Sex Abuse and The Village Church in Flower Mound

Today, featured in my Apple News feed, the New York Times writes about more sex abuse in church. This particular instance, at the Village Church in my town of Flower Mound. The highlighted abuse centers around the daughter of Christi and Matt Bragg, long time faithful parishioners to The Village Church in Flower Mound, TX….

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The Best Lice Treatment

Lice, a word to strike dread in the heart of any parent. As a mother to four children, I have had my share of lice alerts from school, and creepy crawlies on my children’s heads. These days though, the discovery of lice only elicits a sigh over the extra work involved, not panic over how…

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Psychedelic Mushrooms and Peyote are now legal

That’s right, mushrooms and peyote are now completely legal but unfortunately only in Oakland California and Denver Colorado, for now. Why are psychedelics illegal? That is a long story, the TL, DR of it is that: We know from Archaeologists, that psychoactive plants have played a role in human’s daily lives, as fossil evidence supports…

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Does CBD Muscle Cream Work?

With CBD shops opening everywhere and everyone seeming to proclaim it as a miracle drug, you may be wondering if it really will work for your back pain. So what’s the verdict? According to this NIH Study, it helps arthritis in mice in real and measurable ways. The scientists used mice with arthritis for the…

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The Simple Beach Body Plan

There are a million and one plans for getting your best beach body but what it really comes down to is losing fat, if you are overweight, and toning up the rest. Easier said than done right? Let’s break it down into a simple plan. Step 1: Calculate how many calories you need. The first…

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Is Religion Promoting Obesity?

A few days ago, influenced from the barely covered Buddha in our yard now, my children and I were discussing the differences of various societies clothing , past and present. A societies clothing usually is influenced by their cultural and religious views. Such as the complete coverings of women in Saudi Arabia, or the bare…

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Symptoms of Low Testosterone in Women

For many years, medicine has ignored the natural existence of testosterone in women. Testosterone was considered a male hormone and something that women didn’t need. This is far from the truth. While women need far less testosterone than men, it still plays a crucial role in our health and well being. The Role of Testosterone…

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What Testosterone Will and Won’t Do

Sorry to pop your dream but you won’t become superman. A year ago, I started on testosterone replacement therapy. Surprisingly, I had discovered that I had low-t through routine health screenings. I had been seeking to head off any diseases through early detection. I was elated to discover I didn’t need a prostate exam due…

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