'Can Morrissey reinvent himself on World Peace Is None of Your Business? From ballroom balladry to mock misogyny, we count the ways he can still surprise us' - an album review via the Guardian, July 2014.
This is why I don't eat meat or animal products. Because meat and animal products are a giant fucking bummer. I don't need to tell you where your meat and dairy come from, because you've already seen it. And you know it looks like a fucking miserable nightmare of seared-off beaks, bolts through brains, and twitching corpses on dirty floors.
Skipping meat has many advantages. People who avoid meat are thinner than meat-eaters. In a 2009 study published by the American Diabetes Association, meat-eaters had an average body mass index (BMI) of 28.8, well above 25.0, the upper limit for a healthful weight. But people who avoided animal products had an average BMI of 23.6. Avoiding meat also cuts the risk of diabetes, cancer, and heart disease and improves blood pressure.
6 Foods That Behave Like Addictive Drugs In Your Body
Milk The protein in dairy, casein, is digested into smaller peptides and there are a family of active agents called casomorphins. The desire for cheese can be blocked by the same medicines used to reverse drug overdoses in emergency rooms! Meat The blood in meat contains albumin, hemoglobin and gamma globulin and all of these chemicals activate opioid receptors. When meat eaters were treated with a drug used to block opiate receptors, ham consumption fell by...
The increased desire for more milk and financial profit has resulted in intense disregard for our animals. As I previously reported in this article, the dairy industry has a number of practices which can only be described as brutal and unnecessary, one of which is the treatment of ‘bobby calves’.