Covering Our Ass

This will not be a post about how to evade, avoid or put off accountability or (J)justice. FYI This post is about cancer.  Prostate cancer is the 2nd most prevalent form among American men. Colorectal cancer is the 3rd most prevalent, for both American men and American women. (In good news, most forms of cancer are dropping in incidence. FULL REPORT: The American Cancer Society’s … Continue reading Covering Our Ass

Cleaning Up 2

I like to do the neighborhood clean ups local parks and pot clubs do. One is put together by Waterfall Wellness – on Ocean Avenue.  It’s kind of a cool way to spend time. Also a really low-cost way to keep your whole damn neighborhood clean. One lounge in the Mission District, Bernal Heights Collective, has a real regular crew. I think sponsoring clean ups … Continue reading Cleaning Up 2

Putting the Care Back in “Medical Care”

Participated in a Brookings webcast from The University of Southern California (USC) today entitled “Chronic care: Getting its complexity and cost under control“. The reason my title is so harsh are a couple of accounts from Dr. Kavita Patel. Please watch it if you have the chance…. Here are some notes I got down: Continue reading Putting the Care Back in “Medical Care”

Utilizing the Longview: Humans Must Never Be Grist for the Mill

Here in San Francisco, Super Bowl celebrations, parties, and festivities are planned over the next few weeks. I started reading this article, and these startling statistics remind me how important it is to teach and cultivate caring over competition.

I mentioned a line from a Carl Sandburg poem today to a CCSF professor and longtime activist: Continue reading Utilizing the Longview: Humans Must Never Be Grist for the Mill

pH and Human Diet

The last tile contains a piece of research science which we have failed to apply for our benefit. The book I “cite” is the same Natural Healing book sold via infomercial by one named Trudeau. ” And you know there’s a book called Sharks don’t Get Cancer ? Somebody read that shit, gimme the answer! Shee, I’m dying to know ” – Liberation (It Means … Continue reading pH and Human Diet