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Vaccinations WORK and are extremely safe. All informed “debate” is over, Vaccinate your children!

Whilst researching the status of polio in India I ran across a US website ranting about the (almost entirely imaginary) “dangers” associated with vaccines. Sad to see so many in the USA still so persistent with their opposition to the … Continue reading

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Corn fed cows, corn syrup, and the end of civilization

COMMENTS ARE VERY WELCOME BELOW ! Ater a discussion with my sister about health concerns over corn syrup in food and grass vs. corn fed beef I followed up a bit on the Corn Syrup and Corn Fed Cow Continuum … Continue reading

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Organic Frustrations?

CNN is reporting today on a new study that shows Americans are getting increasingly reluctant about  Organic products:  http://money.cnn.com/2008/04/23/news/companies/organics_backlash/index.htm?postversion=2008042314 Folks, that is a good thing because for the most part the whole concept of organic food superiority is at best … Continue reading

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Charity return on investment is important. Thanks World Vision!

There are a great number of groups doing a lot of good in the world, and I’m concerned that *something* in the way we process information about poverty and health needs in the developing world has made us far too … Continue reading

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