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A Plant-Based Medicine Research Center Is Coming to Jamaica

A plant-based medicine research center could be about to open in Jamaica. The Jamaican Government has announced plans to establish the center, which will help to advance research into plant-based medicine. The opening of the center...
Why You Shouldn't Worry About the Lactose in Your Birth Control Pills if You're Vegan

Are Birth Control Pills Vegan (And Should You Take Them)?

In the past few years, veganism has become more popular among the masses. It's great news for the animals (and the planet and public health), but with it, as with anything circling mainstream media,...

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 who follows a Standard American Diet? A 2005 study that looked at the effects of lifestyle change in place...

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 food. However, with a significant rise in conscious consumers opting to purchase ethically, non-cruelty-free cosmetics and beauty products are...

Albert Einstein Medical Centre Ban Use of Live Pigs When Training for Emergencies

The Physician’s Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM) has announced the success of a campaign to stop a medical center using live pigs to train emergency medicine residents. The use of pigs to train medical residents...

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 Michael Klaper, diet is the major determinant, even more so than genetics. With a few exceptions, a professor once told...

Vegan Diet Helps Patients Manage Rheumatoid Arthritis, New Study Claims

Research published on 8th November in the Frontiers in Nutrition journal has implied that a vegan diet could be a key component in the treatment of rheumatoid arthritis. An author of the study, Bhawna Gupta,...

Code Blue: The New Hard Hitting Health Documentary Aims to ‘Redefine Medicine’

"Would you change your habits to live a longer, healthier life?" Whether your answer is an affirmative yes, a wavering maybe, or a resounding no the upcoming documentary Code Blue, which could be described as...