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Is our toxic soup environment a cause for obesity? Is it making us fatter?
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In brief: Depends on what...
Your "toxic soup" is defined as.
If the environment is toxic because of processed foods, sedentary lifestyles and supersized portions/all you can eat-costco sized mentality...Yes! if you are referring to our industrialized polluted environment-maybe. When was the last time you: rode a bike to work? Parked far away to walk to your destination? Ate 5 servings of veggies, fruits and roots?

In brief: Depends on what...
Your "toxic soup" is defined as.
If the environment is toxic because of processed foods, sedentary lifestyles and supersized portions/all you can eat-costco sized mentality...Yes! if you are referring to our industrialized polluted environment-maybe. When was the last time you: rode a bike to work? Parked far away to walk to your destination? Ate 5 servings of veggies, fruits and roots?
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
Dr. Michael H. T. Sia
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Dr. Bettina Herbert
I heartily agree with Dr. Sia and, from India and other polluted environments, we find that toxins may be contributing to diseases such as Type II Diabetes. Some people are also very susceptible to heavy metal and other toxins. Scorecard.org will help you discover how dirty your current or previous locations are. Find practitioners to help at http://www.functionalmedicine.org.
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