Healing for Body, Soul and Spirit: An Introduction to Anthroposophic Medicine

Healing for Body, Soul and Spirit: An Introduction to Anthroposophic Medicine

by Michael Evans, Iain Rodger

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781782504108
Publisher: Floris Books
Publication date: 11/15/2017
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 696,171
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

About the Author

Dr Michael Evans trained in medicine in Britain, Germany and Switzerland before helping to found Park Attwood Clinic near Birmingham, England. He was a physician and anthroposophical doctor until his retirement. Iain Rodger is a freelance writer.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 7

Introduction 9

1 Extending the Art and Science of Medicine 15

2 A New Study of Life 25

3 The Soul 35

4 The Spirit 49

5 The Two Main Types of Illness 61

6 The Use of Medicines 69

7 Artistic Therapies 85

8 Therapeutic Massage and Hydrotherapy 93

9 The Art of Nursing 101

10 Childhood Illnesses 109

11 Inner Development 117

12 Psychiatry 123

13 Immunity, Cancer and Mistletoe 139

14 The Medicines 151

15 Medicines and Legislation 163

16 Therapeutic Communities and Initiatives 169

Notes and Further Reading 179

Appendix

Anthroposophical societies 183

Anthroposophic hospitals, clinics and general practitioners 184

Manufacturers and distributors of medicines 185

Training for anthroposophic doctors 186

Training for other health professions 187

Index 189

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