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The Difference Between Healing and Curing

18 Oct

Via Scoop.itHealthcare Continuing Education

Healing is not the same as curing. You can cure without healing, and you can heal without curing. In medical school and residency, most of our training focused on curing. Very little attention was focused on healing. You might heal a fracture or heal a gaping surgical wound. But healing a person? Nah. Woo woo, hocus pocus horseshit.
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Posted by on October 18, 2011 in General

 

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