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Humans lost their body hair, they say, to free themselves of external parasites that infest fur -- blood-sucking lice, fleas and ticks and the diseases they spread.
Body lice spread three diseases -- typhus, relapsing fever and trench fever -- and have killed millions of people in time of war, he said.
I subscribe to the 'humans were probably genetically engineered by aliens with alien DNA' theory. I think that's a very real possibility and makes more sense than 'creationism' or 'evolution by itself'. So this article enforces that thought for me. I do think aliens probably hurried it along with their own DNA somehow ...
Zazen and pain - Dogen Sangha
In the Buddhist viewpoint we do not try to deny pain, but at the same time we do
not exaggerate pain emotionally. We accept pain as it is. The existence of pain ...
Shambhala Sun - Finding Joy Amid the Pain
I've often heard people in pain say, “I know it would be better if I could accept my
pain, ... I think many people have a skewed idea of what “accepting” pain is.
Shambhala Sun - Working with Chronic Pain
Chronic pain is bad enough, but at least there are ways not to add to your misery.
... and chat about everything, occasionally touching on my Buddhist practice. ...
Liz says her greatest techniques are just accepting what is and being in the ...
Buddhist Studies (Secondary) The First Noble Truth - BuddhaNet
Buddhist Studies, for secondary students ... All of us have seen at some time an
elderly person with aches and pains in their joints, ... Buddhists believe that the
way to end suffering is to first accept the fact that suffering is actually a fact of life.
Tips to help you deal with pain | Wildmind Buddhist Meditation
Tips to help you deal with pain. The tips that follow are aimed at helping you to
accept your primary suffering and reduce your secondary suffering. See if you
The truth of not suffering: The Buddha's teachings on happiness ...
Jul 24, 2008 ... How does this square with the idea of accepting one's suffering? Well let's
examine your .... about inspiration.( I'm studying a project on Buddhism). ... to see
before. I only hope to make good come from the pain I have suffered.
reply to post by BitSlapper
Your citing a story from the daily Fail? really?
That rag is notorious for ridiculous stories and spouting straight out lies to the public. It is not a creditable source.
Things the Daily Mail says gives people cancer
Why were you talking to me again?
What if the earth changed, not us?
I cannot even reply to some of the posts here, it just takes too much of energy for nothing really. I wasn't even ready for this kind of thread, otherwise I would have given up on posting this in the first place.
What a shame seeing what ATS had become. Take it easy people, respect members and respect ideas being expressed, whether you resonate with them or not. ATS was used to be about expressing ideas, not bashing everyone who is against the current dogmas.edit on 15-11-2013 by Shuye because: (no reason given)
reply to post by Shuye
What a shame seeing what ATS had become.
To think that a guy who says that only humans get cataracts and cancer can get taken seriously here is pretty sad.
Lucky, some of us are here to deny ignorance my friend.
reply to post by Shuye
And what does labour pain have to do with coming from here or not?
Does Alpha Centauri have labour pain reducing protons being emitted that don't reach earth?
Humans are breeding with humans last time I checked, so they're gonna get labour pains on earth, Alpha Centauri or even on the moon!
What a stupid theory, it doesn't even contain any sort of convoluted logic, let alone normal logic.