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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Social Support and Stress During episodes of stress, the brain produces and
secretes hormones such as cortisol and prolactin. These hormones cause
proteins to be broken down into components and stimulate production of glucose,
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These results suggest that the presence of friends may buffer the body from the
consequences of stress. Consider how you might feel walking through a
dangerous neighborhood after dark if you were alone, with one friend, or with five
However, this stress-induced reduction in immune function did not occur among
those students with good social support. Kiecolt-Glaser, J. K., and R. Glaser.
1991. Stress and immune function in humans. In Psychoneuroimmunology, 2nd ...
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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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