Closing Our Eyes

Dear World How important are our eyes and what would life be like for us without our eyes? For the purposes of this blog, the following is a handout taken from the Simple Living Global Back to Basics program. A very simple and practical thing that we all do to …

Raynaud’s Awareness

FEBRUARY is Raynaud’s Awareness Month 2016 Theme: Love your Gloves Simple Living Global reported on this topic with the blog Cold Hands, Cold Feet. Are these three words enough for us to nail it? Are we presenting enough to the world on such a big topic? What does it mean …

World Heart Day – Part 1

Dear World We have a WORLD HEART DAY How is our heart ticking? Are we interested in this topic? Are we ready to read more about our heart? Are we aware of what our heart is all about? Are we aware of the global heart issues we have? Are we …

Our Car

What If Our Car Was Our Body? How would we respect it? How would we listen to it? How would we view it? How would we take care of it? How would we pay attention to it? How would we communicate with it? How would we open the doors? How …

Feet and Footwear

Only a small percentage of the population are born with foot problems. Neglect, lack of awareness or proper care and ill-fitting shoes that bring on the problems. (1) Who is interested in Feet these days? What is there to say about our Feet? What is the real job of our …

Eating Disorders

Dear World, Are we clued up with what Eating Disorders are? Does anyone know about this World Day? Do we know what it means for us on the street? Do we know anyone who has an Eating Disorder? Do we fit the categories mentioned but don’t yet know it? WHY …

High Blood Pressure

For the purposes of this article, Hypertension and High Blood Pressure are the same. WHY on earth do we need a World Hypertension Day? WHY are the world and its mothers and brothers popping pills for Hypertension? Do we even know what Hypertension means? Are we interested or bothered about …

The Real Truth about Sleep

What on earth is World Sleep Day? WHY do we need a World Sleep Day? WHY is Sleep such a big deal? WHY is Sleep super important to us? WHY do we ignore the value of sleep? WHY do we bang on about wanting more sleep? WHY do some of …

World Kidney Day

Dear World Have we heard of World Kidney Day? What is this all about? Are we interested in our kidneys? Do we know how our kidneys actually work? Do we know anything really about our kidneys? Do we know what Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD) is? World Kidney Day is a …

CANCER

Dear World Are we aware that it is World Cancer Day on 4th February? How do we feel about the big C word? WHY is cancer such a dreaded word? WHY is cancer on the rise? WHY is there so much unknown about cancer? WHY is our greatest fear losing …