Can books cure disease?

Books cure disease

Novels of all kinds, detective, historical, fantastic, love … We go to them when we need comfort, entertainment, throw us a few laughs or evade our everyday problems. But what if the books could cure these problems? Could they be a real remedy?

Immerse yourself in a good book is much more than get lost for a few hours in another universe, it is brought back with us everything that inspired us the plot or personal. Novels not only inform us or entertain us also motivate us, help us to reflect and heal us of our ills. They help us to evade our problems, but also to return to them reloaded and more eager than ever to deal with and solve inspiration from our favorite hero or heroine.

It is what is known as bibliotherapy, a therapy based on guided reading (ideally done with a biblioterapeuta) leading to reflection and in which cure is understood to be open to another dimension. » Read more