Spirituality is thought to assist some sick sufferers stay optimistic. However might these sufferers actually be praying themselves to raised well being?
A brand new examine from the H. Lee Moffitt Most cancers & Analysis Institute in Tampa, FL, discovered that spirituality might enhance the bodily, psychological and social well being of most cancers sufferers.
“These relationships had been significantly sturdy in sufferers who skilled higher emotional facets of faith and spirituality, together with a way of which means and goal in life in addition to a connection to a supply bigger than oneself,” stated senior examine writer Heather Jim, PhD, a researcher at H. Lee Moffitt, in a press launch.
Dr. Jim and group checked out greater than 44,000 most cancers sufferers from a number of research on the subject.