Human Resource Planning for Healthcare

The WHO defines HRH (Human resource for health) planning as “the process of estimating the number of persons & the kinds of knowledge, skills, & attitudes they need to achieve predetermined health targets & ultimately health status objectives”. HR planning is a dynamic process, involves 3 stages; stocktaking, forecasting, & designing temporary workforce. In the…

The American Boy – Drugged

Esquire magazine boldly published an article titled, “The Drugging of the American Boy” and when reading the article, it was startling to see that our boys, our future men are most certainly at risk. A silent war of sorts is taking place between psycho-pharma and the American family that results in the American boy being…

Alternative Medicine vs Conventional Medicine – Part 1

The term ‘alternative medicine’ that is so commonly used today is somewhat unsuitable since that would seem to indicate that it is a form of treatment departing from so-called ‘traditional’ scientific practices and is just a possibility for a new treatment of disease. The truth is, so called ‘alternative’ medicine is the natural treatment of…

Charlotte’s Web Review

When Opposites Work Together The concept of “Yin and Yang” originated in ancient China. The concept describes two main opposing but complementary forces or principles that are found in objects and processes in the universe. Yin is the darker element, often related to the feminine aspect, and the night. Yang, on the other hand, is…

Cancer Of The Bladder

Bladder cancer is a tumor within the bladder, usually starting with the cells lining the bladder walls. These abnormal cells multiply without control. The tumor may or may not be malignant depending on the invasiveness of the type of cancer involved. The cause of bladder cancer is uncertain as with most types of cancer. Studies…

Do Middle Aged Men Conceive More Girl Babies?

I sometimes hear from people who want help in gauging their chances or odds of conceiving the gender of their choice. Sometimes, they think they have special circumstances which might make their odds better or worse for what they are trying to achieve. One example of these special circumstances is the age of the father-to-be.…

What Is Alkalete?

The buzz in the health and wellness industry for the past several decades has been the use of antioxidants to dispel free radicals in the body. The education process has been so thorough, that today, about 70% of Americans claim to ingest daily antioxidants. So what’s the new buzz in the health and wellness arena?…

The Pursuit of Happiness Syndrome

Where did we go so wrong? I grew up in Kenya, went to school there, college and even worked there for about four years. I've never really thought of moving to America, it was not even in my realm of "Things to do before I die". That changed in 1998, when I met and married…

The Benefits of Wine on Your Health

How did wine come into being? Thousands of years ago, an unknown person must have accidently let some sweet fruit juice to ferment. May be this grape, figs or the juice of dates. This led to the fermentation of sugar present in the juice and that wine came into existence. Wine has become a common…

The Difference Between HDL and LDL Cholesterol

There is a soft waxy substance found in fats that are in the blood stream and all of your bodies cells, it is called cholesterol. It is used to form cell membranes, hormones, and needed for other things, that’s why it is an important part of the health of your body.┬áBut too much or too…