77 Questions for Skillful Living: A New Path to Extraordinary Health

77 Questions for Skillful Living: A New Path to Extraordinary Health

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by Michael Finkelstein
     
 

77 Questions for Skillful Living from integrative medicine pioneer Michael Finkelstein, M.D., guides readers through the questions that will help them understand wellness on a deep level and offers a new path to extraordinary health.

Dr. Finkelstein outlines his groundbreaking methods and gives readers the DIY tools they need to manage their own recovery

Overview

77 Questions for Skillful Living from integrative medicine pioneer Michael Finkelstein, M.D., guides readers through the questions that will help them understand wellness on a deep level and offers a new path to extraordinary health.

Dr. Finkelstein outlines his groundbreaking methods and gives readers the DIY tools they need to manage their own recovery from arthritis, diabetes, and other chronic illnesses that often go unresolved in the modern American healthcare system.

Each chapter in this essential handbook includes the key components of a successful consultation—from illuminating lessons to practical prescriptions—and is filled with illustrative anecdotes from real patients. 

77 Questions for Skillful Living examines the physical, psychological, environmental, and spiritual factors behind many common illnesses, and empowers you to take your health into your own hands, and to alleviate chronic conditions through conventional and integrative means.

Editorial Reviews

Mehmet C. Oz
"Michael Finkelstein is an astute clinician who understands how to treat the illness AND the patient."
Andrew Weil
“Everyone should read Slow Medicine…. Dr. Finkelstein is a visionary practitioner, with decades of experience combining a scientist’s perspective with common sense and wisdom. Slow Medicine represents a superbly insightful advancement in the literature of Integrative Health. It is important, fun to read, and potentially life changing.”
Doctor - Mehmet Oz
"Dr. Michael Finkelstein masterfully guides us through the 77 questions that connect the dots of our lives."
Dr. Mehmet Oz
“Dr. Michael Finkelstein masterfully guides us through the 77 questions that connect the dots of our lives.”
Energy Times
“Living a life of unthinking habit can lead to unhealthy outcomes, emotionally and spiritually as well as physically…Finkelstein’s queries reflect an approach that may start with one’s physical habits…but then go much deeper. Answering [them] may lead the way to a healthier, more aware life.”

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780062225511
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
05/07/2013
Pages:
354
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

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Andrew Weil

“Everyone should read Beyond Conventional Medicine…. Dr. Finkelstein is a visionary practitioner, with decades of experience combining a scientist’s perspective with common sense and wisdom. Beyond Conventional Medicine represents a superbly insightful advancement in the literature of Integrative Health. It is important, fun to read, and potentially life changing.”

Mehmet C. Oz

“Michael Finkelstein is an astute clinician who understands how to treat the illness AND the patient.”

Meet the Author

Michael Finkelstein, M.D., The Slow Medicine Doctor, has been featured in top media including the New York Times and CNN. Trained at premier institutes for conventional and integrative medicine—including The University of Pennsylvania and The University of Arizona College of Medicine—Dr. Finkelstein is certified in both internal medicine and integrative-holistic medicine. He has distinguished himself not only as a doctor in private practice but also as the medical director of several major hospitals and health institutes, including the Department of Integrative Medicine at Northern Westchester Hospital and the Center for Health and Healing of Northern Westchester.

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77 Questions for Skillful Living: A New Path to Extraordinary Health 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Newconnexion More than 1 year ago
77 Questions for Skillful Living, Michael Finkelstein, William Morrow, 2013, $26.99 Dr. Michael Finkelstein is recognized for his pioneering approach to integrative medicine. He has been practicing both internal medicine and integrative holistic medicine for about 20 years. In this enlightening book, he asks questions to readers so they can address all aspects of their lives and learn to find the answer for themselves. The 77 questions guide readers in developing tools and skills to achieve maximum wellness, or what he calls “living skillfully.” Dr. Finkelstein believes that genuine health cannot be measured, but instead is a state of being reflected in how we function and exist in the world. This wonderful guide is full of insight, wisdom and practical tools. — Annette Epifano, New Connexion Journal