All Blog Posts Tagged 'Health' (7)

Medicare and the American mistake.

Medicare and the American mistake                                                                                                            

While rising costs in healthcare are becoming a serious burden to European governments who pick up the bill for their citizens health, the fear of electoral suicide prevents them from considering any form of private sector involvement.  The provision of healthcare, free at the point of…

Continue

Added by Gerald Payne on June 28, 2015 at 6:02am — 2 Comments

Gershwin Got It Right

Ira and George Gershwin had it right in the stage play "Porgy and Bess," which is set in an imaginary town in South Carolina. In the play, Porgy sings "I Got Plenty of Nothing." The Gershwin's got it right with that tune as The…

Continue

Added by Donald R Barbera on February 20, 2015 at 4:41pm — 22 Comments

Abuse Bowl Hoax

The Super Bowl is barely 24 hours away, and people across the country, even other parts of the world, are all gearing up for a marathon of beer, Velveeta topped Fritos, endless commercials (and, oh yeah,  probably a little head banging good ‘ole ‘Merican football, too). And many are also bracing for that annual orgy of misogynistic violence that accompanies it.
Or are they?

 

 

Domestic violence is a serious problem.…

Continue

Added by pantagruel1 on February 5, 2011 at 7:05pm — No Comments

How to Stay Healthy?

We all need to stay healthy to continue living so what should we do? Our basic knowlege of health is to eat properly, exercize regularly, and What? Well the what is our minds, mental health. We need to keep healthy minds. I bet your thinking sex, right? Well that is part of our minds but it is not all of it. How do we pay for it? The financial part of taking care of our body and mind is another part of it. So, as a civilized nation what do we do for ourselves and what do we do for our nation?… Continue

Added by Earther on October 27, 2010 at 6:55pm — No Comments

How to Free A Terrorized Mind

Superstitions terrorize the mind. Just like obsessive compulsive disorders they can override simple common sense by creating a great deal of unnecessary anxiety. The afflicted person may understand, in theory, that there is a better way to live, but the compulsion to believe is so great that they cannot simply just discard them like a soiled tee shirt.



The treatment is simple despite being rigorous. All we must do is apply a firm and consistent use of reason and plain, old fashioned… Continue

Added by T Andrew Klatt on August 9, 2010 at 4:38pm — 2 Comments

Hospitalized

I was going to attempt keeping up my blog here on the Nexus, but then I wound up in the hospital for a month, and am just getting around to it. Still out of work, and need to get on the ball soon. Of course, once I am back to work, I will probably not be able to keep up with the Nexus.

For the record, I had some heart surgery, but now I'm fine, basically.

Added by Desanctified on March 15, 2010 at 6:06pm — No Comments

Where are we heading: Bush's New Federal Rule For Health Providers

The Bush administration, in its final days, "has issued a federal rule reinforcing protections for doctors and other health care workers who refuse to participate in abortions and other procedures because of religious or moral objections."





According to critics "the protections are so broad that they limit a patient's right to get care and accurate information. For example, they fear the rule could make it possible for a… Continue

Added by THE GRENADIAN FREETHINKER on December 19, 2008 at 9:06am — No Comments

Monthly Archives

2015

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

1999

© 2015   Atheist Nexus. All rights reserved. Admin: Richard Haynes.

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service