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Health

Food as medicine, the real change of the health system

SOMOS Community Care, at the Vatican, presents a proposal enlightened by the encyclical “Laudato Si’”.

How to help loved ones with Alzheimer’s stay connected with God

With memory loss comes difficulty in communicating -- not only with loved ones, but also with the Lord.

Restore your health with this prayer to God

Ask God to remove your sickness and return you to full health.

Coronavirus: What should Catholics do?

Advice from infectious disease expert and deacon Tim Flanigan.

Coronavirus closes Lourdes’ healing waters, and halts students’ travel to Italy

Churches in the U.S. continue to watch outbreak, but maintain flu-level precautions.

Vatican staff member quarantined because of suspected coronavirus infection

Employees of the Vatican's Communications Department were sent a letter advising them of the precautionary measures taken.

The health benefits of fasting and abstaining from meat

It turns out the Church's Lenten requirements aren't just good for your soul but for your body, too!

98-year-old Catholic bishop overcomes coronavirus

Monsignor Zhu Baoyu, Bishop of Nanyang is the oldest patient cured of the coronavirus.

In Philippines, no handshakes during Sign of Peace as coronavirus fears grow

The Catholic Church issued guidelines to stem the spread of the disease.

5 Bible verses asking God for healing

Many biblical characters begged God for healing, and their prayers remain powerful examples for us.