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Cynthia & her Mom

Some types of meat have more fat than others. Many people avoid pork and beef because they are higher in fat than poultry and fish.

Some people don't eat meat for religious reasons.

Some people don't eat meat because of the way the animal is treated before it is killed for it's meat.

If a person wants to be a vegetarian or vegan, they have to be sure to get enough protein and iron from the other types of foods they are allowing themselves to eat, or they will get sick... especially children! :)

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