Cure

Cure Paperback

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AUTHOR: Jo Marchant
PUBLISHED: 29th December 2016
ISBN: 9780857868855

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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
SHORTLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY SCIENCE BOOK PRIZE
LONGLISTED FOR THE WELLCOME PRIZE

ALL IN THE MIND?

- Can meditation fend off dementia?
- Can the smell of lavender affect the immune system?
- Can your thoughts ease physical pain?

In Cure, award-winning science writer Jo Marchant travels the world to meet the physicians, patients and researchers on the cutting edge of mind-body medicine. Asking how the brain can heal the body and how we can all make changes to keep ourselves healthier.
'Should be compulsory reading for all young doctors', NEW SCIENTIST
'[Marchant] surveys with grace what we think we know, and what we would like to know, about the mysterious and troubling relationship between our minds and our bodies', GUARDIAN
'A revved-up, research-packed explication of the use of mind in medicine', NATURE
'Turns the mind-body debate on its head', TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT
'A well-researched page-turner . . . may very well lead to widespread changes in the ways we practice medicine', NEW YORK POST

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