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The Wellness Book

The Comprehensive Guide to Maintaining Health and Treating Stress-Related Illness

Herbert Benson, R.N. Stuart, Eileen M.


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Take control of your health with everyday habits that lead to life-changing gains.

Millions of readers are familiar with the work of Dr. Herbert Benson and the Mind/Body Medical Institute from his mega-bestselling book The Relaxation Response . With more than 5 million copies in print, it is a classic in the field of mind/body medicine. In The Wellness Book, Dr. Benson has created the definitive resource that shows readers how to maintain health and treat stress-related illnesses, including high blood pressure, cardiovascular disease, chronic pain, Parkinson’s Disease, infertility, insomnia, anxiety, symptoms of HIV and cancer, menopause, and more.

The Wellness Book shows readers how to create and control their own well being. Use of the book, in combination with modern medical treatments, will aid in prevention and treatment of a number of illnesses and, according to USA TODAY, “legitimizes the mind/body connection in traditional medicine.”

Praise For The Wellness Book: The Comprehensive Guide to Maintaining Health and Treating Stress-Related Illness

USA Today One of the best resources on proven ways to exercise the healing powers of the mind.

Scribner, 9780671797508, 512pp.

Publication Date: October 1, 1993

About the Author

Herbert Benson, MD, is the Mind Body Medical Institute Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School. He is the author of the mega-bestselling book, The Relaxation Response, as well as ten other trade books. His groundbreaking work established the modern field of mind body medicine. Dr. Benson is the Director Emeritus of the Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital.