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Tobacco Is Being Used to Bioengineer a Coronavirus Vaccine

Tobacco Is Being Used to Bioengineer a Coronavirus Vaccine

Cigarette maker British American Tobacco (BAT) is using tobacco to bioengineer a plant-based coronavirus vaccine. BAT's U.S. biotech subsidiary, Kentucky BioProcessing (KBP), is developing a COVID-19 vaccine. “KBP has been exploring alternative uses of the tobacco...

Meat Needs Regulations and Warnings Like Tobacco, Says Experts

A new report compiled by The Lancet Commission on Obesity is calling for governments to treat red meat and other unhealthy foods the same way they treat the tobacco industry. The 61-page report, created by 43 academics across...

5 Ways Eating Meat Can Be as Bad for Your Body as Smoking

Earlier this year, esteemed medical practitioner, Dr. Michael Greger, claimed that switching to a plant based diet was the equivalent of quitting smoking. So, if going vegan can do so much good for your...