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Writing about my family

Part 1 – Questions 1 to 6
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A few years ago, veganism 1 restricted to a small number of animal activists and hippies, and it attracted a lot of criticism from uninformed people. However, plant-based eating2 becoming more and more accepted, and it3 started to have a significant impact on the food industry and people's eating habits.

For the animals:

Veganism is a way of living that seeks to exclude all forms 4 exploitation and cruelty to animals for food, clothing, or any other purpose. Many people5 vegan because they believe that animals have the right to live free from suffering, and they don't want to contribute to the animal agriculture industry, which 6 responsible for a great deal of animal suffering.

For your health:

Recent research7 shown that vegans are less likely to develop heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and high blood pressure. They are also more likely to be 8 healthy weight. This is because a vegan diet is typically rich in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and legumes, which are all good for your health.

For the environment:

Animal agriculture is a major contributor to climate change, water pollution, and deforestation.9 vegan is one of the best things you can do for the environment.

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