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Vitality and Yoga

Most people want to live a life full of vitality. However, many things get in the way to allow them to have a healthy, enjoyable life. People have a wide variety of ailments, that do not allow them to thrive in their lives; anything, from toxic environments (wither it be, their living or working environments), …

What Is the Meaning of Statistics in Today’s World?

In his book, The Drunkard’s Walk (Vintage Books, New York, 2009) Leonard Mlodinow confronts us with the idea of randomness and its unexpected role in our life. He shows how unintuitive some cases are in which randomness plays a great role. For example, one Hollywood movie producer maintains that if he had rejected all the …

Pain Management Training Courses

Pain is a major element of many medical problems. Properly assessing where a patient is feeling pain, the type of pain, and to what degree the pain is being felt are key to your overall assessment. From there, you need to know how to manage the pain and that can be individual to each patient. …

The Argument from Design: Weaknesses and New Paths

Many thinkers consider today –  and have thought in the past – that the so-called argument from design, as part of the traditional ontological argument, is a solid argument for the existence of God. Isaac Newton, for example, wrote in an appendix to the second edition of his Principia: ‘This most elegant system of the …

Alternative Medicine Certification: Providing Hope Outside of Conventional Medicine

Alternative medicine might sound a bit questionable: Are you really helping people with alternative methods, most of which are regarded as scientifically unsound? While the placebo effect might be in play in some instances, alternative medicine seems to have something real to offer. Modern Western medicine does have limitations. Fight those limitations by getting your …

What Is Cosmic Consciousness?

In order to answer the question ‘what is cosmic consciousness?’ we must start from a philosophical distinction: philosophy distinguishes between the continuous character of perception and intuitions, on the one hand, and the discontinuous one of concepts, on the other hand. By proceeding thus, philosophy acknowledges that our concepts cut out contents from that continuum …

Possible Arguments Against Moral Relativism

People From the Past Seemed to Be Closer to „Nature” Than We When reading Homer, you are seemingly dealing with different people. The Homeric heroes lived around three thousand years ago. On the one hand, reading the Iliad, you are terrified by the violence to which, in those times, people were exposed. – Of course, …

On the Meaning of Faith

In his book Theology of Culture, Paul Tillich starts from a hypothetical case in which someone asks a representative of an existing religion (we may assume that he speaks about the Judeo-Christian tradition) and someone from the scientific community about the essence of religion. The first would maintain that the knowledge of God does not …