You are unique, we all are. That you have your story that shaped you. I believe that we want to be healthy for ourselves and our loved ones. Like you, I was told that I needed to follow a conventional system that followed tradition. A tradition that placed the emphasis on illness and suffering. Harmful Mental Patterns that Are a Part of Our Conventional Medical Culture include: -You’ll pop a pill as a quick fix for almost anything to improve your short-term quality of life.