Carrol Krause was a journalist who wrote a blog titled ‘Stories by Carrol’ before passing away because of an ovarian cancer diagnosis. This blog emphasizes the best and the worst of her last days. A few months ago she started having digestive issues and could no longer eat normal food. What hospice workers brought her as meal replacements horrified her.
Krause writes: “Hospice had the very best of intentions, [but] the stuff they sent over was not real FOOD. In fact, I’m outraged at the idea that they feed this stuff to dying people.”
She was provided a bag full of products by Ensure: pudding, shakes, and a drink that pretends to be apple juice, which contain chemicals. Ensure is a brand by Abbott that makes medical “nutritional shakes and drinks.” It makes big claims to customers such as “#1 Doctor Recommended” and “Worldwide Leader in Nutritional Science” but in reality their products are as far away from a healthy meal as you can get.
Corn Syrup Solids are made of dehydrated corn syrup, which is 100% glucose, a type of sugar that adds to the risk of obesity. It has been linked to diabetes, and cancer.
Cupric sulfate is a pesticide and fungicide, that is toxic, and can cause gastrointestinal issues, anemia, and even death at high doses.It can cause the cells to mutate due to genetic damage.
Chromium chloride is toxic and has negative affects on the reproductive system for both men and women, stomach problems, abnormal bleeding, and ulcers.
Sodium Selenite is a toxic ingredient produced as a byproduct of copper metal refining. Yet, it is often labeled as a “nutrient.” The Environmental Protection Agency has classified it as dangerous.
Natural and Artificial Flavors can include a row of different chemicals, often derived from inorganic sources, and are harmful to health, adding to the contributions for illnesses in the whole body, including different types of cancers.