Spiritual Food

All have now calories, but rather than decrease obesity problem continues to grow. This epidemic is one symptom of that modern humans are not receiving spiritual food. It is not a secret that obesity and overweight are increased each year. According to statistics from the National Center for statistics of the health of United States, for the past 20 years there has been a dramatic increase in obesity in that country, and in 2003, 66% of American adults suffered from overweight or obesity. Even children have increased weight, reports Live Science Staff.

The average weight of a child of 10 years in 1963 was 37.1 kilos; the year 2002 was approximately 42.5 kilograms. Between girls that figure rose from 38.7 to 44 kilos. The World Health Organization (who) estimated that you by the year 2015, approximately 2.3 billion adults will be overweight and more than 700 million will be obese. This epidemic is not only affecting to the people in their self-esteem, their well-being and health but it is also costing a lot of money. According to the report entitled, the call of the Surgeon General to take measures in favour of prevention and reduction of overweight, indicates that the cost of obesity in the United States in the year 2000 was higher than the $117 billion dollars. The money was spent in the treatment of diseases related to obesity, not to mention the billions of dollars that companies are losing due to ailments caused by obesity of employees both diets. In fact, the effects of obesity are manifested everywhere. A special program of CNN aired on 14 November 2007, revealed that the airlines are planning to charging a controversial tax for fatness, because it is considered overweight people to cause an increase in the cost of fuel to airlines.

Some surgeons refuse to operate on people with overweight in view of the high risks involved. The nutritionist Australian John Tickell reported that diabetes II, a condition associated with obesity, is the disease with greater growth in the world. Other complications related to obesity include hypertension, coronary artery disease (of the heart), stroke, and cancer. Satisfaction does not offset the increase of human selfishness causes today that many of us are unhappy, regardless of what we do. We always want something and regardless of the amount of goods that we acquire, we still feel gaps internally. This constant vacuum compels us to seek compensation that for some of us is to eat all the time. But no matter how much food we consume, our inner emptiness remains unchanged. The Kabbalah explains that this is because simply what you really yearn for is not physical. Therefore, this wisdom does not say a person to follow a certain diet. On the other hand, it is the root of the problem, showing him how to satisfy their desire to spiritual, its profound deficiency. When we finally deal with the real lack, thoughts simply disappear as I want something but I don’t know what exactly; Maybe a kilo of ice cream. To integrate spirituality, one begins to think about a completely different level. He begins to experience life as a continuous adventure, and in every moment of life feels power and fullness in your interior. Today, accelerated levels of obesity and overweight are a sign that people yearn for a satisfaction that not found: the spiritual satisfaction. If we understand this and learn to fill us spiritually, we won’t need more no extra thing outside.

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