The Limits Of Health

I have a message for anyone whose mission it is to become healthier: aim higher.

Humans appear to be a very complex species, but most of the apparent complexity can be sorted out when we just zoom out and look at the issues from a higher level. If there wasn’t a work-around to the massive complexity of human life we would have never survived as a species.

Most of you in the primal / paleo world have figured out by now ...

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Stop Calling Medicine “Healthcare”

“I know you’ve heard this before, but it’s worth saying again: health is not what doctors do. “

Doctors do medicine. Doctors diagnose. Doctors do remedies. Doctors do emergency life-saving procedures.

That’s not news. Here’s what is news:

None of those things are health. Health is the stuff that keeps you from needing any doctors do in the first place. We fail ourselves when we get that confused.

Now for the really strange part: most people now believe that “health” is what ...

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Of Motorcycles And Food

You will eventually learn that I am passionate about a few things other than health. One of them is motorcycles. Specifically, riding long distances on them. By myself. The combination of solitude, vulnerability, and adventure from this activity is something hard to duplicate and particularly intoxicating to me. Add some fine machinery into the mix and it’s a package that I can’t resist.

I have recently returned from a few days on the road traveling the northwest with some new thoughts ...

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