Category: Health & Nutrition

The need-to-knows about your health and nutrition on a vegan diet, with expert recommendations from qualified nutritionists and up to date nutrition facts.

Fatburger Adds Vegan Impossible Burgers to All U.S. Locations

All of the nearly 70 Fatburger locations across the U.S. will now include the vegan Impossible…

Popular Vegan Restaurant Doomies Opens Second LA Location

Hollywood has shown their love for vegan restaurant Doomies Home Cookin' to be so strong,…

New Study Explores the Link Between Vegan Diet and Breast Cancer Treatment

The Highland Hospital in Rochester, New York, announced a progressive new study to assess the…

Vegan Diet Could Help Prevent Type-2 Diabetes, New Research Shows

New research from the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) found that a vegan diet may…

Health Insurance Company to Offer Discounted Rates for Vegans

An Israel-based health insurance company says it is offering discounted insurance rates on health and…

Vegan Doctor Explains Difference Between Plant Based And Vegetarian Diet

In an article published yesterday on NutritionFacts.org, Dr. Michael Greger spoke out about the difference…

New Study Links Rheumatoid Arthritis With Beef And Dairy Products

A recent study from the University of Florida has shown a link between rheumatoid arthritis…

Plant-Based Diet May Be the Key to Preventing Dementia Says Vegan Doctor

Vegan Dr. Michael Greger recently revealed how a plant-based diet may help prevent Alzheimer's disease,…

Plant-Based Diet Increases IVF Success Rates By Nearly 70%, Study Finds

A diet rich in fresh fruits and vegetables and low in red meat may help…

11 Time World Champion Surfer Kelly Slater Goes Vegan

Another day, another athlete goes vegan. This time, it's Kelly Slater, a surfer who has…

Vegan Diet May Be the Key to Winning the ‘War on Cancer’, Studies Find

Renowned researcher and author of the bestselling 2005 book, “The China Study,” T. Colin Campbell,…

Vegans Combat Cancer More Effectively Than Meat Eaters, Studies Suggest

Can vegan blood do a better job of beating cancer than the blood of someone…

Endocrinology Physicians Recommend a Vegan Diet for Type 2 Diabetes

Last month, we reported that the American Diabetes Association had recommended the consumption of a…

Red Meat Consumption Linked to 70% Increased Risk of Rectal Cancer

A new study has explored the way diet can manipulate our health, for better or…

Researchers to Study Health Benefits of Veganizing  African American Soul Food

Can authentic soul food be veganized and still taste delicious? That’s the plan for some…

Jermain Defoe Advises Young Football Players to Eat a Vegan Diet to Succeed

Back in August, it was reported that Jermain Defoe had credited his football comeback to…

10 Vegan Female Athletes Smashing The Vegan Protein Stigma

There has long been a stigma that consuming a vegan or vegetarian diet increases the…

Facebook Gives Employees Plant-Based Nutrition Education with Vegan Community

Recently, it was reported that Google has been embracing the vegan movement. Not only did…

1300 School District Employees Take on a Healthy Vegan Diet Challenge

Starting today, 1,300 people have pledged to take on a very healthy challenge promising to…

4 Things You Should Know About the Future of Animal Testing

For centuries, animals have been used in the name of science, medicine, clothing, entertainment, and…

A Step by Step Guide to Pre and Post Workout Nutrition on a Vegan Diet

As vegan diets are known to increase energy levels and decrease recovery time, eating plant…

New Study Links Processed Meat Consumption With Breast Cancer

A new study from the University of Glasgow has discovered that women between the ages…

Men’s Fitness Say to Trade Steak for Vegan Protein to Reduce Bad Cholesterol

Men’s Fitness has published an article encouraging readers to ditch meat and replace it with plant protein because…

Vegan Doctor Launches 3-Month ‘Healing America’ Tour

Starting on January 20th, vegan doctor and health pioneer T. Colin Campbell will be touring…

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…

Vegan Mayo Demand Set for Rapid Growth Due to Public Health Concerns

Another vegan market is set to reach new heights, as revealed in a recent report.…

New Study Reinforces That Consuming Red Meat Increases Cancer Risk

For a long time now red meat has been linked to cancer. The warning has…

Eat More Vegan Protein to Reduce Heart Disease Risk, New Study Recommends

Replacing just one or two servings of animal protein per day with a high-quality plant-based…

‘Clean Meat’ Could Provide Solution to Organ Shortage

'Clean meat' has made news many times this year, making leaps and bounds in development…

Vegan Diet Endorsed by American Diabetes Association

A vegan diet rich in whole foods -- mainly fresh fruits, vegetables, and plant-based proteins…

Vegan Doctors Launch Plant Based Health Podcast with Celebrity Guests

The podcast, 'The Exam Room', dubbed 'The Healthiest Podcast Ever', was launched last month. The series…

Why Eating Chicken Isn’t Actually Good For You After All

It has become widely accepted in recent years that if you want to consume meat…

9 Things You Didn’t Know About Cheese, But Wish You Did

Cheese is nearly everywhere these days. It's the flavor of chips, in tacos, on burgers,…

Tim McGraw Shares Emotional Vegan Story (#TheRestOfOurLife)

Three-time Grammy Award winning country music star Tim McGraw shared an emotional fan video of…

‘2 Meal Day’ Personal Trainer Urges People to Reduce Meat Intake

Personal trainer Max Lowery says that people are eating too much meat. The former sprinter…

Vegans Are Blamed for Hindering the Sales of Pepperoni

A recent 81-page report on the Global Pepperoni Food Market has named the “Growing adoption…

Chefs Have The Same Responsibility As Doctors, Says Top Vegan Chef Matthew Kenney

Recently, the health benefits of a plant-based diet have been under the spotlight, with many…

How Eating Chicken Could (Seriously) Cause An Apocalypse

People often talk about the dangers of red meat but few are open to discussing…

Obesity and Diabetes Cause 800,000 Cases of Cancer a Year, Study Finds

New research out of Imperial College London points to a high body mass index (BMI)…

Doctors Urged to Prescribe Healthy Vegan Food to Patients

A seminar that focuses on the health benefits of plant-based foods in preventing some of…

Vegan Diet Could Prevent 8 Out of 10 Leading Causes of Death, Doctors Claim

A report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has evaluated the current diseases…

Vegan Food Gets a Major Upgrade Thanks to a 3D-Printed Zero-Calorie Fiber

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem’s Yissum Research Development Company have just unveiled a futuristic, extremely…

New Study Suggests Soy Consumption Could Help Fight Breast Cancer

The effect of soy on health has been a hotly debated topic for some time.…

The Sweetest Vegan ‘Superfood’ You Can Eat Without Breaking The Bank

Sometimes you just can't justify eating a bar of delicious vegan chocolate for every snack. Luckily, this…

Vegan Doctor and Former NASA Nutritionist Shares Diet Advice at Medical Conference

Eight out of the 10 leading causes of deaths in America are health-related diseases. According to Dr…

More Fruit & Veg Farms Essential to Avoid Post-Brexit Health Crisis, Report Suggests

The picture of a post-Brexit Britain leaves a multitude of concerns that need to be…

Vegan “Brain Food” Created to Help Boost Mental Performance

A new product hit the market last month, called IQ Bars which have been created…

Whole Milk Consumption Linked to Prostate Cancer Risk, Study Finds

Men suffering from prostate cancer should avoid whole milk, says new research out of the…

Doctors Are Prescribing Plants to Patients (and They’re Working Better Than Drugs)

Increasing consumption of fresh fruits and vegetables is so vital to human health that doctors…

High Fiber Diets Dramatically Cut Risk of Death from Bowel Cancer, Study Claims

According to Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), a new study published in JAMA Oncology…