Statistics show that, even though the government declared war on cancer in 1971, and has spent $27 billion since then, the cancer rate has increased 18%, and now claims one out of every three persons. Heart disease effects 1,500 per day, not to mention the staggering statistics of asthma, adult onset diabetes and plagues like fibromyalsia, candida,
and auto-immune diseases.
Weve been missing something! We need
to look at the cause, and we need to look at prevention
and maintenance. So many people have gone the medical
route for years, only to find no relief, plus the added
problems of drug interactions and side effects.
Thank goodness, a new wave is washing over
much of America, and many people are now beginning to take
a look at alternative or complementary health care.
Frequently called holistic (or wholistic)
health, therapies such as good nutritional programs with
the use of supplements, massage therapy, reflexology, and
iridology are becoming more and more commonplace.
Each of these, along with proper exercise
and relaxation can be incorporated into an individualized
program of better health and stress management with very
rewarding results. Now, we are treating the whole person---spirit,
soul, and body. A thorough consultation with a qualified
health professional should be your starting point. In the
future, I hope to be doing on-line consultations from this
site. Till then, I hope that you can find a progressive
doctor or other professional that can guide you through
Before you search out your area of interest,
be sure that you read over my BASICS section, to get a good
overview on what you can do to achieve BETTER HEALTH.
I hope to encapsulate my years of studying and experience
on this site to give you a good start on your journey.
Linda Basta CNHP. CR, NC
Certified Natural Health Professional