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Breeding Bacteria on Factory Farms


Health & Wellness  (tags: bacteria on factory farms, health, interesting, ethics, humans, illness, healthcare )

Ginger
- 441 days ago - opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com
A study has reinforced the idea that keeping animals in confinement and feeding them antibiotics prophylactically breeds varieties of bacteria that cause disease in humans, disease that may not readily be treated by antibiotics.



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Comments

Tim C. (1919)
Monday July 15, 2013, 10:15 am
ty
 

Frans Badenhorst (553)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 2:06 am
we really are killing ourselves and a LOT of living things on this beautiful earth with our GREED
 

Carmen S. (611)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 3:56 am
thanks Ginger
 

Patricia H. (468)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 10:17 am
this is so sad, try vegan
 

Past Member (0)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 5:05 pm
You are SO right Frans.

Thank you Ginger.
 

Madhu Pillai (22)
Tuesday July 16, 2013, 5:52 pm
Noted
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 2:47 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 9:29 am
Noted & posted
 

Jeanne Rogers (704)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 4:22 pm
It's so incredibly sad what these farm animals must endure!
 

Ruth S. (304)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 5:07 pm
Stop abusing animals!
 

Mary R. (259)
Wednesday July 17, 2013, 7:34 pm
NOTED
 

Inge Bjorkman (142)
Thursday July 18, 2013, 1:38 am
Close all factory farms.
Become a vegetarian / vegan.

Love, Peace and Understanding
 

Julie W. (21)
Friday July 19, 2013, 2:13 am
Organic farms raise animals without the use of antibiotics, so it can be done. But it is a very different system, and the meat is therefore more expensive.
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Friday July 26, 2013, 6:09 pm
Of course, it is common sense and it is called evolution!
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Friday July 26, 2013, 6:09 pm
Forgot to tell you, thanks for this great post, sharing it!
 

Sergio Padilla (62)
Sunday July 28, 2013, 5:18 pm
Thanks, it is very concerning indeed :(
 

Latonya W. (83)
Tuesday August 13, 2013, 11:04 am
How can anyone look at this picture and not want factory farming to end????/What kind of life is this????
 
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