Take Heart!

Christian Vegetarian Association
Update Newsletters
ake Heart!

Take Heart Contents
| Animal Issues | Articles | Athletes | Bible | Children | Devotionals | Environment | Food | Health | Humor | OpinionPoetry | Quotations | Recipes |
Videos |

Christian Vegetarian Association Presents:
Take Heart!
Arsenic in Chicken

 Arsenic-based drugs used in chicken production, which promote growth among other things, are a serious health concern for humans according to Food and Water Watch. It's important to note that the Food and Drug Administration has refused to withdraw arsenic approvals even though scientific evidence suggests they should. Keeve Nachman, director of CLF's Farming for the Future program and the lead author of a recent arsenical study said, "This study strongly suggests that using arsenicals in chickens increases the levels of a carcinogen found in chicken meat,…"

Please visit FDA Conceals Records on Arsenic in Poultry Feed; Food & Water Watch Sues:
People involved in the factory farming industry don’t care about God’s animals, our health or the environment. These people are economic creatures who are able to lower the cost of animal products almost always at the expense of animals and our health, and the use of arsenic-based drugs is a clear example of this. Let’s all create a healthier world by transitioning to a plant-based diet. The chickens and our bodies will thank us!

Your question and comments are welcome

Copyright 2008 © Christian Vegetarian Association. All rights reserved.

| Home Page | Bibliography | Books, T-shirts, Etc. | Community | Contact Us | CVA Board | CVA Videos | Essays and Coloring Book | Honoring God's Creation | How to Help | Links | Membership | Mission | Podcast | Take Heart | Vegetarianism's Benefits |

This site is hosted and maintained by
The Mary T. and Frank L. Hoffman Family Foundation.