Timeless Healing (Google eBook)
In this life-changing book, Dr. Herbert Benson draws on his twenty-five years as a physician and researcher to reveal how affirming beliefs, particularly belief in a higher power, make an important contribution to our physical health. We are not simply nourished by meditation and prayer, but are, in essence, "wired for God."
Combining the wisdom of modem medicine and of age-old faith. Dr. Benson shows how anyone can, with the aid of a caring physician or healer, use their beliefs and other self-care methods to heal over 60 percent of medical problems.
As practical as it is spiritual, Timeless Healing is a blueprint for healing and transforming your life.
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Review: Timeless HealingUser Review - Dottie Parish - Goodreads
Herbert Benson, MD in his book Timeless Healing cites the placebo effect as evidence of the power of our thoughts. Patients believe sugar pills will alleviate their symptom and their belief makes this ... Read full review
Review: Timeless HealingUser Review - IziEzi - Goodreads
Read part of this for my Mind-Body connection class -- I like the theories presented, how he re-defines "placebo effect" to become a positive self-healing idea. I just didn't have time to finish before the final exam, and I haven't picked it up again yet. Read full review
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Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Human Services, Volume 82
No preview available - 2001