Potentially Deadly Diseases With a Link to Meat Production

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Potentially Deadly Diseases Linked to Meat Production

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has noted that the first COVID-19 infections were linked to a live-animal market in China and that approximately 75% of recently emerging infectious diseases affecting humans have come from other animals. Some of these include the following:

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“Industrial farms are super-incubators for viruses.” – Bob Martin, former executive director of the Pew Commission on Industrial Animal Farm Production

I want the wild animal markets closed.” – Dr Ian Lipkin, infectious disease expert


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