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Love, Medicine and Miracles: Lessons Learned about Self-Healing from a Surgeon's Experience with Exceptional Patients Paperback – July 22, 1998
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Siegel, a New Haven surgeon, believes that the power of healing stems from the human mind and will, that his scalpel only buys time against cancer, and that self-love and determination are more important than choice of therapy. His philosophy has caused radical changes in his practice. Siegel recounts many arresting anecdotes: joyous stories of patients who survived against all odds, sad chronicles of those who seemingly gave up and assented to their own deaths. The author's credentials make this one of the more plausible books on the mind-body connection. For most public libraries and holistic health collections. Judith Eannarino, George Washington Univ. Lib., Washington, D.C.
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I would recommend it as a read or a gift for anyone diagnosed with cancer.
It was the first book I read that even acknowledged an emotional component to disease, as well as recovery- not that we cause our own disease, but that our health is affected by our emotional well-being.
That means we can positively influence how we feel by how we build our lives and the choices we make. We don't have to wait around for the doctor to do something to us before we can feel better.
All by itself, the paragraph describing what a survivor personality looks like, and letting us know that you can *become* a survivor, even if it's not in your core personality, is worth the read alone. Empowering.
I've bought at least a half dozen copies since discovering this book in 1994.