How, We Humans, Are Inhumanely Slaughtering Animals For Food

In the video below, the Dominion uses drones, hidden and handheld cameras to expose the dark underbelly of modern animal agriculture, questioning the morality and validity of humankind’s dominion over the animal kingdom. While mainly focusing on animals used for food, it also explores other ways animals are exploited and abused by humans, including clothing, entertainment, and research.       Narrated by Joaquin Phoenix, Rooney Mara, Sia, Sadie Sink, and Kat Von D, and co-produced by Earthlings creator Shaun Monson. Filmed in Australia, with a global message.   Do…

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What are the pros and cons of Intermittent Fasting

Today we discuss the latest health phenomenon and trend. Intermittent Fasting.   As a society, we have become obsessed with food.  Obesity rates are soaring… globally. According to the most recent Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data, September 2018, adult obesity rates now exceed 35% in seven states, 30% in 29 states and 25% in 48 states. West Virginia has the highest adult obesity rate at 38.1% and Colorado has the lowest at 22.6%.   Fasting is a practice that has been around for years with much success. Basically, it…

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What is Intermittent Fasting and what are the benefits

Fasting is a practice that has been around for years with much success. Basically, it is the willing abstinence or reduction from some or all food and drink, or both, for a period of time. An absolute fast or dry fast is the abstinence from all food and liquid for a defined period. Other fasts may be partially restrictive, limiting only particular foods or substances or intermittent. Further reading – What are the pros and cons of Intermittent Fasting?   Valter Longo, a cell biologist and fasting researcher at the…

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