Monthly Archives: October 2016

Most Medicines Make No Attempt to Cure

Most medicines make no claim to cure. Most medicines simply do not cure. Does this surprise you? It’s a statement easily verified, even by a novice. Let’s look at some ways to test, and prove it. First, walk over to … Continue reading

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Isn’t Health just the Absence of Illness?

“Illness is just the absence of health.”. Nope. It’s a common mistake, often repeated without much thought. Is a donut the ‘absence of a hole’? Nope. A hole is the absence of a donut, but a donut is not the … Continue reading

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How Cures Work: Toward A Science of Cures

Modern medicine is mystified by cures. There is no useful medical nor scientific definition of cure or cured. Medical texts avoid the word cure, preferring ‘treatments’. Treatments don’t promise, don’t need to cure. Many current medical dictionaries simply do not contain the … Continue reading

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Chronic Healthiness

Illness starts with the symptoms. We notice the symptoms first. Something feels strange. Our bodies, our minds, our spirits – even our communities are always alert to possible danger. “Am I sick?“, we ask ourselves. Or is it normal? Life … Continue reading

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