HEARTS FIND PEACE IN THEREMEMBRANCE OF ALLAHAccording to research by David B. Larson, of theAmerican National Health Research Center, and histeam, comparisons of devout and non-religiousAmericans have given very surprising results. Forinstance, religious people suffer 60% less heartdisease than those with little or no religious belief,the suicide rate among them is 100% lower, theysuffer far lower levels of high blood pressure, andthis ratio is 7:1 among smokers.65It was reported in one study published in the
International Journal of Psychiatry in Medicine
, animportant scientific source in the world of medicine,that people who describe themselves as having noreligious beliefs become ill more frequently and haveshorter life spans. According to the results of theresearch, those with no beliefs are twice as likelyto suffer stomach-intestine diseases than believers,and their mortality rate from respiratory diseasesis 66% times higher than that of believers.