kind of support is threatened when doctors think their mission is only to cure
rather than to comfort. More on that in Chapter 10. HOW GROUPS CAN HELP As
a means of examining fears about dying in one of our groups, we went around ...
Alexander Fleming discovered penicillin, and suddenly physicians were able to
cure a substantial number of previously fatal diseases. Bacterial infections, such
as pneumonia, were no longer widespread killers, and the ability to cure such ...
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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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