The “21st Century Cures” bill, soon to be introduced in
Congress, is massive. The language of the bill needs amending, and now is the
best time for that to happen. This bill is expected to move quickly, so it is
essential that we express all of our concerns now.
We have many concerns about this bill. Certainly any
legislation that expects to address 21st century medicine needs to include
meaningful access to education, food, exercise, supplements, and other natural
health lifestyle factors. The bill should represent some innovating thinking
about a nutritional approach to chronic diseases, including investigating some
of the systemic environmental factors causing health problems—all of which are
completely missing from this bill. But we have numerous other concerns that we
Write your senators and representative, explain your
problems with the bill, and ask them to amend it before it’s introduced.
Please personalize and add your own comments if you have time!
Dear [Decision Maker],
Sincerely,[Your Name] [Your Address] [City, State ZIP]