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225 Doctors Fight to Shut Down Live Animal Markets

225 Doctors Fight to Shut Down Live Animal Markets

Doctors are urging the U.S. Surgeon General to shut down live animal markets amid the current coronavirus outbreak. The Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM)—a nonprofit health organization of 12,000 physicians that promotes plant-based, preventative...
WHO Urged To Ban Live Animal Markets After Coronavirus

WHO Urged to Call For Ban on Live Animal Markets After Coronavirus

Activists are urging the World Health Organization (WHO) to call for a ban on live animal markets amid the coronavirus outbreak. A petition has emerged online, asking the WHO to call for an end to...
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Vegan Actor Pamela Anderson Says Breastfeeding Is Superior to Dairy Formula

While the Trump administration now denies that it fought against language in a measure from the World Health Organization to "protect, promote and support breastfeeding," around the world, the backlash is still rumbling through the...

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...
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WHO Urges Reduced Saturated Animal Fat Intake to Combat Cardiovascular Disease Epidemic

A new report from the World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended that both adults and children cut down on saturated fats, found in meat, dairy, and eggs. Saturated fats contribute to diseases, such as cardiovascular...
New Study Shows the Environmental Impact of the Egg Industry

How Eating Chicken Could (Seriously) Cause An Apocalypse

People often talk about the dangers of red meat but few are open to discussing the adverse effects of chicken, both internally and externally. It's hard to talk about because people love chicken — not fun...

US Medical Association Calls for a Ban on Processed Meat

The American Medical Association’s House of Delegates has called for hospitals to provide plant-based meals and eliminate processed meats from their menus. This is huge victory for the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine who have...