Health

Read Jane Birch’s Phenomenal Word of Wisdom Series at Meridian Magazine

Nov 13, 2016
1 min read

I have heaps of respect for Jane Birch and all of the research she has done on the Word of Wisdom. Having corresponded with her by email on several occasions and reading her essays, I’ve been more and more impressed with what…

Lessons Learned From (Almost) Five Years on a Plant-based Diet

Sep 4, 2016
11 min read

Back in 2011, I wrote a post about the Word of Wisdom. I had some things that were bothering me personally and decided to face them head on. I did a lot of study and research combined with soul-searching and…

Say Cheese! Wait, On Second Thought…

Oct 22, 2015
0 min read

I wrote about this back in 2011. They’ve known cheese contains high concentrations of opiates (casomorphins) for a long time. Ever wonder why fast foods always have so much cheese (double cheese this, triple cheese that, cheese-lovers, etc.)? Yeah, might…

Short Film: Discovering the Word of Wisdom

Sep 5, 2015
7 min read

This is fantastic. The woman in this video, Jane Birch, contacted me a while back regarding her book “Discovering the Word of Wisdom” which I really enjoyed. I wrote a review of it here and wrote a testimonial for her…

A Review of “Discovering the Word of Wisdom” by Jane Birch

Jan 16, 2014
30 min read

“…showing forth the order and will of God in the temporal salvation of all saints in the last days—…Behold, verily, thus saith the Lord unto you: In consequence of evils and designs which do and will exist in the hearts…

VIDEO: The Miracle of Life

Jan 7, 2014
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This is a pretty awesome video that I suggest watching full-screened. It’s a CGI time-lapse of conception to birth and it is really well done. We may think that nothing exciting is happening around, when we live in such a…

Want to change a bad habit? Simply keep track of it!

Nov 19, 2011
3 min read

Simple principles from Mitchell Colver on how to alter your habits by keeping track of them.

A fresh take on the Word of Wisdom

Oct 5, 2011
39 min read

Are we really living the Word of Wisdom as instructed? Have we been deceived by the evils and designs of the conspiring men we were warned about in these, the last days? It’s time for a fresh look on some wise words.

WHO: Cell phone use can increase possible cancer risk

May 31, 2011
3 min read

Radiation from cell phones can possibly cause cancer, according to the World Health Organization. The agency now lists mobile phone use in the same “carcinogenic hazard” category as lead, engine exhaust and chloroform.

Sugar, Sugar, Sugar!

May 23, 2011
0 min read

Some great vids illustrating the incredible amount of sugar intake we get from sodas! Bust out the sugar packets!

Can you get hooked on diet soda? via CNN.com

Apr 26, 2011
9 min read

Sometimes I have to laugh at people when they avoid Coca Cola like the plague because of “caffeine” and it’s “addictive qualities” and then chug liters of diet, caffeine free soda. As for me, I’ll stick to water.

Video: The Fluoride Deception

Mar 21, 2011
6 min read

There’s always been a big debate around the”Fluoride” that is dumped into our water supplies. You are not supposed to ingest it; check the back of your toothpaste tube. Yet we dump it into our water supply, we drink it and bathe in it – why?

Sugar: The Bitter Truth

Jul 1, 2010
0 min read

Robert H. Lustig, MD, UCSF Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Endocrinology, explores the damage caused by sugary foods. He argues that fructose (too much) and fiber (not enough) appear to be cornerstones of the obesity epidemic through their effects on insulin.