I can do everything through him who gives me strength. - Philippians 4:13

Health Issues / Miscellaneous



Q&A on Life Support
QUESTION: What does the Bible say aboutkeeping someone on life support if they are seriously injured in an accident? I know that the Bible says to preserve human life so I am guessing...
November 22nd, 2013
I Know the Plans I Have for You - Cassie Husby's Journey
UPDATE: On November 18, 2013, Cassie Husby received "the call" and surgeons performed a double-lung transplant. We thank the LORD of Life for this gift! Pills. Oxygen. Nebulizer...
November 21st, 2013
The Holy Grail of Medicine - A Look at Ethical Stem Cell Research
No one believed him. No one thought Dr. Shinya Yamanaka had managed to do the impossible. The 44-year-old physician/scientist from Japan had been encouraged to enter medicine by his...
November 19th, 2013
My Son, Maxwell
My son, Maxwell, was born on April 6, 2011. He was diagnosed with Down syndrome (DS) when he was two days old. I have since learned that Down syndrome, also known as trisomy 21, is...
June 12th, 2013
Proper Palliative Sedation Not Same as Assisted Suicides Terminal Sedation
The assisted suicide movement is ever about blurring vital distinctions and deconstructing crucial definitions.  One target has been the proper pain control technique known as...
May 11th, 2010
Accutane Linked to Serious Side Effects in Pregnant Women
Accutane is a medication that was commonly prescribed to treat severe acne, typically when other treatments proved ineffective.Over a period of more than 25 years, Accutane was prescribed...
May 10th, 2010
Q&A on Caregiving and Diminished Quality of Life
QUESTION: My dad was recently diagnosed with ALS. We are all pretty devastated. He knows that his quality of life will diminish, and he will become totally reliant on us kids. The other...
March 15th, 2010
Parish Nurses Promote Caregiver Support
The role of parish nursing is growing and developing in many congregations, and as the growth continues, many new programs need to be created. One special project being developed by...
February 3rd, 2010
Healthcare Reform and the Christian Perspective
A considerable amount of debate has taken place lately on the benefits of reforming the healthcare system in the United States. Many people agree that reform is needed, but not everyone...
July 22nd, 2009
Where Did the Time Go? - A Look at Family Caregiving
This question might be triggered by a baby picture of our 11-year-old daughter or the news that an eighth-grade nephew is now as tall as I am. Most recently it was a look at my father’s...
July 12th, 2009


Would a friend, relative, or acquaintance find a particular page or article useful? Fill out the form below to send it to a friend!

 
 Your Name:    
 Your Email:    
   
 Friend's Name:    
 Friend's Email:    
 Include Note:    
 Type the 2 words:
 

Please fill out the small form below to leave a comment or suggestion about the page you were just visiting.  Any and all feedback is appreciated!  Your feedback will help make our website even better.

 
 Your Name:    
 Email:    
 Phone:    
 Feedback:    
 Type the 2 words:
 
Quantcast