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The Spiritual Option to Defeat Obesity

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With spiritual balance and purpose that brings a strong sense of love and self-worth, the negative stresses that lead to unhealthy conditions are reduced. Read More »

To Present a Full View of Health Care Treatments, Prayer Should Be Included

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Prayer shouldn't have been dropped from the Complementary and Alternative Medicine survey. Read More »

Can Viewing Yourself Differently Actually Stop Chronic Pain?

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As medical science stalls in finding answers to safe and effective pain relief, interest in spirituality has grown. Read More »

A Life of Purpose Increases Longevity

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Health and longevity correlate with keeping busy and living a life of purpose. Read More »

Kosen Rufu – Propagation of World Peace

Nichiren is a form of Japanese Buddhism that emphasizes repeated recitation of the mantra nam myoho renge kyo for health, happiness and enlightenment. Read More »

Doubt This, Not That: Are You Being Spiritually Seduced?

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A healthy dose of (productive) doubt can be an enriching and favorable state of mind, leading you to consult your own inner wisdom and question events around you. Read More »

Church Relationships Can Lead to Healing

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Recently, I read that there is scientific evidence that going to church weekly has health benefits – it can boost the immune system, decreases blood pressure, and may add as much as two or three years to your life. When I heard this, I was interested to find out what types of activities generated these results, because after attending church ... Read More »

Research Continues on Meditation’s Health Benefits

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No one wants to be in pain, and few like to talk about it. But I do want to write about what many are now finding to be one of the most effective pain medicines: meditation. Although there are many meditation studies and reports that indicate it’s helpful in alleviating pain, there isn’t yet sufficient evidence of its efficacy to ... Read More »

Challenging Our Set Ways of Thinking by Meeting Others in a “Third Place”

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Research has shown us time and again that potent creative ideas result from encountering different points of view, perspectives and disciplines. Read More »

Lose the Indifference

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Indifference prevents us from exploring circumstances and possibilities, as well as the internal landscape of our own heart and mind. It makes us less vulnerable, available and effective. Read More »