No Mobile Phones for Kids Please

‘Our modern urban lifestyle has resulted in disconnection from nature’

From Leaf to Life, p.101 

One evening I was in the train and I personally encountered this terrible incident – A young dad allowing an infant to watch Psy’s dance performance (besides the morally questionable movements) via an iphone for nearly 20 minutes.

While the incident reminds us not to allow our kids to be exposed to radiation and extreme mind stimulation (Is unsafe anyway; The French government advised parents not to have children under 12 years of age to be exposed), I pondered and wondered whether there could be a deeper issue at hand.

Is it because we have lost the instinct to communicate with another human being? Notice many of us choose to glue ourselves to the mobile phone rather than talk to each other during dinner or we simply cannot sit still and reflect or listen to our inner voice. We are not communicating; no wonder the breakdown in relationships.

Sadly we seems to be disconnected from ourselves, others and nature.

About Sebastian Liew

Matthew Wood, the renowned American herbalist described Sebastian as ‘one of the most unique and talented practitioners of natural healing and herbalism.’ The New Paper (Singapore) called Sebastian Liew 'The Medicine Man'. Indeed, Sebastian is a qualified and registered Medical Herbalist (accredited by the National Herbalists Association of Australia), with a Master's degree in Herbal Medicine from the University of New England, Australia. He is the first medical herbalist in Singapore and is known to popularize phytotherapy (Western herbal medicine), European traditional medicine, and St Hildegard medicine (Germany) in Singapore and probably in Asia. Sebastian has 20 years clinical work experiences and treated numerous patients with different medical conditions from all age groups in his Singapore clinic. Sebastian authored the book, Leaf to Life: The Natural Approach to Slow Down Aging and Living a Healing Life, which set the fundamentals for healthy aging and the prevention or treatment for almost all diseases.
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One Response to No Mobile Phones for Kids Please

  1. richard rai says:

    Beautiful observation n reflection frm Leaf to Life p.101.thank u for ur insight.

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