The use of prescription drugs has been increasing every year because more of us are having health problems. According to Melody Petersen, author of Our Daily Meds, prescription drugs kill over 100,000 Americans each year. That is three times more than motor vehicle deaths in the U.S. each year. Other experts claim that prescription drugs injure and hospitalize millions of people worldwide every year.
Archive for May, 2012
Originally inherited from Buddhism, the practice of mindfulness is increasingly being adopted and utilized in Western medicine, psychology and counseling techniques to alleviate a diverse range of stress related mental and physical illnesses. Mindfulness is defined as a state of being in which one is fully aware, without judgment and attention is focused on the present moment. Common mindfulness techniques include breathing exercises, meditation, yoga and Qigong but are not limited to these practices. Integrative or mind-body medicine researchers have studied and proven the biological mechanisms, which are positively affected by the practice of mindfulnes.
Energy is one of the most mysterious “substances” in the Universe. It is so mysterious that it can be used to describe everything in the Universe, even the quantum realm and beyond. The reason for this is because when you break matter down to its fundamental, it is made of only energy. This is why the answers to all your questions lie within the “substance” of energy. This also means that understanding how energy works is essential for better health and well-being.
Can water heal the sick? This article covers some of the healing miracle of water and shows how it is not a dead element but is alive and intelligent in nature. Water is an element that we are very familiar with, because it is found in nearly every place on Earth and is also a part of us. According to certain researchers, our bodies and planet Earth are made of roughly 70 percent water.
Have you ever wondered why sex is so addictive? Or have you ever wondered why people get crabby and cranky when they do not get enough sex? Sexual energy is the energy shared by two polarized entities. When sexual energy is transferred between two polarized entities, each entity will transfer its own unique energy attributes to fulfill its partner’s needs, causing a sense of fulfillment.
Whenever I ask diabetics why they drink diet soda (pop), a lot of them will respond with an answer similar to this, “it is healthier than regular soda.” Once in a while some diabetics would even say,” because doctors recommend diet pop for diabetics.” So, is diet soda healthy for people with diabetes? Before I answer this question, let us look at the general ingredients in a regular soda and a diet soda. Please keep in mind that the ingredients listed below are general ingredients and not specific ingredients.