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Cure : a journey into the science of mind over body / Jo Marchant.

Marchant, Jo, author. (Author).
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385348157
  • ISBN: 0385348150
  • Physical Description: xviii, 300 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Publishers, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-286) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Faking it -- A deviant idea -- Pavlov's power -- Fighting fatique -- In a trance -- Rethinking pain -- Talk to me -- Fight or flight -- Enjoy the moment -- Fountain of youth -- Going electric -- Looking for God -- Conclusion.
Summary, etc.: "A rigorous, skeptical, deeply reported look at the new science behind the mind's extraordinary ability to heal the body. In Cure, award-winning science writer Jo Marchant travels the world to meet the physicians, patients, and researchers on the cutting edge of this new world of medicine. We learn how meditation protects against depression and dementia, how social connections increase life expectancy, and how patients who feel cared for recover from surgery faster. Drawing on the very latest research, Marchant explores the vast potential of the mind's ability to heal, acknowledges its limitations, and explains how we can make use of the findings in our own lives"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Mind and body therapies.
Mental healing.
Alternative medicine.
MEDICAL / Alternative Medicine.
PSYCHOLOGY / Neuropsychology.
HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / General.

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