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Saturated Fat Linked to 21% Increase In Heart Disease

Saturated Fat Linked to 21% Increase In Heart Disease

It reads like a spy novel. In 2008, the global dairy industry meets in Mexico City, concerned that the public is perceiving dairy and the fats within are unhealthy. Soy milk sales are booming...
Eating Red Meat May Increase Heart Disease Risk 1,000% More Than Vegan Diet, Study Finds

Does Red Meat Cause Heart Disease? What You Need to Know

(Updated February 9, 2020) | Does red meat cause heart disease? Here's what you need to know. A 2018 study by the Cleveland Clinic found that eating red meat may increase the risk of heart...
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...

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 --...

Vegan Diet Most Effective at Preventing Heart Disease, Says Study

Following a vegan diet is more effective at preventing heart disease than the American Heart Association-recommended diet, according to a new study. The eight-week-long study, published by the American Heart Association (AHA), evaluated 100 participants suffering...
New Zealand Documentary 'The Big Fat Lie' Pressures Government to Promote Benefits of Vegan Diet

New Zealand Documentary ‘The Big Fat Lie’ Pressures Government to Promote Benefits of Vegan...

New vegan documentary "The Big Fat Lie," made to help New Zealander's realize the connection between diet and disease, is now available on-demand. Produced, self-funded, and narrated by Grant Dixon, a documentary-maker and vegan, the...
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Childhood Consumption of Vegan Omega-3 Fatty Acids Linked to Healthier Heart

Eating vegan sources of omega-3 during childhood may reduce one's risk of heart disease later on in life. A recent study published last June in the Journal of Hypertension, which analyzed a sample of 2,000 adults, found...

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams Presents Vegan Cardiology Program

Vegan Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams will present a special talk on the relationship between diet and cardiovascular disease later this month. Called "Nutrition and CV Disease: Taking the DIE Out of DIET," the event...
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Musician Will.i.am Says That Going Vegan Changed His Life and Everyone Should Try It

The Black Eyed Peas frontman Will.i.am credited his vegan diet for multiple recent health improvements while speaking to The Huffington Post founder Arianna Huffington on the most recent episode of her podcast, The Thrive Global...
The Reason a Plant-Based Diet Has So Many Anti-Aging Benefits

The Fountain of Youth is Made of Fruits and Veggies, Not $100 Moisturizers

When the Human Genome Project was completed in 2003, the field of aging expected remarkable findings from “cracking” the genetic code, the “genetic” era of health. In the last 15 years, a new era...

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...
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Why You Should Forget About Paleo and Embrace a Vegan Diet for Your Health

Alright, Cavemen and Cavewoman. Let's discuss what it’s like hunting, gathering, and, wait… I forgot it’s 2018, and most of us go to Whole Foods. So let's talk about the evidence-based medical disadvantages of...
Omega-3 Fish Oil Supplements Don't Prevent Heart Disease, Study Finds

Omega-3 Fish Oil Supplements Don’t Prevent Heart Disease, Study Finds

A new Cochrane review has warned that omega-3 fish oil supplements may be completely ineffective in protecting against diseases. Omega-3 fatty acids from fish have been historically among the most common method of intaking the essential...
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Concerns Over Heart Disease and Breast Cancer Risk Expected to Grow Nondairy Milk Market

According to a new report released by market research firm Million Insights, concerns over heart disease and breast cancer will help drive the global dairy alternatives market to a projected $35.6 billion by 2024. While the report analyzes the dairy...

‘Nutrition 2018’ Conference Reveals Mounting Evidence Points to Plant-Based Diet for Optimal Health

Mounting studies and nutritional evidence are showing a wholly or predominantly plant-based diet is optimal for human health and longevity. Many researchers presented their findings at the flagship meeting of the American Society for Nutrition,...
How a Vegan Diet is Changing Lives for the Better at a Cardiology Clinic in Pennsylvania

How a Vegan Diet is Changing Lives for the Better at a Cardiology Clinic...

Throughout my medical training, I was always impressed with the many advances in medicine and medical technology. I graduated medical school in 2014 and throughout all of my residency and fellowship training, medicine and...

How North Karelia, Finland Proved a Plant-Based Diet Can Save Lives 50 Years Ago

Fifty years ago, the population of a small region in Finland, named North Karelia, were put on a high-vegetable, low-fat diet, with positive results. The decision was made after the area became known as...
Meat and Dairy Rich Diets Linked to 50% Increased Risk of Heart Failure in Men, New Research Shows

Meat and Dairy Rich Diets Linked to 50% Increased Risk of Heart Failure in...

A new study published earlier this week in the journal, Circulation: Heart Failure, has revealed that a diet high in animal protein from meat and dairy products is linked to an increased risk of...
A Plant-Based Diet Helps Prevent Heart Disease Better Than Nutritional Supplements, Study Review Says

A Plant-Based Diet Helps Prevent Heart Disease Better Than Nutritional Supplements, Study Review Says

A new study review published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology earlier this week revealed that a plant-based diet may be more effective in protecting against heart disease than vitamin and mineral supplements. Current...
Plant-Based Diet May Lower Risk of Heart Attack, Research Suggests

Plant-Based Diet May Lower Risk of Heart Attack, Research Suggests

New research revealed that elderly women may lower their risk of heart problems if they consume more vegetables, Reuters reported. In the study, vegetable intake was linked to the condition of arteries, which can affect...

Vegan Protein From Nuts and Seeds Healthier Than Meat, Study Finds

A new study has found that a diet heavy in meat protein is associated with a sharp increase in risk for heart disease. In contrast, protein from plant-based sources such as nuts and seeds was...