By Mihai Nadin

In this e-book, practising physicians and specialists in anticipation current arguments for a brand new figuring out of medication. Their contributions make it transparent that medication is the decisive try for anticipation. The reader is gifted with a provocative speculation: If medication will align itself with the anticipatory situation of existence, it might recommended an important revolution in our time. To this finish, all stakeholders—medical practitioners, sufferers, scientists, and know-how developers—will need to have interaction within the dialog. The ebook makes the case for the transition from pricey, and purely marginally powerful, reactive therapy via “spare components” (joint replacements, organ transplants) and reliance on prescription drugs (antibiotics, opiates) to anticipation-informed healthcare.

Readers will comprehend why the present premise of treating a number of behavioral stipulations (attention deficit disease, hyperactivity, schizophrenia) via medicinal drugs needs to be re-evaluated from the point of view of anticipation. within the demeanour practiced at the present time, drugs generates dependence and long-lasting harm to these it truly is paid to assist. As we higher comprehend the character of the residing, the proactive view of healthcare, in which the technological know-how and paintings of therapeutic fuse, turns into a social and political mandate.

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