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Study adds to evidence that increasing dietary fiber reduces the risk of developing diabetes

Public Release: 26-May-2015

Diabetologia

New research published today in Diabetologia (the journal of the European Association for the Study of Diabetes) indicates that consuming greater quantities of dietary fibre reduces the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.

Over 360 million people worldwide are estimated to be affected by diabetes, and this number is projected to increase to more than 550 million by 2030, with serious consequences for the health and economy of both developed and developing countries. While previous research has found an association between increased dietary fibre intake and a reduced risk of developing type 2 diabetes, most of these data come from the United States, and amounts and sources of fibre intake differ substantially between countries. In this article the authors evaluated the associations between total fibre as well as fibre from cereal, fruit, and vegetable sources, and new-onset type 2 diabetes in a large European cohort across…

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Indonesia: Expat Couldn’t Believe Dog Meat Exists

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Give bunnies a lobby on WordPress!

Vegan Lynx

I say bunnies have a lobby on Care2 – let’s see if they do here on WordPress!

Please sign and share, tweet and post!

CRUEL! Have YOU signed the petition yet?

Very graphic!  But reality for millions of rabbits:

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Would you kill and eat this guy? WholeFoods thinks you should!

https://www.change.org/p/wholefoods-please-do-not-sell-rabbit-meat-in-your-stores?recruiter=3606627&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=share_email_responsive

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Pit Bull Might Not Be A Licensed Health Practitioner, Still Gives The Best Medicine

Emilio Cogliani

Truck driver Chis Price was worried about more than just his health when he collapsed in Kansas City, Missouri, while out on a haul last month.

Price, whose home is in Tennessee, was even more concerned about his driving buddy: a sweet white pit bull named Coco — who’d been with him all over, nonstop, for seven years, and who was taken away by animal control as Price himself was carted off in an ambulance.

“Going to the pound 500 miles away from home, you just don’t know what’s going to happen,” Price told a local Fox affiliate.

There was good reason to be nervous. An estimated 3,000 pit bulls are killed in animal shelters across the country each day.

But Price was lucky. He’d gotten sick in a city that’s home to one of the country’s largest no-kill shelters, the Kansas City Pet Project — where workers were…

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Serbia: ** URGENT Action by 27/5 – Please Act Before 27 May – Be a Voice for the Animals – URGENT **

Serbian Animals Voice (SAV)

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Dear All,

This is a late but very important and desperate plea for the animals in Serbia.

****  The current government plans – by tomorrow Wednesday 27th of May – to revert the present animal welfare law into a barbaric law that would go against virtually all animal welfare regulations that are standard in the EU.  ****

Although Serbia is not yet a member of the EU we cannot allow this to happen.

PLS SIGN AND SHARE WIDELY AND IMMEDIATELY. Thank you. Lisa

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ENGLISH PETITION TEXT

http://www.thepetitionsite.com/204/019/358/say-no-to-the-cruel-amendments-to-serbias-animal-welfare-act/?taf_id=13813101&cid=fb_na

Say NO to the CRUEL amendments to Serbia’s Animal Welfare Act

we’ve got 5,133 signatures, help us get to 6,000

Serbia currently has an Animal Welfare Act that is strongly worded, but rarely enforced. The government is trying to amend this act for monetary reasons, seeking financial gain in exchange for animal suffering. We are strongly opposed to these archaic and cruel…

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Save Animals From Floods in Texas and Oklahoma

Save Animals From Floods in Texas and Oklahoma.

Delta Air Lines Must Help Save Africa’s Wildlife

Elephants, lions, and other endangered African animals are being slaughtered by poachers and hunters. Tell Delta Air Lines to help save these species before it’s too late by banning the transport of exotic wildlife hunting trophies.

via Delta Air Lines Must Help Save Africa’s Wildlife.

Stop Hunting Endangered Wildlife in China

A police chief in China is accused of hunting endangered wildlife. Demand he be sent to prison if he is found guilty.

via Stop Hunting Endangered Wildlife in China.

Stop Illegal and Unsustainable Overfishing

Stop Illegal and Unsustainable Overfishing.

Do Not Trap Wildlife on Protected Lands

It is currently legal to trap and kill animals on lands that are deemed as national refuges. Sign this petition and urge lawmakers to support a potential law that would make this illegal.

via Do Not Trap Wildlife on Protected Lands.

Don’t Kill Free-Roaming Dogs

Don’t Kill Free-Roaming Dogs.

Allow Exotic Animals to be Rehomed

Innocent animals living at a rescue sanctuary may soon be killed. Convince county commissioners to rehome the animals instead of putting them to death.

via Allow Exotic Animals to be Rehomed.

Stop Postponing Animal Abuse Trial

Two alleged animal abusers have had their criminal trials postponed numerous of times. Please sign this petition to ask that their trial not get postponed again.

via Stop Postponing Animal Abuse Trial.

Support Plan to Save America’s Bees

Threatened bee populations may soon receive the federal assistance necessary to rescue them from extinction. Applaud the government’s efforts to save America’s bees.

via Support Plan to Save America’s Bees.

Stop Hunting Majestic Alligator Snapping Turtles to Extinction

Stop Hunting Majestic Alligator Snapping Turtles to Extinction.

Demand Oil Company Clean Up Spill

Demand Oil Company Clean Up Spill.

Boeing Unveils Amazing, Slightly Terrifying New Electromagnetic Pulse Weapon

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Born into Generation X, I grew up with the threat of nuclear war — and all its corollaries, from visions of mushroom clouds to “duck and cover” drills in high school to Terminator movies, and of course, the ever-present worry that one day a sneaky Soviet satellite would detonate way up in the sky and fry all of our electronics with an “electromagnetic pulse.”

So imagine my surprise when the U.S. Air Force confirmed last week that it’s developed an electromagnetic pulse weapon of its own, and that Boeing (NYSE: BA  ) is helping to build it.

Oak Ridge National Laboratory maps the areas likely to be blacked out in the event of a high-altitude nuclear EMP attack on the United States. Boeing’s area of effect will be considerably smaller. Image source: Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

A CHAMP-ion idea
The weapon…

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