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White Meat Is Just As Bad for You as Red Meat, Study Finds

White Meat Is Just as Bad for You as Red Meat, Study Finds

It's long been accepted that white meat, such as chicken and turkey, is better than for you than red meat, like beef and lamb. However, new research says otherwise. A study from the Children's Hospital...

Eating Just 3 Eggs a Week Linked to Early Death

Eating just three eggs a week could increase the risk of suffering an early death, according to a new study. The study -- conducted at Northwestern University and published in the medical journal JAMA --...
How Do Vegans Get Cholesterol?

How Do Vegans Get Cholesterol?

How do vegans get cholesterol? Whether diet or genetics, here's all you need to know about cholesterol on a plant-based diet. According to MedlinePlus, an online service launched by the U.S. United States National Library of...
Vegan Doctor Joel Kahn Goes Diet-to-Diet With Meat-Lover Chris Kesser on The Joe Rogan Experience

Vegan Doctor Joel Kahn Goes Diet-to-Diet With Meat-Lover Chris Kresser on The Joe Rogan...

Dr. Joel Kahn, a well known vegan cardiologist and plant-based advocate, appeared as a guest medical professional on The Joe Rogan Experience podcast today. He was matched with Chris Kresser, an equally reputable medical practitioner,...

Plant-Based “Portfolio Diet” Could Lower Risk of Cardiovascular Disease, Says New Research

Following a plant-based diet could lower the risks of cardiovascular disease, according to new research. Factors like blood pressure, inflammation, and triglycerides could all be improved upon with the diet, as well as cholesterol levels. Research...

World Health Organization Calls for Worldwide Ban on Trans Fats

The World Health Organization (WHO) has called for a global ban on trans fats to be implemented within the next five years. According to the American Heart Association, industrially-produced trans fats (also known as trans...

13 Ways Consuming Dairy Products is Detrimental to Human Health

Got milk? If so, you may also experience acne, digestion issues, unwanted belly fat, and a higher risk of developing cancer. All of these conditions have been linked to dairy consumption. The slogan, "Milk...
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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 protein could help to reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease, says a new study out of St. Michael’s Hospital,...
'Remarkable Opportunities' in Vegan Market, Investors Say

Heart Disease Epidemic in Young People is Linked to Meat Consumption, New Research Finds

Risk factors for developing cardiovascular disease in young people ages 18-45 have increased significantly in the last two decades, despite a decline among older populations during the same time period, says a new study...

Cholesterol Free Vegan Hard Boiled Egg Developed by Students

There aren’t many things you can’t get as a vegan - plant based cheese, dairy free milk, vegan candy, meat-free meats - you name it, there’s an animal friendly version for everything. That is...

Study Shows Vegans Have Lower Cholesterol Potentially Saving $3 Billion on Medical Bills

A systematic review of nearly 50 observational studies and clinical trials has revealed that plant based diets are associated with lower cholesterol. Published in Nutrition Review the study found that those eating plant based...