When the Body Says No: Understanding the Stress-Disease Connection

When the Body Says No: Understanding the Stress-Disease Connection Author Gabor Mate
ISBN-10 0470923350
ISBN-13 9780470923351
Year 2011-01-01
Pages 320
Language English
Publisher Wiley
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Now in paperback the bestselling exploration of the effects of the mind body connection on stress and diseaseCan a person literally die of loneliness Is there such a thing as a cancer personality Drawing on scientific research and the author s decades of experience as a practicing physician this book provides answers to these and other important questions about the effect of the mind body link on illness and health and the role that stress and one s individual emotional makeup play in an array of common diseases Explores the role of the mind body link in conditions and diseases such as arthritis cancer diabetes heart disease IBS and multiple sclerosisDraws on medical research and the author s clinical experience as a family physicianIncludes The Seven A s of Healing principles of healing and the prevention of illness from hidden stressShares dozens of enlightening case studies and stories including those of people such as Lou Gehrig ALS Betty Ford breast cancer Ronald Reagan Alzheimer s Gilda Radner ovarian cancer and Lance Armstrong testicular cancer An international bestseller translated into fifteen languages When the Body Says No promotes learning and healing providing transformative insights into how disease can be the body s way of saying no to what the mind cannot or will not acknowledge

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