When the Body Says No

Our next book will be Gabor Maté's second book, When the Body Says No: The Cost of Hidden Stress. It is a passionately argued thesis that stress has a major role in the onset of most chronic diseases. Warmly received by readers and published in eight languages on five continents, When The Body Says No combines the latest findings of modern science with the poignant and compelling stories of many patients, ordinary people and famous. The book has been greeted with both support and controversy in the medical community.

If you only have time to read an excerpt, chapter 1 is available online: http://drgabormate.com/whenthebody_chapter1/

Available online through Chapters, Amazon and VPL.

David Suzuki shot a short doc on Dr. Maté's treatment of addiction for the Nature of Things that is viewable online: http://www.cbc.ca/natureofthings/episode/jungle-prescription.html#

Dr. Maté lives in Vancouver & has a busy speaking schedule and will be giving a number of talks between now and book club: http://drgabormate.com/category/events/month

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