Does believing in God lessen pain?
A quote from the article:
"Religious people do tend to have better mental health and overall health," he said. "Of course, you can have many atheists who are very content. But it is just that, overall, there are more religious people who express higher levels of contentment and good health than atheists."
I'm interested in other people's views and experiences with this. To participate you can check all the boxes that apply to you. If you prefer, you can skip the first poll and answer only the second (but answering both will give more accurate survey results):
How your beliefs/practices effect your life