Posts Tagged ‘prayer’

Interviews with Breast Cancer Survivors Carmelina Vargas (singer/songwriter) and Tamara St Johns (adjunct professor) Now Available.

Sunday, November 25th, 2012

My guests yesterday were Carmelina Vargas (left) and Tamara St John (right). Both are breast cancer survivors.

Carmelina is a singer/songwriter from Barahona, Dominican  Republic who lives in New York and has published singles and albums of her music. More information was presented earlier on this site.

Tamara has a masters in business and is an adjunct professor in southern California. More information was presented earlier on this site.

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Three Holistic Practitioners Discuss Babies to Altzheimers of the Elderly

Sunday, May 27th, 2012

My guests on the Holistic Health Show yesterday were Dr Rallie McAllister (left), Dr Paul Bendheim (center) and Dr Tom Potisk (right).

Dr McAllister is a board certified family physician;  co-founder of Momosa Publishing, LLC; coauthor of two books;  has appeared on multiple radio and tv programs;  authored articles in national magazines;  and hosted her own radio program. More information was presented earlier on this site or can be found at: http://www.MommyMDGuides.com

Dr Paul Bendheim is a board certified neurologist, founder and CEO & Chief medical and Scientific Officer of  Brainsavers; an authority on Alzheimers, and author of The Brain Training Revolution: A Proven Workout for Healthy Brain Aging. More information was presented earlier on this site and can be found at: http://www.Brainsavers.com

Dr Tom Potisk is a chiropractor and holistic family doctor of 25 years who authored Whole Health Healing: The Budget Friendly Natural Wellness Bible for All Ages. More information was presented earlier on this site and can be found at: http://www.WholeHealthHealing.com

Final Program of Faith, Healing and Spirituality Series on the Holistic Health Show

Sunday, June 26th, 2011

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Mel Brake, Kelli Calabrese and Marsha Scarbrough (lower right) were the final guests on the Faith, Healing, and Spirituality series on the Holistic Health Show.

Mel Brake is Founder and Director of MPW Foundation, has been interviewed on multiple media outlets and journals, and has been recognized for his artistic endeavors. More information was presented earlier on this site and can be seen at: http://www.blogtalkradio.com/mel-brake

Kelli Calabrese is a leading fitness, nutrition and wellness professional who has written books and provides services for national celebrities and corporations. More information is available at: http://www.KelliCalabrese.com

Marsha Scarbrough is author of Medicine Dance: One Woman’s Healing Journey into the World of Native American Sweatlodges, Meditation, and Dance Fasts. and has over 75 published articles. Her exciting career has included 17 years in Hollywood., More information was presented earlier on this blog and can be found at: http://www.medicinedancebook.com

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Recognizing and Resolving Breast Implant Problems and Using Energy Medicine Discussed on the Holistic Health Show

Sunday, May 29th, 2011

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Dr Carl O Helvie, Host, interviewed Dr Susan Kolb and Dr Gene Ang on the Holistic Health Show yesterday.

Dr Kolb, M.D.,FACS is the founder of Millineum Healthcare and Avatar Cancer Center and author of 2 books. She discussed all aspects of breast implants including the role of faith in resolving problems with them. More information was presented earlier on this site and can be found at http://www.templeofhealth.ws and http://www.TheNakedTruthAboutBreastImplants.com

Dr Gene Ang, PhD, is a neurobiologist and has a healing practice in Thousand Oaks, California. He uses a variety of energy techniques in his practice. More information was presented earlier on this site and is available at: http://www.geneang.com

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Peace Mother Geeta Sacred Song and Roy Nelson Guests on the Holistic Health Show

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

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Yesterday Peace Mother Geeta Sacred Song and Roy Nelson were interviewed by Dr Carl O Helvie, Host, on Faith, Healing, and Spirituality.

Peace Mother Geeta is a Mayan Shaman and Enlightened Master and founder of the Sacred Peace Center. She has published 9 CDs and two books. More information was published earlier on this blog and can be found http://www.sacredpeace.org

Roy Nelson overcome many hardships in life and turned to his faith to become a spiritual leader to many. More information is available on a earlier blog on this site and at http://www.thenelsoncenter.com
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Prayer May Dissipate the Feelings of Anger

Friday, April 1st, 2011

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Recent research published online in the journal Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin concluded that saying a prayer may help people feel less angry and behave less aggressively. In the first of the series of 3 studies they: 1) told 53 college students they would be participating in a series of studies and gave them a questionaire to measure anger, fatigue, depression, vigor, and tension. The subjects then wrote an essay about an event that made them feel very angry and were told a partner whom they would never meet, would evaluate the essay. In reality, there was no partner and all subjects received the same anger inducing evaluation including the statement “This is one of the worst essays I have ever read.”
While still angry the subjects participated in a second part of the study in which they read a newspaper story about Maureen, a student with a rare form of cancer. They were asked to imagine how Maureen feels and how it affects her life. Thereafter, the subjects were randomly assigned to one of two groups that either prayed for Maureen or thought about her for 5 minutes. After this the researchers again measured the subject’s anger, fatigue, depression, vigor and tension.
Findings showed that after subjects were provoked they reported higher levels of anger and those who prayed for Maureen reported being significantly less angry afterwards than those who thought about her. The researchers found no effect on the other emotions of depression, fatigue, vigor, or tension. Additional parts of the series of the study can be found at:

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/03/110321134714.htm

Managing Difficult Emotions with Prayer

Wednesday, January 5th, 2011

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A new study reported in Social Psychology Quarterly concluded that people who pray find personalized comfort during hard times and many do so to manage a range of negative situations and emotions. These conclusions were based on in-depth interviews with victims of violent relationships with their intimate partners. Using a sample that represented wide geographic, educational and racial groups mainly from Christian backgrounds the researcher found the prayer relationship allowed victims to vent anger and other feelings with God and not fear reprisal or escalate the violence in the relationship. Prayer also served as a distraction for some similar to having a conversation with a friend and helped reduce anxiety. The researcher concluded that future researchers should consider prayer as an interaction rather than a one-sided act.

Interviews with Dr Francisco Contreras and Deborah Wofford on Holistic Health Show

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

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Yesterday on BBS Radio (www.bbsradio.com) Dr Carl O Helvie interviewed Dr Francisco Contreras and Ms Deborah Wofford.

Dr Francisco is the Board Director and Chairman of the Oasis of Hope where they have treated over 120,000 cancer patients and use a holistic approach including spirituality and faith. More information was presented earlier on this site and can also be found at www.OasisofHope.com

Ms Deborah Wofford overcome abusive situations in life until she discovered God and now is an artist and song writer. More information was presented earlier on this site and can also be found at
www.pourmeoutablessing.com

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Listen to Mark Earlix and Rev Brian Johnson Interviewed on Holistic Health Show

Sunday, October 17th, 2010

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Dr Carl O Helvie, Host, Holistic Health Show interviewed Mark Earlix and Rev Brian Johnson yesterday as part of the Spirituality, Faith and Healing Series.

Mark Earlix is a healer and author of Creator and Take My Life. More information was presented earlier on this site and can also be found at www.healerMarkEarlix.com

Rev Brian Johnson survived a serious motor vehicle accident and became an ordained minister receiving a Doctorate of Divinity. He now practices a one on one healing ministry. More information was presented earlier on this site and he can be reached at: brian-johnson@cox.net

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Dr Harold G. Koenig and Mary McManus Interviewed on the Holistic Health Show

Sunday, October 3rd, 2010

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Dr Carl O. Helvie, Host, of the Holistic Health Show interviewed Dr Harold G. Koenig, M.D. and Mary McManus yesterday. Dr Koenig, one of the two lead interviews on the Spirituality, Faith and Healing series is internationally known for his research, writing and lecturing in this field of practice. He is currently Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, and Associate professor of Medicine at Duke University and is also a registered nurse. He is founding co-director of the Center for Spirituality, Theology, and Health at Duke and has published around 350 articles in peer reviewed journals, and nearly 40 books. He has appeared on over 50 national and international television programs, over 100 national or international radio programs, and been interviewed in hundreds of national and international newspapers and magazines. More information was presented earlier on this site or can be found at: Http://www.SpiritualityandHealth.Duke.Edu/about/HKoenig

Ms Mary McManus is a poet, fund raiser, former award winning social worker and Boston Marathon finisher. She is also a post polio survivor who receives inspiration poetry from God. She has written two inspirational poetry books and is working on a third with Dr Bernie Siegel. More information was presented earlier on this bolog and can also be found at: www.marymcmanus.com

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