With all the concerned talk about the alarming increase in obesity,
diabetes, cancer, heart disease and strokes, and the resulting rise in
“health costs,” isn’t it interesting that the media – including their
“medical experts” – avoid telling the truth or using the “V” word, as
in “vegetarian” or, better yet, “vegan,” as a way of preventing those
After all, what can you expect as long as commercials for fast food,
cheese, eggs – ad nauseam – pay their salaries?
The following two quotations come closer to telling the truth:
“The meat-laden, Western style diet, rather than leading us to an
age of prosperity and health, has contributed to an epidemic of
degenerative diseases. The nations who consume the most meats suffer
the highest rates of death from heart attacks, strokes, cancer and
– Michael A. Klaper, M.D.
American author and international lecturer
“He will be regarded as a benefactor of his race who shall teach
man to confine himself to a more innocent and wholesome diet.”
– Henry David Thoreau
American author, poet and philosopher
In other words: Go Vegan!
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