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Mother Jones publishes The American Diet in One Chart: A medical ethicist writes at CNN: “People should be free to make their own choices, from the clinical trials they join to the food and drink they consume, without duress and unmolested by … Continue reading

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Infographic: The SAD Standard American Diet

The average American is 36.6 years old and eats 1,996 lbs. of food per year.  That’s about 2,700 calories a day.  On any given week, the average American eats more than half a pound of french fries, a gallon of … Continue reading

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What’s wrong with some McNuggets?

I apologize in advance for making it so that you never eat McNuggets again… Some notable ingredients: artificially synthesized industrial chemicals a petroleum derivative  used as a stabilizer in perfumes, resins, varnishes and oil field chemicals a type of silicone … Continue reading

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