Twenty-four million Americans suffer from diabetes, and one in three children are overweight or obese. Studies show that poor diet and physical inactivity are poised to overtake tobacco as the leading actual cause of death in the US. In Whitewash, Joseph Keon unveils how North Americans unwittingly sabotage their health every day by drinking milk, and shows that our obsession with calcium is unwarranted.› MORE
I might be one of the last people you would expect to find questioning the value of dairy products for human health. Not that this is an easy question for most people. The assumption that dairy products are wonderful foods prevails throughout our culture with amazing tenacity. But in my family of origin, this assumption was held with a steadfastness that was virtually religious.› MORE
Whitewash is published by New Society Publishers, an activist publisher focused on solutions and social change.
- Posted Nov 10 2011
Whitewash has been selected as the 2011 "Book of the Year" by VegNews Magazine in...
- Posted Jul 26 2011
Using the most sensitive and rapid testing technology, researchers lead by Dr....
- Posted May 13 2011
Whitewash has been proclaimed a Silver Medalist in the 2011 Independent Publisher...