Introduction
Photo Albums
No photos available
No photos available
Mutual Friends
No mutual friends yet
Groups
Recent Comments (69)
Pinned Items
Recent Activities
  • kenscircus is now following lelhart
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • vegijoy is now friends with kenscircus
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now following vegijoy
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now following suej1182
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now friends with suej1182
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now friends with Sarashann
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now following Lani
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now friends with Lani
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now following Ericjay
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now friends with Ericjay
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  •   prentir reacted to this post about 2 months ago

    It's good to see national news is starting to figure it out. Saw this on CNN yesterday:

    https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/31/health/heart-disease-statistics-report/index.html

    I like Dr. Esselstyn's exhaustive list of veggies to eat.

    Enjoy,

    Ken

     

    1. View Post
    • My takeaway from this article is that obesity, smoking and socioeconomic issues is causing the the problem. No mention that it is what you eat that iMy takeaway from this article is that obesity, smoking and socioeconomic issues is causing the the problem. No mention that it is what you eat that is the issue. No one in the mainstream media is saying it's all the meat and dairy you eat! I expect this is the pharma industry wanting a new revenue stream by getting everyone on heart pills.  More ...
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      Reported
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  •   prentir commented on this post about 2 months ago
    kenscircus started a new discussion, Sad story
    Sad story

    Found this story on CNN:https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/30/health/rising-drug-costs/index.html

    This story is so sad on so many levels - even beyond the insulin price gouging subject of the article.

    I find it sad that his control is so poor that he...

    Found this story on CNN:https://www.cnn.com/2019/01/30/health/rising-drug-costs/index.html

    This story is so sad on so many levels - even beyond the insulin price gouging subject of the article.

    I find it sad that his control is so poor that he needs an alarm to alert him of hypoglycemia (low blood-sugar). But I'm sure he is not alone. This style of rote after-the-fact control and hope for the best is what is traditional, as opposed to a personal before-the-fact totally in control method geared to synchronize with life's variables. Fancy devices should not be necessary.

    I've promised a book on that method (The SPP method) and I'm still working on it. I don't want to leave anything out, so it's taking much longer than I imagined...

    Thanks,

    Ken

     

     

    More
    1. View Post
    0
    0
    0
    0
    0
    0
    • this is a tragic story. Type 1 diabetics have it harder than us type 2's. Dr. Carney please keep me honest here; I believe while a Whole Plant Food dithis is a tragic story. Type 1 diabetics have it harder than us type 2's. Dr. Carney please keep me honest here; I believe while a Whole Plant Food diet won't cure type 1 diabetes, given it is an autoimmune disease, it may slow the progression. Thoughts anyone?  More ...
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      0
      Reported
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • prentir is now friends with kenscircus
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • kenscircus is now following prentir
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • MIKE posted:

    what about raw, organic, non-homogenized milk from grass fed only, cows? i have read about people who tried vegan diets & started losing their teeth, etc. 1 person who's book i read, concluded that there was some unknown factor in milk that was necessary in order to maintain a...

    MIKE posted:

    what about raw, organic, non-homogenized milk from grass fed only, cows? i have read about people who tried vegan diets & started losing their teeth, etc. 1 person who's book i read, concluded that there was some unknown factor in milk that was necessary in order to maintain a healthy skeleton.

    I think there are too many variables involved to make a judgement from "reading" about people who "tried" vegan diets & started losing their teeth, etc. I have been vegan for the past 30 years and my dental health improved since the change and still no issues in my late 60's. I know may elderly vegans with no dental losses or issues - but I know lots of people who consume milk, etc. who suffer extensive dental issues.
    Also, the need for milk in order to maintain a healthy skeleton is counter to biology; milk is not a natural food for any mammal past infancy. Then there are people, like Ruth Heidrich whose osteoporosis went away after becoming vegan. And for what it's worth, my wife and I are the only members of our extended families (in our age group) that does not suffer some sort of skeletal issue. We are the only vegans in our families.

    More
    0
    0
    0
    0
    0
    0
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
  • MIKE posted:

    what about raw, organic, non-homogenized milk from grass fed only, cows? i have read about people who tried vegan diets & started losing their teeth, etc. 1 person who's book i read, concluded that there was some unknown factor in milk that was necessary in order to maintain a...

    MIKE posted:

    what about raw, organic, non-homogenized milk from grass fed only, cows? i have read about people who tried vegan diets & started losing their teeth, etc. 1 person who's book i read, concluded that there was some unknown factor in milk that was necessary in order to maintain a healthy skeleton.

    I think there are too many variables involved to make a judgement from "reading" about people who "tried" vegan diets & started losing their teeth, etc. I have been vegan for the past 30 years and my dental health improved since the change and still no issues in my late 60's. I know may elderly vegans with no dental losses or issues - but I know lots of people who consume milk, etc. who suffer extensive dental issues.
    Also, the need for milk in order to maintain a healthy skeleton is counter to biology; milk is not a natural food for any mammal past infancy. Then there are people, like Ruth Heidrich whose osteoporosis went away after becoming vegan. And for what it's worth, my wife and I are the only members of our extended families (in our age group) that does not suffer some sort of skeletal issue. We are the only vegans in our families.

    More
    0
    0
    0
    0
    0
    0
    Post is under moderation
    Stream item published successfully. Item will now be visible on your stream.
There are no activities here yet
Unable to load tooltip content.