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Are Meat and Dairy Type 1 Diabetes Triggers?

Are Meat and Dairy Type 1 Diabetes Triggers?

Type 1 diabetes “arises following the autoimmune destruction of the insulin-producing pancreatic β cells… is most often diagnosed in children and adolescents, usually presenting with a classic trio of symptoms” as their blood sugars...
Can a Plant-Based Diet Help With Autoimmune Disease?

Can a Plant-Based Diet Help With Autoimmune Disease?

A growing body of evidence indicates that a healthy plant-based diet can positively impact certain autoimmune diseases. In many cases, individuals report a significant reduction—or even total reversal—of autoimmune disease symptoms when they cut...
Slovakian Researchers Look at Vegan Diet to Reverse Type-2 Diabetes

Slovakian Doctors Reverse Diabetes With Plant-Based Diet

Slovakian researchers have reversed the symptoms of type-2 diabetes with a whole foods, plant-based diet. Pravda, the nation's largest newspaper, featured the new findings on Wednesday. The NFI (Natural Food Interaction) Diet first implemented clinical trials...
These Canadian Doctors Just Turned a Village Vegan

These Canadian Doctors Just Turned a Village Vegan

Around 300 people in Burin Peninsula, Newfoundland have recently switched to a vegan diet for health reasons. Gift of Health workshops held by Dr. Arjun Rayapudi and Dr. Shobha Rayapudi -- two doctors who moved...

Can You Manage Diabetes With a Vegan Diet?

Diabetes affects around one in fifteen people in the UK -- it's a serious health condition, but it's also one that can be controlled effectively. One way to manage diabetes is to follow a...
18-Year-Old CEO Is Using Vegan Food to Eradicate Childhood Diabetes

18-Year-Old CEO Is Using Vegan Food to Eradicate Childhood Diabetes

Eighteen-year-old CEO Haile Thomas is helping to eradicate childhood diabetes. The young activist, chef, and public speaker runs the nonprofit Healthy Active Positive Powerful Youth (HAPPY). The organization educates kids about healthy plant-powered diets and...
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Why Animal Fat Is More Dangerous Than Sugar

Consumption of saturated fat is more likely to result in heart disease, type-2 diabetes, and liver disease than consuming sugar or unsaturated fat, according to a study published last year in Diabetes Care. Researchers of...

Pastor Grows Vegetables to Help Community Reverse Diabetes

A pastor in Baltimore is helping undernourished communities across the U.S. grow their own fresh vegetables. With one in three Baltimoreons suffering from obesity, and 12 percent diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, Rev. Heber Brown...
Plants Are Way More Filling Than Meat, Men Finally Admit

Plants Are Way More Filling Than Meat, Men Finally Admit

Following a vegan diet leaves men feeling more full and satisfied than eating meat, according to a new study published in the journal Nutrients. A group of 60 men participated in the study; 20 were...

Vegan Diet Could Reduce Symptoms of Depression and Improve Mental Health for Type-2 Diabetes...

Evidence highlighting the positive influence of a vegan diet on type-2 diabetes continues to compound. A recent research review not only looks at the physical benefits, but also studies the way a plant-based diet...
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Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams Stars in New Forks Over Knives Documentary ‘Reversing Diabetes...

Vegan Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams was featured in a new mini-documentary series produced by Forks Over Knives, an online platform that promotes the health benefits of a plant-based diet based on the 2011 documentary...
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Plant-Based Diet May Prevent Chronic Disease Among the Elderly, Says Study

People may be living longer due to advancements in medicine, but according to research by Market Watch, the latter two-thirds of their lives may be spent batting multiple chronic diseases. However, experts have pointed...

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 plant based diet for those who were suffering from the condition and for those who are pre-diabetic. It has also...

Will.i.am Hints That He Went Vegan for the Animals and Joins the #VEGANG

After making headlines recently regarding his dramatic weight loss and improved health following the adoption of a plant based diet, Black Eyed Peas lead and the Voice judge Will.i.am has now shared his own voice on...
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Vegan Doctor Launches Cookbook to Help Reverse Diabetes

Dr. Neal Barnard, of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM), has just announced the release of a new vegan cookbook next month, designed to provide readers with knowledge and recipes to help reverse...
Study Shows That a Vegan Meal Plan May Improve Health of Those Living With Type-2 Diabetes

Vegan Diet Endorsed by American Diabetes Association

A vegan diet rich in whole foods -- mainly fresh fruits, vegetables, and plant-based proteins including beans, grains, nuts, and seeds, can help to mitigate the onset and effects of type-2 diabetes, the American...
Obesity and Diabetes Cause 800,000 Cases of Cancer a Year, Study Finds

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) and type-2 diabetes as the sources of nearly six percent of all cancers across the globe -- nearly 800,000...

New Research Finds Link Between Cow’s Milk and Diabetes

A new paper has revealed a connection between dairy consumption and type 1 diabetes. Seven researchers have analyzed over 70 studies, producing a paper which has been accepted by the Journal of Nutrition & Diabetes. The...

5 Important Key Messages To Remember After Watching ‘What The Health’

“What the Health,” has generated quite a lot of attention in the media since its release earlier this year and perhaps it’s because this is the very first time these issues have been highlighted...

Yet Another Major Medical Journal Backs Plant Based Diets!

Plant based diets have once again been highlighted as key in the prevention of a range of serious health conditions according to a recent issue of the Journal of Geriatric Cardiology, which the the Former Head of the...

The Truth About ‘What The Health’ Claim “Sugar Doesn’t Cause Diabetes”

Earlier this year, pro-vegan documentary What The Health was released on Netflix. The film, which explores the credibility of large health organisations' advice on nutrition, has received a lot of attention from both supporters...