We are joined by Dr. Michael Greger, “The Vegan MD,” to discuss the current avian flu scare. Tune in to learn more about why concern is intensifying, how bird viruses spread and mutate, how wild bird populations have and will be affected, and whether factory farming plays any role in the recent outbreaks. Dr. Greger will … Continue reading
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This Little Pig Can’t Be Patented!
Following reports by Greenpeace that suggest Monsanto aims to patent the pig (see article here), we take a close look at this animal whom naturalist, W.H. Hudson, referred to as “among the most intelligent of beasts”. With assistance from Dr. Eva Pip, a professor at the University of Winnipeg specializing in toxicology and water safety, Dr. Michael Greger, … Continue reading
The Vegan MD, Dr. Michael Greger, on Atkins, Burnout, and Nutrition
Internationally renowned speaker, Dr. Michael Greger, discusses his new book, Carbophobia: The Scary Truth about America’s Low-Carb Craze, the risks involved with taking on the Atkins corporation through his website, activist burnout, and vegan nutrition. We also pose email and call-in questions for Dr. Greger on nutrition. Michael Greger, M.D., is a general practitioner, a founding member of … Continue reading
Dr. Lester Friedlander Exposes the Meat Industry as Canada Confirms Second Case of Mad Cow Disease
Mad Cow Disease has resurfaced in Canada as final results confirmed an Alberta dairy cow had bovine spongiform encephalopathy. Lester Friedlander, DVM, former chief veterinary USDA Meat Inspector who claimed for years that mad cow disease was present in North America, will speak on mad cow disease, what gets past the meat inspection lines, and … Continue reading