You Are the Placebo

You Are the Placebo

Making your Mind Matter

Book - 2014
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"Throughout history up until present, many cultures have traditionally experienced the effects of verifiable healings, along with hexes, curses, witchcraft, voodoo, and other mysterious phenomena. These effects-many of which were elicited by unscientific means-were brought about by the beliefs and lore of the society. Even today, pharmaceutical companies use double- and triple-blind randomized studies in an attempt to exclude of the power of the mind over the body. In You Are the Placebo, Dr. Joe Dispenza explores the history, the science, and the practical applications of the so-called placebo effect. Citing many amazing individual cases studies, this compelling book will empower you to personally use "the expectation of a particular outcome" to alter your internal states-as well as external reality-solely through the action of your mind. It offers the necessary understandings to change old beliefs and perceptions into new ones. In addition, it teaches a model of personal transformation that correlates with the placebo effect-without the need for any external influences ("placebos" such as sugar pills, saline injections, and so on). You Are the Placebo combines the latest research in neuroscience, biology, psychology, hypnosis, behavioral conditioning, and quantum physics to demystify the workings of the placebo effect. and show how the seemingly impossible can become possible. "-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: Carlsbad, California :, Hay House, Inc.,, 2014
Edition: 1st edition
ISBN: 9781401944582
1401944582
9781401944599
1401944590
Characteristics: xxxvii, 348 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), charts ; 24 cm

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yycdaisy
Jul 08, 2017

There are some useful ideas people can take away from this book, but I found it went into too much detail.

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jannylegs
Jul 14, 2016

A thorough look at the concept of "mind over matter." Might be good at some point to try the guided meditations in the back of the book. I understand they are available as audio but the reviews are not positive.

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Forest_fox
Sep 29, 2015

The best book I have ever read. Absolutely beautiful!:)

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