How does spirituality impact health?

Are positive health impacts of spirituality simply a placebo effect?

Giving a placebo without a patient’s knowledge is not acceptable ethics to Canadian physicians. However, in a survey of Canadian physicians, one in five acknowledged occasionally prescribing placebos. Alongside the debate over the ethics of placebo use, there remains steady and increased research into how placebos encourage the mind to heal the body – it’s often even referenced as a “mind … [Read More...]

'you can always pray...'

#WhyIStayed #WhyILeft

A hashtag (#) is a symbol used to denote keywords or topics on the social media highway called ‘Twitter’. With current headlines highlighting spousal abuse, … [Read More...]