Charissa Chris

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How Science Brought Me Closer to God

I was born in a Muslim household to parents who laid great emphasis on spirituality and science.<p>Growing up, I was taught to always speak the truth, to be kind to others, to serve humanity in all ways possible, and to never expect any form of thanks in return. Selfless service, as I was taught, was …

15 Foods You Should Never Eat

The foods to eliminate from your diet now.<p>We know we should stay clear of hard-and-fast food but some foods can seriously mess with your health.<p>"It doesn't mean you'll get sick, get cancer, or die if you eat a dangerous food once," says Nneka Leiba, deputy director of research at the Environmental …

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How to Be Muslim in the South

After the horrendous Chapel Hill murders, there’s new attention on Muslims in the most religious—and Christian—part of the country.<p>LITTLE ROCK, Ark. …