two spirit II

photo: conceptual photography
subject: native american two spirit
client: sacramento native american health center
a.a.: zephyr mcintyre
artist: alex calder
location: el dorado hills, ca

Posted by alex.calder.1 on 2015-01-03 20:50:49

Tagged: , el.dorado.hills.california , sacramento.native.american.health.center , american.indian , native.american , open.fields , two.spirit , eagle.feathers , zephyr.mcintyre , alex.calder , alex.calder.photographer , justin.goggles , jacob.dunlop … Read More

Healthy Lifestyle in a Modern World

During the recent years many people have started doing exercise, taking yoga classes and also following strict diet in many countries. The reasons behind these activities are many, like work-stress, people suffering from diabetes, people taking lots of fats in their food and due to the pollution and the ongoing urbanization. Most of the people living in the cities suffer from heavy pollution due to heavy intakes of carbon monoxide in their bodies. Due to this heavy intake there are many side effects involved in this process.

Most of the people are also addicted to smoking and alcohol, recent studies by an organization out of 100 people 60 percent drink significantly more than is healthy. Also in most of the countries even the percentage of the female population abusing alcohol is increasing. Due to this many of the doctors suggest people take regular exercises and also play sports in their … Read More

Hormones in Dairy, Meat

" The cows in many US farms are routinely injected with synthetic hormones such as Bovine growth hormones, zeranol, trenbolone acetate and melengestrol acetate that are linked to early puberty as well as breast cancer.

Most cows are also fed with Monsanto’s GMO corn and receive growth hormones (to increase the profit by growing animals faster and squeezing them into small spaces).

There are also up to 20 different hormones (both natural oestrogen and 7-beta-estradiol), antibiotics, anti-fungal drugs, steroids and Anti-malaria drugs (pyrimethamine) in milk and dairy products. "

Sources: What’s in your meet? Drugs, cleaning chemicals, hormones, antibiotics, heavy metals, toxins and bacteria! by @OrganicLiveFood.

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* My Year of Meats, by Ruth Ozeki, 1999.
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What the Spartans Knew About Health and Physical Fitness

We live in a day and age when it seems like everyone is trying to get lean and fit, and the Spartans had a great grasp of proper health, but they did it in a different way. They had to, because they had to constantly be battle ready, but what’s interesting is all of the wisdom that they can share with us.

If you take any farm animal for instance, they tend to live out their lives to their fullest longevity, and are happy along the way. Why is this? well, because they only eat, drink, and get the exercise that they were meant to.

Ignorance is bliss, and yet Spartan health in those days certainly was not ignorant, because they knew the power of keeping it simple. So here’s what you can learn from them by keeping it just that – simple.

1. Understand that there are a lot … Read More