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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  - Toni Moore - Goodreads

Author Melanie Thernstrom takes us on a journey through her pain. As she struggles to understand her chronic pain and what it means, she explores the history of pain -- how people in the past ... Read full review

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