Vegan vs. Meat-eater
Is It Easy Eating Green?
59% ARE FEMALE
41% ARE MALE
SO JUST REMEMBER
GREEN IS GOOD!
Average cost of artery
bypass surgery: $3,714
Average cost of coronary
bypass surgery: $57,439
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High consumption of animal
protein is linked to these:
EWG CARBON FOOTPRINT RATING:
BEST out of 20 analyzed
2nd WORST out of 20 analyzed
What about vitamin D? AaBbCcDd VITAMIN D CAN BE FOUND HERE:
Found in: sunlight, fortified nondairy
milks, and fortified orange juice.
Vitamin D helps maintain a healthy growing body.
More than 70 percent of the
grain that we grow in this country
is fed to farmed animals.
Water Used in Meat and Soybean Production in 2009
SOY 5 trillion gallons
MEAT 235 trillion gallons
If every American skipped one meal of chicken per
week, the carbon dioxide savings would be the same
as taking more than a half-million cars off the U.S. roads.
PER WEEK = 5000,000 CARS
USDA-Recommended Daily Intake
Three glasses of milk per day equals 1,095
glasses per year.
PUS CELLS PER YEAR!
Farmed animals use
more than half
consumed in the U.S.
Every day, nearly 2,400 Americans
die of some type of cardiovascular
diaease-this amounts to an average
of one death every 36 seconds.
In many of these cases, the disease
is largely caused by eating a diet that
is full of animal-derived products
Average cholesterol level of an American: