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John Sarno - NY back surgeon, hand picks some patients with severe back pain and treats them with 'psycho analysis' to 'dissipate the suppressed stress/anger' of old threats, some of which would be considered 'nonthreats' by many.

Apparently he has had real success with the subset of patients he's treated this way - without resorting to surgery.

He talks about his method and reasoning in his book "healing back pain".

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