Tag Archives: Science and Health

ESCAPE FIRE: Expanding Our View of Healthcare Without Fear

How much airtime does an issue need before that sets fire to our commitment for change? The award-winning documentary movie Escape Fire: The Fight To Rescue American Healthcare, until recently, has received relatively small attention. Jeff Zucker, president of CNN Worldwide, … Continue reading

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Must we ingest something to achieve health?

“Dr. Viggiano, noting that the act of taking a pill is often just an external trigger to what she describes as an internal or ‘central’ healing response, wonders what this tells us about our thoughts in terms of their effect … Continue reading

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Need an emancipation proclamation for your health?

Do you sometimes feel like a slave to disease? Or to its treatment? Or know someone who does? How do chapped lips, Abraham Lincoln’s visit to Kalamazoo, Michigan, and a case of poison ivy shed light on needed emancipation? Abraham … Continue reading

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Does love affect health?

Two groups of children receiving different levels of hygiene and nutrition and different levels of loving care. The ones being loved fared much better. Anne Harrington is a Harvard College Professor and Professor for the History of Science, specializing in the … Continue reading

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Caregiver placebo effect

The placebo effect is usually considered to be the curative effective resulting from patients equipping a sugar pill with their belief in its ability to help. But it turns out that the placebo effect can result from the thought of … Continue reading

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Easter’s blessing every day

One of the Easter hymns in my church says, “Let us sing of Easter gladness that rejoices every day…”¹ Jesus’ resurrection has meaning for us every day. It shows us, among other things, that the real essence of our being is spiritual. … Continue reading

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Does spirituality ADD UP?

What do spirituality, mathematics and God’s love have to do with healing?

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What’s prayer got to do with it?

The short answer is…. plenty! So, how was weight loss accomplished through prayer ? Healing in Christian Science is not faith healing through the human mind or a blind faith. It’s not New Age thinking or positive thinking. It’s not … Continue reading

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Is God ever uncaring?

“Would Americans, in the face of unemployment, home foreclosures, two wars and an uncertain economic future, describe the Almighty as a wrathful, cold critic of our failings, or maybe a distant, uncaring force?” The answer?   “For Americans today, God, quite … Continue reading

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A Relevant Social Network Christmas

This video below showed me that the Christmas story can be told in the language of today’s Social Media and still share the same message. Here’s the YouTube video entitled Social Network Christmas by Ignitermedia.com So here’s a question: does … Continue reading

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