Could the mind play a bigger role in healthcare?

My recent blog Could the mind play a bigger role in healthcare? – posted by British newspaper The Independent received tens of thousands of hits, over 700 Facebook “Likes” and multiple Tweets

Here is an excerpt from the article.

Thinkstock/John Foxx/Stockbyte – scientists say anti-biotics are losing the battle to super-resistant bugs because of over prescribing and usage in general goods.

A post-antibiotic era means, in effect, an end to modern medicine as we know it,” she told the meeting.

Anyone reading these reports – and the WHO’s recently released book on the subject – could be forgiven for thinking we face a very uncertain future indeed.

But could it be a storm cloud with a silver lining? Might there be fresh approaches to health care waiting in the wings as the so-called “miracle medicine” of antibiotics apparently passes its use-by date?…

(Read the full blog here.)

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Author:Tony Lobl

I write and speak on spirituality from my perspective as a Christian Science practitioner. I am also an Associate Editor for the Christian Science periodicals. I studied at the University of Surrey earning a BSc Hons Degree in Modern Mathematics before the impact of spirituality on health caught my attention and re-shaped my career.

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