Healing

Praying for the sick

When You're Too Sick to Pray for Yourself

Healing is a gift. Claim those prayers from others and then someday return the favor.

Lisa Shaver with Pistol

A Horse Named Pistol Helped Her Heal

An incurable condition known as RSD had left her unable to do the thing she loved most in life: Ride a horse. But a quarter horse with its own health issues proved a perfect match.

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An artist's rendering of a young boy in hospital surrounded by a green glow

Did Her Son Experience a Miraculous Healing?

Her young son was seriously injured in a freak accident and people around the world were praying for him. Was there hope for him?

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Linsey Davis and her son, Ayden

How ABC’s Linsey Davis Overcame Anxiety

She was a TV journalist with a new baby and a happy marriage, but she struggled with anxiety after being diagnosed with preeclampsia

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A woman clasps her back in pain

5 Ways to Manage Everyday Pain

If aches and pains are interfering with your daily activities, consider these five recommendations from Dr. Elena Klimenko.

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Listening to music

The Healing Power of Music

When her son was deployed and in danger, a military mom re-discovered the comfort and inspiration of music.

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Tips when you're sick

How to Distinguish ‘Clean’ from ‘Dirty’ Pain

Drawing a line between physical symptoms and the emotions we attach to those sensations is a helpful framework for healing anything from an injury to the common cold.

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How to Cope If You're Feeling Overwhelmed by #MeToo

Constantly reading stories about sexual violence may trigger painful memories for survivors. These tips can help you cope.

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Me Too: Movement Founder Tarana Burke Speaks Up to Help Others

The survivor who started the Me Too movement more than 10 years ago now has an international stage to advocate for other survivors of sexual violence.

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Closeup shot of two unrecognizable people holding hands in comfort.

What I Wish People Knew About Grief

After she lost her husband, she discovered a lot of the advice she had heard was wrong. 

Managing depression

Rediscovering Faith and Fighting Depression

The path to battling an inner turmoil with grace and compassion

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Edie and Paloma travel from Calamajué to Arroyo San Francisquito

A Cancer Patient's Trek Along the California Mission Trail

Cancer patient Edie Littlefield Sundby set an unusual goal for herself: To walk the entire 800 miles of the California Mission Trail, visiting the state's 21 historic missions along the way.

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Denise Valuk walked 1,000 in a year to honor her late brother

Could Walking Help Her Cope with Grief?

She was devastated by her brother's death. She didn't exercise, but she decided to walk 1,000 miles in a year.

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Denise Valuk, who walked 1,000 miles over the course of a year

She Walked 1,000 Miles in Tribute to Her Late Brother

Denise Valuk shares how walking helped to overcome her grief over losing her beloved brother, who died in an automobile accident.

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