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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Medical jargon may not make sense to you , and it may require a statistics course to appreciate the meaning of a prediction of the odds for the return of your illness . Insist on plain English , and keep inquiring until you understand ...
There may well be times that are upsetting , but you should feel rewarded for this discomfort with a new perspective on the problem , a sense of support , and growing confidence in your ability to handle difficult situations .
Strangely enough , we always resort to the same comfort : our sense of caring about one another . In some sense , we huddle together . Our bond of caring forms a kind of talisman against the power of death .
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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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