Modern medicine is firmly founded on the "Germ Theory of Disease" promulgated by Louis Pasteur in the 1860's. Pasteur's 140-year-old theory is still the medical paradigm upon which Western medicine fights disease as we enter the 21st century.But with a huge increase today in infectious diseases and the rapidly rising epidemic of cancer, diabetes, heart … Continue reading Is Modern Medicine Founded on Error?
Biological Terrain Vs. The Germ Theory
The germ – or microbian – theory of disease was popularized by Louis Pasteur (1822-1895), the inventor of pasteurization. This theory says that there are fixed, external germs (or microbes) which invade the body and cause a variety of separate, definable diseases. In order to get well, you need to identify and then kill whatever … Continue reading Biological Terrain Vs. The Germ Theory
Germ vs Terrain Theory – Which Do We Adopt To Be Healthy?
In the Western world, we are desperately obsessed with killing things off that we feel can threaten our livelihood. Whether it is germs, terrorists, or the next door neighbour, we seek to eliminate anything that doesn’t agree with us rather than trying to maintain a healthy balance between desired and undesirable circumstances. When it comes … Continue reading Germ vs Terrain Theory – Which Do We Adopt To Be Healthy?