Do We Need to Use The Internet To Change Healthcare?

January 19, 2014

Delivery manObamacare is a massive debate and it keeps highlighting the ultimate problem at the moment int he American healthcare system, too many sick people relying on the system. The magic bullet that could help this situation would be self-empowerment education. This means teaching people tools and lifestyle tips to better their own personal health not just the average American.

A great current example on the internet is Dave Asprey, The Bulletproof Executive.

Will Fat Save Us?

Dave is becoming a mainstream health celebrity hit with his idea of mixing butter and medium chain triglyceride oil into a morning cup of coffee. This is called Bulletproof® Coffee and you can read more here.

Then there is this good article from Mens Journal going deeper into the question of how good adding butter to coffee is for us.

What is interesting is the concept of biohacking and continually assessing your own blood tests and health scans to see how your health needs changing. This help inspire people to take control of their own health and not really on the healthcare system to nurse them better. Could you imagine how much money could be saved with more people changing their lifestyle habits for the better?

Back Pain Costs A Lot of Money

August 1, 2013

chiropractor, Chiropractic, lower back painDid you know that lower back pain is the most common type of back pain in adults in the United States, and causes a substantial number of missed days from the work place. Healthcare costs are rising every year and seem to be adding to the future of a bankrupt government. Since pain in the back is such a common problem for society what can be done to help alleviate the burden of cost and days missed from work.

This is where massive debate rages amongst different professional groups. There are powerful lobbyists for Big Pharma and the medical association who help determine healthcare spending and legislation every year. Chiropractic is a profession that has been on the fringes of going mainstream for many years now. More research is starting to come out proving the cost-effectiveness and efficacy of providing this drug-free type of lower back pain treatment. If you would like to understand what your first appointment with a chiropractor is like check out this informative websites: