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May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM By Dean Ornish

The Medical Basis for the Healing Power of IntimacyWe all know that intimacy improves the quality of our lives Yet most people don t realize how much it can increase the quality of our lives our survival.In this New York Timesworld renowned physician Dean Ornish, M.D writes, I am not aware of any other factor in medicine that has a greater impact on our survival thaThe Medical Basis for the Healing Power of IntimacyWe all know that intimacy improves the quality of our lives Yet most people don t realize how much it can increase the quality of our lives our survival.In this New York Timesworld renowned physician Dean Ornish, M.D writes, I am not aware of any other factor in medicine that has a greater impact on our survival than the healing power of love and intimacy Not diet, not smoking, not exercise, not stress, not genetics, not drugs, not surgery He reveals that the real epidemic in modern culture is not only physical heart disease but also what he calls spiritual heart disease loneliness, isolation, alienation, and depression He shows how the very defenses that we think protect us from emotional pain are often the same ones that actually heighten our pain and threaten our survival Dr Ornish outlines eight pathways to intimacy and healing that have made a profound difference in his life and in the life of millions of others in turning sadness into happiness, suffering into joy.
  • Title: Love and Survival: The Scientific Basis for the Healing Power of Intimacy
  • Author: Dean Ornish
  • ISBN: 9780060930202
  • Page: 418
  • Format: Paperback

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Licia May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
I am reading the 1998 version of this now. After studying the latest in interpersonal neurobiology this comes as no surprise. But I think it is a great beginner book to affect a paradigm shift with valid points on how our medical system operates and I mean operates. The system works to allow complicated surgeries and mecdications with devestating side-effects as remedy to pain and suffering when it is proven that relationships,love and caring improve our hearts and our lives. Give me a hug, anyd [...]
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Kathleen May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
This book has sadly sat on my shelf for over 15 years. I finally picked it up and boy am I ever glad I did. The author provides an easy to read book about the importance of love and especially intimacy on the power of healing. It is more than just feeling loved that contributes to healing, it is about having intimate connections that allow you to be your true self. He touches on many different connections - marriage, religion, counseling, and self. Great read!
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Amiel Loiseau May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
I loved this book. The intimacy between two human beings has the power to heal. By the same token, if a person has no real connection to another caring person, sickness and death are much closer. Trying to quantify the health benefit of having close, loving relationships is a tough task. This book did it. This book shows to me, without a doubt, that having a person who really loves you, and who shows it, is the best medicine, and laughter is a distant second.
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Sarah May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
I'm giving this book five stars because of how important I think the message is. Devaluing love and relationships within a culture has disastrous consequences for both our emotional and physical health.
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Susan Basanjav May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
interesting topici love Dr. Ornish work so i think it will definitely beneficial.
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Brenda May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
We all know that intimacy improves the quality of our lives. Yet most people don't realize how much it can increase the quality of our lives -- our survival.This book helped me to understand my relationship with myself and with God. I think if more for understanding all kinds of relationship that we have.
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Jay May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
To live a life that is full of love is the only way to live lifeank you Dr Ornish for this lovely honest look at living a life with full of love.
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Christine May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
Enjoyed the emphasis on research in the second section, but it the style didn't work for me.
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Nancy Mramor-Kajuth May 22, 2019 - 11:01 AM
Dean Ornish explains how it isn't just what we eat and how much we exercise, but who we love and how. And this is from a heart doctor whose first books were about nutrition! Very good.
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Love and Survival: The Scientific Basis for the Healing Power of Intimacy By Dean Ornish The Medical Basis for the Healing Power of IntimacyWe all know that intimacy improves the quality of our lives Yet most people don t realize how much it can increase the quality of our lives our survival.In this New York Timesworld renowned physician Dean Ornish, M.D writes, I am not aware of any other factor in medicine that has a greater impact on our survival thaThe Medical Basis for the Healing Power of IntimacyWe all know that intimacy improves the quality of our lives Yet most people don t realize how much it can increase the quality of our lives our survival.In this New York Timesworld renowned physician Dean Ornish, M.D writes, I am not aware of any other factor in medicine that has a greater impact on our survival than the healing power of love and intimacy Not diet, not smoking, not exercise, not stress, not genetics, not drugs, not surgery He reveals that the real epidemic in modern culture is not only physical heart disease but also what he calls spiritual heart disease loneliness, isolation, alienation, and depression He shows how the very defenses that we think protect us from emotional pain are often the same ones that actually heighten our pain and threaten our survival Dr Ornish outlines eight pathways to intimacy and healing that have made a profound difference in his life and in the life of millions of others in turning sadness into happiness, suffering into joy.

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