I start a new series as of today, on the topic of Drugs. The pharmaceutical kind, that is. You know, the stuff you go to the drug store to get. I'm not anti-drugs. There's a time and place for them. They can save lives. And sometimes they are necessary. But the problem is that they should be used as a bridge, to be a stopgap measure while a … [Read more...]
In yesterday's article, I discussed the rampant use of antibiotics with livestock - primarily used as a tool to help them grow larger and bigger - and how 70% of all antibiotics used in the U.S. is for livestock use. But that's only half the story of the drugging of livestock: antibiotics aren't the only drugs given to livestock to help them grow … [Read more...]
There are many reasons to consider cutting down or cutting out eating meat. Over the course of this series I’ve talked about the health and environmental ramifications of a meat-based diet. And of course, cutting down or cutting out meat consumption plays a key role in living a Low Density Lifestyle. But one of the detrimental health … [Read more...]
I discussed in yesterday's article the use of herbs as medicine, and how herbs can be a vital part of enjoying real health and wellness and healthy living. And, of course, a Low Density Lifestyle. Today I want to get a little technical and discuss the scientific reasons plants can protect us from disease. The reason plants/herbs can help us fight … [Read more...]
Now, She is a Great Sleeper! Do you sleep as well as that?
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One of the signs of being stressed out is not sleeping well. Sleeping well is crucial to … [Read more...]
Achieving good health and a state of wellness is an important cornerstone of living a Low Density Lifestyle. Yet so many people unfortunately don’t know what good health means--and if you’re not in good health, there’s a good chance you’re living a High Density Lifestyle. What Type of Doctor Are You? When you think of health and wellness, what do you think of? Do you see a doctor in white coat prescribing drugs? Or do you think of a … [Read more...]
Pharmaceuticals: Out of Your Mind?