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#1 Old 05-30-2017, 01:24 PM
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Hi everyone! I'm De from southern Missouri. My husband and I recently became Vegan after watching a few incredibly disturbing movies on how inhumanly our animals are treated for the food industry. I look forward to chatting with you all!
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#2 Old 05-30-2017, 07:14 PM
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Hi everyone! I'm De from southern Missouri. My husband and I recently became Vegan after watching a few incredibly disturbing movies on how inhumanly our animals are treated for the food industry. I look forward to chatting with you all!
Hello De, welcome to the forum!

It may seem like there aren't any other vegans around, but there's actually a pretty large vegetarian social group near Springfield: https://www.meetup.com/Vegetarian-Ve...of-the-Ozarks/
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Specific recommendations for a healthy diet include: eating more fruit, vegetables, legumes, nuts and grains; cutting down on salt, sugar and fats. It is also advisable to choose unsaturated fats, instead of saturated fats and towards the elimination of trans-fatty acids."
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Welcome. You and your husband are not only saving animals, you're saving the environment too. Happy you're here!
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#4 Old 05-31-2017, 03:28 PM
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Thanks David3 for the information. We are still so new at this that sometimes if feels like your all alone in this adventure.
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#5 Old 05-31-2017, 11:21 PM
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"The time will come when men such as I will look upon the murder of animals as they now look upon the murder of men." - Leonardo Da Vinci, Italian Painter, Sculptor, Architect, Musician, Engineer, and Scientist

When it comes to having a central nervous system, and the ability to feel pain, hunger, and thirst, a rat is a pig is a dog is a boy. ~Ingrid Newkirk
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Welcome! Glad to see you on the boards!

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