Tag Archives: belief

The no-man’s land of religion

  Vang was a Hmong (Laotian) soldier.  He resettled in Chicago in 1980 after escaping the ravages of the war in Laos.  Soon Vang developed serious medical problems.  He started having nightmares and breathing problems.  Vang’s case would have remained … Continue reading

Posted in Psychology | Tagged , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Your belief can kill you

  What you believe in is of vital importance; it may even kill you. About half a century ago, a woman died in Baltimore City Hospital on her 23rd birthday because of a belief of hers.  She was born on … Continue reading

Posted in Psychology | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments