The healing power of faith : science explores medicine's last great frontier / Harold G. Koenig ; with additional research by Carol and Malcolm McConnell.Material type: TextPublisher: New York, N.Y. : Simon & Schuster, c1999Description: 331 p. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0684852969.Subject(s): Health -- Religious aspects | Mental healing | Psychology and religion | Medicine -- Religious aspects -- Christianity
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -320) and index.
ch. 1. Science, religion, and health -- ch. 3. Religious people have stronger marriages and families -- ch. 4. Religious people have healthy lifestyles -- ch. 5. Religious people cope well with stress -- ch. 6. Religion offers protection from depression and helps those afflicted to recover quickly -- ch. 7. Religious people live longer, healthier lives -- ch. 8. Religion may protect people from serious cardiovascular disease -- ch. 9. Religious people may have stronger immune systems -- ch. 10. Religious people use fewer expensive hospital services -- ch. 11. Disease-prevention model for the twenty-first century -- ch. 12. Helping yourself and your loved ones benefit from the power of faith.
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