How Safe Is Your Food?
These are some really good examples of Food Documentaries we should all watch to learn more about the food industry and genuine health problems caused from the food we eat.
But don’t forget, it isn’t just the food we eat but where we get it from too, the food industry has evolved into something we need to look out for and opt for change
The theme for World Health Day 2015 is food safety. As someone who loves food, I consider the safety of our food and where it comes from an important issue. The World Health Organization claims that “over 200 diseases are caused by unsafe food containing harmful bacteria, parasites, viruses, chemical substances.” Pretty scary. From books such as The Omnivore’s Dilemma and Salt, Sugar, Fat to the many documentaries that are being produced, there’s no shortage of resources to educate ourselves. Take some time this World Health Day to learn more about where your food comes from and the issues surrounding our health, the food industry, and what we’re putting into our bodies. Here are 10 documentaries to get started…
1. Food Chains – A group of workers work to overcome corporate greed and end abuse in America’s fields, revealing what actually feeds our country.
2. Forks Over Knives – This documentary…
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