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Dr. Oz and Devon Franklin

Dr. Oz and DeVon Franklin Team Up for Faithful Friday Series

Award-winning talk show host Dr. Oz and NY Times best-selling author and preacher DeVon Franklin are bringing audiences a new series designed to explore the importance of faith in happiness and well being. 

An artist's rendering of a woman listening to comforting music on her phone

Someone Cares: Music Is the Message

A woman fighting a bad cold and strep throat receives an unexpectedly comforting musical message.

T. Morgan Dixon (right) and Vanessa Garrison, founders of GirlTrek

Two Friends Start a Nationwide March to Better Health

T. Morgan Dixon and her best friend, Vanessa Garrison, were feeling stressed, unhappy and unhealthy, but an American hero inspired them to make a change and launch a movement.

A close-up of a woman's sneakers as she takes a healthy walk in the park

7 Ways to Walk to Well-Being

Walking is a great starter activity for those looking to get healthy. Here are some helpful tips for getting started!

“I didn’t need to hold it together anymore. I needed to be held,” says Mark Hall of Casting Crowns

The Lesson Cancer Taught Casting Crowns' Mark Hall

When Casting Crowns lead singer Mark Hall was stricken with cancer, he thought it was a private battle. He soon learned otherwise.

T. Morgan Dixon (right) and Vanessa Garrison, the founders of GirlTrek

GirlTrek: Regaining Your Health One Step at a Time

GirlTrek founders T. Morgan Dixon and Vanessa Garrison share how they were inspired to create the largest health non-profit for Black women in the country.

Jenny La Sala with her ex-husband Jim, a Vietnam veteran

How Rereading His Letters from Vietnam Helped a Veteran Find Peace

Letters from soldiers stationed at the front during wartime can be inspiring and sometimes heartbreaking. For one woman and her ex-husband, these letters were healing.

Dr. Henry J. Heimlich, creator of the life-saving Heimlich maneuver

The Man Who Created the Heimlich Maneuver

In this story from July 1995, Dr. Henry J. Heimlich shares the inspiring story of how he came to discover a way for average people to assist people who are choking.

Actress Mary Martin

Guideposts Classics: Mary Martin on Choosing Life

In this story from May 1984, the beloved star of stage and screen shares how she overcame health issues with determination, grit and faith.

Kate Parker-Egner's intuitive cat, Cotton

This Cat Senses When Someone Is at Risk of Suicide

A mental health counselor and cat fancier takes in a fifth feline, which proves to be unexpectedly invaluable to her practice.