Study: Abortion Has More Negative Parenting Impact Than Other Pregnancy Loss

Bioethics, Children's Health, Marriage and Family Health, Mental Health, Parenting, Woman's Health
Amy Sobie is the editor of The Post-Abortion Review, a quarterly publication of the Elliot Institute. The organization is a widely respected leader in research and analysis of medical, mental health, and other complications resulting from abortions. This very informative article of hers was carried in Life News. More Information: (more…)
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Federal investigators uncover major problems with chelation study

Alternative Medicine, Heart Health
I've written about chelation for many years. In my book, Alternative Medicine: The Christian Handbook, I conclude, "Evidence against (chelation's) effectiveness in heart disease is so clear, its continued use raises serious ethical questions. The therapy is very expensive and can be very lucrative for providers. Nevertheless, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine decided to do a very large study to try to establish once, and for all, whether chelation works or not. More Information: (more…)
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Excess Pounds, but Not Too Many, May Lead to Longer Life

General Health, Men's Health, Nutritional Health, Woman's Health
As we head into the July 4th holiday weekend, readers may not be thinking too much about their waist circumference or those excess pounds. But, given a recent report showing that the number of overweight and obese people in the United States is soaring, I've found some good news for those who are just a few pounds overweight. More Information: (more…)
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How to feed your baby right, even before birth

Children's Health, Nutritional Health, Parenting, Woman's Health
Our daughter-in-law, Jennifer, and son, Scott, are expecting their second child (our second grandchild) in November. So, if you've noticed an increase in prenatal posts in my blog, don't blame me -- blame them!  :-)  Anyway, here's a nice post from USA Today on the topic of how important prenatal nutrition and exercise is to the unborn baby. More Information: (more…)
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