Here’s the Key

(Note: The Ol’ Doc series provides illustrations of lifestyle change related to particular love relationships, of which three are the most significant;  Person-God (P-G), Husband-wife (H-W) and parent-child (P-C).) The special love relationship between parents and children is life-changing on both sides. I have watched families deal with healthy children, those with autism, cerebral palsy, dyslexia, and…

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Profound!!!

Preamble: The Ol’ Doc series provides illustrations of lifestyle changes related to a particular love relationship, of which three are the most significant; Person-God (P-G), Husband-Wife (H-W) and Parent-Child (P-C). JP comes from a closely knit family. As a child, religion was a major force in his life. While serving as an altar boy, he…

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Hindsight

It was Saturday night and I was in the hot seat. My wife, Sharlene, and I were one of several couples chosen to play a homemade version of “The Marriage Game.” The idea was to provide entertainment for our friends as we discovered how little we really knew about each other. All the wives left…

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Motivation Helps Weight Loss

A study done by the Technical University of Lisbon on the effect of self-motivation techniques for weight loss showed a significant difference (P<0.001) between women who had been taught to use these techniques and women who only received a general health education program. Women who learned the motivational techniques had a higher percentage of weight…

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Health in Your Heart This Year

The new year is well on its way by now. Your determination to stick to your resolutions is probably being tested. How've you been doing? Are you feeling successful? Or discouraged?It all depends on how you get motivated!Scientists at Newcastle University in England hung two different posters at a restaurant to see if customers would…

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