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Mind-body connection not a one-way street

We usually think our mind is in control and telling our body what to do. But there is a lot of scientific evidence that shows the chatter between mind and body goes two ways, and the body is an integral part of how we think. In a new book, one expert provides the latest scientific evidence about the body?s influence on our psyche, drawing on work from her own laboratory and from colleagues around the world.
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