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Danger of Factory Farming Underestimated

According to Gerardo Nava of the National Autonomous University of Mexico and colleagues, who wrote a report about the swine flu and was published in the online journal Eurosurveillance, "This virus most likely evolved from recent swine viruses," and "... findings indicate that domestic pigs in North America may have a central role in the generation and maintenance of this virus." Nava believes that fears of damaging the pork industry may have led animal and human health officials to underestimate the danger of raising pigs in factory farms.

To read the full article please search online for Pigs an underestimated source of flu: study

Treating God’s animals without compassion and mercy has only led to causing misery to them and the rest of God’s Creation. From environmental damage to “super bugs” that are threatening our health, factory farming is a disgrace to God’s Creation and to our sacred role as stewards of it.

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