Friday, 4 March 2011

The simple way towards a long and happy life (Part 5 of 7)

The misunderstanding has its roots in our perception of sickness and death as the following sequence of events:
  1. You are born into a certain family and social environment.
  2. You live, eat, and work according to what is generally considered acceptable.
  3. One day, cancer, cardiovascular disease, or other major sickness hits you out of the blue.
  4. You follow a medical treatment in order to combat that particular illness.
  5. Even if the treatment is successful, sooner or later, another disease will come to haunt you.
  6. Finally, when medical treatments fail, you die.
To be continued in Part 6


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