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Love, Medicine And Miracles
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  • Published: 5 February 1999
  • ISBN: 9780712670463
  • Imprint: Rider
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $19.99

Love, Medicine And Miracles


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The bestselling book on the subject of self-healing by a doctor who has watched 'terminal' patients take control of their illness and live.

'We do have biological LIVE and DIE mechanisms within us. . . the state of mind changes the state of the body by working through the central nervous system, the endocrine system and the immune system. Exceptional patients manifest the will to live in its most potent form . . . ' writes Dr Bernie Siegel. Drawing on his clinical experience Dr Seigel show how, by reaching out to others, we can alleviate stress and release the body's healing mechanism. In this extraordinary book he shows that when apparently terminal patients take control of their illness they can change, enrich and often prolong their lives far beyond scientific and medical expectation. Through the healing power of love patients who have come under his care have learned that hope and joy can work miracles.

  • Pub date: 5 February 1999
  • ISBN: 9780712670463
  • Imprint: Rider
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 256
  • RRP: $19.99

About the Author

Bernie Siegel

Dr, Bernard S. Siegel attended Colgate University and Cornell University Medical College. He holds membership in two scholastic honour societies, Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha, and graduated with honours. His surgical training took place at Yale New Haven Hospital and the Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. He is a pediatric and a general surgeon in New Haven. In 1978 Dr. Siegel started Exceptional Cancer Patients, a specific form of individual and group therapy utilizing patients' dreams, drawings and images. ECaP is based on 'carefrontation', a loving, safe, therapeutic confrontation, which facilitates personal change and healing. This experience led to his desire to make everyone aware of their own healing potential.

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