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How Capitalism Makes Us Crazy: Dr. Gabor Mate on Illness and Addiction

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Gabor Maté is a Hungarian-born Canadian physician who specializes in the study and treatment of addiction and is also widely recognized for his perspective on Attention Deficit Disorder and his firmly held belief in the connection between mind and body health. His work focuses on the connection between society and addiction and mental illness.

His work includes In the Realm of Hungry Ghosts: Close Encounters with Addiction, a New York Times Best Seller, and Scattered Minds: A New Look at the Origins and Healing of Attention Disorder.

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