The World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) has just completed a detailed review of more than 7,000 clinical studies covering links between diet and cancer. Its conclusion is rocking the health world with startling bluntness: Processed meats are too dangerous for human consumption. Consumers should stop buying and eating all processed meat products for the rest of their lives.
What a surprise….
— Danielle LaPorte (via yogachocolatelove)
9 Cats Taking Selfies
This is my favorite post on the entire Internet
“Pegasus”- This stunning image of a nilgai and a Sarus Crane spreading its wings instantly brought to mind the winged horse of Greek legend. The nilgai is a commonly seen antelope in central and northern India, as well as parts of Pakistan and Nepal. It occupies open grasslands and the wetlands that are favoured by the Sarus Crane, the world’s tallest flying bird with a wingspan that can exceed 2.5 m. The story of this image involves a nilgai that approached a Sarus Crane nest in which an egg had been laid. The photographer captured the image in Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, at the instant the bird was chasing the antelope away!
Last week the Vermont House voted (107-37) in favor of passing a law to force food manufacturers to label products containing genetically modified ingredients. Having lived right next to Vermont for four years, I simply refused to use the word “unprecedented” in the previous sentence because…