The inter-connectiveness of the human body is just now beginning to be fully understood by the scientific community Board certified physician Ellie Campbell says that no cardiovascular disease prevention program is complete without significant attention to oral health.
There are many moral and spiritual issues surrounding the gay and lesbian reality of today’s world. However, there’s another issue often overlooked. Health. Author and counselor Denise Shick examines the sometimes devastating health challenges facing those with Gender Identity Disorder.
Ipods, Ipads, smart phones, laptops, tablets, WII-FI, streaming content. We’re drowning in a digital sea! Dr. Rose Gamblin insists that all of those zeros and ones blasting into our lives may not be in the best interest of our physical and mental health.
The good folk at Forks Over Knives are turning their attention homeward with the release of “Forks Over Knives Family, every parent’s guide to raising healthy, happy kids on a whole-food, plant-based diet.” Physician Alona Pulde provides insights.
First the bad news. Our hearts are in trouble. They’re stopping prematurely at an alarming rate. But, there’s good news. Modern medicine is on the job, coming up with new ways to keep us alive. Dr. James Marcum, founder/director of Heartwise Ministries, offers a peek at the new trends designed to save us.
Blood pressure is essential to life. High blood pressure can end it. Dr. David DeRose shares insights from his new book “Thirty Days to Natural Blood Pressure Control.”
The far-reaching dangers of smoking have been known for decades. So, you’d think we’d know better than to light up. But listen to this: If left unchecked, tobacco will kill one billion people in the 21st century. Laurent Huber, executive director of Action on Smoking and Health provides insights.
Welcome to part two of a compelling presentation that Dr. James Marcum, founder/director of Heartwise Ministries, offered at the Chattanooga First Seventh-day Adventist Church in Tennessee. Our actions make a huge and sometimes long-lasting difference when it comes to health. But there’s good news for even the sickest among us.
Sometimes, when we’re sick, the best question to ask is: “Why am I sick?” Finding that answer often leads to healing. Dr. James Marcum, founder/director of Heartwise Ministries, recently addressed a large group of church goers in Tennessee on this topic. This is part 1 of that timely presentation.
42.2 million Americans lived in food insecure households, including 13.1 million children. One West Virginia town is taking on that challenge. Audrey Morris, director of Starting Points of Morgan County reveals their battle plan.
When it's cold and flu season, we don't have to fall victim to each wandering bug or virus. Nutritarian and well-known physician Dr. Joel Fuhrman explains how we can fight back—and win—the cold wars.
Health-destroying sales receipts, cholesterol in children, Type 1 diabetes, and obesity-fighting dogs are the subjects of this discussion with Dr. Michael Greger, author of “How Not to Die.”
Poor people need good nutrition, too. This is one of the many messages promoted by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine in Washington, D.C. Mark Kennedy, vice president for legal affairs at PCRM examines SNAP, farm subsidies, and school lunches, looking for ways to enhance health across the nation.
Long nights. Short days. For many, this is a recipe for depression. Add to that New Year’s resolutions that have fallen by the wayside, and our mental health can take a hit. Dr. Gregory Jantz, founder director of the Center for Counseling and Health Resources in Seattle, shares practical tips for chasing away the winter blues. (aplaceofhope.com)
In a recent blog, Dr. John McDougall wrote: Big Pharma and Big Medicine have faced many huge challenges over the past years to keep their cash cows—people with type-2 diabetes—each forking over an average of $13,700 annually. This financially rewarding system works well until the blood-sugar-lowering medicines, along with the gadgets and tests they rely on, are proven to be useless and dangerous.