Environmental Dangers: Social and Political Influences and Diet

When we are dealing with disease, it is very safe to say diet plays a big role.  Whether that be in how we got sick or how we get and stay healthy again, a healthy diet is synonymous with a healthy body.  Therefore, especially when we have a scare, we may be inclined to makeContinue reading “Environmental Dangers: Social and Political Influences and Diet”

Environmental Dangers: What Have I Done to Myself?

It’s really important to highlight how different countries view different human and environmental dangers so I will provide tons of links to credible websites which evidence the information I am sharing.
Before getting into how the world around us is contributing to our declining health, let’s look at what we may be doing to ourselves.  SIDEBAR!  Let’s be clear about declining health, we have TONS of pharmaceutical options out there to MANAGE disease.  For example, it is estimated that by 2025 we will see a 44% increase in the number of Canadians living with diabetes (Diabetes Canada).  As of 2015, there were more than 25 approved diabetes drugs in Canada to manage this condition (Canadian Diabetes Association.  Instead, I am referring to…