Robert Krulwich talks about how narrative, or story telling, can help people to understand and accept science, and therefore create a better more open-minded community with the public. But Rita Charon talks about how narrative is not only good on a societal scale, but also on a smaller, more personal scale as well. Charon talks about how doctors and patients sharing narratives with each other, allows them to create a more emotional bond that allows each person to gain a sense of peace and healing; not only physically but mentally and emotionally as well.

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  1. May I just say what a comfort to discover an individual who actually knows what they’re discussing on the net.
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    side of your story. It’s surprising you’re not more popular because you certainly have the gift.

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