Are there health advantages to being vegetarian?

Answer Ok, there are actually quite a number of reasons being a vegetarian is much healthier than eating meat. Some of the other answers seem to have some misperceptions about things like protein, fat, an... Read More »

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Health wise, is there a huge difference between being Vegetarian and being Vegan?

To Cliff. just saying that Vitamin B12 comes from bacteria not animals. It only exists so much in meat because of how unclean it is. It can certainly be found it vegetables that aren't washed prope... Read More »

What are the advantages and disadvantages of being vegetarian?

Pros:What you eat is likely to be healthier.No worries re. horrid factory farming methods, hormones, antibiotics, etc in meat.It's usually harder to get fat.It forces some very creative cooking, es... Read More »

Guy at health food store said there is NO foods a ( vegetarian) can eat that has b12 in it?

Ask yourself this question: Where do animals get the B12 that is in their body?Basically, yes, the guy at the store does not know what he's talking about. Tell your mom the truth:http://drmcdouga... Read More »

Are there advantages of being short sighted?

There is one - you can actually read things closer to your face than normal sighted people. Particularly if you dont' have astigmatism on top this means you can do things like threading needles , t... Read More »