A Woman's Book of Life: The Biology, Psychology, and Spirituality of the Feminine Life Cycle

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Riverhead Books, 1998 - Psychology - 304 pages
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Biologist and psychologist Joan Borysenko helped chart new territory in mind/body medicine at Harvard Medical School--and created a new map of that territory in one of the first bestsellers in the field. Now the author of Minding the Body, Mending the Mind reveals the interconnected loop of mind, body, and spirit in women. This pioneering book will teach women how to maximize their health and well-being as well as discover the extraordinary power that comes with each stage of the feminine life cycle.

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Women have always known that we are cyclical creatures, strongly influenced by our daily, monthly, and yearly rhythms. Finally, we have a book that examines these natural cycles as gifts rather than ... Read full review

Contents

From Adams Rih to Eves
11
Middle Chddhood The Logic of the Heart
36
Adolescence Snow White Falls Asleep
60
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Joan Borysenko, Ph.D. is co-founder and former director of the Mind/Body Clinic, New England Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School. She holds a doctorate in anatomy and cellular biology from Harvard Medical School and is one of the pioneers of the new medical synthesis called psychoneuroimmunology.

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