Treating the symptoms is a temporary fix ~LIFE-ALTERING SIDE EFFECTS ~
INSTEAD of tackling the ROOT CAUSES of disease instead to Prevent & Reverse ~ Most patients will derive no health improvement from medication (PHARMA – Thu 30 Aug 2018 07.13 EDT ~ Last modified on Thu 30 Aug 2018 16.48 EDT
A good place to start ~ Honoring the True Hippocratic Oath ~
‘Let food be thy healing’ (not GMO, Heat altering or Over-Milling ~ Processes that make Natural food no longer Bioavailable
This was Inspired by an ‘Office Visit’ today from a Modern Medicine Practitioner
Western Thought from a Broken Medical School System ~ ‘Textbook’ recommendations ~ using ‘FEAR MONGERING’ ~ The Good Reason ~ to show they care for patients ~ the Real reason ~TO MAKE MORE PROFIT?
1. It was recommenced to AVOID consuming the Raw Dairy (with ‘Live Beneficial Bacteria’) because it Might cause hysteria germs infection (like a bad cold) ~ food born ~ from improperly cleaned food ~People may become ill with listeriosis after eating contaminated food. The disease primarily affects pregnant women, newborns, older adults, and people with weakened immune systems.
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The Elephant in the Room~ CAFO-GMO Dairy is Putrid & Disease-Causing! No one seed the dead bacteria, cortisol or GMO grain-fed instead of PASTURE-RAISED~ ** CAFO-GMO ‘Heat Altered’ Meat & Dairy ~~ 3 STRIKES: ** Contain ‘Dead Bacteria’ from Pasteurization LEFT IN THE MILK ~~ Cows are fed GMO Alfalfa, Soy or Corn – Research is showing forms Alzheimer’s Plaques in brain! ~~ Cortisol from inhumane stressful farming conditions.
2. A flu shot was recommended ~ Weigh the Risks ~
~ NEW (OLD) SCIENCE what Is it the healthiest habit?
A MODERATE AMOUNT OF ALCOHOL ~ causes the brain to releases endorphins in areas of the brain (PLEASURE CENTER) responsible for pleasure and reward, according to a 2012 study published in Science Translational Medicine. Beware ~ there is a ‘TIPPING POINT!’.
But they call it HAPPY HOUR for a reason: ‘Drinking excess’ harmful ~ While’ little bit of alcohol can stimulate endorphin production’, drinking too much (or taking actual opiates) provide the artificial pleasure that makes make your brain think it’s OK to take a break from producing endorphins, which kills your natural buzz, Lombardo says.
When INSTEAD of a flu shot ~ a DAILY ‘teaspoon of dried fruit & raw-soaked nuts in brandy or bourbon (to preserve) ~ alcohol evaporates & antioxidant dense & heart healthy!
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This Is the Healthiest Dried Fruit, According to a Nutritionist https://www.health.com › NutritionPairing nuts and dried fruit for cardiometabolic health https://nutritionj.biomedcentral.com › articles
3. Recommended also ~ colonoscopy ~ Is it Worth the risk of anesthesia & bowel perforation? In an estimated 105.7 million surgical cases, they found a total of 2211 anesthesia-related deaths and calculated an anesthesia-associated death rate of 8.2/1 000 000 hospital discharges aS.Jul 8, 2011
It is ~Modern CAFO-GMO foods are the dietary mainstay! ~ GMO, Heat altering or Over-Milling ~ Processes that make Natural food no longer Bioavailable
Is Anesthesia Dangerous? – NCBI https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov › pmc › articles › PMC3147285After a regular colonoscopy, many patients experience some crampy abdominal pain because of retained air in the bowel. Intraperitoneal perforation can cause peritoneal irritation with rebound tenderness, rigidity of the abdomen, accompanied by fever, leukocytosis, and tachycardia.May 2, 2017
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Why Modern Medicine is a Major Threat to Public Health
When former airline pilot Tony Royle came to see me last year to seek reassurance that it was OK to participate in an Ironman event, having stopped all his medications 18 months after suffering a heart attack, I was initially a little alarmed.
But after talking to him, I realized he had made an informed decision to stop the medication after suffering side effects, and instead had opted for a diet and lifestyle approach to manage his heart disease.
His case is a great example of how evidence-based medicine should be practiced. This is the integration of clinical expertise, the best available evidence and – most importantly – taking patients’ preferences and values into consideration.
But our healthcare system has failed to keep to this gold standard of clinical practice for the most important goal of improving patient health outcomes.
The consequences have been devastating. Modern medicine, through over-prescription, represents a major threat to public health. Peter Gøtzsche, co–founder of the reputed Cochrane Collaboration, estimates that prescribed medication is the third most common cause of death globally after heart disease and cancer.
How too much medicine can kill you Aseem Malhotra
In the UK, use of prescription drugs is at an all-time high, with almost half of adults on at least one drug and a quarter on at least three – an increase of 47% in the past decade. It’s instructive to note that life expectancy in the UK has stalled since 2010, the slowdown being one of the most significant in the world’s leading economies.
Contrary to popular belief, the cost of an ageing population in itself is not a threat to the welfare system – an unhealthy ageing population is. A Lancet analysis revealed that if rising life expectancy means years in good health, then health expenditure is expected to increase by only 0.7% of GDP by 2060.
Fasting allows a deep, physiological rest of the digestive organs, and the energy saved goes into self-healing and self-repairing. … Fasting not only removes obstructions and helps the body to heal itself, it is also rejuvenating and life-extending.
READ MORE on Fasting to Prevent & Reverse Disease ~
The greatest stress on the NHS comes from managing almost entirely preventable chronic conditions such as heart disease, high blood pressure and type 2 diabetes. Type 2 diabetes alone (demonstrated to be reversible in up to 60% of patients) takes up approximately 10% of the NHS budget. A disturbing report from the British Heart Foundation suggests that heart attacks and strokes are set to “surge” in England over the next 20 years as the prevalence of diabetes continues to increase.
Yet rather than address the root cause of these conditions through lifestyle changes, we prioritise drugs that give – at best – only a marginal chance of long-term benefit for individuals, most of whom will derive no health outcome improvement.
The reality is that lifestyle changes not only reduce the risk of future disease, their positive effects on quality of life happen within days to weeks. However, those patients unlucky enough to suffer side effects from prescribed medicines may find their quality of life will deteriorate in order to enjoy small longer term benefits from the medication.
Of course patients may need to use both, but what’s important is that information is presented in a transparent way to encourage shared decision making. The Academy of Medical Royal Colleges’ Choosing Wisely campaign encourages patients to ask their doctor whether they really need a medication, test or procedure.
Prof Luis Correia, director of the Centre of Evidence-Based Medicine in Brazil, says if a clinical decision is not in keeping with the patient’s individual preferences and values, “it will not work”.
A report commissioned by thinktank the King’s Fund in 2012 recommended putting patient preferences at the heart of decision making in medicine, suggesting it would not just be a victory for ethics and policy but for finance, too, as the data shows patients given all the information choose fewer treatments. But more than saving money, it will be about redistributing resources within the system to where they are needed most, in acute and social care.
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This solution to the NHS financial crisis and giving patients the very best chance of improving their health will require a national public health campaign to reduce the amount of medications the population takes, improving lifestyle and adhering to the true principles of evidence-based medicine that make shared decision making the priority in clinical practice.
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A few weeks ago, four years after his heart attack and two years after coming off all medications and dramatically changing his diet, Tony completed his first Ironman at the age of 58, revealing it’s never too late to improve fitness. But the most important message remains clear: you can’t drug people into being healthier.
• Dr Aseem Malhotra is an NHS consultant cardiologist and visiting professor of evidence-based medicine, at the Bahiana School of Medicine and Public Health, Brazil
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