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Live Long, Live Well

Live Long, Live Well

A recent analysis of causes of death and longevity in the U.S. by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention was eye-opening.

For those born in the U.S. in 2007, their expected age span was 77.9 years. The most recent analysis revealed an unexpected decline; those born in 2008 could expect to live 77.8 years. According to the CDC this decline is due to an increase in deaths for those aged 85 and older in the years 2007 and 2008.

While the risk of death has fallen for heart disease, accidents, and cancer, it has increased for kidney disease, Alzheimer’s disease, influenza, and pneumonia.

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You Drink Cow’s Milk!

You drink Cow's MilkOne of the most serious mistakes a person can make is to believe cow’s milk is a “good” and necessary source of calcium. 

Heart disease, Cancer, Type-2 Diabetes, Arthritis and Infectious Disease are only a few of the common consequences of drinking milk from other animal species.

Plant-based diets are sufficient to meet the calcium needs of growing children and adults.