Is there any political ethics similar to medical ethics?‏

I am here wondering if there are any ethical principles that guide the body politic (politicians) similar to medical ethics that guide the medical profession?   http://www.ama-assn.org/ama/pub/physician-resources/medical-ethics/code-medical-ethics/principles-medical-ethics.page   Just like our actions as health care providers should be geared for the benefit of the patient, is there something out there that guides politicians so that their thoughts, words and… Read More

Who is responsible for your health? You, your health care provider, your family, your community, or your government?

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My Response to the Response to Astaphan’s “Health Problems and Solutions”

As many of you may or may not know, over the past years I have become very concerned about the state of health of our Federation. For those of you who have taken the time to study my in-depth article, The Secret to a Healthy Nation, you would have noticed that I have taken pains to document… Read More

The Secret to a Healthy Nation – in-depth article based on presentation given at Operation Rescue’s fundraiser on October 3, 2015

The pdf version can be dowloaded from here. The Secret to a Healthy Nation Dr Bichara Sahely, BSc, MBBS, DM (Int Med) October 16, 2015 Abstract Health is a complete state of physical, mental and social well-being and is a fundamental human right. It would have been hoped that in this age of globalising free-markets where… Read More

The Empathic Civilization — An Address Before the British Royal Society for the Arts — By Jeremy Rifkin – March 15, 2010

The following address has been reproduced in its entirely as it is the single most important speech that has transformed my worldview and has served as the catalyst for this blog site and my writings. My fervent hope is that you would also be touched and your worldview transformed for the better as mine was.… Read More