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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You must study for the role of patient as though you were learning a new job . Let
doctors , nurses , social workers , and other patients be your teachers ( more on
this in Chapter 10 ) . Ask everyone to explain words you do not understand .
You feel understood by others , and you can take pride in being able to
understand them . A group of women from a northern California town who had all
had mastectomies formed a very " exclusive ” group that met weekly for lunch .
Since children cannot understand that things happen independently of them (
adults have plenty of difficulty with this concept as well ) , if they lose a parent ,
they tend to blame themselves for it . Thus , as mentioned , they view a parent ' s
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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
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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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