The Truth About Pig Factory Farming

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Although it is not common knowledge, pigs are highly intelligent creatures. They are affectionate, protective of their young, playful social animals and they suffer greatly from the factory farming system.  Studies show us that pigs have a long memory and have the ability to focus on specific tasks even better than some primates. Of course such knowledge would not be in the interest of the meat industry which would not wish people to know they … MORE

The Best 30-Day Vegetarian Diet Plan

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Incorporating more vegetarian meals into your weekly routine is a great way to boost your health. Research shows that eating more plant-based foods and less meat increases your intake of key nutrients, such as dietary fiber, and reduces the risk of heart disease, type 2 diabetes and even some cancers. Plus, going meatless has environmental benefits. The Environmental Working Group reports the effect of a family of four skipping a steak dinner once a week … MORE