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Book Review: “The China Study” by T. Colin Campbell
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Book Review: “The China Study” by T. Colin Campbell

The China Study clearly lays out how the current Western diet can be improved to prevent lifestyle diseases. We say: Most important book on nutrition and health

2 Raw Food? No, Thanks!
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2 Raw Food? No, Thanks!

3 main reasons for saying “No, thanks!”: 1. Culture, society, mental imagery, desire, and substitutes for love; 2. your environment; 3. the larger environment.

Book Review: “Salt Sugar Fat” by Michael Moss
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Book Review: “Salt Sugar Fat” by Michael Moss

The only way out of the fast-food dilemma is to do it yourself. Only a relative few with the necessary financial resources manage to do this.

Diet and Lifestyle can prevent breast cancer
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Diet and Lifestyle Can Prevent Breast Cancer

Breast cancer doesn't occur overnight. Many years can pass before a palpable lump forms. But lifestyle changes can prevent it from developing further.

Raw Natural Markets, April 2013, USA with Kathrin Seiler Erb.
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3 Why Raw Food?

Reasons for and against raw food: disease or obesity often causes people to turn to raw food. But you can end up on an unhealthy path, as with any type of diet.

4 Types of Raw Food Diets
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4 Types of Raw Food Diets

You can see from this article that there are many variations of a raw food diet. Don’t select a very rigid plan, at least initially. Learn as you go.

Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes With a Plant-Based Diet
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Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes With a Plant-Based Diet

One in eleven people has diabetes. In less than fifteen years, this number will double. A plant-based diet can prevent and even reverse this condition.

What makes a good night's sleep
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What makes a good night’s sleep?

Sleep impacts every aspect of our lives. Here are some of the main points you might want to take into consideration in order to get a good night’s sleep.

Epigenetics: We Influence Our Genes and the Genes of Others
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Epigenetics: We Influence Our Genes and the Genes of Others

The mechanisms of life are more complex than previously thought, writes molecular biologist Gottfried Schatz, codiscoverer of mitochondrial DNA.

Der Einfluss der Ernährung auf verschiedene Krebsarten als horizontales Balkendiagramm.
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How to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Between 66% and 75% of colorectal cancer cases can be prevented by having a healthy diet and lifestyle.

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“Without Saying a Word " is a short movie (about 6 minutes) whose scenes will make you speechless.
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Without Saying a Word - Will Make You Speechless

“Without Saying a Word " is a short movie (about 6 minutes) whose scenes will make you speechless. Prepare to be amazed by the final scene!

In light of the processed food industry’s vast spending on marketing, Pollan advises to be wary of any food that is advertised.
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M. Pollan: "Don't Buy Any Food You've Ever Seen Advertised"

In light of the processed food industry’s vast spending on marketing, Pollan advises to be wary of any food that is advertised.

Why you need it and where to find it.
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Vitamin C

A powerful antioxidant and immune system booster, vitamin C is very important for human health.

“101 Reasons to Be a Vegan” by the ARFF aims create a change in perspective reg. meat consumption.
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101 Reasons to Go Vegan

Through “101 Reasons to Be a Vegan” The Florida Animal Rights Foundation aims to create a change in perspective when it comes to meat consumption.

Dr. McDougall and Dr. Campbell present the stages of cancer development and how a plant based nutrition can help prevent or control the disease.
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Dr. John McDougall and Dr. T. Colin Campbell about Cancer

Dr. McDougall and Dr. Campbell present the stages of cancer development and how a plant based nutrition can help prevent or control the disease.

E.Erb was diagnosed with a deadly lymphoma in 1978. Today, he still enjoys health and endurance.
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What I did when I was diagnosed with a deadly cancer

Ernst Erb was diagnosed with a deadly mantle cell lymphoma in 1978. Today, at the age of 82, he still enjoys good health and great endurance.

In 1978, E.Erb was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin's cancer. In 2016, he marched from Lucerne to Zurich.
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Diagnosed with Terminal Cancer in 1978 —Walked 55 km in 2016

In 1978, Ernst Erb was diagnosed with non-Hodgkin’s cancer (with a statistical life expectancy of 2½ years). In 2016, he walked from Lucerne to Zurich.

“You live an addicted life style and you don’t even know it!”. Dr. Peeke focuses on how addictive behaviors have subtly penetrated daily lifestyle habits.
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Dr. Pam Peeke: Reclaim Your Brain from Addictive Living

“You live an addicted life style and you don’t even know it!”. Dr. Peeke focuses on how addictive behaviors have subtly penetrated daily lifestyle habits.

At the age of 83, Ernst Erb summited the Rigi (1797 m) in one day, to prove that eating a plant-base
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Summiting the Rigi at the age of 83

At the age of 83, Ernst Erb summited the Rigi (1797 m) in one day, to prove that eating a plant-based diet keeps you active and healthy at any age.

Edible cashew nuts are never raw. Edibility requires high heat to vaporize poison etc.
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Cashew Nut Processing

Edible cashew nuts are never raw. The video presents the production process and the associated problems.

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