- Q What is spiritual wellness?
Jan Campbell, NursingSpiritual wellness exists when you have created a close connection to your inner spirit. You may be asking yourself, “What does this mean to have a connection to your inner spirit." No matter what religion you are, you might agree that your... Full Answer
- Q Do spirituality and religion have health benefits?
Dr. Bill Salt, GastroenterologyThe healing power of faith is not a new idea, but scientific studies are increasingly documenting the health benefits of spirituality and religion. Evidence is accumulating that faith, spirituality, belief in a higher power and prayer are vital... Full Answer
- Q Can connecting with a higher force help reduce my feelings of isolation?
Dr. Dean Ornish, Internal MedicineWhatever allows you to experience a higher force - whether through prayer, meditation, contemplating nature, and so on - can be a powerful means of transcending feelings of isolation. A direct experience of something larger than ourselves can profoundly... Full Answer
- Q How can I develop my spirituality?
Dr. Bill Salt, GastroenterologyIn order to spiritually fly, you must first flap your wings. This usually involves some form of spiritual practice or ritual that puts you in touch with soulfulness. The only way to develop your soul, nurture a relationship with a higher power and find a... Full Answer
- Q Can prayer help cure illness?
Dr. Andrew Weil, Alternative & Complementary MedicineScientific research tends not to measure the curative results of prayer. In this video, Dr. Weil discusses the prayer/healing connection. Full Answer