The Impact of Medicine Metrics on the Human Society

As mentioned time and again, the balanced scorecard is a managerial tool that should not be left for use in just the corporate setting. This is something a lot of today’s industries would certainly attest to. In fact, the field of medicine has already realized how important the impact of the balanced scorecard is in terms of the performance and the efficiency of the field of medicine as a whole. This is precisely why there have been a lot of medicine metrics developed, for the industry to choose from. After all, medicines will not be leaving the scene anytime soon.

You have to understand that developing a reliable system of such metrics will not only increase trust amongst the consumers, this will also foster the speedy healing or curing of ailments and illnesses. Looking at things from this perspective, how then can you say that the manufactured medicines are indeed guaranteed to work on today’s different ailments and health conditions? Extensive research is probably your best bet for a correct and accepted answer – in the sense that you would say that much research has been done regarding the effectiveness of the distributed medicines even before they were distributed to the consuming public. But really, do we have any idea of knowing the truth beneath this? Are the manufacturers behind these medicines telling the truth about these medicines?

With metrics for medicines outlined and implemented, chances are, the instances or occurrences of people getting sick would be somewhat diminished. Why? This is because only medicine of high quality would be distributed because the usage of metrics here would eliminate the ones that are not of standard quality. Following a chain reaction, medicines of high quality are then better able to cure people in a more thorough fashion. Similarly, the patients would not need to take medicines for extended periods because the medicines themselves would work faster. As the wheel turns, you would soon see the occurrences of people getting sick significantly diminishing.

Looking at the stats and figures, it has also been indicated how the ratio of medical professionals to the public is steadily rising each year. This is a strong indication that doctors would depend on the existence of high-quality medicines more and more. With the need to accommodate more patients, doctors will then have to up their performance and diagnose each patient they evaluate faster – though this does not mean that the doctors can neglect their responsibility of giving their patients thorough checkups and evaluations. But with the implementation of the right metric system, doctors would then be able to prescribe the right medicines faster. And as long as this is done properly, then the patients would then be prescribed the medicines that they need, leaving more time for doctors to inspect other patients.

From a global perspective, you can definitely say that effective medicine can really play a significant role in the overall improvement of the human society. By using today’s fast-paced medical technology, developing the right medicine metrics would certainly be just a few clicks away.

When Were You Born? Medicine Wheel – North

Were you born between December 22nd and March 20th? Or do you know anyone who was? This article is part of a series of articles about Native American spirituality, Native American astrology and the spiritual practice of animal medicine.

Animal Medicine

Native Americans believe that animal spirits are available to us, willing to share strength and wisdom and help us grow in whatever way is necessary for our well being. If we need a character trait that they have, they may choose us and offer that energy to us. This is considered their power or medicine. For Native Americans, “medicine” is anything that connects us more deeply to the divine and to life, in general. Healing of our body mind and our spirit is part of that and so is personal power.

Native American Astrology

“Native American astrology uses the images of creatures to depict the seasons…. The four ‘seasonal’ creatures are the white buffalo, the golden eagle, the coyote, and the grizzly bear.” — Deborah Durbin, Simply Native American Astrology

For this article, our focus is the northern quadrant of the medicine wheel and the power animals connected to it.

Medicine Wheel: North


Buffalo can help you deepen your intuitive ability. Slow down and work on remembering your dreams. Buffalo can help you use them for guidance.


Aligning with moose awakens both feminine energy and sacred energy. Moose makes it possible to go deep within, to your own inner depths, find the nourishment there and come back to share with others. To fully develop your moose alignment, acknowledge the intuitive gift it offers, and begin to trust your intuitive thoughts. Most moose people were born intuitive, but when it comes to them, it seems like their regular thoughts so they think they’re imagining it. Work at trusting your intuition more.


Bear helps you bring dreams to life. They also teach you how to slow down, be more introspective and find our own inner wisdom to guide us. Bear shows you how to go within and get quiet, letting go of the stress the day has brought you. If bear is your power animal, you may find that it takes solitude for you to be your most creative. Listen to that inner knowledge and nurture your creativity by making sure you have adequate time alone. Combining the energies of both moose and bear mean you might need even more time alone than others.