Getting Well Again: A Step-by-step, Self-help Guide to Overcoming Cancer for Patients and Their Families
Based on the Simontons' experience with hundreds of patients at their world-famous Cancer Counseling and Research Center, Getting Well Again introduces the scientific basis for the "will to live."
In this revolutionary book the Simontons profile the typical "cancer personality": how an individual's reactions to stress and other emotional factors can contribute to the onset and progress of cancer -- and how positive expectations, self-awareness, and self-care can contribute to survival. This book offers the same self-help techniques the Simonton's patients have used to successfully to reinforce usual medical treatment -- techniques for learning positive attitudes, relaxation, visualization, goal setting, managing pain, exercise, and building an emotional support system.
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He also began to exercise regularly and soon was able to play twenty minutes of
light racquetball. He began to build up slowly, regaining some of his weight. But
the spectre of cancer still hung on. As he reported: No medical differences ...
Within days, as the patient's immune system came back to normal, the masses in
his lung began to disappear and his transplanted kidney began to shrink in size.
But with the stoppage of the drugs, it became obvious to the physicians that as ...
During her initial work with us, she began to realize that she had spent much of
her life blaming her parents, particularly her mother, for having damaged her
psychologically in her early childhood. She blamed much of the pain in her life on
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Getting Well Again: The Bestselling Classic about the Simontons ...
O. Carl Simonton,James Creighton,Stephanie Matthews Simonton
Begränsad förhandsgranskning - 1992
Getting Well Again: A Step-by-step, Self-help Guide to Overcoming Cancer for ...
Oscar Carl Simonton,Stephanie Simonton,James Creighton
Fragmentarisk förhandsgranskning - 1978