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[tweetthis]Life is a gift & I choose to open it with expectancy & thanksgiving, each & every day. @theharvestmag @allysonolivia[/tweetthis] Allyson Olivia Writer, The Harvest Magazine Contributors Network allysonoliviaringgold.com   “You would have been dead in two days,” the doctor said while I lay in a hospital bed with my husband by my side. I… Read More Present

Current events, Health, Healthcare, Religion

Christian doctors’ group says new college policy infringes on freedom of conscience

March 24, 2015 Lauren Pelley Displayed with permission from Toronto Star With physician-assisted suicide on the horizon, the Christian Medical and Dental Society of Canada is asking the Ontario Superior Court to declare that a new regulatory policy infringes upon doctors’ freedom of conscience. The society, which represents close to 1,700 members, filed documents in… Read More Christian doctors’ group says new college policy infringes on freedom of conscience

African-American, Church, Culture, Current events, Explanatory Journalism, Faith Community, Faith-based Organizations, Health, Healthcare

Why African-Americans Are Less Likely to Get the Flu Vaccine and How the Church Can Help

Kimberly N. Alleyne Instances of U.S. influenza (flu) activity have reached the epidemic threshold for the 2014-15 flu season according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (2015). Annually there are 15 to 61 million cases of influenza are in the United States; each year 36,000 U.S. deaths are caused by flu. The CDC… Read More Why African-Americans Are Less Likely to Get the Flu Vaccine and How the Church Can Help