Dr. Binal Shah | 732.429.0543 | healandcure[at]gmail.com
"Currently, the U.S. health care system is outrageously expensive, yet inadequate. Despite spending more than twice as much as the rest of the industrialized nations ($7,129 per capita), the United States performs poorly in comparison on major health indicators such as life expectancy, infant mortality and immunization rates. Moreover, the other advanced nations provide comprehensive coverage to their entire populations, while the U.S. leaves 47 million completely uninsured and millions more inadequately covered...
needless administration consumes one-third (31 percent) of Americans’ health dollars"
More about single payer: http://www.pnhp.org/facts/single_payer_resources.php
"Organic" means it has not been grown with chemical fertilizers or pesticides. The human body is more prone to disease when the internal milleu is unhealthy. Similarly, non-organic farmers have to use large amounts of pesticides to fight the pests that feed on sickly plants, lacking vitality. Healthy plants, full of nutrients, can easily fend off these pests. Also, they have to use more fertilizers to stimulate non-organic plant growth. Healthy plants need healthy soil.
War is a Mind-set, an excerpt from “A New Earth” by Eckhart Tolle
A lot of patients come in trying to lose weight by doing low-fat diets. Of course that sounds logical BUT… fats are essential for optimal brain function. What we really need to be focusing on is the type of fat.
In short, there are two main families of fats- saturated and unsaturated. The saturated oils, in general are detrimental to health and should be avoided. They are most often found in processed/ pre-packaged foods, meats, dairy, etc... The Skinny on Fats
So there was a health justice gathering at Gesundheit! which I had the opportunity to attend. Patch Adams’ workshop was on love. Yes, love! How many times are we taught how to love and love strategies? Probably very few… but considering that most people consider it a high priority why don’t we have more classes on love? Love is the answer right? More
It just occurred to me that environmental consciousness has to be an intricate part of spirituality. Why? We are all one—the universe is only one and hence caring for the planet and assisting in helping to move forward in a more positive direction rather than the mass destruction that’s currently occurring is a spiritual, and even a moral, act. More