The venerable adage “you get what you give” rationalizes that personal endeavors determine the degree of reciprocity. In the context of stewardship, one’s treatment of the Earth produces an immediate environment that is equipped to support life or an environment vulnerable to adversities; there is an unequivocal kinship between Earth and its subjects.
Many forgo vaccinations for their children for a multitude of reasons – because it’s against their beliefs, because of its widespread, yet erroneous, link to autism, or simply because it is not required in their state. Whatever the reason may be, the effect of anti-vaccination can be disastrous.
Most people can say that they’ve seen a Gatorade commercial. With athletes working out and practicing their sport of choice, these promotions aren’t unusual to see on a commercial break. They highlight the effectiveness of replenishing electrolytes, but what are electrolytes?
There are many antibiotics, but there has been a rapid increase in bacteria evolving to become resistant to what little defense we have against them. These bacteria have had a massive head start to develop resistance, so finding new antibiotics may be a major challenge.