Defeating Fear Of Ebola Will Help Defeat Ebola

I’m not an authority on dealing physically with contagious diseases but I do know about handling fear.  I’ve learned that stopping fear of disease can go a long way toward stopping disease itself. The Christian Science Monitor quoted Jim Yong Kim, president of the World Bank Group:  “There are two kinds of contagion, one is…
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Is Spiritual-based Healing Weird?

My Texas colleague, Keith Wommack, uses a simple analogy to explain how spiritualizing our thinking to heal our body can go from new and strange, to natural and effective.  Here’s Keith… While in a meeting, a newspaper editor, after learning that I practiced spiritual-based healing, said, “Since Christian Science is weird, it … ” The…
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Moving Beyond Drugs To Find Health

© GLOW IMAGES As summer slips away again, I’m reminded of how walking along the seashore listening to the continuous sound of crashing surf can clear our head and allow fresh perspectives. In the local Walgreens parking lot, I had a beach-like moment and found an answer.  A CVS store had opened up on the…
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Our ‘inalienable Right’ To Better Health

© GLOW IMAGES We have the right to be free of ill-health.  In that spirit, my California colleague, Eric Nelson, shared this.  I actually saw the play he refers to when it had its world premiere in Minneapolis at the Guthrie Theater.  I’m glad to hear these comments from the playwright.  Here’s Eric… Tony Kushner…
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Is Prayer No More Than A Placebo?

My Massachusetts colleague, Ingrid Peschke, discusses how prayer can pick up where placebos leave off.  Here’s Ingrid… Debates abound on the power of the placebo.  There’s one man who has made it his mission to try and settle that debate, or at least shed significant light on it. Described as wanting to “broaden the definition…
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