In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

A timely and original book that explores the fundamental nature of human addiction and the current epidemic of different types of addictions with society. Starting with a dramatically close view of Mate's drug addicted patients, he skilfully weaves in stories of real people while providing a bold synthesis of clinical experience, insight and up-to-date findings. This became a bestselling book upon publication in Canada and comes highly recommended by casual readers, experts and reviewers alike.

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  • Author : Gabor Maté
  • Publisher : Random House of Canada Limited
  • Pages : 465 pages
  • ISBN : 9780676977417
  • Rating : 4/5 from 22 reviews
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In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts
  • Author : Gabor Maté
  • Publisher : Random House of Canada Limited
  • Release : 13 June 2021
GET THIS BOOKIn the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

A timely and original book that explores the fundamental nature of human addiction and the current epidemic of different types of addictions with society. Starting with a dramatically close view of Mate's drug addicted patients, he skilfully weaves in stories of real people while providing a bold synthesis of clinical experience, insight and up-to-date findings. This became a bestselling book upon publication in Canada and comes highly recommended by casual readers, experts and reviewers alike.

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts
  • Author : Gabor Maté, MD
  • Publisher : Knopf Canada
  • Release : 03 April 2009
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In this timely and profoundly original new book, bestselling writer and physician Gabor Maté looks at the epidemic of addictions in our society, tells us why we are so prone to them and what is needed to liberate ourselves from their hold on our emotions and behaviours. For over seven years Gabor Maté has been the staff physician at the Portland Hotel, a residence and harm reduction facility in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. His patients are challenged by life-threatening drug

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts
  • Author : Gabor Maté
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 04 October 2018
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To heal addiction, you have to go back to the start... Featured on Russell Brand’s podcast Under the Skin Dr Gabor Maté is one of the world’s most revered thinkers on the psychology of addiction. His radical findings – based on decades of work with patients challenged by catastrophic drug addiction and mental illness – are reframing how we view all human development. In this award-winning modern classic, Gabor Maté takes a holistic and compassionate approach to addiction, whether to

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts
  • Author : Gabor Maté, MD
  • Publisher : North Atlantic Books
  • Release : 28 June 2011
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Based on Gabor Maté’s two decades of experience as a medical doctor and his groundbreaking work with the severely addicted on Vancouver’s skid row, In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts radically reenvisions this much misunderstood field by taking a holistic approach. Dr. Maté presents addiction not as a discrete phenomenon confined to an unfortunate or weak-willed few, but as a continuum that runs throughout (and perhaps underpins) our society; not a medical "condition" distinct from the lives it

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts

In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts
  • Author : Gabor Maté
  • Publisher : Vermilion
  • Release : 01 October 2018
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To heal addiction, you have to go back to the start... Dr Gabor Maté is one of the world's most revered thinkers on the psychology of addiction. His radical findings - based on decades of work with patients challenged by catastrophic drug addiction and mental illness - are reframing how we view all human development. In this award-winning modern classic, Gabor Maté takes a holistic and compassionate approach to addiction, whether to alcohol, drugs, sex, money or anything self-destructive. He

Scattered Minds

Scattered Minds
  • Author : Gabor Maté, MD
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Release : 27 July 2011
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In this breakthrough guide to understanding, treating, and healing Attention Deficit Disorder, Dr. Gabor Maté, an adult with ADD and the father of three ADD children, shares information on: · The external factors that trigger ADD · How to create an environment that promotes health and healing · Ritalin and other drugs · ADD adults …and much more Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) has remainded a controversial topic in recent years. Whereas other books on the subject describe the condition as inherited, Dr. Maté believes

The Addiction Spectrum

The Addiction Spectrum
  • Author : Paul Thomas, M.D.,Jennifer Margulis, PhD
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 04 September 2018
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"If anyone you know is struggling with addiction—or if you think you might have a problem—you want to read this book.”—GARTH STEIN, bestselling author of The Art of Racing in the Rain "a proven, comprehensive program that compassionately guides the reader to a place of resolution"—DAVID PERLMUTTER, MD, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Grain Brain, and, Brain Maker "a massive achievement and a giant step forward for addiction medicine"—ANNIE GRACE, author of This Naked

When the Body Says No

When the Body Says No
  • Author : Gabor Maté, MD
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Release : 11 February 2011
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER In this accessible and groundbreaking book -- filled with the moving stories of real people -- medical doctor and bestselling author of Scattered Minds, Gabor Maté, shows that emotion and psychological stress play a powerful role in the onset of chronic illness. Western medicine achieves spectacular triumphs when dealing with acute conditions such as fractured bones or life-threatening infections. It is less successful against ailments not susceptible to the quick ministrations of scalpel, antibiotic or miracle drug. Trained

The Globalization of Addiction

The Globalization of Addiction
  • Author : Bruce Alexander
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 04 March 2010
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Addiction is increasing all around the world, and the conventional remedies don't work. The Globalization of Addiction argues that the cause of this failure to control addiction is that past treatments have focused too single-mindedly on the afflicted individual addict. This book presents a radical rethink about the nature of addiction.

Indians on Vacation

Indians on Vacation
  • Author : Thomas King
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release : 25 August 2020
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A #1 Indie bestseller and a Canadian bestseller for 22 weeks, the brilliant latest novel from one of Canada’s foremost authors Inspired by a handful of postcards sent nearly a hundred years ago, Bird and Mimi attempt to trace long-lost uncle Leroy and the family medicine bundle he took with him to Europe. “I’m sweaty and sticky. My ears are still popping from the descent into Vaclav Havel. My sinuses ache. My stomach is upset. My mouth is a sewer.

The Hungry Ghosts

The Hungry Ghosts
  • Author : Shyam Selvadurai
  • Publisher : Doubleday Canada
  • Release : 02 April 2013
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In Buddhist myth, the dead may be reborn as "hungry ghosts"—spirits with stomach so large they can never be full—if they have desired too much during their lives. It is the duty of the living relatives to free those doomed to this fate by doing kind deeds and creating good karma. In Shyam Selvadurai’s sweeping new novel, his first in more than a decade, he creates an unforgettable ghost, a powerful Sri Lankan matriarch whose wily ways,

Hold On to Your Kids

Hold On to Your Kids
  • Author : Gordon Neufeld,Gabor Maté, MD
  • Publisher : Vintage Canada
  • Release : 30 November 2011
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A psychologist with a reputation for penetrating to the heart of complex parenting issues joins forces with a physician and bestselling author to tackle one of the most disturbing and misunderstood trends of our time -- peers replacing parents in the lives of our children. Dr. Neufeld has dubbed this phenomenon peer orientation, which refers to the tendency of children and youth to look to their peers for direction: for a sense of right and wrong, for values, identity and

Fighting for Space

Fighting for Space
  • Author : Travis Lupick
  • Publisher : arsenal pulp press
  • Release : 05 June 2018
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North America is in the grips of a drug epidemic; with the introduction of fentanyl, the chances of a fatal overdose are greater than ever, prompting many to rethink the war on drugs. Public opinion has slowly begun to turn against prohibition, and policy-makers are finally beginning to look at addiction as a health issue as opposed to one for the criminal justice system. While deaths across the continent continue to climb, Fighting for Space explains the concept of harm

Wasted

Wasted
  • Author : Michael Pond,Maureen Palmer
  • Publisher : Greystone Books
  • Release : 21 January 2016
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Psychotherapist Michael Pond is no stranger to the devastating consequences of alcoholism. He has helped hundreds of people conquer their addictions, but this knowledge did not prevent his own near-demise. In this riveting memoir, he recounts how he lost his practice, his home, and his family—all because of his drinking. After scores of visits to the ER, a tour of hellish recovery homes, a stint in intensive care for end-stage alcoholism, and jail, Pond devised his own personal plan

Overdose

Overdose
  • Author : Benjamin Perrin
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 31 March 2020
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER “Overdose is a necessary and searching investigation into a devastating epidemic that should never have happened. Benjamin Perrin painstakingly shows that it need not continue if we, as a society, heed the evidence.” —Gabor Maté M.D., author of In The Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters With Addiction An astonishing and powerful look at the ongoing opioid crisis North America is in the middle of a health emergency. Life expectancies are declining. Someone is dying every two