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Is grassfed beef really better for you?

Is grassfed beef really better for you?

Yes: Just as "you are what you eat" cows are what they eat. Their natural diet is grass. Corn is an unnatural food for them & these days most cows are fed toxic pesticide-laden gmo corn. Corn-fed beef has many unhealthy fats & pesticide residues. Grassfed beef is lower in fat & has a much higher amount of healthy fats like omega 3 fats & cla. I consider grassfed beef to be healthy ®ular beef unhealthy! ...Read more

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I like grassfed beef. Is it a lot healthier than regular and worth the high price?

I like grassfed beef. Is it a lot healthier than regular and worth the high price?

Yes and yes: Just as "you are what you eat" cows are what they eat. Their natural diet is grass. Corn is an unnatural food for them & these days most cows are fed toxic pesticide-laden gmo corn. Corn-fed beef has many unhealthy fats & pesticide residues. Grassfed beef is lower in fat & has a much higher amount of healthy fats like omega 3 fats & cla. I consider grassfed beef to be healthy ®ular beef unhealthy! ...Read more

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What are the chances of getting a foodborne illness from raw grassfed beef?

What are the chances of getting a foodborne illness from raw grassfed beef?

Higher than cooked: Cooking destroys many disease causing micro-organisms so your chances are higher with raw beef than cooked. Cooking does not destroy some toxins associated with food-poisoning so if the beef was not properly processed and refrigerated prior to cooking, so it's not 100%. Grassfed implies the cow was not crowded in a feedlot but even that may be misleading. Buyer beware! ...Read more

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How bad is beef for health?

How bad is beef for health?

Not bad if lean: Lean beef is not bad for one's health, as long as it is consumed in moderation. Your leaner cuts of beef include the filet mignon and new york steaks. The fattier and less healthy cuts include your prime rib and rib eye cuts. Stick with the healthier, leaner cuts and enjoy in moderation. ...Read more

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Are beef sweetbreads healthy?

Are beef sweetbreads healthy?

No: Sweetbread is the pancreas. First, any beef product is unhealthy. There is no reason to ever eat that. There are many other dining options out there. Second, you increase your fat intake (particularly the pancreas compared to muscle meat), cholesterol, and inflammation, especially if it's not organic, free-roaming, vegetarian-fed (what cows naturally eat). ...Read more

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What is effect of eating rare beef?

What is effect of eating rare beef?

Not much: Rare beef occurs when the cooking does not denature the red myoglobin in the beef. In this country beef is inspected and certified so disease is unlikely from poorly cooked beef. It does contain a goody amount of nutritional protein, and a few vitamins like vitamin b-12 less common in vegetable sources. Rarely beef can be contaminated during processing and outbreaks of illness have occurred. ...Read more

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How often should I be eating beef a week?

How often should I be eating beef a week?

No consensus but...: There is absolutely no consensus on this. One thing I can say is there is no need to eat any at all. Vegetarians & vegans would say none & a large body of evidence points to reduced risk of heart disease & cancer & longer life in those who are vegetarian. If you do eat beef I advise only grass-fed meat. Beef fed gmo-corn & given hormones/antibiotics is very unhealthy to eat! See my comment:. ...Read more

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What happens if you eat bad corn beef and cabbage?

What happens if you eat bad corn beef and cabbage?

Food Poisoning: Food poisoning, also called foodborne illness, is illness caused by eating contaminated food. Infectious organisms — including bacteria, viruses and parasites — or their toxins are the most common causes of food poisoning. Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/food-poisoning/basics/definition/con-20031705 ...Read more

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Can eating only ground beef be unhealthy that means I eat nothing else?

Can eating only ground beef be unhealthy that means I eat nothing else?

Nothing else?: Any diet that asks you to eat only one thing is bad from the start. Eat a balanced diet just like your mom said. Plenty of fruits and vegetables. Everything in moderation. ...Read more

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Hi. Does beef make fat in body while consuming on daily basis its save to beef Daily or not?

Hi. Does beef make fat in body while consuming on daily basis its save to beef Daily or not?

Beef: Beef is a good source of protein. Although I do not eat beef everyday, it is not harmful. However too much everyday is. This is from a caloric standpoint and you only need so much protein. ...Read more

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Why dose beef make me feel sick?

Why dose beef make me feel sick?

Reaction: There are a few reasons why beef might be affecting you. It could be an allergy to the beef or a even a sensitivity. Sometime people react to beef because of what the cow was given (like the grains it was fed or the hormones and antibiotics it was given). If it is an allergy or sensitivity, there are some tests that your doctor can do to get more information. ...Read more

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What component of beef aids in vision?

What component of beef aids in vision?

Beef and eye: Collagen. Used in plastic surgery around the eye as well as corneal cross linking surgery. ...Read more

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Is daily eating beef meat bad for health? ¿

Is daily eating beef meat bad for health? ¿

In moderation: As with all things in life... do everything in moderation. Beef is fine, but that depends on how much beef one eats over time. For example, 4 ounces of beef every day is fine. But, 40 ounces of beef every day is an abnormally huge amount. Life is about balance. Balance is what matters. ...Read more

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Accidentally ate some moldy beef jerky serious?

Accidentally ate some moldy beef jerky serious?

Only if you get sick: If you develop symptoms of GI distress or other changes go and see a doctor and be tested. ...Read more

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What are the pros and cons of eating pork and beef?

What are the pros and cons of eating pork and beef?

Pork & beef fair: Plant based diets are best for us to prevent diseases, so pork & beef are the lowest on the health benefits scale. They contribute to cholesterol, inflammation, many infectious diseases in the world. The benefits are when lean they provide B12 (which can be supplemented), iron (which can be supplemented). If you eat them, eat them rarely, use organic and lean cuts. ...Read more