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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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Smoker sitting in front of a beer
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Why do people get cancer?

Unhealthy diet and lifestyle account for 69 % of the cancers.

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After a deadly cancer diagnosis, Ernst Erb ate raw vegan for seven years.
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What happened when I switched back from raw to cooked food

After a deadly cancer diagnosis, Ernst Erb ate raw vegan for seven years. What happened when he switched from vegan raw food to cooking?

Around half of the clinical trials done on medicines we use are not published. Sile Lane talks about
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The hidden side of clinical trials | Sile Lane | TEDxMadrid

Around half of the clinical trials done on medicines we use are not published. Sile Lane talks about hidden dangers and possible solutions.

When you lose weight, where does the fat go? 84% of a fat molecule’s mass becomes CO2 and 16% water.
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The mathematics of weight loss | Ruben Meerman

When you lose weight, where does the fat go? Ruben Meerman shows that 84% of a fat molecule’s mass becomes carbon dioxide (which we breathe out) and 16% - water

A fascinating and impressive documentation about the effects of eating meat on our health, the climate, and world hunger.
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The MEAT File - a Documentary on Meat, Health and Climate

A fascinating and impressive documentation about the effects of eating meat on our health, the climate, and world hunger.

There is still a lot of concern about how much protein people need in their diet, what is the best protein source and if vegans can get enough of it.
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Vegans and Protein

There is still a lot of concern about how much protein people need in their diet, what is the best protein source and if vegans can get enough of it.

At the age of 82, Ernst Erb accomplished another hiking project - the Juf-Maloja trail.
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Hiking the Juf - Maloja Trail at the age of 82

At the age of 82, Ernst Erb accomplished another hiking project - the Juf-Maloja trail, ~1000 m ascent and ~1300 m descent, approximately 16.5 km in 5 hours.

These nutritious fruit balls with raisins and rolled oats are perfect for people with a sweet tooth.
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Fruit Balls with Raisins, Nuts and Rolled Oats (Video)

These nutritious fruit balls with raisins and rolled oats are perfect for people with a sweet tooth.

A list of the top 10 market ploys, wild exaggerations, and outright lies that advertising companies have tried to feed you over the last few decades.
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10 Lies That Advertising Sold You

A list of the top 10 market ploys, wild exaggerations, and outright lies that advertising companies have tried to feed you over the last few decades.

Mark Hyman, MD explains why “everybody needs milk to be healthy” is a misconception and what are the main reasons why people should avoid milk at all costs.
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Dairy: 6 Reasons You Should Avoid it at all Costs

Mark Hyman, MD explains why “everybody needs milk to be healthy” is a misconception and what are the main reasons why people should avoid milk at all costs.

Anne Ledbetter describes how a plant-based diet helped her avoid unnecessary surgeries.
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Anne Ledbetter

Anne Ledbetter talks about her successful experience with using a plant-based diet to treat an ovarian malignant cyst.

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