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Pain and Suffering

Why Conventional Medical Doctors Are Opting for Slow Medicine

Michael Finkelstein, MD | Posted 08.12.2014 | Healthy Living
Michael Finkelstein, MD

I am always heartened to hear the stories of the pioneering doctors of integrative medicine, who were willing to risk their professional comfort and ease, in the interest of helping people truly get better.

Out of Darkness, a Light Breaks

Daniel Davis | Posted 05.25.2014 | Arts
Daniel Davis

Such cruel tragedies are never easy to handle, and doubly so when the victim was a young woman whose spirit brightened the lives of all around her. But Ben was a contemporary Christian artist and worship leader at a large church. How was this soul-rending tragedy going to square with his faith? How could a loving God allow such things?

Live Your Life Fulfilled

Jeff Cannon | Posted 09.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Jeff Cannon

I wish I could say there is a way to live life without pain. There is not. While it is not pleasant, pain is a part of the human experience. However, there is a difference between pain and suffering. Pain is inevitable. Suffering is something you can overcome.

It Shouldn't Be as Painful as It Is

Stephenie Zamora | Posted 07.24.2013 | Healthy Living
Stephenie Zamora

If you're experiencing pain on any level, I want you to take a good look at the level of resistance that you may be creating. Where do you need to face your problems head on? Where do you need to accept them? And where do you need to release?

The Longest Journey Begins With A Single Misstep

Ben Patrick Johnson | Posted 05.13.2012 | Healthy Living
Ben Patrick Johnson

What is the longest journey? To me, it is the one from here to enlightenment, to spiritual transformation. And without a costly misstep, or suffering, that journey can never even begin.

Take Away Suffering From Chronic Physical Pain

Swati Desai, Ph.D., LCSW | Posted 05.06.2012 | Healthy Living
Swati Desai, Ph.D., LCSW

Physical pain creates psychological suffering, just the way psychological suffering can create physical pain. Investigate, get clarity and then work on the underlying issue.

Zero Tolerance: Trump, Schwarzenegger, and Strauss-Kahn

Jim Wallis | Posted 07.26.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

While the primary blame for abuse and misdeed against women lies with the perpetrators themselves, we should look next at the good men who say nothing. It's time for good men to hold accountable those who abuse women.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly: Making Friends With Your Life

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

Has anyone lived a life through without some measure of loss, grief, pain or hardship? Suffering is a normal part of being human.