The american nutritionist Michael Greger alert on a hipottico virus that will end the life of half the world’s population and that may arise because of the cra intensive chickens, according to what he explains in his new book ‘How to survive a pandemic’, inform this Saturday International Business Times.
The expert argues that the hens live in very confined spaces and can not move the wings, to the time that they are exposed to levels of amonaco of their own feces, which ensures it is the perfect environment for the new virus to spread.
“Few ms animals apian, ms turns can give you the virus in the roulette wheel, while bet on the grand prize pandmico that can be hidden in the lining of the lungs of the chickens,” he explains.
A “disaster” ms serious than the covid-19
The expert believes that this hipottica disease represent them to mankind a risk of an more than the covid-19, which has already claimed the lives of more than 365,000 people across the world. “With pandemics that spread explosively a virus from human to human, the problem is never if [puede ocurrir]but when” one reads in his book.
The nutritionist, who is also an activist, a vegan, believes that our reliance on the flesh makes us “extremely vulnerable” to new pandemics, and therefore recommends to take a plant-based diet.
Moreover, it holds that raise poultry in groups ms small will allow stas may move around with ms easily and live in spaces ms higinicos, which will reduce the chances of a deadly outbreak. However, Greger ensures that this will not be enough to prevent a “disaster”, since that will continue to exist a link viral between humans and birds. “While there is poultry, there will be pandemics”, he concludes.