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From the June 4, 2001 issue of the Christian Science Sentinel


Prayer relieves pain "In An Extensive clinical study of healing, personal prayer caused an overall 20 percent decrease in the amount of pain experienced by patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Patients also reported less swelling in their joints, greater mobility, and a heightened sense of spiritual peace," reports Tara Yeaman, writing for Research News & Opportunities in Science and Theology.