All articles by Tracy Kolenchuk
What is 'generic cancer'? Is there such a thing as generic cancer? How common is it? What causes it? What is the best treatment? Can it be cured?
Our current medical paradigm is incomplete and insufficient. Clinical studies treat symptoms* as 'bad', to be 'treated' or minimized. This failure is at the core of many of the systemic medical problems we face today. It is the reason we have 'given up' trying to cure many chronic illnesses. It is also the reason we don't test conventional nor alternative medicines adequately.
Are you suffering from low Vitamin M? Do you have symptoms of: depression,lethargy, high stress, poor circulation, weak social or community health, isolation,poor mobility? Are you suffering from a deficiency of Music?
The placebo effect is one of the most misunderstood, misrepresented, misused and maligned effects of health and medical products.
Hippocrates - the father of medicine - said, "Let your food be your medicine, and let your medicine be your food." Medicines are a subset of foods, according to Hippocrates. I like that. What are medicines today? What are foods?
Everyone has a right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of healthiness. Most governments have recognized the people's rights to life and liberty. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights says "Everyone has the right to life, liberty and...". The United States Declaration of Independence says "All men ... are endowed ... with certain unalienable rights, ... life, liberty and..."
There is a difference between someone who is unhealthy and someone who is sick. Part of that difference is the viewpoint, from which we look. When we look from a medical viewpoint - we tend to find illness. When we look from a healthicine view point - we are more able to see and understand healthiness and unhealthiness. Medicine is defined, by Wikipedia, as 'the science and art of healing'. The body heals.
The top 6 causes of death in the USA are: heart disease, cancer, chronic lower respiratory disease, stroke, accidents and Alzheimer's disease. The top 6 causes of disability are arthritis (and other musculoskeltal problems), heart disease and stroke, cancer, mental health problems (depression, bipolar, etc), diabetes and nervous system disorders.