ObamaCare or RomneyCare: which is best for your health?

Answer: Neither! Neither plan will improve your health.   Neither plan will make a significant shift from the current “Disease Care” system to a “Health Care” system.  A Health Care system spends most of its time and resources on promoting and supporting health and wellness and disease prevention, not waiting for you to become ill before […]

If you wait for health care reform to save you, you could be dead!

Your health is up to you. Your medical doctor cannot eat healthy for you.  Your medical insurance company will not exercise for you.  Health care reform is not focusing on prevention. It’s simple.  According to the Harvard School of Public Health and the MD Anderson cancer center, approximately 75% of heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and […]

Worldwide obesity epidemic risks a “tsunami of cardiovascular disease”

Image by Phil Gibbs via Flickr On February 4, 2011, Reuters news service ran an article1 stating that more than half a billion people are obese (that’s 1 in 10 adults worldwide). That’s, double the number from 1980. Obesity is linked to heart disease, cancer, type 2 diabetes, and other serious diseases. If obesity is […]