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Anxiety Disorders and Worry: An Important Distinction

With the recent release of my new book, Anxious: Choosing Faith in a World of Worry, I want to address a possibility that its message may be misinterpreted, especially by those who have not yet had a chance to read it. Specifically, I’m concerned that people may get the impression that my book condemns or […]

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1 Big Reason Not to Worry

Should you be worried? Well, if you’re like me, and in this regard I feel confident that you are, you have many reasons to worry. And you probably spend a lot of time and energy worrying–but you haven’t admitted it yet. My new book, Anxious, is written for people like you: people who aren’t convinced […]


What Diabetes in China Reminds Us about Poverty

There’s a surprising new global leader in cases of diabetes: China. And the problem is larger than previously thought. National prevalence more than tripled in a decade; as of 2010, 1 in 10 Chinese adults had diabetes, with 16 percent more pre-diabetic. This nearly equals the rate of disease in the United States and exceeds […]

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