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"Even God Gave up on Them": A Deconstruction of Homosexuality Discourses in Zimbabwe's Online Locales.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of homosexuality [J Homosex] 2022 Dec 06; Vol. 69 (14), pp. 2439-2462. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 29.

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Abstract: Gay or queer relationships in Zimbabwe remain a site of discursive contestation. The rise in human rights advocacy has re/located the subject within the human rights premise, shifting the discussions away but not disconnected from the religious, politi...

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Historical review of the cultural concepts around the denominations of epilepsy.

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Source(s): Epilepsy & behavior : E&B [Epilepsy Behav] 2022 Dec; Vol. 137 (Pt A), pp. 108979. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 12.

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Abstract: The characteristics of epileptic seizures, especially the fall, the scream, the loss of consciousness, the involuntary movements, and their recovery, confer conceptions of supernatural strangeness. A historical review is carried out on the denomination...

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Public health and Christian theism in Africa: An approach to evil and religious belief in the afterlife.

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Source(s): Indian journal of medical ethics [Indian J Med Ethics] 2022 Oct-Dec; Vol. VII (4), pp. 315-320. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 May 25.

Abstract: Religious beliefs may significantly impact the effectiveness of health policies. In this article, I analyse how Christian theistic beliefs about evil and suffering, in connection with belief in the afterlife, have unreasonable ethical implications in t...

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Encouragement for the Christian Nurse.

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Source(s): Journal of Christian nursing : a quarterly publication of Nurses Christian Fellowship [J Christ Nurs] 2022 Oct-Dec 01; Vol. 39 (4), pp. E72-E73.

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Abstract: Abstract: In today's difficult and chaotic time, nurses are reminded that their work is a calling from God. When overwhelmed and discouraged, biblical truths in this article may serve as reminders that God is present, carries burdens, comforts, and pro...

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Playing God? Religious Perspectives on Manipulating the Genome.

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Source(s): Journal of religion and health [J Relig Health] 2022 Aug; Vol. 61 (4), pp. 3192-3218. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 13.

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Abstract: The Human Genome Project (HGP) is a remarkable medical science breakthrough that enables the understanding of genetics and the intervention of human health. An individual's health is influenced by physical, emotional, social, intellectual, and religiou...

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The Relationship between Christian Religiosity and Adolescent Substance Use in China.

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Source(s): International journal of environmental research and public health [Int J Environ Res Public Health] 2022 Sep 07; Vol. 19 (18). Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 07.

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Abstract: Abundant research has shown that Christian religiosity inhibits adolescent substance use, especially in communities where most of the population shares the same religious values and beliefs. Due to the lack of empirical research, it is unclear if Chris...

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Religious leaders can motivate men to cede power and reduce intimate partner violence: Experimental evidence from Uganda.

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Source(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America [Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A] 2022 Aug 02; Vol. 119 (31), pp. e2200262119. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jul 29.

Abstract: Violence committed by men against women in intimate relationships is a pervasive problem around the world. Patriarchal norms that place men as the head of household are often to blame. Previous research suggests that trusted authorities can shift perce...

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Bridging the Racial Divide: Nurses Leading by Christ's Example.

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Source(s): Journal of Christian nursing : a quarterly publication of Nurses Christian Fellowship [J Christ Nurs] 2022 Jul-Sep 01; Vol. 39 (3), pp. 162-165.

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Abstract: Abstract: Recent civil unrest has proven that positive role models are essential to help bridge the nation's racial divide. Nurses are primed to be among these role models as trusted and respected healthcare professionals. Nursing's code of ethics defi...

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Strengthening Christian Nurses in India.

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Source(s): Journal of Christian nursing : a quarterly publication of Nurses Christian Fellowship [J Christ Nurs] 2022 Jul-Sep 01; Vol. 39 (3), pp. 139.

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Give Thanks in All Circumstances? Gratitude Toward God and Health in Later Life after Major Life Stressors.

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Source(s): Research on aging [Res Aging] 2022 May-Jun; Vol. 44 (5-6), pp. 392-404. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Aug 09.

Abstract: Gratitude is foundational to well-being throughout the life course, and an emerging body of work suggests that older adults may be more inclined to attribute gratitude to a non-human target (God). Drawing on life course theory and Erikson's lifespan de...

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