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The Role of Faith When Doctors Don’t Have the Answers

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On a micro-level, pain has a way of making your mind race. On a macro-level, being physically broken in your health forces a much broader perspective on life. For reasons that are comfortably beyond my understanding, God has me right in the thick of it right now. Like right now. I’m …

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Why Legendary Running Back Bo Jackson Wishes He Never Played Football

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As an 80’s baby, Bo Jackson was my hero. The world had never seen an athlete like him and possibly still hasn’t. He’s a living legend—a Heisman trophy winner and the only athlete in history to be an All-Pro in the NFL and an All-Star in Major League Baseball. I will …

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This “Shake-Free” Spoon Overcomes Embarrassing Hand Tremors

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Praise God that this is one of those items the overwhelming majority of us don’t need. While most of us are thoroughly enjoying our meals, there are some who dread the socially isolating shame of trying to eat while suffering from hand tremors. This one hits home for me as …

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20 Home Remedies for a Chest Cold

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I woke up this morning with a chest cold thanks to my 18-year-old and 7-year-old children and decided to do a quick Google search for home remedies before heading to the airport. If you have a chest cold, you likely would welcome some relief, as would I. Many of these …

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How ‘Healthy’ Food Labels May be Contributing to Obesity Epidemic

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In the Journal of the Association for Consumer Research, investigators found that we are likely to consume more of a certain food if we perceive it to be healthy. Researchers conducted three experiments on three groups of people to reach their findings. They enrolled 50 undergraduate students to complete the Implicit Association …

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125 Amazing Uses For Coconut Oil

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(Editor’s Note: This list is LONG. I mean it’s incredibly comprehensive so stay with it. Maybe forward it along to your family. Keep it as a reference! There is good stuff here.) While traveling through Thailand, by partner and I joked about buying a coconut plantation because it seems that …

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10 Ways Your Parents Lied to You About Your Body

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Did you ever hear any of these commonly told myths when you were growing up? Or do you say them now to your own children? I’m guilty of repeating a few of these to my own children over the years. But hey, we can now have peace knowing there isn’t …

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The Dangers of Fluoride Exposure and How to Avoid It

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People are not as accepting as they used to be of the mandated fluoridation of our water supplies. Many in the medical, dental, and toxicology fields are warning against the addition of fluoride in our food and water. In addition, fluoride is not FDA approved. What is Fluoride? There are …

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