Pain: The Gift Nobody Wants

Pain: The Gift Nobody Wants

by Paul Brand, Philip Yancey
     
 

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Its hard to imagine pain as a gift, but thats the compelling conclusion of Dr. Paul Brand, who has spent his remarkable life studying pain & its implications for medical treatment, overall health, & human happiness. Here is the inspiring story of his 50-year career as a healer. He received medical training in wartime England & then returned to India, where his work

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Its hard to imagine pain as a gift, but thats the compelling conclusion of Dr. Paul Brand, who has spent his remarkable life studying pain & its implications for medical treatment, overall health, & human happiness. Here is the inspiring story of his 50-year career as a healer. He received medical training in wartime England & then returned to India, where his work as a hand surgeon led to astonishing breakthroughs in the treatment of leprosy. He discusses the personal & societal implications of this countrys inability to accept or deal with pain, & tells how each individual can learn how to make a friend of pain.

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ISBN-13:
9780310616788
Publisher:
Zondervan
Publication date:
09/01/1993
Product dimensions:
4.25(w) x 5.57(h) x 0.72(d)

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