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3. Substitute one meal for a fully raw vegan one. Whether it be some fruits or juice for breakfast or a huge tasty salad for lunch or dinner; it’s your choice. ▪️Over 160 billions animals are killed every year and as many as 2,7 trillions marine animals are pulled from the oceans.
▪️Animal agriculture is the leading cause of species extinction. Over 140.000 species (plants and animals) go extinct every year.
▪️Animal agriculture is responsible for 51 % of all greenhouse gas emissions.
The entire transportation industry (land, air and sea) combined contributes to only 18% of all greenhouse gas emissions.
▪️Animal agriculture is responsible for 91% of the Amazon deforestation.
▪️Animal agriculture is the leading cause of ocean death zones.
▪️ Animal agriculture is the leading cause of habitat loss.
▪️Animal agriculture is the leading cause of water pollution.
▪️One third of earth’s land is used for animal agriculture.
▪️Animal consumption is the leading cause of well known human diseases such as cancer (colon/colorectal, breast, prostate,stomach, pancreatic, lung, cervix and liver) diabetes, osteoporosis, arteriosclerosis, stroke, Alzheimer, heart disease, chronic liver disease, respiratory disease, kidney disease, obesity, high cholesterol and high blood pressure.
▪️Over half of the worldwide population is suffering from these diseases yet 14 out every 15 diseases can be prevented by adopting a plant based diet.
▪️Both Cardiovascular diseases and cancer are the primary cause of death between human population. Over 41% of the population will be diagnosed with cancer during their lifetimes.
▪️We produce enough food to feed 10 billions people yet 1,02 billion people are starving and another 1,1 billion people lack access to safe drinking water.
▪️90% of crops cultivated for animal’s feed are GMO. Animals destined for human consumption are also genetically engineered.