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Mad Cow Disease

Mad cow disease, also known as bovine spongiform encephalopathy is a brain wasting disease affecting cattle and humans. Once contracted, it is invariably fatal. The disease primarily affects cattle and is perpetuated by industrial animal husbandry practices; namely, feeding ...

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