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THE PAIN CHRONICLES: Cures, Myths, Mysteries, Prayers, Diaries, Brain Scans, Healing, and the Science of Suffering

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

An intriguing investigation of chronic pain that combines expert opinion, philosophy and history with the author's personal struggle.Ten years ago, New York Times Magazine contributor Thernstrom (Halfway Heaven: Diary of a Harvard Murder, 1997, etc.) noticed severe pain in her neck and shoulder, which came and went but then persisted, sometimes unbearably. Searching for relief and understanding ... Read full review

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Review: The Pain Chronicles: Cures, Myths, Mysteries, Prayers, Diaries, Brain Scans, Healing, and the Science of Suffering

User Review  - Michele Clements - Goodreads

This is an exceptional book, but maybe not for everyone. If I was not a person with a great deal of chronic pain experience, I would think this was a beautifully written book that was entirely too ... Read full review

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