Special Preventive Factors
tially everything, listed here in Part One of this book, you can do at home to improve health and help prevent malignancies.
Do not fear. Trust your life to God; obey the
Ten Commandments by faith in Christ; and step forward, living your best and doing your best. En- trust the outcome to God.
America alone spends $800 billion yearly
on physicians and hospitals; yet it is 23rd in the world in level of health, vitality, and longevity. Surely, it is time that we start thinking for our- selves.
All information in this section, and
throughout this book, is offered purely for edu- cational, research, and experimental purposes— as an objective report, not as a recommenda- tion or endorsement.
———————————————————— CLAIMING BIBLE PROMISES
Claiming the promises in God’s Holy Bible is a definite part of preventive medicine, one which is open to us all.
Come, read these promises and make them your own. More will be found in this book on pages 7, 15, 43, 116, 126, 141, 166, and 174.
“I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat, or what ye shall drink; nor yet for your body, what ye shall put on. Is not the life more than meat, and the body than raiment? . . Wherefore, if God so clothe the grass of the field, which to-day is, and to-morrow is cast into the oven, shall He not much more clothe you, O ye of little faith? Therefore take no thought, saying, What shall we eat? What shall ye drink? or wherewithal shall we be clothed? . . For your heavenly Father knoweth that ye have need of all these things.”— Matthew 6:25, 30, 31, 32.
“That thou mightest fear the Lord thy God, to keep all His statutes and His commandments, which I command thee, thou, and thy son, and thy son’s son, all the days of thy life; and that thy days may be prolonged.”—Deuteronomy 6:2.
“Thou shalt come to thy grave in a full age, like as a shock of corn cometh in his season.”— Job 5:26.
“What man is he that desireth life, and loveth many days, that he may see good? Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips from speaking guile. De- part from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pur- sue it.”—Psalm 34:12-13.
“With long life will I satisfy him, and show him My salvation.”—Psalm 91:16.
“Length of days, and long life, and peace, shall they add to thee . . Length of days is in her [Wisdom’s] right hand.”—Proverbs 3:2, 16.
“By Me thy days shall be multiplied, and the years of thy life shall be increased.”—Proverbs 9:11.
“The fear of the Lord prolongeth days.”—Prov- erbs 10:27.
“Who forgiveth all thine iniquities; who healeth all thy diseases; Who redeemeth thy life from de- struction; . . Who satisfieth thy mouth with good things; so that thy youth is renewed like the eagle’s.”—Psalm 103:3-5.
“Be not wise in thine own eyes: fear the Lord, and depart from evil. It shall be health to thy na- vel, and marrow to thy bones.”—Proverbs 3:7-8.
“They are life unto those that find them, and health to all their flesh.”—Proverbs 4:22.
“The beloved of the Lord shall dwell in safety by Him; and the Lord shall cover him all the day long.”—Deuteronomy 33:12.
“I have set the Lord always before me; because He is at my right hand, I shall not be moved.”— Psalm 16:8.
“He shall not be afraid of evil tidings: his heart is fixed, trusting in the Lord.”—Psalm 112:7.
“I will both lay me down in peace and sleep: for thou, Lord, only makest me dwell in safety.”— Psalm 4:8.
“He giveth His beloved sleep.”—Psalm 127:2. “When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet.”—Proverbs 3:24.
“He will keep the feet of His saints, and the wicked shall be silent in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.”—1 Samuel 2:9.
“The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?”—Psalm 27:1.
“He keepeth all his bones, not one of them is broken.”—Psalm 34:20.
“He that dwelleth in the secret place of the Most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty. I will say of the Lord, He is my refuge and my for- tress: my God; in Him will I trust . . He shall cover thee with His feathers, and under His wings shalt thou trust; His truth shall be thy shield and buck- ler . . There shall no evil befall thee, neither shall any plague come nigh thy dwelling.”—Psalm 91:1, 2, 4, 10.
“I will lift up mine eyes unto the hills, from whence cometh my help. My help cometh from the Lord, which made heaven and earth . . Behold, He that keepeth Israel shall neither slumber nor sleep. The Lord is thy keeper: the Lord is thy shade upon thy right hand. The sun shall not smite thee by