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San Francisco Jails to Halve Meat Consumption Under New Law

San Francisco Jails to Halve Meat Consumption Under New Law

San Francisco hospitals and prisons may cut back on meat. The city just voted to reduce the consumption of animal products—including meat, dairy, and eggs—in hospitals and jails. On August 11, the City Board of...
Hospitals Are Finally Going Vegan Thanks to This Coalition

12,000 Doctors Are Helping New York’s Hospitals Go Vegan

Hospital food has a reputation for being disappointing. Sad, bland meals often made up of a slab of meat, mushy buttered vegetables, and rice cooked in chicken broth. Even at their best, hospital canteens...
60 Million Vegan Cafeteria Meals Get Help From Beyond Meat

60 Million Vegan Cafeteria Meals Get Help From Beyond Meat

Leading American food service provider Aramark just updated its menu to include more plant-based food. In partnership with vegan meat brand Beyond Meat, Aramark will bring vegan burgers and sausages to schools, hospitals, and...
Vegan Sandwiches Arrive at 53 UK Hospitals

Vegan Sandwiches Arrive at 53 UK Hospitals

Vegan sandwiches are now available from 53 hospitals across the UK. Supplied by wholesale sandwich supplier Raynors, the vegan options include a Fiery Mexican Wrap, a Vegan Cheese and Onion Toastie, a Vegan Sausage Sandwich,...
Eating Bacon is 'As Likely' to Cause Cancer As Asbestos

Eating Bacon Is ‘As Likely’ to Cause Cancer As Asbestos

A UK-based group of health-care workers called the Plant-Based Health Professionals says eating bacon is as dangerous as exposure to asbestos. The group is urging hospitals to ban bacon from patient and cafeteria menus in...
Hospital Promotes Vegan Food As Cancer Prevention

Hospital Promotes Vegan Food As Cancer Prevention

Updated May 13, 2019 | Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital in Michigan offered a healthy vegan cooking class to show which foods can help prevent cancer. The class, called the Eating Healthy to Prevent Cancer Cooking...
Canada's Hospitals to Get Vegan Vending Machines

Canada’s Hospitals to Get Vegan Vending Machines

Patients and staff at Lions Gate Hospital in North Vancouver could soon have access to a completely vegan vending machine, thanks to The Green Moustache plant-based cafe franchise. The company - which first launched its...
Michelin-Star Chef (Andreas Seibold) Brings (healthy) Vegan Meals to Australian Hospitals

You Can Now Eat Michelin-Star Worthy Vegan Food in Australian Hospitals

Michelin star chef Andreas Seibold thinks hopsital patients deserve better meals. And for patients at Australia's Canberra Hospital, that's about to become the norm. Seibold, who's worked at five-star hotels and restaurants in Germany, Switzerland, and Singapore, is...
‘Extensive’ New Vegan Menu Launches in Select UK Hospitals

‘Extensive’ New Vegan Menu Launches in Select NHS Hospitals

Hospitals in East Lancashire launched an “extensive vegan menu,” the Lancashire Telegraph reported. The changes were made as part of a campaign by The Vegan Society to improve vegan menu offerings in the public sector. The...
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UK Government Urged to Add More Vegan Meals to Schools and Hospitals

The Vegan Society has launched a new nationwide campaign, Catering for Everyone, which calls on UK citizens to reach out to their local council and ask them to provide more vegan options in the...
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2 Children’s Hospitals Remove Hot Dogs from Menu Following PCRM Health Campaign

This week, not one but two children's hospitals have removed processed meat hot dogs from their patient cafeterias. Riley Hospital for Children in Indiana and Kentucky Children's Hospital have made a move toward more...