Health is Worthless? The Bottom Line
by Charles Lightwalker
What a statement, the average American would think that statement is absurd, but not the
corporate healthcare system we have here in America. Our current corporate healthcare, sees health as the enemy of profits.
As a healthy person, you are virtually worthless to the medical/healthcare system. Now more than ever in the history of our
medical model of healthcare in America, healthcare is driven by a desire for money, it is a system of greed, needing greater
Yes, our American healthcare system has advanced technologically,
and tools such as MRIs, X-Ray Machines, Gamma Knife surgery and genetic mapping have provided knowledge. But with these advances
in technology, comes a high price tag, and this high price tag serves to motivate the corporate healthcare system to deliver
as much healthcare as possible, even when it is not needed, or is helpful to the patient, just so long as it is profitable.
Clinical studies funded by the big pharmaceutical companies are taken at face value as
objective and reliable by physicians, nurses, and hospital CEO's, and used as guidelines for operating a successful health/medical
Healthcare in America consumes 17.6% of GDP (Gross Domestic
Product), the highest percentage in the world, yet America is last in quality healthcare.
The cost of medical/healthcare continues to grow, and it is crippling the average American consumer and small businesses.
What can be done? As individuals we do have power to take healthcare into our own hands, to demand true knowledge on health
matters (google). The information age enlightens people, and can provide medical and healthcare knowledge on a wide variety
of ailments, and dis-ease. Among the many helpful sources of health information, here is a short list of a few web sites worth
I am not advocating that you diagnose nor treat yourself, however having
some knowledge about your possible ailment before seeing a medical professional or a healthcare practitioner can go a long
way in asking the right questions and understanding your options for treatment.
Charles Lightwalker is a medical
intuitive, shamanic practitioner, and
Master teacher, who can be reached at email@example.com or 509-389-7290. charleslightwalker.bravesites.com