Have We Blurred the Distinction Between Healthcare and Insurance?

Have We Blurred the Distinction Between Healthcare and Insurance?

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A guest post written by Curtis Wahlberg from Lake Forest, California

Even with less news these days about the Affordable Care Act or Obamacare, the subject of healthcare is not going away. People know health is important, so they’re talking about it and about the care they’re getting.Continue Reading

Finding Your Indomitable Spirit to Defeat Addiction

Finding Your Indomitable Spirit to Defeat Addiction

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by Don Ingwerson

Recently, I was lifted to new levels of inspiration by the story of Louis Zamperini in Unbroken, a film about a WWII veteran who survived being tortured in a Japanese POW camp, and also by the unbelievable response from the people in Paris, France to the horror, outrage, and despair surrounding the brutal attack at the offices of Charlie Hebdo, when thousands of people gathered in defiance of and solidarity against this horrible act. Continue Reading

Hardwired into God, Our True DNA

Hardwired into God, Our True DNA

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A guest post written by Robert Schult from Monrovia, California

Does God have a DNA code?

In the 1960’s scientists put forth what is the current understanding of Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA), in which DNA exists within every living organism that can function on its own. This DNA code has led scientists to believe they can predict what diseases we are susceptible to and how long we will live because this code passes these inherited instructions from our parents on to us.Continue Reading

Are There Health Benefits to Not Looking Back?

Are There Health Benefits to Not Looking Back?

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A guest post written by Nancy Piersall from Hesperia, California

Looking back with regret or longing for something that has ended or is gone? Looking ahead with uncertainty, doubt, or gloom? Feeling “stuck” in the present and not able to move on? How do you learn from the past without immersing yourself in it?Continue Reading

What Could be a Key Factor in Defeating Obesity?

What Could be a Key Factor in Defeating Obesity?

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by Don Ingwerson

Vernon, fat? I didn’t think so. He was just too heavy and physically slow to be on the football team.

But then things changed. That quiet, likeable, overweight kid reported for fall football practice looking physically fit. He was strong, solid, and had great stamina. His changed appearance and attitude were a big surprise to the football team, but not to him. He had decided to change his life.Continue Reading