Technology, food and type II diabetes

The rise of technology, food and type II diabetes The human being was designed to be active. The human being was not designed to be sitting all day, not moving. Our muscles do not get stronger unless they are used, if they are not used, they will inevitably atrophy. The human mind was made to[…]

Media and mirror neurons

“Whoever controls the media, controls the mind” ― Jim Morrison The miracle of mirror neurons I talk about the importance of mirror neurons, because I have come across the knowledge of how much we learn by watching others. Of course, when I read this fact, I was at first fascinated, then petrified. Fascinated because of[…]

Western medicine

  The doctor of the future will give no medication, but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, diet and in the cause and prevention of disease. ~ Thomas A. Edison   I don’t think I can put my finger exactly on when remission occurred, because from that moment on, I[…]

Dangerously content

“Procrastination is my sin. It brings me naught but sorrow. I know that I should stop it. In fact, I will–tomorrow” ― Gloria Pitzer Tom came to me, not knowing where else to go, still shocked of the news his wife gave him earlier that morning. We met at the public gardens, and when I[…]

Equality

“We overlook just how large a role we all play–and by ‘we’ I mean society–in determining who makes it and who doesn’t.” ― Malcolm Gladwell, Outliers: The Story of Success Equality, it is just a subjective term that does not exist, and causes a lot of anger. I remember being in kindergarten, and how my[…]

American dream

  “That’s why they call it the American Dream, because you have to be asleep to believe it.” ― George Carlin In America, trying to “make it” can prove difficult. If you decide to go to school, to make a prosperous career, even with a degree it is a huge risk. For my bachelors, it[…]

Life goes on

    “In three words I can sum up everything I’ve learned about life: it goes on.” ~ Robert Frost No matter how bad things become, or what happens to you in your life, things do go on. Just like a deep wound, it will eventually stop bleeding (if you survive it), and yes, it[…]