A tiny gland in the center of the brain named the pineal may seem insignificant, but researchers have found it to be vital for physical, mental and, many believe, spiritual health. Through poor diet, exposure to toxins, stress and modern lifestyle choices, the pineal gland becomes hardened, calcified and shuts down. To awaken this gland from its slumber, detoxification is necessary using diet and herbs, Continue reading
When it comes to their health, more Americans are turning to a higher power.
A paper published in the May issue of the journal Psychology of Religion and Spirituality found that an increasing number of people are praying about their health.
In 2007, 49 percent of adults said they prayed about their health during the previous year. That number rose from 43 percent in 2002. The increase is part of a larger trend, researchers say, as only 14 percent of people said they had prayed about their health in 1999.
Researchers were unsure about what might be causing the increase in health-related prayer. Continue reading