September 30, 2020

Damaging Food and The Fight against Coronavirus



Damaging Food and The Fight against Coronavirus
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“You see, this is all the food industry. Unfortunately, the food industry is killing us on par with tobacco.”

– Doctor and TV presenter Alexander Myasnikov on the common mistakes people make when they’re trying to eat right, citing items such as kefir and smoothies as things that do not improve health

Runner-Up Quote

“I would like to emphasize again: the fight against the epidemic is far from over, it ebbs and flows, in no case should we lose our vigilance. And now I would like to once again appeal to all our citizens. Risks, dear friends, remain, I want to ask you to remember this and show maximum responsibility for yourself and for those who are near you.”

– Russian President Vladimir Putin, in an appeal to citizens to follow measures combating the novel coronavirus, so that more restrictive ones won’t be necessary, adding that everyone should follow the recommendations of doctors and specialists
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