Faith in the great physician-divine healing and suffering in American culture 1860-1900 by Heather Curtis looks to be an interesting read-albeit its not that cheap!! (£17.95 on amazon market place!). Certainly Lauren Winner's review has wet my appetite, especially this paragraph..
Saturday, 27 June 2009
I've been interested in divine healing for years having been converted as a mid teenager in a Pentecostal church which frequently practiced prayer for the sick. Although I have no doubt that God can, does, and did heal some of the people some of the time, I have ongoing questions in my mind about many aspects.
No, not that side! But thank God got through surgery ok yesterday. And thanks to all for love support and prayer.
As a doctor I've long be interested in what it is like to be on the other side of the desk. In other words, what is it like to be a pati...
So my wee book, The Art of General Practice on soft skills for GPs is finally published today. The publishers bumpf on the back is mostly ...
Like much else in life, sleep is something we take for granted until we no longer have it. As a GP I've become increasingly convinced ...