Health

Odds weigh against survival for Ugandan woman with cancer

Odds weigh against survival for Ugandan woman with cancer

| February 13, 2014

A decade ago, Dr. Jackson Orem was the sole oncologist serving 39 million Ugandans at the Uganda Cancer Institute. Today, he works with a small team of specialists.

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Holistic healing

Holistic healing

| February 10, 2014

In the practice of medicine, I lecture to the young doctors at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn on the power of the spirit in healing.

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Go Red for Women to launch ‘Have Faith in Heart’ program

Go Red for Women to launch ‘Have Faith in Heart’ program

| February 7, 2014

The Go Red For Women movement is continuing to empower women by helping them make healthy lifestyle changes through its faith-based initiative “Have Faith in Heart.”

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Think life, live longer

Think life, live longer

| February 3, 2014

Dr. Gerald Deas—Whether you have a chronic illness or even a so-called terminal illness, your body will respond if your mind is fixed on healing and living.

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IPFW to host LGBTQ+ health conference

| February 3, 2014

FORT WAYNE—The Resource Center of IPFW is scheduled to host the first Queer Health on Campus Conference, Feb. 7 and Feb. 8 in Walb Union on the IPFW campus. The two day conference is designed to explore the physical, mental and emotional needs and challenges of LGBTQ+ students on campuses. The Feb. 7 agenda includes: […]

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The Lord is watching over us

The Lord is watching over us

| January 26, 2014

By Dr. Deas—As you read the newspapers and view television, it is obvious that a great change is taking place, not only in this country but all over the world. There is an unrest of those who work hard and can’t think about the future.

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Take a look: Glaucoma may run in your family

Take a look: Glaucoma may run in your family

| January 15, 2014

It may be easy to see that beauty is deeply rooted in your family tree. But some things that are passed down are not as easily seen—like glaucoma

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The sexual and sensual heart

The sexual and sensual heart

| January 13, 2014

Today, I would like to concentrate on the male sexual heart when it gets injured due to a heart attack. Specifically, his thoughts and fears about sexual relations after an attack.

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Sani (tation) Claus

Sani (tation) Claus

| December 24, 2013

I’m sure that during this holiday season, all of us will be eating foods that are prepared from other hands whether it be from relatives, coworkers, caterers and those in the restaurant business.

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Take an aspirin, it won’t hurt, oh yeah!

Take an aspirin, it won’t hurt, oh yeah!

| December 16, 2013

HOUSE CALLS Aspirin is a miracle drug. It is so arrogant, it wears a slogan on its white coat: “Take an aspirin a day and keep the doctor away.” Many folks have doctored themselves with aspirin without the advice of their physician hoping that symptoms will disappear. Aspirin is so available that you can buy […]

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