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A 9{etreat Centre for

A 9{etreat Centre for "Whok MeaCtfi human element of healing has been swept under the carpet. The advances and successes of Western medical techniques are astounding. The development of penicillin and surgery has cured thousands of people, but there is always room for improvement- With all its success at eradicating disease, modem medicine is incomplete and can be dangerous. For example, modem drugs can produce iatrogenic disease, that is, new ailments that are caused by the very drug that is used to help one 4 There is disillusionment with modem medicine that is resulting in a demand for safer and more natural and effective forms of therapy. We should always strive to find new ways to describe and understand all phenomena. 5

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