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Why Kindness is Good for You by [Hamilton PhD, David R.]
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Length: 306 pages Word Wise: Enabled Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
Page Flip: Enabled Language: English

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Scientific evidence has proven that kindness changes the brain, impacts the heart and immune system, and may even be an antidote to depression.

We’re actually genetically wired to be kind. In this book, inspirational ex-scientist David Hamilton shows that kindness has evolved in us and thus its effects are felt daily throughout our nervous systems. When we’re kind, our bodies are healthiest.

This groundbreaking book is filled with fascinating new discoveries, including:

  • how kindness developed in our genes
  • that love and kindness can make a damaged heart regenerate faster
  • how kindness and compassion alter the neural structures of our brains
  • that gratitude can make you at least 25% happier.

This unique book fuses scientific research around being kind with inspirational real life examples of kindness from ordinary people. Reading these stories will nourish your soul and leave you with renewed optimism for the future, and this book will help you see the many levels on which taking the time to make a difference could transform your health – and your whole world.


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  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • File Size: 927 KB
  • Print Length: 306 pages
  • Page Numbers Source ISBN: 1848501781
  • Publisher: Hay House (15 February 2010)
  • Sold by: Amazon Australia Services, Inc.
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B0042JSLLA
  • Text-to-Speech: Enabled
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  • Word Wise: Enabled
  • Screen Reader: Supported
  • Enhanced Typesetting: Enabled
  • Average Customer Review: Be the first to review this item
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #219,360 Paid in Kindle Store (See Top 100 Paid in Kindle Store)

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5.0 out of 5 stars Really enjoyed this 22 March 2014
By Josh Hunt - Published on Amazon.com
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Lots of dense, hard research on why kindness is good for you. I read pretty deeply in this literature and had heard some of t before, but it is still great stuff.
5.0 out of 5 stars Best Kindness book 10 November 2015
By jusbein - Published on Amazon.com
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Excellent book, filled with scientific studies and inspiring words of wisdom about kindness. I bought 4 kindness books, and this is the best one!
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 12 August 2015
By Ajanee - Published on Amazon.com
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I always enjoy reading what David Hamilton writes.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great book 15 April 2013
By Volt123 - Published on Amazon.com
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I used the info in this book for a speech I gave. It had some good stories and a lot of great facts.
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 12 February 2015
By Ronda - Published on Amazon.com
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READ THIS BOOK!!!

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