Archive for the ‘The Bad & Ugly’ Category

Does Pork Cause Tapeworms in the Brain? Umm Ewww…

Via Scoop.it – Heal Or Die: Healthy Eating   A pair of new studies underscore the U.S. public health threat of neurocysticercosis—quite literally having pork tapeworm larvae curled up inside one’s brain—now the most common cause of adult-onset epilepsy in the world. The first study, The Impact of Neurocysticercosis in California, concluded that “Neurocysticercosis causes [...]

What You Need To Know About Asbestos & Mesothelioma [Infographic]

  As workers we need to be aware of some of the past and future conditions that can affect our quality of life due to exposure to Asbestos exposure. Take a look at the infographic below to give you more information about Mesothelioma.  

McDonalds Doth Protest Too Much About Their Chicken Nuggets

  About a week about there was leaked information about Mechanically Separated Chicken by way of social media and it seems that there has been some response. Take a listen to the ad that is running now…I would say FAIL!    

What’s In YOUR FAST FOOD Burger: What You NEED To Know

  What the Heck is in that burger??     The pathologists saw Sarcocystis parasites in a quarter of the burgers. What percentage of retail U.S. beef samples in general are infested with these parasites? (Find out in USDA Parasite Game.) Read more: http://www.care2.com/greenliving/whats-in-a-fast-food-burger.html#ixzz1lNGMB7Aw     Related articles Heal Or Die Trying: Who We Are (healordietrying.com) A cup of [...]

What YOU NEED To Know About Your Orange Juice [Infographic]

  What You NEED to Know about your Orange Juice! Orange juice

Chicken Nuggets Production Line: What You Need To Know

  Chicken Nuggets: I don’t think there is much that needs to be said. I’ve heard that a picture/video is worth one thousand words.    

How Hotdogs Are Created: What You Need to Know

    SERIOUSLY, I planned on eating Turkey Hotdogs for dinner. I think that I’ve just changed my mind.

Drug Resistant Tuberculosis Discovered

Via Scoop.it – Heal Or Die: Healthy Eating   http://www.insidershealth.com/ihtv.html A new strain of drug-resistant tuberculosis has recently been discovered in India, affecting the poorest areas. Are these superbugs just becoming commonplace around the world or is it spreading by human error?    

The Chicken Nugget Experiment: GROSS