"People who wrote emotionally about past stressful events two weeks before having a biopsy had their wound heal faster than people who wrote about factual day to day activities." University of Auckland Study. During BodyTalk sessions designed to prepare clients this concept of "giving voice" to the wound or "giving voice" to the body part about to be removed, yields very powerful results with accelerated healing time that has astonished the medical profession. Writing is another way of "giving voice" to something!
A new study reports that for those who wrote emotionally about previous stressful events prior to having a skin biopsy healed faster than those who wrote about factual events.