When The Body Says No: The Cost Of Hidden Stress

byGabor Mate

Paperback | February 3, 2004

When The Body Says No: The Cost Of Hidden Stress by Gabor Mate
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In this accessible and groundbreaking book--filled with the moving stories of real people--medical doctor and bestselling author Gabor Maté shows that emotion and psychological stress play a powerful role in the onset of chronic illness, including breast cancer, prostate cancer, multiple sclerosis and many others, even Alzheimer's disease.

When the Body Says No is an impressive contribution to research on the physiological connection between life's stresses and emotions and the body systems governing nerves, immune apparatus and hormones. With great compassion and erudition, Gabor Maté demystifies medical science and, as he did in Scattered Minds, invites us all to be our own health advocates.

Gabor Maté, a Vancouver physician, is the author of the bestselling book about attention deficit disorder, Scattered Minds. He has been a family physician for over twenty years, a palliative care specialist and a psychotherapist; he is also staff physician at a facility for street people in Vancouver’s downtown eastside. He was a long-...
Title:When The Body Says No: The Cost Of Hidden StressFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:320 pages, 8.99 X 5.98 X 0.81 inShipping dimensions:320 pages, 8.99 X 5.98 X 0.81 inPublished:February 3, 2004Publisher:Knopf CanadaLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0676973124

ISBN - 13:9780676973129

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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