Healing and the mind

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Summary

  • "Ancient medical science told us our minds and bodies are one. So did philosophers of old. Now modern science and new research are helping us to understand these connections ... Bill Moyers talks with physicians, scientists, therapists, and patients-- people who are taking a new look at the meaning of sickness and health ... He discusses their search for answers to perplexing questions: How do emotions translate into chemicals in our body? How do thoughts and feelings influence health? How can we collaborate with our bodies to encourage healing?"--Container.

Notes

  • Videodisc release of a 1993 television program.
  • DVD.
  • Portions of v. 1 in Chinese, with English subtitles.
  • Closed captioned for the hearing impaired; Spanish subtitles.

Contents

  • [Disc 1] v. 1. The mystery of chi / produced by Alice Markowitz, David Grubin ; directed by David Grubin (58 min.). v. 2. The mind body connection / produced and directed by David Grubin (58 min.) -- [disc 2] v. 3. Healing from within / produced & directed by Pamela Mason Wagner (87 min.) -- [disc 3] v. 4. The art of healing / produced & directed by Chana Gazit (57 min.). v. 5. Wounded healers / produced by Pamela Mason Wagner, David Grubin ; directed by David Grubin (58 min.)
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