How Your Mind Can Heal Your Body: 10th-Anniversary Edition

How Your Mind Can Heal Your Body: 10th-Anniversary Edition

by David R. Hamilton Ph.D.

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Overview

There is no longer any doubt that the way we think affects our bodies: countless scientific studies have shown this to be true. For former pharmaceutical scientist Dr David Hamilton, the testing of new drugs highlighted how profoundly the mind and body are connected. Time and time again, the control group of patients in drug trials improved at similar rates to those who actually received the medicines. Astounded, Dr Hamilton decided to change the direction of his work to explore the relationship between the mind and the body.

This bestselling acclaimed book was first published 10 years ago. In it, Dr Hamilton explores the effect of visualization, belief and positive thinking on the body, and shows how using our imagination and mental processes can stimulate our own defences and healing systems to combat disease, pain and illness.

In this new edition, Dr Hamilton has added four new chapters to discuss the latest cutting-edge information and extraordinary new techniques. These include using imagery to stimulate the immune system - a method that can benefit cancer patients undergoing conventional treatment - effectively using the mind to speed up rehabilitation from stroke, and powerful visualization strategies to help facilitate recovery from injury and illness.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781788173117
Publisher: Hay House Inc.
Publication date: 09/11/2018
Sold by: Penguin Random House Publisher Services
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 365
Sales rank: 37,597
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

David Hamilton is a former scientist from within the pharmaceutical industry. Now a bestselling author, he travels throughout the world, offering talks and workshops to help people understand the power of the mind on the body. www.drdavidhamilton.com

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How Your Mind Can Heal Your Body 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was a quick read. Made sense to me.