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

User Review  - Pat Herndon - Goodreads

I found this book terribly difficult to get through. I was interested in the topic because two family members suffer from chronic pain. My heart hurts for them. My perspective on this book is also ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Lisa I. - Goodreads

Info was useful in many ways but author spent too much time (for me) in her head, waiting what seemed to be too long to get her own diagnosis and then withholding it from the reader. The basic gist is ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Wanda - Goodreads

This book has been reviewed very favorably by all of the major reviewer sources, NYT, WSJ and so on. I suspect the reason that it was reviewed at all is that the author is one of their own – a ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Patricia Joynton - Goodreads

With so little known about pain, I'm amazed at the number of pages she was able to write. Interesting, the different types of pain (psychogenic, musculoskeletal, neuropathic, inflammatory, acute ... Read full review

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

User Review  - pdxmaven - Goodreads

Think I read a review of this in the paper, and got it from the library. This is one of those situations where an author's own personal life experience then leads them to investigate a topic -- in ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Cindy Wooten - Goodreads

As a pharmacist, I deal with chronic pain patients and this book was extremely informative. Read full review

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

User Review  - Jody Marie - Goodreads

Really interesting... If a little esoteric. Probably wouldn't recommend it to anyone who doesn't suffer from chronic pain (or love someone who does). Read full review

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

User Review  - Katharine Holden - Goodreads

An interesting overview of how pain has been viewed and treated over the centuries, including first-hand accounts of people dealing with chronic pain after injuries, surgeries, or source unknown. The ... Read full review

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

User Review  - Tracey - Goodreads

Time magazine review - 9/6/10 - 616.0472 T411P 2010 - on hold for 11/15 A mix of science research, historical review and personal journal - Thernstrom uses her own experiences with chronic pain to ... Read full review


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