NEW YORK (WLNY) — We’ve heard of “mind over matter,” but one integrative physician is taking this concept to another level.

Dr. Lissa Rankin is on a quest to help us heal our bodies — and she says it can be done without medicine.

That’s the focus of her new book, “Mind Over Medicine.”

Dr. Rankin is an integrative medicine physician, author, speaker, artist, and founder of online health and wellness communities and

Her research led her to discover that patients have self-healing powers beyond our wildest imaginings, which we can effectively manipulate with the mind.

More From CBS New York

Download Weather App

Watch & Listen LIVE