Top Apps Heal Mind and Body

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The popularity of mobile apps has continued to rise, as their usage has become increasingly prevalent across mobile devices. There are  even apps for monitoring your health, a priority interest for people in Southern California. Keith Wommack, a colleague of mine, has researched some of these beneficial apps. Check out this post that was first published in the Houston Chronicle on April 7, 2014. Do you want to control your own health care? Continue Reading

The Role of Spirituality in Health Care

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My colleague Eric Nelson is the media and legislative spokesperson for Christian Science in Northern California and has had articles published and featured in numerous newspapers. I thought my Southern California readers would appreciate reading his recent column on consciousness and health. Continue Reading

Is It Possible to Banish Anger?

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Whether living in sunny Florida or sunny Southern California, we all are sometimes faced with the opportunity to negate negative thoughts. My colleague Bob Clark, media spokesperson and legislative advocate for Christian Science in Florida, recently wrote a column for The Tampa Bay Times on the importance of banishing anger in all its forms as an effective way for healthier living. I have mixed feelings about the popular movie Anger Management Continue Reading

If It Heals You Does It Need to Be Measured?

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In his Huffington Post piece my colleague and health writer Tony Lobl ponders an interesting point - If you cannot measure it, does it exist - and considers important “immeasurables” like spiritual healing experiences. He begins with what Dr. Brené Brown has to say. "If you cannot measure it, it doesn't exist," Brené Brown was told by a research professor when still an aspiring PhD student. Now, many years later and a research professor Continue Reading

Health Care Update

Health Care Update

by Don Ingwerson I'm sharing what I hope is helpful and informative from christianscience.com on our interests in health care. Please click on this link at christianscience.com to read press articles about this health care issue, as well as video and text of recent House of Representatives debate on this current issue. Continue Reading

Women’s History Month: Mary Baker Eddy’s Commitment to Health

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"Celebrating Women’s Character, Courage, and Commitment” is the theme for this year's March Women's History month.  My colleague Ingrid Peschke's blog highlights an often overlooked 19th-century woman for her significant contributions to religion and health. Her strength of character, courage, and commitment are evident in the body of work she accomplished. Mary Baker Eddy was no ordinary woman. Behind her Victorian-era velvet and lace dress Continue Reading

Lives Lived: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Healed Through Prayer

Lives Lived: Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Healed Through Prayer

by Don Ingwerson Here is another great example of the power of prayer. Meet Hilary. She was diagnosed with M.E. disease (chronic fatigue syndrome) and couldn't find a medical solution. She later accepted a Christian Science practitioner's offer to pray for her, and within months she recovered fully. Lives Lived videos can be found on the christianscience.com website. Featured photo © GLOW IMAGES. Continue Reading

Do We Really Need Vitamins To Be Healthy?

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My colleague Kate Johnson from Maryland is interested in blogging about health and the importance of prayer in maintaining a healthy mind and body. Below is a recent post from Kate. I remember when I was little, my mother forced me to take a spoonful of cod liver oil every morning to help my dry skin and other health problems I was facing.  Though it was not a vitamin pill, it was supposed to contain some necessary nutrients that were good for Continue Reading

Is It Worth It To Detox Mentally?

Is It Worth It To Detox Mentally?

My colleague Tim Mitchinson is a health blogger from Illinois, and in his article he writes about the health benefits gained when negative feelings such as anger, jealousy, or hate are eliminated from ones thinking. More and more individuals are considering detoxing and cleansing their bodies of impurities for health reasons.   But interestingly, some of the most toxic problems we suffer are negative mental states. For instance, research, Continue Reading