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New Study Finds Fecal Matter In Chicken: Vegan Era

Health & Wellness  (tags: food, fecal matter, EColi, PCRM, Physicians Committee for Responsible Med, chicken supermarkets, America )

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In the latest study performed by the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) noted that based on their samples of chickens in supermarkets in America almost 50% have traces of fecal matter and E.Coli.

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Nora Hetrick (0)
Sunday April 29, 2012, 4:56 pm
wow and the fda allows this....

Sunday April 29, 2012, 5:19 pm
Everything has bacteria in it or on it, especially us human beings,lol!

Past Member (0)
Sunday April 29, 2012, 8:33 pm
A good post. Thanks.

kathy P (483)
Sunday April 29, 2012, 9:53 pm
Noted. Thank you Much Thubten for the post.

Samantha Richardson (0)
Monday April 30, 2012, 8:44 am
Ew, that's nasty. Not surprised the FDA allowed this though, they have a monetary interest in the consumption of chicken, after all.

Rosie Lopez (73)
Monday April 30, 2012, 2:47 pm
believe it!

Nelson Baker (0)
Monday April 30, 2012, 3:17 pm
And our government is turning the inspection in processing plants over to the producer who is speeding up the lines the chickens speed by almost in a blur.

Jenny Dooley (830)
Monday April 30, 2012, 8:04 pm
THANK YOU everyone for noting and commenting.
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Kathleen R (138)
Tuesday May 1, 2012, 3:57 am
noted & read

Ruth C (87)
Tuesday May 1, 2012, 9:43 am
I'm glad I'm a Vegan!

R T (14)
Tuesday May 1, 2012, 11:54 pm
Obviously this article gets a standing ovation from the Vegans.
In my experience I have found that if you are determined enough you can find fault with pretty much anything, which leaves me wondering how many brands of chicken were found with no contamination?
Note that the only one tested with no contamination was retested and found to have 60% contamination. If they made such a huge error testing that one how can I trust the others? Oh! yes those tests favour the vegan slant, sorry I wasn't thinking, must be all the chicken I have eaten over the last 77 years.

If you support your small natural / organic farmer you won't have to worry about thinks like this.

Yasmin Carolinay (7)
Wednesday May 2, 2012, 2:37 am
Good one

Nimue Michelle Pendragon Gaze (339)
Wednesday May 2, 2012, 5:25 pm
Go Vegan! :)

Janet D (10)
Friday May 4, 2012, 8:35 pm
And I wonder how much fecal matter is on the produce we buy as well. Ever go to the restroom at a market and see someone leave to continue shopping without washing their hands first? Yeah, and then see them picking up all the tomatoes and other fruit and veggies? Mmm hmmm.
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