The Seat of the Soul and Spinal-cord Dysfunction (Part 1)

Johnston, S. Laurance
August 2009
PN;Aug2009, Vol. 63 Issue 8, p17
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The article offers information on the two part issue discussing the all-important gland as well as the way pineal dysfunction is linked with cervical spinal-cord injury. Accordingly, the first part of the series focuses on the pineal gland which is viewed from the scientific and mythological perspectives. Meanwhile, the second part addresses the outlook that bridges the irreconcilable viewpoints from the first part.


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