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The body electric: electromagnetism and the foundation of life

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The Body Electric tells the fascinating story of our bioelectric selves. Robert O. Becker, a pioneer in the filed of regeneration and its relationship to electrical currents in living things, challenges the established mechanistic understanding of the body. He found clues to the healing process in the long-discarded theory that electricity is vital to life. But as exciting as Becker's discoveries are, pointing to the day when human limbs, spinal cords, and organs may be regenerated after they have been damaged, equally fascinating is the story of Becker's struggle to do such original work. The Body Electric explores new pathways in our understanding of evolution, acupuncture, psychic phenomena, and healing.

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subject_facet Electromagnetism -- Physiological effect, Electromagnetism in medicine
title_display The body electric : electromagnetism and the foundation of life
title_full The body electric : electromagnetism and the foundation of life / Robert O. Becker and Gary Selden ; illustrated by David Bichell
title_short The body electric :
title_sub electromagnetism and the foundation of life
topic_facet Electromagnetism, Electromagnetism in medicine, Physiological effect