Celiac Disease on the Rise?

I work at a medical lab, processing specimens, and tonight I was struck with how many Celiac disease screens we've been doing. What is Celiac Disease? Celiac disease is an autoimmune disorder.  Its thought to affect 1 in 100 people and its believed that over 2 million people are undiagnosed here in the United States….

Cancer and Raw Foods

The big "C".  Its frightening when you or someone you love is diagnosed with it, in one of its many forms.  The traditional remedies for cancer are surgery, radiation, chemo therapy, laser therapy, hyperthermia, stem cell replacement (like bone marrow transplants), transfusions, and well… its too late, so guess you're gonna die.  According to the American…

What Happens to My Blood After Its Drawn at the Doctor’s Office?

Have you ever wondered… "What exactly happens to my blood after its drawn at the doctor's office"?  Until I began working for a company that processes medical samples, I had only a vague notion of what happens.  While there are variables, such as whether a doctor has a lab in the same facility or whether…

Writer’s Block

  A blank page.   Staring at me.     OPEN and EMPTY.       Staring at me.     Waiting for me to write something.     It beckons, write something profound.       I freeze…  Profound?     The thought paralyzes me.       Can I write anything worth selling?…

Why Does God Allow Evil and Suffering?

If God is all-powerful, He would just wipe out all evil and suffering, wouldn’t He?  If He is loving, He wouldn’t let the innocent suffer.  If God cared about those who followed His Son, He would at least protect them, right?  If He knows ahead of time, who is going to commit evil, He could…

Gorgeous Greenie (A Smootie Recipe)

      1 1/2 bananas       1 carrot       5 deglet noor dates       2 c spinach       1 pear       10 oz water       Blend all ingredients in high powered blender and serve!  Excellent source of gorgeous vitamins and minerals.

Sending our children to Caesar?

  "Let me control the textbooks and I will control the state.”  – Adolf Hitler “Education is the most powerful ally of Humanism, and every American public school is a school of Humanism. What can the theistic Sunday school, meeting for an hour once a week, and teaching only a fraction of the children do…

Modesty & Me

What is modesty? MOD'ESTY, n. [L. modestia.] That lowly temper which accompanies a moderate estimate of one's own worth and importance. This temper when natural, springs in some measure from timidity, and in young and inexperienced persons, is allied to bashfulness and diffidence. In persons who have seen the world, and lost their natural timidity,…

The Importance of Hydration

Water, its what we’re made of… well… approximately 60% of an adult body is water.  We expend water in various ways, like sweat and urination.  If we are not resupplying ourselves with this life-giving liquid, we will not simply become dehydrated, but will quickly die.  As quickly as a few days. But, there is also…

Chemicals, Chemicals & More Chemicals

The people of the United States through the FDA, have allowed the craziest “food additives”, chemicals, into our food.  Why on earth, would we think that these chemicals were okay to put into food?  What we’ve ended up with is Frankenfood, instead of real, whole foods. Here’s just five of the chemicals that have made…