December 29, 2015 admin

Father, by your Holy Spirit, send your healing and restoration powers to all of the nations of the earth.

  • In 2015, the Food and Drug Administration has approved limited use of the powerful and frequently abused painkiller OxyContin for children as young as 11 years old. Opioids like OxyContin are extremely powerful and highly addictive and act on the brain like heroin.
  • Global Sanitation Issues- Every year, diarrheal diseases, associated to inadequate sanitation, are responsible for 1.5 million deaths. According to the World Health Organization, 2.5 billion lack access to hygienic sanitation facilities.
  • Currently, there are 34 million people in the world that are living with HIV/AIDs. According to the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS, out of the 35 million people living with aids, about 19 million of them do not know their positive status. Everyday, over 7,500 more people become infected with HIV.
  • Alzheimer’s disease is continuing to rise in the United States. It is the most common cause for dementia and the main cause of the Alzheimer’s is still unknown. It affects more than 5 million Americans every year; this number is expected to triple by 2050.
  • The World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that tobacco- and smoking-related deaths will increase from 5.1 million each year to 8.3 million each year by 2030 (which will be nearly 10 percent of all deaths globally).