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    Autoimmune disease

    I often poke around on the Wikipedia looking at this and that and I come across things that appear to match many of the symptoms of the consumption of toxic chemical artificial colors, flavors and preservatives.


    Most of the diseases, ailments and disorders on this page have something to do with the harmful effects that the additives have on everyone.

    Not everybody eats the same things, but our bodies are the same in form and function, you can try and argue that you're not like anyone else, but you breathe air, drink water and go to the bathroom the same way as everyone else.

    But everybody is different, we don't all eat the exact things but we are exposed to these chemical additives in products other than foods so as different as each of us is to everyone else. The more exposure you have, the sicker you will be!

    The first thing to know is that all of the chemical based artificial additives break down your immune system and you are susceptible to illnesses, viruses and other problems. The weakening of the immune system is the first problem.

    The second problem is that all those diseases listed on that page appear to me to have many of the same symptoms I suffered when I was eating all those nasty colors, flavors and preservatives.

    I'm not saying that all the diseases are caused by the additives but there's something to my saying that many of the autoimmune disorders have the same symptoms I have seen.

    And the fact that petroleum based coal tar food drug and cosmetic dyes, wood based coal tar flavorings and the toxic preservatives like EDTA that contains formaldehyde, cyanide and lye. Are not good for anyone who isn't sick and they are ten times worse for someone who is suffering from one of these auto immune diseases. The fact that all pharmaceuticals contain the dyes it's almost pointless to take them when you're having more of the thing that seemingly made you sick in the first place.

    I am saying that consuming additives will make the sick even sicker and they should try to avoid as many additives as possible.

    It's logical to me that toxic chemicals that aren't good for anyone, sick, or not.

    I'm pointing out that there are all of these unexplained problems shared by millions upon millions of American people.

    And most of the people all over America know absolutely nothing about the additives. The FDA said it's okay so we wont question it.

    I recall someone saying.... "Question everything"

    And that's exactly what I have been doing and this is why the whole issue is so important to me.

    This garbage almost killed me and I am quite tired of seeing everyone around me getting sick, or sicker while I feel better and better.

    I know what the additives are doing to me, to you and to everyone else.

    If you want autism to stop, if you want alzheimer's and the other problems to go away......

    Stand up, scream and shout force them to BAN ALL toxic chemical based artificial colors, flavors and preservatives.

    Tell everyone and share this information with everyone you know and love and then share it with the people you dislike and hate because nobody deserves what the corporations are doing to all of us.

    We need change and we need it now.
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