Category: Christian Living

cholesterol

Cholesterol: Our Hero (or Heroine)

An out-of-whack thyroid doubles your chance of congestive heart failure, where an out-of-shape heart struggles to pump blood-and finally fails. We need to talk about this. Cholesterol is...

Coconut Water

Coconut Water – A Good Thing

Coconut water is a very good thing. It’s best known for treating dehydration, heat stroke, etc. by balancing electrolytes, but that’s not nearly the whole story. It helps...

body

Your Body Appreciates Any Help It Gets

I’ve been doing the vitamin/mineral/etc. tango for years now. A whole lot of supplements go swishing down my gullet daily. While I don’t enjoy taking pills any more...

body

Understanding the Human Body

The human body presents a complexity that absolutely, positively confounds simple explanations. You want to talk about a piece of work, that’s it. In spades. And the body...

health facts

Didja Know Health Facts? Beat Goes On!

Didja know that: 1. Brain plaques are more a symptom of Alzheimer’s than a cause. 2. “All natural” means anything anybody wants it to mean, signifying nothing. Read...

Supplements

Supplements Do They Help?

A question from Doug: I get many health news letters, yours included. I am overweight, 220#, 5’8″, large frame though, which probably leads to high blood pressure. To...

hair

Hair Tales

Our hair doesn’t make the Top Ten list of what’s important about us, but it sure does get our attention. Especially us endocrine people. So let me tell...