07 Sep '11, 3pm

Is Your Diet Destroying The Environment? | Care2 Healthy Living

Is Your Diet Destroying The Environment? | Care2 Healthy Living

5 Reasons Why the Food on Your Plate is More Important Than the Car You Drive : Many people who “go green” consider buying something major like a hybrid car. A larger contribution to the environment is not in your driveway though, but in your fridge right now. The climate change cost of animal meat production is greater than the cost of cars, planes and all other forms of transport put together. This is not just vegetarians or health advocates saying this either. The World Health Organization, Scientific American , New Scientist and Readers Digest have all come out with clear information on this fact. Effects of Meat Production on the Planet 1. Cow Farts: Cattle farting (and burping) methane – as has been joked about in the media – is a factor in global warming. 2. Plant Displacement: The biggest impact of meat production is that it displaces useful plants. Trees, grasses ...

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Conservative Bashes Vegans | Care2 Healthy Living

Conservative Bashes Vegans | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 06 Sep '11, 3pm

A recent blog post from the conservative website First Things makes a point of blaming veganism, and therefore vegans, for...

Green Your Purse | Care2 Healthy Living

Green Your Purse | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 15 Sep '11, 3pm

On Tuesday, I posted an article on all natural lip balm , which inspired me to think about all the other things we women c...

Detox Your Body With Yoga | Care2 Healthy Living

Detox Your Body With Yoga | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 06 Sep '11, 10pm

By Jill Lawson for DietsInReview.com Toxins come in many forms, from harsh and deadly organisms such as snake venom, to ma...

Women Gain Weight After Marriage, Men After Divorce | Care2 Healthy Living

Women Gain Weight After Marriage, Men After Div...

care2.com 04 Sep '11, 8pm

Written by Laura Franco for YourTango.com A recent study found that women have a tendency to gain a few pounds after tying...

Cat Hair Loss - Why Do Cats Lose Hair? | Care2 Healthy Living

Cat Hair Loss - Why Do Cats Lose Hair? | Care2 ...

care2.com 03 Sep '11, 4pm

By Kathy Blumenstock, Animal Planet Not-so-newsflash: Cats shed ! Year-round, nonstop, long- and short-haired cats alike l...

Living with a Grateful Vibration | Care2 Health...

care2.com 05 Sep '11, 8pm

Living with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer (#21 in a series) She went from triple-negative breast cancer patient to cancer ...

[RECIPE] Gluten-Free Tabouli

[RECIPE] Gluten-Free Tabouli

care2.com 11 Sep '11, 8pm

The bulgur in regular tabouli is cooked and made of wheat. This one’s gluten-free, wheat-free and enzyme rich, of course. ...

5 Costly Fibs We Tell Doctors | Care2 Healthy Living

5 Costly Fibs We Tell Doctors | Care2 Healthy L...

care2.com 05 Sep '11, 12am

By Annie Tucker Morgan, DivineCaroline It starts harmlessly enough: you’re sitting in a doctor’s examining room, reflectin...

We Are Dying Every Day | Care2 Healthy Living

We Are Dying Every Day | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 05 Sep '11, 12pm

One reads in many mystical traditions that every person dies at exactly the right time and knows in advance when that time...

Endangered Species Could be Saved with Stem Cells | Care2 Healthy Living

Endangered Species Could be Saved with Stem Cel...

care2.com 05 Sep '11, 9pm

Some animal conservationists believe that stems cells from endangered animals could be preserved in a cell bank to prevent...

Hero Dogs of 9/11 | Care2 Healthy Living

Hero Dogs of 9/11 | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 08 Sep '11, 12am

By Lisa Spector, Canine Music Expert, Juilliard Graduate, and co-creator of Through a Dog’s Ear . I first became intrigued...

Wisdom from Jean Adrienne | Care2 Healthy Living

Wisdom from Jean Adrienne | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 09 Sep '11, 8pm

Many of us grow up with the concept that we need to prove something. The belief begins early in our lives. Baby Boomers ad...

Chocolate Good for Heart? - Care2.com

care2.com 04 Sep '11, 2pm

Researchers from the UK and Colombia say their meta-analysis of seven studies focused on chocolate and a reduction in hear...

Health Benefits of Walnuts | Care2 Healthy Living

Health Benefits of Walnuts | Care2 Healthy Living

care2.com 14 Sep '11, 3pm

I love walnuts! My mom loved to cook with them because they add flavor and crunch to any meal. Now I know that walnuts are...

Skinny and Health Do Not Go Hand-in-Hand | Care2 Healthy Living

Skinny and Health Do Not Go Hand-in-Hand | Care...

care2.com 10 Sep '11, 1pm

by Carolyn Hansen , All Things Healing Contributor to Exercise/Fitness Our society teaches us that as long as we wear a si...