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Interview with Priest, Doctor and Professor Father Wenceslao Vial on His New Book "Psychology and Christian Life: Care of Mental and Spiritual Health"
Am I responsible for the way I am? Can one get out of depression? How does one overcome anxiety? Are their ways to overcome addiction to drugs or the internet? What can a family do for a member with mental issues? When is a doctor, a psychologist or a priest needed? Is sex an antiquated invention, a game or a taboo...read more
Articles from section "Health Care and Illness"
Vaccines' Safety Called Into Question After Requests for Scientific Testing Were Denied
The Bishops of Kenya have called for a general boycott of an upcoming vaccination campaign, saying that it should not go forward unless there is further scientific testing. The vaccination …read more
Says Advances in Treatment Should Be Matched to Promote Dignity of Those Affected by Virus
Advances in the treatment of HIV/AIDS “give witness to the possibilities for beneficial outcome when all sectors of society unite in common purpose.” This was the sentimentexpressed by Pope …read more
In the face of the Ebola epidemic that to date has claimed some 10,000 lives and is still wreaking havoc in West Africa, the Holy See through the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace is …read more
It's a simple fact: Raising a child with disabilities can be difficult. The real choice in accepting or rejecting a child with special needs is never between some imaginary perfection and …read more
During a Special Forum of the United Nations Human Rights Council, Archbishop Silvano M. Tomasi called for an "innovative and creative approach" in assuring the availability of medicines for …read more