Share on Google Plus Share on Twitter 2 Share on Facebook 1 Share on LinkedIn Share on PInterest Share on Fark! Share on Reddit Share on StumbleUpon Tell A Friend 4 (7 Shares)  
Printer Friendly Page Save As Favorite View Favorites View Stats   3 comments

General News

Eating Is Dangerous

By       Message Dr. Cheryl Pappas     Permalink
      (Page 1 of 2 pages)
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags Add to My Group(s)

Supported 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

opednews.com Headlined to H4 6/21/12

- Advertisement -

It's a bad time to be hungry in America.  

First, let me say that it has been a bad time forever to be hungry if you are poor and impoverished anywhere in the world.

Today I am speaking of a different matter: the increasing numbers of toxic foods, and the food danger warnings that assault us every day.

Remember those olden days when we would hear people say, "I think I'll have a nice piece of fish"?

That used to be known as the choice to eat something in the "healthy" category, rather than going along with the heavy meat and potatoes diet that was pure Americano.

Just think of it.   "A nice piece of fish".

Does such a fish exist anymore?

According to a multitude of health news websites that have my email address (and also apparently my personality "number"), we are warned to avoid all imported farmed fish.

- Advertisement -

The toxic crowding of fish farmed in China alone, which allegedly accounts for 25% of the fish eaten in America, leads to epidemic fish death, which the surviving fish swim in.

Sounds delicious.

Along with this, the mercury levels of certain fish have to be memorized.   This has been true for decades.

Remember Marvin Gaye singing the line, "fish full of mercury"?

Mercy, mercy me.

- Advertisement -

And now the alarming elevation of Pacific Ocean fish radiation levels, as a result of the Japanese tsunami, headlines the news.

Sushi, anyone?

I don't know about you, but perusing menus used to be one of my very favorite activities.

Next Page  1  |  2

 

- Advertisement -

Supported 1  
View Ratings | Rate It

I am a writer, media analyst, and psychotherapist. I'm interested in comedy, satire, politics, entertainment, pop culture, and business; exposing how the media powerfully spins the news we hear, and how this spin creates our feeling states and (more...)
 

Share on Google Plus Submit to Twitter Add this Page to Facebook! Share on LinkedIn Pin It! Add this Page to Fark! Submit to Reddit Submit to Stumble Upon


Go To Commenting

The views expressed in this article are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.

Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Related Topic(s): ; ; ; ; ; ; ; , Add Tags
- Advertisement -

Most Popular Articles by this Author:     (View All Most Popular Articles by this Author)

Remembering Whitney Houston: The Quiet Curse of the Homophobic Mother

I Love Me!: New Stories For Children

Arianna Huffington: The Cookie Who Cares

The New American English Language (A Conversation About Words)

Facebook for Dummies: What Were You Thinking?

Give It Up for Joan Rivers