Did science or God save Dr Kent Brantly from Ebola?

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When someone recovers from Ebola against all odds, should we give science or God the credit? Personally, I have no problem giving gratitude all around, but some find disturbing implications to this question. Health writer Monica Karal takes the debate seriously, particularly after Dr. Kent Brantly’s remarkable and complete healing from Ebola, and the public […]

Love can rewrite our prognosis

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Suppose your doctors told you this about your personality disorders: “Don’t worry. Love rewrites the prognosis.” Would you believe them? If you believe that a spiritual approach improves health, rather than an exclusively material, body-centric approach, you might. Interestingly, more doctors are saying just this–that our thinking changes our health outcomes– and Aussie writer Kay […]

Would you ever talk to a Christian Scientist about health?

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Would you talk to a Christian Scientist about health? Would you ask a dachshund for a driving  lesson? Or maybe that’s a silly comparison. Health columnist and practicing Christian Scientist Eric Nelson takes the first question seriously, however.  After asking this question of editors and reporters and getting rebuffed by many, Nelson connected with medical […]

TEDMED 2014: ‘The time for thinkers has come.’

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If you’re interested in TEDMED and its annual conference on ground breaking discoveries on health care, you may be one of a mere 100,000 others who’ll be attending! That’s including those who’ll attend online, but in any case people from 100 countries will be represented. Health writer Eric Nelson describes the offerings of this conference, […]

Love tackles “tough guy” mentality that hides depression

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The tragic suicide of much loved Robin Williams was a wake-up call to those who would minimize the seriousness of depression. But amid the mourning and the hopelessness this event inspired, there are encouraging bits of information surfacing. Take a look at Canadian writer Wendy Margolese for more: “… campaigns to raise awareness of depression in […]

Do you love enough to heal your dog and cat? To bring an elephant to tears?

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Can love do more than comfort and help our pets when they are hurt? Can love heal pets as well? Columnist Keith Wommack thinks so, believing that pets, like us, are essentially spiritual ideas. After telling a touching story of an elephant’s rescue, he then tells how he prayed for divine Love to heal a […]

Women and Balancing the Change of Life

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What changes do women fear? Is the so-called change of life, or menopause,  one of them? And what about the men who care about them; would they like to know more how to support their women during these changes? Tennessee syndicated columnist Debbie Chew takes up this subject as she reasons and prays through troublesome […]

Worried about worrying

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What, me worry?? Seriously?? Unfortunately, Yes. Being worried is so very human we almost don’t question the way it takes over our thinking. But maybe we should, as today’s health experts suggest. Huff Post columnist Ingrid Peschke finds the opposite of worry, a kind of prayerful silence, helps in situations of pain or injury. See […]